11/22/20 Weekly Updates & Important Reminders

As of Thursday, November 19, 2020 All NYC DOE Public Schools are Fully Remote for ALL Students Until Further Notice. 

Monday, November 23, 2020 – Remote Learning for All Students.  Please be sure to log into google classroom at 8:30 am – 2:00 pm daily.  If your child is going to be absent and can not login, please email admin@taots.org 

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 – Remote Learning for All Students.  Please be sure to log into google classroom at 8:30 am – 2:00 pm daily.  If your child is going to be absent and can not login, please email admin@taots.org 

Wednesday, November 25, 2020- Remote Learning for All Students.  Please be sure to log into google classroom at 8:30 am – 2:00 pm daily.  If your child is going to be absent and can not login, please email admin@taots.org 

Thursday, November 26, 2020 – School Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday.  

Wishing a Happy & Healthy Thanksgiving to all our TAOTS Families, Staff, & Community!  Stay safe.

Friday, November 27, 2020 – School Closed Thanksgiving Holiday .  

Reminders:

  • Daily Parent Communication Time is from 2:00 – 2:20 pm.  Please be sure to make an appointment with your child’s teachers to meet with them. 
  • Complete the COVID Testing Consent Form via your NYCSA : https://www.schools.nyc.gov/learning/student-journey/nyc-schools-account  Here is another link with a useful video and more information to answer any questions that you may have regarding weekly random COVID testing in the school: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-year-20-21/return-to-school-2020/health-and-safety/covid-19-testing
  • Please send an email to admin@taots.org when your child/children are absent.  
  • Family Income Inquiry Form:  All families must complete a Family Income Inquiry Form.  Lunch is free for all students, however DOE requires all families to complete form, even if your child DOES NOT eat school lunch.  Our school will be considered out of compliance if you do not complete this form.  
  • Family Income Inquiry Form Link: https://www.myschoolapps.com/Home/PickDistrict  

                    School zip code : 11204
                    School DBN : 20K682
                    School Name : PS 682 The Academy of Talented Scholars

Important Dates to Remember :

  • Monday, November 16, 2020 – Sunday, November 29, 2020- The Virtual Scholastic Book Fair is Open!  Visit our Book Fair Homepage and click “Shop Now” to get started: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/ps682taots
  • Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27, 2020 – School will be Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

P.S. 682, TAOTS Family Support Phone Numbers 

Hours of Operation 10am-2pm

Families: 

If the individual below is unavailable to pick up please leave a clear message with a call back number and someone will call you back as soon as possible.

Family Support: Parent & Community Coordinator 

Mr. DeFeo Community Coordinator, Grades K-2

Phone #:(682)-233-4460

Ms. Appelbaum- Parent Coordinator, Grades 3-5

Phone #: 682-233-4490 Email to reach both PC & CC : PandC@taots.org

Main Office

Ms. Martini – Absences/Attendance & Student Registration/Entering Kindergarten 

Phone #: (682) 233-4487

Ms. Juliano- Principal’s Secretary 

Phone #: (682) 233-4334

Ms. DeVivo-Middle School Inquiries Phone #: (682)-233-4231

Technology Support 

Mr. Dikusar

Phone #: (682)-233-4531

Translation Support

Ms. Liu – Chinese

Phone #: 682-233-4351

Ms. Gonzalez – Spanish

Phone #: 682-233-5176

Mr. Dikusar – Russian

Phone #: 682-233-4531