Queens, NY -- November 14th, 2018, Over the past two weeks, Common Core families across NYC visited Khan’s Tutorial’s 11 locations to celebrate their students who recently received a 4/4 for their Spring 2018 Common Core Statewide/Citywide Exams. A score of 4/4 means that these students met and excelled beyond the standards set for elementary and junior high school students. Next month, all high scoring Common Core families will be celebrating at Khan’s Tutorial’s Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony at the Colden Auditorium at Queens College.
Queens, NY -- November 4th, 2018, This past weekend, Khan’s Tutorial held its first ever Charity Basketball Tournament. Khan’s Tutorial branches from all locations came together to John Bowne High School to participate in a friendly competition for a great cause. Each team picked a charity to represent in the tournament and the winning team had all the proceeds of the night go to the charity of their choice. Khan’s Tutorial Brooklyn, playing for Islamic Relief USA, earned the winning title at the end of the night after tirelessly playing four matches. Islamic Relief USA is a non-profit charity operating in 40 countries, which helps millions annually by responding to emergencies, providing water to countries that lack resources to get it, and offering orphan scholarships.
Queens, New York November 3, 2018 - This past weekend, students and families gathered at Khan’s Tutorial’s Ozone Park location for the opening of the expansion space on the second floor. The space will be used for group classes for the Hunter Exam, SAT, and SHSAT. KT Chairperson Mrs. Nayeema Khan and KT CEO & President Dr. Ivan Khan met with students and their families for a prayer for the expansion space. Additionally, invitations for the upcoming Annual Award Ceremony were distributed to high scoring Common Core students.
New York, NY – October 31, 2018, This past weekend students and parents gathered at KT Sunnyside for a 1 Year Opening Anniversary. Khan’s Tutorial’s newest location, led by Director, Maheen Jillani and Senior Manager Tasmila Tabassum also celebrated the success of their Common Core students who received perfect scores. The event was attended by KT Chairperson Mrs. Nayeema Khan who was recently appointed UN Goodwill Ambassador by the International Congress of Media, and Community Organizer Joy Chowdhury.
Queens, NY - Last night, at Khan's Tutorial Jackson Heights, community press members gathered for a memorial service for the late Dr. Mansur Khan, Founder of Khan's Tutorial. Chairperson, Mrs. Nayeema Khan and CEO & President, Dr. Ivan Khan led the commemoration which included a small dua and celebrated the start of Khan's Tutorial starting its 25th year. Khan's Tutorial Senior Teammates were also present for the gathering - Vice President Mohammad Hossain, Director of Outreach Reevu Islam, Director of Finance Niloy Iqbal, and Director of Marketing Paulina Baltazar.
New York, NY - On Wednesday, September 26th, the Department of Education (DOE) announced that parents can now access their child’s 2018 Common Core Exam scores. According to the New York State Education Department, 45.2% of all test takers in grades 3-8 scored at the proficient level (Levels 3 and 4) in ELA. In math, 44.5% of all test takers in grades 3-8 scored at the proficient level. Due to the State’s new two-session test design and performance standards, the 2018 Grades 3-8 ELA and math results cannot be compared to prior-year results. In previous years, students took their state exams in three sessions. The new baseline established this year will enable comparisons with student scores in 2019 and 2020.
Khan’s Tutorial would like to congratulate the following Khan’s Tutorial SAT students for their fantastic scores on the August 2018 SATs. Khan’s Tutorial’s highest scorer for this round of scores is Ishad Z. with a near perfect score of 1550/1600. Ishad is student at The Bronx High School of Science.
Manhattan, NY – Last Sunday NYC families, community organizers, and education advocates gathered at Foley Square to rally for education issues affecting our community. Supporters called to preserve education pathways and expand opportunities for underserved communities.
Queens, NY - This week, Khan’s Tutorial has helped four more students gain acceptance into a Specialized High School, totaling to 382 SHSAT Acceptances for the year.
New York, New York - Last weekend, Khan’s Tutorial held its monthly SHSAT Parent Teacher Conferences (PTCs) throughout all eleven locations. During these conferences, Directors in their respective branches offer parents and students advice, tips, and updates for the upcoming SHSAT exam in October 2018.