2021-22 School Year


  • NYCDOE Family Update

    Attention families,

    We hope everyone is having a happy and healthy back-to-school season!

    Please review the attached document for important Family Updates for the week of September 13th.

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  • Free Vaccine Pop-Up Event

    Unvaccinated? Ages 12+? Please join us for your FREE Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine at our pop-up event!

    When: September 13, 14, 15 and 17

    Time: 12 pm - 5 pm

    Where: JHS 123x courtyard. 1025 Morrison Ave, Bronx

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  • Welcome Back!

    Welcome back students!

    We are so excited to see everyone for the first day of school on Monday, September 13th. School starts at 8:30AM. Please be on time!

    We are asking that all students submit the NYCDOE health screening form every day before they get to school. If you cannot remember your login info, you may fill the form as a guest.

    The link is https://healthscreening.schools.nyc/

    Can't wait to see you Monday!

    JHS 123 -The Bronx Urban Community Magnet School
  • District 8 Town Hall

    Superintendent Joynt would like to kick off the 2021-2022 school year with you! She will review her goals for District 8 as well as initiatives for the District. Come with questions that you may have!

    September 9th at 7pm. See flyer for Zoom info.

    JHS 123 -The Bronx Urban Community Magnet School
  • Welcome Orientations

    All students and families are invited to participate in grade-specific orientations to learn more about the up-coming school year and what they can expect. These will be hosted during the week of Aug. 30th. Our Community Room staff and teachers have been reaching out to families to register for the events. If you have not be contacted but would like to participate, you can call our Community Room at 914-327-1035 to sign up. Hope to see you there! 

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  • Back to School 2021-22

    Hello JHS 123 students and families! We're busy getting ready to welcome you back to school this September. Check out the 2021-22 School Year page on our website to learn more about registration, the uniform policy, and supply lists. Schedules and 6th & 7th grade orientation information will be coming soon! 

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  • Visit our Virtual Art Show

    Congratulation to our 6th grade innovators who produced some fantastic artwork this year. Visit our Virtual Art Show, created by our phenomenal art teacher, Ms. A, to see the student artwork. Enjoy! 

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  • 2021-2022 School Year Calendar

    The DOE has released the 2021–22 public school calendar, available now on the NYC DOE website.

    Some of this year’s important dates include:

    • First Day of School for All Students: Monday, September 13
    • Election Day (full remote asynchronous instructional day for all students): Tuesday, November 2
    • Thanksgiving Recess (schools closed): Thursday–Friday, November 25–26
    • Winter Recess (schools closed): Friday–Friday, December 24–31

    Please note the following reminders:

    • On “snow days” or days when school buildings are closed due to an emergency, all students and families should plan on participating in remote learning.
    • Your parent-teacher conference date might be different from those listed on the School Year Calendar. Your child’s teacher will work with you to schedule your conference.

    You can find a printable version of the calendar along with translations here.

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Student Registration

It is expected that all students (grades 6 to 8) who are new to the Bronx Urban Community Magnet School for the 2021-2022 school year arrive with the following documents to complete school registration the day of orientation.

  • Copy of proof of Birth (i.e., Birth Certificate) Copy of proof of Legal/Official Guardianship (i.e., Photo ID of the guardian)
  • Immunization Records
  • Physical examination form (filled out by the student’s doctor)
  • Copy of court papers for order protection (If the student has any)
  • Copy of custody papers (If the student does not live with the biological parents)
  • Letter from shelter (If the student i s currently i n temporary housing)

If the student's address changed over summer please have a copy of ONE of the following documents

  • Con Edison bill
  • Cable bill
  • Bank Statement
  • Rent receipt
  • Management letter from the landlord

If a student is doubled up (living with another family) or renting a room please bring the following

  • Notarized letter from the person responsible for the lease

If this i s the first time the student i s registering i n a NYC Public School (coming from out of state) please provide the following information as well

  • Copy I.E.P./Individualized Educational Program (if the student has one)
  • Copy of the student 504 plan (if the student has one)
  • Copy of the student last report card

COVID Safety Procedures

Our school Safety Team continues to work hard at work creating a safe and healthy learning environment for students who will be attending school in person. This includes a number of important safety procedures that students and staff are expected to follow. The information below provides an overview of these expectations. 


  • All community members including staff, students, and visitors are required to wear masks at all times when on school property. This includes the courtyard during arrival and dismissal.
  • Students are expected to bring masks with them to school, however if a student forgets a mask or loses a mask, school personnel will make sure a disposable mask is provided. 

Morning Entry

  • Information coming soon!


  • Information coming soon!

Bathroom/Water Fountain Usage

  • ONE student per class should be allowed to use the restroom/water fountain to help ensure social distancing.
  • A School Aide will be designated to monitor the bathroom line and ensure students are sanitizing their hands upon entering and leaving the bathroom.
  • Only one water fountain will be available to students to ensure proper sanitizing. 

Lunch Periods

  • Information coming soon!


  • Information coming soon!