New Roots Charter School is thrilled to extend a warm invitation to the Tompkins County arts community for a special event, the “Winter Art & Music Celebration,” taking place during Downtown Ithaca’s First Friday Gallery Night on December 1st. From 5PM to 7PM, the doors will be open to all, offering an evening of artistic and musical creativity.
Rootstock Youth Music Celebration & YEM (Youth Entrepreneurship Market) Return to the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage on May 20th
On May 20th, young people from the community will be taking over the Ithaca Commons to show off their artistic, musical, dance, and entrepreneurship talents. The Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance and New Roots Charter School and will be co-producing Rootstock 2023 on May 20th from 12-6pm at the Bernie Milton Pavilion.
On Friday, April 21st, New Roots students are out in force to celebrate Earth Day of Service, and the launch of EarthForce, a new sustainable youth workforce development program funded by Tompkins County.
Now called the Newts Grocery Store program in honor of the school’s mascot, New Roots offers this weekly access in addition to daily free Farm to School meals for all students and staff.
High school freshman reaches agreement to sell jewelry at 15 Steps through participation in youth entrepreneurship market at DIA’s Chowder Cook-Off
New Roots Charter School freshman reaches agreement to sell jewelry at 15 Steps through participation in Youth Entrepreneurship Market (YEM) at DIA’s Chowder Cook-Off (12/3/22)
On Monday, November 28, 2022, New Roots Charter School students, teachers, and staff held a special Community Meeting honoring Native American History Month at the Community School of Music and Arts in downtown Ithaca.