K-F Life

Calendar

January 2022

  • Jan
    1

    Tuition Assistance Application Deadline for 2022-2023


    Families wishing to be considered for tuition assistance for 2022-2023 must submit the FAST application before 11:59 pm today.

    For questions, please contact Soraya Díaz Tamayo, Director of Admission and Tuition Assistance.
  • Jan
    2

    WEEK B

  • Jan
    3
  • Jan
    4

    DAY 7

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Lower School
    No classes for students. Family members will have the opportunity to pick up necessary materials for remote learning at Kew-Forest. Additional details were shared earlier by Ms. Bernstein, Head of Lower School. To read them, please visit here.

    Middle and Upper School
    Synchronous remote learning will follow the regular Week B, Day 7 schedule. Additional details were shared earlier by Ms. Trotter, Head of Middle and Upper School.  To read them, please visit here
  • LS Winter Session Afterschool Program Registration Deadline


    If you are interested in registering your Lower School child for the winter session of our afterschool (AfterCare) program, please review the Winter Session of AfterCare Packet here. Registration form and deposit are due to Ms. Woerner-McLear today.  
     
    Please feel free to email questions to Ms. Woerner-McLear.  
  • Jan
    5

    DAY 8

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Synchronous remote learning in all divisions.
  • Virtual Coffee with Mrs. Mac


    This agenda-less gathering is an opportunity for families to share feedback and ask questions in a group setting with our Head of School. Zoom meeting instructions will be sent to all parents the day before the gathering. No RSVP required.
  • Basketball - JV Girls

    Rescheduled
    Home
  • Lunch Orders Due for Week of 10 Jan 2022


    To view the menu and place lunch orders, please log into myschoolaccount.com.

    New parents/guardians:
    If you have not received an email with ordering instructions or need assistance with placing your order, please email Joseph Farengo at Preferred Catering, jfarengo@preferredcatering.me, and copy kewforest@kewforest.org.
  • Jan
    6

    DAY 9

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Synchronous remote learning in all divisions.
  • Basketball - JV Girls

    Rescheduled
    Away
  • Jan
    7

    DAY 10

  • Jagwear Friday

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Asynchronous remote learning in all divisions.

    On-campus PCR testing by A2Z Diagnostics from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. This is required for all Kew-Forest employees and students - no appointment needed; details to follow.
  • On-Site COVID-19 Testing


    On-campus PCR testing by A2Z Diagnostics. This is required for all Kew-Forest employees and students - no appointment needed; details to follow.
  • Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity

    Rescheduled
    Home
  • Jan
    9

    WEEK A

  • Please Check Emails


    Please check your email after 6:00 pm to learn if
    Kew-Forest will resume in-person instruction on Mon 10 Jan.
  • Jan
    10

    DAY 1

  • Jan
    11

    DAY 2

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Lower School
    • Lower School is in person.
    • On-Site COVID Surveillance Testing for all LS employees and students will take place from 8:30 am - 9:30 am. NOTE: If today is your first day back on campus and you have not been absent due to isolation requirements, you must submit evidence of a recent COVID test, administered between Sat 8 Jan and Tues 11 Jan, to attend school. Please submit documentation to kewforest@kewforest.org and wait for Kew-Forest staff to confirm receipt before sending your child to school.
    Middle and Upper School
    • Middle/Upper School is remote for a half-day due to forecasted temperatures of ~18-21 degrees Fahrenheit as well as a new problem with the boiler that serves the Library Wing. The problem is expected to be fixed later this week.
    • Mandatory On-Site COVID Surveillance Testing will take place from 9:30 am - 1:15 pm for all employees and students who are not in the Lower School community. MS/US students must arrive on campus between 11:05 am and 1:15 pm to be tested.
    • Today's remote schedule:
      • MS/US Students: Please access your first three classes (Day 2: E, G, and D blocks) from home via Zoom. 
      • If a student would like to meet with a teacher via Zoom in the afternoon, they should make arrangements to do so in advance. Please note: Some faculty may be traveling long distances to get back home, so not everyone may be available.
  • Jan
    12

    DAY 3

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Lower School
    • Lower School continues in-person.
    Middle / Upper School
    • Middle/Upper School is in-person
      • Today's forecasted high temperature is 39-41 degrees Fahrenheit. This resembles conditions on Mon 10 Jan, when classroom temperatures ranged between 59-68 degrees Fahrenheit.  
      • Please remember that COVID mitigation practices include ventilation for access to the outside air.  All classrooms will have a window open 2-3 inches. Please remember to dress in layers.
      • Until the Library wing boiler has been repaired, classes scheduled in this space will be relocated, as needed, to keep everyone warm.
  • Lunch Orders Due for Week of 17 Jan 2022


    To view the menu and place lunch orders, please log into myschoolaccount.com.

