Daily Announcements


First Day of School is Thursday, September 4th. The school day is 7:40am-2:00pm everyday for students. Breakfast is available for free at 7:10am each morning in the Student Cafeteria.
On the first day of school students will assemble in the following locations;
Grade 6- Auditorium
Grade 7- Gymnasium
Grade 8- Cafeteria
Students will enter the building on Durant Avenue at the entrance near the flagpole.




Please check to verify if I.S. 24 is your zoned school by using the Department of Education website at http://schools.nyc.gov. If your child will be attending I.S. 24 for the 2014 - 2015 school year, visit the school in person during the dates and times below to register as a new student. Your child(ren) must be present with a parent/ legal guardian. 
Thursday, August 28 8:30-11:30am
Friday, August 29 8:30-11:30am
Tuesday, September 2 8:30-11:30am
Wednesday, September 3 8:30-11:30am
We have also provided a list of documents required to enroll your child by clicking on the link below.

Registration_-_Documents_Required_to_Register_2014.pdf



Please be advised the school lunch program will be free to our students this school year thanks to the NYC Council and Department of Education. Due to Federal Regulations families will need to continue submitting a lunch application online for the 2014-2015 school year which can be done before the school year begins through October 3, 2014. Use the link below to fill out your application as soon as possible. Every application counts!

www.applyforlunch.com




TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

Attached below you will find the 2014-15 school bus routes for our school. Please be aware the routes or stops are subject to change by the NYC Office of Pupil Transportation (OPT). If you have a question about a stop or specific route please contact OPT by calling 718-392-8855 or visit http://schools.nyc.gov/Offices/Transportation/default.htm. This website is also helpful in learning about bus routes and MetroCard eligibility.

 

AM-PM Bus Schedule 2014-15.docx
Below, please find summer assignments for both English and Mathematics.  Please print and submit the packet upon your return to school in September.  Enjoy your summer!

New Announcements!

New Incoming 8th Grade Math Summer Assignment
Summer Packet for new 8th grader.pdf
New Incoming 8th Grade ELA Summer Assignment 
Summer Packet for new 8th graders.pdf
New Incoming 8th Grade Reading Summer Assignment (only if new to
 I.S. 24)
Grade 8 Summer Reading 2014.pdf
New Incoming 7th Grade Math Summer Assignment
Summer Packet for new 7th grader.pdf
New Incoming 7th Grade ELA Summer Assignment
Summer Packet for new 7th grader.pdf
New Incoming 7th Grade Reading Summer Assignment (only if new to I.S. 24)
Grade 7 Summer Reading.pdf
New Incoming 6th Grade Math Summer Assignment
Summer Packet for new 6th grader.pdf
New Incoming 6th Grade ELA Summer Assignment - Part 1
Summer Packet for new 6th grader - Part 1.pdf
New Incoming 6th Grade ELA Summer Assignment - Part 2
Summer Packet for new 6th grader - Part 2.pdf
NYPD Traffic Flyer
NYPD Traffic Flier.pdf
Parent's Guide to Common Core
Parents Guide to Common Core.pdf
Stop & Shop Rewards Program
Stop & Shop Rewards Program.pdf
Use these agencies for Arista Credit
Approved Agencies for Outside Service credits.pdf

From the Principal

MAY/JUNE 2014 PRINCIPAL’S NEWSLETTER

Dear Parents/Guardians:

How quickly we have arrived to this point!  As I can still recall our new students entering on the first day of school, I now turn to offer well wishes to you all as another school year is about to close.  Congratulations are also in order to all of you with graduation soon approaching.

This year we embarked on some new experiences which included:

            -Expansion of our school garden

            -A new Superintendent, Ms. Jessica Jenkins

            -Final completion of our school playground renovation

            -A two night performance by our Performing Arts Department of The Pirates of Penzance

            -The addition of a new Assistant Principal, Ms. Julianna Tramontana

            - New Curriculum in ELA and Mathematics

Read more...

Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 4
First Day of School Announcement


First Day of School is Thursday, September 4th. The school day is 7:40am-2:00pm everyday for students.


Weather

Today, 9/1/2014
High: 83 Low: 71
Chance thunderstorms
49% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/2/2014
High: 87 Low: 72
Slight chance thunderstorms
28% chance of precipitation.