Upcoming Events/Announcements/ Important Dates

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 Last Day of Classes:

June 26, 2019- Early Dismissal (half day) 

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FREE SUMMER MEALS 

JUNE 27, 2019 to AUGUST 30, 2019

FOR ANYONE 18 YEARS OR UNDER 

AT PARTICIPATING: SCHOOLS, PARKS, POOLS AND LIBRARIES

CLICK HERE:  FREE SUMMER MEALS  

SUMMER SCHOOL CALENDAR 2019

8:00AM -12:45PM

First instructional day for high school students.

  • Monday, July 1, 2019

Independence Day observed (schools closed).

  • Thursday, July 4, 2019

Last instructional day for high school students

  • Friday, August 9, 2019

Regents exams for high school students.

  • August 13–14, 2019

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First Day of Classes:

Thursday, September 5, 2019 (Classes begin at 8am. Breakfast at 7:30am)

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Upcoming Parent Workshops:

  • June 13, 2019 PTA/PA Election meeting  & Summer School/Summer in the City 

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School closed : 

  • May 27, 2019-Memorial Day 
  • June 4, 2019-Eid al-Fitr
  • June 6, 2019- Anniversary Day- Students do not attend School

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2019-2020 SCHOOL CALENDAR- SCHOOL CLOSED 

  • September 30 & October 1, 2019-Rosh Hashanah
  • October 9,2019- Yom Kippur
  • October 14, 2019-Columbus Day 
  • November 5, 2019- Election Day- Students do not attend school 
  • November 11, 2019- Veterans Day Observed 
  • November 28-29, 2019-Thanksgiving Recess 
  • December 24,2019-January 1, 2020- Winter Recess 
  • January 20, 2020- Martin Luther King Jr. Day 
  • February 17-21, 2020- Midwinter Recess
  • April 9-17, 2020- Spring Recess 
  • May 25, 2020- Memorial Day 
  • June 4, 2020- Anniversary Day- Students do not attend School

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 Parent Teacher Conference

Regents Exams

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June 2019 : Regents Week June 18-25. Only Students taking the Regents will report on scheduled dates. 

 2018-2019 School Calendar available in various languages 

   https://www.schools.nyc.gov/calendar 

Welcome

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Welcome to a new school year! I want to welcome returning and new parents/guardians to our school. My name is Carolina Velasquez and I’m the Parent Coordinator at Liberty High School Academy for Newcomers. As your Parent Coordinator, I’m here to help you connect and understand our school. Think of me as your personal guide to the school system, your go to person. You are welcome to come to me with any questions or concerns. I ask parents to take some time and make an effort to participate in our workshops/PTA meetings & activities. This is a team effort and I’m here to make you, your child and our school the best working team possible.

Sincerely,

Carolina Velasquez

Parent Coordinator

 

 

Contact

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Carolina Velasquez

Parent Coordinator

Tel: 212.691.0934 Ext. 1120

Mobile: 646.384.1119

https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/M550 

Liberty H.S. Parent Handbook

Parent Enrichment Workshops, PTA & SLT

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2018-2019

PTA, PARENT ENRICHMENT WORKSHOPS &

SLT MEETINGS

*School Leadership Team:    2:50pm-3:50pm 

*Parent -Teacher Association (Parent Workshops):  4:00pm-5:00pm

*Parent Teacher Conferences: September, November,March & May  

*Interpreters  provided during meetings 

**June 13, 2019: 4pm Parent Workshop & PTA ELECTIONS 

 

 

DOWNLOAD 2018-19 PTA CALENDAR HERE:  2018-19 PTA Calendar.pdf 

English:    MEETING DATES 2018-2019 ENG VERSION docx.pdf 

Español:  MEETING DATES 2018-2019 SPA VERSION.pdf 

 

ARCHIVED 

  • ***September 26, 2018:   4PM Parent Workshop-PTA, 4:30PM-7:30PM Parent -Teacher Conference (Evening) & NHS Induction Ceremony*

  •  **October 11, 2018:  Parent Workshop 4pm-PTA

  • **November  29, 2018: SLT, 2:50PM, 4-4:30PM Parent Workshop-PTA & 4:30PM-7:30PM Parent -Teacher Conference (Evening)

  • *November 30, 2018: Parent Teacher Conference (Day), 11:50 AM-2:20 PM

  • **December 13, 2018: STH Dine & Paint 4PM-7PM

  • **January 10 , 2019: 4pm Parent Workshop-PTA Presentation: AP For All  by Mr. Segura & NYC Parent Accounts by Ms. Velasquez

  • **February 14, 2019: 4pm Parent Workshop-PTA Presentation: "Using Native Language to Support Literacy"  

  • **March 7, 2019: 4-4:30PM Parent Workshop & 4:30PM-7:30PM Parent -Teacher Conference (Evening)

  • *March 8, 2019: Parent Teacher Conference (Day), 11:50 AM-2:20 PM

  •  **April 11, 2019: 4pm Parent Workshop-PTA Presenter: Carolina Velasquez -Work Readiness- Digital Resume, Job Search, Interview techniques & Dress for Success 

  • ***May 9, 2019:  4-4:30 PM Parent Workshop & 4:30PM-7:30PM Parent -Teacher Conference (Evening) 

"Remind" Text Notifications

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Subscribe to "Remind"Text  Notifications

 Find out what is going on at Liberty H.S. 

Get alerts about  PTA, SLT, Parent Workshops and other important events happening in our school.

