THE POLICE OFFICER ROCCO LAURIE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL 72
33 Ferndale Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10314
(718)698-5757 Fax: (718)761- 5928
Jessica Jackson, Principal
Mary Curran, Sixth Grade Assistant Principal - email@example.com
Gregory Rocco, Seventh Grade / APO-Assistant Principal of Discipline and Operations - firstname.lastname@example.org
Danielle Movsesian, Eighth Grade Assistant Principal - email@example.com
Sean Benitez, Interim Acting Assistant Principal of Special Education - firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHOOL BUS INFORMATION
***PLEASE NOTE: TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. PLEASE CHECK YOUR NYC SCHOOLS ACCOUNT DAILY FOR UPDATES***
TO FIND OUT IF YOUR CHILD IS ELIGIBLE FOR YELLOW SCHOOL BUS OR A METRO CARD PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW:
Please click on the document below to print a metro card request form
Any questions regarding transportation, please contact our Transportation Secretary Ms. Rufo at email@example.com
If you need of a device, please fill out the following google form and devices will be sent home with students.
NYC Department of Education Updates
It’s important we come together as a school community and support one another as neighbors and New Yorkers during this time. The health and safety of our students and staff continues to be our chief priority, and we will follow all guidance and take all appropriate measures accordingly, keeping you informed.
Please click on the link below for the latest updates from the NYC Department of Education.
Click on the link below to view a letter from Ms. Jackson regarding the new time change that will take place in September 2021.
IS 72 SCHOOL SPIRIT AND PHYS ED STORE IS ON ONLINE!
The Rocco Laurie school community uses our online store to purchase school apparel. Please visit Gotham Outfitters by using this link: https://is72strong.itemorder.com/sale to purchase optional school apparel for your family.
The store will open and close multiple times throughout the year.
Please see the attached letter regarding I.S. 72 gym requirements and store schedule.
Bulldog Social Club - Postponed until further notice
I.S. 72 will be offering many BULLDOG SOCIAL CLUBS which will be starting in January of 2022. Please know that all responses are time stamped and will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. We will be accepting responses up until Wednesday December 15th. Please sign up on Operoo.
Our Bulldog Social Clubs will start on Tuesday January 4th , 2022. We will meet in the school auditorium at 2:30 P.M. , on this day, and the students will be dismissed at 4p.m. The programs will also run on Thursday's from 2:30-4 p.m.
Please note the Adulting 101 class will only be held on Wednesdays and will start on Wednesday January 5th ,2022
Please contact Mr. Rocco at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or concerns regarding these programs.
Please see the attached flyer for more details.
ELA and Math State Test Prep
We are happy to announce the beginning of our STATE TEST PREP after school sessions. The sessions will begin next week on Wednesday 1/26 and Thursday 1/27. We have an overwhelming number of students who have signed up for our Test Prep Program. They will now take place remotely from 3:30- 4:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays. ELA will be held on Wednesdays with Math taking place on Thursdays. The classes will run right up to the test dates.
ELA EXAM TEST DATE 3/29-/3/31
MATH EXAM TEST DATE 4/26-4/28
Please log in to Operoo to fill out the survey by 1/12/22 for entry into our classes. If you fill out the survey it will serve as your invitation to the specific programs you sign up for.
Please contact Mr.Rocco at email@example.com with questions or concerns.
3rd Annual Cereal Fundraiser
The Police Officer Rocco Laurie Intermediate School 72 in partnership with DoSomething.org, the largest not-for-profit in the U.S. for teens and social change & The Giving Circle, a Staten Island based not-for-profit volunteer community outreach organization committed to serving a wide range of populations in our own community in need of monetary or hands-on assistance, is collecting dry cereal donations.
On average 49 million people live in households without enough food to eat.
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and cereal is THE BEST.
It's also one of the most common items requested by food banks.
Monday, January 10th, 2022 – Monday, February 7th, 2022.
HOW YOU CAN HELP:
Donate any new, unopened and unexpired cereal boxes.
Any brand will be accepted, but only dry CEREAL boxes!
WHERE TO DROP OFF YOUR CEREAL DONATIONS:
1st floor Collection box: Main Entrance by Security
2nd floor collection box: Outside Room 210
3rd floor collection box: Outside Room 310
4th floor collection box: Outside Room 410
**Remember to scan the QR code and fill out the Google form to receive community service credit that can be applied towards induction into Laurie’s Leadership Society and/or Arista!
Our GOAL: To collect 300 boxes of cereal to be donated to local elementary and middle schools to families in need.
District 31 App Flyer for Families
Report Card Distribution
Report cards will be distributed electronically at the end of each marking period.
Below are the ways to access student report cards:
1) Registered parents can log into Pupil Path at https://pupilpath.skedula.com/. Once you have logged into the system, select "grades" located on the left-hand side of the screen. A drop down will show where you can select "report cards." The main screen will then update. Please be sure to select "Marking Period 1" to see the final grades.
