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Low-income students with dreams of attending one of New York City's specialized high schools will finally have an equal shot at admittance if new legislation is passed. State senators Jamaal T. Bailey, representing Norwood, and his colleague Toby Ann Stavisky introduced a legislative package geared at ...
The Bronx Science senior volleyball player was in need of an outlet for his pregame exuberance, so he decided broad jumping a chair on the Wolverine bench would be an appropriate way to vent that energy. And while it didn't go as well as Peng had planned — he failed to clear the chair as it collapsed ...

As far as high school sports go, it would not be the first one to come to mind. Probably not the second or third, either. Heck, it probably doesn't even register in the top five of competitive sports in city high schools. But handball, the quintessential city sport of past generations, is alive and well at Bronx Science ...
... public schools such as the Bronx High School of Science, Brooklyn Technical High School and Stuyvesant High School. Bailey, who graduated from Bronx Science, said he wants more city kids to get the chances he had. “Attending Bronx Science opened many doors that led to my success,” said Bailey.
Narae Song, a senior at the Bronx High School of Science, captured this sense of urgency and fear with a poster that read “How much am I worth?” referencing the monetary influence the National Rifle Association (NRA) holds in Washington. “I'm here because I think gun violence is disgusting,” Song said.
Attending the Bronx High School of Science not only afforded me a world-class education, but an incredible opportunity to attend school as part of a diverse student body. Unfortunately, many students from black and brown communities are denied that opportunity due to a lack of resources that is of no fault ...

Critics of the test used for admitting students to New York City's specialized high schools -- Brooklyn Tech, Stuyvesant, Bronx Science, and five others -- failed to properly assess this year's test and admission results because they yearned for a more robust increase in offers to black and Latino students, ...
Brian Josephson: Bronx Science valedictorian flips for gymnastics. By Leisha Majtan | April 6, 2018 @10:33 PM. SHARE. Our Scholar Athlete of the Week is tough competition. He's a state-ranked gymnast. And in school — he's earned top honors as The Bronx High School of Science's Valedictorian. NY1's Leisha Majtan ...
Bronx Science had just moments earlier closed out an impressive 25-14, 25-12 sweep of Truman High School to run their season record to 2-0. And while Science players high-fived their latest success, head coach Dan Skilins was none too happy. When approached after the Wolverines' latest win, Skilins ...
The Bronx Science head coach already had watched his Wolverines post 24 wins this season — a new school record — win the Bronx A South Division regular-season title by edging out old nemesis Mott Haven, and advance to the Public School Athletic League quarterfinals for the first time in quite awhile.
But only three schools — Stuyvesant High School, Brooklyn Technical High School and Bronx High School of Science — have to use the the test ... State lawmakers named Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Tech, Bronx Science and Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts as the city's first ...
By SIMONE JOHNSON. The Bronx High School of Science has given the world two Academy Award winners, which is impressive enough on its own. But add eight Nobel Prize winners, and it would be hard not realize Bronx Science might be on to something. The school at 75 W. 205th St., is celebrating its ...
"Let's choose young people who get into Stuyvesant and Brooklyn Tech and Bronx Science based on the totality of their talent and ability and potential, which is not determined just by a single test." De Blasio said the city has lobbied for the changes in Albany. But he blamed the Republican-controlled state ...
It had been two weeks since Bronx Science had knocked off Cardozo in their playoff opener, and the rust was showing in practice. “I thought we had a couple of really solid practices leading up to this game, but that one on Monday was not very special,” Mei said. “That layoff we had, that was on display.
Experts say that's true for the originial three specialized schools, Stuyvesant, Bronx Science and Brooklyn Tech, but that de Blasio could change the process for the other five. However, analysts say that could diminish the status of those schools. De Blasio has been criticized for not doing more to combat ...
Those high schools include: Brooklyn Technical High School; Stuyvesant High School; Brooklyn Latin School; Bronx High School of Science; the High School for Mathematics, Science and Engineering at City College; the High School of American Studies at Lehman College; and the Queens High School ...
But, since being elected, he has not made any significant effort to do that. (Changing the admissions process for the three original schools, Stuyvesant High School, the Bronx High School of Science and Brooklyn Tech, would require state legislation, which he has not pushed for.) Instead, the city has taken ...

