Lavelle Prep News

Lavelle Prep’s After School Program Expands Enrollment to include Elementary Students

Lavelle Prep’s current after-school program offerings have now expanded to include opportunities for elementary school students. Similarly structured to Lavelle Prep’s current DYCD Middle School Afterschool program, two classes of 17 students participate in afterschool activities each day, at no cost to Lavelle Prep families. Eligible students who expressed interest in the program were selected […]

Lavelle Prep Students Spread Holiday Cheer At Eger Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center

On Wednesday November 29th, Lavelle Preparatory Charter School’s elementary, middle and high school students performed holiday classics and spread holiday cheer for the elderly residents at Eger Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Under the direction of elementary music and chorus teacher Jessica Bruschi, high school music teacher Kyle Fackrell, and after school music and ELA teacher […]

Lavelle Prep & New Ventures Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Each October, ICS is proud to support the community’s efforts in spreading Breast Cancer Awareness. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, Lavelle Prep and New Ventures participated in the Making Strides of Staten Island Breast Cancer Walk on Sunday, October 15th. Lavelle’s event organizer teacher Amy Byrne reflected, “In a joint effort between Lavelle Prep […]

Lavelle Prep Students Collect 680 Items for Project Hospitality

In part of Lavelle Prep’s continued community outreach efforts, October’s food drive for Project Hospitality resulted in the collection of 680 food items. Project Hospitality’s mission is to, “reach out to community members who are hungry, homeless or otherwise in need in order to work with them to achieve their self-sufficiency — thereby enhancing the […]

Lavelle Prep Partners with the New York Jets to Tackle Bullying

Lavelle Prep is proud to have partnered with the New York Jets’ “Jets Tackle Bullying” program through the STOMP Out Bullying efforts. Stomp Out bullying is the leading national anti-bullying and cyberbullying organization for kids and teens. Each week, Lavelle Prep will select middle and high school students whom have exhibited “upstander” behavior to honor […]

Lavelle Prep Elementary Now Provides Orton-Gillingham to Every Student

Effective for the 2017-2018 academic year, Lavelle Prep Elementary has proudly extended the Orton-Gillingham “OG” instructional experience to all students. As a result of this expansion, elementary students in grades 3 through 5 now receive instruction utilizing OG strategies three times a week in a whole class setting. The Orton-Gillingham Approach to reading and literacy […]

Lavelle Prep Celebrates 6th Annual International Day

Lavelle Prep’s 6th International Day Celebration was a Huge Hit By students Kyrah McFarlane and Dominique Santora On Wednesday, March 21st, Lavelle Prep hosted its 6th Annual International Day. The event featured, many different types of food and cultures. People portrayed their culture in various creative ways including through dances, food, and even clothing. 6th […]