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About Peacemakers

Peacemakers helps Harlem’s public elementary and middle school scholars reach their full potential through in- and after-school support, summer programming, and strong relationships with scholars, families, and educators.

Peacemakers is offered at P.S. 197, P.S./I.S. 76, P.S. 154, and P.S. 149.

Peacemakers Offerings

Peacemakers wraparound academic supports and enrichment opportunities help Harlem’s public school students build character, engage in teamwork, and achieve success in and out of school. Our services include:

  • Targeted academic supports
  • Enrichment activities in STEM, civics, and art
  • Health and wellness workshops for students and families
  • Real-world relevant learning experiences to promote college, career, and life readiness
  • Advocacy case management
  • Resources and assistance for parents and caretakers


Parent and Family Engagement

We care deeply about building relationships with our scholars’ families. We engage families through workshops and meetings and proactive outreach as needed. We also make a point to be accessible when families are navigating challenging circumstances, such as a scholar’s school dismissal.
Enrollment in Peacemakers unlocks benefits to families, including:

  • After-school programming
  • Summer programming
  • Social services support
  • Health and wellness programming
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