• NYC School Survey deadline extended to June 18 - Your Participation is Key!

     Our parent response rate is still just 10% and student rate 76% 

    • do the survey HERE (one survey per ESMS child instead of the old one per family).
    • Enter the letter f (lower case) followed by your child’s 9-digit OSIS Number (their DOE Student ID#) ex: f987654321
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  • Manhattan Borough Arts Festival

    7 ESMS students are included in this year's Manhattan Borough Arts Festival! 
    Shoutout to them and to Ms. Mainhart!  See their works here.
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  • Applications for Borough President or Public Advocate Appointee

    Now that votes are being tallied for the CCEC elections, applications have opened for those who may wish to serve on a council as the Borough President or Public Advocate Appointee. The term is July 1, 2021–June 30, 2023. Info & both applications are linked here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/get-involved/families/education-council-elections-2021/run-for-a-seat-on-a-council 

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  • 2021 Student Talent Show

    Show us your school spirit, Tigers!

    It's time to enter the 2021 Student Talent Show. We haven't been together much, so we'd love to end the year with a great showcase of your surprise talents.
    We hope you will be excited to share with the whole ESMS community your solo or group efforts at music, juggling, singing, spoken word, magic, dance, skate tricks...whatever!

    Upload a prerecorded video or make one right on the site that is compiling submissions. See email sent for more details.

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  • Borough Family Engagement Forums with Chancellor Porter

     Chancellor Meisha Porter launched a five-borough family engagement tour to hear directly from school communities about their top educational priorities for next school year.  In light of unprecedented investments from local, state and federal, government, these forums will serve as an opportunity for families, teachers, school administrators and staff to provide Department of Education (DOE) leadership with their thoughts on the types of resources and support that are needed as we move towards a full reopening in September.
     

    Virtual forums will be held on the following dates:

    Manhattan –  Monday, May 24, 2021, from 6-8:30pm

    Queens – Thursday, May 27, 2021, from 6-8:30pm

    Brooklyn -- Monday, June 7, 2021, from 6-8:30pm

    Bronx -- Wednesday, June 9, 2021, from 6-8:30pm

     Families and staff can register for the forums online at learndoe.org/chancellor.

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  • Latest Mask Guidance Explained

     
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  • Emergency Broadband Benefit

    The FCC just announced its Emergency Broadband Benefit Program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households may receive a discount of up to $50 per month on broadband service, as well as a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers. Check your eligibility and ways to apply HERE
     
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  • 8th Grade - HS Offers Available

    Specialized High School Results Available now.

     

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  • Take the 2020-21 NYC School Survey Online Now!

     
    Survey due by June 11th.
    • Go  to: surveys.panoramaed.com/nycdoe
    • Enter the letter f (lower case) followed by your child’s 9-digit OSIS Number (their DOE Student ID#) ex: f987654321
    • NEW: Please complete one survey for each child attending ESMS (not one per family).
     
    The OSIS# is your child's unique DOE Student ID number and can be found on all report cards and in your NYCSA account (myschools.nyc).
     
    There is additional information on this and past surveys 
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  • Picture Day Photos Can Now Be Ordered Online from Irvin Simon!

    Instructions can be found in the attached JPG.

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  • 5th Grade Families - Middle School Offers Have Been Released!

    WELCOME to all our new ESMS Tigers - stay tuned for a June virtual orientation date!

    You can view your child's offer now in MySchools (Offer letters have also been mailed to families who opted for paper notifications or who do not have MySchools accounts). 

    Your offer letter includes your child's offer as well as information about where your child is automatically waitlisted. Not all students on waitlists will receive a waitlist offer after waitlists open later this week. Learn more on the DOE Waitlists page.

    There is nothing you need to do to accept your middle school offer.

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  • Cohort A - Mon & Tues, Cohort B - Thurs & Fri. Cohorts Alternate on Wed

    See Detailed Cohort Schedule Here.

