THE PARENT COORDINATOR
YOU CAN EMAIL HER AT
incoming sixth letter august 2014.doc
INCOMING 6th GRADERS
Looking forward to seeing you the 1st day of school,
Thursday, September 4th at 8:00 am.
6th Graders will come in through the 80th Street side door.
All 6th graders will go to the auditorium the first week of school and be dismissed to the 80th Street side door.
Students will be receiving their bus information during the first week.
FREE BREAKFAST 7:05-7:55am 81st Street rear door (near schoolyard)
YELLOW BUS INFORMATION
STARTING AUGUST 25th PARENTS CAN USE schools.nyc.gov/offices/transportation to find out your child's bus stop information. Your child's ID # is required.
Call Ms. Torres at 718-833-9363 ext. 2633
PLEASE CLICK ON ATTACHMENT: INCOMING LETTER
Instructions for Parent Registration:
On the main page select the link on the left titled "Parent Registration"
n Complete form!
n You only need to fill in items with an asterisk.
- You will have to give your actual email address which they will then send verification to.
- Using your email address as your user name and the password that is sent to you via email, return to the main page to log in.
- “Accept” Terms and Uses.
- Proceed to next screen to change your password.
- Edit profile as desired and select “Finish”
- The next screen is to “Edit Email Alerts”
- First, select the “Select Children” link
- Then, “Add Student”
n Enter School (drop down to Dyker Heights)
n Click “Next”
- Next, select “Add Classes”
- Open the folders to locate your child’s class(es)
- Finally, select the day(s) you would like to be notifed or simply check “Only send me an update when content is changed.”
- CLICK “SAVE”!
*Please note that not all teachers actively use the website therefore all of your child’s classes may not be listed. Contact email@example.com if you have any questions.
SCHOOL LUNCH APPLICATION
Children need healthy meals to learn. The Office of SchoolFood offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast is at no charge to all students and lunch costs $1.75.
Some students may be eligible for free meals. To determine if you qualify for free meals before the start of school on September 4, 2014, this summer you can complete a school meals application on line. If you apply on line you will avoid the hassle of submitting a paper form in September. You can complete on line using any computer, tablet, or smartphone with an internet connection. Simply go to: nyc.applyforlunch.com . Please keep in mind that families are responsible for the full price of lunch while the lunch application is being processed.
Applications submitted online are processed within 24 hours of receipt and you will receive immediate confirmation that your application was submitted. Your privacy is important to us, so all information provided on your application will be kept confidential. Federal regulations do not allow the Department of Education to share your information with any other agency.
If you have any questions, please contact The Office of SchoolFood at (877) 363-6325.
Have a safe and relaxing summer!
The Office of SchoolFood