LEAP's Mission: LEAP provides educational arts programs that promote access and equity for New York City students in the arts. We inspire school communities to love learning and build their creativity, collaboration, communication, and critical thinking skills.
We envision a city filled with creative and collaborative community members prepared to thrive in the 21st Century. We’re enabling youth to find success in high-earning careers by building the next generation of life-long learners and innovative problem-solvers.
CASA Inside Broadway
Inside Broadway’s after school program introduces our students to the joys and advantages of live theatre. New York City is the theatre capitol of the world and every New York City public school student should have the opportunity to experience Broadway in their lives. Students at P.S. 100 experience what it’s like to be in the spotlight and enjoy applause.
Dancing Classrooms: Building the foundation for a lifetime of character and leadership through the joyful art and practice of social dance. Our mission is to cultivate essential life skills in children through the joyful art and practice of social dance. With the vision to create schools and communities where every child is connected, respected and given an environment in which to thrive.
Zumbaya helps develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children's lives by making fitness fun. Classes incorporate key childhood development elements such as: leadership, respect, team work, confidence, self-esteem, memory, creativity, coordination, and cultural awareness. Giving children an outlet to jump, dance, shake, and swing their hips, is the perfect recipe for fitness fun. Zumba, incorporates exercise into children’ s lives in a fun way with multiple personal and social benefits.
Podcasting with Young Exe Kutive King Carl
PS 100 Teamed up with Young ExeKutive “King Carl” or Carl Michel for students to learn about podcasting, entrepreneurship, and interviewing strategies to become their best selves. Carl Michel has sparked the minds of students around the world! He is a Amazon #1 best selling author of the book "365 Hip-Hop: Daily Motivational Quotes" and integrates hip hop to help students develop self-confidence. Podcasting Club allows students to express themselves and voice their opinions while writing, editing, filming and producing their own podcasts!
Student Podcast Interview
Watch our students test their podcasting skills with a guest named Dylan! Students learned about interviewing strategies and practiced live just like professionals! They took on different roles like the talk show host, camera operator, and audio mixer. They even learned how to add custom sound effects and control volume of microphones. Our PS 100X scholars asked Dylan open-ended questions to learn about his challenges overcoming his condition of dyslexia. They showed empathy as they heard about his challenges learning how to read. We can't wait to see our students grow even more as they gain digital skills to lead them towards success in their future careers!
Podcasting with Dylan Part 1
Podcasting with Dylan Part 2
Our Musical IQ's Drumming residency provides an outlet for outward self expression and is a tool for learning and discovery. Musical IQ helps to harnesses a students natural drive to learn, by providing rich interactive learning opportunities which are fun and engaging. Source Musicaliq.com
Students in grades Pre-K , Kindergarten, and First participate in Yoga once a week. Yoga helps students with strength and flexibility along with enhancing concentration. In addition, Yoga helps students manage anxiety and builds self-esteem.