Education

Celebrating Father Figures

By Amanda Moses and Pamela Stern June 20 is Father’s Day! In light of all of the father figures in the Spring Creek Towers community, the Spring Creek Sun is…

Congratulations Graduates!

Families have sent their congratulations to the following students:

Gear Up For a SCT Youth’s Grand End of Year Virtual Extravaganza

By Amanda Moses Another school year has come and gone, and as we prepare for the start of summer vacation students in the Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) Youth Programs have…

PS 346’s Virtual Career Day

By: Pamela Stern PS 346 held their Annual Career Day on Thursday, May 27th, except this year it was slightly different because of Covid-19, it was virtual.  Career Day was…

SELC Hybrid Lessons and Becoming Community Helpers

By Amanda Moses Over the past school year, the Starrett Early Learning Center (SELC) has been hosting hybrid classes, a first-time endeavor for many educational facilities since the onslaught of…

Sub-irrigated Planters for Mother’s Day

By Amanda Moses In honor of Mother’s Day, Garden Educator Jacqui Roytman taught her students in Ms. Jessica Wortman’s fourth and fifth grade science classes how to create sub-irrigated planters…

SCCC Teams Up With PS 346 to Purchase iPads for Students

The Spring Creek Community Corp. (SCCC) After School Program teamed up with Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 and successfully secured a $5,000 Oak Tree Capital Grant, awarding electronic devices…

Students Pitch in For Earth Day

By Amanda Moses On April 20th, middle school students in Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364 acknowledged Earth Day by lending a helping hand to clean up litter in the Canarsie/East…

Learning is Fun at SELC

By Amanda Moses The Starrett Early Learning Center (SELC) offers educational instruction for three, and four-year-old children. Last year due to COVID-19, each of the classes worked with their teachers…

PS 346’s 1st Virtual Black History Celebration

By: Pamela Stern On Friday, February 26th, Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 held their first virtual Black History Celebration called The African Experience. All students from 3K through 5th…

Girls Who Code

By Amanda Moses Learning computer science seems like a daunting task that could easily befuddle any adult, but at the Spring Creek After School Program elementary school students are learning…

DIY Herb Garden in a Carton

By Amanda Moses Every Tuesday Garden Educator Jacqui Roytman hosts a garden-based, nutritional session with students in the Starrett Judo Club online. From 4 pm to 5 pm, Roytman joins…

Respect for All

By: Pamela Stern Abe Stark Primary School’s (PS 346) students participated in a school-wide initiative called Respect For All. New York City designated February 1st through 5th as Respect For…

PS 346’s Spirit Week Celebration

By: Pamela Stern Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 celebrated Spirit Week from December 14th-18th. Each day had a different focus ranging from illustrations of holiday decorations to Ugly Sweater/Holiday…

Walking For A Cure

By Pamela Stern Abe Stark Primary School’s (PS) 346 wanted to continue their annual acknowledgment of Breast Cancer Awareness month, where students, staff and the members of the PTA participated…