StreetSquash Celebrates National College Application Week

Last month, StreetSquash staff and participants came together to partake in College Application Week. The national event takes place annually from October 21-25, and aims to ensure all high school seniors have the chance to apply to post-secondary programs. A record number of high schools across New York City participated in this year’s College Application […]

November’s Students of the Month

Starting this month, StreetSquash began recognizing two participants as our Students of the Month – one participant from our Harlem site, and one participant from our Newark site. For the past 20 years, we’ve watched our participants grow and thrive every single day. Now, we are excited to keep celebrating their hard work and achievements […]

REACH Week Takes Over at StreetSquash

In October, StreetSquash participants and staff got together in recognition of REACH Week. Curious what REACH Week is? We’ve got the breakdown. What is REACH? At StreetSquash, we hope our participants will grow into Resilient, Engaged, Accountable, Connected, and Healthy adults. We believe these five characteristics ensure our participants are capable of choosing their own […]

StreetSquash Makes History at Urban Individual Nationals

Dear StreetSquash Community, This past weekend, I had the pleasure of joining 78 StreetSquash students at the 17th Annual Urban Individual Nationals at Amherst and Williams Colleges. Hosted by the Squash and Education Alliance (SEA), StreetSquash was one of 18 squash and education programs represented in the event, with over 450 student-athletes competing in the annual tournament. […]