Parent Announcements

Ms. Denise Browne - Parent Coordinator/Respect for All Liaison . Direct number 718-466-8726

Email: dbrowne@eaglebronx.org

Ms. Browne will return from vacation on Monday, August 27, 2018 at Eagle Academy - Hours 7:15 am to 6:00 pm

Parent Association Meeting dates - Click on the Parent Association tab for updates - Please make sure you attend our first Parent Association Meeting for the year on Saturday, September 29, 2018, 9:30 am to 10:30 am in the cafeteria to discuss important information. We will have vendors at the Parent Meeting: Chocona soap, beautiful soaps and lotions, BJ's to sign up for membership, our uniform company Kids Place in case you need to order additional uniforms, and a manager from Raymour & Flannigan furniture stop from Bay Plaza to offer our community a small discount. You cannot miss this meeting!

Tuesday, September 18th - 7:30 am to 9:30 am - Dads Take Your Child to School - This event is open to all men: Fathers, Step-fathers, Grandfathers, Uncles, Older brothers, Mentors, or any positive male role model. All men with meet with the Principal and other men in the community. You will attend Town Hall with the deans and scholars. Breakfast will be served. Please email me at dbrowne@eaglebronx.org if you will attend. Please put your name and your son's name in the email. On the subject line: Dads Take Your Child to School. We look forward to seeing the men in our community in attendance.

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First day of school - Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Bell Schedule - Please click on the Scholar Life tab for the updated Bell Schedule

Under the Scholar Life tab you will find the school supply list

Plan ahead! School Calendar for 2018 – 2019 Please note: Our Parent-Teacher Conference dates will be different from the dates stated on the calendar. In September, we will have dates for Parent-Teacher Conference. Calendar dates can be downloaded directly to your calendar https://www.schools.nyc.gov/calendar?event_categories=1|Key

Check out the Department of Education Morning Bell link with great back to school tips to help you get organized for the 2018 - 2019 school year. Link https://morningbellnyc.com/2018/08/17/ready-to-head-back-to-school/

General text messaging service for all parents/guardians - Text @29d37 to the number 81010. You will receive a welcome text from Remind. If you have trouble with 81010, you can try texting @29d37 to (646) 480-6887. You will receive one way text messages from Ms. Browne and you will be able to send her text messages. Text message service translates to all languages!

Make sure you register for an NYC School Account, which provides you with a way of accessing key information about your child’s progress. You can see a child’s attendances, grades, and test scores. Please note, this does not replace Pupil Path. With NYC Schools Account, you will be able to view your child’s information in one of ten languages on a computer, phone or tablet. Please contact me for the account code at dbrowne@eaglebronx.org and include your son's name in the email.

2018 - 2019 Acheive NYC: A Complete Guide to New York City Public Schools, has the most current information regarding the City’s public schools. The guide contains: Important dates, details about enrolling in City schools, who to speak to in schools when you have concerns, grade specific learning expectations, Transportation options for students,How to obtain financial aid for college, and more! English link: https://infohub.nyced.org/docs/default-source/default-document-library/achieve_2018-19__english.pdf?sfvrsn=7c52e0c4_2 Spanish link: https://infohub.nyced.org/docs/default-source/default-document-library/achieve_2018-19__spanish.pdf?sfvrsn=d05cd9a7_2

The full suite of Microsoft Office apps is now available for students, faculty, and staff for no charge while employed or enrolled with the New York City Department of Education. After a funding agreement between the New York City Council, the NYC Department of Education, and Microsoft, this software is available for download on up to five personal computers and five mobile devices per person. For more information, click on the Scholar Life tab and scroll down to the Microsoft 365 section.

8th Grade activities and events for 2018 - 2019. I have created a separate Remind.com text message service for the 8th Grade parents/guardians only. Only the parents may sign up for the 8th-grade text messaging service. Sign up now and within a few weeks, you will start receiving reminders regarding 8th-grade senior events and updates. Text the message @h7f342 to the number 81010. If you’re having trouble with 81010, try texting @h7f342 to (646) 480-6887. Remember, you will only receive messages from Ms. Browne and not an entire group. You will be able to directly send a text message to me. The text message service translates into Spanish.

Uniform

Uniform Company, Kids Place (across the street from Macy's in Parkchester) 1450 Metropolitan Avenue, Bronx, NY - Telephone number 718-430-6751

Gym - There is no specific uniform for the gym class. Scholars may wear a tee-shirt, shorts, and sneakers

The cost of Eagle Ties will be $11.00. You or your son may come to Eagle starting Tuesday, September 4th from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm to purchase ties


Lunch Forms

Please fill out the lunch form online before school starts. Save your confirmation email!

Lunch is now completely free for all students in every New York City public school. Breakfast is already provided for free and now all meals will be served at no charge to families.

We need your help to make this program a success. All parents, regardless of income, must still complete a School Meals Form so that our schools get access to federal funding for this program and others. Please complete the form online at http://nyc.applyforlunch.com. A hard copy of the form will also be sent home and will be available in the main office.

Information for Your Review


Mental Health Information - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/health-and-wellness/mental-health


Metro-Cards - Read the DOE's Policy regarding Metro-Cards: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/transportation/metro-cards


Immunization Requirements - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/health-and-wellness/immunizations


Immunization Chart - English - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/2018-2019-immunizations-chart---english


Immunization Chart - Spanish - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/2018-2019-immunization-chart-spanish


Health and Wellness for the School Year - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/health-and-wellness/staying-healthy


Middle School Learning - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/learning/grade-by-grade/middle-school-learning


High School Learning - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/learning/grade-by-grade/high-school-learning


Helpful Links for Families of English Learners - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/multilingual-learners/support/helpful-links-for-families-of-english-language-learners


College Career Readiness for English Language Learners - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/multilingual-learners/support/college-career-readiness-for-english-language-learners


Special Education - Starting the Process - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/special-education/the-iep-process/starting-the-process


Special Education - IEP Meeting - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/special-education/the-iep-process/iep-meeting


Special Education - Related Services - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/special-education/supports-and-services/related-services


Special Education - Specialized Transportation - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/special-education/supports-and-services/specialized-transportation


How to Read a Student Transcript: English version https://www.schools.nyc.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/how-to-read-a-student-transcript_english


Spanish version https://www.schools.nyc.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/how-to-read-a-student-transcript_spanish


Testing - https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/learning/testing


Get Ready for College!

Excellent website with wonderful information! https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-started/for-parents


Great website for parents, guardians relatives and other adults helping a student plan for college. Sign up to receive emails and texts with college info, advice, and reminders! https://parents.collegeboard.org/