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Thanks to Quincy School~Community Partners!

 Posted by on September 10, 2019
Sep 102019
 

The 2019-20 school year is off to a great start, thanks to the generosity of Quincy School~Community Partners Cradles to Crayons, Granite Telecommunications, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Interfaith Social Services, MassBay Credit Union, the National Association of Government Employees (NAGE), Quincy Credit Union (pictured above at Snug Harbor Community School), and WB Mason.  Over 3,000 Quincy Public Schools students received new backpacks filled with school supplies during the first week of school!

Quincy Public Schools EEE Virus Advisory UPDATED

 Posted by on September 4, 2019
Sep 042019
 

Quincy Public Schools, in collaboration with the City of Quincy Health Department (https://www.quincyma.gov/govt/depts/health/hdnews/eastern_equine_encephalitis_/eee_information.htm), is continuing to monitor the risk factors for the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) Virus.  Per the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (http://www.mosquitoresults.com/), Quincy is considered low risk for the EEE Virus and this status will be monitored throughout the fall months.  All Quincy Public Schools activities will follow their established schedules and precautionary measures will include scheduling outdoors practices to end before 6:00 pm if possible, and if not, participants are advised to wear long sleeves and pants and use the insect repellent provided for all students and staff.

Updates to this advisory will be provided if the Department of Public Health risk assessment changes.

Aug 142019
 

All Quincy Public Schools elementary and middle school offices are closed for the summer and will re-open on Monday, August 26.

For new students entering Kindergarten through Grade 8, please click on the appropriate Grade below to fill out an online Pre-Registration form. 

You will be contacted by your neighborhood district school to make an appointment to register after the offices re-open on August 26.  If your family’s home language is other than English, you will be contacted by Central Registration (617-376-3383) to schedule an appointment after August 12.

North Quincy High School (617-984-8745) and Quincy High School (617-376-3364) are open for registration throughout July and August.  Please call your neighborhood district high school to schedule an appointment for registration.  (Click here for the QPS Street Directory to confirm your district high school.)

Click here for new student registration information and forms.

Click here for information about student transportation for elementary students.

For additional information about registration or to obtain elementary or middle school records before August 26, please contact the Superintendent’s Office at 617.984.8701.

Aug 012019
 
On Wednesday, August 7 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm, there will be a mandatory Open House for all Band and Color Guard students entering Grades 9-12 held at North Quincy High School.  There will be an introduction to the marching band program for the newest students followed by beginning work on the Fall Half-Time Show.
All parents are invited to stay for a short meeting from 5:30 to 6:30 pm.  This meeting is an opportunity for new parents to meet the band directors and Quincy Band Boosters members, ask questions, learn about the fall schedule, and for veteran parents to share information as well.
Mark your calendars for Marching Band Camp scheduled for Monday, August 26 through Thursday, August 28 from 8:00 am t0 2:00 pm each day at North Quincy High SchoolThis camp is mandatory for all students.
 
 
Jul 292019
 

All Quincy Public Schools elementary and middle school offices are closed for the summer and will re-open on Monday, August 26.

For new students entering Kindergarten through Grade 8, please click on the appropriate Grade below to fill out an online Pre-Registration form. 

You will be contacted by your neighborhood district school to make an appointment to register after the offices re-open on August 26.  If your family’s home language is other than English, you will be contacted by Central Registration (617-376-3383) to schedule an appointment after August 12.

North Quincy High School (617-984-8745) and Quincy High School (617-376-3364) are open for registration throughout July and August.  Please call your neighborhood district high school to schedule an appointment for registration.  (Click here for the QPS Street Directory to confirm your district high school.)

Click here for new student registration information and forms.

Click here for information about student transportation for elementary students.

For additional information about registration or to obtain elementary or middle school records before August 26, please contact the Superintendent’s Office at 617.984.8701.

Youth Employment Permits

 Posted by on July 26, 2019
Jul 262019
 

Employment permits (“working papers”) for students under age 18 are issued through the North Quincy and Quincy High School main offices for both Quincy Public Schools students and Quincy residents who attend private schools.   High School Principals Shaw and Taglieri have been designated by Superintendent DeCristofaro to issue these permits.

To begin the application process, click here to download the form.   Bring the completed form and a student id, recent report card, or birth certificate to either high school main office between the hours of 8:00 am and 2:00 pm for review and processing.

Employment permits will be issued within 48 hours of receipt of completed form and required documentation.

Jul 242019
 

Congratulations to NQHS’s Ilan Valencius for being named a Boston Globe Phelps Scholar-Athlete!

Boston Globe Spring 2019 All-Stars:

  • Baseball:  Joe Brahimi (NQHS), Danny Ferrara (NQHS), Griffin Lynch (QHS), Brian Pham (NQHS)
  • Lacrosse:  Maggie Martin (QHS), Olivia Murray (NQHS)
  • Softball:  Sarah Ainsley (QHS), Shannon O’Brien (NQHS), Samantha Smith (NQHS), Juliana Tracey (QHS)
  • Tennis:  Vanessa Carneiro (NQHS), Lydia Chan – MVP (NQHS), Shane Lervikarn – MVP (NQHS)
  • Track:  Abby Murphy (QHS), Sarah Pillone (QHS), Sorcha Quinn (NQHS), Rachel Smith (QHS)
  • Volleyball:  Jeffrey Huang (NQHS), Thomas Le (QHS), Tommy Nguyen (NQHS), Ilan Valencius (NQHS)