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Virtual Graduation

To watch our graduation use the link and password in this article. You can sign in starting at 5:30 pm. I recommend that you log in earlier to avoid having any technical problems. The graduation will start at 6pm sharp. Post pictures of yourself celebrating using the hashtag #ViperSignOff on social media.

Summer School 2020

All students attending summer school must have access to their DOE Student Accounts. Directions to accessing this account are found here.

Citywide Celebration for NYC Class of 2020!

To celebrate the end of a school year unlike any before, the DOE graduation celebration will be unlike any held before and will now take place on the evening of June 30. The DOE will be honoring the resilient, inspiring Class of 2020 with festivities that will be live-streamed across social media and broadcast on WPIX, channel 11, beginning at 7:00 p.m.

School Leadership Team June Meeting

Our school SLT meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 17 at 5:00 pm. It will be conducted remotely via Microsoft Teams. If you would like to observe the meeting, please request access to lkarais@schools.nyc.gov.

UPDATED: Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (PMIS)

The health and safety of our communities remains our top priority, and we will continue to takeall appropriate measures to help keep our students, families, and staff members safe. Two weeks ago, we shared some information with you regarding the Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (PMIS), a rare condition that is potentially life-threatening in children.

Summer Learning

Earlier this week, we announced our plans for summer learning, to ensure that our students can continue to engage and receive the academic supports they need to be ready for returning to school in the fall. We want to acknowledge the feedback we heard from you and from families and school communities regarding dates of summer learning.

Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

Health and safety is our top priority, and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYC Health Department) and the Department of Education (DOE) continue to work together to keep the city’s students, families, and staff members safe, healthy, and informed as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic evolves.

Technical Support for Families

If you have ongoing issues with technology to support learning at home, even after visiting our support pages (such as Getting Started with Your iPad, Remote Learning Portal, Getting Started with Google Classroom, Getting Started with Teams) please fill out the Technical Support for Families form.

Free Ipads

To help students stay connected during emergencies, the DOE is lending internet-enabled iPads to support remote learning for students. If you would like to request a device for a NYC student in your family, please fill out the Request form. The DOE will use the contact information you provide to get in touch with you to discuss when and where you can pick up a device. Priority will be given to students most in need, and all devices are granted on a temporary basis and will later need to be returned.

School Leadership Team May Meeting

Our school SLT meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 20 at 5:00 pm. It will be conducted remotely via Microsoft Teams. If you would like to observe the meeting, please request access to lkarais@schools.nyc.gov.

Remote Learning Survey

Learning at home has created an entirely new approach to education, and we want to hear how it has been working for you and your family. We are asking you to take a short survey to help us collect feedback about your experience with remote learning.

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