Monthly Archives: August 2015

Reaction from PS 119 Faculty

I loved this letter from Joan, one of our PS119 teachers, when she learned we would be adopting the school. Her husband asks a great question: “What is in it for them?” Let me try to answer that. I watched … Continue reading

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Ps 119’s New Principal Considers the Possibilities with Next Jump, with Gratitude

After our announcement of adopting PS119 as Next Jump’s first school in the Adopt-a-School program, Michelle Montana, the principal of PS119, wrote us this heartfelt message: “Dear Next Jump Team: Thank you so very much for inviting me to add … Continue reading

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Post Announcement Learnings: Launch plans

We have circulated the ideas we have (although in their infancy), to get feedback fast, so we can iterate. We had the honor of meeting with Aimee Horowitz and Celine Azoulay this week, (Executive Superintendent also heading up Renewal School … Continue reading

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Next Jump’s Program for School Year 2015 – 2016

  After the announcement of the selection of PS119 as the first school in Next Jump’s Adopt-A-School Program, our team started working on the plan for school year 2015 – 2016. So far we have identified 4 major programs that … Continue reading

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