Daily Announcements

END OF THE THIRD MARKING PERIOD
MARCH 31, 2016
Report Cards Distributed: April 21st 

Queens North BFSC cordially invites you to

STEM FAMILY FUN NIGHT

  

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 

   4:30 - 8:00 pm

 

New York Hall of Science

   47-01 111th Street

   Queens, NY 11368

 

Our Keynote Speaker is

   Raphael Miranda

Meteorologist at NBC 4 New York

 

We look forward to seeing you.

Please click here to let us know if you’re able to attend.



OUR FINAL Parent Teacher Conference will take place on WEDNESDAY, MAY 11TH 
(5:00PM-8:00PM)



Kaplan has partnered again with IS 73 to support students are they prepare for the Specialized High School Admission Test (SHSAT). 
Kaplan will offer an SHSAT course at IS 73. The class will run on Tuesdays, beginning on May 3rd and continue through June 14th. Classes will resume on September 13th and continue through October 18th. 
REGISTRATION DEADLINE WILL BE ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2016. 

PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


IS73ParentLetter_#2 April 14.doc

The New York State Public Health Law pertaining to immunization requirements for school-age children has been amended to align with the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommendations. Effective September 1, students entering 7th and 12th grades and District 75 students are required to receive the following dose(s) of quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine MenACWY (previously known as MCV4), as outlined below:

Please click on the link below to for a letter from Chancellor Carmen Fariña and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

Chancellor MeningitisParentLetter.pdf

Visit District 24 website at:     http://www.communityschooldistrict24.com/

 

D24Parent Academy Workshop Survey

Please help brainstorm what workshops district 24 should offer in the future by filling out an online survey at:

https://nycd24.wufoo.com/forms/d24-parent-academy-workshop-survey/

PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO READ OUR SCHOOL'S DRESS CODE GUIDELINES!!!!!!!!
Revised Draft Dress Guidelines 5-22-15.docx


School Session

The first day of school will be on September 9, 2015.

The school day hours will be 8:00 AM to 2:20 PM everyday school is in session.

Information on Student Class and Classroom

A letter with your child’s class and classroom to report to on the first day of school will be mailed out by August 14, 2015. 


Busing Information

If you have busing questions, you may contact the Office of Pupil Transportation either by their website http://www.optnyc.org or phone 718-392-8855.


School Inquires

If you have questions, our main office will reopen on August 31, 2015, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 2:30 PM.  The phone number is 718-639-3817. 


We looking forward to working with you and your children this coming school year!


Please use the link below to access Engrade. 

Engrade



Important information about IS 73's Cell Phone Policy. Please read the attached! 
CELL PHONE POLICY - IS 73 FEB 27 2015 PRIN CASALE.docx
Please read the attached memo regarding EBOLA from the NYC Department of Education. 
School Community Ebola.pdf

School Mission Statement

I.S. 73 provides a structured learning environment where all learners are provided with equal access and opportunities to participate in the curriculum. Through continuous assessments and differentiating instruction, students’ individual needs are met by utilizing a continuous data-driven approach. Staff members make appropriate decisions as they analyze data and implement various instructional strategies to support student learning, as well as to determine student short term and long term goals. I.S. 73’s collaborative approach in engaging staff members, parents, and students  to become active members within the school community, help support students’ social and emotional well being and  inspire them to be active, lifelong learners.

Parents - You DO NOT need a login
Login is for staff to post updated class information

Tue, May 3 - Thu, May 5
NYSESLAT Exam
Selected Students
Grades 6,7,8
Written
Wednesday, May 11
Parent Teacher Conference
5pm-8pm
Thursday, May 19
PTA Meeting
6:30PM
Wed, May 25 - Fri, Jun 3
Grade 8 Science Exam
Lab 
Wednesday, May 25
STEM Family Night
New York Hall of Science
4:30pm-8:00pm
Hosted by: Queens North BFSC

Today, 5/4/2016
High: 58 Low: 49
Chance rain
38% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/5/2016
High: 60 Low: 51
Chance rain showers
35% chance of precipitation.