Community School Director for New Heights Middle School, New York City
Nkese Rankine is a Community School Director working with New Heights Middle School in New York City. As a Community School Director, Nkese is responsible for the day-to-day management of the community school strategy in collaboration with school leadership and community partners. Prior to joining CSS, she oversaw admissions and community outreach for a New York City-based college-prep program. She also spent several years running mentoring programs geared at improving child literacy at New York and New Jersey public schools. Nkese holds a master’s degree in sociology and education from Teacher’s College Columbia University and a bachelor’s in political science and women & gender studies from Bates College.
Phone: 347.391.2695, ext. 169