The Weekly Scoop -- Fall 2021 Edition #6

Greetings Canarsie Cub Families:

Please see our Weekly Scoop for the week of 10/21 - 10/28 of the 2020-2021 School Year! I have attached documents, and provided links for all the family resources down below.


Newsletter Surveys and Forms: If you have not submitted your forms, please do so ASAP. You can email completed forms to cals_ops@ascendlearning.org

CALS Resources:

  • The CALS Family Association is back! We understand that this year, more than ever, is an important time to stay connected as a community. We would like to re-launch the CALS’ Family Association and are actively seeking members for various levels of involvement. If you are interested in participating, please fill out this form and a member of our school will reach out to you about our first Family Association meeting set to take place in November!

  • Save the Date: Progress Report Conferences will be held on November 19th and 20th. Your child’s teacher will be reaching out to you in the coming weeks to schedule a virtual progress report conference to be held on either 11/19 or 11/20.

  • Bookmark our CALS Google Family Resource Folder on your browser.

  • Access information about attending Free Get Empowered Evening Art Classes here.

  • CALS Clinicians’ Team Student Resource Document

  • Our CALS clinicians have opened their Virtual Counseling Office! Students have been invited to join their google classroom (Virtual Counseling Office) where they will have access to information on after school activities, information about transitioning to middle school (for 4th grade), social emotional learning resources, strategies for distance learning, and anti-racist resources. Check out the Coping Corner and keep your eyes peeled for social emotional learning book recommendations.

Additional Resources:

  • DOE Meal Locations: Charter School Families can now pick up meals at any of these city locations.

  • Introducing SimplyE, the New York Public Library’s FREE, open source e-reader Mobile App that provides their entire collection of more than 300,000 e-books & audio books!! You can borrow up to (3) book titles at a time, and have access to them for (2) weeks.

Contact Us:

  • For tech support, families can call 646-472-1693 or email help@scholars.ascendlearning.org. Please remember to include your scholar’s name, grade and a callback number.

  • For any other questions or concerns, contact our CALS Operations Team at 347-713-0100 or email us at cals_ops@ascendlearning.org


In Partnership,

Tenille D. Faria

Operations Manager

Canarsie Ascend Lower School

9719 Flatlands Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11236

t 347-713-0100 x4212

c 917-575-6906