By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some Bronx school kids teamed up with local artists Wednesday to brighten up their schoolyard.

Children with the “Summer Rising” program painted a mural at P17X.

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City schools chancellor Meisha Ross Porter was there to take in the artistic creation.

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Students in “Summer Rising” get access to art, music and theater.

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Editor’s note: This story first appeared on July 28, 2021. 

CBSNewYork Team