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    Student Device Request Form

    Students, please fill out the Student Device Request Form to request a new Chromebook, iPad, Bluetooth keyboard, calculator, charger, or recorder for remote learning.

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  • Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Food Benefits

    For more information regarding Pandemic EBT please visit this link: https://otda.ny.gov/SNAP-COVID-19/Frequently-Asked-Questions-Pandemic-EBT.asp

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  • Returning to School 2020-2021

    Stay up to date with the latest news on reopening by visiting the NYC DOE Return to School 2020-2021 page.

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  • Summer School Begins July 7th

    Summer School begins July 7th. Students will enter the building using the  Senator Street entrance. Class schedules will be available on Pupilpath on July 6th. 

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  • COVID 19 Vaccine Eligibility

    All New Yorkers age 16 and older are eligible for vaccination. People who live outside of the state but who work or study in New York are also eligible to get vaccinated. People who are eligible based on employment include both paid and unpaid workers. For more information, visit nyc.gov/covidvaccine.

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  • Yellowjacket now a Blue Jay!

    HSTAT congratulates Joshua Palacios, class of 2013, on his most impressive debut as a Toronto Blue Jay.  Palacios has gone 4/4 in his first four Major League at-bats.  Go Yellowjackets!  

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Learn More

For more information about PTA meetings, please contact our parent coordinator, Barbara Yarshevitz, at (718) 759-3427 or via email at byarshevitz@schools.nyc.gov and/or email the PTA members at hstatptaparents@gmail.com.

Our Parents

We are committed to ongoing communication and prompt consultation with parents — parents can expect to be advised about all school-related issues. Our school uses the PupilPath website to bring you immediate information regarding your child’s education. PupilPath allows you to view your child’s assignments and projects along with the dates when they are due, as well as your child’s performance in each class including homework, classwork, tests, and projects. Using PupilPath you can also view your child’s transcript and graduation eligibility status. In addition, PupilPath enables secure communication between staff, students, and their families. School announcements and a calendar of upcoming events are posted on the website regularly. An active PTA is our partner in parent outreach, jointly sponsoring numerous parent workshops on current topics of interest to the school community. In addition to being members of all policy committees, the PTA offers teacher grants, student scholarships, and other financial support to the school.

PTA Cyberbullying Workshop: On March 22nd HSTAT parent Enid Febus made a presentation about cyberbullying.

PTA Workshop: Parenting During the Pandemic: SEL Practices at Home

Please join us for our April PTA meeting on Monday, April 19th at 6:30 pm. The topic of our workshop is "Parenting During the Pandemic: SEL Practices at Home."

Read More: This workshop will:

•Define Social Emotional Learning 

•Discuss the importance of labeling and managing emotions

•Build skills to improve communication within the home •Describe modeling Behavior

•Discuss the benefits of creating emotional safety plan

•Provide resources

Please register here for this workshop.

PTA Agenda March 22nd

AGENDA: Cyberbullying/ Cyber Safety Workshop: Speaker: Enid Febus is an HSTAT parent who has over 33 years of experience in the Federal Law Enforcement field. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work and a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice. 

DATE:   3/22/2021

TIME:   6:30 – 8: 30 pm via virtual ZOOM.

1.  Welcome: Opening message from the President PTA

2.  President’s Report: PTA President- Patricia Alfano

3.  Reading of the Minutes: PTA Secretary-Celeste Aguilar

4.  Treasurer’s Report: PTA Treasurer- Crystal Salas

5.   Parent Coordinator Share-out: Barbara Yarshevitz - HSTAT Parent Coordinator