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Our mission is to prepare all students for the world beyond Morris by providing a solid academic foundation, as we seek to promote positive self-worth and a sense of responsibility for themselves and others.
ATTENTION Families of our Morris Knights, This DOE Covid-19 Guidance for Families flow chart contains the most recently updated Covid -19 policy. There is also a Google Form link that can be used to report a positive case to IS61. As always, you can call the Main Office at 718-727-8481 with any questions. Click Here to Report a POSITIVE Case to IS61
Attention ALL MORRIS KNIGHTS: Once you have activated your IS61 Google Classroom Account, please JOIN ALL of the Classes on your program: 1: Mathematics 2: ELA 3: Science 4: Social Studies 5: Physical Education 6: Magnet/Minor 7: "Class of ____" Grade Classroom (for your Official Attendance)
Hello Morris Knights, Class of 2024 Students & Families! To activate your Google Classroom Account follow these steps: go to www.classroom.google.com Each student’s I.S.61 email address is 1. their entire first name, 2. followed by their last initial 3. and the last four digits of their OSIS number, 4. then add @WilliamAMorrisIS61.org For example, student John Smith with OSIS number 234567890 would access Google Classroom with username JohnS7890@WilliamAMorrisIS61.org (not gmail.com). All student passwords are their full OSIS number. (You can locate your OSIS number on an old DOE report card.) Using the same student sample, John Smith, his log-in would be the following: USERNAME: JohnS7890@WilliamAMorrisIS61.org PASSWORD: 234567890 (your unique OSIS #) Once you have activated your account, click the plus sign (+) in the top right-hand corner to “join” your first IS61 Google Classroom: “CLASS OF 2024”. Enter class code: 5nlvrmt You may already see the “Class of 2024” classroom in your account. If so, click ACCEPT/JOIN to join this Classroom! If you are having trouble logging-on, we are here to support you. Please email our Parent Coordinator, Kim Lucchesi, KLucchesi@schools.nyc.gov with your technical questions or concerns. Welcome to the Morris Knights Family!
Picture day: 8th grade is Monday. September 27, 2021 6th/7th grade is Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Click here for Flyer

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