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  • Extra! Extra! Tiger Times Issue Is Hot Off the Press

    Catch up on the latest directly from ESMS students! Issue includes an assortment of pieces including news, sports, riddles, recipes and more...enter this month's cartoon caption contest

    Send your ideas for a future issue to jacob.abroon@esmsnyc.net

    Read the Latest Tiger Times

     

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  • 8th Grade State Science Exam

    State test are not required. If you choose to take them, please fil out survey sent out by Ms. Getz. The dates for state tests are:

    8th Science Test - Parents must opt in by May 14th
    June 9 - Cohort A
    June 10 - Cohort B
    Cohort D - TBD
     
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  • Summer School - Free Program for Grades K-12

    DOE summer school will merge with the city's traditional summer program.  Read more from The Morning Bell.
     
    Summer Rising
    elementary: M-F July 6-Aug 20 8am-3pm
    middle: 4 days  July 6-Aug 12 8am-3pm
    HS: M-F  July 6-Aug 13 8am-1pm
     
    Program will be held in schools across the city. The day will have DOE teacher instruction in the morning and an afternoon enrichment program created by NYC Dept of Youth & Community Development (DYCD). Open to all; DYCD will post the application April 26-June 30.
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  • Weekly Student COVID Testing

    20% of our school will be now be tested on a random day each week.

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  • D2 Meal Hubs Open During Remote Learning

    For all those who use the meal hubs at @NYCSchools, take-home-and-cook options will be available at the community hubs during the February break! Find a location and meal options here: schools.nyc.gov/school-life/food/community-meals

    All families & students may go to any school building Mon-Fri  9:00am-12:00pm  to pick up 3 free grab-and-go meals. 

    Search for locations: https://www.opt-osfns.org/schoolfoodny/meals/default.aspx

    • No registration, ID, or documentation required

    • No dining space is available; meals are to go

    • As the duration of remote learning progresses and demand data comes in, the DOE will assess which sites should remain open

    • In addition, adult members of the community can pick up meals Mon-Fri 3:00-5:00 pm at locations across the city. 

    • No registration, ID, or documentation required

    • Meals are available to the general public only during this time window

    • Multiple meals may be picked up at once and must be eaten offsite

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  • In-Person Learning: Absence/Attendance Protocol

    If your child will be out sick or staying home on one of their in-school days, please email their teachers and attendance@esmsnyc.net

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  • PTA Meeting

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  • Remote Culture Day for 6 & 7th grades

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  • Graduation - Starting at 9am

    Ceremony
    9:00-10:00am
    A live Zoom event, hosted by Principal Getz and AP Hyman, with student speakers and brief remarks from our elected officials
     
    Student Sendoff at ESMS
    801:12:00pm
    802: 12:30 803: 1:00
    804: 1:30 805: 2:00
     
    Live Virtual Party
    8:30pm sharp!
    8th graders only!
    A fun, fast paced, 60-minute ESMS-themed game night (think trivia/scavenger hunt/etc) with a live host and great prizes.
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  • Juneteenth Holiday

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  • SLT Meeting

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  • Principal's Book Club

    “Heads of the Colored People: Four Fancy Sketches, Two Chalk Outlines, and No Apology“ by Nafissa Thompson-Spires
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  • 8th Alg I Regent, Normal Day for 6th and 7th graders

    Algebra I regents is no longer tentative; please indicate that it will be that morning; the only 8th graders in the building should be those taking the test. normal day for 6th & 7th

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  • Last Day of School - Day Ends at 11:20 AM

    school day ends 11:20 after 2nd period; all report cards are on mystudent.nyc

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  • First Day of School for Students

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  • Yom Kippur - Schools Closed

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  • Italian Heritage Day/Indigenous People’s Day - Schools Closed

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  • Election Day - Fully Remote, Asynchronous Instructional Day

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  • Veterans Day - Schools Closed

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  • Thanksgiving Recess - Schools Closed

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  • Winter Recess - Schools Closed

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  • Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Schools Closed

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  • Lunar New Year - Schools Closed

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  • Midwinter Recess - Schools Closed

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  • Window for 3–8 ELA Assessment Administration

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  • Spring Recess (Includes Good Friday and Passover) - Schools Closed

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