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High School Application

High School Application Deadline: December 1st

This is a reminder that the deadline to submit your child's high school application is December 1st. Applications must be submitted on the MyShools site. If you need help please contact your child's articulation counselor. Students who do not submit an application will be assigned to a high school.
Toys for Tots Toy Drive

Toys For Tots

Please donate a new unwrapped Toy between December 1st and 15th.
Pajama Drive Fundraiser

I.S. 24 Pajama Drive

Donate a NEW pair of Pajamas during Homeroom to Mrs. Portalatin and the ladies of the MSK club in room 421
IS24 Pajama Drive

Pajama Drive

Donate Pajamas this holiday season during our I.S.24 Pajama Drive by Mrs. Portalatin and the ladies of the I.S.24 MSK club November 1 - December 2
Missing Immunizations

Missing Immunizations

This is a notice for any family with a child in our school who is still missing immunizations for participation in school.
Lunch Form

We still need your assistance! Please complete your lunch forms

We have had over 600 families complete the school lunch forms already. We need to have all families complete the application by October 31, 2022.

We still need your assistance! Please use the link below to submit the lunch form for your child(ren) if you have not done so already. It is quick and easy and the results of submitting the form are within 24 hours.

Although breakfast and lunch are free in our school these forms are used to provide information which can be used to provide further financial assistance to a school. We appreciate your time to help us in this matter.
Download our Barnes24 APP

Download our Barnes 24 App Today!

Get our FREE new phone App from the App store today. We are doing everything we can to make sure you stay connected. We need you to CLICK IN! Join us today.
Movie Night Flier

I.S.24 Family Movie Night- Friday 10/28 at 6:30PM

Free outdoor movie night for I.S.24 UAU students and families. Schoolyard will open at 6PM, the movie will start at 6:30PM. Bring your own blankets and chairs. Please use the link below to register.
Pretzel Day

Pretzel Day

We are excited to announce our first pretzel day of the year! Tomorrow Friday, October 14th, we will be selling soft pretzels for $2 each during all lunch periods.

High School Articulation Workshop

Thursday, October 13, 2022, the Guidance Department will be hosting a high school articulation workshop. The event will take place at 6pm in the school auditorium.

Health and Safety Update

I am writing to notify you that a member or members of our school community have tested positive for COVID-19 and may have exposed others while at school.
Fundraiser Flyer

Pampered Chef Fundraiser to support our I.S. 24 Basketball Teams

We are so happy to announce that we will be hosting a Pampered Chef Fundraiser to support our I.S. 24 Basketball Teams. The fundraiser will begin on Thursday, October 13th. Join in on a fun virtual event on Facebook. The deadline to place orders is November 1, 2022.   A flyer has been sent home today to all Families. Please share with your friends & family!!
School building

Mission Statement

Myra S. Barnes Intermediate School 24 is dedicated to the belief that all students can meet high standards of excellence.
The school will provide a positive and supportive environment for all students, staff and parents. This will emphasize the school and commitment in ensuring the children's cognitive, creative, and social growth.
All our students will develop academic and social skills and responsibilities which will enable them to become productive and law-abiding citizens of the community. ("All students" refers to both special and general education students.)