ELHS In The News
"Success Spoken Here"
"Success Spoken Here" : ELHS Profiled in New York Teacher!
Emma Lazarus High School was the subject of a feature story in the December 4, 2014 issue of New York Teacher, a publication of the United Federation of Teachers.
Proclamation from NYC Council
On October 22, 2014, Emma Lazarus High School received an official proclamation from the City of New York in honor of its #1 placement on the Newsweek list of best high schools for low-income students.
Top High School in the U.S.
"Technology in the ESL Classroom"
Emma Lazarus Featured in New York Teacher
Our school, and its innovative technology program, was featured in the piece, "Technology in the ESL Classroom," from New York Teacher (June 26, 2014).
Award for Classroom Excellence
Ms. Yang Wins Award for Classroom Excellence
ESL teacher, Victoria Yang, was one of only 10 New York City teachers to receive the Award for Classroom Excellence from the NYC Teaching Fellows, presented on June 5, 2012.
NYU Arts Program Acceptance
Emma Students Accepted to Competitive NYU Arts Program!
Congratulations to Saidkamol Javadov and XiaoTing Zhao, who were both accepted to NYU's Future Artist programs for high school students for the Spring 2012 semester. Saidkamol was accepted to the Future Filmmakers program, and XiaoTing was accepted to Future Dancers & Dancemakers. Hundreds of NYC students applied, but only 15 students were accepted into each Future Artist program.
Emma Lazarus featured in Downtown Express!
To read the entire piece, visit the Downtown Express web site, September 2010.