Important Messages to Parents

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OCTOBER, 2017

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Notice for Directory Information

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September, 2017

PSAT INFORMATION

All students at The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush will be taking the PSAT or SAT exam on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 7:50AM. All students will have a 2:00PM dismissal following the exam. The full letter and detailed information are linked below.

PSAT & SAT Letter & Information (From Principal)
PSAT Letter from School District of Philadelphia

RIGHT TO KNOW

As the parent of a student attending a school that is receiving Federal Title I dollars, you have the right to know the professional qualifications of the teacher(s) and instructional paraprofessional(s) who instruct your child.
Links to the full documents in English & Spanish:

Right To Know Qualification Parent Letter – English
Right To Know Qualification Parent Letter – Spanish

August, 2017

IMMUNIZATION

There are new immunization requirements that are going into effect this year.  Listed below are links to documents that will help you find places (other than a family doctor) to get the immunizations as well as general information about the requirements. Clicking the links will open the document in a separate window.

March, 2016

Download pdf on delaying the use of Keystone Exams
Download pdf from Superintendent Hite on transportation safety concerns