In the News


UAI High School Seniors Win Prom Dresses, Accessories

Each year, our HS seniors participate in and help support an organization known as Operation Prom.  Here’s a story about some of our lucky students finding great dresses and accessories in preparation for their big day.  Click HERE to see the article.


The Power of Playing Like a Girl

Girls Inc partnered with Chase Bank to introduce our girls to a wide variety of strong, female role models who showed students how athletics influenced their business and personal lives.  Check out the article HERE on Chase’s Giving Back to the Community page.


Our Student Activists

During summer school a group of local activists from Occupy Wall Street joined our high school students to help them discover their own voices and advocate for justice in their own lives.  Click HERE to read the full article in the New Yorker.


UAI Supernovas Take 1st in Research!!

Check out the New York Times SchoolBook! Our very own, award-winning, Supernovas are featured about 35 seconds into the video!!!


Vote for Jasmin!

Help Jasmin Hume, one of our NYU-Poly rock stars, win $10,000 to support middle school robotics programs!!