MELS

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A School For a Sustainable City

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Open House dates for incoming applicants

Parents of students who are in District 28 and interested in applying for a seat in Middle School or High School please join us for an informational session and school tour. Open House dates and times are as follows:

Middle School
Monday 11/4 @ 6pm
Tuesday 11/12 @ 6pm
Saturday 11/16 @ 10am
Monday 11/25 @ 6pm

High School
Saturday 11/16 @ 12pm
Tuesday 11/19 @ 6pm

A NYC Outward Bound School

By using New York City as an extension of the classroom, students learn that sustainability means meeting current needs without compromising future generations. Through authentic, project-based learning expeditions in all disciplines, as well as experiences in science and technology, students become critical thinkers who gather information, carefully weigh their options, and make informed, thoughtful choices that effect change.

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