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New York State Seal of Biliteracy
Exciting news! NECSD scholars have the opportunity to earn the New York State Seal of Biliteracy! The NYS Seal of Biliteracy is a formal recognition of a student's proficiency and achievement in English and one or more languages other than English. Students can earn a seal that appears on the their diploma as well as a notation on their official transcript.
For more information, please go to http://www.nysed.gov/bilingual-ed/schools/new-york-state-seal-biliteracy-nyssb and you can also view the criteria chart for earning the NYSSB
If you think you may qualify, please contact:
Director of Language Acquisition
Director of ELA/English
TEACHERS: Are you and your students doing something great? Please contact your Communication Strategist. We’d love to attend or post your pictures and recap to highlight the amazing accomplishments throughout our district! Grades PreK-5 Amanda McDowell (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Grades 6-12 Cassie Sklarz (email@example.com).