The 1st marking period is already coming to a close. Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday, November 19th. The afternoon conferences are from 12:30-2:20 and the evening conferences are from 5:30-8:00. Report cards will be distributed at the conferences. They will also be available on ARIS and Pupil Path, prior to conferences.
Translation services for Spanish, Bengali, Arabic, Urdu and Albanian languages will be available during Parent-Teacher Conferences.
We are sending home letters with appointment times for parents of students who received a Level 1 or Level 2 on the 2012 Math and ELA exams. The appointments are for 30 minute one-on-one conferences with a teacher who is familiar with your child. Read more...
Dec 17 - Dec 19
The whole school is excited about our upcoming Book Fair. An amazing selection of books is headed our way!
At the Book Fair you will find the latest and finest titles for kids, as well as books of interest to parents.
Mark your calendar for our Family Event where the whole family can join in the fun. And, you can contribute books to your child's classroom library.
Library, 3rd Floor!
Tuesday, Dec 17
Wednesday, Dec 18
Thursday, Dec 19
is on Thursday October 31, 2013. Students will be allowed to wear
Halloween costumes based on literary characters or a person they admire
from a biography or autobiography.
Some Guidelines for the Costumes:
Must be appropriate for
school and follow the guidelines for school attire.
- No masks or anything covering your face.
- Must be
a character from a book/Comic/graphic novel/biography/autobiography
- Approved by a teacher
by October 22, 2013.
- Students will have to write a paragraph describing their character.
We expect everyone to be on his or her best behavior on this exciting day.
are any problems students will be excluded from other events. Thank you
for your cooperation and get ready for an awesome day.
PRINCIPAL-TO-PARENT LETTER #1
Welcome to the
2013-2014 school year. This is the first in a series of
Principal-to-Parent Letters. The letters are a way to openly communicate
and advise you of all the exciting events going on at IS 126. The start
of our school year has been a huge success. I have
prepared the following highlights of our school year for you to read
and discuss with your children.
Please be advised that the
YMCA Afterschool Program will be open for students on the following
dates, even though school will not be in session:
February 18th through 22nd
April 14th through 18th
April 21st and 22nd
If you have a child in the YMCA Afterschool Program, please be sure to mark the above mentioned dates on your calendar.
order to support the Professional Development of our teachers we have
scheduled 6 early release dates this year for our students. The first
one is scheduled for this Friday October 11, 2012.
All students will be dismissed at 12:50pm on each of the early release
days. The dates are as follows:
Friday, October 11, 2013
Friday, December 20, 2013
Friday, January 17, 2014
Friday, February 14, 2014
Friday, March 14, 2014
Friday, May 23, 2014
If you have any questions please contact the school at 718-274-8316.
Principal, IS 126
the School Shirt orders arrive, please be reminded that the INITIAL
SHIRT that was given to the students in October IS NOT FREE. The cost
of the shirt is deducted from the order you placed.
Dear Parents/Guardians of 8th grade students:
child is now in the eighth grade and looking forward to graduation at
the end of the school year. We want all students to have
a safe, fun-filled, successful senior year. In order for students to
accomplish this, all students must have a clear understanding of the
rules and consequences that will affect their senior activities, as well
as graduation. Attached Below you will find the rules,
consequences and student responsibilities.
We would like to invite you to a pupilpath training on Thursday, September 26th at 5:30.
GRP Summary Sheet.jpeg
writing to provide you with information about the Department of
Education’s Emergency Readiness Initiatives that are in place in all NYC
Public Schools. Read more...
Mandatory Dress Code:
Uniform Order Form.doc
As you were made aware of in June, I.S. 126 has a
mandatory dress code. This decision was made by the teachers, parents,
and principal, all of whom are on the School Leadership Team.
Attached Below is a letter to the incoming 6th grade parents.
August 2013 letter to 6th grade parents.doc