Announcements (scroll through)

  • Application for Library Squad membership

    Complete the attached application and provide two recommendations from teachers. Their signature is required on the application.

    Thank you kindly.

    Ms. Berry

    IS002 (31R002) - George L. Egbert
  • How to search for books in the I.S. 2 library

    See attachment and follow the steps.

    IS002 (31R002) - George L. Egbert
  • Library Squad Membership - Announcement

    Students who completed library squad applications will be contacted after Thanksgiving break for an interview.

    Thank you. Have a lovely recess.

    IS002 (31R002) - George L. Egbert
  • The NYC School Calendar for 2016-2017 is now available online

    2016-17 School Year Calendars
    Now you can download the NYC Public School Calendar to your personal calendar app. Please see attached.

    School Year Calendar <-- Click here for a printer-friendly version.
    Click here to view the detailed official 2016-17 school year calendar.
    Translations available in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu
    First day of school: September 8, 2016
    Thanksgiving Recess begins: November 24, 2016
    Winter Recess: December 26, 2016 - January 2, 2017
    Mid-winter Recess: February 20 - February 24, 2017
    Spring Recess: April 10 - April 18, 2017
    Last day of school: June 28, 2017

    IS002 (31R002) - George L. Egbert
  • Required Summer Reading Assignments

    All incoming 6th, 7th and 8th grade IS 2 students are required to complete summer reading assignments. Click on the link below for grade specific required reading assignments. All assignments will be collected and graded by the ELA teachers in September. Have a great summer and enjoy your books!

    See attached.

     

    IS002 (31R002) - George L. Egbert

Overview

Our Mission
We are a diverse community that strives towards academic excellence through standards-driven instruction. Our students will be provided with the services, and resources necessary to actively participate as lifelong learners in our ever-changing global community within a safe, happy and nurturing environment.

Special Programs
SPE Honors, Accelerated Language Arts and Foreign Language, Technology, Grade Teaming and Independent Reading, Time-line, Peer Tutoring, Mock Elections, Cable in the Classroom, Newspapers in Education, Writers Workshop, Computer Classrooms, Project Stop, Project Reality, Teachers and Writers Collaborative, and Learning for Life.

Extracurricular Activities
Participation in Staten Island's Ecology Fair, NYC Penny Harvest, School Spirit Week, Marching Band and "Broadway" and Talent Shows. PAL-sponsored classes in Reading/ Math test prep, Study Skills and Homework Help, Athletics Programs, Jazz Band, Computers and Sports Programs.

Our Community
Homes for the Homeless, SI Mental Health Society counselor, Career Day volunteers, Partners in Education, Peer Mediation (Y.P.I.S.), P.A.L., U.A.U., Project Renew, G.R.E.A.T. Program (Gang Resistance/Anti-Violence), March of Dimes, Snug Harbor.