Weekly Newsletter

Important updates and news 11/1/2021

Week Twelve (Fall Semester)

Dear Families, Students, Staff and Teachers,

We are rapidly approaching the end of first semester and I want to thank everyone for getting through one of the hardest months of fall - October! We ended October with a lot to celebrate, from Spirit Week to the first annual Hollywood Community of Schools College Fair!

A big congratulations to the Girls Volleyball team who defeated Central City and will continue to the second round of the Division 3 Championships! A huge congratulations to the boys and girls Cross Country teams who are the undefeated Central League Champions!

Daylight savings will end on 11/7/2021, be sure to set your clocks back 1 hour next Sunday and enjoy your extra hour of sleep!

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.
  • If you have been in isolation or quarantine due to a positive test or as a close contact, please stay home, check this website for directions and message your teachers.
  • 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!

Not Getting Phone and Text Notifications?

Parents and employees can choose to Opt back into receiving Outreach (general) messages by calling (855) 502-7867 from any phone number that was previously Opted-Out.

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

  • We will be Covid-19 Testing on Wednesday in the following order: 10th, 11th, 12th and 9th 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.
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