Announcements

10th and 11th Graders: Practice SAT Exam at Francis Lewis HS

The PTA, in conjunction with The Princeton Review, will be offering: SAT Practice Test Saturday, January 10, 2015, 8:30 a.m.

A full-length practice SAT test will be given at Francis Lewis High School on Saturday,

January 10, 2015, (students must arrive by 8:30am to check in). This is open to all sophomores and juniors for a nominal cost of $10 and all proceeds go to the PTA.  Students should bring a pen and 2 # 2 pencils along with their own calculator to the test. Any type of calculator (4-function or graphing) is fine.

 

Those wishing to take the SAT practice test are required to register in advance with

Ms. Miaoulis in Room 105 by January 6, 2015. Please bring $10 in cash or money order made payable to “FLHS PTA” (non-refundable). Space is limited.

 The Practice SAT scores will be mailed to you by Princeton Review.

 

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Ms. Miaoulis at 718-281-8225.

Please click on attachment and complete enrollment form:

Letter for Distribution 2015.pdf
Announcement: Girls interested in trying out for the JV Basketball team, tryouts begin tomorrow November 14 after 10th period in Room 152.  All medical and parental consent forms must be handed in to Mr. Brown prior in order to tryout.

Announcement: The ESL Saturday Program will begin on Saturday, December 6. Please return your application ASAP to Ms. Asano in Room 211.

Announcement: Update!! SING is back!  We are looking for talented students to share their acting, singing, directing, writing, and more with their grade level teams. 
Meetings will be as follows:

Sophmen (9th and 10th Graders)
Wednesdays  & Thursdays - Periods 11 & 12 in Room 121

Juniors (11th Graders)
Wednesdays - Period 10 & 11 in Room 145

Seniors (12th Graders)
Fridays - Periods 9 & 10 in Room 308

Family Guide to Special Education: Click here online

The guide provides information about families’ roles, rights, and the processes associated with special education identification, referral, and services. In addition to updates on NYCDOE and NYSED policies, the guide includes an extended chapter on related services, information on specialized programs, and updates to graduation requirements and commencement credentials.  


Letter to Parents and Families Regarding EBOLA
Please click on attachment to view letter.

Please click on link for information and translation.
http://schools.nyc.gov/Home/InOurSchoolsToday/2014-2015/ChancellorFarinaCommissionerBassettsLetteronEbolaVirus.htm
School Community Ebola.pdf
Student Fall Calendar 2014 - Click on the attachment to view...
Student Fall 2014.pdf
Fall Tutoring Schedule:
Click on attachment for complete list of tutoring available.
Tutoring Schedule Fall 2014.pdf

To Register for Pupil Path

 
Programs changes WILL NOT BE DONE for the following reasons:

1. Remove your lunch

2. Shorten your day

3. Earlier Schedule
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Instructions to Register for PupilPath
(Please be aware that some of the codes emailed had the student and parent codes reversed, a new updated version has been emailed out)

- In order to register you need the registration code
- It either has been or will be E-mailed to your school issued E-mail address

    If you have logged into your francislewishs.org account before... the e-mail has already been sent.. please log in to your account to get the PupilPath instructions.

    If you have not logged in before (or new student) follow these instructions:
        Click Login on the top left of this page (it is small)
        Your user-name is as follows:
The first letter of your first name + The first 3 letters of your last name + the last 4 letters of your ID #
         ex. John Smith    ID# 123456789       username = jsmi6789
       
Your password is temporarily set to your ID#

After you log in please click on the "My E-mail" tab on the left...(this will take you to your school issued g-mail account) check back for the PupilPath Registration Instructions in this e-mail box... it will be sent at least once a day for the next 5 days.



LUNCH FORMS FOR 2014-2015 CAN BE DONE ONLINE BEGINNING JULY 1, 2014

Click on attachment
2014MealApplicationFlyer.pdf
Important Reminder:
All students are required to have a School ID.  If you are taking a Regents exam you must show your Student ID at the time of the exam.  To replace your lost Student ID card you must go to the "CAGE" Before or after your day or during your lunch period. NOT DURING CLASS TIME!  The Cage is open from 8 AM - 2 PM.

Lunch Applications 

Lunch Letter

STUDENT DRESS CODE:
Please be reminded that proper school attire is expected and enforced.  
Therefore, students should not wear the following:
Hats/Hoods/Bandanas
Short Shorts
Short Skirts
Strapless or Revealing Shirts
Pants/Shorts that hang below the waist
Visible Undergarments

Princeton Review SAT Prep Courses for 2014-2015 

Click on attachment for dates and information.

Princeton Review 2014-2014 SAT Prep Courses.pdf
MODEL UN News:
If you are interested in taking Model United Nation's as a class next year, please fill out the application on Skedula or Edmodo.  If you have questions please feel free to go to the Social Studies Department in Room 139.

Academic Intervention Log-In
(You must disable pop-up blockers)

Account Log-In: FLHS 
   PLATO Name: Osis #
    Password: (Password on your letter) See Dr. Marmor in room 105 for help
Academic Intervention Site


Regarding PCB's Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures - Important Message for Parents/Guardians
Click on attachment for details.

 

PCBs-Fluorescent lighting fixtures 11-13-2014.pdf
Seasonal Flu: A Guide For Parents
SeasonalFluParent072011.pdf

High School Progress Reports Are Released:
We are happy to report that Francis Lewis High School received an “A” again this year!

The New York City Department of Education released the annual public school Progress Reports for New York City High Schools. These reports give letter grades (A to F) to schools based on student academic achievement and progress as well as student attendance and the results of the Annual Learning Environment Surveys that parents, teachers, and students fill out each spring. To view our complete report, go to  http://schools.nyc.gov , click on the left hand side “Performance & Accountability”.

 


Free Online SAT Prep Course for Our Students
"Method Test Prep"

For instant online access to assist you in preparing for the SAT...

 1. Log into your Castle Learning account at www.castlelearning.com
(First time users should use only their OSIS numbers to create their account)

2. Click on Method Test Prep (at the bottom of the home page under Additional Resources)

Take advantage of this valuable online tool!

If you need assistance with your Castle Learning account, please come to Room 105.

School Trip for 2015
We are excited to announce our 2015 international tour of Italy.  there are a limited number of spots available and the tour is sure to fill up quickly so please come to Room 211 to pick up an application.

See Ms. Asano in Room 211 for details.
EF Tours School Trip for 2015.pdf
Tuesday, December 2
Title 1 Parent Wkshp
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Guidance Counseling
Wednesday, December 3
PTA Meeting - 7pm
7:00 PM
Friday, December 5
2nd Progress Report Distributed
Saturday, December 6
S.A.T.
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday, December 12
JROTC Winter Banquet
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM