New Ventures News

All NV Evening Classes Canceled 3/7

All New Ventures evening classes are cancelled today, March 7th. Students will be dismissed from fieldwork. Any parents or students who have concerns about transportation home from fieldwork, please contact the school immediately. Stay safe and warm!

Our First Culinary Arts Program

New Ventures Charter school is exciting to participate in our Culinary Arts Program, sponsored in part by the Kozy Shack Puddin’ Kids 1st Vincent Gruppuso Foundation. The program includes a variety of thematic educational courses and experiential hands-on learning, which takes place at the South Fin Grill on Staten Island. Examples of innovative coursework for participating […]

John W. Lavelle Preparatory and New Ventures Charter schools joint graduation

Source: “John W. Lavelle Preparatory and New Ventures Charter schools joint graduation” by HILTON FLORES. Updated on June 28, 2017 at 11:08 PM Posted on June 28, 2017 at 10:00 PM Web link STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On Wednesday, John W. Lavelle Preparatory School and New Ventures Charter School hosted a joint 2017 graduation commencement ceremony at The Hilton […]

Lavelle Prep and New Ventures’ 7th Annual “Night of Champions” Gala

For Immediate Release: Press Contact: Mary Cottingham Project Coordinator Lavelle Prep and New Ventures Charter Schools 347-855-2238 EXT 359 Lavelle Prep and New Ventures Charter Schools to host annual “Night of Champions” Gala STATEN ISLAND, NY – Lavelle Prep and New Ventures will host its 7th Annual “Night of Champions” Gala on Wednesday, June […]

New Ventures’ 1st Annual Internship Breakfast

New Ventures Charter School hosted its 1st Annual Internship Breakfast on Thursday, May 19th. The event focused on thanking current internship partners and recruiting potential mentors. Guests heard from this year’s students and internship partner Deputy Borough President Ed Burke who shared his enthusiasm for the program.   “Without our sponsors continuous support and dedication, this program would […]

Free Microsoft Software for Students and Families

Starting February 4th, 2016,  parents and guardians will be able to download Microsoft software from, at no cost, on up to five of their family’s computers and five of their family’s tablets, smart phones, or other mobile devices. Much of this software has education-specific content that supports our students’ academic improvement. In addition, familiarity […]

Welcome To New Ventures Charter School

Dear Future Graduates of New Ventures Charter School: Congratulations and welcome!! Our 6 week summer session will begin on July 6th and end on August 11th with Regents Exams on August 12th and 13th. Classes will meet on Monday – Thursday with Fridays off! The first day of our Summer Boot Camp is on Monday […]