On Thursday, February 22, Bronxites filled the auditorium of the Bronx High School of Science in Bedford Park to hear borough president Ruben Diaz, Jr. give his annual State of the Borough Address. The event started with a brief welcoming and invocation from Deputy Borough President Marricka ...
So said borough president Ruben Diaz Jr., taking the podium for his ninth state of the borough address last week at the Bronx High School of Science. “So far, we've done great things,” Diaz said, dapper in a trim suit and red tie. “I stand here proud to report that we executed a transformative agenda that has ...
... the specialized high school banner, the big three remain the Bronx High School of Science, Brooklyn Technical High School and Stuyvesant High School. ... One alum, who graduated from Bronx Science in the early 1990s and didn't want to be named, said that he dealt with prejudice at the school during ...
The teacher, Jon Cruz, 34, had coached the debate team at the Bronx High School of Science for close to a decade, and had more recently become a social studies teacher at the school. He was arrested in March 2015 after the F.B.I. discovered that he had been communicating online and via text message ...
These high schools include Stuyvesant High School, Queens Science at York College; High School of Math, Science and Engineering at City College; Bronx High School of Science; Staten Island Technical High School; High School for American Studies at Lehman College; Brooklyn Technical High School ...
We gained admission to Stuyvesant, Bronx Science and Brooklyn Tech, and for years, the number of Black and Latino students attending the elite schools increased. I have numbers of friends and associates who went to Stuyvesant, Science and Tech. My Bronx High School of Science yearbook from over ...
After attending Bronx High School of Science, she started at the Ivy League school and became a biology major — and was a pre-med student — but soon found herself, “completely obsessed in the best possible way with the medium of theater.” Growing up in New York, she has warm memories of seeing ...
The Bronx: Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will deliver his address on Thursday, Feb. 22 at the Bronx High School of Science, 75 West 205th St. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. and the program begins at 11:30 a.m. RSVP here. Manhattan: Borough President Gale Brewer will hold her address on Sunday, Feb.
Barton Allen was looking for a spark, something that would jolt the Bronx Science boys basketball program out of its collective funk that resulted in a 4-13 campaign a year ago. He wasn't sure what he was looking for until he saw Alex Halpern practicing with the school's junior varsity program back in the fall.
With Lopez down, it's time for Bronx Science to go West. Posted Friday, January 12, 2018 12:01 am. Georgia McKay gets set to toss up a free throw in Bronx Science's 51-22 victory over South Bronx last week. Teammate Sarang West (13, ... Sarang West is hard to miss once she takes the floor for Bronx Science.
Barton Allen was looking for a spark, something that would jolt the Bronx Science boys basketball program out of its collective funk that resulted in a 4-13 campaign a year ago. He wasn't sure what he was looking for until he saw Alex Halpern practicing with the school's junior varsity program back in the fall.
On the hour-long trip from my public high school on the outskirts of the South Bronx to a college prep program in lower Manhattan, I see the Bronx Science students get off the train at 86th or 59th Street. Later, after two hours of supplemental instruction in math and English, my friends and I will take the train ...
Being inducted in the Bronx High School of Science hall of fame is a tremendous personal honor for me,” said Ronald Lauder, who graduated in 1961. “My time at Bronx Science played a major role in the way I approach my business, philanthropic and political lives. It is quite humbling to be recognized by ...
Leonard Lauder and his brother, Ronald Lauder, have held leadership positions in organizations from the World Jewish Congress to the Council on Foreign Relations — but they'll soon add to their accomplishments with an induction into the Bronx High School of Science Hall of Fame as part of the school's ...
But not in the case of the Bronx Science girls basketball team, which boasts a trio of freshmen who have helped the Wolverines jump out to a 4-0 start to the season. In their latest effort late last week, the threesome of Carolina Lopez, Sarang West and Lucy Del Deo combined for 39 points and 17 rebounds ...
The Brooklyn-based Tigers had to make the trek north (and west) to take on seventh-seeded Bronx Science in the second round of the Public School Athletic League playoffs. But because no school buses were available for the trip, the 10th-seeded Tigers were forced to use mass transit, needing a ...
A longtime New York City coach has been fired for a poorly conceived joke used during a practice. As reported by the New York Daily News, Bronx Science track and cross country coach Ken Miller was fired in September after telling his female runners to, “run like a rapist was chasing them,” during a ...
Daniel Skilins has been the head coach of the Bronx Science girls volleyball team for six seasons now. And to get a gauge on how successful his Wolverines have been, just consider his answer to the question, “When was the last time you lost a regular-season game?” “I'm not sure, but I don't think we've ...
The teacher, Jon Cruz, 34, had coached the debate team at the Bronx High School of Science for close to a decade, and had more recently become a social studies teacher at the school. He was arrested in March 2015 after the F.B.I. discovered that he had been communicating online and via text message ...
... role of Peter Parker by attending the Bronx High School of Science for two days, fooling his fellow students with a fake name and accent. (Holland is originally from the UK.) As a model for an institution that can turn out budding scientists and “man in the chair” hackers, Bronx Science was a worthy choice.
Halfway through his senior year at the Bronx High School of Science, Arun Bishop received an unexpected request. He was sitting in the principal's ... At the beginning of February 2016, Holland arrived at Bronx Science and met Bishop in the courtyard before school started. The pair got to know each other ...
Holland was sent undercover to The Bronx High School of Science last year to study for his role as a teen genius from Queens attending the fictional but similarly themed Midtown School of Science and Technology in "Spider-Man: Homecoming," according to Business Insider. Marvel Studios contacted the ...
Students and educators began to tell stories of alleged rude interactions by Jahoda, which also reportedly occurred at her previous post at the Bronx High School of Science. In the months-long fight, different members of the school community got involved in the process in the form of rallies, sit-ins, petitions ...
... for me and my brother and my mom,” said Talukder's 15-year-old son Rafi, who is a student at the prestigious Bronx High School of Science.
The Brooklyn-based Tigers had to make the trek north (and west) to take on seventh-seeded Bronx Science in the second round of the Public ...
... Bronx High School of Science and Brooklyn Technical High School, .... In addition, Brooklyn Tech, Bronx Science and Stuyvesant maintain ...
Claire Glendening (23) is one of six Bronx Science seniors who have neer experienced defeat in a regular season game in their careers.
... School, Bronx High School of Science and Brooklyn Technical High School. ... That group, now juniors at Stuyvesant and Bronx Science, ...
Kenny Miller, a coach at the Bronx High School of Science, was fired ... at Bronx Science," a runner on the team told the New York Post Friday.
Bronx Science's Kateryna Slinchenkova unleashes one of her eight kills in the Wolverines' straight-set victory over neighborhood-rival Clinton ...
The teacher, Jon Cruz, 34, had coached the debate team at the Bronx High School of Science for close to a decade, and had more recently ...
... at the Bronx High School of Science, Arun Bishop received an unexpected ... (Full disclosure: I also attended Bronx Science, but I have yet to ...
“I just knew that it wasn't anyone good,” the Bronx High School of Science student told supporters at a meeting held in October at St. Marks ...


 

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