ELHS In The News

NYU Arts Program Acceptance

Emma Students Accepted to Competitive NYU Arts Program!

Congratulations to Saidkamol Javadov and XiaoTing Zhao, who were both accepted to NYU's Future Artist programs for high school students for the Spring 2012 semester. Saidkamol was accepted to the Future Filmmakers program, and XiaoTing was accepted to Future Dancers & Dancemakers. Hundreds of NYC students applied, but only 15 students were accepted into each Future Artist program.

Sony Video Contest

ELHS Junior chosen as Finalist in Sony Video Contest

Emma Lazarus junior, Saidkamol Javodov, was chosen as a finalist in Sony's Video Contest for high school students. To enter, students had to produce a scary movie at Halloween time. "Punishment," which Saidkamol filmed at Emma Lazarus, stars Gulish Javadova, Fanta Sacko, Jose Veloz, and Ms. Scragg. Visit our school Vimeo channel to watch the award-winning film!