Caitlin Franco

Renewal Hearing Reminder

Reminder: Join us tonight at our Winter Celebration and Renewal Hearing. Dinner will be provided! Show your support for ECS

Weekly Video Check-in

Happy Monday! Enjoy this week’s Monday morning video featuring HS Teacher Ms. Ciara Simmons

Ms. Franco & Mr. Johnson Video

Remote Learning Day Two

Chrome books were made ready for pick-up so that our scholars could work from home remotely. It is uncharted territory for us and many others, but we are in this together. 👏👏‬

Remote Learning Day One

Welcome to remote learning day one! A message from our Executive Director Caitlin Franco.

Congrats to Caitlin!

Congratulations to our Executive Director Caitlin on being awarded the prestigious 40 Under 40 Award from Stony Brook University. The caliber of her achievement distinguishes her as one of the College of Arts and Sciences esteemed alumni!

Renewal Update

It was an exciting week up in Albany as the Board of Regents, led by Dr. Betty Rosa, voted to give Equality a 5 year renewal AND expansion to elementary school! To say we are ecstatic and proud is an understatement. We look forward celebrating over the next few months and thank everyone for their […]

Trip to Albany: Board of Regents

We were so honored to get to see Assembly Member Reyes and Assembly Member Benedetto in Albany and see the Assembly in session. We met with Senator Bailey and were invited to join a Board of Regents meeting by Chancellor Rosa. We learned so much and were super inspired!

Mi Garba Event Recap

We had so much fun at the Wine Event last week that we forgot to take pictures! Thank you to the Board members and stakeholders who came out to cheers to Equality’s success! Thank you to Board member Ardian Hasko for hosting this event and to Mi Garba for donating money to Equality!

Equality Closed 3/4/19

Due to tonight’s storm, Equality will be closed tomorrow, March 4th. Stay safe, stay warm & enjoy the snow day!

Equality Charter Middle & High School Open House!

Welcome Families! We are inviting prospective families to join us on the evening of March 21st at 5pm to learn about Equality Charter High & Middle School our ELL Program and what makes our school a unique educational environment for scholars to excel. Meet our great teachers & staff! Please pass the word! Apply Now!

Spirit Week and State Test Pep Rally ECMS

Equality Charter Middle School celebrated spirit week with many activities throughout the weeks of the ELA and Math State Tests. Events included 90’s day, Athletes vs Mathletes, and Numbers Day to name a few.  The finally for each week was Pep Rally to conclude all the hard work the scholars have put in to be […]

Casting Call

Greetings All! We have some exciting news the, “Kids Baking Championship” Show which airs on the Food Network, are currently casting children ages 8-13, who LOVE to bake. Contestants will be selected to appear on the show to participate in a series of baking challenges.  Ultimately, one winner will be awarded a cash prize! Please […]

Equality Closed- March 21st

Due to expected severe weather conditions, Equality will be closed tomorrow March 21st. Stay warm & safe!

Equality Charter School featured in El Diario Newspaper

English Language Learner- Open House

If your child will be entering Middle School or High School and are English Language Learners we would like to invite you to our Open House on Saturday March 24th. The English Language Learners open house gives residents, parents and students a chance to see what Equality’s ELL program looks like and what it can […]

Equality Closed- March 7th

Due to expected severe weather conditions, Equality will be closed tomorrow March 7th. Stay warm & safe!


On Thursday, March 1 at 5 PM, at Equality Charter High School, TOW/PAIR will present our domestic violence project, scenes from A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, a play that addresses abusive and manipulative behaviors and their impact on individuals, couples and families. Panelists’ comments will follow, along with a lively audience discussion. This event is free and open to all.   We […]

Equality Middle School Open House- March 5th

We are inviting prospective families to join us on the evening of March 5th at 5:30pm to learn about Equality Charter Middle School our ELL Program and what makes our school a unique educational environment for scholars to excel. Meet our great teachers, staff and tour our school. Please pass the word! Invitamos a las posibles familias a que […]

Equality Celebrates Black History Month

Black History Month, or National African American History Month, is an annual celebration of achievements by black Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. … Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated the month of February as Black History Month.