AFSE Weekly Family & Students Priorities: 3/12 - 3/16
In order to provide families with enough time to prepare for the week ahead, we will be sending the weekly email on Sunday evening. 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: NYC DOE Learning Environment Parent Survey
is now available for completion. A letter has been distributed to students that contains your special Survey Access Code. Please follow the instructions on the letter to complete the parent survey. Please note, the link on the survey has been updated to (tinyurl.com/schoolsurvey18
Surveys will also be mailed home to families during the week. Once you complete the survey, please forward the confirmation email to Ms. Cameron or send in the confirmation slip that was sent home. Action Item #2: (Grades 9 & 11): iMentor Event - Tuesday, March 13.
Remind your student to attend this week's iMentor event on Tuesday, March 13, at 5:30 PM. Event attendance is a vital part of your student's preparation for college, so please ensure your student RSVPs and arrives on time. Students are encouraged to check the iMentor platform to confirm their mentor has RSVP'd.Action Item #3: March 14 Walkout:
On March 14, students nationwide have planned to walkout of class for 17 minutes in memory of the 17 lives lost in Parkland, FL. AFSE students who participate must provide parental excuse to the school in line with normal attendance procedures to account for missed instructional time. In order to provide an excuse, parents/Guardians can call the main office, email Ms. Cameron, or write a note. Please see the letter from Chancellor Farina linked below for more information.
Keep in Mind (Review Only): Course Extensions Students will have a Town Hallon Friday to discuss Spring Course Extensions (grades of NU on Fall Semester report cards). Eligible students will receive Course Extension contracts in advisories to detail the important opportunity to earn credit towards graduation.
Keep In Mind (Review Only): DOE Student Perception Survey: The Learning Environment survey will be administered to students in all classes on Tuesday, March 13, during third period. There will be makeups for absent students on Friday, March 16, during advisory.
Keep in Mind (For Review Only): Breakfast with the Principal: Parents are invited to join Mr. Raeke for a light breakfast and coffee on the following days from 8:00 - 9:00 AM in Room 346: 4/13, 5/4, 6/8. This is an opportunity to catch up, discuss the year, ask questions, and give feedback to support school improvement.
Keep in Mind (For Review Only):
If a student needs a replacement ID, he/she should email Ms. Cameron (firstname.lastname@example.org
). All ID replacements cost $2.