Myra S. Barnes Intermediate School 24

Discipline Code Changes

Please read the attached letter from NYC Department of Education Chancellor regarding changes to the Citywide Behavioral Expectations. This letter has been backpacked with your child in homeroom on Friday and is available here. Use the link in the letter for translated versions of the letter as well as translated versions of the new guide.

Discipline Code Letter to Families 

Water Safety

As you may know, the New York City Department of Education is continuing its efforts to ensure that the water in New York City schools is safe for students and staff by conducting additional rounds of testing for the presence of lead in the water. Please see attached letter here for information about water testing at our school:  Water Safety   

Letter to Families from Chancellor regarding Immigration

Cops and Kids Basketball

Flyer for Parent CEC Elections

Our School Needs Parents Like You

Run for a NYC Education Council Seat

Click on the link for the flyer and more information:   Flyer for Parent CEC Elections   

Where to Turn

Where to Turn

Looking to volunteer? Want to help someone in the community? Need to earn hours of community service for Arista?  Consider volunteering to be available to shovel snow this winter for senior citizens who are unable to shovel themselves.

Speak with a parent first.  If approved, fill out the form in the link, and submit it to Where to Turn.

 Where to Turn Snow Shoveling Volunteers Form   


Achieve NYC

Achieve 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, and how to obtain financial aid for college. Use the link below for a web version of the guide. 

IS 24 Family Handbook-Social Media Guide 2016

Click on the grade and parent tabs to view the updated IS 24 Family Handbook-Social Media Guide 2016!

Statement on Accessibility

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