School Announcements


October Calendar

posted Oct 10, 2018, 7:24 AM by Shana Musler

Monday, October 1st – Wear Blue *Anti-Bully Day

Thursday, October 4th – Parent Workshop *High School Application Info* 4:00 -6:00pm                      Friday, October 5th -  8th Grade Assembly

Monday, October 8th -    Columbus Day -  School Closed

Thursday, October 11th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30pm

                                      (parents welcome)

Saturday, October 13th - Brooklyn Borough High School Fair *10:00am -3:00pm


Sunday, October 14-     Brooklyn Technical High School 

                                     29 Fort Greene Place

                                      Brooklyn, NY 11217

Tuesday, October 16th – 8th Grade Fall Fest

Wednesday, October 17th – Title 3 PM Programs Begin

Thursday, October 18-    5th Grade Open House @ 4:30pm -6:30pm

 Tuesday, October 23rd - Safety Town Hall Meeting @ 3:00pm

                                      (parents welcome)

Thursday, October 25th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30pm

 Thursday, October 26th – PTA Spooky Halloween Party  

                                        (all families invited) 3:00pm-6:00pm

Wednesday, October 31st – Happy  Halloween

September Calendar

posted Aug 16, 2018, 12:34 PM by Shana Musler

Wednesday, September 5th –  Frist Day of School for Students

Monday, September 10th  School Closed

Tuesday, September 11th – School Closed

Friday, September 14th – All Summer Reading Assignment Due

Monday, September 17th – All School Supplies Due 

Wednesday, September 19th – School Closed

Friday, September 20th – Open House *5:30pm- 7:30pm

( meet & greet students teachers)

Friday, September 20th – 8th Grade Bake Sale 

June Calendar

posted May 31, 2018, 11:56 AM by Shana Musler

Friday, June 1st – Arista Ceremony @ 8:30AM  

Monday, June 4th- 8th Grade Science Written Assessment 

Tuesday, June 5th- Relay for Life Icy Sale ( During Lunch Periods) 

Wednesday, June 6th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30-4:30 

Thursday, June 7thNo Class for Students  

Thursday, June 7th- 8th Grade Prom  @ 5:00-9:00 (51 Ave U Brooklyn, NY 11223)  

Friday, June 8th – 6th Grade Trip to the  Aquarium 

Monday, June 11th – No Class for Students  

Tuesday, June 12th – 8th Grade  Algebra 1 Regents 

Tuesday, June 12th – Town Hall Safety Meeting @ 3:00 ( Parents Welcome)  

Wednesday, June 13th  Trip for Classes (702, 728, 722, 714 &  724) 

Wednesday, June 13th – 8th Grade Living Environment Regents 

Friday, June 15thSchool Closed 

Saturday, June 16th - Relay for Life Poly Prep   

Sunday, June 17th- Happy Father’s Day  

Tuesday, June 19th- Award Ceremony  

Wednesday, June 20th – 8th Grade Senior Trip Six Flags 

Wednesday, June 20th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30-4:30 

Thursday, June 21st- Arista Trip ( Selective Students)  

Friday, June 22nd – 8th Grade Senior BBQ  

Monday, June 25th8th Grade Gradation * Brooklyn Urban Garden School  

                                                                   (500 19th Street @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am) 

Tuesday, June 26th – Last Day of School * ½ Day * Report Cards Distributed 



Have A Wonderful & Safe Summer 

Summer School will begin on July 5 @ 8:30 a.m. – 2: 30 p.m.  

I.S. 62 Ditmas  ▪  700 Cortelyou Road 

May Calendar

posted May 7, 2018, 8:19 AM by Shana Musler

Tuesday, May 1stNYS Math Exam

Wednesday, May 2ndNYS Math Exam

Friday, May 4th – Wear Purple (In honor of a loved one affected by Cancer)

Saturday, May 5th- Championship Tournament Debate Team 

Monday, May 7th – Friday, May 11thTeacher Appreciation Week

Tuesday, May 8th – Town Hall Safety Meeting @ 3:00 PM (Parent Welcome)

Wednesday, May 9thParent Teacher Conference @  4:30-7:30

Wednesday, May 9th- PTA Mother’s Day Sale ( During Lunch Periods)

Wednesday, May 9th – Festival of Arts- Spring Concert

Wednesday, May 9th – Friday, May 11th- NYSESLAT( selective students)

Thursday, May 10th – PTA Mother’s Day Sale (During Lunch Periods) 

