Mrs. Richards has a lifelong connection to Far Rockaway that spurs her to give back to the community through educational service.
Challenge Prep Central is proposed to now open in August 2017. We are applying with the NY SED following 2016 application submission dates.
Challenge Prep Central is proud to have Frederica Jeffries as a Board Member on our Founding Group.
Rev. Dr. Les Mullings talks about the long history and success behind Challenge Preparatory Charter School and the reasons for expanding Challenge Charter Schools across the Rockaways.
Mr. Barnes, Manager of Community and Customer Management for National Grid, manages a portfolio of commercial and industrial customer accounts and assists natural gas users with energy efficiency projects to help save energy and money.
Our gratitude to Prince of Peace Pentecostal Church in Far Rockaway.
Karon McFarlane serves as the Community Engagement Specialist for World Vision in Bronx, NY. We are so pleased that she is part of our Founding Group for Challenge Prep Central.
Dr. Jeremiah C. Gaffney, III was born in the Bronx and spent most of his childhood in St. Albans, Queens. He is the CEO and executive funeral director of Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home, Inc. and Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Enterprises both located in Inwood, New York.
With a history of meeting educational and community needs, Carolyn Thomas has spent time as a volunteer tutor, a Community Health Fair Coordinator, and as a Summer Program Coordinator.
Nicole Griffin has been focused on improving education for almost 10 years working through educational companies and institutions.