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Have a Wonderful Summer!

posted 30 Jun 2017, 06:56 by Site Editor   [ updated 30 Jun 2017, 06:56 ]

We would like to wish all the students, families, and other members of the Da Vinci community a happy and healthy summer.

See you in September!

Congratulations to the I.S. 61 Baseball Team!

posted 9 Jun 2017, 15:00 by Site Editor   [ updated 9 Jun 2017, 15:01 ]

Congratulations to our incredible Baseball Team who recently won the Queens Championship!!!  Enjoy the victory for now, and we look forward to next year's success!

Open School Night

posted 17 May 2017, 13:09 by Joseph Lisa

Open School Night May 18th from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Report cards were distributed on Monday,  May 15th. This will be the last evening conference for the school year. 

Math Exams Are Coming!

posted 20 Apr 2017, 11:09 by Site Editor   [ updated 20 Apr 2017, 11:10 ]

Welcome back after Spring Break!  I just wanted to remind everybody and wish you luck on the upcoming State Math Exams on May 2nd-4th.

Also, we hope to see you and your parents on May 18th for our last Open School Night, which is from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Parent-Teacher Conferences

posted 15 Mar 2017, 12:42 by Joseph Lisa

Report cards were distributed on Wednesday, March 15th. Parent-Teacher conferences will be held on Thursday, March 16th. The afternoon session will run from 12:40 pm to 2:40 pm. The evening session will run from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Students will be dismissed from school at 11:40 am on March 16th. 

Have a great Winter Break!

posted 16 Feb 2017, 10:52 by Kevin Burgoyne   [ updated 16 Feb 2017, 10:55 ]

Get a lot of rest, and have fun during the Winter Break! School will re-open Monday, February 27, 2017.  Just a reminder: Marking Period 2 ends on Friday, March 3rd, and Parent-Teacher conferences will be held on Thursday, March 16th.  Save the date!

I.S. 61 on NY1!

posted 2 Feb 2017, 10:07 by Site Editor   [ updated 16 Feb 2017, 10:52 by Kevin Burgoyne ]

How exciting!  I.S. 61 came together for Corona Community Day, bringing together our students, parents, teachers, and administrators, and NY1 came by to capture the great day.  Click here to check it out!

Happy New Year!

posted 30 Dec 2016, 21:12 by Joseph Lisa

We would like to wish our entire school community a Happy New Year! We look forward to seeing everyone when we return to school on Tuesday, January 3rd. 

Open School Week

posted 20 Oct 2016, 07:52 by Joseph Lisa

We look forward to seeing our parents during open school week October 24-28. Our Parent-Teacher conferences will take place on Thursday, October 27 from 12:40-2:40 and 4:30-7:30. If you can not make it to this event, you are always welcome to visit our school on Tuesdays from 2:40-3:45. Please check your child's agenda for their daily homework assignments. 

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posted 13 Sep 2016, 14:10 by Joseph Lisa

Thank you to our parents, students and staff for making our school opening a success. We invite all of our parents to our Meet the Teacher Night on September 15 from 4:30 pm-7:30 pm. 

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