Category Archives: School life

Student Walkout

About 25 of our high school students participated in the Nationwide walkout on Wednesday, March 14 2018. As a school we believe we have a responsibility to help our students become leaders. We are looking for ways to connect our students to the broader community, build learning opportunities from students’ passions, weave current events into […]

CYSP Students did a fundraising for the firefighters at Station 21

Students did fundraising to provide a meal for the firefighters at Station 21. Afterwards,  they went to Monkey Joe’s for some physical fitness.  The students are Jalen, Amore, Kerah, Nevaeh, and Praise. Our wonderful parents also participated: Heather Bonds, Qeturah Russell-White, Paloma Walker, Christine Higginbotham, Patrice Rogers, and Taye Akinkuehinmi.  Elizabeth Wissel CYSP Mentor, Lead […]

History Month Program

In February, we celebrated African American  history. The celebration of Black  History  Month began as “Negro  History Week,” which was created in 1926 by Carter G. Woodson, a noted African American historian, scholar, educator, and publisher. It became a  month-long celebration in 1976. The  month of February was chosen to coincide with the birthdays of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln ( IMSA North took part […]