8th Grade Graduation » LAMS Graduation 2021

LAMS Graduation 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians of 8th Grade Students,    

    

It is the time of year to honor the hard work and dedication of the 8th grade students. Below are the dates and times for upcoming senior events.     

    

Friday, June 11 @7pm- Virtual Awards Ceremony    

Private YouTube channel link forthcoming for students receiving awards   

    

Monday, June 14 @7pm- Virtual Graduation Ceremony    

Private YouTube channel link forthcoming    

    

Tuesday, June 15 (Rain Date: June 17)In-Person Certificate Presentations    

Visit our website (https://www.armstrong227q.com/) and see the attached "LAMS Calendar for Graduates 2021" for the date and time that your child's class will be presented their certificates in person   

  

Wednesday, June 16 (Rain Date: June 18)In-Person Certificate Presentations 

Visit our website (https://www.armstrong227q.com/) and see the attached "LAMS Calendar for Graduates 2021" for the date and time that your child's class will be presented their certificates in person   

 

  • The graduating seniors may invite up to 2 guests (tickets have been mailed out to each family)    
    • Please make sure that the school has your current mailing address     
 

If you are attending the In-Person Certificate Presentation, please follow the guidelines below:   

  • 8th grade graduates will enter at the flagpole, show Health Screening, and have their temperature taken    
  • All guests will enter through gates (marked on Northern Blvd.) into the schoolyard    
  • All guests must provide    
    • Tickets for the In-Person Certificate Presentation for each guest (tickets have been mailed)
    • If you had an address change, please call Ms. Cataldo at 718-335-7500 ext. 1300   
    • A “Contact Information for Tracing Form” (see attachment or our website to download)- please make sure you complete the form before your arrival   
    • All attendees must complete the DOE Health Screening Form (link for Health Screening- https://healthscreening.schools.nyc)   
  • All attendees must wear a face mask at all times   
  • All attendees please listen to and follow all announcements for entering and exiting the ceremonies to ensure all safety protocols are being followed  

 

Mandated NYS Health Protocols for Large Gatherings.    

To enter, you must provide the below.  Failure to do so will result in not being able to enter the schoolyard and participate in the ceremonies.  

 

  • All guests of graduates must provide us with one of the following:  
    • A negative COVID-19 test   
      • PCR COVID-19 tests must have been taken within 72 hours of the event or  
      • An antigen (rapid) COVID-19 negative test collected within 6 hours of the event or  
    • Proof of vaccination   
      • Proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination series at least 14 days prior to the date of the event or  
    • Verification of having been COVID-19 positive within the last 90 days  
      • If you were COVID-19 positive within the last 90 days and have no symptoms, you must bring doctors verification of your positive test  

 

Due to ongoing COVID-19 guideline changes, these precautions are subject to change. We will inform you of any new health guideline updates as we receive them.  

 

Monday, June 21 @7pm- Virtual Arista Ceremony  

Private YouTube channel link forthcoming for students who made Arista 
 

Date

Monday, June 14th

Tuesday, June 15th

Wednesday, June 16th

Thursday, June 17th

Friday, June 18th

Event

Virtual Graduation

Who: All 8th Graders

When: 7:00 PM

Where: Youtube Link to follow

Presentation of Certificates

Who: 8th Graders Who Attend In-Person

When:

·       Group 1: 9:00 AM

·       Group 2: 12:30 PM

Where: LAMS School Yard

 

Presentation of Certificates

Who: 8th Grade Remote Students

When:

·       Group 1: 9:00 AM

·       Group 2: 12:30 PM

Where: LAMS School Yard

 

Presentation of Certificates


Rain Date for Tuesday June 15th

Presentation of Certificates


Rain Date for Wednesday June 16th

Classes Reporting to LAMS

 

Do Not attend school if not scheduled for a ceremony

 

Regular School Day

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Group 2: 12:30 PM

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If our Tuesday ceremony is cancelled due to weather, we will follow that schedule on this date – otherwise Regular School Day.

If our Wednesday ceremony is cancelled due to weather, we will follow that schedule on this date – otherwise Regular School Day.

Classes Learning Remotely

All 8th Grade students not scheduled for a ceremony will have asynchronous work posted

Do Not attend school if not scheduled for a ceremony

All 8th Grade students not scheduled for a ceremony will have asynchronous work posted

Do Not attend school if not scheduled for a ceremony

In the event of rain

If weather does not permit outdoor ceremony, we will follow this schedule on Rain Date:

Thursday, June 17th

If weather does not permit outdoor ceremony, we will follow this schedule on Rain Date:

Friday, June 18th