Weekly Newsletter

Important updates and news 5/10/2021

Week Seventeen [B Week]

Dear Families, Students, Staff and Teachers,

We have begun weekly Covid-19 testing on our campus for all students who have opted into on-campus Hybrid school and staff who are reporting to work!

Important news, announcements and opportunities are below.


Esther Dabagyan



Important Announcements for Families & Students

  • Graduation will be IN PERSON on June 3rd and 4th at 5pm. More details to come and HERE! SENIORS - click HERE for very important announcements, activities, celebrations and due dates.
  • JUNIORS- want help getting into your dream college, find money to pay for college, get a head start and get one-on-one help from a Mentor? Sign up NOW (due 5/31/2021), click HERE
  • 15 Week Report Cards will be mailed home this week.
  • Did you know students 16 and over can get a Covid-19 Vaccine? Learn more HERE
  • If you are planning to be on campus, you must get a Daily Pass! Click HERE for directions.
  • Community members and industry professionals - please join us for our bi-annual Virtual Advisory Board Meeting this Wednesday at 1PM. Click HERE for the Agenda and Zoom Link.
  • Get instant updates! Follow STEM Academy on Twitter @STEMAcademyBer1

Not Getting Phone and Text Notifications?

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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 8-3PM

Enrichment & Award Opportunities

News for Teachers

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Announcements & Reminders for Teachers & Staff

  • If any Seniors are in danger of failing, please submit those names to Dr. Kavner by Friday, 5/14, 4 PM.
  • May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Click HERE for 11 shows on PBS that honor and educate!
  • May is also Mental Health Awareness Month! HERE is a 5 minute mindfulness break for you.
  • We are inviting ALL teachers to participate in the Class of 2021 Celebration Day on Saturday, 5/29, when seniors will be able to pick up their cap and gowns, celebrate and take pictures at a photo-booth.
  • We will have PD Wednesday at 2 PM.
  • Don't forget to fill out the Google Form each morning and to ask your students attending school in person to do the same.
  • The East Hollywood Neighborhood council would like help us with school supplies. Please take 5 seconds and fill out this FORM to let them know what you might need.
  • Next Week's Thematic activities/slides linked HERE
  • AP testing and Senior Defenses continue this week!
  • 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.