StreetSquash Adds New Staff to Academics, College Access & Squash Departments

StreetSquash has added an additional three employees to its staff to core departments within the organization.   Brittni Ortiz, is our newest College Access & Transition Coordinator. KhatSaRa Bediako is an Academic Coordinator, and Joanne Schickerling joins StreetSquash as an Assistant Squash Professional.   In her role as College Access and Transition Coordinator, Brittni will […]

StreetSquash Retools Classrooms for 2022-2023

  StreetSquash is equal parts squash and equal parts academics, so it’s important to ensure that kids are comfortable in both spaces.    Previously, StreetSquash’s four classrooms featured mostly white walls, white tables, and white chairs. But with a new Academic team at the organization, they set out to change all that.   “These students […]

Where Are They Now: Raheem Logan

Raheem Logan found out about StreetSquash the same way many other students discover the program. He was 11-years-old in the school cafeteria at Thurgood Marshall Academy and heard a presentation from StreetSquash staff. He listened in along with his mom.   “I had no intention of trying it,” Logan said. “However, my mother was intrigued. […]