New Ventures News

New Ventures “Drive-Through” Graduation Ceremony

On Monday, June 29th, New Ventures held it’s first-ever drive-through graduation in lieu of our traditional ceremony. Our team was overwhelmed with emotion to see the number of cars lined up in the Corporate Commons lot, each filled with families and friends waiting to share in the special moment with their graduate. We are so […]

A Message from the President of ICS on an American Tragedy

Dear ICS Family, As a family of schools, as a community, and as a country, we are currently facing a time of shared outrage, uncertainty, pain, and responsibility. As a family of charter schools founded on the power of integration, we cannot be silent. As students, families, as a community and as humans, we grieve […]

Assemblyman Fall Joins ICS Students In Virtual Q&A Session

We are proud to announce that our first virtual Q&A session at Integration Charter Schools was a success! On Wednesday, June 3rd, Charles Fall, member of the New York State Assembly, joined in a video call with nearly 300 ICS high school students and teachers to discuss important current events in both our state and […]

Message from the Values Team

Dear ICS Family! While our world is facing an unprecedented crisis that has fundamentally upended our lives, creating uncertainty, anxiety and hardship, our commitment to our core values shows our strength as a community. In light of the current pandemic, we believe it is necessary to extend our compassion and gratitude for all you do!  […]

Important Announcement: Technology Pickup

Technology Pickup – Last Call! Beginning Monday, 3/23 through Wednesday, 3/ 25 from the hours of 10AM-1PM, any ICS student who is still in need of a laptop or has a broken device must now make an appointment to arrange for pick-up.   Appointments can be made by directly emailing Jeremy Zilinski, Director of Facilities & Security at jzilinski@integrationcharterschools.org. […]

Important Announcement: Regional Enrichment Centers

Regional Enrichment Centers (RECs) are currently being offered as places where the children of front-line workers (first responders, health care providers, transit workers, and other key personnel) can be safely cared for while their parents continue to serve the city in this time of need. Staffed by DOE employees and community-based organization partners, the centers […]

IMPORTANT: A Message From The Principal

Dear Families and Students, We are reaching out today to share information about our distance learning education. We are committed to keeping the learning going by using a program called “Google Hangout.” This program can be easily accessed by students using the Google Classroom program they use on a regular basis. Teachers will send a […]

IMPORTANT: Free Internet Access Through Spectrum

Recognizing that not all households have Internet access, we are asking that families notify our school if their homes are not equipped to participate in distance learning. Please know that Spectrum is offering free broadband and Wi-Fi access during New York school closures. To enroll, call 1-844-488-3898.

IMPORTANT: Integration Charter Schools Closure

In light of yesterday’s mayoral announcement and the COVID-19 pandemic, beginning tomorrow, Monday 3/16, all ICS schools will be closed. We expect that our schools will re-open on Monday, April 20th. Students should NOT report to school. Breakfast and lunch will be available for pick up Monday through Friday from 10-11 am at 1 Teleport […]