Mrs. Novalés brings 18 years of experience in Early Childhood, Elementary Education and School Administration to Pan American Academy Charter School. She was born in Puerto Rico and raised in Philadelphia. Mrs. Novalés received her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Temple University and her Master in Educational Leadership from Cheyney University.
She also received a Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility from Arcadia University. Mrs. Novalés has served as a teacher, program coordinator, assistant principal and school principal. Most recently she has served as the Chief Executive Officer and founding principal of the Pan American Academy Charter school. Through her vision and leadership, the school has made academic gains and has reached AYP for four consecutive years. In 2013, Pan American Academy Charter School became Philadelphia’s first elementary school designated as an International Baccalaureate World School. It has 730 students receiving a bilingual education in grades in K-8.
Gilbert coordinates the application process, requirements, and placements of vendors on N.5th St. Feria, in the past has attracted audience of over 10,000 people who are in interested Latino food and products. The application is here.
With a record attendances of over 10, 000 people, Feria is a must not miss opportunity for non-profits to connect to the community of North Philadelphia. This year with entertainment provided by acts such as Plena Libre and others, and with sponsorship and visibility provided, by Telemundo, Al Día, and El Zol we expect attendance to be as great as every before. Become part of this by downloading and submitting the application for you organization here.
For more information, call Dora Viacava at 215-426-3311. See you at Feria!
Denice Frohman, Will Perform at Feria Del Barrio 2013
DENICE FROHMAN is an award-winning poet, lyricist, and educator, whose work explores the intersections of race, gender, sexuality, and the “in-betweeness” that exists in us all. She is the 2013 Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion and a 2012 Leeway Transformation Award recipient. She has performed and taught poetry across the country and internationally in arts venues, rallies, K-12 schools, colleges, conferences, and detention centers. She is currently the Program Director at The Philly Youth Poetry Movement.
We are seeking food donations from our friends in the restaurant and eatery community to serve our volunteers, musicians, artists and special guests. Think you can help? Email Erika, our Program and Marketing Manager at Raices Culturales at email@example.com or call 215-425-1390.