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DWCA State of the Academy - Shared screen with speaker view
Robert Schirling
26:55
Please use the chat if yolu have questions
Robert Schirling
27:09
Kathy Furlong can you see the chat?
GMS
27:39
yes
683073
27:40
yes
Jennifer Elias
27:41
yes
Monica's iPhone
27:41
yes
Linnie Lin
27:42
Good evening everyone. Yes we can
Trevor Petrowsky
27:42
I can
Sophia
27:43
yes
Michael Watkins
27:44
yep
J Brown
27:46
yes
Entrepreneur Life Inc
27:46
yes
Mr. S
27:46
yes
miriambonici
27:48
It seems that the maximum number of participants has been met. There are more people that want to join
Maria De Nardo
27:48
yes
Angelo A. Sedacca
27:49
yes
Eula
27:50
yes
Kathy Furlong
27:50
I can here you
1
27:51
yes
Tara Murray
28:07
Hello - can hear you fine
pxr4863
28:52
ISome families can not get on. They are receiving a message that we have met the capacity
GMS
29:00
there is someone trying to get in
miriambonici
29:07
shirley rengifo was trying to join
GMS
29:11
but it's telling her that it's full
pxr4863
29:42
can you record it so that they can listen later
Rovena Schirling
29:50
Marianne trying to get in….too many people.
683073
31:03
hi, a few parents are calling me to say they cant log in!
Peter's iPad (2)
31:12
Bob. I will leave and free up a spot. will watch the recording.
Mr. S
31:26
I can drop off so someone else can jump on and I can view the recording
Wanda Cruz (Speech)
31:38
yes
Angelo A. Sedacca
31:42
yes
Rovena Schirling
32:16
Rob I will unmute so marianne can join!!!!!!
Darren Barany
34:01
Can anyone see the slide?
1
34:21
yes
Tara Murray
34:31
Yes I see it
Jennifer Murillo
34:54
I can see it. go to the first dot on the bottom to see slides.
miriambonici
36:47
i can’t unmute myself
Wanda Cruz (Speech)
44:29
Will we have access to Accelerated Reader for the summer?
Robert Schirling
46:54
please mute your lines thanks
Samantha Charles Pierre
47:08
Is there a way to find out our students reading levels?
David & Lisa Leitch
47:10
Will there be referral for summer school
Robert Schirling
47:31
we will address these questions at the end
R Gui
48:07
Can you please address the grading policy from the Superintendent.
Lyndonna’s iPhone
48:44
how long do kindergarten families have access to online math and phonics resources?
Gabriela Loser
49:27
If public schools do not open in the fall Catholics school
Gabriela Loser
49:32
will?
Darren Barany
49:34
PLs make sure coffee and conversation updates are done in the evening like these meetings. Thanks.
Lyndonna’s iPhone
50:45
will there be a tuition increase?
David & Lisa Leitch
50:51
Do you plan to address the topic of racism with the students? If so how?
Kathy Furlong
51:06
we will take this into consideration for future meetings.
Layla Lindquist
51:43
why is enrolling in FACTS mandatory?
Layla Lindquist
52:03
what does reopening look like ?
miriambonici
52:10
there are limited seats in sixth grade
J Brown
52:29
my child is a new transfer to 6th how will we know what class he is in?? so we can follow summer requirements for the right teacher?
Kathy Furlong
53:30
assignments are by grade so it does not matter which class you are assigned to for reading assignments
Kathy Furlong
54:32
timing of future meetings will be considered based on request for evening meetings
Kathy Furlong
56:00
tuition rates for next year are posted on the website. only modest increase from current year.
Tara Murray
56:43
Will this presentation be shared after meeting
Entrepreneur Life Inc
58:08
When will the students be able to pick up their belongings from their class?
Robert Schirling
58:15
yes we will post the presentation on our website and facebook page hopefully with the link to the replay
John Obremski
59:04
Are the kids required to wear masks in Sept?
Trevor Petrowsky
59:08
and return rental instruments
R Gui
59:20
Will the teachers take in account a wholistic approach to their final grade? Due to some of the children did not adjust well to remote , per the Superintendent“Do no harm”
J Brown
59:22
will you be looking into a building air cleaner versus a standard central air system?
David & Lisa Leitch
01:02:10
How will you adapt the CDC guideline for staggered arrival and departure time? Stay in the same classroom? And desks 6 ft apart
Cynthia Parache-Brito
01:03:23
will there be afterschool next year?
Layla Lindquist
01:03:45
will everyone be in the building at the same time or will the be different schedules?
Entrepreneur Life Inc
01:04:43
How will special lunch me handled?
Tiffany Brown
01:05:01
Will there be morning care and after care?
pxr4863
01:05:17
If the school is unable open, will the zoom meetings follow the regular school day or will they still only meet for two hours a day followed by independent work?
Aisha Samad
01:06:23
How would after school program be handled?
David & Lisa Leitch
01:07:46
How does the Week A and B differ, on the slide they are the same
Darren Barany
01:08:32
Hopefully students can still get time outdoors every day. We are lucky to have lots of outdoor space. They need fresh air every day .
