Weekly Newsletter

Important updates and news 4/26/2021

Week Fifteen [Special Schedule]

Dear Families, Students, Staff and Teachers,

It is with great excitement that I welcome you back to school! I am sending my newsletter early to remind you to please get your student Covid-19 tested this weekend if you signed up for Hybrid school.

We have a special schedule this week to help us transition back to school one step at a time. These schedules and additional news are posted below to help you plan next week.


Esther Dabagyan



Important Announcements for Families & Students

  • What will the schedule look like this week (Week of 4/26)? See the flyer below or click HERE.
  • Is your student coming back on the 27th? Book a COVID-19 test NOW, new hours and locations are in a flyer below!
  • AP Test dates are posted! The calendar is below as well as instructions for both in-person and at-home testing.
  • Did you know It's Ramadan? This year it falls between April 12th and May 12th. Learn more about Ramadan by clicking here.
  • Get instant updates! Follow STEM Academy on Twitter @STEMAcademyBer1

Not Getting Phone and Text Notifications?

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

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

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We are here to help! Call 323-817-6461 M-F 8-3PM

Enrichment & Award Opportunities

News for Teachers

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Announcements & Reminders for Teachers & Staff

  • Get to school by 8 am on Monday and check in at the STEM Office (413) to get keys, a headset (if you asked for one) and to get your temperature checked.
  • We will have PD Monday at 8:30 AM. Agenda is below as well as in the Reopening Guide.
  • Get Covid-29 tested this weekend to ensure you have a negative test on file between 4/19 - and 4/26 - Check your status here: Dailypass.lasud.net
  • Practice getting a daily pass and pin the Google Form you'll need to fill out each morning along with your students.
  • 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.
  • Anxious about returning to school? Checkout this podcast: Restoration through Rituals and Routines.


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