Aviation H.S. Students Earn Their Wings
Surrounded by aviation memorabilia and aircraft, 380 seniors graduated from Aviation H.S. June 25 in the school’s hangar. Located in Long Island City, the A-rated school offers a quality STEM education, focusing on aviation and aerospace. JetBlue Chief Executive Officer Dave Barger, the school’s Person of the Year and commencement speaker, partners with the school year round via the PENCIL Partnership Program which connects private business leaders with public schools across New York City to help teachers teach, students learn, and principals develop their leadership skills.