Respect for All Week

Respect for all week has come to an end.  The staff and students did an amazing job. Every day was different events, lessons, music and our school came together as a community. John Dewey HS has a zero tolerance when […]

SING 2019

Congratulations to our students for another outstanding show! Our students performed two original shows. Written, directed and staring students. Here are a few pictures from their performances.

Happy School Counselor Week!

We celebrate our amazing counselors and thank them for all their hard work.

Pajama Day at J.D.H.S.

What better way to say good night to 2018 and good morning to 2019 then a pajama party! Students and staff put on their pajamas had milk and cookies and even visited with Santa. Our cafeteria was turned into a […]

Thanksgiving Feast

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FREE Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft is providing Office 365 to all teachers and students and will allow each user to download up to five copies of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Publisher, and OneNote on any PC or Mac.

 

The free Microsoft products and features that will be available include:
  • Office 365 ProPlus on Windows: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Skype for Business, Access, InfoPath and Publisher installed on Windows
  • Office for Mac Professional 2016: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote
  • Office for iPad, iPhone, Android: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote
  • Cloud service
  • Office Online

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Family Fun Day

Our PTA Rocks!

Family Fun Day was a success at John Dewey High School sponsored by our own Parent Association!
Saturday May 7th was a day of fun and community.
Rides, food, face-painting, games, the cast of “Hairspray” and so much more!
The sun came out for our event and everyone had a ball.
Thank you to everyone who participated.
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NYC Bus Tour

On April 19, 2016 two double decker buses full of John Dewey High School English as a New Language students toured New York City. Tour guides in English and Chinese introduced our newcomers to the beauty and history of our city. From lower Manhattan to Harlem and Mid-town, our students marveled at the architecture, the views of the Hudson River, and the luxury of 5th Avenue.  What an extraordinary and memorable day this was! Most importantly, it was a wonderful way to welcome our newcomers to their new home, New York City!

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MATH Start

MATH Start is now enrolling for Summer 2016! MATH Start, an intensive 8-week program located at eight CUNY campuses, designed for incoming CUNY students who want to increase their math proficiency. For $35, including the cost of materials and a weekly MetroCard, students develop their math and academic success skills prior to enrolling in credit classes. Submitted by: Julianne Willis, Math Start Program Manager, CUNY Office of Academic Affairs Contact: Julianne.Willis@cuny.edu

http://www2.cuny.edu/academics/academic-programs/model-programs/cuny-college-transition-programs/cuny-start/math-start/

The pre-college math instruction focuses on complex topics in algebra and helps students maximize their understanding through in-depth study of core math concepts in an interactive, supportive learning environment. In addition, students attend a weekly college success seminar to help them develop their academic identity and learn about college structures and campus resources.

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