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 Class of 2021, please click HERE for Summer Bridge information.
 
 


Congratulations to Eamon Lopez on earning a Questbridge full scholarship to Notre Dame University! We could not be more proud of this accomplishment.
 
 

Announcements

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    AFSE Morning Family & Students Weekly Priorities: 10/16 - 10/20
    Every Monday by 8:00 AM (except on holidays) you will receive an email with important information and action items for the week. Please review and be sure to complete the action steps by the deadline to stay current with AFSE announcements.

    Action Item #1: Form Packets: All students received form packets with important forms (Emergency Blue Cards, Lunch Form, Health Center forms,etc...) to be completed and signed by parents/guardians. Please complete the packet to be returned to your student's advior as soon as possible. (All Grades) (Deadline: October 20)

    Action Item #2 (11th Grade): First iMentor Event of the Year for Juniors on Oct. 17th:
     Remind your junior (11th grader) to attend this week's iMentor event on Tuesday, October 17th, at 5:30 PM. Event attendance is a vital part of your child's preparation for college, so please ensure your child RSVPs and arrives on time. Each monthly event focuses on a new aspect of college readiness for your child. (Deadline: October 17)

    Action Item #3 (9th Grade)Class of 2021 Princeton-Blairstown Center Overnight Trip: Thank you to everyone who has already returned the completed permission slip. If you have not yet brought in your completed permission slip, be sure to bring it in no later than Tuesday, Oct 17! Please see this PDF version of the permission slip, in case you need to print a new copy. Also, please see the recommended packing list and prohibited items list.

    Please review the important information below:

    October 19 (Thursday)

    • Arrive to school (40 Irving Place) no later than 7:15 AM (We will be leaving promptly at 7:30 AM)
    • Bring appropriate clothing and equipment (Please come prepared as activities will take place rain or shine!)
    • Bring water/snacks for the bus ride

    Please feel free to contact Ms. Cunningham if you have any questions, ecunningham@gmail.com


    Keep In Mind (Review Only): Understanding JumpRope: What do the numbers 1-4 mean? In JumpRope (our new gradebook), as you check on your child's progress in each class, you'll notice a number on a scale of 1-4 next to each mastery skill. Across the school, the scale of 1-4 is used to indicate your child's current level of mastery of a skill. Here's what each number means: 

    4 (Professional) - Your child has exceeded expectations for the skill or habit at this grade level 
    3 (Practitioner) - Your child has demonstrated mastery of the skill or habit
    2 (Apprentice) - Your child is approaching mastery of the skill or habit
    1 (Novice) - Your child is in need of additional practice and/or evidence of mastery of the skill or habit
    “I” (Insufficient) - There is insufficient evidence of your child's mastery of the skill or habit to assess the level of mastery

    Whatever your child's current level of skill mastery may be, he or she will have multiple opportunities throughout this semester to develop. You can review the gradebook with your child and use his or her current levels of mastery to set goals. If your child has a 1 or a 2 in a skill, then he or she should devote time to developing that specific skill. For more information see our grading policy here. 

    Student and Family Opportunities:
    • Community Board & School Construction Authority (SCA) Update Meeting- Monday, October 16 @6:30 PMCommunity Board 6 and the SCA are hosting a community meeting for residents who live surrounding the Washington Irving Campus building and families of the building. It will be facilitated by Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Community Board 6 President Jesus Perez and will include various agencies involved in recent neighborhood and building changes. Please see this flyer for more details.
    • Know Your Rights With ICE -Wednesday October 18 @ 6:00 PM - Cleary Gottlieb will be holding a workshop at the Irving Campus to learn about immigrant rights and resources available to families. See the flyer below for more details 
    Key Events/Activities for the Week - Click here 
    (NOTE: Click "List" to view the calendar with details of events)
    • Washing Irving Campus Community & Construction Meeting - Monday, October 16 @ 6:00 PM
    • 11th Grade iMentor Event - October 17 @ 5:30 PM
    • SLT Meeting - Wednesday, October 18 @ 4:30 PM
    • PTA Meeting - Wednesday, October 18 @ 6:00 PM
    • Know Your Right with ICE - Wednesday, October 18 @ 6:00 PM(Irving Auditorium)
    • 9th Grade PBC Overnight Trip - October 19 - October 20
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