Lavelle Prep News

Schools to Remain Closed Until January 19th.

Dear Families: I hope this email finds you safe, healthy, and warm. As you know, in November we announced that all Integration Charter Schools (“ICS”) will be closed for in-person learning until at least January 4, 2021.  Due to the continuously increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases on Staten Island, we have made the difficult decision […]

Words of Advice from our HS Graduates

As remote learning continues in New York State education, students have fortunately found it easier to adjust to the switch between in-person and electronic classroom instruction. However, we recognize that there are still parents and students struggling with what has become the norm. To help with this, we reached out to former graduates of Integration […]

Lavelle Prep Students Crack the Case of Phineas Gage

This week, our 7th grade ELA classes at Lavelle Prep played the role of medical doctors, psychologists, and historians from around the globe while studying the many conundrums in the case of Phineas Gage.  In their mock investigations, students recounted the events leading up to Gage’s accident, in which a large iron rod pierced his […]

Road Map to College for ELL Parents of ELL High School Seniors

AUDIENCE Parents and families of English Language Learners (ELLs) HIGH SCHOOL SENIORSIn these workshops we will discuss the role that parents take in assisting, guiding and supporting their child through the financial aid and college application process.  WORKSHOPS WILL BE OFFERED IN: CHINESE, ENGLISH, HAITIAN CREOLE, RUSSIAN, AND SPANISH TOPICS ADDRESSED WILL BE: Part 1:  Helping […]

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: In-Person Learning Temporarily Suspended

Dear Families: As you may be aware, there has been a rapid rise of positive COVID-19 cases here on Staten Island. The risks that come along with in-person learning are also increasing, so we have made the difficult decision to temporarily suspend in-person learning effective this Monday, November 16 at least until Monday, November 30th (the Monday […]

Thank You Richmond County Kiwanis

https://vimeo.com/user125674262/review/478586165/5ee1637f0e Please enjoy our thank-you video for the Richmond County Kiwanis Club backpacks full of supplies for ALL our elementary school students. We would like to specially thank past president Michele Geresi, current president Fran Reali, and first vice-president Helene Caruso Irvine for choosing our students for this amazing first-lady project!

Two LP High School Students Stress the Importance of Voting

We are very proud of high school students, Jahmya Padilla and Jazmyn Padilla, who were recently featured in Councilwoman Debi Rose’s Instagram video. The video showcased Staten Island’s young people coming together to discuss the importance of voting. You can view the video clip, here! Don’t forget to exercise your right vote on Election Day, […]