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Mr. G hangs with some financial scholars
Jun 6, 2014 • New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVMr. G visited the Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women to get a lesson in business. The online interactive program teaches students about budgeting, investing, financing and much more. It's called the BankUnited Financial Scholars Program. More
Department of Education spends $250M on Urban Assembly HS lease in private ...
Sep 25, 2009 • New York Daily NewsNo matter how the story ends at 75 Morton St., the question remains of all that money school officials are spending on rent for the Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women. Those young students would do well to make a case study of their own ... More
After screw-up, freshmen ordered to retake eighth grade after starting high ...
Sep 21, 2010 • New York Daily NewsTyese Edwards, 14, didn't learn that she'd failed her summer school math exam until her second day at Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women. "I passed all of these classes, and I've done all this work before," said a distraught Tyese after ... More
Tragic teen's kin can't bear to hear 'killer confession'
May 18, 2012 • New York PostCheyenne was a well-liked girl who worked at a Pinkberry on East 82nd Street and attended the Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women. Her last words as her friends cradled her were, “I'm cold. I think I was shot.” “I can't stay in there. I ... More
Kids held back in eighth grade say the school system is failing them
Sep 21, 2011 • New York Daily News... forfeit their high school placement after having endured the stressful high school selection process." Tyese was first accepted to Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women, where 74% of students graduate on time. After repeating eighth ... More
A closer look at Mayor Bloomberg's math on new school construction
Sep 4, 2009 • New York Daily NewsThe Bronck Academy's startling price tag doesn't compare, however, to the Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women. The DOE will house that "new" school for 500 students in rented space at 26 Broadway, a commercial office building in lower ... More
Extreme case of eighth-grader starting high school before learning she's ...
Jan 30, 2011 • New York Daily NewsTwice Tyese Edwards started high school, and twice she got sent back to eighth grade. The 14-year-old started ninth grade at Manhattan's Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women in the fall, only to be told she couldn't stay. Even though Tyese ... More
Middle school move to FiDi moves forward
Nov 5, 2009 • Downtown ExpressThe building is also the home of the Urban Assembly School of Business for Young Women, a city high school located on the fourth and fifth floors of the ornate former Standard Oil office tower. The reception for the new parents was actually held in the ... More
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