Parent or Guardian on Active Duty in the Armed Forces
Federal law requires the NYC Department of Education (NYCDOE) to report each year on students we serve who have a parent(s) on active duty in the armed forces. A form was sent home with students that needs to be signed if the the student has a parent(s) on active duty. The form should be returned to the main office. A copy of the form is attached. Please return the form by May 24, 2019.
Please remember that New York State Public Health Law requires all students, except those with approved exemptions, to be vaccinated or show immunity to measles to attend public school. You can see the school immunization requirements atwww.schools.nyc.gov/immunization, or visit www.nyc.gov and search "immunization requirements.
World Journalism Preparatory School has earned the first College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science Principles. Schools honored with the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award have expanded girls’ access in AP Computer Science courses. Out of more than 18,000 secondary schools worldwide that offer AP courses, WJPS is one of only 685 to accomplish this. Schools receiving the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award have either 50% or higher female representation in one of the two AP computer science courses or a percentage of the female computer science examinees meeting or exceeding that of the school’s female population. Only 490 schools earned the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award for AP Computer Science Principles.