Social Media Safety
The following websites are resources for parents and students on issues regarding the safe use of social media. Please note that Hill-Freedman World Academy is not responsible for the content of these sites, and parents and families are encouraged to seek out their own resources as well.
This website provides links to videos and articles designed to train parents in the latest trends in social media, all with the goal of promoting safe use of social media among students.
This website offers safety tips for teens about their use of social media.
http://www.philly.com/philly/b logs/healthy_kids/What-teens-n eed-to-know-about-social-media -and-the-law.html
This article reports on a specific case that demonstrates the legal ramifications of social media use, and what teens need to know.
This website offers many resources for parents, teens and educators on issues related to cyberbullying.
This website offers tips for anyone of any age in how to safely use social media
HILL-FREEDMAN WORLD ACADEMY 2017-2018 Calendar
September 5, 2017 First Day of School for Students 8:00am-3:04pm
September 21-22, 2017 Rosh Hashanah Schools Closed
October 27, 2017 Professional Development Early Dismissal (12pm)
November 7, 2017 Election Day Schools Closed
November 10, 2017 Veterans’ Day Schools Closed
November 21, 2017 Evening Report Card Conferences 6:30pm-8:30pm
November 22, 2017 Report Card Conferences (Half Day) Early Dismissal (12pm)
November 23 – 24, 2017 Thanksgiving Holiday Schools Closed
December 8. 2017 Professional Development Early Dismissal
December 25 – 29, 2018 Winter Recess Schools Closed
January 1, 2018 New Year’s Day Schools Closed
January 2, 2018 Professional Development Staff Only
January 3, 2018 Return from Winter Recess 8:00am.-3:04pm
January 15, 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Day Schools Closed
February 15 and 16, 2018 Report Card Conferences (Half Day) Early Dismissal (12pm)
February 19, 2018 President’s Day Schools Closed
March 16, 2018 Professional Development (Half Day) Early Dismissal
March 29 – April 2, 2018 Spring Recess Schools Closed
April 27, 2018 Professional Development Early Dismissal
May 3 and 4, 2018 Report Card Conferences (Half Day) Early Dismissal (12pm)
May 15, 2018 Pennsylvania Primary Election Day Schools Closed
May 18, 2018 Professional Development (Half Day) Early Dismissal
May 28, 2018 Memorial Day School Closed
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS: June 12, 2018