Scholars at Newburgh Free Academy, West Campus Hosted a Fighting for Awareness Assembly
Students at Newburgh Free Academy, West Campus hosted a Fighting for Awareness assembly that that focused on issues surrounding LGBTQ+, mental health, disabilities, and bullying.
Mary Marin facilitated the depression, anxiety and suicide class, Chelsea Amaro facilitated the LGBTQ+ class, Ash Gonzalez helped to facilitate a session on disabilities, and Madison Jasso facilitated the Bullying awareness class.
After the student facilitated sections, Ms. Gina Dellatte, teacher at Newburgh Free Academy, North Campus gave a presentation about her personal experiences.
Student performances included:
Mckiah Harvey-Hall and Anthony Barret performed 1-800 by Logic and Chelsea Amaro performed This is Me by Keala Settle.
Story provided by Madison Jasso.
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 Angela Wise (email@example.com) and Grades 6-12 Cassie Sklarz (firstname.lastname@example.org).