May Newsletter


May Newsletter


May Newsletter: Student Experiences


May Calendar


Teacher Appreciation Week starts Monday May 3rd through Friday May 7th !!!


Blended Students- Consent Forms Needed!!

All blended students will begin in-peron learning, Monday, March 22nd at 8:30 am. All students must complete the consent form prior to Monday. 

By completing this consent form, you are agreeing to test your child for COVID-19 infection in school. As per the Mayor's request students CANNOT return to in-person learning without completion of this form. 

The New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE), working with NYC Health Hospitals and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, has partnered with laboratories and other providers to test NYC DOE students, teachers, and staff members for COVID-19 infection.

Please email the completed consent forms to: 


Complete the consent form here.:student-covid-19-testing-consent-form---september-27-2020.pdf 

Reminders for Monday:

1. Students must wear a mask at all times 

2. Bring headphones (if you do not have, ones will be given to you)

3. Lunch will be served in the classrooms

4. Start Time: 8:30 AM

5. End Time: 2:00 PM 



Complete Lunch Forms & Blue Cards

All Student must complete their lunch forms!


All 9th Graders must complete their Blue Cards! If you have updated information, complete your Blue Cards!! Please email your completed blue cards to:


Have a school related question? Email Us!

Have a school related question? Email us:


Meet this students of this year's Student Government Members 2020-2021: We thank you for all your hard work!!

Helpful Links

1) General Help
When to contact: For questions and help regarding general school issues.
2) Technology Help
When to contact: For technology questions regarding school-related devices or services. No support for DOE-issued iPads will be provided, please see the link below for support.
3) DOE Family Support
When to contact: For support regarding DOE-issued iPads, app support, DOE student accounts, or other DOE related issues.

4) JGSAttendancePolicy-2019-20.docx 

JGS visits Stony Brook University Labs

JGS 2020-2021 Bell Schedule

DOE Updates


Please see Chancellor Carranza's Updates:

COVID Letter to Families November 24, 2020:  Update for Families_November 24 2020.pdf  

DOE's policy on sexual misconduct:  RFA family letter-2020-21 ENGLISH.docx  RFA family letter-2020-21_spanish.docx  RFA family letter 2020-21_bengali.docx 

Need a device: Sign up here:

Helpful Links:  Update for Families_September 21 2020.pdf 



Letter to Families (Instructions on June 23rd Primary inside) (6/15/20):  Update for Families_June 15 2020.pdf 

Letter to Families (Please take the survey linked inside) (6/12/20):  Update for Families_June 12 2020.pdf 

Letter to Families (6/3/20): letter-to-families-june-3-2020.pdf

Health Update on MISC: update-2-for-families-misc.pdf 

Information regarding June 4th and 9th:   5 30Update.pdf 

Information regarding Summer School: Update for Families_SITC-new dates_May 20 2020.pdf  

Important Health-Related Information for Families: Update for Families_PMIS_May 11 2020.pdf 


Free E-books and Audiobooks for all DOE Families! Please see the attached flyer. 

 Summer Reading Parent Letter.pdf 


JGS Law Team 2019

Robotics Club 2019

JGS goes to Hamilton