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  • Carver Family Letter re: SA co-location cancelled 1/25/2023

    Greetings Carver Families,

    Congratulations! Success Academy will not be co-located in the Springfield Campus. The  zoom meeting schedule for today  Wednesday, January 25, 2023 has been cancelled! Please find below letter from the Superintendent. Carver Family Letter.pdf 

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  • January Regents Examination week 1/24/2023-1/27/2023

    Greetings Carver Families,

    We hope all is well. January Regents Examination week will start on Tuesday, January, 24, 2023 to January 27, 2023. This exam is by invitation only. All other students will stay home for this week. Monday, January 30, 2023 school is closed for all students. School will resume on Tuesday, January, 31, 2023 starting at 8:30 am. Good Luck to the students taking the exam.

    Have a safe and enjoyable week. Please find below the Regents exam schedule.

     regents-exams-schedule-january-2023.pdf 

    CONGRATULATIONS TO DR. SUTTON, PRINCIPAL on her RETIREMENT. We thank you for your dedication and commitment to our students  and families.

    Blessings and good health. Enjoy your retirement Doc ! You will be missed.

     

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  • Virtual PA Meeting/Parent Workshop- January 11, 2023

    Greetings Carver Families,

    Happy, Healthy New Year to you and your family! This is a friendly reminder that tomorrow, Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at 7:00 pm is the PA Meeting and Workshop in Conflict Resolution Skills. Please see below the Zoom Meeting Link:

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  • 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.
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  • 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!

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  • 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 

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  • 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 

     

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  • 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 

     

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  • 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

     
     
     
     
     
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  • 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

     

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