Director of College Supports Quoted in New York Daily News >

Jessica Sasko, Director of College Supports at NYC Outward Bound Schools, discusses the challenges that many NYC seniors are facing as they apply to college in unprecedented times.

Launch Reopens with Innovative Distance Teaching Model >

School leaders at Launch detail their approach to Distance Teaching, a model that allows for high quality remote instruction and in-school supervision of students who don’t have the option to learn at home during the day.

MELS Teachers Argue the Feasibility of Hybrid Learning in Washington Post Article >

Fifty teachers at MELS, a NYC Outward Bound School in Forest Hills, Queens, wrote a perspective piece for The Washington Post about their issues with the DOE’s hybrid learning structure.

WHEELS Principal Tom Rochowicz Shares Back-to-School Essentials with Ed Week >

Principals Tom Rochowicz of WHEELS and William Haithcock of Harborside Academy wrote a piece on the importance of community and belonging which appeared in for Ed Week columnist Larry Ferlazzo’s blog.

Outside Magazine Highlights Course Director Jonny Altrogge >

Course Director Jonny Altrogge completed a 2,700-mile journey on the Great Divide Mountain Bike Trail to challenge perceptions about who can participate in outdoor recreation.

Gaynor McCown Alumni Start Community Fridge on Staten Island >

A 2016 graduate of Gaynor McCown started the COMEunity Fridge program to help address food insecurity in her neighborhood.

Reisenbach Foundation Thanks NYC Outward Bound Schools in Televised Special >

Watch the John A. Reisenbach Foundation’s “Dear New York” special, a campaign to support NYC communities affected by the pandemic.

Alumni Spotlight: Sotonye Douglas ’11 & Maleka Stewart ’15 >

Two NYC Outward Bound Schools alumnae — Sotonye Douglas (Kurt Hahn ’11) and Maleka Stewart (Channel View ’15) — were featured on Outward Bound USA’s Instagram Live alumni spotlight series.

Two Network Seniors Featured in New York Daily News >

Two NYC Outward Bound Schools students — both class valedictorians — were featured in The New York Daily News’ 2020 graduation round-up.

Twin brothers from West End Secondary Featured in Chalkbeat >

Twin brothers and ninth graders at West End Secondary School, a NYC Outward Bound School in Manhattan, wrote a first-hand account of a Black Lives Matter protest they attended in their Harlem neighborhood.