New Ventures News

ALL ICS SCHOOLS CLOSED 1/5

As a result of the ongoing State of Emergency, all ICS schools (Lavelle Prep Elementary and Upper and New Ventures Charter School) will continue to be closed on Friday, January 5th. Stay safe and warm, and we will reopen on Monday, January 8th.

ALL ICS SCHOOLS CLOSED 1/4

As a result of the winter weather forecast, all ICS schools (Lavelle Prep Elementary and Upper and New Ventures Charter School) will be closed on Thursday, January 4th. Stay safe and warm, and we will reopen Friday, January 5th.

Our First Culinary Arts Program

New Ventures Charter school is exciting to participate in our first Culinary Arts Program, Puddin’ Kids, 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 will all take place within the Hilton Garden Inn on Staten Island. Examples […]

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

Source: silive.com “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 Mcottingham@lavelleprep.org 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 https://studentoffice.net/, 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 […]

Recruitment 2016-2017

RECRUITMENT 2016-2017 The John W. Lavelle Prep and New Ventures Charter Schools have begun their recruiting efforts for the 2016-2017 school year. We will be hosting Information Sessions for interested teachers on Wednesday, November 18th and Thursday, November 19th at 4:30pm at the school.  Please join us on either day to learn more about Lavelle Prep and New Ventures’ culture, environment, […]

Lavelle Prep and New Ventures’ 5th Annual Futures of Education Luncheon

For Immediate Release: Press Contact: Mary Cottingham Project Coordinator Lavelle Prep and New Ventures Charter Schools 347-855-2238 EXT 359 Mcottingham@lavelleprep.org SUBSTANCE USE, RECOVERY AND THE SCHOOLS will be the focus of Lavelle Prep and New Ventures’ 5th annual Futures of Education Luncheon. Keynote Speaker this year will be Emmy winning actress, addiction advocate and NY Times Best-Selling […]