Monday, May 14th – Chinese Reading Exam (616,716, &816)

Monday May 14thThe Lightening Thief Performance for Grade 6

Monday, May 14th – Facelab Training Robofun

Wednesday, May 16th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30 PM

Friday, May 18th – 6th Grade Trip to State Island Zoo

Tuesday, May 22nd – Parent Workshop @ 9:40AM  

Wednesday, May 23rd – Friday, June 1st8th Grade Students Science Performance Exam

Friday, May 25th – Arista Award Ceremony @8: 00 AM

Monday, May 28thMemorial Day School Closed

Wednesday, May 30th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30 PM

Save the Date

June 7th – 8th Grade Prom

June 19th – 8th  Grade Award Ceremony

June 20th – 8th Grade Senior Trip

June 22nd – 8th Grade Senior BBQ

June 28th -8th Grade Graduation

April Calendar

posted Apr 16, 2018, 8:26 AM by Shana Musler

Monday, April 2nd – Friday, April 6th – No School Spring Break  

Monday, April 9th – Friday, May 18th – NYSESLAT Exam- Selective Students  

Tuesday, April 10th – Town Hall Safety Meeting @ 3:00 PM ( Parent Welcome)  

Tuesday, April 10thLast Day of Marking Period 3  

Wednesday, April 11th – NYSTA ELA Exam 
Wednesday, April 11th – Last Day of ELA AM/PM Program   

Thursday. April 12thNYSTA ELA Exam  

Saturday, April 14th – Saturday Academy 

Tuesday, April 17th – Relay for Life Dance @ 2;30 – 4:30  

Wednesday, April 18th – 6th Grade Trip to Staten Island Zoo  

Wednesday, April 18th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30-4:30 

Friday, April 20thDistribution of Report Cards to All Students 

Saturday, 21st – Saturday Academy 

Wednesday, April 25th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30-4:30 

Saturday 28th – Saturday Academy  

March 2018

posted Feb 28, 2018, 11:12 AM by Shana Musler

Thursday, March 1st  - ELA MOCK EXAM

Thursday, March 1st – PA/ PTA Meeting/ Workshop @ 9:40am (ELA Exam Update /Managing your time at PTC)

Thursday, March 1st – Class Trip  618,625 & 626 to Park Asia Restaurant

Friday, March 2nd -     ELA MOCK EXAM

Friday, March 2nd –Class Trip 603, 611 & 613 to Park Asia Restaurant

Saturday, March 3rd – Saturday Academy

Monday, March 5th – Class Trip 616,619 & 641 to Park Asia Restaurant

Tuesday, March 6th – ½ Day for all Students Dismissal @ 11:10am

Tuesday, March 6th – Parent Teacher Conference 12:30-2:30 & 4:30 – 7:30

Tuesday, March 6th –      NAEP Exam 8th Graders

Thursday, March 8th –     Class Trip 712, 713 & 716 to Park Asia Restaurant

Friday, March 9th –       Class Trip 725 & 726 to Park Asia Restaurant

Saturday, March 10th -   Saturday Academy

Sunday, March 11th – Daylight Saving Time Starts

Monday, March 12th – Class Trip 812,813 & 817 to Park Asia Restaurant

Tuesday, March 13th – Town Hall Safety Meeting @ 3:00 pm ( Parents Welcome)

Tuesday, March 13th – Class Trip 818, 819 & 826 to Park Asia Restaurant

Wednesday, March 14th – Class Trip 816, 823 & 827 to Park Asia Restaurant

Wednesday, March 14th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30-4:30

Saturday, March 17th –      Saturday Academy

Thursday, March 22nd – Broadway Jr. Performance

Friday, March 23rd – Class Trip 701,715,723,725 & 731 Hall of Science

Friday, March 23rd – Broadway Jr. Performance

Saturday, March 24th – Saturday Academy

Wednesday, March 28th- School Leadership Meeting @ 2:30-4:30

Friday, March 30th – Friday, April 6th – No School

Saturday, March 31 – No Saturday Academy

February Calendar 2018

posted Feb 26, 2018, 8:26 AM by Shana Musler

Friday, February 2nd – Go Red for Women ( Wear Red)

Friday, February 2nd- Assemblies for all Grades ( Safe Schools)

Friday, February 2nd- Basketball Game- Home *4:00pm

Tuesday, February 6th- Senior Jersey Day

Wednesday, February 7th- School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30

