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    Attention Grade 8 Student - Now is the time to get serious about the high school articulation process! It is your responsibility to be aware of important deadlines, open house dates, SHSAT and TACHS exam dates, and audition procedures for specialized high schools like LaGuardia. All articulation memos and the SHSAT/Audition Sign-Up Sheet are attached below for your convenience, and will be thoroughly explained to students in special information sessions at school. Parents are also invited to attend the IS 75 PTA Meeting on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 7 pm, where Mrs. Castellan will review the entire high school application/articulation procedure, and answer any questions you may have.  IF YOU ARE TAKING THE SHSAT OR PLANNING TO AUDITION FOR ONE OF THE SPECIALIZED HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS, YOU MUST RETURN THE  SHSAT and Audition Sign Up Sheet (see below)  TO MRS. CASTELLAN IN ROOM 235 NO LATER THAN WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2016. 


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  • Required Review of the Paulo Handbook

    ALL students AND parents are required to review and discuss the policies and procedures outlined in the 2016-17 Paulo Parent-Student Handbook, which can be accessed below. A signed copy of both the front and back pages of the Handbook Acknowledgement Form (see link below) must be submitted to your homeroom teacher. (Please note that this is a TWO-SIDED form and requires both parent and student signatures).

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  • Fall Self-Sustaining After-School Center

    Consider taking one of our wonderful and fun after school courses this fall! Choose one or more from the following offerings: Harry Potter Club; Hands On Science; Chess and Games Club; Calligraphy; Football; Cheerleading Boosters; Nintendo Wii; and Basketball. Registration will take place from September 9-September 20, and classes will begin on Wednesday, September 21. Al classes run for a total of 10 sessions, and most cost $70 (Calligraphy is $50). Payment must be made in the form of cash or money orders payable to IS 75 After-School Center-no personal checks please! (Separate money order and registration form required for each class). Click the attachment below to access the registration form and more information. Enrollment is limited, so don't delay!

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  • Senior T-Shirt Design Contest

    We invite all grade 8 students to participate in our Senior T-Shirt Design contest. We are looking for a design that best represents the Class of 2017, and one that possibly captures the spirit of our theme for this year: "Be The Change You Wish To See In the World." So get your creative juices flowing, and submit an entry to Mrs. Runfolo in Room 418 by November 18th. Four finalists will be selected, and the senior class will then vote to choose the winning design.


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    We extend a very warm welcome to our incoming Grade 6 students and families.  Click on the Incoming Grade 6 section of this homepage for important dates and resources to support a smooth transition, including Required Supply Lists, Summer Reading Assignments, Special Welcome Edition of School Newspaper, etc. 

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  • FREE UAU-SONYC Program AfterSchool Registration

    ATTENTION PARENTS: "*Registration for the FREE UAU-SONYC After-School Program will begin on September 1st and will continue until seats are filled.*

    The UAU-SONYC After-School Program operates September 13th-June 23rd, Monday-Friday from 2:15-5:30pm. Students are required to attend the program a minimum of 3 days per week until 5:30pm to stay enrolled in the program.

    Please download the application below and return it to the Program Director, Ms. Di Stefano.

    Completed applications will be accepted ONLY after September 1st. You may drop off the completed application between the hours of 9:00am-2:00pm.

    Please email Ms. Di Stefano with any questions. Email:"

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  • 2016-17 New York City Department of Education Calendar

    Click on the attachment below to see a printer-friendly, coonvenient, one-page calendar of the NYC DOE 2016-17 school year.

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  • September 2016 PTA Newsletter

    Please see the attached September 2016 PTA Newsletter for all kinds of important information about the start of school.

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  • Required Summer Reading

    Please note that Required Summer Reading Assignments in all four core subject areas are explained in detail on our homepage. Just click on Summer Reading & Math tab on the top task bar for links to all easily accessible directions and assignments.

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School Mission Statement

At Paulo Intermediate School, we try to create and maintain the highest educational climate possible, thereby promoting a high level of excellence in teaching and learning. Our mission is to provide an educational program that enables every child to master the skills needed to become a highly productive and caring citizen of society. At our core is a well-defined differentiated, engaging, and meaningful curriculum, tailored to our unique school setting. An atmosphere of cooperation, tolerance, and appreciation of the cultural heritage of different people and civilizations pervades our educational setting. The essence of our efforts here at Paulo is to assure that each student realizes whatever unique potential of body, mind, and spirit that he or she may possess, and graduates from I.S. 75 prepared both academically and socially to pursue rewarding college and career paths in this challenging 21st century world .