P.S. 15Q: The Lemon Face Challenge

The Lemon Face Challenge was created to raise funds to combat diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas (DIPG), an oft-terminal form of cancer in the brainstem that most commonly affects children aged 5 to 9 years old. The Lemon Face Challenge was started by 11-year-old Aubreigh Nicholas, who was diagnosed with DIPG in September. Her charity, Aubreigh’s […]

Celebrate the Arts in District 29 | May 19, 2018

HELP US CELEBRATE THE ARTS IN DISTRICT 29! MAY 19, 2O18 SPRINGFIELD GARDENS EDUCATIONAL COMPLEX 143-10 SPRINGFIELD BLVD, SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NY 11413 10 AM – 1 PM LIVE BAND, FOOD, AND ART EXHIBITION INTERACTIVE PERFORMANCE BY BROOKLYN RAGA MASSIVE’S RAGA CUBANA FUTURE ARTS INITIATIVE (FAI)Community School District 29 has been awarded a 4-Year USDOE Grant […]

I.S. 59Q: Reflection on National School Walkout Day

It’s been slightly over a month since Wednesday, March 14th’s #National School Walkout Day, but the I.S. 59Q scholars will remember it for quite a while. Carrying posters and chanting against gun violence, and for the safety of children and youth while walking around the school, supported by parents and staff; made a lasting impression on […]