News

New Students – Set up your ESA accounts

Haven’t set up your school email or don’t know how to forward it to another email? See instructions here!

ESA Parent Email List

Are you an ESA parent who would like to receive announcements by email? Please click here to enroll! 

NEW: Required Summer Reading for Incoming Freshmen!

(Updated July 2019) There is required summer reading for incoming freshmen! Please see the details here.

Neuroscience and Zero Tolerance

As part of the National Black Lives Matter in February, students in ESA’s neuroscience class created a little video about why what we know about adolescent brains does not support zero tolerance policies. Please check it out here!

Teacher Blogs @ ESA

What is the instructional vision for ESA? What are teachers at ESA doing to make instruction more authentic for students? Check out esapd.club to find out! For professional development, teachers have been writing blog posts about how they’re adjusting and transforming their classes to make learning more authentic and relevant to students. Many of the blog posts feature the tasks given in class and what students have been producing. Please go check it out and feel free to leave comments and ask questions!

Jumprope Parent Portal

Jumprope is our online grading and attendance system that students and parents can access. In order to log in, go to www.jumpro.pe, use the student’s ESA email as the username (_____@essexstreetacademy.org) and the OSIS number (9-digit student ID # found on the ID card) as the password. If you have any questions, please email Susie (at) essexstreetacademy.org.

2018 Supply List

What do you need to buy for school? Check here!

InsideSchools Review

Inside Schools visited us again in May. Read what they had to say about us in their new review!

Know Your Rights with ICE

Please click here for a flyer summarizing important things you should know regarding your rights when it comes to ICE, immigration, and deportation.

Statement on Website Accessibility

We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact webmaster (a) essexstreetacademy.org to request assistance.

Volunteers of Legal Services

Essex Street Academy has a partnership with the law firm Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP.  The law firm provides free assistance for families with legal issues that could disrupt the education of their child. They can provide legal help for immigration, housing, public assistance, food stamps, Medicaid, and S13. If you believe a lawyer may be able to help you, please contact Leslee. All help is confidential.