Tag Archives: Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

Tony Bennett Helps Students Explore the Arts

Tony Bennett Helps Students Explore the Arts

A black Lincoln Navigator rolled to a stop on 36th Street in Astoria, Queens, while two curious high school students tried guessing which celebrity might be inside. Luis Feliciano and a classmate from Frank Sinatra School of the Arts were on lunch break during a field trip to the Museum of the Moving Image, when  Read more »

At Frank Sinatra, a Class Reacts to Bin Laden’s Death

Taisha Matthews had created a different lesson plan for her eighth period journalism students, but as they filed into the fourth-floor classroom already buzzing with curiosity, the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts teacher realized the previous night’s news, not her agenda, had become top priority. Several students clad in Class of 2011 grey hoodies  Read more »

Gay Straight Alliance formed at Frank Sinatra

Victoria Pittl made sure she had her bases covered while promoting a new afterschool group at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts. The proactive senior posted fliers in hallways, created the obligatory Facebook event, and managed to weasel her group’s upcoming meeting into the high school’s intercom announcements. She also had a ground campaign. “Please  Read more »