AFSE Weekly Family & Students Priorities: 1/14 - 1/18

AFSE Weekly Family & Students Priorities: 1/14 - 1/18
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 (9th Grade)9th Grade Family Night:  You are invited to the Academy for Software Engineering's first 9th Grade Family Night hosted by Peer Group Connections (PGC-HS). On Thursday, January 17th, you will be lead through a series of activities by our 11th grade peer leaders focused on your student's transition into high school. Get ready to engage in fun activities, thought-provoking discussion, reflection, and refreshments! See flyer here.

Please RSVP at http://tinyurl.com/afsefamily19. 
If you have any questions or concerns, email pgc@afsenyc.org or call (212) 253-3299.
Hope to see you there!
  
Action Item #2 (All Students): PTA Meeting on Wednesday, 1/16 at 6:00 PM. Topic: What is Restorative Justice? Come to this week's PTA meeting to learn about the Restorative Justice Program at AFSE. Mr. Jansen will explain how our students experience restorative practices in school.
 
Action Item #3 (12th Grade): Senior Dues 

❐  Base Package $50 (Sitting Fee, Graduation - June 25, Senior Brunch, Yearbook, Senior Awards)

 Base + Prom Only $100 One ticket, dinner, dancing @ Chelsea Piers, NY: Thursday, June 6th, 2019

 Base + Senior Trip Only $100 Club Getaway, Kent, CT: Thursday & Friday, May 30th-31st, 2019

 Base + Prom + Trip (ALL) $150

 Additional Prom ticket for guest $50

 Please pay either in full, the listed minimum amounts, or any remaining amounts, to Ms. Jacker in Rm. 412, Monday through Thursday, 3:20 - 3:40 pm by the deadlines:

  • $50: Thursday, January 15th, 2019,
  • $100: Thursday, February 14th, 2019,
  • $150: Thursday, March 14th, 2019.

Payment is accepted in cash, check, or money order made payable to:

“Academy for Software Engineering”.

If you would like to apply for financial aid, please complete this form: https://goo.gl/forms/fnHHMqRUbukNuZch1.

 
Action Item #4 (All Students): Regents Week will be January 22 - 25. Students are only expected to come to school for their scheduled Regents exams at the time of their exam. Students who are taking an exam received their Regents invitation on Friday in an email.  Students will only report to the exam that says "SCHEDULED."  Students who did not receive and email, and plan to sit for an exam, should email Mr. Raeke at sraeke@afseny.org for clarification. You can find the NYS Regents calendar here. The cafeteria will be open every day for breakfast at 8:30 - 9:00 AM and lunch at 12:15 - 1:00 PM.
 
Action Item #5 (All Students): Please see the AFSE Club List, Tutoring Schedule, and Student Opportunities linked below. Some clubs are still finalizing their meeting schedule and will be shared as soon as they are completed.
 
Students are expected to arrive to school in time to be in class by 9:00 AM.  Students who arrive after 9:00 AM are considered late.  It is essential that students arrive on time to maximize learning opportunities and succeed in class. If you need support, please contact the school. 
 
 
If you have not  received a phone call from Ms. Cameron, please be sure to update your contact information on the emergency contact card that students will receive next week. 
 
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Ms. Cameron at acameron@afsenyc.org or at 212-253-3294.