a New Visions Charter High School

Humanities II

Student Life

We provide a personal high school experience. Humanities II is part of the New Visions Charter High Schools network.

About Our School

We care about meeting every student’s needs and providing outlets for students’ passions. Beginning in the 9th grade, you’ll have the opportunity to become active in our vibrant school community. Whether you join a sports team or participate in an after-school club, you’ll find a place just for you at Humanities II. Humanities II staff members work collaboratively with you and your family to form a triangle of success. We each play an important role in your success as a Humanities II scholar. We host monthly events for families and provide numerous opportunities for parental involvement throughout the year.

English as a New Language
English as a New Language

Reading and writing support to prepare our English Language Learners and Students with Disabilities for college.

We have a dedicated group of "ENL" and Special Education teachers to ensure our scholars recieve the best support possible.

Electronic Devices
Electronic Devices

Classrooms are equipt with "Smartboards".

Various teachers will provide loaner Chromebook laptops during classroom time, as it pertains to the lesson. 

Our library is also equipt with computers. All scholars are able to complete school assignments during designated times. 

Beyond the School Building
Beyond the School Building

HUM II scholars learn about themselves through learning outside the classroom.

Some Scholars have the opportunity to intern with companies like "Rocking the Boat". 

Where their mission is to empower young people from the South Bronx to develop self-confidence, set ambitious goals,and gain the skills necessary to achieve them.

The Arts
The Arts

HUM II scholars are given the opportunity to express themselves artistically. 

Scholars can show off all of their talents in various Showcases, Talent shows, Pep Rallys, Art exibits, and more!

Extracurriculars

Clubs and activities are driven by student interest and round out the HUM II experience.

After School Clubs
After School Clubs

There are various clubs at HUM II. We also give students the opportunity to create their own clubs, with the assistance of a volunteer staff faciltator.

Many after-school clubs and sports teams to choose from, including:

Project PRIDE, Student Government, Jam Session, Makeup Club,,Japanese Club, Homework Help ,Ping Pong, Mural Makers Club, Elite Artists Club, Jiu Jitsu Self Defense, Afro Caribbean Dance Crew, Travel Club, SalsaBaRengue (Latin Dance Club),ENL Club, Girl Code, African Dance,

Game Club, Algebra Prep, Creative Writing Club.

**Clubs meet on various days.**

 

 

 

Sports
Sports

HUM II participates in all Public School Athletic League teams on Gompers Campus, and has its own Charter School Athletic League teams.

If you're interested in participarting in any sports, please see the coaches below:

Girls Volleyball-Coach Asibey

Girls Soccer-Coach Saat & Coach SIlverstein

Boys Soccer-Coach Tutu

Varsity Basketball-Coach Jackson

Junior Varsity Basketball-Coach Soto & Coach Tutu

Softball-Coach Wilson/Baseball-Coach Vanno

Flag Football-Coach Smith & Coach Bediako

Community Service
Community Service

A group of HUMII staff members and scholar leaders took a trip to the Dominican Republic and assisted in building homes, water filtration systems , and learned how to make chocolate for the underprivileged members of the country.

Student Government
Student Government

Our Student Government Associationis the voice of what scholars want at HUM II. 

All Scholars in "SGA" attened weekly meetings to discuss events, policies, and their vision for the year. 

HUM II Walks for a cause!
HUM II Walks for a cause!

Every year a group of HUM II staff members, scholars, and families march for various causes. Including (but not limited to) the Breast Cancer and AIDS Walk. 

*Scholars, this counts as community service! 

Meet Our Students

Y. Vargas| Class of 2018
Y. Vargas| Class of 2018

“If these past four years at Hum II has taught me anything, it is that to adapt is to survive and to live is to thrive.”-

C. Valera| Class of 2018
C. Valera| Class of 2018

”HUMII kept me motivated and reminded me of my goals every time I felt discouraged. My teachers pushed me, the staff supported me, my mentors guided me. I’ve built relationships and have learned things at my 4 years in HUM II that I will keep with me forever”.

E. Gaston|Class of 2019
E. Gaston|Class of 2019

"There are staff here to support me, and make me feel comfortable".

M. Marfo| 10th Grade
M. Marfo| 10th Grade

"HUM II gives students so many opportunities to become more independant, responsibile, and pushes us to be leaders. I love that it's a unifrom school, I love my teachers, and that it's far from my house. I'm happy to come to school because of the sense of community HUM II has built for me".

 

 

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