ICS to Host FREE English Classes for Adults

Integration Charter Schools is proud to announce that we are offering FREE English classes for adults. The classes will be held on Saturday mornings from 9 am – 2 pm and are for any individuals who want to improve their English.  Classes begin September 21st.  All are welcome, no need to RSVP – please join […]

Join Us at the Staten Island Black Heritage Day Parade

This year Integration Charter Schools will proudly march in the Staten Island Black Heritage Day parade on Saturday, September 21, 2019. The purpose of the Staten Island Black Heritage Family Day is to awaken the community to the dawn of a new day of hope and unity. This event is empowering and a way to […]

Welcome Back, Nicotra Knights!

Dear Students: Welcome to The Lois and Richard Nicotra Early College Charter High School (NECCS), Staten Island’s newest and most innovative high school! In partnership with St. John’s University, students can graduate with both a high school diploma and college credits. A career-focused curriculum allows students to choose between two pathways: Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice or […]

2019 Night of Champions’ Outstanding Teacher and Teaching Assistant!

Nicotra Early College has had an incredible first year in operations –and it’s only just the beginning! We are happy to announce that the 2019 Night of Champions’ Outstanding Teacher and Teacher Assistant of the Year is Elizabeth Roman and Samantha Perrone. Elizabeth Roman – Outstanding Teacher of the Year! Elizabeth Roman is a dedicated educator […]


NYC charter schools are in jeopardy of losing access to Vanguard — a service that allows charter schools to contact ALL NYC parents to let them know about ALL the education opportunities available to them. In recent weeks, the mayor and NYC public schools have signaled a major policy reversal that would limit NYC families’ […]

You’re Invited – ICS Baseball Game Fundraiser

This July, don’t miss your chance come out and support Integration Charter Schools with an exciting night of baseball at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark!  On July 19th, ICS will be holding a baseball game – fundraiser with the Staten Island Yankees! Along with the baseball game, the night will feature food, fun for the […]

School Closed 3/4

Due to the forecasted weather, school will be closed tomorrow, 3/4. School will resume on Tuesday, 3/5. Stay safe, and warm!

ICS Supports the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

They walked, they trembled, they made a difference! On Sunday, October 21st, ICS’s students and faculty took part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Midland Beach. Students from Lavelle Prep Charter School, New Ventures Charter School, and our newest member, Nicotra Early College Charter school braved the chilly weather and the harsh […]

Meet Our September Teacher and Teacher Assistant of the Month

We at Integration Charter Schools are beyond proud and honored to present our September Teachers and Teacher Assistants of the month. Jumping from one hurdle to the next, these educators definitely took the ICS core values to heart and beyond. The newest addition to ICS, The Lois and Richard Nictra Early College Charter School, have […]

Nicotra Early College Charter Officially Opens for Summer Classes 

And they’re off!     This July, the inaugural class of Nicotra Early College Charter School rejoiced as the school opened for its immersive summer session. Principal Zaza and the teaching staff of Nicotra Early College Charter School welcomed the new class to the school with a rousing promise of success and enrichment.    Nicotra Early College Charter School, known as “Nicotra” […]