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March 2018

Khan's Tutorial Staff enjoying the celebration held at staff gathering.

Khan’s Tutorial Chairperson Mrs. Nayeema Khan receives record breaking 12 Proclamations at 5th Annual Prestigious Women’s Gala Awards

New York, New York March 20, 2018 – Last week, Mrs. Nayeema Khan, Chairperson of Khan’s Tutorial was awarded by the National Action Network, West Nassau Chapter at the Annual Prestigious Women’s Gala Awards. The National Action Network has been a leading civil rights organization fighting for social issues mostly focusing on equal opportunity. In addition to a crystal trophy from the National Action Network Mrs. Khan received an astounding 12 different government recognitions at the ceremony.

Dr. Ivan Khan and Mrs.Nayeema Khan celebrating the total number of accepted Khan's Tutorial students for the SHSAT program.

Khan’s Tutorial Helps 357 (and Counting!) SHSAT Students Gain Acceptance to NYC’s Esteemed Specialized High Schools

New York, NY – March 13, 2018 – Last Wednesday marked the release of the results of the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT), the sole determinant of admission into New York City’s prestigious Specialized High Schools. Stuyvesant High School, Bronx High School of Science, and Brooklyn Technical High School offer acceptances to a total of about 3,000 students per year out of 30,000 students who take the challenging exam.

Dr. Ivan Khan helping to teach a Khan's Tutorial class.

High Achieving Khan’s Tutorial Student, Tanvir C., Receives Acceptance to Johns Hopkins University

Khan’s Tutorial would like to congratulate student Tanvir C. for his acceptance to Johns Hopkins University. Tanvir is also waiting on news from an Ivy League School sometime next month. A long time student at KT, Tanvir started classes as a second grader and later returned for SAT classes. Through KT’s SAT program led by Columbia graduate Ms. Tasneem Imam Khan. Tanvir scored a 1520 on his first SAT attempt and later super scored at 1560. He currently maintains a 105 GPA at William C. Bryant High School and plans to pursue a career in the sciences.

Mohammed Hossain and Reevu Islam presenting an award to a Khan's Tutorial Student.

Khan’s Tutorial Student Iftida Faria Wins 1st Place for NYU Rise for Rohingya Essay Contest

Manhattan NY – Last week, Khan’s Tutorial student and Brooklyn Tech Junior, Iftida Faria, won 1st place in the John Sexton Essay Contest for The Rise for Rohingya Campaign. The contest invited all NYC high school students to participate in a creative essay challenge about the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar.  In her award-winning essay, Iftida spoke about how high school students could help Rohingya refugees. As first place winner, Iftida received a $300 Amazon gift card, a plaque from New York University President Emeritus, John Sexton, and was featured on the Rise for Rohingya website.