It is school policy that students do not use cell phones during the day. PLEASE! Do not call or text your child during the school day. If your child needs to be in touch with you, they need to use the school phones.
No Dismissal After 2PM
If your child HAS TO LEAVE after 2 PM please have child in office so when parent comes in there is no disruption to his/her class
If your child is taking off more than 3 days please send a copy of your itinerary to your homeroom teacher and William in office (email@example.com)
A newspaper for kids: If you want to help your child follow the news, but he or she has trouble reading adult newspapers, check out Time for kids »
Talking to Kids about Racism
Talking to kids about racism: Racial tensions are running high in the United States. Racial tensions are running high in the United States. To learn more about the forms that racial bias can take in children,
A note from Deputy Chancellor Rose followed by a detailed notice and Q&A regarding the specific number of lead elevations and the locations of the associated fixtures within our school building. 01 31 2017_M276 Backpack Letter.pdf
Update as of March 14, 2017: Thorough lead testing of all water taps was completed in December. The results of those tests indicated that there were three sources of contamination -- one in a custodial closet and 2 of 3 spigots in one of the hand washing sinks in the cafeteria. Those faucets have all been turned off. All other pipes in the building tested negative for lead and other contaminants. Our water is safe for drinking and hand washing!
Why We Give!
Digital Literacy and Citizenship at 276
Digital citizenship aims to redefine the way kids engage with technology by empowering teachers, parents and students to be safer online.
To read more from Terri about why explicitly teaching our community about digital literacy is important - click HERE
Friday, October 13, 2017 will be our 8th annual Run for Knowledge!
The planning committee is currently seeking corporate sponsors - do you work for a corporation with an interest in supporting education and the Lower Manhattan community? If so, please contact our Sponsorship Directors, Christina Craig firstname.lastname@example.org/or Lisa Johannessen LT1705@att.comwith any information (such as company sponsorship contact name, etc.) you can share with them. Thank you!
The PTA needs volunteer help for some new committees!
Hospitality Committee- Do you love food? Help organize food at our events, including the PTA meetings, K & 1 welcome reception in the fall, coordinating baked goods for the teachers at Teacher Conference day. Email email@example.com to join.
Halloween Dance Committee- Planning is underway for the 1st event for our school, but we need you to make this a success. We will have a DJ, music, fun games and activities, costume contest, haunted hallway, bake sale and more! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to join.
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FREE Family Field Trip Vouchers
to New York Aquarium, Brooklyn Botanical Garden, American Museum of Natural History or Bronx Zoo
Friday, June 30th from the Urban Advantage Program