• Bronx High School of Science Invites you to their Spring Open House for current 7th Grade Students

    Dear current 7th grade Students and Parents

    The Bronx High School of Science Invites you to their Spring Open House for 7th Grade Students and their Parents/Guardians Wednesday, June 7, 2017 .

    The tour is self-guided so you can come anytime between the hours of 5:00 - 7:00pm and feel free to stay as long as you like.

     Visit their website www.bxscience.edu for all the details and to register. 

     

    The Bronx High School of Science 

    75 West 205th Street Bronx, NY 10468 

     

    Contact their Parent Coordinator if you have any questions 718-817-7712 / golanc@bxscience.edu 

    PS/MS 498 The Van Nest Academy for Environmental Health Sciences & Technology
  • New Website

    Welcome to our New VNA Echalk Website.  Please be patient as we continue to rebuild our class pages and upload valuable resources to help our VNA Parents, Students and Community.

    PS/MS 498 The Van Nest Academy for Environmental Health Sciences & Technology
  • New School Website Under Construction

    PS/MS 498 The Van Nest Academy for Environmental Health Sciences & Technology

Our 2016 Graduates

PS/MS 498 The Van Nest Academy for Environmental Health Sciences & Technology

                                                                  Mission Statement...

The Van Nest Academy is a community of HEROES* and life-long learners who work together to develop our students into exemplary citizens, positively impacting our society for a brighter future…...globally, nationally, locally and personally.

 

*H-helping others E-engaging in learning R-respecting all people and property O-organized E-everyday responsible S- safe, first and always

  • Bronx High School of Science Invites you to their Spring Open House for current 7th Grade Students

    Dear current 7th grade Students and Parents

    The Bronx High School of Science Invites you to their Spring Open House for 7th Grade Students and their Parents/Guardians Wednesday, June 7, 2017 .

    The tour is self-guided so you can come anytime between the hours of 5:00 - 7:00pm and feel free to stay as long as you like.

     Visit their website www.bxscience.edu for all the details and to register. 

     

    The Bronx High School of Science 

    75 West 205th Street Bronx, NY 10468 

     

    Contact their Parent Coordinator if you have any questions 718-817-7712 / golanc@bxscience.edu 

    PS/MS 498 The Van Nest Academy for Environmental Health Sciences & Technology
  • New Website

    Welcome to our New VNA Echalk Website.  Please be patient as we continue to rebuild our class pages and upload valuable resources to help our VNA Parents, Students and Community.

    PS/MS 498 The Van Nest Academy for Environmental Health Sciences & Technology
  • New School Website Under Construction

    PS/MS 498 The Van Nest Academy for Environmental Health Sciences & Technology

VNA Clubs 2016

Important Dates and Events

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8th Gr. Guidance Announcements

  • "Introduction to the High School Process"

    7th grade MANDATORY Meeting - "Introduction to the High School Process"

    Current 7th graders are required to come to this meeting with a parent to get introduced to the High School Process for the 2017-18 school year.  The High School Directories will be handed out at this meeting and can only be given if signed by an adult.  Students will only be given one book that will be used for the upcoming school year.

    Time  - 5 pm - 6 pm

    Place - VNA's Auditorium

    Hosted by Ms. Petraglia, GC

    Guidance Department
  • High School Acceptance Letters

    8th graders should have received their  Round 1 High School Results Letter from your middle school counselor beginning March 8.

    On or before  Tuesday, March 28:

    • Accept your Round 1 offer or
    • Submit a High School Round 2 Application

    Interested in participating in Round 2? Explore available programs on School Finder or download the Round 2 Program List.

    Guidance Department
  • High School Applications Due December 1st

    Important Reminder:

    8th grade High School Applications are due on/or before December 1st.  Please be advised that every 8th grade student is mandated to hand in a public school application.  All other applications (ie.  TACHS, Specialized, Charter,  & Private are optional). For further information, please feel free to contact Ms. Petraglia via email JPetrag@schools.nyc.gov or Tel #: 718-409-3001 x5173.  Just be mindful that information sessions/OPEN HOUSES are still going on.  Visit the guidance department page to view quick links for more information as well as daily Open Houses dates.

    Guidance Department
  • Art & Design Draw-A-Thon

    Art and design is having a Draw-A-Thon Fund Raiser that can help prep you for art auditions.  Click on the link below for more info.

    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-and-design-draw-a-thon-and-fundraiser6-tickets-28049655274

    Guidance Department
  • 8th grade parents and students

    It is important that you and your 8th grade child attend the Citywide High School Fair this weekend Sept. 24, and Sept. 25, 2016 at Brooklyn Tech High School.  

    Additionally,  click the link to see individual Information sessions on a daily basis.

    http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/High/events/default.htm

     

    Guidance Department
  • 8th Grade High School Process

    Welcome back.  Attached to our Guidance Department website there are resources, links and documents that might be helpful to you for the High School Process.  Please visit our school website frequently to see any updates that may be posted.  For further information, please feel free to contact Ms. Petraglia at (718) 409-3001 ext. 5173 or Ms. Gjidija at (718) 409-3001 ext. 2112.  Have a great day!

    Guidance Department

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