Reminders:
Absent? Running Late? Additional Questions? Please reach out to:
contactbsa@broomestreetacademy.org

This Year’s Clubs, Extra Curricular, and After School Activities:

African-American & Latino Club

Leaders: Ms. Leelam and Ms. Coronel

Where: Room 411 

When: Tuesdays 3:30-4:30 PM 

Mission: To empower our school wide community through a celebration of our African-American and Latina Culturas via weekly meetings with club member leadership facilitated by Ms. Leelam and Señora Coronel.

Woke Wednesday’s Club

Leader: Ms. Glantz 

Where: Dance Studio 

When: Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 PM 

Mission: In this club we will unwind and achieve balance through the practice of Yoga. Be open to the experience and come as you are! Feel free to bring sweatpants or stretchy clothes to wear. We will provide Yoga mats, snacks, and more!

Poetry Club 

Leader: Mr. Rosado

Where: 413 

When: Start Date 10/20 

Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 PM 

Mission: Poetry, in it’s complex nature, has a beautiful and unique voice. We will explore, within our writings, an awakening! We will have weekly ‘short writing samples’, venture into various types of poetic writing and will decipher the poet’s message! 

Operation Young Adult Club 

Leader: Mr. Bryant 

Where: Room 414

When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30 PM 

Mission: To teach young adults life skills through life experiences. 

The program is designed to teach life skills all relevant to today’s youth, as well as, bridging the gap of those who came before them. 

How to Sign-up? 

Signing up is simple, find the club fosters throughout BSA’s campus & scan the QR code to fill out the form. Please remember, you must use your BSA email address to sign up.

Any questions? Reach out to the leaders listed on the clubs you are interested in!

Calendar & Weekly Happenings: 

Monday 10/11 School Closed (Indigenous People & Italian Heritage Day) 
Tuesday 10/12 (Elective) #1 Summative Assessment

1st Day of African American & Latino Club

Wednesday 10/13 School closed for everyone except the 10th graders who will be taking the PSAT 
Thursday 10/14 (Soc. St. & Sci) #1 Summative Assessment

1st Day of Operation Young Adult Club 

Latin Celebration @ Lunch Periods 

Senior Night! (See below)

Friday 10/15

Visit this link here to have a peek of BSA’s yearlong calendar!

Admissions:

Our application for the 2022-2023 school year is open! We invite you to share your experience of Broome Street Academy with your family, friends, neighbors, and coworkers.

9th Grade Lottery Application Deadline:

 Friday, April 1, 2022

9th Grade Lottery: 

Thursday, April 7, 2022

Admission Inquiries? Please reach out to Ms. Johnson:

ajohnson@broomestreetacademy.org  

A Note From Dean Westbrooks:

Hello again BSA community, we invite your child to wear a t-shirt or bring a flag that celebrates their Latino/Latinx culture on Thursday 10/14 and/or Friday 10/15 as we close out our celebration of Latino/Latinx History Month!

Announcements:

  • Drills: Starting this week, BSA will be starting announced and unannounced fire and emergency drill procedures as required by law.
  • In NYS, minors 14 to 17 years old are mandated to have Working Papers for legal paid employment and internships. Get ready for those opportunities by applying for your Working Papers NOW with Ms. Bellony. Click the link here  for instructions on how to apply, a copy of the application, and more information about how to use your Working Papers. Physical copies can be picked up from Ms. Bellony in Room 212 on the 2nd Floor.
  • Community Service Hours:  Participating in or planning your own community service project invites opportunities to gain new skills, experiences, broaden your network and bolster your resume! Not to mention BSA asks all students to earn 60 hours of community service hours by graduation. Click here to access Ms. Bellony’s Linktree with resources that can help students find opportunities that fit their interests.
  • ParentSquare: BSA will be implementing a new communication tool, ParentSquare! Please keep an eye out in your inbox for communications regarding ParentSquare & the invite to join.  

 

Ms, Soffrin’s Self Care Tip of the Week: Take a moment to breathe.

Social Media:

Have an awesome picture taken at BSA or at a BSA extra-curricular activity? Send us a direct message for the opportunity to be featured! 

Click the links below! Give Broome Street Academy a follow on Instagram & Facebook

Post-Secondary Readiness Update:

We are off to a great start in the world of college and career prep. Seniors and their families are reminded that Senior Night will be on Zoom this year. Join us on October 14th at 6:30pm. For details, e-mail the Associate Dean of Postsecondary Readiness, Shana Harris.

For those working on applications for the Give Back Scholarship, please have your application in by October 31, 2021. Questions? Please contact Ms. Soffrin.

Academic Updates:   

Google Classroom is fully up and running. Please be sure to sign on to complete your assignments.

A Note from the Dean’s Team:     

Seniors, Class of 2022, please be on the lookout for an email from your Senior Advisor, Mr. Diaz!

Clubs begin on Tuesday, October 12th. Clubs are held on Tuesdays through Thursdays from 3:35 – 4:30, and you can find information about current offerings on fliers all throughout the school. 

We are having a Latin celebration during lunch periods 10/14/21 to celebrate our National Hispanic American month. Get ready for some great music and spectacular food!