Principals Letter February 4th, 2022

February 04, 2022

Greetings, 

This week began our school’s launch of Black History Month.  The staff came together to speak about how Black history is American history and should not only be celebrated in February but fully integrated into our curriculum and teaching.  Over the next month, the school will begin to integrate Gholdy Muhammad’s 5 pursuits into unit plans for the rest of the year.   

Middle school applications are now open.  5th grade families should have received either a letter in the mail or an email providing next steps for applying.  If you have any questions, please reach out to Tina Mo (ymo2@schools.nyc.gov).  Jessica Espinobarros, the guidance counselor  will be at our PTA meeting next Tuesday to answer any questions around middle school in the chat.  Middle school applications must be submitted by March 1st. 

Upcoming Dates: 

  • Feb. 7th -11th  -BLM Week
  • Feb. 7th -Class Parent Meeting
  • Feb. 8th -PTA meeting
  • Feb. 8th – Biobus 
  • Feb. 10th -School Tour
  • Feb. 15th -SLT Meeting
  • Feb. 16th -School Tour
  • Feb. 21st -25th -Winter Break

Reminders: 

  • At home COVID tests are available for pick up from safety agents.  Just ask. 
  • Our attendance team is working with families to offer COVID testing, vaccine pop ups, afterschool,  housing support, mental health or counseling for students,  and transportation.  If you have questions or concerns around attendance, reach out to Jessica Espinobarros, our guidance counselor (jespinobarros2@schools.nyc.gov)
  • If you have to report a student who has tested positive, please use this Form.

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Saludos,

Esta semana comenzó el lanzamiento del Mes de la Historia Negra en nuestra escuela. El personal se reunió para hablar sobre cómo la historia negra es historia americana y no solo debe celebrarse en febrero sino integrarse completamente en nuestro plan de estudios y enseñanza. Durante el próximo mes, la escuela comenzará a integrar las 5 actividades de Gholdy Muhammad en los planes de clases para el resto del año.

Las solicitudes para la escuela intermedia ya están abiertas. Las familias de 5.º grado deberían haber recibido una carta por correo o un correo electrónico con los próximos pasos para completar la solicitud. Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese con Tina Mo (ymo2@schools.nyc.gov) . Jessica Espinobarros, la consejera escolar, estará en nuestra reunión de la PTA el próximo martes para responder cualquier pregunta sobre la escuela intermedia en el chat. Las solicitudes para la escuela intermedia deben presentarse antes del 1 de marzo.

Fechas siguientes:.

  • 7 al 11 de febrero – Semana BLM
  • 7 de febrero – Reunión de padres de clase
  • 8 de febrero – Reunión de la PTA
  • 8 de febrero – Llega el Biobus
  • 10 de febrero – Recorrido escolar
  • 15 de febrero – Reunión de la SLT
  • 16 de febrero -Recorrido escolar
  • 21 al 25 de febrero – Vacaciones de invierno

Recordatorios: 

  • Las pruebas de COVID caseras están disponibles para que las recojan con los agentes de seguridad. Solo preguntenles.
  • Nuestro equipo de la asistencia está trabajando con las familias para ofrecer pruebas de COVID, carpas emergentes de vacunas, after school, apoyo de vivienda, salud mental o consejería para estudiantes y transporte. Si tiene preguntas o inquietudes sobre la asistencia, comuníquese con Jessica Espinobarros, nuestra consejera escolar bilingüe (jespinobarros2@schools.nyc.gov)
  • Si tiene que informarnos de un estudiante que ha dado positivo, utilice este formulario.

Enlaces:

您好,

本周开始了我们学校的黑人历史月活动。工作人员聚在一起谈论黑人历史是如何成为美国历史的,不仅应该在二月份庆祝,而且应该完全融入我们的课程和教学中。在接下来的一个月里,学校将开始将 Gholdy Muhammad 的 5 项追求整合到今年剩余时间的单元计划中。

中学申请现已开放。 5 年级的家庭应该已经收到一封邮件或一封提供申请后续步骤的电子邮件。如果您有任何问题,请联系 Tina Mo (ymo2@schools.nyc.gov)。指导顾问杰西卡·埃斯皮诺巴罗斯(Jessica Espinobarros)将于下周二出席我们的 PTA 会议,在聊天中回答有关中学的任何问题。中学申请必须在 3 月 1 日之前提交。

即将举行的活动:

  • 2月7日-11日-”黑人的命同样重要”周
  • 2月7日-班级家长会
  • 2月8日-SLT会议
  • 2 月 8 日 – Biobus 
  • 2月10日-学校参观
  • 2月15日-PTA会议
  • 2月16日-学校参观
  • 2月21日-25日-寒假

 提醒: 

  • 可从保安人员获取 COVID在家中 测试。问一下。
  • 我们的出勤团队正在与家庭合作,为学生提供 COVID 检测、疫苗弹出、课后、住房支持、心理健康或咨询以及交通服务。如果您对出勤有任何疑虑,请联系我们的指导顾问 Jessica Espinobarros (jespinobarros2@schools.nyc.gov)
  • 如果您必须报告检测呈阳性的学生,请使用此表格

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