Principal: Mr. Michael Potwardski
AP for Safety, Security, and Organization: Ms. Lucia Lengua
Parent Coordinator: Ms. Donna Kelly
6th Grade: Discovery and Exploration Academy
This hub for 6th graders allows students to explore the middle school experience through rigor, discipline, creativity and culture aligned with the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Standards.
Assistant Principal: Ms. Michele Cohen
Student Support Specialist/Dean: Mr. Batista
Guidance Counselor: Ms. Pamela Paisley
7th Grade: Humanities and Performing Arts Academy
This academy showcases the talent in our youngsters with performances/displays in music, art, dance, poetry, and drama while continuing to engage students in academic rigor around the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Standards.
Assistant Principal: Mr. Lawrence Melamed
Student Support Specialist/Dean: Ms. Patricia Gooden
Guidance Counselor: Ms. Pamela Paisley and Ms. Raven Osborne
8th Grade: Renaissance Academy
This academy engages students in print and digital media. Students utilize elements of print and digital media to develop projects and displays in a student newsletter, video broadcast, and student comic book/magazine, while continuing to engage students in academic rigor around the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Standards. Student photographs from this academy are currently housed throughout the building and some are on display at John F. Kennedy International Airport-Terminal 4.
Assistant Principal: Dr. Jennifer Shirley-Brown
Student Support Specialist/Dean: Ms. Reid
Guidance Counselor: Ms. Raven Osborne