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Parent Teacher Conferences

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Hello Parent This week is Parent Teacher Conferences Thursdays March 23, 2017,  the conference is from 5 PM to 8 PM and on Friday March 24, 2017,  The conference is from 1 PM to 3 PM. Parent please keep in mind that on Friday march 24, 2017 is a half a day for our students they will be released at 11:20 AM. If any questions please contact our parent coordinator Ms Cecily Zayas at 718-858-0249 ext 8051

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Weather Advisory: Schools Closed Tuesday, March 14 Due to Severe Weather Conditions

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Hello Parents Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City public schools will be closed Tuesday, March 14, 2017. After-school programs, adult education, YABC programs, and PSAL activities are also cancelled. DOE central and field offices will remain open. Information for staff can be found on the Staff Emergency...

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No School On February 9, 2017

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Dear Parents, Deputy Chancellor Rose has just announced that due to the upcoming winter storm all New York City schools will be closed tomorrow. (Please see the email announcement below.) If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to email our parent coordinator Ms Zayas at Zayas1@uamusicandart.org Thank you, Paul Jonathan Thompson Founding Principal Urban Assembly School of Music and Art Dear Colleagues,   Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City public schools will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, February 9, 2017. After-school programs, adult education, YABC programs, and PSAL activities are cancelled tomorrow. Yellow bus service for charter and non-public school students will not operate tomorrow.   DOE central and field offices will remain open. We urge staff to exercise caution when going outside and to use public transportation.     Additional information for staff will be posted on the DOE website http://schools.nyc.gov.   Please stay warm and safe tomorrow.   Elizabeth     Elizabeth Rose Deputy Chancellor, Division of Operations New York City Department of Education...

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Semester 2 Begins

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Hello Parents, Tomorrow January 31, 2017  begins our Second semester for the 2016-2017 school year.  We ask that you please Send your Child to School by 7:5o AM to pick up their  new Schedules and get to the first period class on time.  Also you and your student can check on pupil path for the new schedule as well.  if any questions or concerns  please reach out to our Parent Coordinator Cecily Zayas at  Zayas1@uamusicandart.org or call 718-858-0249 ext 8051. Thank you, and have a good evening.  

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Regents Prep for Juniors

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Hello Parents/Guardians There will be regents prep happening thought the week starting on  December 13, 2016 until Regents Week . please look below to see the day, time and teacher for each exam.   Math Prep  is on Tuesdays with Mr. Maxwell at 2:30 pm until 4 pm. Living Environment Prep is on Wednesdays with Mr Rodriguez at 2:30 pm until 4 pm. Global Prep   is on Thursdays with Mr. Meyers at 2:30 pm until 4 pm.  

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Regents Prep for Seniors

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Hello Parents/Guardians There will be regents prep happening thought the week starting on  December 13, 2016 until Regents Week . please look below to see the day, time and teacher for each exam. English Prep  is on Tuesdays with Mr Doyle at 2:30 pm until 4 pm. Math Prep  is on Wednesdays with Mr. Maxwell at 2:30 pm until 4 pm. Living Environment Prep is on Tuesday with Mr Doyle at 2:30 pm until 4 pm. Global Prep   is on Tuesdays with Mr. Woods at 2:30 pm until 4 pm. U.S. History Prep  is on Thursdays with Ms. Mohammad-Brothers at 2:30 pm until 4 pm....

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U.A.M.A. Open House Information

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Hello 8th graders and families The Urban Assembly School of Music and Art would like you to come out and join us at one of our information session open house dates. We are a small limited unscreened high school dedicated to infusing a rigorous college preparatory curriculum with intensive arts elective courses and arts integration. We’d love you to come learn more about us and we look forward to meeting you. Our open house dates are as followed: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 4 PM to 6 PM Saturday, November 19, 2016 11 AM to 1 PM Tuesday, November 29, 2016 9 AM to 10: 30 AM Thursday, December 1, 2016 4 PM to 6 PM If you are interested in attending any of the above dates, please reach out to our parent coordinator Cecily Zayas at zayas1@uamusicandart.org or  phone (718) 858-0249 to inform us which open house date you would like to attend.   Sincerely Paul J. Thompson Principal Founding...

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Upcoming Parent/Teacher Conference for the Fall Term

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Dear Parents and Guardians: We would like to warmly invite you to our 2016-2017 Fall Parents-Teacher-Student conferences. These conferences will give you the opportunity to discuss your child’s progress with their teachers. To make these conferences the most meaningful, we strongly recommend that you bring your child with you. Our conferences will be held at the following times: Thursday, November 17, 2016 5:00-8:00 PM: Parent Teacher conferences Friday, November 18, 2016 11:31 AM: All students will be dismissed from school. 1:00-3:00 PM: Parent-teacher-student conferences This year, we will host workshops on the following topics: Understanding and accessing Pupil Path , UAMA’s online grading system Understanding your child’s Class Progress The 5 week project unit If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Parent Coordinator, Cecily Zayas at (718) 858-0249 ext. 8051. Thank you, Paul J. Thompson...

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Regarding Truancy Policy for Monday, October 31, 2016

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We have been notified by the N.Y.P.D. Truancy Division that on Monday, October 31, 2016 (Halloween), all students that are picked up by Truancy will not be brought back to U.A.M.A. Students will be taken to the Bushwick Truancy Center and will not be released under any circumstances unless they are picked up by a parent/guardian. We ask that you please have a conversation with your child to express the importance of coming to school on time and staying in the building for the duration of the day. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact our Parent Coordinator Cecily Zayas at 718- 858- 0249 EXT 8051. Bushwick Truancy Center’s location and Contact information: 975 Bushwick Avenue Brooklyn, N.Y. 11221 (718)...

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The Urban Assembly School of Music and Art P.T.A. needs YOU for the 2016-2017 School Year!

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NOTICE OF 2nd EXPEDITED ELECTION Parent Teacher Association Wednesday, November 2, 2016 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM 8 th floor- room 808 We encourage you or a family member to make every effort to attend. All Executive Board Positions are available for consideration. An overview of positions and responsibilities will be provided and discussed before the election process. Please understand that we are now at the critical stage of these elections, as we will be without school PTA representation which is essential throughout the school year. Please bring your questions and concerns with you, as we will be covering several topics that are important and relevant to the upcoming months. There are endless possibilities in the ways you can help! Whether you have 30 minutes or a couple of hours, your ideas, your time and your talents are truly needed! Please contact our Parent Coordinator, Ms. Cecily Zayas at zayas1@uamusicandart.org or (718) 858-0249 Ext 8051 to confirm your attendance. We look forward to seeing...

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