WELCOME TO L.E.A.P.
(Learning Enrichment Activities Program)
Dates: October 5, 2016 – May 25, 2017
Peekskill Middle School
212 Ringgold Street - Room 122
Peekskill, NY 10566
Office (914) 737-4542 ext. 2122 or 2540 Fax (914) 739-4739
* After 3:00 p.m. please call the PKMS main office
The Purpose of LEAP
To create comprehensive and high quality youth development programs that will provide after-school educational, therapeutic, recreational and cultural programs/services designed to improve the social, emotional and academic competencies of school aged children. To create and institutionalize a school, family and community partnership model for improving student performance and reducing violence and substance abuse. To connect community-based organizations, juvenile justice/law enforcement agencies, higher education institutions, and social, health and mental health service providers in Westchester County for the purpose of improving conditions and outcomes for children and families at-risk.
Peekskill City School District Mission Statement
“The mission of the Peekskill City School District is to educate students in a caring, inspiring environment characterized by a spirit of excellence and high expectations; prepare graduates to meet or exceed state standards; graduate students who respect and appreciate cultural diversity; prepare students to pursue adult lives as contributing citizens of our local and global community.”