Each family should be receiving this letter in the mail, along with a supply list and order form for Skip. If you don’t receive it by next Friday, 8/8, please email me (at email@example.com) your address to ensure we have correct records.
Welcome to Queens Collegiate: A College Board School. We are looking forward to a great first year! Because you may have questions about the start of the school year, the following information is provided for your assistance:
|Student Orientation||Thursday, August 28, 2008 from 10:00am-1:00pm
Make-up date: September 2, 2008 from 2:45pm-3:30pm
|Parent Orientation||Thursday, September 4 from 6:00pm-8:00pm OR
Saturday, September 13 from 12 noon-2pm.
|First Day of School||Tuesday, September 2, 2008|
|School Times||School starts at 8:25 a.m. and ends at 3:28 p.m.
The first four days of school all students will be dismissed at 2:45pm, except those who need to make-up student orientation.
|Lunch||Students may purchase a school lunch for $1.50 or may bring a bag lunch. Reduced-fee ($0.25) or no-fee school lunches are also available, depending upon the information on the lunch forms. All parents must fill out a lunch form for school information and funding.|
|Locker Assignment||Locker assignments will be made during Advisory time the first week of school. Due to a shortage of lockers, students will be asked to share with their classmates.|
|Class Schedules||Class schedules may be picked up by students from their advisor at Student Orientation (August 28 ) or on the first day of school (September 2).|
|Supplies||Supply lists are attached. Please come to school prepared starting the first day.|
|Student Handbooks||Student handbooks will be handed out during Orientation and on the first day of school. Our policies and procedures will be delineated in that book.|
|Dress Code||White, royal or navy polo shirt or button down shirt with khaki or navy pants or skirt (skirt must be within 1″ of the knee). Plain shoes, dress shoes preferred. All students must wear dress code attire daily. On Fridays students may wear blue jeans with their QC shirt. Skip at Fine Products makes our shirts. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org or 845-651-4020 x 122 for more info. Patches will be available from the QC main office.|
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Jaime Dubei, Principal IA