Following are links to a variety of topics that you may find helpful:
Breakfast and Lunch Menus
Click here to see the monthly menus.
On the left side under Free Breakfast Meals, click on K-8 Breakfast Menu; under School Lunch Meals, click on K-8 Lunch Menu for the calendar of meals for the month.
Cornerstone Grade Book
Click here to access your child's grades in real time.
St. Raymond uses a homework site that parents and guardians can access to check their children’s assignments on a daily basis. Teachers not only post homework; they also post reminders and important information on the homework site. Click here to access the homework site.
St. Raymond’s school library utilizes the Destiny system. Access the library catalog here.
Click here to learn more about St. Raymond Church.
Click here to see our Student Handbook , which outlines our philosophy and our academic policies.
Flynn & O’Hara Uniforms is our uniform provider. Click here to find out specific information (including options, pricing, etc.) about uniforms for your child’s age and size.
We offer a free full-day Pre-K 4-year-old program through the New York City Board of Education. The application period for the 2018-2019 school year opens on February 5, 2018 and ends on March 30, 2018. To apply, visit schools.nyc.gov/ApplyOnline or call 718-935-2009.
*If you can contribute any of the following it would be greatly appreciated.
-Old, working lamps, flash lights, Black cardboard, black card stock.
Homework week of January 1, 2018
Art: Please research the person assigned to you. Make sure that you find two pictures at least, A portrait and a profile. Know ten facts about the person that you are assigned. Neatly write those facts and be ready to present them showing your best work.
Music: Please find out the following information.
-What is a minstrel show?
-List 3 African American musicals.
*Parents please guide your children through this assignment.
Week of January 8, 2018
Art: grades 6th, 7th & 8th: Please find three different voices for your puppet.
Music: Grade Sixth: Music Worksheet: Symbols Cut & Paste
Music: Please write the Lyrics to "The Black National Anthem."
Week of January 15, 2018:
Art: Please find Video or audio of the person that you were assigned. Please list the source that you found.
Music: Please write the lyrics to the theme song for the movie, "Fame."
January 22, 2018:
Art: African American Puppet Planning Sheet.
February 5, 2018:
Art: Students should be working on their puppet.
Grade 4: Please write the lyrics to the song "Don't Nobody Bring Me No Bad News."
Grade 5: Please write the lyrics to the song "The Circle of Life."
Grade 6: Please write the lyrics to the song, "Are You Ready for a Miracle."
Grade 7: Please write the lyrics to the song, Love Me Tomorrow."
Grade 8: Please write the lyrics to the song, "Something Inside So Strong."
Please make sure that you have all of your supplies for class: Pencils, Pencil Case, Homework planner, Fine Arts Book, Behavior folder.
Please note that the African American History Puppets should be based on the person that your child has been researching this trimester.
Mechanical pencils are not to be used in Art Class. Please have three #2 pencils.
Please make sure that you write the essays in essay form.
Please note. Some classes have not been in session. Please give your child a gentle reminder to turn in all of their work. All homework should be placed in his/her homework folder.
PLEASE NOTE. LEGACY OF PRIDE WILL BE PERFORMED ON WEDNESDAY OF THIS WEEK. STUDENTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE AT THE EVENING PERFORMANCE IN COSTUME.
THIS WEEK'S HOMEWORK:
Grade 4 Art Puppets are due.
Grade 4 Music Please write the lyrics to "Brand New Day: Everybody Rejoice Liberation Song."
Grade 5 Art Puppets are due.
Grade 5 Music Please write the lyrics to the song "Is You Been Baptized"
Grade 6 Art Puppets are due.
Grade 6 Music Please write the lyrics to the song, "I Sing the Body Electric."
Grade 7 Art Puppets are due.
Grade 7 Music Please write the lyrics to the song, " Lift Every Voice and Sing."
Grade 8 Art Puppets are Due.
Grade 8 Music Please write the lyrics to the song, "Something Inside So Strong."
February 12, 2018
Puppet Making All Grades How to get a good grade on your puppet.
-Puppet must be neatly done.
-Puppet must be labeled.
-The Name of the Puppet
-Puppet must be clean.
-If making a sock puppet, please be sure that clean socks are used.
-Puppets should have props or clothing that represent the person that you are portraying.
-For Example: Stevie Wonder would have sun glasses and perhaps a harmonica.
-Puppet must be a good puppet. Please don’t just throw one together at the last minute.
-Does my puppet look like the person that I am trying to portray?
-Can the mouth of my puppet move?
-Does my puppet have good eyes?