Assembly-Member, Jaime Williams recently presented certificates of achievement to a cross section of students from P.S. 236, located at 6302, Avenue U, Brooklyn.
The students successfully participated in a Summer Reading Challenge that was sponsored by Mr. Williams.
In making the presentations, the Assembly Member stressed the importance of reading, and encouraged the parents and guardians who were present at the ceremony, to ensure that their children did a certain amount of reading on a regular basis.
“Fostering the love of reading, in a time when so many children turn to electronic devices is more important than ever,” remarked Assembly Member Williams.
Ms. Williams congratulated the successful students for making sacrifices to complete their respective reading challenges.