NYC DOE’s MIDDLE SCHOOL QUALITY INITIATIVE (MSQI), that brings additional resources to MS50 teachers & students:

  • Reading, screening, & monitoring;
  • CCLS Literacy across the content areas;
  • Strategic reading periods (WIN & AIS);
  • Teacher Teams
  • Ongoing professional development
  • Debate Team
Summer Debate 1
MS 50 partnered with the New York City Urban Debate League (NYCUDL) and the Middle School Quality Initiative (MSQI) to host a summer debate institute in August 2015. (Photo courtesy of the Greenpoint Gazette)