We hope that you all are safe and finding time to relax over the Summer. I want you all to know that at Building 21, we are committed to the safety and well being of our students and families. We will continue to build strong relationships with students and families and ensure that our students engage in high quality academic experiences. While the platforms and environment for learning may look different with virtual learning, our hearts, drive and commitment to caring for and educating our students remain fixed. We look forward to the work that we will do together this school year!

Below you will find some very important information to get you ready for the first day of school. Please review entirely and reach out to our school secretary, Ms. Heath (267) 428-6217 if you have any questions.

When does school start?
Wednesday, September 2nd at 8:26am

Where do I go on day 1?
You will click the link below to enter our town hall. Once you get there, wait for the town hall to begin.
https://stream.meet.google. com/stream/d9a57fd2-a437-4c91- 958b-8d195ca405c7

What if I am having trouble with signing into my computer?
For more information on how to log in for the town hall on the first day of school, click here.

Do I have to have my email set up?
Nope, all you need is your computer. You will login and click one simple link
https://stream.meet.google. com/stream/d9a57fd2-a437-4c91- 958b-8d195ca405c7

How do I get my schedule?
All schedules are in your student portals. We know that some changes will need to be made to schedules. Please bear with us as we work through scheduling challenges. Schedules will be reviewed with your advisor on the first day of school.

What if I can’t log into my portal?
If you cannot log into your student portal because you are new, or do not have the right password, your advisor will help you on the first day of school.

What if I need to still pick up materials from the school?
The final day to pick up orientation materials is tomorrow, Monday August 31st between 9-12:30. You MUST enter with a mask and through the school yard into the auditorium.

What If I need a computer or it isn’t working?
The final day to pick up computers is tomorrow, Monday August 31st between 9-12:30. You MUST enter with a mask and through the school yard into the auditorium.

Other Resources
Review our Virtual Learning Handbook for students here.
Review our Virtual Learning Website here.

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Attention all parents and students who participated in selection, and have applied for a District school (or schools) for fall of 2020: Notifications will be available as of Friday Jan 10 at 5pm. There are important steps you must take next by Friday January 17 or you may lose your spot – please click on…

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Now Accepting Applications

Building 21 is currently accepting applications for the 2020-2021 School year! Open Houses will take place on October 10th and October 24th from 10:30 to 6:00.  If you are interested, please contact our main office at 215 400-7450. The High School Selection process is now open!  You can apply directly by clicking this Link.  

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