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Glen Cove High School

School Hours:  7:30 a.m. – 2:06 p.m.

150 Dosoris Lane, Glen Cove, NY
11542
(516) 801-7600

 

 

 

October 2020


Dear High School Students and Families:


We are pleased to report that despite some trepidation, the start of this very unique school year is off to as smooth a start as we could have hoped for. Sure we have had some glitches with the technology and connectivity issues, but we are optimistic at the prospect of a productive year and determined to provide as best an educational experience as possible. We have also been pleased with our students who have been following the Virtual Bell Schedule and participating in remote learning, this is no easy feat for teenagers and they should be given their due credit, along with their families who have been supportive.

We also want to encourage parents and guardians to log onto the Parent Portal to monitor student progress, grades, and attendance. That being said, please note that we have new attendance codes you should be aware of: ‘V’ indicates that a students was present virtually; ‘VL’ indicates that a student arrived late to their virtual classroom; ‘VLE’ indicates that a student logged onto the virtual classroom, but left early or failed to engage; and ‘TI’ indicates that the student had technical issues and that is considered an excused absence from the virtual classroom. Please have students email their respective teachers in real time should they have difficulties with their technology. It should also be noted that if a student is scheduled to be in the building, but participates remotely instead, they will be issued the ‘V’ which is a present code, however, parents / guardians may still get an automated call indicating they were absent from the building. We are working on a solution to this and appreciate your patience and understanding while the issue is being resolved.

Glen Cove High School is running a handful of clubs virtually for the start of the year, including DECA, National Honor Society, Rho Kappa (Social Studies Honor Society), Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society), Tri-Music Honor Society, Student Senate, Yearbook Club, Knightly News and the Senior, Junior, Sophomore & Freshman Class officers. We hope to run more clubs as the year progresses, including restarting our driver education program as soon as we can and we will keep the community posted.

Finally, it would be disingenuous to say that our entire staff does not miss traditional school and wishes and hopes for a return to normalcy as soon as possible. While we are satisfied that we are taking every precaution to keep our entire high school community safe, school is simply not the same. We miss our student’s spirit and energy, especially during the fall when we are all so excited about the start of the school year, fall sports and all of the events that are typically scheduled in the fall.

As always, it is a real pleasure to serve the Glen Cove Community as its high school principal. Please stay safe and healthy and reach out should you have any questions and concerns.

 

Sincerely,
Antonio Santana
Allen Hudson III
Katie Prudente

October Principal's Letter (Spanish)


The MPAPA Meeting scheduled on September 22nd has been canceled.


Senior Portrait Information


School picture days have been postponed and we are looking to re-schedule in November. More details to follow. 


Remote Learning Expectations Letter

Current News

Device Insurance Deadline Extended to 10.31.2020 Click Here for Website

https://gpo.worthavegroup.com/gpo/glencovecsd

Welcome Back Letter from the Superintendent of Schools

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Please click here to view a welcome back letter from the superintendent of Schools. 

Haga clic aqui para ver una carta de bienvenida del superintendente.

Procedures Should Your Child Display Covid Symptoms


Please see the link below.

Attachments:

Instructions for Parents on the COVID Check-In App

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Please see the attached documents for information on using the COVID Check-In for your child on our Glen Cove School District. 

Please download the Glen Cove City School District app to your mobile device and then follow the instructions to register your child/children for the COVID Check-in within the app.

COVID APP - Information for Parents from the Superintendent

COVID APP - Information for Parents from the Superintendent-Spanish

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Secondary School Cohort Calendar

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