WHSAD students are invited to attend SUMMER OPEN STUDIOS at Park Avenue Armory in July. These sessions are a great opportunity for students interested in learning more about the Armory's artistic programming, working as part of the Armory's Youth Corps program, or just making art! See details below, and the attached flyer. SUMMER OPEN STUDIOS Make art in community, inspired by the Armory’s unconventional artists Wed, July 7 / Wed, July 14 / Wed, July 21 / Wed July 28, all 3-4 pm Drop-in for one, a few, or all of the above open studiosJoin students from your and other high schoolsYou don’t have to be an artist to participateReceive a $15 Amazon gift card for each session you joinOpen Studios are online (but Zoom doesn’t limit … [Read more...]
Architecture Internship for High School Student
Do you live in Community Board 17? (See map below for boundaries.) If so, this internship is a great opportunity to apply your architecture skills and knowledge this summer! Please see the job posting below for information about how to apply. … [Read more...]
WILLIAMSBURG HIGH SCHOOL FOR ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN GRADUATION INFORMATION
WHSAD is having an in-person graduation this year that will also be live streamed for family member and students who do not wish to attend. PLACE: Domino Park at the corner of South1st and River Street in Brooklyn. DATE: June 21st, 2021 TIME: The school will be conducting 3 different ceremonies due to Covid 19 restrictions starting at 10:00 am. Time slots will be determined by student through an electronic survey and families will be informed of the time their students chose in the coming weeks. Students will receive only two tickets because no more than two family members along with the graduate will be allowed to attend the ceremonies due to spacing restrictions. Cap and gown is … [Read more...]
Apply to Participate in the RAMSA Pre-Mentorship Program!
Robert A.M.Stern Architects has selected WHSAD to be the first school in their new pre-mentorship program for high school students! This is a great opportunity for students to learn more about the different aspects of working in an architecture firm, along with doing projects to add to their own portfolios. Please see the flyer below for more information. If you have questions, reach out to Mr. Rodriguez at firstname.lastname@example.org. Let Mr. Rodriguez know of your interest SOON before the program fills up! Learn more about RAMSA at: https://www.ramsa.com/ … [Read more...]
Upcoming senior deadlines for the month of February.
Senior photos: In order to ensure that senior pictures are entered into the yearbook they have to schedule their photo appointments by February 28th, 2021. If the date seniors want isn't popping up on the link, please call the studio they will try their best to accommodate their request. Senior dues: The final two days for Ms. Nelson to collect senior dues are February 23rd and 25th, 2021. If seniors want a swag package they have to pay your dues by the dates indicated above. The dues are $110.00 money order and cash only. If there are any questions or concerns please email Ms. Nelson at Nelson@whsad.org. … [Read more...]
Updated information regarding senior photos
Dear Parents/guardians/students, Prestige photos was scheduled to come to our building and take pictures of our seniors this school year but because of the uncertainty of the opening of our school and the time restraints we have until graduation we had to change photo studios. We are now working with Portrait USA to expedite the senior photos. This company requires that: The seniors log on to the link that is included with this letter and choose the date and time they will be able to go to the studio and take their pictures.A sitting fee of $15.00. The studio will provide cap and gown, drape and tuxedo top for the senior’s formal pictures but if students would like to bring their own cap and gown as oppose to … [Read more...]
New dates for senior dues collection
Miss Nelson will be in the building from 10 am - 12 pm on the following days to collect senior dues payments. The dues are $110.00 only cash and money orders are accepted. New dates January 26th and 28th. February 9th and 11th February 23rd and 25th. After these dates no more payments will be collected as we need to place the order for the senior swag package. If there are questions or concerns please reach out to Nelson@whsad.org. … [Read more...]
Apply for Spring CTE ISP Internships!
Attention Juniors and Seniors! You are now eligible to apply for CTE ISP Internships and Workplace Challenges with Grant Associates for Spring 2021. These are remote work-based learning opportunities that will allow you to explore different fields within Architecture and Design. To Apply, you first must complete your CTE Tracking System Profile. (You may have done the first part of that using Ms. Wilson's Google Form last week.) How to Register and Complete your CTE Tracking System Profile: Go to http://participants.ctetracking.org/ and click on "Register for the Participant Site" Directions for completing the registration process can be found here:https://tinyurl.com/CTEInstructions If you have questions about the … [Read more...]
Undated information on senior pictures and cap and gown.
We are unsure whether school buildings will remain off-limits in January due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Because of this our school has: Rescheduled picture days to February 22nd and 23rd, 2021. Photos will be taken in the auditorium of our school. Your son/daughter will get an invitation in the mail with the specific date and time they will be taking their pictures. If for some reason students cannot take their picture on the date and time given, a make-up date is scheduled for March 26th for them to do so. Out of an abundance of caution, there will be no sharing of garments while photos are taken. Because of this: Your child is encouraged to come dressed for their senior photo and bring a change of clothes so … [Read more...]
Alternative date for senior dues
Tomorrow Thursday is a snow day so Ms. Nelson will not be in the building to collecting senior dues. Instead she will be there next Tuesday December 21st from 10 am -12 pm. Ms. Nelson will also be collecting dues on January 12th and 14th, 2021 from 10 am - 12 pm. Those are the only dates and times she will be available. Stay safe. … [Read more...]