Media Internships – Summer 2018

This summer Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science has 2 media interns. They are responsible for managing our two social media sites, documenting our summer, and producing 1 video per week based on agreed upon themes. They are both rising seniors and incredibly hard workers. Here are their first two videos – the first week’s theme was…

Reflections from this Year

Michael Steele is the Gr 6-12 Program Manager – Leadership Development and Instructional Support with the Early College Initiative at the City University of New York. Michael is also a brilliant educator. I appreciate having Michael’s guidance  to brainstorm middle school ideas with.   He sent around the following reflection this morning – and it speaks to…

HLAS – High School Graduation!

It seems like every week we celebrate the academic achievements of the Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science Students – and we do – because they deserve it. Today we celebrate their high school graduation!  

8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony – Photos

Below is a slideshow from our moving up celebration that took place earlier today. It was a beautiful tribute to the hard work of our staff, teachers, parents and students. We are all very proud of the student’s dedication to their education and all of their accomplishments.        

8th Grade Moving Up Ceremony – Video

Our 8th graders moved up to 9th grade today! It was a beautiful celebration of their accomplishments and hard work – now we are looking forward to them continuing on their journey as ECI students. As Principal Nick Paarlberg said, “the first step was walking through the door as a 6th grader, this is the…

Graduation 2018

Take a look at these photographs from graduation on May 31st (check out the Hostos Graduation page on Facebook for more)! Our brilliant students make us proud!

What exactly is an ECI school?

ECI = Early College Initiative. A description from the ECI/CUNY website is below. Click HERE for the website. Early college schools are based on the belief that all students deserve a high-quality education that adequately prepares them for college-level work. The Early College Initiative (ECI) at The City University of New York (CUNY) supports seventeen…

Middle School Week

The new Middle School Intensive Week was created in January 2018 to give students pride about the very rich cultural and historical capital that is part of their legacy in the South Bronx.  We also wanted them to begin to see themselves in the history of Hostos and the South Bronx and for students to…