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Partnerships

Community School 111Q Jacob Blackwell offers scholars in Pre-Kindergarten to 8th Grade partnerships aligned to the school goals.

 Programs/Partnerships at Community School 111Q

Framework for Community Schools Legend, CEP Metric:

Rigorous Instruction (RI), Supportive Environment (SE), Collaborative Teachers (CT),

Effective School Leadership (ESL), Strong Family Community Ties (SFCT)

 


Community

Partner

Grade/

Audience

Days and Dates

Program Goals

Framework for Community Schools

Center for Supportive Schools

CS111Q Lead CBO

All grades, families, and staff

All year

Serve scholars and families through committed work with Collective Impact partners and schools

SFCT

ESL

SE

 

Alvin Ailey Dance Kids

2nd and 5th

Mondays and Tuesdays, Fall 2018

Impact scholars through African dance and drumming using curriculum-based residencies

RI

SE

SFCT

Asthma Case Management Program (ACMP)

Referred scholars, all grades

All year

Reduce the burden of asthma related illnesses.

SFCT

SI

College Access   For All

6th-8th

In class sessions

 

Educate middle school scholars about college and career choices.

SI

RI

Counseling in Schools (CIS):

Referred scholars

All year

Provide mental health support for the general scholar body.

SFCT

SI

Jacob A. Riis Settlement House COMPASS/SONYC

K-8th

All year

Provide after-school programming to support scholar academic and social development.

SFCT

RI

SI

The Leadership Program

3rd-5th

ELT and afterschool

Once a week, all year

Promote positive behavior and self-advocacy through mentoring, spoken word, and martial arts.

RI

SI

Learning through an Expanded Arts Program (LEAP)

Pre K

All year

 

Align art and theater during afterschool to further support classroom learning.

CT

RI

 

LEAP Arts Grant

2nd-4th

(ELL and SWD Students)

Twice a week, 12 week program, starting January 2019

Combine classroom learning with arts, theater, and music to enhance English comprehension. Performance culmination.

RI

SE

CT

SFCT

Lincoln Center

6th-8th

Parents

In class sessions

Family trips

Create and question art with experiential lessons and exploration. Expose scholars/families to cultural sites & exhibitions.

SFCT

CT

RI

Museum of Moving Images

5th Grade

Once a Week

Animation

RI

 

Thurgood Marshall Junior Mock Trial

7th-8th

In class sessions

Mock trials utilized to teach scholars to defend or prosecute cases.

RI

 

Peer Group Connection

6th and 8th

All Year

Conflict Resolution

Team Building. This leadership course leverages 8th graders as peer leaders and mentors for 6th  graders, strengthening relationships across grades.

SI

Reading Rescue

K-2nd

All year

Daily

One-on-one intervention propelling struggling scholars to grade-level readers.

RI

SE

CT

Scholar Government

6-8

October - June

Build Leadership Skills

SI

Smile Dentist

All grades

Bi-annual visit (Sept,  Dec)

Provide free bi-yearly dental screening/cleaning.

SI

Studio in a School (SiaS)

 

3rd-5th

6 week program, Fall 2018

Provide young scholars with practical art and cooking skills.

CT

RI

SI

Citibank Field Day

All grades,

Families

Once a year

Provide an all-day, end-of-year field day for all scholars.

SE

SFCT

Food Bank of NYC Food Pantry

All grades,

Families

Twice a week, all year

Food pantry items (shelf stable foods and toiletries) for families.

SE

SFCT

NYC Kids Rise

K

Workshops

Encourage families of K scholars to enlist in college savings program.

SE

SFCT

Parent Engagement Periods

Parents, Families, Teachers

Once a week per teacher

Collaborate with families via in person meetings, calls and texts, Jupiter, Kinvolved, letters, website use, etc.

SFCT

SI

Shubert Foundation/ MTI Broadway Junior

6th – 8th grade scholars

Twice a week

Provide scholars with the skills and resources to produce a Broadway Jr. Performance.

SE

CT

Warby Parker Vision Screenings

All grades

Once a year

Examine scholars’ eyesight and provide glasses as needed.

SE