2) Parents can access report cards through the NYCSA website, https://mystudent.nyc/. If you have multiple students enrolled in the DOE, select the child's tile you wish to view. On the following screen, please select the "grades" tile. From there, you will be able to view all the grades that were entered for your child. At the bottom of the screen, you have the option to download a PDF file that is identical to what the school would have generated for you.
We will be using OPEROO to stay connected, as it is vital for updates to the Digital version of the Blue Card Emergency Contacts during this Remote Learning journey.
OPEROO makes it very easy for you to respond to digital communications, such as school forms, surveys, make payments and keep your Emergency Contact Information (digital version of the Blue Card) current and up-to-date, using your mobile phone, tablet or PC.
Any questions regarding OPEROO, please email Mr. Rocco at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please see attached letter for more details.
Please be advised of the below visitor policy that will be followed until further notice.
NYCDOE School Building Visitor Policy
In order to protect staff and students in DOE buildings, all visitors wishing to enter DOE buildings must show proof of having at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccination. Visitors do not include students attending school in a DOE building.
Visiting the school must be on an emergency basis only, and in all other cases parents/guardians are to communicate with school officials via the telephone, and/or through the computer.
Acceptable proof of vaccination is one of the following:
· A CDC Vaccination Card; a photo or photocopy is also acceptable.
· A NYC Vaccination Record or other official immunization record from within or outside the US, including from a health care provider. A photo or photocopy of this card is also acceptable.
Protocol for Visitors
Upon entry to a Department of Education building, a visitor must sign in and show photo identification, proof of vaccination, completion of health screening, and the visitor must be wearing a face covering.
Visitors must provide the following to gain entry to a NYCDOE Building:
Proof of Vaccination Health Screening Clearance
Rocco Laurie Remembrance Day
Wear blue and orange or your favorite Rocco Laurie gear in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Rocco Laurie's death.IS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Last Day of Marking PeriodIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Staten Island Resource Table on Saturday!
Please join Staten Island Resource specialist, Marybeth Bergren, to connect SI families with recreation, enrichment and summer activities at the Include Virtual Fair Saturday!IS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Lunar New Year - School ClosedIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Football shirt/Jersey Day for the Super BowlIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Report Card DistributionIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Wear pink, red, or hearts in celebration of Valentine's DayIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Midwinter Recess - School ClosedIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Time - 7:00 p.m.IS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Respect For All - positive t-shirt quote dayIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
New York State Education Department Health and Safety Guide 2021-22 School Year
Here is the link to NYSED Health and Safety Guide 2021-22 School Year.
Below is the link to the DOE Homecoming Health and Safety Guide
Health Screening Questionnaire
Click on the link below to visit the NYC DOE website to complete Health Screening Questionnaire online.
COVID-19 TESTING CONSENT FORM
In order for your child to return to in-person learning, you must submit the consent form for in-school COVID-19 testing before your child returns to their school building.
Click on the link below for the COVID-19 Testing Consent Form.
January 2022 Regents Examinations Canceled Due to Ongoing Pandemic
January 2022 Regents Examinations Canceled Due to Ongoing Pandemic
The January 2022 administration of the High School Regents Examination Program is canceled due to the ongoing COVID–19 pandemic, State Education Commissioner Betty A. Rosa announced today. This cancellation applies to all Regents Examinations that had been scheduled for the January 2022 Regents Examination period. No decisions have been made regarding the June and August 2022 administrations of Regents Examinations or any other State assessment programs.
Emergency Broadband Benefit Program
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has launched a short-term Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) program, which provides broadband internet service for eligible New York City households, at a reduced cost, during the COVID-19 pandemic.
All families with a student enrolled in a DOE school or program are eligible for this benefit. Families can confirm their eligibility, apply for the program, and find participating broadband providers via the USAC website. There are two types of benefits available to eligible households:
- Monthly Benefit: A discount of up to $50/month for broadband service, equipment, and device rentals; or
- One-time Device Discount: A one-time discount of up to $100 for a laptop, tablet, or desktop computer (with a co-payment of $10-$50), where available
Please see the attached flyer below for more details.
NYC Resources For Free Wifi
Library/Alliance Wifi: https://www.nycgo.com/plan-your-trip/basic-information/internet-access-in-nyc/
LinkNYC Wifi: https://www.nycgo.com/articles/wifi-in-nyc
NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY CONNECT
NYPL CONNECT: Introducing free online tutoring for students, digital research books, and more...
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Things to Know
STATEMENT ON ACCESSIBILITY
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THE POLICE OFFICER ROCCO LAURIE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL MISSION STATEMENT
THE POLICE OFFICER ROCCO LAURIE SCHOOL
IS DEDICATED TO EMPOWERING, EDUCATING, AND ENLIGHTENING OUR FUTURE STUDENT LEADERS TO BECOME STRONG GLOBAL CITIZENS BY INSPIRING A LOVE OF LEARNING, EMBRACING THE FULL RICHNESS AND DIVERSITY OF OUR COMMUNITY, AND NURTURING THEIR SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING.