NYC Department of Education

Local school adopts a comfort dog

For students at M.S. 343 in Mott Haven, a visit to the principal’s office is a treat. Principal Vincent Gassetto’s headquarters is where they’ll find Buttons, a tan terrier mix puppy nestled on a blue plaid dog bed.

Small school sports face budget axe

Small school sports face budget axe

Advocates for small school athletics say the City pays big for the likes of badminton and ping pong in schools in well-to-do neighborhoods around the city, while refusing to fund basic athletic programs small schools in low-income neighborhoods

https://www.motthavenherald.com/2017/02/20/0426/