J Brown
01:09:37
if all in the building will the children and teachers be required to wear masks?
Kathy Furlong
01:09:37
We will certainly look to maintain outdoor time.
Jennifer Murillo
01:12:43
week a - full week of school for one group, then distance learning at home a full week so there is the weekend to really clean the building for a new group. Week B-opposite weeks from group A. Just another idea.
Darren Barany
01:13:48
Interesting idea!
Lyndonna’s iPhone
01:14:03
I think parents should vote on the hybrid options. I think alternating weeks is worth exploring as suggested by Jennifer Murillo
Kathy Furlong
01:14:43
all options for scheduling are being considered at this time as we work through guidelines
Lyndonna’s iPhone
01:15:09
will we be checking temperatures for everyone as they enter the building?
Darren Barany
01:18:34
Asking families to offer feedback and elect which option works best for them is a great idea!
Rochelle Brown
01:19:34
If you have direct deposit has that all been cut?
Layla Lindquist
01:19:41
there are fees to use facts?
Rochelle Brown
01:20:07
Or I should saw direct withdrawals.
Darren Barany
01:20:15
For those already enrolled in auto debit for tuition- can our information be automatically been transferred to this new system?
Entrepreneur Life Inc
01:23:59
Please look into the UV before installing them. It may give off radiation
Angelo A. Sedacca
01:24:27
Is the FACTS system only going to be used for tuition paymnets? Or for after school and lunch fees too?
Kathy Furlong
01:24:43
you need to unmutr
Angelo A. Sedacca
01:25:58
When can students retrieve property from their lockers?
Darren Barany
01:29:33
To hear that the Academy is open to new ways of approaching these issues is so important! Pls involve parents in best ways to do this.
Wanda Cruz (Speech)
01:33:20
After school and early drop off?
Sharon Wilson
01:34:40
Good Evening, when will report cards distributed.
Jennifer Murillo
01:35:23
can we please get summer reading lists as soon as possible so books can be ordered? shipping items has been taking longer than usual. Thank you!
jessica cristian
01:37:51
Music School sent out an email regarding return instruments
Catherine St. Pierre
01:38:48
My daughter has an inhaler and aero chamber in the nurse’s office. Will this also be returned? It is not with her classroom belongings.
Jennifer Murillo
01:40:08
one of my daughter’s left her clarinet in Mr. Russo’s room due to Jazz Band. Will I be able to get that when I pick up their stuff?
J Brown
01:40:40
how will you handle the parent volunteering ??
Linnie Lin
01:42:20
Thank you for addressing all of the questions in an open, honest and transparent manner. It is very nice to see everyone working together to benefit the students of DWCA. Job well done!
Trevor Petrowsky
01:42:34
I understand there are lots of moving parts. lots will change to and through September. not easy stuff
Darren Barany
01:42:57
Agreed! Thank you DWCA!
Darren Barany
01:43:29
Teachers and staff did an AMAZING job- thank you!
Lyndonna’s iPhone
01:44:14
this session was very helpful. Thanks for organizing!
Sharon Wilson
01:44:18
Thank you all for all you have done during this unprecedented time!
Rochelle Brown
01:44:34
Summer Assignments?
jessica cristian
01:44:47
Special THANK YOU !! to the teachers. I have always favored DWCA, but this experience has validated my decisions to send my kids DWCA. Thnak you!!
Trevor Petrowsky
01:45:43
I think the on line classes were important to keep kids in a regular school schedule. kept them participating and learning. seeing each other. thank you
Darren Barany
01:46:21
Go Kathy with making sure all the questions are asked- thank you!
jessica cristian
01:47:20
and a special thanks to staff and Board.
R Gui
01:47:57
Do you see a carnival in September or October?
Lyndonna’s iPhone
01:48:12
Thanks also for acknowledging current racial tensions at start of the session. It’s appreciated.
Samantha Charles Pierre
01:49:03
Will any enrichment opportunities be made available for students this summer
Darren Barany
01:50:08
Efforts to improve social literacy around race and targeted efforts around diversity, equity, and inclusion at DWCA are welcomed and needed. Thank you!
R Gui
01:50:13
Is Saint Anastasia doing a Summer program?
J Brown
01:50:58
thank you very informative!!!!
Audrey Zoumberakis
01:51:13
Thank you!
Wanda Cruz (Speech)
01:51:15
Thank you to all the teachers, staff and board. Have a great summer
Aisha Samad
01:51:21
Thank you for all the information!
Tatisha Butler
01:51:24
Thank you for a very informative meeting.
Macom
01:51:28
Thank you
Rochelle Brown
01:51:29
Thank you.
Sharon Wilson
01:51:40
Thank you!
Matthew Mamak
01:51:41
Thank you for the thorough and thoughtful answers!
Susana Perez
01:51:41
Thank you very much for coordinating this meeting.
Cynthia Parache-Brito
01:51:47
Gracias!
David & Lisa Leitch
01:51:48
Thank you and stay safe everyone
Patrick C
01:51:51
Thank you to all the teachers, staff and board!!
Tiffany Brown
01:52:17
Thank you for all that you do!