Weekly Newsletter

Important updates and news 1/11/2021

Week One

Dear Families, Students, Staff and Teachers,

Welcome back to school and Happy New Year! I hope you had a restful winter break.

The first day of school is Tuesday, 1/12/2021. Below are important dates and announcements.

Please reach out to us if you need assistance.


Esther Dabagyan



Important Announcements for Families & Students

  • The first day of instruction for Spring Semester is Tuesday, January 12th, 2021.
  • Check Schoology for changes to students' Spring class schedule.
  • Next Monday 1/18/2021 is the MLK Jr Holiday and there will be no school.
  • Below is the Bell Schedule for the first two weeks of Spring Semester.
  • Headsets have been mailed home to every student in LAUSD!
  • All families have been mailed the Student MyMail, Student PIN and Parent PIN information to ensure parents have created a Parent Portal Account.
  • Any student who has a Fail will have until January 29th to raise their grade! Incomplete forms were emailed to students and parents with details. Please return them to the teachers! More Information HERE-->https://www.stemweb.org/domain/1144
  • Tell us what you think! The School Experience Survey is still open! https://achieve.lausd.net/Page/8397
  • Covid-19 Testing is available to all students and their families! Make an appointment today!
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News for Teachers

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Announcements & Reminders for Teachers & Staff

  • Monday, January 11th is a Pupil Free Day. PD will start at 9am. The Agenda is linked here.
  • Tuesday, January 12th is the First Day of Instruction for Spring Semester. We will have an "A Day" (periods 1 - 3 and Advisory).
  • Covid testing at LAUSD sites is now open to you and members of your household!
  • If you are Covid positive and you tested outside of LAUSD, please upload your test results here and lick on "Submit External Covid-19 Test Result" after signing in.
  • The Superintendent has extended the "Safer at Home" order until further notice. As such, the STEM office staff is continuing to work from home.
  • I encourage all teachers to discuss the Capitol Hill incident with their students. Here are some resources from Facing History and an educator.
  • School Experience Survey window has been extended to January 22nd, 2021.

Happy Birthday to the January Babies!

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