Grade 8 Announcements


Included in the senior dues are the following:
Senior T-Shirt
Graduation Cap and Gown
Graduation Ceremony

MONEY ORDER is the only form of payment accepted. 
Please make the money order out to IS 73

Daily Announcements

 The Battle of the Academies is looking forward to increasing school spirit for the month of March. 

For the month of March, the Battle of the Academies would like you to participate in the following events:

3/7- Crazy Sock Day!

3/14- Wear Green for St. Patrick's Day!

3/21- Bring Back signed parent letter

3/28 Wear Academy Colors Day

Bradbury: Blue
Newbery: Yellow
Pulitzer: Purple
Carnegie: Red

IS 73's Student Council has voted on the following activities:

Academy Color Day- December 13 
Opposite Day- January 17
Twin Day- February 28
Crazy Sock Day March 14
Neck Tie Day March 28
Crazy Hat Day April TBD
Dress for Success May TBD
Stuff Animal Day June TBD

Making Informed Decisions:
The High School
Admissions Process
Please see attached link for additional information
2013 HS Presentation.pdf
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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.

Important Reminders

School Uniform Policy
School Uniform Policy 2011-2012.doc
Important School Policy Updates

Wednesday, April 23
Students Return To School
Thursday, April 24
Report Cards Distributed
Tuesday, April 29
Parent Workshop
"Special Education Services"
Wed, Apr 30 - Fri, May 2
NYS Math Exam
Monday, May 26
Memorial Day
School Closed

Today, 4/23/2014
High: 56 Low: 51
Slight chance rain showers
30% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/24/2014
High: 58 Low: 40
0% chance of precipitation.