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The Urban Scholars Community School: A school on the Rise.
The Urban Scholars Community School, (PS 463) is one of 21 schools designated as a Rise School and transitioning out of the Renewal Schools Program. With a focus on social-emotional needs and the development of a “one-stop shop” for families, the school community has seen incredible gains over the last three years. As a Rise School, Urban Scholars Community School receive targeted support to build on the progress they’ve made and continue providing their students and families with a supportive, welcoming and rigorous learning environment.
IGNITE! EMPOWER! TRANSFORM! Episode 68
Hosea James Givan II chats with Debra Jones and Ivonne Torres, the administrators at P.S. 463 in the South Bronx. The episode also includes comments from two teachers: Maria Bisono and Monique Dunlop, as well as footage of early morning and lunchtime activities.
Fyrezone Ent Presents: Heart of the Bronx
Community School District 12 is located in the center of the Bronx with a total of 33 schools in the district. Because of its location, and how it borders nearly every other school district in the Bronx, CSD 12 has deemed itself "The Heart of the Bronx." In collaboration with FYREZONE, I.S. 190, and M.S. 318, we developed the Heart of the Bronx song. An anthem that every Bronxnite can relate to. No matter the age, race, or creed, this song is a represation for all people. We hope that this song can unite people and show the rest of the world the beauty the Bronx has to offer. Production/Brent Toussaint Executive Producer: Bud Ramsay/Fyrezone Ent Songwriters: Bud Ramsay, Moises Sohondo & Jenny Vocals: Principal C Mckenzie I.S. 190, Serenity Ingram & Moises Sohondo AKA YoungMo