Fort Hamilton High School News and Information - November 9, 2021

Fort Students and Families,                       November 9, 2021

 

A reminder that Parent Teacher Conferences will be conducted virtually on the evening of Wednesday, November 10 and the afternoon of Friday, November 12.  Each teacher will conduct a brief virtual open house on the evening of November 10 organized by department (see schedule below). Each of your child’s teachers will invite you to a virtual open house.  If you’d like to join a Title I Workshop at 7pm and earn a free book, please go to this virtual meeting sponsored by the Title I Parent Committee

https://forms.gle/1XWcnyh9KUwtDnPM6

 

Please use the link here https://bit.ly/fortfallpt2021 to register a request to speak with one or all of your child’s teachers.  The list of teachers and guidance counselors is provided on a drop down menu and you must select each person you want to contact you. 

PT Conference Registration: https://bit.ly/fortfallpt2021

 

November 10th

DEPARTMENT

TIME

 

English/ENL

 

5:30 pm to 5:38 pm

 

Social Studies

 

5:40 pm to 5:48 pm

 

PE/Health

 

5:50 pm to 5:58 pm

 

Math

 

6:00 pm to 6:08 pm

 

Science

 

6:10 pm to 6:18 pm

 

Arts / Business

 

6:20 pm to 6:28 pm

 

World Languages or JROTC

 

6:30 pm to 6:38 pm

 

Guidance

 

6:40 pm to 6:48 pm

 

Outreach Communication

 

6:50 pm to 8:00 pm

7pm = Title I Workshop - earn a free book by joining: https://forms.gle/1XWcnyh9KUwtDnPM6

 

NO SCHOOL on Thursday, November 11 in observance of Veteran’s Day. 

 

Special Bell Schedule on Friday, November 12, 2021

Starting at 8:15am, periods 2, 3, 4 and 8 meet for 35 minutes each.  8th period ends at 10:53am. Students scheduled for lunch periods 3-8 will have the

opportunity to take a grab-and-go meal when they exit.

Parent-Teacher Conferences – 1:00 – 3:00pm (teachers will make calls to parents who requested and/or as needed)

  

DEVICES are available to students for home use:  If you need a device, 1) complete the request form on link below and then 2) go to your guidance counselor to pick up the Parental Consent form.  3) Return completed Parental Consent form to your guidance counselor and 4) you will be notified about a time and place to pick up the device within 3-4 days.  Access the form: STUDENT DEVICE REQUEST FORM

 

We had 3 positive cases of covid-19 the week of November 1, 2021, but none of them necessitated that any student quarantine other than the positive cases. 

 

Staff has begun completing the DESSA Social Emotional Survey for each student in the building.  If you have any questions regarding social-emotional learning or the DESSA, please call/email me at 718-748-1537 X1600, khoulih@schools.nyc.gov OR Rosaria Mancini, AP Guidance at 718-748-1537 X1142 or email rmancini@schools.nyc.gov.

 

Saturday Tutoring continues on November 13, 2021 from 9-11am.  This includes tutoring in Chemistry, Living Environment, Algebra 1, and ENL, plus support for work required to recover NX course credit. 

 

Please check our website at fthhs.org for updates and links to Pupilpath, NYC School Accounts, and other etc.

 

Thank you for your cooperation and dedication to our school community.   

K Houlihan