NEW YORK FRENCH AMERICAN CHARTER SCHOOL RECEIVES 5 YEAR CHARTER RENEWAL - THE MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE. WE CELEBRATE THE WHOLE NYFACS COMMUNITY

2017-2018 APPLICATIONS Pre-K - 5th

Thank you for your interest in our School.

The application deadline has passed and the lottery took place on April 4th, 2017 for grades K-5 and on June 21st, 2017 for Pre-K. All new applicants will be added at the end of the waiting list.

If you wish to apply now, please click here and fill up a Post-Lottery Application Form. We will contact you as soon as a seat becomes available. 

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NYFACS is eternally grateful to Ms. Cynthia Jabar.

NYFACS is eternally grateful to Ms. Cynthia Jabar, author/illustrator, for her Wizard Wizardly Writing Workshop! We wholeheartedly agree with Publisher's Weekly review of her masterpieces, "deep emotional resonances." Ms. Jabar was an inspiration to our aspiring authors as well as budding artists.

Students in grades 3, 4, & 5 will have an opportunity to audition during the school day on Tuesday, November 14th for Ballet Tech Dance Company. Select students will be chosen to participate in a free professional 5-week dance class beginning January 2018. Please check your child’s backpack for a letter detailing more information about the audition and the Ballet Tech program. 

Students in grades 3, 4, & 5 will have an opportunity to audition during the school day on Tuesday, November 14th for Ballet Tech Dance Company. Select students will be chosen to participate in a free professional 5-week dance class beginning January 2018. Please check your child’s backpack for a letter detailing more information about the audition and the Ballet Tech program. 

Class 2B shopped for some really cool books! 

Class 2B shopped for some really cool books! 

Our Scholastic Book Fair is Back!

Please come and celebrate literature! Did you know that reading is one of the most important skills that you could teach a child? Our Book Fair is part of a reading event that brings a wonderful selection of books and opportunities for children to choose books that will motivate them to read. Lets not forget- the Book Fair is a great fundraiser that both parents and kids can enjoytogether. Please remember that all purchases benefit our school.

Dear Parents and Guardians, Welcome to our new academic school year of 2017 – 2018. I thank you for selecting our school. The students have made notable academic progress as we remained focus on the French Immersion Program. Our first school day will be on September 7, 2017. Breakfast will be served from 7:45am until 8:15am. Subsequently, I will hold a brief meeting with students before sending them directly to class. Our two entrances will be used during the first three days of school. The western entrance will be for our Pre-K and Kindergarten classes only. Greeters will direct students and parents to their assigned classes. First through fifth grade students will utilize the Main Entrance to report to our Cafeteria. There will be volunteers to direct students to their tables according to your child’s grade level. We are looking for a smooth opening of school. Therefore, you must follow this short agenda. ·   Greeting to parents, students and guest by Mr. Maurice and a Board Member ·   Introduction of new teachers ·   Greetings by Mr. Mamadou ·   Roll call of students to be escorted to class Parents, we are on a short list of schools to be visited by the Department of Education to observe our first day of school. Our primary objective on that special day is to move our students to class expeditiously. Therefore, Administrators and teachers will not be able to address individual concerns until 9:15am. At that time, Mr., Mamadou and Ms. Bichon will be able to meet with you. I want the Department of Education to witness our overall contribution to the smooth opening of NYFACS. Our Curriculum Night is scheduled for September 13, 2017. At that meeting, you will meet your child’s teachers, and get a good understanding of our Academic Program. As a reminder, Pre K students will be dismissed early on September 7th and 8th. Students in Kindergarten will be dismissed at 12PM on Thursday, September 7th.  Have a great Labor Day Weekend! M. Maurice, Principal Cafeteria seating chart for the first day of school. 

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Welcome to our new academic school year of 2017 – 2018. I thank you for selecting our school. The students have made notable academic progress as we remained focus on the French Immersion Program.

Our first school day will be on September 7, 2017. Breakfast will be served from 7:45am until 8:15am. Subsequently, I will hold a brief meeting with students before sending them directly to class. Our two entrances will be used during the first three days of school. The western entrance will be for our Pre-K and Kindergarten classes only. Greeters will direct students and parents to their assigned classes. First through fifth grade students will utilize the Main Entrance to report to our Cafeteria. There will be volunteers to direct students to their tables according to your child’s grade level.

We are looking for a smooth opening of school. Therefore, you must follow this short agenda.

·   Greeting to parents, students and guest by Mr. Maurice and a Board Member

·   Introduction of new teachers

·   Greetings by Mr. Mamadou

·   Roll call of students to be escorted to class

Parents, we are on a short list of schools to be visited by the Department of Education to observe our first day of school. Our primary objective on that special day is to move our students to class expeditiously. Therefore, Administrators and teachers will not be able to address individual concerns until 9:15am. At that time, Mr., Mamadou and Ms. Bichon will be able to meet with you.

I want the Department of Education to witness our overall contribution to the smooth opening of NYFACS. Our Curriculum Night is scheduled for September 13, 2017. At that meeting, you will meet your child’s teachers, and get a good understanding of our Academic Program.

As a reminder, Pre K students will be dismissed early on September 7th and 8th. Students in Kindergarten will be dismissed at 12PM on Thursday, September 7th.

 Have a great Labor Day Weekend!

M. Maurice, Principal

Cafeteria seating chart for the first day of school. 

THE 2016 STATE TEST RESULTS HAVE BEEN RELEASED

Percentage of student at Levels 3+4 (proficiency)

*MATHS: NYFACS (52%) - Manhattan (43%) - Citywide (36%) - District 3 (51%) District 5 (16%)

*ELA: NYFACS (41%) - Manhattan (45%) - Citywide (38%) - District 3 (56%)  District 5 (21%)

*4th Grade Science Performance Test: NYFACS (86%) 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Thank you for your interest in the New York French American Charter School. We look forward to welcoming interested families into our school for a tour. Principal Marc Maurice, along with select staff members and PTO members, will present background information about our school then Mamadou Ba, Parent Liaison will take parents/guardians through the building and into the classrooms. Join us at one of our upcoming school tours to learn more about our Pre-K through 5th grade French Immersion school, as well as our speciality classes such as, STEAM, Art/Music, Swimming, and French Theater Program.  School tours are offered every Wednesday morning beginning December 6th - March 21st .  Each tour will begin at 10:00 A.M. and will be followed by an information session. Please complete the information below to register for one of our sessions.

Thank you for your interest in the New York French American Charter School.

We look forward to welcoming interested families into our school for a tour. Principal Marc Maurice, along with select staff members and PTO members, will present background information about our school then Mamadou Ba, Parent Liaison will take parents/guardians through the building and into the classrooms.

Join us at one of our upcoming school tours to learn more about our Pre-K through 5th grade French Immersion school, as well as our speciality classes such as, STEAM, Art/Music, Swimming, and French Theater Program. 

School tours are offered every Wednesday morning beginning December 6th - March 21st . 

Each tour will begin at 10:00 A.M. and will be followed by an information session. Please complete the information below to register for one of our sessions.

Parent Full Name *
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Child's Name
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We invite you to visit us at one of our upcoming school tours.

  

It takes just a few minutes to apply and only one application, either paper or online, needs to be completed for all children (pre-k to high school) living in your household. Click here to complete your online application today!

It takes just a few minutes to apply and only one application, either paper or online, needs to be completed for all children (pre-k to high school) living in your household. Click here to complete your online application today!