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Channel View School For Research News
|The Channel View School for Research has introduced a new way to conduct Parent Teacher Association monthly meetings and celebrate family and community at the same time. So far, the “Family Cultural Nights” have included potluck dinners, board game tournaments, demonstrations from the Cadawan Martial Arts School and trivia tournaments. Breaking out the board games are, left to right: Martin Robinson, Nathaniel Jean-Pierre, Malcolm Robinson, Chris Frey and Justin Frey.
The turnout was great for the three events.
Channel View School for Research Principal Pat Tubridy and members of her teaching staff attended the New Schools Initiative weekend retreat on April 22-23 in Manhattan, where they had the opportunity to enjoy lunch and informal discussion with New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein. Pictured left to right: James Groff, Vivian Carter, Chancellor Klein, Principal Tubridy, Kerri Walsh, Barbara Mannion, Sam Innes and Denise Harper.
Enjoying her third outing to the PTA Family Cultural Night is Christina, sister of sixth grader Nathaniel Jean-Pierre, and her mom, Amanda Colon. Joining them at the event were: Jamilah Sanders and Yolanda Robinson (mother of Martin and Malcolm Robinson).
The Connect Four players assembled, left to right: Isaac Hamilton, brother of sixth grader Sara Hamilton, Maria Pinto mother of sixth grader Elena Pinto and eighth grader Giovanni Pinto) and Marguerite Hamilton (mother of Isaac and Sarah Hamilton).
One of the leaders of the CVSR Multicultural Club, ninth grader Stephanie Montalvo (far right). Stephanie’s sister, Keila, is on her left.