Daily Announcements

I.S. 7 has given me the background of service as a way to carry out my life. I have truly grown as a person and a great citizen of my community. -8th Grade Student...  I really appreciate that my teachers have prepared me for high school and have taught me everything I have ever wanted to know.  -7th Grade Student...  You made my son's transition into middle school flawless. -6th Grade Parent...  I.S. 7 teachers should be commended for the work they do every day.  It is comforting to know that my daughter goes to a school where learning is happening every minute and not a moment is wasted.  -8th Grade Parent...

Attention Incoming 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Students
I.S. 7 2016 / 2017 School Supplies

Click on the link below for a
complete IS 7 supply list by grade

We have partnered with 1stdayschoolsupplies.com to help parents get the EXACT supplies needed for all of your child's classes for the upcoming 2016-2017 school year.  Why wait on long lines in September when you can get everything you need for your IS 7 student in one place while shopping from the convenience of your own home.  All you have to do is click on the link below to get started.
*Please note that there is a choice between three different kits to purchase.  Only choose one that you and your child think will work best for them.
*All orders must be placed no later than Tuesday, June 30, 2016.  This is a strict deadline, there will be no extensions.
1st Day of School Supplies

Attention Parents

Sex Education and HIV lessons will take place during the month of June, 2016 for 6th, 7th & 8th grade students.  These lessons will be covered during your child's Arts and Technology class.  Click on the link below to access the curriculum topics for specific grades. Parents/guardians may opt their child out of the highlighted lessons which can be found on the link below.  If you would like to opt your child out, please send in a note to your child's assistant principal no later than Wednesday, June 1st.
Sex Education Lesson Topics

Attention Parents
Important Information

All students entering the 7th and 12th grade

Without it, they cannot start school.

Please Click Here for More Information

Attention Parents and Students
IS 7 Bus Stop Information
UPDATED March 31, 2016

Click on the following links for more information
Bus Stop List
Dismissal Map
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Parent Coordinator, Mrs. Zaremba at extension 1261.

Attention 6th Grade Students
We're Going to the ZOO!

Join us for a day at the Staten Island zoo to observe amazing animal behaviors.  The trip will take place on Thursday, May 19, 2016 during school hours.  Click on the link below for a permission slip and more information.
*Please note that trip fees and permission slips are due to Mr. Parrella no later than Thursday, April 21, 2016
6th Grade Zoo Trip 2016

Congratulations are in Order for our
Amazing IS 7 Dance and Band Students

Our 8th grade senior large group dancers and the IS 7 Jazz Band have been selected to perform at the NYC DOE Borough Arts Festival Performing Arts Night.  We are eager to showcase the talent of our students and would love for our school community to join us to cheer on IS 7.
Where? St George Theater: 35 Hyatt Street SI, NY 10301
When?  Friday, May 13, 2016 at 6:00 PM
We hope to see you there!

Attention Students and Parents

SchoolFood is conducting a city-wide promotional program to highlight that on every Thursday, they are serving foods that come from local NY state farms.  the following opportunity allows schools the opportunity to win prizes.

Here's how it works:
There will be posters, banners and other materials displayed featuring NY dairy farmers who supply milk for NYC schools.  Students can view a 30-second video on the www.milkvids.com web site.  You can watch the video using your smart phone.  If IS 7 reaches 100 views, we are eligible for a random prize drawing.  Please participate as we could possibly win a prize valued at $5,000.00.  You can view the videos up until April 22, 2016.

Target Take Charge of Education Program

Just by linking IS 7 to your Red Card and mentioning IS 7 when checking out at Target, we have received $274.30 that will go toward helping our students.  We encourage you to continue to mention us when you shop at Target.  Don't forget to link your Red Card to IS 7, Every cent counts!

Attention 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Parents & Students
IS 7 Physical Education
Winter Uniforms are ON SALE NOW!

Phys Ed  IS 7 Elias Bernstein
Hooded Pullover Sweatshirts - $17.00
Sweat Pants - $15.00
If purchased as a set - $30.00
Uniforms may be purchased during your designated Physical Education class.

* Accepted forms of payment include cash, or money order made payable to IS 7.  No checks please.
*Please note that purchasing any of the above items is optional.

