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“WE NEED YOU TO CLICK IN!”

As you know maintaining the lines of communication between the school and parents is a very important task. Together we can achieve this goal by taking advantage of all the ways our school community can communicate with each other. Our school wide initiative is called “WE NEED YOU TO CLICK IN!”.

G.O. Store Open Tomorrow 9/29

Tomorrow September 29th we will be opening our school store of the 2022-2023 school year during all student lunch periods!!
Picture Day Form

Picture Day Information

Picture Day for 6th Grade is Monday, October 3rd. 
Picture day for 7th grade is Tuesday, October 4th.

8th Grade Picture Day

Picture Day for 8th Grade is Friday, September 30th.  Please see information below.

CoVID 19 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.

COVID 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.

Covid Health and Safety Notice

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.
Students Wrestling

Beat The Streets Wrestling Registration

HOW TO REGISTER
Register via the USA Wrestling website. (*Completing this sign-up process will register you for a Beat the Streets New York membership, not a USA Wrestling Membership.)

At the end of registration, please reach out via email about the program you are interested in (i.e. Junior League, Training Center... ) to the appropriate coach listed on that page.

Our staff will get back to you ASAP with more details.

Class of 2023 Yearbook Advertisements- Deadline 12/19

Yearbook Recognition Ads are the perfect way to commemorate achievements and celebrate milestones. To purchase your ad online, follow the instructions listed below. Jostens is responsible for our school's yearbook ad sales. Please do not contact or send materials to the school. Please also consider our school's ad content guidelines below during the creation of your ad online. All orders must be placed by 12/19/2022. ACT NOW. SPACE IS LIMITED AND THE PRICES WILL INCREASE LATER IN THE YEAR.

COVID-19 Positive Case

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.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22- Donate $1 to Wear a Hat

Join us in support of our Pediatric Cancer fundraiser on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22. All proceeds will be provided to St. Jude's Children's Hospital in Memphis, TN. Each student who donates $1 or more to the cause will get a gold sticker to wear all day long signifying they may wear a hat in school for the day. Our school goal is to raise $1500 by the end of the day on 9/22/22.

PTA Update

PTA meeting on September 21, 2022. We will also be having an SLT election. We have one vacancy in the parent component that was held open to be filled by an incoming 6th grade parent.
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.)