STEM Summer in the City, and Upcoming Meetings

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STEM Summer in the City
From the DOE: Apply now to STEM Summer in the City, a free program designed to provide current 2nd – 10th graders the opportunity for an innovative, engaging, and fun summer learning program designed specifically around science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
In addition to weekly STEM challenges, involving coding & game design, developing engineering solutions and inventing with robotics, the program also includes enrichment opportunities in the Arts, Physical Education and includes trips to NYC cultural institutions.
  • Students are accepted into this program via a lottery.
  • Program runs from July 7, 2016 to August 11, 2016
  • Monday through Thursdays from 8:30 – 2:30 (the only Friday scheduled is July 8, 2016)
  • Breakfast and lunch are included
  • Metrocards are provided
  • There are two sites in each borough, one for the elementary program and the other for middle and high school students.
Elementary School Sites
Bronx: Fairmont Neighborhood School
Brooklyn: P.S. 006
Manhattan: P.S. 166 The Richard Rodgers School of The Arts and Technology
Queens: P.S. 182 Samantha Smith
Staten Island: P.S. 069 Daniel D. Tompkins
Middle and High School Sites
Bronx: Bronx High School of Science
Brooklyn: I.S. 096 Seth Low
Manhattan: Art and Design High School 
Queens: Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School
Staten Island: Ralph R. McKee Career and Technical Education High School
CEC Business Meeting
  • May 11th, 6:00 pm, 166 Essex St. (PS 20)
CCHS Meeting
  • The Citywide Council on High Schools will hold a Calendar and Business meeting on May 11th. Notice and translation here.
  • 6:00 pm, High School of Art and Design, 245 E. 56th St., NY, NY 10022 (Auditorium)