Learn at Home (Remote Learning) Page

Remote Instruction During 2020-2021 School Year

A Guide for Students and Parents

TECHNOLOGY

Laptops / iPads: Students will be provided individual laptops as needed. All students will fill out the Instructional Technology sign out form.

If you received a laptop and need assistance connecting to your WiFi read the "How to Connect to WiFi" sheet.

Need Free Wifi? Try connecting to a NYC LINK! Find one here

Tech support for online learning: Contact AP Moses Ahn mahn@mihsnyc.org

Tech support for email: Contact Mr. James - jbarkley@mihsnyc.org

Lost or Stolen iPad or Laptop? Need help signing in? Trouble with an app or Google Classroom? Click here

Your Classes

Foundations

Foundations (FS) 9th Grade

Foundations is using Google Classroom, Remind, and other digital learning apps such as Learning Upgrade, Duolingo, and Padlet. Each teacher will post due dates for assignments. More information can be found on our Cluster Website:

Innovation Transformation

Innovation Transformation (IT) 10th- 11th Grade

IT is using Google Classroom, Schoology and other websites and apps to support online learning. Teachers will post assignments and are available through email, Remind and Zoom. More information is available on our cluster website:

Choices Action Reflection

Choices, Action, Reflection (CAR) 10th- 11th Grade

CAR will be using Google Classroom as the main platform for distributing assignments and communicating with students. We will also use zoom for office hours which will be available throughout the school week.

CAR website:

Achievers

Achievers (ACH) 12th Grade

ACH is using Google classroom as our hub for assignments. Additional learning apps such as Flipgrid, Padlet, Loom and Zoom will be used to facilitate learning. Assignments will be posted at the beginning of the week with due dates on Fridays. Remind, Classroom announcements and email will be used to communicate with students. More information can be found on our Cluster website below:

SCHOOL SUPPORT CONTACTS

Need someone to talk to? Do you have any concerns or needs? Contact your Support Team! We are still here for you!

Madelin Zambrana-Gonzalez

Madelin Zambrana-Gonazalez

Social worker

HOME OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Friday

9:00 am - 10:00 am 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (parent contact only)

Daira Olivero

Daira Olivero

Guidance Counselor

HOME OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Friday

10:00 am - 12:00 pm 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Alli Finiasz

Allison Finiasz

Guidance Counselor

Email: afiniasz@mihsnyc.org

HOME OFFICE HOURS:

Monday - Friday

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Carolina Cedano

Carolina Cedano

Parent Coordinator

Phone: (646) 812-1053

HOME OFFICE HOURS: Monday-Friday

9:00 am - 11:00 am 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm (parent calls only)

For medical emergencies please call 911 or visit an emergency room. Please also see resources below:

Suicide prevention-Lifeline 800-273-8255

LifeNet Crisis and Resource HelpLine: English LifeNet: 1-800-LIFENET (800-543-3638)

Spanish LifeNet: 1-877-AYUDESE (877-293-3373)

Asian LifeNet (available in Cantonese and Mandarin):

1-877-990-8585 Deaf/Hearing Impaired: TTY 1-212-982-5284

NYCWELL (Mental health help) 888-692-9355

1-888-NYC-WELL (1-888-692-9355),1-888-692-9355 (Español)

1-888-692-9355 (中文)

NYC Well also offers telephone interpretation in over 200 languages.

711 (TTY para personas con problemas de audición)

For text, call and chat support with problems like stress, depression, anxiety, or drug and alcohol use please go to https://nycwell.cityofnewyork.us/en/

Think Safety First

SAFETY FIRST

  • Stay home if you are experiencing a fever, cold or flu symptoms. Call your doctor if you have symptoms like coughing, shortness of breath, fever, sore throat.

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water. Do not touch your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.

  • Practice Social Distancing by avoiding unnecessary contact and travel

  • For more information and real-time updates, text “COVID” to 692-692.

If you or anyone at your home is exhibiting any symptoms of the coronavirus please follow directions on the CDC website (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/if-you-are-sick/) and notify our principal @ grodriguez2@schools.nyc.gov as soon as possible.

COMMUNICATION

Instagram:MIHSNYC and CREATIVE_MIHS

Twitter: MIHSNYC

MEALS

The New York City Department of Education is committed to making three free meals available daily for all NYC children.

  • Three meals a day, including breakfast, will be available to all NYC children

  • Students will be able to take up to 3 meals home with them if they arrive to school for Hybrid learning.

  • Use this site lookup tool to find a location near you!

Additional Resources from the DOE: Learn at Home Site