Category Academics

StreetSquash Retools Classrooms for 2022-2023

[ngg src="galleries" ids="15" display="basic_imagebrowser"]  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...
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Rising Junior Earns College Credit at Notre Dame

[caption id="attachment_22797" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Khissaiyia (left) on the campus of Notre Dame[/caption] Early in July, one of our students Khissaiyia S. who wants to become a lawyer had an opportunity to go to the campus of Notre Dame to take a law class for college credit. Khissaiyia will be...
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PIX 11 Covers StreetSquash

On Thursday, June 9, local NY news station WPIX came to StreetSquash to highlight the program. See the package that Monica Morales put together below. Click here to see the story on the WPIX website.  
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Tutoring Program Significantly Improves Student Performance

[caption id="attachment_22465" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Osiris (left) holding a trophy following a win at the Apawamis Club Bronze Tournament[/caption] StreetSquash isn’t just an after school program that gives students a place to go in the afternoons. The organization is fully invested in the success of its students. If anyone...
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