Lavelle Prep News

Lavelle Prep Ranked In U.S. News And World Report’s 2021 Best High Schools List

Once again, Lavelle Prep is proud to announce that our high school has been ranked amongst nearly 24,000 of the top educational institutions in the nation, according to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 Best High Schools list. “The methodology for identifying the top-ranked Best High Schools was developed with a core principle in mind: that the […]

Lavelle Prep High School Hosts Virtual Homecoming

On Monday, April 26th, Lavelle Prep Upper held our annual homecoming, inviting alumni to speak to students about their high school experiences and transition into college. Due to the ongoing pandemic, it was the first year hosted virtually, with over one hundred guests in attendance. We were grateful to have more than twenty-five ambassadors join […]

Community Support Helps Make Remote Learning a Success at Lavelle Prep!

Nearly a year has passed since Integration Charter Schools first implemented distance learning into our classroom model due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout this time, we as an organization have been challenged to create a sense of normalcy for our students, providing them with the education they need to become outstanding leaders of tomorrow. Doing so from […]

Lavelle Prep Reopening Plans – Updated March 6

*Elementary Reopening Plan* Dear Families,  We hope this message finds you safe and healthy.  As stated in our last message, we explained we were planning for reopening for in-person instruction on, or after, March 8th.  Our plan now is to officially resume in-person instruction for grades K-5 on March 15th (Every Monday), and 6-8 on […]

In-Person Learning Suspended Until at Least March 8, 2021

Dear Families: I hope this email finds you safe and healthy.  As you may remember, in January we updated you that all Integration Charter Schools (“ICS”) will be closed for in-person learning until at least February 22, 2021. Due to the consistent number of positive COVID-19 cases on Staten Island, we have made the difficult decision […]

Full Circle: From Student to Teacher

One of our greatest achievements here at Integration Charter Schools is following up with our former students, and seeing where their futures have led. For one former Lavelle Prep student, Demie Medley, we don’t have to look too far — as she is now in her first year of teaching at Lavelle Prep Elementary. Upon […]

In-person learning suspended until at least February 22, 2021

Dear Families: As you know, in December we updated you that all Integration Charter Schools (“ICS”) will be closed for in-person learning until at least January 19, 2021.  Due to the continuously increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases on Staten Island, we have made the difficult decision to prolong our closure for in-person learning until […]

Lavelle Prep Welcomed Officer Max Mueller as Guest Speaker

This month, our students eagerly welcomed Max Mueller, an officer from the 79th precinct located in Bedford Stuyvesant Brooklyn, to speak to our student body on behalf of the New York City Police Department. Since every school is having meaningful conversations as we are Looking at ICS Values through a Race Lens, and as we […]