Daily Announcements

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Period 3 ANNOUNCEMENTS for the week of
December 15, 2014

ALL CLUBS & ACTIVITIES WILL MEET AT 2:45 PM UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED

MONDAY 
 Any senior who needs a Science Regents to graduate must report to A208 to sign up for a Review class and lab activities. 
The online class starts today, Pd. 10 in room A301.

Robotics Team, A219

TUESDAY:
Art Club, E226
Fencing Team, A321.  All members must attend.  New members are welcome!
WWE Club, C212E
Yearbook, D226

WEDNESDAY:
Any senior attending the senior trip must return their permission slips to the SO Office by 12/19.

National Honor Society make-up, Pd. 9 for seniors, Pd.10 for juniors and new seniors.

Italian Club, D206
Newspaper Staff, D226

THURSDAY:
Classic Rock Club, C301
Gay Straight Alliance, C212B
Knit for Kids, D214

FRIDAY:

Girls Lacrosse Rules Meeting, C305

ADDITIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:
December 23 is THS First Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Day!  Wear your Ugliest Sweater!

Congratulations to April Mintz and Nicco Ruggerio who are both recipients of the New Era Pinstripe Bowl Awards.
Congratulation to Girls Gymnastics on their win!

Thank you to Ms. Carnevale's Art Club for all their hard work on the murals throughout our school!

Last Day to process college applications  before the Holiday break is Monday, Dec. 22nd.  We will resume the resume process on Monday, Jan. 5th in B113.

Congratulations to Taylor Gerardi for having her artwork exhibited at the NYC Arts Connection Exhibit.
Congratulations to the Wrestling Team for finishing First out of 14 teams and winning the Wingate Tournament.
Congratulations to Boys JV Basketball on their win!

Ice Skating Fundraiser on January 10th , 2:30-4:20 PM at the Pavillion on Arthur Kill Road.  Pick up your tickets in the SO Office for $10.00


New York City has undertaken a comprehensive plan to replace fluorescent lighting fixtures containing polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in public schools. PCBs were used in buildings across the country between 1950 and 1978. I am sending this letter to inform you that our school building has been identified as having lighting fixtures which are likely to contain PCBs and will therefore be replaced.....Please click here for our letter from Mr. Scarmato.

Please click on the links below for translation:
Chinese, Russian, Spanish, Urdu


Letter from Joseph Scarmato Principal

As part of the safety initiative for New York City Schools, on some days students will be required to go through metal scanning machines like the kind used to screen airline passengers for the purpose of detecting weapons. Please click here to read the letter in its entirety.


Treats for Troops.  Click here for details.  Due to Ms. Patrick A103D by Dec. 10th


Please join us for

Tottenville High School PTA Holiday Dinner

Tuesday, January 6, 2015
6:00 PM
Patrizia's
4255 Amboy Road

 


Letter from Chancellor Carmen Farina on Ebola

Please click on the links below for the Ebola Letter translation:

Arabic
Bengali
Chinese
French
Haitian Creole
Korean
Russian
Spanish
Urdu

Extended Day Program begins on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 for all registered students.   The classes are held on Tuesday through Friday.   See your Guidance Counselor for details.
Fall 2014 Extended Day Classes

All Members of Athletic Teams and Clubs: 
When returning to the school building for meetings or practices, all students MUST show School ID when re-entering.  Please enter through the Main entrance.   Enter the building after 5PM through the Parking Lot entrance.

A Letter from our Principal Joseph Scarmato regarding "Respect for All"

School Lunch Program
Did You Know?  It saves to eat school lunch...Time & Money


Please visit Parent Resources/School Food Program for additional information.

The Class of 1975 will have their 40 year Reunion on
March 14, 2014 at  "The Island Chateau"
7:00pm-midnight.

All information is own our webpage"
http://www.tottenvilleclassof75.com/index.html
and on our Facebook page:  Tottenville High School Class of 1975




TOTTENVILLE HIGH SCHOOL'S TELEPHONE NUMBER
718-668-8800

Please click here for a phone directory.


Bus Transportation Information

click here for updated information regarding transportation to and from school

TOTTENVILLE HIGH SCHOOL NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION

To register for enrollment in Tottenville High School, students and their parent or guardian must report to the Department of Education’s Regional Office, located at the Michael J. Petrides Educational Complex, 715 Ocean Terrace – Building A, Staten Island, NY, Monday through Friday, 8:00AM – 4:00PM. Parents and guardians are requested to bring the following items:

Proof of Address (as noted on a Utility Bill)
Your Child’s Immunization Record
A Birth Certificate
A Transcript or Report Card

You will not be able to register unless you have your child present with you.  Call 718-390-1483 or 718-420-5690 if you have any questions.

ATTENTION STUDENTS, PARENTS & GUARDIANS

AS A RESULT OF A SCHOOL BASED OPTION APPROVED BY THE THE FACULTY, PTA, AND THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION STUDENTS WILL BE DISMISSED EARLY EACH MONDAY.  THIS EARLY DISMISSAL EVERY MONDAY WILL ALLOW OUR FACULTY TO COLLABORATE IN TEACHER TEAMS AND ENGAGE IN IMPORTANT INQUIRY WORK SO AS TO FURTHER IMPROVE OUR INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAM .

PLEASE CHECK HERE FOR THE REVISED BELL SCHEDULE FALL 2014.doc

PSAL Parental Consent Form
PSAL Interscholastic Athletics Parental Consent Form.pdf
Tottenville High School
Athletic Department
 
There are special responsibilities and requirements that accompany the privilege of being a student-athlete at Tottenville High School and in participating in our varied successful athletic program.  As a representative of a Tottenville High School athletic team, you are expected to conduct yourself in a manner that is favorable to yourself, your school and your team. 
 
Please click on the link to download the Student-Athlete Contract for Success
 
StudentAthleteContract.cb[1].doc
PSAL Athletics Medical Form
PSAL.Medical Form.pdf
SCHOOL FUNDRAISING ALERT

All fundraising for New York City Public Schools is carefully regulated by Chancellorís Regulations and closely monitored by the Department of Education. Please be aware that any students who claim to be Tottenville High School students fundraising for after-school programs and school supplies are not sanctioned by the school and are in direct violation of Chancellorís Regulation A-610, which states that solicitation of funds by children is prohibited.

Should you encounter any students engaging in illegal fundraising and solicitation, we kindly ask that you report this information to our Parent Coordinator, Connie Assennato.

Word of the Day

Monday, 12/15/14
Theorem : A theorem is a proposition or statement that can be proven to be true every time. In mathematics, if you plug in the numbers, you can show a theorem is true.
Think back to your high school geometry class. You began with a set of given information and used logical deductions to prove a theorem.
 
Tuesday, 12/16/14
Conjecture: A hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence).
Despite never-ending conjecture about his future and rumblings about his health, he remains the heartbeat of the team’s offense.
 
Wednesday, 12/17/14
Correlation: A reciprocal relation between two or more things.
Both in Paseo and in Blue Valley North, teachers and administrators repeat the value of arts education and its correlation with student success.
 
Thursday, 12/18/14
Distance: The property created by the spaced between two objects or points.
She calculated the distance to her office-maybe five more miles.
 
Friday, 12/19/14
Midpoint:  A point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure.
At the midpoint of that range, it would be valued at about $4 billion.
Friday, December 19
ROTC Holiday Party
2:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Large Cafeteria
Winter Concert
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday, December 22
THS Winter Coat Drive
Starts 11/24 & ends 12/22.  Please bring gently used winter coats & accessories to your Social Studies class!
Winter Concert
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wed, Dec 24 - Thu, Jan 1
Winter Recess