New York, New York 2017
Brooklyn - Leopoldstadt Partnership 2015
The Partnership sponsors 4 children to travel to New York for a week.The pupils are selected by an independent jury after doing presentations.
This year, Alicia Okwuora, Sedanur Asan, Diana Moldovan and Dusan Picikin had the opportunity of their lifetime to attend lessons at the John Dewey High School, (our partner school), go sightseeing and experience life in New York.
This year, they were accompanied by 2 teachers: Ms Sonja Steurer and Ms Veda Meier.We had an official meeting with the Brooklyn Borough President Mr Eric Adams, and were had the honour of having a “Jause”at the Austrian General Consul, Dr Georg Heindl at the Austrian General Consulate in Manhattan.
Since 2009 our school - The DLP Pazmanitengasse has been working with the John Dewey High School in Brooklyn, New York City, within the framework of the Project, which has an educational and a cultural exchange. We are immensely thankful to the city of Vienna for their support and sponsorship.