Latino College Expo at NYU Kimmel Center

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Last week, CHAH students attended the Annual Latino College Expo at the Kimmel Center at New York University! They heard Mr. Luis Ubinas, the former president of the Ford foundation, Harvard graduate and the keynote speaker of the event, encourage students to “work towards the highest points you can earn...be hungry, be disciplined.”

Nathaly Ames and Joel Sinchi listened attentively to the presenters and panelist about college life and choosing a major.

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Lisbeth Acevedo took the opportunity to ask the admission reps about the different majors Fordham University offers.

Beyoncé Barcelo listen carefully to the reps form the US coast Guard discuss various opportunities in joining.

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Junior Achievement Leaders Teach at PS 4!

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Last week, several CHAH 11th Graders worked with the program Junior Achievement and taught lessons at the nearby grade school, PS 4!

Alfonsina Frias, the program manager, observed the CHAH students teaching the elementary kids.

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She was impressed, saying that the CHAH students “were knowledgeable about the different topics they covered” and that they were “well prepared.”

Nice work creating future scholars, CHAH Junior Achievement!

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CHAH Lady Phoenix Basketball Makes Playoffs, Celebrate at Barclays Center!

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For the first time in CHAH history, the Girl’s Basketball Team, the CHAH Lady Phoenix, made the PSAL Playoffs! Coaches Bowen and Sullivan credit this program milestone to the hard work and dedication of the players, both on and off the court. Though they were bumped out of the playoffs in the first round, the girls had a fantastic season. They celebrated at Barclays Center, home of the New York Nets, for one final celebratory game.

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Congratulations Lady Phoenix Basketball!

Boy's Basketball Annual Trip to Westhill HS and Syracuse U!

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The Boys Basketball team had their annual trip to Westhill High School in Syracuse, NY this past weekend!

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The team visited Syracuse University and received a tour of the Carmelo Anthony Center.

The boys also played a game against Westhill High School and the players stayed at the homes of current Westhill Basketball players and their families.

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CHAH Students Perform at 2nd Annual Winter Concert!

Last week, the CHAH students in Music and Dance classes performed at our 2nd Annual Winter Concert! There were choreographed dance performances, music from the CHAH Orchestra, and some throwback tunes by the CHAH Rock and Roll Band!

The Winter Concert was performed at Boriqua College’s Auditorium in Washington Heights, just down the road from CHAH.

Our Performing Arts students have talent to spare! Well done, CHAH performing artists!