Odelphia Pierre
Assistant Principals:
Andrea Story & 
Maria Penaherrera
We are a New York City 
Public School
located in West Harlem
We offer Gifted and Talented education in District 05
 Pre-K, Kindergarten, Grades 1-8, Special Education 
including Braille, Music, Art, Science, Technology, 
Global Scholars, Clubs, Dance and much more
Sports: Girls and Boys Middle BB,
Elementary Coed BB
& Soccer, CHAMPS, BOKS,
Afterschool YMCA, HCC,

  John H. Finley  
PS/MS 129M 

Excellence without Excuses

Global Scholars 2018

Unit 3: Growing the Food We Need:

Unit 1 Project: What does it mean to be a global scholar?

Global Scholars supports the following key objectives:

  • Broaden students’ local-to-global perspective by learning from peers in other  cities
  • Gain subject matter content knowledge on an issue of mutual concern
  • Equip students to navigate a 21st century virtually-connected world
  • Augment digital technology proficiency
  • Promote English language practice and literacy
Global Scholars 2018 Curriculum

Unit 1 Project:

In the Unit 1 project, each city in a collaboration group posted a video in the e-classroom to share about their culture. Taipei put their amazing video on YouTube. See it here: