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Our World Neighborhood Charter School

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Posted on Monday, March 1, 2021
Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Posted on Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Dear OWNCS Families, I am letting you know that we will be delaying our blended learning program at OWN 1 Elementary, OWN 1 Middle School and OWN 2 until Jan 29, 2021.  Due to the alarming positivity rate in the community of the schools, we thought it would be best to be learning from a distance. The plan will be to hopefully resume our blended learning program on Monday, February 1, 2021.   Again, I am sorry for the inconvenience and the disruption that this decision will have on your lives... Read More
Posted on Monday, December 21, 2020
Be advised that January 4th through January 8th will be DISTANCE LEARNING DAYS FOR ALL STUDENTS  AT OWN 1 AND OWN 2.  In person instruction for Blended Learning students will resume January 11th. Please note that the school buildings will be closed during that time period.
Posted on Friday, December 4, 2020
December 4, 2020 Dear OWN 1 Families, It is with sadness that I am letting you know that we will be temporarily terminating our blended learning program at both OWN 1 Elementary and OWN 1 Middle School effective immediately.  In the last two weeks we have seen a spike in the number of positive COVID-19 cases in our community and given the number of staff members who have been placed in quarantine, it is impossible to safely operate our in-person instructional program. So, from Monday,... Read More
Posted on Friday, November 20, 2020
COVID-19 Testing Locations WALK IN – Free Testing   CityMD Urgent Care- Astoria 31-11 Steinway Street, Astoria, NY 11103 (718) 475-2345 7AM-11PM    NYC Health + Hospitals/ Gotham Health, Woodside 50-53 Newtown Rd Woodside, NY 11377 (844) 692-4692 9AM-3PM   NYC Health + Hospitals/ 51-30 Northern Blvd 51-30 Northern Blvd Woodside, NY 11377 (844) 692- 4692 9AM-7PM   NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst 79-01 Broadway Elmhurst, New York 11373 (718) 334-4000 Monday – Saturday, 8 a.m. –... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Posted on Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Parents and guardians will have an opportunity to meet with teachers via video conference during November to discuss their child’s educational progress. It is the school’s belief that conferences provide information that is beneficial to children’s academic growth.      Conference Day Schedule OWN 1 Elementary School  (Astoria) Thursday November 19th (1 PM - 7 PM) Conference appointments with Homeroom Teachers will be scheduled directly with them. Conference appointments with Specials... Read More
Posted on Friday, August 21, 2020
Planes de reapertura de OWNCS Otoño de 2020
Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2020
To protect ourselves and others from COVID-19, the CDC now recommends ​cloth face coverings be used when outside. But what about children? Read on for answers to some frequently asked questions about cloth face coverings and children during the COVID-19 pandemic.   Click to read