Literacy Leaders (Grades 1 & 2)

Academic Support Grade-Schooler

In this program, your 1st or 2nd-grade child will be matched with a teen mentor who understands his or her individual needs. Together, they will work to build a love of reading and learning and will work on basic literacy skills.


How to Sign Up

If you’re interested in enrolling your 1st or 2nd grader, please contact the Education Coordinator at your nearest branch:

Mosholu Library
285 East 205th Street, Bronx, NY, 10467
Haley Main:, 347-697-9969

Seward Park Library
192 East Broadway, New York, NY, 10002
Monia Salam:, 347-326-2312

Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library
203 West 115th Street, New York, NY, 10026
Teigen Voetberg:, 347-697-9911

Washington Heights Library
1000 St. Nicholas Avenue, New York, NY 10032
Marguerite Murray:, 347-697-9967