A.C.E. Academy for Scholars

Weekly Newsletter

June 22, 2020

June Monthly Theme: "Path to Excellence"

"Although no on can go back

and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now

and make a brand new ending."


~ Carl Bard

Photo's of the Week

It was a great week for a Parade! What amazing fun visiting each one of our Graduating 5th grade scholars! It was an emotional week full of pride, smiles, cheers and bittersweet farewells!!!

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Free Summer Meals Program

Chancellor Carranza Launches Community Outreach Campaign for Annual Free Summer Meals Program Available to All New Yorkers 18 and Under

TAKE THE RETURN TO SCHOOL SURVEY

All parents/guardians of students in grades 3-K to12, and students in grades 6-12 are invited to take the survey. The survey is available in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu.

NYC SCHOOL ACCOUNT

Track your child’s education with the NYC Schools Account app that lets you see your student’s grades, attendance, fitness results and schedule. To request for an access creation code please email Mrs. Lawson at: jguevaralawson@schools.nyc.gov

Mental Health Support While Staying Home

Click above for Mental Health Resources for all New Yorkers

Quarantine Recipe of the Week

This weeks recipe comes from our very own Mrs. Chiodi -School Secretary


The Best Guacamole!


Ingredients
Three ripe avocados, peeled and pitted.

1 jalapeno, cored and finely diced (add more or less to taste)

1/2 cup finely diced red onion

1 tablespoon fresh lime juice

1/3 cup fresh cilantro leaves, finely chopped

1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt

1/4 teaspoon ground cumin

Optional: 1 roma tomato, cored and chopped


Directions:

  • Mash together avocados, jalapeno, onion, lime juice, cilantro, salt, and cumin with a fork until well mixed. If adding tomatoes, stir in at the very end.
  • Serve immediately. Or refridgerate for up to 2 days by covering bowl with plastic wrap so that is literally touching the entire top layer of the guacamole.

Coffee & Conversation

Parents/Guardians please join me, Mrs. Lawson, for Coffee & Conversation, on the below dates for open floor discussions, ask questions, share concerns and/or information or just to connect.


Tuesdays, June 23rd @ 5:30pm meet.google.com/nnp-mkym-mgv

Single Parents Group Meeting

Single Parents please join us for our last remaining group meeting on:


Wednesday, June 19th @ 7:00pm on Google Meeting ID: meet.google.com/gxu-owmw-anm

Fun Free Things to do This Week

S.T.E.A.M. Corner

Check out this recipe for yellow playdough by Ana W. in Stony Brook!
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NOTEworthy.....

HERE'S A SONG WE HAVEN'T HEARD IN A WHILE...'DADDY'S TAKING US TO THE ZOO TOMORROW' SUNG BEAUTIFULLY BY MICLAIRE (SUNY Buffalo kindergarten scholar). BRAVA MICLAIRE!

DADDY IS TAKING US TO THE ZOO TOMORROW

ART SHOW VIRTUAL BULLETIN BOARDS

Kindergarten Art Show Virtual Bulletin Boards

Please click links below to view the artwork by our Kindergarten Scholars!


Big Chicken

Blue Dog

Folk Art

Matisse Cut Paper

Number One Sam

1st Grade Art Show Virtual Bulletin Board

Please click on links below to view the artwork by our fabulous 1st Grade Artist.


Arnie the Doughnut

James Rizzi Birds

Matisse

Sunflowers

2nd Grade Art Show Virtual Bulletin Board

Please click links below to view the spectacular artwork of 2nd Grade Artist.


Coral Reefs

Diamond Back Terrapins

Dinosaurs

Starry Night

3rd Grade Art Show Virtual Bulletin Board

Please click on links below to view the creative artwork of our 3rd Grade Artist.


Ancient Egypt

Fiona the Hippo

Mudclothes

Nigerian Mask

4th Grade Art Show Virtual Bulletin Board

Please click on links below to view the inspirational artwork by our 4th Grade Artist.


Jasper John's Flags

Takashi Murakami

Onomatopeoia

Stuart Davis

5th Grade Art Show Virtual Bulletin Board

Please click on the links below to view the artwork by our 5th Grade Graduates!


Jasper Johns Flags

Takashi Murakami

Onomatopeoia

Stuart Davis

2020 Census

The results of the 2020 Census will help determine how hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding flow into communities every year for the next decade. That funding shapes many different aspects of every community, no matter the size, no matter the location.


Shape your Future! Complete your 2020 Census now at 2020census.gov

Stay Connected

Even though our building doors are closed please be sure to follow us on one of our social media platforms below or visit our school website for further information and resources.