Goldbacks in the News! Two Excelsior Students Recognized as Black Pioneers in Newburgh!
Newburgh Free Academy, North Campus Excelsior Academy students, Kailyn Bremmer and Ameesah Cotton were recognized by SUNY Orange this weekend as part of their “Black Pioneers of Newburgh: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow” ceremony at the Newburgh campus.
Co-organizer of the Saturday event, Ramona Burton, envisioned showcasing an inter-generational representation of achievement and progress in the local African-American community during Black History Month.
Congratulations to Ms. Bremmer and Ms. Cotton!
Photo and article by the Mid Hudson News.
TEACHERS: Are you and your students doing something great? Please contact your Communication Strategist. We’d love to attend or post your pictures and recap to highlight the amazing accomplishments throughout our district! Grades PreK-5 Amanda McDowell (email@example.com) and Grades 6-12 Cassie Sklarz (firstname.lastname@example.org).