On February 15, the staff organized a surprise congratulatory assembly for Dr. Kappen honoring her Schloss award in the main gymnasium. We managed to keep it a secret from her and she was greeted by a raucous crowd of students and staff. A short video was played with congratulations by a variety of staff and students.Uploaded Feb 15, 2017 to Enriched Curriculum, Educational Resources, and 4 more
The highlight of the holiday season for the Readiness children is the annual sing-a-long. Santa Claus arrives during the event and greets the children from the roof and later gives them presents.Uploaded Dec 20, 2017 to Programs, Media Gallery, and 6 more
At NYISE, we celebrate it with a parade up and down Pelham Parkway and a mobility related scavenger hunt. Parents are encouraged to attend and participate and many walk proudly with their children. Prior to the parade, the student make posters and signs to carry during the parade. The children look forward to the event and enjoy being stars of the parade each year.Uploaded Oct 16, 2017 to Media Gallery, Student Life, and 5 more
Adam Balkin, Technology reporter for NY1 discusses the NYISE Technology Program.Uploaded Feb 08, 2017 to Enriched Curriculum, Educational Resources, and 3 more
Aolani Cruz and Isabelle Dos Santos sing Silent Night at the Church of the Intercession at their annual reading of "A Visit from Saint Nicholas". The book was read by WABC's News Anchor Sade Baderinwa.Uploaded Dec 19, 2016 to Enriched Curriculum, Music, and 2 more
A compilation of photos from past school Thanksgiving celebrations from 2010 to the 2016. Video playing to the song "That's What Friends Are For" - Piano Solo by Burt Bacharach
MeMoves is a multi-media program using a combination of music, movement and images. It is organized into 3 categories: Joy, Calm and Focus. The program is designed to increase attention and calmness in as little as two minutes. MeMoves can be shown on the Smart Board or a computer monitor. The students mirror the simple, geometric shapes performed by the people on the screen. Using MeMoves just a few minutes each day is shown to decrease stress, improve mood and enhance the ability to focus and self-regulate. It is designed to be used as a shared activity.
Kelsey Lora sings this remarkable version of "For Good" from the Broadway musical "Wicked". It was amazing and inspirational to all the graduates and staff. Thank you Kelsey for sharing your wonderful talents and know that you have changed us also. To the you we say, start each day believing in your dreams. Know without a doubt that you were made for great things.Uploaded Jun 22, 2017 to Your Gift Matters, Enriched Curriculum and Schermerhorn