THE POLICE OFFICER ROCCO LAURIE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL 72
33 Ferndale Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10314
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
Elaina Caccese, Assistant Principal - email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
If you need of a device, please fill out the following google form and devices will be sent home with students.
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.
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.
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 email@example.com
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
Community Events/Service for Laurie's Leadership Society or Arista
The following walks are taking place within the next few weeks that students could use toward "community events/service" for Laurie's Leadership Society or Arista:
Literary Day (8th Grade Only)IS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Election Day - Remote Instruction For All StudentsIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
8th Grade Picture DayIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
7th Grade Picture DayIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Baseball Shirt/Jersey Day for the World SeriesIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
6th Grade Picture DayIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Virtual Town Hall with Chancellor Porter
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
See the attached flyer for registration link.IS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Veterans Day - School ClosedIS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
Remote Parent Teacher Conferences - Evening
Time 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.IS072 (31R072) Rocco Laurie School
1/2 Day of School for All Students
Dismissal will be at 11:20 a.m.IS072 (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
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.
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...
Please visit New York City Public Library link below:
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.