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Is it December already?
Click here for the December calendar

Family Foreign-Movie Friday was an awesome success! 
Here's a great big THANK YOU to the students and parents who participated.

Parents please note, monthly calendars are distributed EVERY MONTH. Stay informed!

Copies of the letters and notices sent home can be found in the "Parent Letters and Resources" link to the left.

Coming up this month: Student Holiday Party (Dec 19).

The Fall Parent Teacher Conference took place on November 20 and report cards were distributed. 
Have you received your child's last report card?

Keep clipping those Box Tops!
Box Tops letterMore info on Box Tops for Education.
Sixth graders are in the lead!

In other news...
(Updated 12-15-14)

FREE MATH HELP- Early morning Math with Mr. Oxley. Monday - Thursday, 7:30am - 8:00am.

Click here for the CDC's 2015 summer internship opportunities

This year we are an Urban Advantage school.
What is Urban Advantage? 

What's happening in the District?

This month's CEC Meetings will be held on Wednesday December 10th (business working session) and Tuesday December 16th (monthly calendar meeting). See this link for the flyer.

Career and Technical Education Fair, Tuesday December 9th. Find the details here.

Here's the
District 17 tentative events calendar for the 2014-2015 school year.
--What notices have you missed? See the "Parent Letters" link to the left.
--Are you not receiving notices? Is your child not doing homework? Leave a message for a teacher at "
Reach a Teacher" to your left.
--Need assistance with your citizenship application? See this info
--Support the Merit Ticket system: Merit Ticket Auction Donation Drive
--The GED Exam is now called TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion) - Get more info here
--Free Classes for Adults!!!
Don't miss this opportunity to further/ enhance your education with classes such as Certified Nurses AssistantMicrosoft Office Specialist, Boiler Maintenance, Cosmetology, WEB Page Design, Auto Servicing etc. 
See this flyer for details and pass it on. Classes are offered in various boroughs at various times.

Ever considered becoming a Parent Leader or a volunteer? See this page for information

For archived announcements (including archived Parent Corner articles) click here Announcement Archive


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