You can also connect directly for questions or concerns

 

*Instructions for Text messages in Spanish (ESPAÑOL)

Follow this link: https://www.remind.com/join/libertyesp

 Remind-Sign up instructions for Spa.pdf  

*If you don’t have a smartphone, get text notifications.

Text the message @libertyesp to the number 81010.

If you’re having trouble with 81010, try texting @libertyesp to (573) 234-4359.

Standard text message rates apply.

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*Instructions for text messages in English 

Follow this link: https://www.remind.com/join/libertyhsm

Remind-Sign up instructions for Eng.pdf 

*If you don’t have a smartphone, get text notifications.

Text the message @libertyhsm to the number 81010.
If you’re having trouble with 81010, try texting @libertyhsm to (573) 234-4359.

* Standard text message rates apply.

Get instructions on how to get the Remind app by visiting: Remind App

*You only need the app if you are interested in all the features*

 

 

   

ELECTRONIC DEVICES/CELL PHONE POLICY

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Students are not allowed to use cell phones in the school building. Cell phones must be placed in student lockers for safekeeping.

Cell phone restrictions are listed below.

  1. All students will be required to place their cell phones in their lockers.
  2. Students will retrieve their cell phones at the end of the day; or at the end of their afterschool class. Students are not allowed to retrieve their phone during their lunch period.
  3. Students must not share their password to their locker.
  4. Students will not vandalize, destroy, or write on the lockers.
  5. The school is not responsible for the loss or theft of electronic devices.

Consequences

  Violation of the rules listed above will result in the following consequences:

  1. Teachers will call administrators (Principal, Assistant Principal) immediately if a teacher sees a student with a cell phone.
  2. Confiscation of the device by an administrator until the end of the school day.
  3. Parent or guardian is required to come to the school to claim the electronic device.
  4. Student is mandated to surrender the electronic device to an administrator upon arrival to the school and will claim it at the end of the school day.

 *If you need to get in contact with your child, Please call your child' guidance counselor: 

T: 212.691.0934 

Ms. Chu:    Extension  4070 

Ms. Mejia: Extension 4002

Ms. Garcia: Extension 3070 

 

 Liberty High School CellPhone Policy 002.pdf 

Chancellor's Regulations:  a-413-english Cell phones and other electronic devices.pdf 

NYCDOE Digital Citizenship  

 

Where to go...

Issue  Person  Room
Metro Cards Kathy Wong  113
Records  Joyce Tso  113
ID Cards Joyce Tso 113
Transcripts Guidance Counselors 307, 407, 400
NYSESLAT Questions  Christina Lozano  211
Technology  Derry Delinois  310
Help with Registration  Carolina Velasquez 112
Medical  G. Tessler  516
College Applications J. Conway  518
Vaccination Assistance  C. Velasquez 112

Liberty is a Universal Meal Program School

All of our students receive free breakfast and lunch daily.  Check out the link for the monthly menu:

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  • Parent Teacher Conferences

    Parents will have an opportunity to meet with their child's individual teachers. 

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    Students have a half day of instruction. 

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  • Graduation at Chelsea Piers

    June 26, 2019 

    11:00 am to 1:00 pm

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  • Regents Tutoring Schedule

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  • Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week!

    Say thank you to a teacher this week and share how they have made a difference in your life. Click the link below and send a message...

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  • Marking Period 2 ENDS

    The second marking period comes to an end Friday, May 3, 2019. 

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  • AP4ALL

    Today, Tuesday, April 2, 2019, there will be a meeting for students interested in taking Advanced Placement courses next school year.  Meet in the cafeteria.

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  • No School on Tuesday, February 5, 2019

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  • January Regents Calendar

    Please adhere to Liberty's Start and End times. 

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  • Report Cards will be distributed on Friday, December 7, 2018

    Students will receive their second marking period report cards this Friday during 8th period. 

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  • January Regents Prep Academy

    There are four more Saturday study sessions before Regents Exams in January. Sign up with your guidance counselor and get a free metro card for the trip!

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  • OPEN SCHOOL NIGHT

    September 26, 2018 @ 4:30 to 7:30 pm. 

    Find out information about each academic department and attend the National Honor Society Induction Ceremony. Parents can also sign up for SKEDULA. 

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  • Registration is now OPEN for the 2018-2019 school year

    Liberty High School is now accepting new students for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018. 

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  • Summer School 2018

    Please find information regarding Summer School on the Guidance Department Page. 

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  • 2018-2019 School Calendar is now available.

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  • SPRING TERM 2018

    Upon arrival, on January 30, 2018, students will receive their final report card for the fall 2018 term and a new program card. GOOD LUCK.

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  • January Regents Schedule 2018

    Please adhere to Liberty's start and end times for the exam period. 

    Morning Exams begin at 8:00 am and afternoon exams at 12:00 pm

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  • Coming Soon! Yondr

    During the Spring Term our school will use YONDR a cell phone pouch system. Please see the attached letter for more information.

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  • NYC DOE Schools will be closed on January 4, 2018 due to the weather

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  • Robotics Team

    Congratulations to the Robotics Team and Ms. Taiae for coming in first place this weekend at John Dewey High School. Liberty's team will now compete in the citywide competition in February. We are so proud of you! 

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  • Regents Prep Saturday

    If you are scheduled to take any New York State Regents exam in January, there will be five Saturdays to review and receive extra help!

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  • Quality Review

    Liberty's QR is scheduled for November 15 and November 16

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