2016 Family Project Luncheon

                         On the afternoon of May 27th, the Family Project held a luncheon and appreciation ceremony in order to celebrate the incredible parents who work tirelessly every day to ensure that their children are growing and thriving. Roses and certificates were distributed to each, honoring parents’ unyielding commitment to their… Continue Reading ›

ECE Reader of the Month

This month’s ECE Reader of the Month honors go to Jacob and his Mom. They read a lot of wonderful stories from our Lending Library during the previous month. Congratulations, Jacob! Keep up the great work!

FSS End of Session Celebration

We are extremely proud of the families that graduated from our Family School Skills (FSS) sessions this semester! Each of these sessions focus on strengthening parent-child relationships through communication and child-directed play. The families came together, brought food, and played some music in order to celebrate this achievement. Congratulations to… Continue Reading ›

HPAC’s 6th annual College and Career Day

On Saturday, March 12th, 2016, HPAC presented its 6th annual College and Career Day, hosted by Monroe College at their Bronx Campus.  Attended by 67 HPAC Scholars in grades 4 through 10, the students met with one of 25 Career Volunteers from various professional backgrounds, including law, media, finance, social… Continue Reading ›

HPAC Learns Computer Programming

In partnership with Dimension Learning, HPAC offered a two-week introduction of Computer Aided Design (CAD) programming and 3D printing for the 9th and 10th grade HPAC Scholars. The Scholars spent two Saturday mornings learning how to use prototypes to improve their design, solving problems through trouble-shooting, and learning how computer… Continue Reading ›

Storefront Ensemble visits Morgan Stanley Headquarters

The Hunts Point Storefront Ensemble, comprised of 7th and 8th grade students from each of Hunts Point middle schools, traveled to Morgan Stanley headquarters this February as part of HPAC’s Community to College Pipeline. The Morgan Stanley Team created a instructive career-oriented evening for the HPAC Scholars, featuring a tour… Continue Reading ›