Welcome to the parent portal. Here you will find announcements on programs, links to learning sites and information key to your child's success at MS 224.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION regarding student participation in elementary and Intermediate-level State Assessments
Urban Advantage Science Program
M.S. 224 remains a Focus School - Please read attached letter.
Dear Urban Advantage Family,
Congratulations! Your child’s school is participating in Urban Advantage — an exciting middle school science initiative. This is a great opportunity for your child to experience New York City’s science-rich cultural institutions and engage in out of school science experiences. Along with your child, the entire family will have the opportunity to enjoy the City’s museums, zoos, botanical gardens, and aquarium. This booklet describes the program and explains how your family can take advantage of FREE admission to any TWO of the eight Urban Advantage science-rich cultural institutions.
Special Education Parent Conference.
Parents, come to our borough's next Special Education Parent Conference. Click on the flyer for more information.
Parents, sign up for texts with school updates with Remind! Text @ms224bx to the number 81010 and we will text you occasionally with important announcements, updates and events. Don't miss the opportunity to stay connected to your child's education!
ACADEMIC SUMMER CAMPS ANNOUNCEMENT!
Academic Program Learning Links
The i-Ready software delivers student instruction, performance diagnostics and progress reports based on K-12 Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in Mathematics and Reading. Students receive differentiated online instruction according to their ability, while schools and districts receive customized reports on student performance and progress throughout the year.
myON is an on-line digital library from Capstone books. Our students have access to over 1700 books online anytime, anywhere! These books are in full color and the students may choose to have them read to them or read them alone. The platform recommends books based on the students' interests on categories such as fiction, non-fiction, and different subject matters.
BrainPop offers hundreds of animated educational videos across a wide variety of topics, all of which are accompanied by interactive quizzes, activities, and games. The content is intended for students in grades 3-12 and covers material in ELA, math, science, social studies, health, art, and technology.
IXL Learning is a math practice Web site tailored for state and now Common Core standards. On IXL, math is more than just numbers. With unlimited questions, engaging item types, and real-world scenarios, IXL helps students experience math at its most mesmerizing!
After School Clubs
THEATER/IMPROV Fridays with Sherill-Marie Henriquez
MEDIA ARTS CLUB with Ms. Stoessel
Band Mondays and Tuesdays with Mr. Gaspard
DANCE Mondays and Tuesdays Ms. Annabelle
Calendar of afterschool activities
PTA and SLT meetings for the 2017 -2018 School Year