Weekly Newsletter

Important updates and news 9/6/2021

Week Four (Fall Semester)

Dear Families, Students, Staff and Teachers,

Remember that there is no school Monday (today) or Tuesday (tomorrow) due to the Labor Day holiday. The first day we will return to school is Wednesday, 9/8/2021

Important news, announcements and opportunities are below.


Esther Dabagyan



Important Announcements for Families & Students

  • All 12 Covid-19 Stationary Testing Sites across the district will be open on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from 7:15 am -3:00 pm for walk up testing and from 7:30 am-2:00 pm for symptomatic testing.
  • We will not be testing next Wednesday, 9/8/2021 and Daily Pass will continue to work as long as you were tested on 9/1/2021.
  • If you have been in isolation or quarantine due to a positive test or being in close contact, please stay home, check this website for directions and message your teachers.
  • STEM Academy's weekly Covid-19 test is Wednesdays on campus (except for this week). If you are absent, get tested on your own at one of these locations.
  • All students and staff must show a Daily Pass QR Code to access campus each day! Learn how to get a Daily Pass by clicking here. (dailypass.lausd.net)
  • Enter campus through the gate on Wilton Street at 7:30 AM and prepared to show your Daily Pass QR code!
  • Everyone must wear a mask and keep it on when on campus! Masks can only be removed when eating or drinking. Eating must take place outdoors only!
  • Check out our bell schedule HERE
  • Are you Vaccinated? Upload your vaccine information to dailypass.lausd.net To get a vaccine call to make an appointment 213-202-7590.
  • If you are planning to be on campus, you must get a Daily Pass! Click HERE for directions.
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Not Getting Phone and Text Notifications?

Parents and employees can choose to Opt back into receiving Outreach (general) messages by calling (855) 502-7867 from any phone number that was previously Opted-Out.

You can also sign up for Parent Portal and get notifications on the Schoology App!


We are here to help! Call 323-817-6461 M-F 8-4PM

News for Teachers

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Announcements & Reminders for Teachers & Staff

  • We will not be testing next Wednesday, 9/8/2021 and Daily Pass will continue to work as long as you were tested on 9/1/2021.
  • Please make sure you have created seating charts that are accurate! Pod your students!
  • Help us with contact tracing by sharing your seating charts with the office. Upload them HERE (LAUSD account login required).
  • Upload your vaccination record to dailypass.net by October 10th! It is now mandatory for all LAUSD employees and LAUSD contractors/partners.
  • Complete your Covid-19 Safe and Healthy Workplace training on MyPLN
  • Week 4 Thematic Activities for Wellbeing! Click HERE
  • ALWAYS check in at the STEM office first thing in the morning with your Daily Pass! Review the Daily Pass guide by clicking here.
  • Take a look at our Reopening Guide for important information and pin it! I will update it as new information is available.
  • If Schoology is ever down, use Black Board Connect (BBC) to communicate with your students (if you don't have Remind 101). The BBC guide is below.