Daily Announcements

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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.


Period 3 ANNOUNCEMENTS for the week of
November 24, 2014


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

MONDAY 
 
TUESDAY:
Book Club, Library
WWE Club, C212E
Yearbook, D226

WEDNESDAY:

THURSDAY:

Happy Thanksgiving!

FRIDAY:
Thanksgiving recess

ADDITIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Congratulations to the Girls Bowling Team on a Fantastic Season!  We are extremely proud of the team.

Congratulations to staff member Mr. Cucuzza on completing the Philadelphia marathon on Sunday.  Great job!

Dance Company Tryouts on December 8 & 9 in the Auditorium.  You MUST be available both days.

 Congratulations Lauren Ricarrdelli for her Top 10 finish at Saturdays Varsity Island Championship race. 
She ran an impressive 20:50 setting a personal record!

Tottenville HS Winter Hats and THS Socks are on sale in the Bookstore. 


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


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



A unique opportunity has opened up for our seniors to take part in a partnership between St. John's University & Tottenville HS beginning the spring term 2015.  Students can take a college class one day a week for three hours a session at St. John's University Campus.  You will earn three college credits! 

To be eligible, students must be in good academic standing, 80% or higher; 90% attendance and no disciplinary records.  Classes that will be offered are Introduction to Hospitality Management and Introduction to Business Law.  The cost is $500.  If you are interested a $50 deposit is due Monday, November 24th.  Please see Mr. Hundley, Mr. Neville, Mr. Saliski or Chef Dave for details.

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.
Friday, November 28
Thanksgiving Recess
THS Winter Coat Drive
Starts 11/24 & ends 12/22.  Please bring gently used winter coats & accessories to your Social Studies class!
Monday, December 1
Marking Period 3 begins
Tottenville HS Toy Drive
Starts Nov. 24 & ends Dec. 19.  Please bring in "new" unwrapped toys for boys & girls to the ROTC Office, Parent Center A121, PE Office A002 or General Office A124
Tuesday, December 2
THS Winter Coat Drive
Starts 11/24 & ends 12/22.  Please bring gently used winter coats & accessories to your Social Studies class!