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2017-18 UAMA Summer Bridge Program

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This summer we are very excited to be offering a Summer Bridge Language & Thinking program at UAMA. The program runs from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. from Monday July 31 – through Tuesday, August 15, 2017. The classes will be held Monday – Thursday. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

The Summer Program is designed to provide you with an opportunity to improve your academic skills in Literacy, Writing, Critical Thinking, and to earn a high school credit before you begin in the fall of 2017. Research shows that surpassing 11 credits by the end of 9th grade in an important target to stay on track for high school success and on-time graduation, as well as to be better prepared for college. The goal of this program is not only to develop your academic skills but also to have fun learning, build relationships, and help you transition into high school.

To access the Summer Bridge form, please click here.

Parent Surveys!!

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Have you filled out the SURVEY this year? If not you still have time! Come in today and tomorrow until 4 PM to fill out your Survey or please call the Survey Hotline at 1-800-690-8603 to receive you Survey Code and fill it out online. If you have any questions on how to fill it out please call our parent coordinator Cecily Zayas at 718-858-0249 ext 8051

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

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 Page.

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

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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 Principal

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

Principal