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Monday, March 25, 2019

Power Center Academy School Spotlight

While some are currently obsessed with college basketball brackets, the Power Center Academy team has...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

From the desk of Dr. Catherine Cushinberry

Recently, I attended a parent open house at Brownsville Road Elementary. It was an event hosted by the team of our AmeriCorps members serving at the school. The purpose was to create a space where parents could learn more about City Year and meet the young people who have been mentoring and tutoring their children.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Humes Preparatory Middle School Spotlight

December is here and it seems as though November flew by! Our break has come to an end and the Humes team is thankful for the privilege of being the first team to serve the Humes Preparatory Middle School community. We are excited to return to school and end quarter two with a bang! It’s feels like just yesterday this founding partnership was planting the seeds to what is now sprouting into a great school year. What has been key to our success has been the embodiment of the HMS core values.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Power Center Academy School Spotlight

Friday, September 22, 2017

City Year Memphis Builds the Teacher Pipeline

While teaching is the hardest thing I have ever done in my life, I am grateful for the training and preparation I received from City Year. City Year taught me how to build relationships and the importance of trust and understanding. I walk around my classroom giving high-fives and praising students for their hard work.