J. William Leary Junior High School
It is hard to believe but next week marks the last week of school!!
Happy Father’s Day to all of the fathers out there.
Important upcoming dates include
Tuesday 6/22 1/2 day
Wednesday 6/23 1/2 day
NYS Algebra Regents
*****Chromebook Return***** until 6pm
Thursday 6/24 last day 1/2 day
NYS Earth Science Regents
*****Chromebook Return***** until 3pm
Friday 6/25 no school
Please look for the awards presentation and video!
***If Chromebooks need to be returned at different times please contact the main office 315-764-3720.***
Right now-masks are still required inside school.
A message from Superintendent Brady regarding masks.
Dear community members:
At this time, this communication is written to clarify that there has not been any official legal change in the mask mandate from the New York State Education Department, New York State Department of Health or Governor Cuomo.
The June 4th letter by Health Commissioner Zucker reported by the media on Friday was written to the CDC to determine if the CDC has any objection to relaxing its mask mandate. However, unless and until written guidance or an Executive Order is issued by the State, all students, staff and visitors must wear masks while on school property.
As of Wednesday, June 9th, the outdoor mask requirement has been lifted. Those students and staff who want to continue to wear masks outside are welcomed to do so.
If we receive direction from the State that changes the mask wearing requirements within the school, we will promptly communicate the change to our staff, students and parents.
Thank you for your continued patience with this difficult school year.
Tuesday to Thursday the schedule is:
7:30-7:42 Homeroom/ Advisory
7:42-8:03 Period 1
8:06-8:27 Period 2
8:30-8:51 Period 3
8:54-9:15 Period 4
9:18-9:39 Period 5
9:42-10:03 Period 6A/6B
10:06-10:27 Period 7
10:30-10:53 Period 8
No School Friday
Please nominate any friends or students you saw participating in Spirit Week. All names will be entered to win a prize; we will draw names Tuesday!
Mr. Sovie's class experimenting with sensory/perception.
Mr. Sovie's class experimenting with sensory/perception-they hit the hand with a hammer and it hurt!
Rocket launching in technology!
All students attending in person must complete the health screening app.
We have three options:
- Download + fill out the app-->,
- This is also a link to an online version of the app http://bit.ly/JWLScreen,
- Children can get the pink forms from the nurse to bring in each day.
If there are any questions regarding this procedure please call the office 315-764-3720 or the nurse (Nurse Gilman) at 315-764-3720 ext. 3203.
Shared on behalf of St. Lawrence County Public Health
Wednesday, the Governor announced a new incentive for 12-17 year olds. Any individual aged 12-17 that receives their first dose by July 7th is eligible for a chance to win one of 50, four-year full-ride scholarships (includes tuition, room and board, books and supplies) to any New York State public college or university. This applies to students whom have already been vaccinated as well.
Thank you all for your help and efforts with vaccinating this population.
Jolene Munger, MPH, MA
SCHOOL ATTENDANCE AND IMPROVED PERFORMANCE IN CLASSES; this is sponsored by Title VI,