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    MONDAY,FEBRUARY 13, 2017 

    From 5:30 to 7:30 P.M.

    Come and participate in hands on fun science activities. Bring the entire family and enjoy learning  along side your child.

    Come enjoy the food, and receive a free gift. 

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  • The Urban Advantage Family Science Night of January 24, 2017 at the Mott Hall School has been POSTPONED

    Due to the stormy weather the UA Family Science has been postponed. Please stay tuned for the date to be announced. 

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  • Urban Advantage Family Science at The Mott Hall School January 24 @5:30PM

    Come and participate in hands on fun science activities. Bring the entire family and enjoy learning along side your child 

    Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 5:30 PM 

    The first 100 family will receive a USB jump drive and dinner will be served.

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    Please come to share a little food, participate in the raffle, and to celebrate the Holidays. If you would like to bring a plate of food to share it will be welcomed but, it is not necessary. If you have questions please contact Mrs. Moran 2121-281-5028 ext.1093.

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  • Boys Learn Differently

    Join us as we explore how to use the differences to inspire the boys we love.

    During this professional learning session we will identify strategies to support boys in developing their academic and social potential as well as identity steps to bring new learning back home. 

    Presented by the UFT :When: December 13, 2016,at 5:30-7:30 pm Where JHS 52 650 Academy Street NYC 10034

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  • You are invited - District Six Community Educational Council English Language Learners & IEP Committee Professional Panel Discussion

    District Six Community Educational Council English Language Learners & IEP(Individual Educational Plan)Committee  invite you to a Professional Panel Discussion about : the challenges faced by the Individual Educational Plan student  with English Language Deficiency and the Learning Expectations 

    Date:Saturday, December 10, 2016 Where: PS 28 The Wright Brothers School 475 West 155 Street NYC 10032 When: 10:00 am-12:00pm  BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED 

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  • Wednesday, November 23rd is the Mott Hall School Day of THANKS

    As a school, teachers and students will dress professionally , and reflect on the things we are all grateful for!

    (Button collared shirts, dress pants, skirts to the knee, no low cut revealing shirts, and NO JEANS please)*The Mott Hall Family encouraging Unity and Peace in the Holiday Season*

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    Come and Run/Walk for just a little while 

    When:Thursday, November 17, 2016 @2:20 PM Where: In the school yard and City College 

    Young Runners log laps/ miles of teachers and students. Every Lap helps!

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  • Collaborative High School Fair!

    Calling all 7th and 8th grade Parents and Students to join us on Monday, November 14, 2016 at IS 278 421 West 219 Street  between 5:30-7:00 PM for our first Collaborative High School Fair. Come hear from some of the most prestigious high schools in NYC about their acceptance criteria, curriculum requirements ,scholastic and social programs ; as well as other pertinent high school information.**Students who attend will receive a Mott Hall Dress Down Cards!

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Upcoming Events

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    Mid -Winter Recess/ No School

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    School Leadership Team Meeting

    School Leadership Team Meeting
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  • Parent Teacher Association Meeting

    Parent Teacher Association Meeting
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    Parent Teacher Conference

    Parent Teacher Conference is held in two sessions on the morning and evening
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    End of 3rd Marking Period

    End of the 3rd Marking Period
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Advanced Studies In Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Judith De Los Santos-Peña, Principal

Natasha Bracey-Ferguson, Assistant Principal


The goal of the Mott Hall School’s curriculum is the development of skilled students who are self-directed critical thinkers.


Mott Hall students are considered young scholars. They learn subject matter through a constructivist and project-based approach   using   powerful learning techniques such as Socratic dialogues, literature circles, writing for student publications, digital filmmaking and web site creation.

The curriculum is further enriched by its    alignment to the Common Core National   Standards. Students are offered accelerated special courses and seminars as well as special enrichment electives such as chess, robotics and stock market studies which engage them in real world investigations tied directly to student needs and interests.


Mott Hall has a technology rich environment. In an effort to confront the digital divide, we use the PupilPath online system to give       parents and students instant access to grades, attendance, and progress reports. 



  • Awarded National Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education, No Child Left Behind Act
  • New York State Reward School 2012-2016
  • National Dance Institute Program  for 25 years
  • Urban Advantage Science Partners
  • Street Projects
  • City College of New York Partnership
      • School of Science 
      • School of Engineering 
      • School of Architecture
      • AAron Davis Film Series
  • NFTE (National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship
  • Math Counts Contest