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6-8 Family Town Hall (May 14th OR May 15th)

Mr. Rahman and Ms. Baer want to hear from you about what’s going well and what could be better.

We are offering two different times to have a “town hall” with the community.  It will be held through zoom. Please click on the date/time for the link to the zoom room that works best for you:

Thursday, May 14th 7:00-7:30 pm
Friday, May 15th 10:30-11:00 am

We can’t wait to see you on Zoom!

Zoom Meeting ID: 427 775 8421
Password: explore

K-5 Town Hall (May 13th @ 6:00pm)

Lower School is inviting you to a Town Hall meeting to simply do the things that people do every day. TALK!!! We want to hear how you are doing, how you are keeping busy, how you are keeping your students busy. We are not talking about classwork, homework or school work!!!!

Please join us we miss you all!

https://zoom. us/j/94453600720?pwd=dURLYmh1OU1lbHhQdkNDc2ZNbk9hQT09
Meeting ID: 944 5360 0720
Password: 1zDgrb


NYC Schools Closed until 4/20/20

Please see below for school updates and resources.
We want all of our students, staff and parents to stay safe and healthy!  We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Parent Guidance

  • Students should log on and complete all posted assignments (please contact the operations team if you need a laptop)
  • 100% Attendance is mandatory starting Wednesday 3.18.2020;  Teachers will be taking attendance daily by 9:20 a.m.
  • Students and families should be adhering to the class schedules as outlined for remote learning.
  • Logging on and not completing the work is not an option (your progress is tracked in real-time)
  • Families should be logging on daily checking to see student progress or updates from teachers.
  • As of today, we do not have any additional information as to when students will return to school other than the April 20th date. We will update as more information becomes available.
  • For families with concerns related to food or shelter they can direct those  concerns to Ms. Perl, Ms. Kaylor, or Mr. Jenkins.

Attendance is detrimental to your student being promoted to the next grade.  We are advising you don’t  traveling with students on academic day.

Parent Resources

* Students without internet can call:  Spectrum (844) 488-8398 for free service.
* We have a list of 11 Free Reading Websites for Kids click ->11-Free-Reading-Sites-for-Kids-List
* We have a list of 11 Free Math Websites for Kids click ->

Lower School Orange Memo 3.9.20

Lower School Orange Memo Highlights
February 25 – DOE Survey released
March 13
– School Tour
March 25-26  (3rd, 4th, 5th) NYS ELA Exam
March 25-26 (K, 1st, 2nd)  Class Field Trips
March 31 – Math Curriculum Night – Every parent should be interested in how they can help support their students education!  We are looking for all our LS parents to attend.

Plan Ahead
April 9 & 10th – No DOE Bussing – OPT Shutdown Day
April 15 & 16th– Term 3 Awards Ceremony


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Upper School Blue Memo 2.24.20

Upper School Blue Memo Highlights
February 25 – Honor Roll Recognition (Parents Welcomed)
February 26 – Wednesday Spirit Days- Red, Black & Green Day
February 26 – Field Trip to Tapestry (download permission slip below)
February 28 – Movie Night Returns!
March 2 – Soccer Team Tryouts
Family Teacher Conference Schedule
– Wednesday, March 4th – 2:30-4:15
– Thursday, March 5th – 4:30-6:15
– Friday, March 6th – 1:00-2:45
March 4 – Black History Through Fashion –>Flyer
March 6 – 12:30 Dismissal – School Closes Early!

Plan Ahead – NEW
February Calendar ->View February
March 13th – School Survey Due – Keep a look out for the “green envelope”!

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3rd – 8th February Break Packets

We hope all of our students enjoys this much needed break.  Please pace yourself and do a few pages everyday.  All packages are Due Tuesday, February 25th!

1st Grade (Click to download/print)–> 1st Feb Break Packet
2nd Grade (Click to download/print)–>2nd Feb Break Packet
3rd Grade (Click to download/print)–> 3rd Feb Break Packet
4th Grade (Click to download/print)–> 4th Feb Break Packet
5th Grade (Click to download/print)–> 5th Feb Break Packet

6th Grade (Click to download/print)–> 6th Feb Break Packet
7th Grade (Click to download/print)–> 7th Feb Break Packet
8th Grade (Click to download/print)–> 8th Feb Break Packet

Important Parent Letter Re: Coronavirus


Upper School Winter Break Packets – Available Online!

Don’t worry if the dog eats your homework, if you forget it at Grandma’s house, we have them posted right here, so you can still meet the deadline!  All homework packets are due Tuesday, January 7th 

6th Grade Packet (28 pages) — 6_Download/Print

7th Grade Packet (28 pages) — 7_Download/Print

Please note that there are two different ones for 8th grade. 

Download/print this version for students IN ALGEBRA class->8_Algebra

Download/print this for anyone NOT enrolled in Algebra –>8_withoutAlgebra