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  • School Closed- November 24, and 25, 2022- Holiday

    Greetings Carver Families,

    School will be closed on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25, 2022, for the holiday. On behalf of Dr. Sutton, Principal and the Carver Staff we wish you and your family a happy, safe and enjoyable holiday! We thank all of the families, staff and restaurants that donated to our Fall Feast.

     

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • Information regarding Co-location Springfield Campus

    Greetings Carver Families,

    On November 18, 2022, the Office of District Planning posted a proposal to open and co-locate a new Success Academy elementary school in building Q420 (Springfield Gardens Campus) beginning in the 2023-2024 School Year.

    Attached to this email, please find the following documents:

    1.  Family letter

     2. Notice of the Joint Public Hearing Notice

     

    The Joint Public Hearing (JPH) for this proposal will be held via teleconference on Tuesday, December 20 at 6 p.m. at https://learndoe.org/districtplanning/. The attached notices have information on how to access the JPH via teleconference and dial-in.
     
    The documents will be available to view online shortly at:  https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/leadership/panel-for-education-policy/2022-2023-pages/january-05-2023-school-utilization-proposals (this link will show as broken for the next hour or so as the documents upload, but should be live by EOD)
     
    Thank you for your attention to this matter.
    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • Virtual Parent Teacher Conference-Thursday, November 17, 2022 at 5:00 pm

    Virtual Parent Teacher Conference- Thursday, November 17 2022 starting at 5:00 pm

    Greetings Carver Families,

    Virtual Evening, Parent Teacher Conference will be held Thursday, November 17,  2022, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. On Friday, November 18, 2022, will be the Afternoon Parent Teacher Conference, starting at 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. Teachers will schedule, parents/guardians and send link for both meetings. Students should give you access to their Google Classroom Account to meet with their teachers.  We look forward to seeing all of you at the Virtual Meeting!

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • CEC 29 Town Hall Meeting- Tonight Monday, November 14, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    Greetings Carver Families,

    District 29 CEC is having a Town Hall Meeting tonight Monday, November 14, 2022  at 7:00 pm regarding Success Academy Co-location in the Springfield Campus grades K-4.  Please see attachment for details.

    Meeting Link: https://tinyurl.com/CEC29TOWNHALL 

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • School Closed- Tuesday, November 8, 2022 Election Day

    Greetings Carver Families,

    This is a friendly reminder that tomorrow Tuesday, November 8, 2022 School Closed for all students. Please see below for day school will be closed this week,

    School Closed Tuesday, November 8, 2022 -Election Day.- (School will be open on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 and Thursday, November 10, 2022)

    School Closed Friday, November 11, 2022- Veterans Day 

     

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • Tuesday, November 8, 2022- School Closed for All Student- Election Day

    Greetings Carver Families,

    This is a friendly reminder that tomorrow Tuesday, November 8, 2022 School Closed for all students. Please see below for day school will be closed this week,

    School Closed Tuesday, November 8, 2022 -Election Day.- (School will be open on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 and Thursday, November 10, 2022)

    School Closed Friday, November 11, 2022- Veterans Day 

     

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • Springfield Campus SLT Community Virtual Meeting regarding Success Academy

    Greetings Carver Families,
     

    We hope all is well. The Springfield Campus SLT will be holding an emergency community meeting with the Superintendent regarding the K-4 Charter School requesting to share space at the Campus. Please join the meeting and have your voices be heard. Please sign the petition https://chng.it/kfqQTLZ5Z9

    The Zoom link is below for Monday's Meeting, November 7, 2022 at 6:00 pm

     
     
     
     
     
    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • Virtual PA Meeting- November 2, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    Greetings Carver Families,

    Tonight is the PA Meeting/Parent Workshop starting at 7:00 pm. Please find below the Zoom Link

    Sandra Welch Dorsett is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

    Topic: Virtual PA Meeting
    Time: Nov 2, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

    Join Zoom Meeting
    https://zoom.us/j/98971254367?pwd=N1VlZExBcGw5ZElGcE9pMmFVUm1wdz09

    Meeting ID: 989 7125 4367
    Passcode: 610034
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    Meeting ID: 989 7125 4367
    Passcode: 610034
    Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/ait1rClnV

     

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • PA EXPEDITED ELECTION 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR- WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2022 AT 7:00 PM VIA ZOOM

    Greetings Carver Families,

    We hope all is well. There will be an expedited election for office of the parent association for the 2022-2023 school year on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 via Zoom at 7:00 pm. The following positions are listed below:

    President- Responsible for holding the general PA meeting month and executive board once per month . Represent the Carver parents at all meeting in DOE and sets on the school leadership committee.
    Treasurer: Responsible for the management of the financial affairs of the PA organization.
    Recording Secretary: Responsible for recording (written) of the minutes at all meetings held by the PA

    There are three(3) open position on the School Leadership Team. The role of the members is to work closely with the principal in establishing the CEP for the school and to ensure that the school curriculum defined as the totality of student experiences that occur in the educational process.

    Please see Zoom Link for meeting:

     https://zoom.us/j/95203838875?pwd=dUVZUDAybHpHYjZOR0IyVjRJRVA2QT09

    Have a safe and enjoyable holiday!

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
  • SCHOOL OPENS FOR ALL STUDENTS-THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2022

    Greetings Carver Families,

    Summer school has ended. Have a wonderful and safe summer vacation! We look forward to seeing all of you on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 8:10 am.

    Q272 George Washington Carver H.S.
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