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Sheena Minott

Sheena Minott

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Students of MDPHS talk Stop And Frisk

Post by students Vladimir  & Candice The MDPHS Urban Arts Partnership team went on a journey to SoHo and experienced how stop and frisk affects people in the community. At the event there were pictures of people that were killed by cops and sadly one of our Urban Arts students saw someone she knew in the pictures and shed tears ... Continue reading ›

Sarah Bowie

Sarah Bowie

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iDESIGN @ Metropolitan Diploma Plus High School – Cultural Awareness Event

On Friday, November 22nd, students, staff and parents came together to celebrate diversity and culture among the community.  This event was centered around sharing food, talents, and gratitude for all of the support, education, and love that the Metro community provides and receives throughout the school year.  Student DJs Smooth & Kay-Kay provided the beats for ... Continue reading ›

Sheena Minott

Sheena Minott

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A PUSH in the right direction!

Last week Urban Arts Partnership at Metropolitan Diploma Plus High School enjoyed an exciting PUSH Expanded Learning Time with music teacher Kasiem, dance teacher Taina and entrepreneurship/jewelry making teacher Eleanor.  Many students were excited to be a part of something big and everyone gathered around to introduce themselves to their fellow peers. Finally everyone settled down ... Continue reading ›

Sheena Minott

Sheena Minott

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Student Spotlight at Metropolitan Diploma Plus HS

“I want to be a Chef” were the first words that Ronessia Bonus said to me when she came in to find out about the iDESIGN program at MDPHS. After the second and third time she mentioned it, I knew that she would be a perfect fit for the Food Empowerment Education and Sustainability Team (FEEST) ... Continue reading ›