Students Replace Graffiti on Overpass With Mural Showing Neighborhood Map
QUEENS — A mural featuring a neighborhood map will soon replace graffiti tags covering the walls of an old Long Island Rail Road overpass on the border of Forest Hills and Rego Park.
The mural was designed by a group of high school students attending The Baccalaureate School for Global Education in Astoria, who are currently painting it on Fleet Street, between Thornton Place and Alderton Street.
The school requires its 11th graders to complete a project that would show their creativity and also engage local community, the group said.
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On Saturday, March 4th, the robotics club qualified for the New York City Lego League Finals on March 19th.
We took 3rd place for the Core Values judging and finished in the top 19 teams out of 28 teams for the performance of our robot. Take a peek
at what they’re up to in one of our new student-produced videos.
According to U. S. News and World Report’s annual report, The Baccalaureate School for Global Education (BSGE) ranked as the #32 high school program in the United States and the #5 in New York State (2016). The Washington Post ranked BSGE as the 6th most challenging high school program in the Northeast (2016).
BSGE was ranked #36 among the best high schools in the US. Click on the link below to read BSGE’s full profile and to see the complete list. There are additional stories listed below.
BSGE was ranked #21 among the best high schools in the US and #1 among the best high schools in New York State. Click on the link below to read BSGE’s full profile and to see the complete list. There are additional stories listed below.
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Inside schools, an independent organization that writes reviews about New York City schools, recently visited and updated their information about BSGE. Read the review here.