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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 […]

A Sneak Peek at Our New Building!

We are excited to share a sneak peek at our new building, currently under construction. We are very excited to see such progress, and for our new home to be ready soon! Be sure you’re following us on Instagram @NicotraCharter for our latest updates.

A Message from the President of ICS on an American Tragedy

Dear ICS Family, As a family of schools, as a community, and as a country, we are currently facing a time of shared outrage, uncertainty, pain, and responsibility. As a family of charter schools founded on the power of integration, we cannot be silent. As students, families, as a community and as humans, we grieve […]

Message from the Values Team

Dear ICS Family! While our world is facing an unprecedented crisis that has fundamentally upended our lives, creating uncertainty, anxiety and hardship, our commitment to our core values shows our strength as a community. In light of the current pandemic, we believe it is necessary to extend our compassion and gratitude for all you do!  […]

Important Announcement: Technology Pickup – Last Call!

Technology Pickup – Last Call! Beginning Monday, 3/23 through Wednesday, 3/25 from the hours of 10 AM-1 PM, any ICS student who is still in need of a laptop or has a broken device must now make an appointment to arrange for pick-up.   Appointments can be made by directly emailing Jeremy Zilinski, Director of Facilities & Security […]

Important Announcement: Regional Enrichment Centers

Regional Enrichment Centers (RECs) are currently being offered as places where the children of front-line workers (first responders, health care providers, transit workers, and other key personnel) can be safely cared for while their parents continue to serve the city in this time of need. Staffed by DOE employees and community-based organization partners, the centers […]