IS 364 Students Build Hydroponic Units

BY AMANDA MOSES Spring is finally here, and with the ensuing beautiful weather and blossoming flowers begins outdoor lessons in the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC)….

Apocalypse in Your Pocket

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Darksiders Platform: Nintendo Switch Remaster Rating: M for Mature Cost: $29.99 The Nintendo Switch is swiftly becoming the console of ports, the act of transporting an…

Be Fashionable, Be Geek Chic

BY AMANDA MOSES New York Fashion Week may be the trend setter for those who want to own decadent styles by well renowned designers, but for many of us common…

IS 364 Students Learn About Simple Machines

BY AMANDA MOSES In March, IS 364 students in Laura Saccomanno’s sixth grade science class studied simple ma-chines. The children discussed devices such as: a wheel and axle, pulley, blinds,…

The Queens World Film Festival

BY AMANDA MOSES And it’s a wrap for the ninth annual Queens World Film Festival (QWFF) after another amazing showcase series in the Museum of the Moving Image, featuring 200…

Spring Into Gaming

By Dean Moses The world of video games has both wet and dry periods, times of the year when new releases flood the market and others when the well dries,…

Judokas Proudly Win Medals

BY: PAMELA STERN On Sunday, March 24th, eleven of the students who are registered in the Starrett Judo Club parti-cipated in The New Rochelle Open which is an Annual Championship…

JASA’s Purim Masquerade

BY AMANDA MOSES On March 20th, JASA Starrett Senior Center hosted a Purim masquerade themed party in the lower level of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC). Celebrants were invited to…

New York International Children’s Film Festival

BY AMANDA MOSES Lights, Cameras, Action! On March 16th, the Spring Creek After School Program’s Media Club went on their very first field trip to the New York International Children’s…

Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon

By: Devonte Griffiths Game: Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon Platform: PlayStation 4, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows Rating: T for Teen Price: $9.99 Retro revivals…

Spring Creek After School Family Paint and Sip Night

BY: PAMELA STERN On November 8th, the Spring Creek After School Program hosted a Paint and Sip night from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm for the families of children enrolled…

Spring Creek After School Program Celebrates Black History

BY AMANDA MOSES On March 13th, the Spring Creek After School Program held their annual Black History Month show in PS 346 for parents, teachers, and fellow students. Event coordinators,…

Fun During Midwinter Recess

BY: PAMELA STERN While most children spent their midwinter recess engaging in social media, and resting at home, students in the Spring Creek After School Program and Teen Central boarded…

Creating Sub-Irrigated Planters

BY AMANDA MOSES One of the many lessons Garden Educator, Jacqui Roytman instills in her students is the importance of recycling. She has told her classes that when we re-use…

Get Ready to Fight with Dead or Alive 6

By Dean Moses Game: Dead or Alive 6 Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows Rating: M for Mature Cost: $59.99 There are very few new and successful fighting game…