Weekly Newsletter

Important updates and news 11/8/2021

Week Thirteen (Fall Semester)

Dear Families, Students, Staff and Teachers,

In honor of Veteran's Day, schools will be closed on Thursday, 11/11/2021 and our Monday Bell Schedule will change to Periods 1 - 3 with student dismissal at 2:30 PM.

Daylight savings ended today, 11/7/2021, be sure to set your clocks back 1 hour.

Important news, announcements and opportunities are below.


Esther Dabagyan



Important Announcements for Families & Students

  • Tell us what you think! Fill out the School Experience Survey HERE if you are a parent or guardian. Students - your link is in your email! Need help? Click HERE
  • Families, please fill out this Vaccination Survey to let us know your plans regarding the vaccine requirement.
  • All students age 12 and above must be Vaccinated by January and upload proof of vaccination to Daily Pass. Click HERE for more info. THE LAST DAY TO GET YOUR FIRST DOSE IS 11/21/2021
  • Congrats to Cross Country! Boys Varsity, girls Varsity, and boys JV placed first in League Finals this week. All students earned medals as individuals. Xenia Villarreal won 1st place in varsity girls, as well as Wilder Lemus in boys junior varsity. Next week varsity will move on to city prelims and have qualified for City Finals on 11/20!
  • STEM Academy's weekly Covid-19 test is Wednesdays on campus. 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 at 7:30 AM! Learn how to get a Daily Pass by clicking here. (dailypass.lausd.net)
  • 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!
  • Do you need help? Check out these community resources!

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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 8-4PM

News for Teachers

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Announcements & Reminders for Teachers & Staff

  • Grades are due Thursday!
  • Make sure you announce the Vaccine Incentives to your students and have an assignment in Advisory to track submissions! The last day to get a first shot is the 21st of November!
  • We will be Covid-19 Testing on Wednesday in the following order: 11th, 12th, 9th and 10th grade for periods 4, 5, 6 and 7 respectfully.
  • Did you know you can find commonly used links for staff on our website HERE?
  • Help us with contact tracing by uploading your accurate seating charts WITH last names HERE (LAUSD account login required).
  • ALWAYS check in at the STEM office first thing in the morning with your Daily Pass! Review the Daily Pass guide by clicking here.