Howard Vance II, a senior at Tapestry Charter High School, was a featured speaker on Tuesday, March 4th at a rally at the Capitol in Albany, along with Governor Cuomo and other elected officials, including our own Assembymember Crystal Peoples-Stokes. A crowd of over 11,000 charter school parents, teachers and students assembled to call for fairness for charter schools, starting with a change to the current funding system.
Monday, Mar 10, 2014 6–7:30 pm
Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 5–9 pm
March 1, 2014
The Tapestry girl's basketball team won the Section VI Class C1 Championship on Saturday with a resounding 62-38 victory over Silver Creek. Adila Gathers was honored as the Most Valuable Player.
The ThunderHawks will face Chautauqua Lake on Wednesday, March 5th at 7 p.m. at Jamestown HS for the Class C cross-over championship game.
With this win, Tapestry becomes the first charter school to win a Section VI girl's basketball championship.
Senior Dawan Jones represented Tapestry Charter School at the NY State Indoor Track & Field Championships held at Cornell University the weekend of 2/28 & 3/1. Dawan placed 5th overall in the long jump and 10th overall in the triple jump. Dawan and his teammates will now begin preparing for the Outdoor T&F season. Congratulations!
On Thursday, February 13th, our 12th grade students hosted an Expedition Exhibition entitled "Change Your Lifestyle - Change Your Life." The health fair took place in the High School cafetorium and featured interactive displays created by the students. Community partners also participated including Blue Cross Blue Shield, UB School of Dental Medicine and Fleet Feet Sports.
Susan's and Joe's students have had their students work selected for the EL student work archives. This was a highly selective process and work was chosen from students across EL Network, grades 3-8. This acknowledgment affirms our work toward high-quality products!
Tapestry Charter School is a K-12 public school for children, parents and teachers who believe in weaving together the essential elements that inspire a lifelong passion for learning.