Nothing But Net: F Kevin Garnett, playing in rare back-to-back games against Washington, had a solid night with eight points and 10 rebounds Saturday night. Garnett also wasn’t willing to make any guarantees regarding the Nets’ ability to make a strong charge in the second half of the season. “I [want to] say, ‘Yeah we can turn […]
UA Unison is proud to be offering the Earth Science Regents to a select group of 8th graders. Students, in groups, began by dissecting the many complex facets of the Reference Table (found at http://www.p12.nysed.gov/assessment/reftable/earthscience-rt/esrt2011-engr.pdf). Our focus has since been directed towards Mineral characteristics and the Rock Cycle and students have had hands-on opportunities to […]
Dance class at Urban Assembly Unison School introduces students to the basic elements of modern dance technique, locomotor movement skills, and dance making. Students explore spatial levels, pathways, and movement qualities, as defined by Laban movement vocabulary. During exploration, improvisation, and choreography students have the opportunity to collaborate in creating movement sentences and […]
Building Excellence in Science and Technology (BEST) is a joint program with STEP at NYU. The program is an innovative pre-college enrichment program for talented middle and high school students in New York City. Our goal is to encourage and increase the presence of historically under-represented groups in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM careers) and […]
A Unison team had a beautiful Saturday running the Brooklyn PTA 5K in Prospect Park!
Dear Parents and Families, On Thursday, a physician residing in Manhattan who had recently worked with patients in Guinea developed a fever. EMS was contacted and the doctor was taken to Bellevue Hospital, where a diagnosis of Ebola was confirmed. This is the first case of Ebola in New York City. The New York City […]
Urban Assembly Unison School was very positively reviewed in this article in the Gotham Schools blog on Friday, June 15. Check it out!
From our recent Insideschools review: The Urban Assembly Unison School is a promising new middle school with strong leadership and a commitment to parent involvement. Teachers make home visits and invite parents on field trips such as an overnight trip to an outdoor education center. The school, opening with a 6th grade in fall 2012, […]
From the NYTimes: The New School: Urban Assembly Presents Its Program To Warm Reception More than three dozen Clinton Hill parents and students gave a warm welcome to the new Urban Assembly Unison School, distancing themselves from a group of activists that hours earlier appealed a city ruling to close the existing middle school to […]