Failure is not an option, because...success is the only option!
Our mission is to cultivate and develop the entire school community so that all students are college-and-or career ready. With foci on all populations of children, teachers will engage collaboratively to ensure accelerated student learning through reflective practice and professional learning experiences. A guiding philosophy of all adults in the school community is that every student deserves an effective teacher, and we work tirelessly to seek out opportunities that will advance this belief.
Our goal is to increase the number of level 3 and 4 students by 10% in English Language Arts and Mathematics.
Dear Parents/Guardians & Families,
On Wednesday November 9th BronxWorks is presenting their Community School Kick off! Bronxworks will provide service for families and the community. It will also have raffles, swag Bags, Games, live DJ and Food.
On Wednesday, November 23rd, we will have an International Feast! It is our goal to take the time to celebrate the diversity of our students with food. In order to make this a success, we need your support. We need for each child to donate a dish, if possible. All food donations can be sent with the child to school in the morning. There will be teachers at the entrance to collect items from students. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Echavarria at 718-583-6767
Please continue to follow our school safety policy. All parents, guardians, and visitors must show photo identification when visiting the building. All visitors must go to the main office once you have signed in at the School Safety desk.
If you would like more information about any further event feel free to contact Mr. Echavarria at 718-583-6767, or just check our school website for updates.
TECH TIGER SPORTS CORNER
The ladies Tech-Tigers and Boys Varsity basketball teams are schedule to practice every Monday and Wednesday from 3:30 pm- 5:45 pm. Please come and support our Tech-Tigers teams this upcoming season.
Track & Field
Our talented track & field runners will be participating on a cross-country event happening at Van Courtland Park on Sunday November 20th at 8:00 am. Invites only, for more information please contact coach Martin at 718-583-6767.
As we approach Thanksgiving, our thoughts often turn to gratitude. Here at IS339, we are especially grateful for our students who are the focus of the teaching and learning that occur daily at the school along with the teachers and staff who devote their careers to helping students expand their knowledge, make new discoveries, and grow, both in and out of the class room. Best wishes from the 339 Tech Tiger family to your family for a very happy Thanksgiving!
The mandatory uniform policy is intended to promote a more effective learning climate; foster school unity and pride; improve student performance; foster self-esteem; eliminate label competition; simplify dressing and minimize costs to parents. Our school uniform consist of the Official Tech Tiger polo shirt:
- 6th Grade: White shirt and khaki pants
- 7th Grade: Red shirt and khaki pants
- 8th Grade: Navy blue shirt and khaki pants