Wednesday, February 7th- Reports Cards Distributed to Students

Thursday, February 8th – PA Meeting / Workshop @ 9:40am  – ( Presenter “CITE”)

Friday, February 9th – Valentine Dance for All Grades 3:00 – 6:00

Saturday, February 10th- First Day of Saturday Academy 

Monday, February 12th – Friday, February 16th – Respect for All Week

Tuesday, February 13th – Town Hall Safety Meeting @ 3:00 ( Parents Welcome)

Tuesday, February 13th – Water challenge Wear Blue

Wednesday, February 14th – Valentine Day Bake Sale During Lunch Periods

Thursday, February 15th- Picture Retake  

Friday, February 16th – Friday, February 23th – No School – Midwinter Recess

Monday, February 26th- March 2nd-Smile  Train Fundraiser( Dental Health Awareness

Wednesday, February 28th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30

Wednesday, February 28th - Trip 617, 624, 629, 714 Park Asia Restaurant


Parent Outreach

Every Tuesday between 3:00p.m. - 3:55 p.m.

Teachers are available to speak with parents.


Parent Coordinator

Ms. Musler ( Spanish Translator) Room 211D Ext.2115


Community Associate

Mr. Chung ( Mandarin  Translator) Ext. 2121

January Calendar 2018

posted Dec 22, 2017, 8:45 AM by Shana Musler

Monday, January 1st – New Year’s Day (no school) 

Tuesday, January 2nd – Classes Resume  

Tuesday, January 9th – Town Hall Safety Meeting @3:00(Parents Welcome)  

Tuesday, January 9th – Vision Testing by Eye on Education  

Wednesday, January 10th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30 

Friday, January 12th –      Senior Pajama Day/ Coziest Sweats  

Friday, January 12th –       Hack A Thon 

Friday, January 12th –       Basketball Game Home 

Monday, January 15th –   No School  

Thursday, January 18th – 6th Grade Trip (Museum of Natural History) 

Friday, January 19th -       Basketball Game Home 

Wednesday, January 24th –School Leadership Team Meeting @2:30 

Wednesday, January 24th- Senior Trip  

Thursday, January 25th – AVID Class Trip 728 

Thursday, January 25th – End of Marking Period 2  

Friday, January 26th –      Assemblies for all Grades (Safe Schools)  

Saturday, January 27th – HS Informational Session for 7th Grade    

                                       Students and Parents 

December Calendar

posted Dec 1, 2017, 7:03 AM by Shana Musler   [ updated Dec 1, 2017, 7:03 AM ]

December 1st-December 15th- Collecting “Toys for Tots”

Friday, December 1stHS applications are past due

Wednesday, December 6th- School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30-4:30

Thursday, December 7th – Parent Workshop @ 9:45 “ Internet Safety”   

Tuesday, December 12th-  First Day of AM & PM Program                      

Tuesday, December 12th – Town hall Safety Meeting @ 3:00pm

Thursday, December 14th –PTA Holiday Sale During Lunch Periods

Friday, December 15th- PTA Holiday Sale During Lunch Periods

Friday, December 15th- Ugly Sweater Day

Monday, December 18th – Clothing Drive @ 2:45-5:45 ( all families welcome)

Tuesday, December 19th – Clothing Drive @ 2:45-5:45 ( all families welcome)

Wednesday, December 20th – School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:30-4:30

Thursday, December 21st - Holiday Dance for all Grades @3:00 – 6:00

Monday, December 25th    Winter Recess – School Closed


Monday, January 1st         Classes will Resume on Tuesday, January 2nd 2018

 Happy Holiday Season to All  Parents and                           Students


2018- NYS Exam Schedule

posted Nov 6, 2017, 8:36 AM by Shana Musler

NEW! Grades 3–8 NYS English Language Arts

Change to TWO DAYS! Wednesday, April 11 – Thursday, April 12

 Grades 3–8 NYS Mathematics

Change to TWO DAYS! Tuesday, May 1 – Wednesday, May 2

NYSESLAT (Speaking only)

Monday, April 9 – Friday, May 18 (Testing Window)

NYSESLAT 3 Sessions (Listening, Reading & Writing)

Wednesday, May 9, Thursday, May 10, Friday, May 11

Chinese Reading Test (616, 716, 816)

Monday, May 14th (morning)

8th Grade NYS Science Performance

Wednesday, May 23 – Friday, June 1 (testing window)

8th Grade NYS Science Written

Monday, June 4th

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