Sunday, June 15, 2008

Jamaica High School visits Alley Pond Park

Jamaica High School students and staff spent a great day at the Alley Pond in Queens, NY. According to an article posted on, Jamaica educator Rosemarie Slaymaker learned about the adventure program and challenge course, created by Project Adventure, Inc. for New York City Urban Park Rangers, while walking her dog in Alley Pond Park.

You can read about their day and see great photos. Also learn about how Jamaica High School looks forward to implementing Project Adventure programming in their Physical Education programs in the Fall.

If you'd like to learn more about the Alley Pond Park project, Project Adventure programming or how PA works with schools and agencies to create Respectful Communities, contact us at or

And, for schools, agencies and community-based programs in the greater NYC area, SAVE THE DATE, Oct. 2 for a Creating Respectful Communities intro day at Alley Pond Park.