JAMAICA BRANCH NAACP
Civil Rights Advocacy
Today, Tomorrow, Forever
Our Education Committee is on the forefront of issues that affect local students and parents. We monitor school co-locations and closures, attend public hearings, and provide information on internships and scholarships.
To view a copy of the committee's presentation given at our November 2020 membership meeting, click here.
Brown vs. Board of Ed Essay and Art Contest
Each year, we invite high school students to compete in a contest to commemorate the historic 1954 Supreme Court decision that struck down the practice of unequal public accommodations for blacks and whites.
Pre-K Enrollment is Now Open!
Families with children born in 2014 are eligible for Pre-K education – high quality full-day programs in the New York City Department of Education system of public schools and Community Based Early Childhood Centers across the city. Click here for school based programs or here for center based programs.