Attention Parents and Students
IS 7 Cell Phone Policy

In accordance with the reform of the Chancellor's Regulations A-413, students are permitted to bring cell phones and other electronic devices into the building but must adhere to the attached school based policy regarding use.  Please click on the following attachment for a more detailed explanation of IS 7's Cell Phone and Electronic Device Policy.

Cell Phone & Electronic Device Usage.pdf
Attention Parents
IS 7 Parent Outreach Tuesdays

Every Tuesday Afternoon between 2:00 and 3:05 PM you have an opportunity to meet with or plan a phone conference with your child's teacher.  If you would like to discuss academics, citizenship or any other concerns you may have, please contact your child's teacher via Pupil Path and they will set up their next available Tuesday appointment for you.

Attention All Parents and Students
utside Service Information
Click on the links below for information regarding our suggested agencies for outside service credits as well as approved community awareness walks.  Check your agenda for specific IS 7 Honor Society requirements.
Walk Information Updated 9/16/15
Approved Agencies

Attention Parents
IS 7 is open on school days between the hours of 7:30 AM to 1:50 PM.

Pupil Path Log In and Registration Information

Please note that all students and parents must create their own separate Pupil Path accounts.  It is imperative that you and your child register on Pupil Path as this will be our primary form of up to the minute academic communication for parents as well as daily assignment and project information for students.  If you do not have your unique pass codes, please call Mrs. Quick at extension 2362.  Click on the following link to register or log in to Pupil Path.
Pupil Path Registration and Log In

IS 7 is Proud to Announce that we are a...

Through Common Sense Media, we have taken a whole community approach to prepare our students by giving them the foundational skills needed to compete and succeed in the 21st Century workplace and participate ethically in a digital world. 
Click here for more information about Common Sense Media and for valuable parent resources

IS 7 is A Leader in Me School
We Practice the 7 Habits
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Click Here to Find Out More About The Leader in me at IS 7

Attention Parents
Important Safety Reminders for Morning Arrival

It is imperative that all parents follow the following morning drop off procedures to ensure the safety of our students and staff.
-6th and 8th grade students should only be dropped off on Huguenot Ave. in the drop off zone which is past the "No U-Turn" sign in the front of the building.  This will help to avoid congestion on the corner of Hylan Blvd and Huguenot Ave.
-7th Grade Students should be dropped off in the back of the building at our Irvington Street doors.
-Please stay with the flow of traffic and abide by all traffic regulations.
-Your child should be ready to exit the car with all of their belongings quickly.
We appreciate your help and cooperation that will ensure a safe morning drop off for all.

Attention Parents
Are You Moving?

If you are moving or planning to move and your child will be attending another school in September, please click on the link below, fill out the form and submit it the IS 7 Main Office.
Discharge Form

Attention Parents, Students and Staff
Year Round Fundraiser

Shop @ Amazon and Support IS7

IS 7 is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associate Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.  Click on the link above to help support IS 7 with each purchase you make through Amazon.com.

Attention Parents

Click on the link below for information regarding the Department of Education's Emergency Readiness Plan at IS 7
Emerg. Readiness ltr to parents.PDF

Attention Parents and Students
Help Earn Funds for I.S. 7 by Collecting Box Tops for Education

Click on the link below for specific information and ways that you can Earn Merits by collecting Box Tops and submitting them to the I.S. 7 PTA throughout the year.
Box Tops.pdf
Thank You!
IS 7 has received generous rewards from Stop&Shop thanks to everyone who has registered their card through the A+ School Rewards Program.  Be sure to re-register your card for the 2013-2014 school year.

Please Register your Stop & Shop card to help earn funding for I S 7 through the A+ School Rewards program.  All cards must be re-registered yearly to get the rewards.  Click on the following link to register Stop & Shop A+ Rewards or call 1-877-275-2758 to register your card over the phone.    Use ID # 07814 when registering.
Click on the attached letter below for more information.
Stop and Shop ltr.doc

All New York City Public School families can sign up for Notify NYC updates on emergency situations at their children's schools by phone, text message, or e-mail.

To register,
Click Here. "Notify NYC" is the City's public notification program, and it has now been expanded to include delayed school openings and early dismissals, student relocations, and temporary school closures related to weather or other unexpected events.

Important Message for All I.S. 7 Students
Don't forget to practice your cursive writing as it is a requirement in all I.S. 7 classrooms.
Check out the following links regarding the importance of students using cursive writing.


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