    New parents/guardians:
    If you have not received an email with ordering instructions or need assistance with placing your order, please email Joseph Farengo at Preferred Catering, jfarengo@preferredcatering.me, and copy kewforest@kewforest.org.
  • Jan
    13

    DAY 6 (DAY CHANGE)

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Lower School
    • Lower School continues in-person.
    Middle / Upper School
    • Middle/Upper School is in-person. 
      • Today's forecasted high temperature is 43 degrees Fahrenheit. This resembles conditions on Mon 10 Jan, when classroom temperatures ranged between 59-68 degrees Fahrenheit.  
      • Please remember that COVID mitigation practices include ventilation for access to the outside air.  All classrooms will have a window open 2-3 inches. Please remember to dress in layers.
      • Until the Library wing boiler has been repaired, classes scheduled in this space will be relocated, as needed, to keep everyone warm.
  • (Canceled) Virtual KFPA General Meeting

  • Jan
    14

    DAY 5

  • LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day


    Lower School
    • Lower School continues in-person.
    Middle / Upper School
    • Middle/Upper School is in-person. 
      • Today's forecasted high temperature is 39 degrees Fahrenheit. This resembles conditions on Mon 10 Jan, when classroom temperatures ranged between 59-68 degrees Fahrenheit.  
      • Please remember that COVID mitigation practices include ventilation for access to the outside air.  All classrooms will have a window open 2-3 inches. Please remember to dress in layers.
      • Until the Library wing boiler has been repaired, classes scheduled in this space will be relocated, as needed, to keep everyone warm.

  • Jan
    15

    Re-Enrollment Contracts for 2022-2023


    Re-enrollment contracts for current students, for 2022-2023, will be released in early February. Please make sure your account is current as of 15 Jan 2022.

    If you have questions, please contact Soraya Díaz Tamayo, Director of Admission and Tuition Assistance.
  • Jan
    16

    WEEK B

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    18

    DAY 7

  • Jan
    19

    DAY 8

  • Virtual Coffee with Mrs. Mac


    This agenda-less gathering is an opportunity for families to share feedback and ask questions in a group setting with our Head of School. Zoom meeting instructions will be sent to all parents the day before the gathering. No RSVP required.
  • Lunch Orders Due for Week of 24 Jan 2022


    To view the menu and place lunch orders, please log into myschoolaccount.com.

    New parents/guardians:
    If you have not received an email with ordering instructions or need assistance with placing your order, please email Joseph Farengo at Preferred Catering, jfarengo@preferredcatering.me, and copy kewforest@kewforest.org.

  • Jan
    20

    DAY 9

  • Basketball - JV Girls

    Home
    K-F - Gym - GYM
    Basketball - JV Girls vs Knox School
  • Jan
    21

    DAY 10

  • Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity

    Home
    Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity vs Long Island Lutheran High School
  • Jan
    23

    WEEK A

  • Jan
    24

    DAY 1

  • This game will be rescheduled

    Rescheduled
    Away
  • Jan
    25

    DAY 2

  • Jan
    26

    DAY 3

  • On-Site COVID-19 Testing


    Please note:
    • Students who have recently recovered from COVID-19 are NOT required to test until 90 days have passed since the diagnosis, but are permitted to test if they wish. 
    • A2Z Diagnostics is not able to offer saliva testing until the analysis-equipment-specific saliva collection tubes are available in the supply chain. 
    Please email kewforest@kewforest.org if you have questions about this testing information. Mrs. Jennifer Woerner-McLear, School-based COVID-19 Contact Tracer, is also available for questions at jwoerner@kewforest.org.
  • Scrimmage Game

    Scrimmage
    Home
    Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity vs Waldorf School
  • Virtual Community Meeting for Middle and Upper School Parents


    Agenda: Strategic Plan Update

    INSTRUCTIONS TO JOIN VIA ZOOM:
    Joining via Computer
    • Click here to join the Zoom meeting.
    • Meeting ID: 545 787 0129
    • If prompted for a password, please enter: KewForest
    • Select "Open Zoom" in the pop up box
    • Approve permissions to use your computer's audio and camera
    • Wait for the host to admit you to the meeting. 
    Joining via Mobile Phone
    • Please download the Zoom app from the App/Play Store on your phone.
    • Follow the above instructions.
  • Virtual Community Meeting for Lower School Parents


    Agenda: Strategic Plan Update

    INSTRUCTIONS TO JOIN VIA ZOOM:
    Joining via Computer
    • Click here to join the Zoom meeting.
    • Meeting ID: 545 787 0129
    • If prompted for a password, please enter: KewForest
    • Select "Open Zoom" in the pop up box
    • Approve permissions to use your computer's audio and camera
    • Wait for the host to admit you to the meeting.
    Joining via Mobile Phone
    • Please download the Zoom app from the App/Play Store on your phone.
    • Follow the above instructions.
  • Lunch Orders Due for Week of 31 Jan 2022


    To view the menu and place lunch orders, please log into myschoolaccount.com.

    New parents/guardians:
    If you have not received an email with ordering instructions or need assistance with placing your order, please email Joseph Farengo at Preferred Catering, jfarengo@preferredcatering.me, and copy kewforest@kewforest.org.
  • Jan
    27

    DAY 4

  • Quarter 2 / Semester 1 Ends


    MS/US Parents: Semester grades are reflected on transcripts. Please encourage your child(ren) to finish the semester strong.
  • Basketball - JV Girls

    Home
    Basketball - JV Girls vs Long Island Lutheran High School
  • KFPA Lower School Virtual Bingo Night


    Please stay tuned for more details.
  • Jan
    28

    DAY 5

  • Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity

    Scrimmage
    Home
    Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity vs Columbia Prep
  • Jan
    29
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    30
  • WEEK B

  • Jan
    31

    DAY 6

  • Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity

    Away
    Basketball Boys' Junior Varsity vs Portledge School
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The Kew-Forest School

119-17 Union Turnpike
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 268-4667
The oldest independent school in the borough of Queens, The Kew-Forest School is an independent co-educational, college preparatory school for students in Preschool through Grade 12.