Browsing: academy of career exploration of sheepshead bay

Education
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Several weeks ago, 24 city schools, including Sheepshead Bay High School, were set to be closed. Thousands of teachers were to be fired and left without work as new principals and faculty were brought in and the school renamed. The action would have brought millions of federal dollars into the system. Then a court arbitrator…

Education
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A Sheepshead Bay High School teacher is speaking out about feeling pressured to “teach to the test,” saying that administrators from the soon-to-be Academy of Career Exploration of Sheepshead Bay threatened she raise the test scores of two failing students so they could graduate. Erica Bloom, a 36-year-old geometry teacher who is, according to comments…

Events
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The United States Navy will show off its air power today with a Fleet Week event right here in Sheepshead Bay. An MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter will put on an aerial demo above Sheepshead Bay High School (er, “Academy of Career Exploration of Sheepshead Bay”), with its Explosive Ordinance Team conducting a mock search and rescue operation.…