Welcome to Robert H. Goddard MS 202

Welcome to Robert H. Goddard MS 202Q SY 14/15

  
   
ATTENTION ALL PARENTS:
IMPORTANT
ANNOUNCEMENTS School Year 2014/15:

NOTE NEW TIMES
Monday-Friday 8:05-2:25. All Students

PERIOD 1 BEGINS AT 8:05.  THIS WILL BE AN INSTRUCTIONAL PERIOD AND THEREFORE IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO COME TO SCHOOL ON TIME.  FAILURE TO ARRIVE AT 8:05 WILL RESULT IN LOSS OF INSTRUCTIONAL TIME AND WILL NEGATIVELY AFFECT GRADES.

ALL INFORMATION WILL BE SENT VIA SKEDULA

We have Skedula http://pupilpath.skedula.com.  All students and parents are urged to register and create an account. 

1-  Skedula allows you to view grades, attendance and all aspects of your child's education such as NY State test scores as well as communicate with your child's teacher. 
2-  Notices and letters from the school will be sent via Skedula to an email once you log in. 



 Contact Ms. Deninno with questions: vdeninn@schools.nyc.gov

A more intimate look at our school can be found on the following web site.  
MS 202 WEB SITE
https://sites.google.com/a/ms202q.org/rhg-202-ms202/

The bell rings at 8:05 am- Your child must be at school by 8:05 am
We are a uniform school:
Grade 6- BLACK polo with MS 202 logo
Grade 7- NAVY polo with MS 202 logo
Grade 8- GRAY polo with MS 202 logo
Beige or dark pants
Sneakers are allowed daily




A Family’s Guide to Preparing Students

for College and Careers


Important Announcement For Parents:

Middle School 202 is actively engaged in General Response Protocols, which cover shelter-in, lockdowns, and evacuations. We have established safety protocol and are actively preparing all students and staff in safety procedures in the event of any unforseen circumstances. We are committed to doing the best we can to provide a safe learning environment for your children.


NO CELL PHONES IN SCHOOL! AS PER CHANCELLOR'S REGULATION A-412

Item D. Cell phones, ipods, beepers and other communication devices are prohibited on school property.

Item F. The cell phone, ipod, beeper or other communication device should be maintained and secured by the school until the parent appears. If the parent repeatedly fails to appear to pick it up, the school should dispose of the item.



IMPORTANT REMINDERS:

•  Students must be in first period class at 8:05, breakfast program begins at 7:30
 

•  ARIS Parent link is open and available


Please contact Parent Coordinator, Judy Rea for details about upcoming news and events. Go to Daily/Weekly Events for more information
 
Advanced Regents Program (ARP) and Special Program(SP) Classes – Students who are placed in ARP and SP classes must maintain an 80 or higher average in ARP and a75 or higher average in SP, throughout the course of the school year. Students must also maintain a satisfactory (S) grade in conduct, in all subjects.  If students are not meeting these requirements, they can be removed from either program.      

The school day begins PROMPTLY at 8:05  All students are expected to come to school on time every day.  Excessive lateness and absences will result in missed school work and will be referred to the attendance teacher.                                       
Monday-Friday 8:05-2:25. All Students
 

GOALS, EXPECTATIONS AND CURRICULUM FOR THE MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT
WHAT WILL YOUR STUDENT LEARN IN MIDDLE SCHOOL?

 
COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS (CCSS)
SELECT THIS LINK FOR CCSS OVERVIEW

Parent Coordinator, Judy Rea
What drives our instruction?
 
KNOW OUR SCHOOL GOALS

MS 202 SKEDULA WEB SITE
Select the link below to access Skedula by Datacation.  This site is available to all staff, students and parents who have received an invitation letter/email for access.  Log in to view:
Student information
Grades
Class Assignments
Attendance
New York State test scores
PLEASE NOTE:  THE INDIVIDUAL STUDENT DATA REFLECTS SOME, NOT ALL OF THE CLASS ACTIVITIES AND ASSIGNMENTS.  THE ASSIGNMENT GRADES ARE NOT INDICATIVE OF THE REPORT CARD GRADES.  ADDITIONAL FACTORS ARE CONSIDERED WHEN GRADING FOR THE REPORT CARD. THEREFORE, YOUR CHILD'S GRADE MAY BE GREATER, SAME OR LESS THAN THE AVERAGE ASSIGNMENT GRADES AS POSTED ON SKEDULA.
Parent and Student Log in:
https://pupilpath.skedula.com/

Staff Log in:
https://www.skedula.com/
Follow on screen log in information

For more information about Skedula and Dataction please contact Vinna Deninno, Technology Coach at MS 202 
vdeninn@schools.nyc.gov




IMPORTANT LUNCH INFORMATION: Please stay current with your child's lunch bill.  Log on to
http://mylunchmoney.com/ to view and fund students.  In order to create an account you must have your child's OSIS number.  Contact the school for information.

We have World Book Online.

To access World Book online select the link below:
World Book Online
Log in information:
User Name:  ms202q
Password:  ms202q

New York State test scores are available on ARIS

PLEASE USE THIS VALUABLE RESOURCE

View the same information that your child's teacher can see.  Stay informed.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO ACCESS ARIS

ARIS PARENT LINK


Through Our Doors Are The Finest People You Will Ever Meet



We are pleased to welcome you to Robert H. Goddard Middle School 202  and invite you to join us in a partnership to support the intellectual development and academic achievement of all students and the personal and social development of each child.  We are committed to working together with you to provide your child with a challenging, comprehensive educational experience as well as the support and encouragement to help your child grow in confidence and skill.  If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call us so that we may assist you in any way we can.