Announcements

  • Fall Tutoring Schedule

    Please see attachment for Fall Tutoring Schedule.

    Midwood High School at Brooklyn College
  • Midwood Magnets for Sale

    Magnets are available for purchase from the Girls' Soccer Team for $5.

    Support our Hornets!

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  • Maps of Midwood

    Attention Students: Click here for maps of each floor of Midwood.

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  • Welcome New Parents! Join the Parents Association.

    Please see attachment for the Parents' Association meeting dates.
    Midwood High School sends out emails and an electronic newsletter for parents/students.

    This newsletter contains important information for you and your child.

    Please fill out and submit this form and you will be added to the email list.
    To fill out the form go to:
    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/10MEHzsXnrhGkJM7BUWuVCCGGwQmeVifgB60dZaavLJc/viewform?c=0&w=1&usp=mail_form_link

     

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  • Biographical & Emergency Contact Info

    Dear Parents & Guardians,
    For the safety and well-being of your child it is imperative that we have accurate biographical and emergency contact information on file for both you and your child.
    All changes of address, phone numbers, cell phone numbers,  guardianship and emergency contact persons must be reported to your child’s guidance counselor. It is  important to see  Ms. Burns in room 135 so all new emergency contact information can be updated in our ATS system.
    According to the Chancellor’s Regulations, all changes of address must be accompanied by a gas, electrical, or water bill.
    A mortgage statement is acceptable as well. If you rent and do not pay utilities, a notarized letter from your landlord is required.
    Additionally, change of guardianship requires a notarized form which is available at our school.
    Sincerely,
    Fern Bren
    Assistant Principal
    Pupil Personnel Service

    Midwood High School at Brooklyn College
  • Parent Consent Forms for Team Tryouts

    Before you try out for any team you must have a parent consent and medical form completed by a doctor, with his stamp and registry number.

    Parents must initial each line of the parent consent , as well as sign and date the parent consent and medical. 

    If you are anticipating trying out for any team, you should be getting this done now in preparation.

    Midwood High School at Brooklyn College
  • Free Microsoft Software

    The Department of Education has a new program which allows all students the ability to download Microsoft Office software for free.
    Please see the attached letter regarding this offer.

    Midwood High School at Brooklyn College
  • School Meals Application

    We encourage families to complete
    their School Meals Application
    online so that they will not need
    to submit a paper form.


    https://www.applyforlunch.com/

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Welcome Parents!

Welcome Parents!

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to Midwood High School.

I am Carol Ardito, the Parent Coordinator.

My position as Parent Coordinator is to act as a liaison for Parents, Midwood High School and the Community.

My responsibilities include working with the school staff to resolve any issues and concerns pertaining to your child.

Education is a partnership between school and home.

It involves the staff, parents and perhaps most importantly the child.

We do all that we can to enable this to happen and encourage good communication between everyone.

At Midwood, we want parents to be involved in their child’s education.

I encourage you to join the Parents’ Association and take an active role.

Please feel free to contact me with any school related concerns or issues.

My office number is 718-724-8599 and I am located in room 136.

Please join my email contact list. My email address is cardito2@schools.nyc.gov

 

Parent Association 2016/2017 Executive Board

Midwood High School  Parents Association Executive Board 2016-2017

Co-President - Ursula Edwards

Co-President - Skhy LoBianco- Boasi

Vice–President Elvira Rodin

Treasurer – Debra Daniel

Recording Secretary - Patrick Thornton

 

School Leadership Team 2016/2017

Ursula Edwards

Skhy LoBianco-Boasi

Elvira Rodin

Charmaine HoSang

Jolette Layens

Fahima Akter

Lydia Morris

Victor Goldblum {ALT}

Resources

Save the Date! JOB FAIR

Thursday, May 11, 2017 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. South Shore Educational Campus located at 6565 Flatlands Avenue Brooklyn,  NY 11236

Are you Looking for a job? Seeking job training? Interested in changing careers? Needing a fresh start? Looking for Part-Time Work?

  • Job Placement
  • Initial Interviews on- the spot Career Search
  • Career Search
  • Resources
  • Refreshments
  • All are Welcome!

 

Brooklyn Public Library Brooklyn Public Library is more than just a place for books – it’s a place to come to learn. The library hosts hundreds of classes, workshops, and trainings at its sixty locations every year. A library card ensures access to hundreds of online learning tools which normally charge a fee to access and use. Brooklyn Public Library offers parents and families a wide array of programs and services, both in their libraries and on the web. A full list of Brooklyn Public Library parent resources is available.
 

  

Literacy Programs

Adult Basic Education (ABE) Instruction
ABE instruction emphasizes skills related to adult literacy needs, educational goals, and personal interests. Real-world materials are used to enhance the educational experience of the adult learner. Adults enrolled in ABE classes can begin with basic literacy skills and advance to high school equivalency preparation and vocational training.


English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Instruction
ESOL instruction teaches students basic language skills, as well as the academic and civic skills they need to successfully complete higher education or job training programs. The emphasis is on improving English skills in speaking, reading, writing, and listening. Instructional themes include work, family, citizenship, and topics based on student interests.

Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC)

Visit the TASC pages for information on the test, where to take it and how to eroll in a prepatory class.

Career and Technical Education (CTE)

Career and Technical Education courses provide adults with an opportunity to acquire technical, trade, construction, or entrepreneurial skills. These courses enable adult students to pursue meaningful employment and/or post-secondary education. Get a complete listing of CTE course offerings in the Course Catalog.

CTE classes are offered to adults without a high school diploma; there is limited availability in some Career and Technical Education (CTE) classes for holders of U.S. high school equivalency. Adults without a high school diploma or TASC may enroll in a CTE classes at the same time as literacy classes (such as ABE, ESOL or TASC) class to work towards obtaining their High School Equivalency diplomas. CTE classes include courses such as basic Computer Literacy, Microsoft Certification, Carpentry, and Plumbing. Many of the courses prepare students for industry-recognized certifications and city and state licenses.

Certiport Testing Information

Adult education students can earn the designation of Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and the Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC3) through the Certiport program. To learn more, contact the Brooklyn or Mid-Manhattan Adult Learning Center:

Brooklyn Adult Learning Center 475 Nostrand Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11216
718-638-2635

Mid-Manhattan Adult Learning Center 212 West 120th Street
New York, NY 10027
212-666-1919 or 212-666-1920

Go to http://www.youblisher.com/p/1266816-OACE-Course-Catalog-2015-2016/ for course catalog

 

 

FREE ADULT EDUCATIONAL CLASSES at James Madison High School

James Madison High School is pleased to announce  that they will be starting FREE adult educational classes in ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL).

These are adult classes.  Participants must be 21 years or older.  If interested in attending classes, registration with the Parent Coordinator, Laraine Izzo is required.  Email her at lizzo@schools.nyc.gov  with your name, address and phone number. 
For additional information, please visit our website at: www.schools.nyc.gov/community/AdultEd/default