Special Edition of the Five Star Journal

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 2:30pm
Five Star Journal Banner with a a collage of photos from the end of the school year

Including celebrations, summer send off and important community updates


Read the Special Edition — click on the appropriate cover (English & Spanish)

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Special Edition of the Five Star Journal: An unforgettable ending to the year

In this special edition of the Five Star Journal:

  • Special Video Message — Page 5
    Watch a special video message from Superintendent Chris Gdowski, Deputy Superintendent Tracy Dorland and staff members celebrating the end of the school year and kicking off summer.
  • Community Weekly Update — Page 38
    Read the final weekly community update including information on:
    • Remote Learning family feedback survey
    • Report cards available online
    • Summer learning resources 
    • 2020-2021 budget update
    • Next school year planning
  • Celebrating the Class of 2020 — Pages 7-21
    Find your child’s school in the Class of 2020 spread and see how schools found a variety of ways to offer an unforgettable ending for an impressive graduating class.
  • Remote Learning Triumphs — Page 25
    Hear about remote learning successes shown through student and staff videos.
  • Rallying to the Cause — Page 29
    When we quickly transitioned to remote learning and modified operations, the Five Star community came together to elevate student success by supporting the whole child.
  • Bond Work Continues as Planned — Page 34
    Construction, school and facility bond improvements move forward amid changes; including the long-awaited completion of FutureForward at Washington Square - our new CTE campus.
  • Five Star Awards — Page 32
    Celebrate our staff for all they do to elevate student success and say goodbye to our retirees.