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 Congratulations to Marc Perez as the first college acceptance for the class of 2017.
Learn more about what is happening in the AFSE community by visiting our weekly highlights page under AFSE Spotlight.


  • AFSE Weekly School Highlights: 9/16 - 9/23

    Click on the link above to view our Friday highlights of the week. 

    Two More Days and Counting...
    Visit the AFSE booth at the 2016 Citywide High School Fair this Saturday and Sunday to find out how you can "code like a girl." And if you are really good you should aspire to code like Luna and Carmen! 
    Read more about the class of 2016 on our AFSE Spotlight page "AFSE Class of 2016"

    Three More Days and Counting...

    Make sure to stop by the AFSE booth this weekend at the 2016 Citywide High School Fair on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 - 3:00 PM at Brooklyn Technical High School where you can find out how to become the next AFSE graduate like Roger Torres.

    Four More Days and Counting... 
    The 2016 Citywide High School Fair will be held this Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 - 3:00 PM at  Brooklyn Technical High School. Prospective middle school students and families, please be sure to visit our booth where you can meet with AFSE students, staff, and parents, find out more about AFSE, and receive information about our upcoming Open Houses. 
    Check out some of our 2016 graduates to get a glimpse of what it means to be heard, be seen, and feel relevant at AFSE 

    Priority Action Steps for the Week (9/19 - 9/23):
     Description  Priority Action Steps Deadline  Grade  Level
     Emergency Contact Cards (blue card), Consent Forms (media release, iMentor,  walking trip, flu vaccine, Health Center), and Lunch Form Applications  (nyc.applyforlunch.com)  Complete and sign all forms (forms provided today) to submit to  student's Advisor.

     Complete Lunch Form applications at nyc.applyforlunch.com
     NOTE: Students who submit ALL documents by Friday will receive  an AFSE Be Heard. Be Seen. Feel Relevant t-shirt. See  attachment.
     9/23/16    All Grades
    (9 - 12)
     AFSE Curriculum Night (scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, from
     5:30 - 8:00  PM

     NOTE: Curriculum Night includes PTA Potluck Dinner and Class of 2017 College  Session.
     RSVP for the AFSE Curriculum Night - click here.  9/23/16    All Grades
    (9 - 12)
     Student ID card replacement for school entry  Notify student Advisor for lost, missing, or replacement ID. Click on  PupilPath to see Advisor name and student program.   9/23/16    All Grades
    (9 - 12)
    Key Events/Activities for the Week - Click here 
    (NOTE: Click "List" to view the calendar with details of events)
    Should you have any questions or concerns regarding these announcements, please feel free to contact our Parent Coordinator, Ms. Cameron via phone (212-253-3294) or email (acameron@afsenyc.org).

    AFSE Weekly School Highlights: 9/12 - 9/16

    Click on the link to view our Friday highlights of the week. 

    See below for important notices regarding upcoming events and changes to the calendar.
    • Special Education Information Session has been rescheduled to Thursday, September 22 at 5:30 PM.


    • Saturday Academy will be postponed. Saturday Academy is an opportunity for students to get extra help from participating teachers. Please see our calendar for updates regarding Saturday Academy
    If you have any questions or concerns regarding these changes, please contact our Parent Coordinator, Ms. Cameron at 212-253-3294 or by email at acameron@afsenyc.org.




    Announcements for the Week: 9/12 - 9/16

    • No School Monday, September 12 in celebration of Eid al-Adha. School resumes on Tuesday, September 13, at 9:00 AM sharp!

    • Student ID cards will be distributed to Freshmen and other students who are still missing ID cards this week. Students should notify their Advisor for a replacement.

    • Important documents and consent forms to be completed and returned to the school will be sent home starting on Tuesday. Every family should also complete the online lunch form available at nyc.applyforlunch.com to determine lunch price eligibility. It is important that all families complete and submit the lunch form. 

    • AFSE Week in Review  and AFSE Announcements for the Week will be available to families starting this week. 

      AFSE Week in Review
       is a brief newsletter highlighting key events in the school, spotlighting students and staff, and showcasing photos of the school community in action. The newsletter will be available every Friday at 5:00 PM.

      AFSE Announcements for the Week offers key "To Do" and "Important to Know" information that families should focus on for the week. The goal is for families to make sure they are aware of and can participate in key events and complete action items. The announcements will be available every Monday (except holidays) at 8:00 AM.

      If you would like to make sure you are subscribed to the email list or would like to be added, please contact Ms. Cameron or call 212-253-3299. 



    We are extremely excited to welcome you back for what we anticipate will be another great year at AFSE!!
    FIRST DAY - Thursday, September 8, 2016 is the first full day of school. Our school day begins promptly at 9:00 AM and will end at 3:20 PM. Our suggested arrival time for the first week is 8:30 AM. AFSE staff will be outside the school building to direct our students and monitor them as they wait to enter the building. Please be sure to have your AFSE ID. If you do not have an AFSE ID, please email Ms. Williams (ywilliams@afsenyc.org) and she will provide you with an ID within the first week of school. Freshmen and new students will receive their ID during the first week of school. All students will receive their class schedule and Metrocard on the first day of school.
    We sent home a packet with information regarding the start of the year. If you did not receive it, please let Ms. Cameron know so we can verify your address. 
    If you have any questions or concerns regarding the start of school, please contact our Parent Coordinator at 212-253-3294 or by email (acameron@afsenyc.org).



    AFSE Students Excelling Outside the Classroom -

    CTE Summer Scholars and Morgan Stanley Interns


    Congratulations to some of our rising Juniors and Seniors for amazing work done this summer with the CTE Summer Scholars (top) and Morgan Stanley (bottom) Internships. We are very proud of all you have accomplished this summer and the level of professionalism that working your programs has afforded you. Your presentations were spectacular!


    CTE Summer Scholars

     Morgan Stanley Internship




    AFSE - A Model for CS education 


    "In the coming years, we should build on that progress, by … offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one."

                              - President Obama in his 2016 State of the Union Address




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