Month: October 2020

School Re-opening 2020-2021 Family Guide

Via the DOE– We hope you and your family are well. We want to make sure that you did not miss the release of the 2020-2021 Family Guide, which is available online and in all 9 DOE languages. The guide provides information on what teaching and learning will look like this school year, and universal Read More

Social Emotional Learning Newsletter Issue #8

Courtesy of the HSAD Guidance Office, SEL #8 has arrived with continuing strategies and resources for better wellness– simply click on preferred language below to open the PDFs: Social Emotional Learning Newsletter ISSUE 8 ENGLISH Social Emotional Learning Newsletter ISSUE 8 SPANISH 1   Read More

Nov. 7: Citywide Parent and Family Virtual Conference

UFT’s Virtual Parent and Family Conference will be held online and the theme is Reimagining Parent Voice in the Age of COVID-19. Date: Saturday, Nov. 7 Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can register for the entire day or just one of the two workshop sessions. There are more than 30 workshops to choose from, including Read More

Nov 3: Parents as Learning Heroes

Via the DOE–  Parents as Learning Heroes: Tips and Resources for a Different Kind of School Year 11.3.20 9:30 am – 10:30 am NYC parents, we’ve got your back and want to celebrate you! Join us for this interactive workshop to get simple ideas and free resources to support learning and life skills at home.  Read More

Art and Design Creates

AND Creates is our new student-driven advertising agency with an innovative approach on changing the paradigm on what education can look like in the 21st century. Our goal is to apply our career technical knowledge to take on real world clients and deliver professional industry standard projects. We are a multidisciplinary, creative agency combining all of Read More

Update for Families 10/27

WE ARE UPDATING STUDENT RECORDS: For the past few weeks, we have been updating incorrect contacts or invalid telephone numbers. We realize that families have moved, phone numbers have gone out of service or have changed.  If you recently moved, you must submit a BLUE Contact form. That form should be returned to M. Cunningham at Our Read More

Social Emotional Learning Newsletter Issue #7

SEL #7 arrived in email inboxes last Tuesday from Ms. Janeen Johnson with strategies and resources for better wellness– and is available here for reference. Make sure you catch important insight’s via the Principal’s Corner and how to access the HSAD Virtual Guidance Room with Ms. Daly; simply click on preferred language below to open the Read More

Transition and College Access Webinars & Scholarships

The Manhattan Transition and College Access Center (TCAC) is offering different student and family-based webinars. Please click here for more information on their upcoming College and Career Series and share with your families, students, and guidance counselors.  Also, click here to obtain information on the wide range of scholarship opportunities for students and families (need-based and talent-based).      Any Read More

CUNY College Now

From The College and Career Office:   Dear Parents/Guardians,  Art and Design is offering students the opportunity to participate in “College Now” at any CUNY Campus location. Our College Now partner university is Hunter College, located ten blocks north of Art and Design on Park Avenue. College Now is a collaboration between the City University of Read More

WED 10/21: Special Meeting!

Dear PTA Members and Community, The Architecture Department‘s Ms. Vachicouras is requesting funding for twenty-eight Art & Design Seniors to enter the eVolo 2021 Skyscraper, a prestigious award for high-rise design. This needs to be approved before our next general meeting — and we will be holding a call to vote to see our professionals participate in this wonderful opportunity.     10/21 ☞ WEDNESDAY ☞ Read More

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