The NBA visited Unison students!

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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 […]

Eighth Graders take Earth Science Regents class

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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 […]

Unison students take dancing seriously

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            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 […]

Unison Students Building Robots with NYU

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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 […]

NYTimes: The New School – Urban Assembly Presents Its Program To Warm Reception

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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 […]