New York City is now at a COVID-19 high (orange) alert level. This means there is significant spread of COVID-19 in the city. We urge you to take the following proven precautions to protect your family and our communities: Wear a mask, Get vaccinated and boosted, Stay home when sick, Get tested.
All students must complete the health screening.
Sign In with your @nycstudents.net account and complete the daily health screening.
Show your health screening status when you arrive.
Your health screening status is also sent to your DOE Student Gmail.
MOCAKIDS Storytime at Home: What's in a Name?
What’s in a name? A special meaning, a powerful history, and a beautiful story. All names are unique and your name was chosen J-U-S-T F-O-R Y-O-U. In Thao by Thao Lam and Alma and How She Got Her Name by Juana Martinez-Neal, we will follow characters in their journey to discover the importance of their names and the stories that their names tell. For this MOCAKIDS Storytime, please bring an item that shows off your name!
TODAY! Thursday, May 26th, 4:00 - 4:45 pm ET
COVID-19 Schoolwide Notification
May 23, 2022
Dear P.S. 69 Vincent D. Grippo School at 6302 9TH AVENUE community,
I am writing to notify you that a member or members of our school community have tested positive for COVID-19 and may have exposed others while at school.
Update for Families on Continued COVID-19 Home Test Kit Distribution
April 27, 2022
As cases rise again across New York City, we will continue to provide every student with four COVID-19 home tests each week until further notice. Two tests are for use on your child and two are for a family member to use. Please use these tests every week, at least five days apart, unless experiencing symptoms of COVID-19.
Expiration Date Extension for COVID-19 Tests
The NYC DOE has updated us on the expiration dates of COVID-19 home test kits.
"Note that as per the FDA, the expiration date on tests you received has been extended by three months, so even if the expiration date is approaching, or has passed recently, these tests are acceptable for use."