Weekly Newsletter

Important updates and news 1/25/2021

Week Three - A Week

Dear Families, Students, Staff and Teachers,

This week STEM begins it's new alternating schedule. It's A Week, meaning, on Wednesday, students will go to periods Advisory, 1, 2 and 3 - in that order. Please take a look at the bell schedule by scrolling down.

Below are important dates and announcements. Please reach out to us if you need assistance.


Esther Dabagyan



Important Announcements for Families & Students

  • The Bell Schedule for Spring Semester has changed - Wednesdays alternate starting this week. Check out the schedule here. It's "A WEEK" - on Wednesday, go to Advisory, the Periods 1, 2 and 3.
  • Time is running out - any student who had a Fail or incomplete on their Fall report card has until January 29th to raise their grade! Incomplete forms were emailed to students and parents with details. Please return them to the teachers! More Information HERE-->https://www.stemweb.org/domain/1144
  • There is an A-STEMbly this Thursday during Advisory.
  • The Black Board Connect phone notification system will be testing it's emergency notification system. You may receive phone calls, texts and emails during this wee to ensure that we are able to reach you during an emergency.
  • Tell us what you think! The last day to fill out School Experience Survey is 2/5/2021 https://achieve.lausd.net/Page/8397
  • Covid-19 Testing is available to all students and their families! Make an appointment today!
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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 for any phone number that was previously Opted-Out.

Parent Engagement Conference: https://bit.ly/LDWParentEngagementConf

We are Here to Help and our Phone is back to 323-817-6461! M-F 7:30 - 4 PM

Enrichment & Award Opportunities

News for Teachers

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Announcements & Reminders for Teachers & Staff

  • Remind your students that it's A Week and on Wednesday they should go to Advisory, Periods 1, 2, and 3 - in that order.
  • This is the last week for students to complete assignments for courses they had an incomplete in. Please take time during class to meet with these students individually.
  • Remind your Advisory students to take the School Experience Survey - consider a raffle, grade or other reward to boost participation.
  • Show your Advisory students recent additions and resources on our website. Here's a handy video.
  • Check out the Linked Learning January Newsletter HERE with PAID and relevant PD opportunities.
  • This week, PD will be on Monday and Friday, 9 AM. Please meet with teams Wednesday morning if you need additional time for collaboration.
  • If you are Covid positive and you tested outside of LAUSD, please upload your test results here and lick on "Submit External Covid-19 Test Result" after signing in.
  • The Superintendent has extended the "Safer at Home" order until further notice. As such, the STEM office staff is continuing to work from home.
  • School Experience Survey window closes on February 5th, 2021.
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