PS 102 is a public elementary school in Brooklyn, New York, with 1,200 students in grades K-5. In January 2011, our school administration, parents, students, faculty, local artists, and volunteers began collaborating on a public art mural in our schoolyard to celebrate our school community’s extraordinary diversity. Journey with us from start to finish at this blog, beginning with Principal Theresa Dovi’s “Welcome,” and throughout our entire “Prep. Paint. Party!” schedule.
- 875 square feet.
- 100 student submissions.
- 6 Saturdays plus after school time.
- 475 volunteers.
- Thousands of hours.
- 8 community partners.
- 5 sponsors and $8,000 in financial sponsorships.
- A big party at the end of it all.
Special thanks to the lead artist Sam Wisneski, and our sponsors:
If you’d like to volunteer or donate materials or other resources, please visit our Help page.
Visit our school online at http://ps102.org.