Special Visitors This Week!

Princiapl For A Day
As PENCIL’s flagship event, Principal For A Day® (PFAD) has been the event for the city’s top business and civic leaders to engage directly with schools through hands-on, authentic experiences with school leaders and students, for nearly 25 years. This week we were joined by Tina Abouraya from Facebook (Design Program Manager) through PENCIL. 
 
Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Visits AFSE!
The Deputy Prime Minister Tharman from Singapore visited to experience a New York City DOE high school.  He had the opportunity to hear from staff about our programs and initiatives, visit classrooms, and engage students in a Q & A.  Mr. Tharman came away from the meeting impressed with the overall culture and climate of the school and how well focused students were in each class.