Friends of Reed – Humanities Academy

Mrs. Montiel (Science)



Mrs. Monteil’s Wish list items

  1. Glue sticks
  2. Class set of scissors
  3. Post-its
  4. Tape
  5. Tissues
  6. Paper towels
  7. White copy paper
  8. Paper plates
  9. Manila file folders – regular size
  10. Pens
  11. Construction paper

8th Grade Private School Info

Posted by on Oct 28, 2017 in 8th GRADE | 0 comments

If your 8th grader will be applying to private high school in the fall, our principal Ms Gamba has important info for you: Private School Application doc. Request to speak to administrator

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Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in Front Page | 0 comments

These simple steps allow a portion of your everyday purchase to go to support us at Walter Reed! Take a minute to set-up these easy easy donations today! Amazon Smile – Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the charity of your choice. Sign in to, then select “FRIENDS OF REED, INC. (North Hollywood)” Ralph’s – Please link your Ralphs Rewards Card to their Community Contribution Program.  Even if you have enrolled before, you need to enroll again each September. eScrip – Sign up and link...

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Posted by on Sep 15, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We have so many wonderful experiences planned for your students! From the Discovery Cube to LA Poet’s Society; Chromebooks to classic novels we are filling the budget gaps and making middle school the best it can be for your students! We cannot do any of this without YOU however!   Please take a moment TODAY to make your your tax deductible DONATION. Give online by clicking the “Donate” button on this site, or to Give by Check, simply fill out the Annual Giving form – in your child’s backpack – or use...

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7th Grade AstroCamp

Posted by on Sep 8, 2017 in 7th GRADE, Field Trips / Enriched Learning | 0 comments

Humanities Academy offers an overnight field trip at every grade level. For 7th grade, that trip is to AstroCamp, located in the San Jacinto Mountains near the town of Idyllwild, two hours east of Los Angeles. AstroCamp is a hands-on physical science program with an emphasis on astronomy and space exploration. In addition to being a lot fun, it meets science content standards for California, inspiring students with learning centers geared to our specific grade level. A Micro Gravity Lab, zip line, ropes courses, a Mars based rock wall, and...

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DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

LAUSD would like to reaffirm the District’s commitment to provide a safe and welcoming learning environment for every student. In light of the recent federal announcement to end DACA, please be aware of our District’s intent to honor and support all of our students. Please click on links below: DACA Letter to Parents DACA Letter to Parents Spanish...

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6th Grade Summer Assignment

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in 6th GRADE | 0 comments

A Letter to Ms. Siminski and Ms. Esterman Welcome 6th Graders! Over the summer, please write us a letter introducing yourself. This will be a way for us to get to know you and give us a writing sample. A friendly letter contains: The date A salutation, i.e. Dear Ms. Esterman and Ms. Siminski, The body of the letter written in first person, paragraphs with appropriate spacing and indentions A conclusion A closing, i.e. Sincerely, Your name In the body of the letter, please address some of the following topics: Family Pets Hobbies Goals for the...

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6th Grade Supply List 2017-2018

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in 6th GRADE | 0 comments

These are the supplies you will need to have during the school year in the Humanities Academy. Note: A few teacher-specific supplies may also be requested on the first day of school.   Two composition books- English Loose leaf lined paper in 1 1/2” binder with 5 dividers 3 spiral 1-subject notebooks- Math, Science Pencils (if mechanical, bring extra lead) Pencil sharpener with case for shavings Blue or Black pens (colored pens for correcting) Index cards Glue sticks Corrective Tape (Not White Out Liquid!!) Colored Pencils Markers...

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School Supplies List – Ms. Bobrosky

Posted by on Aug 2, 2017 in 7th GRADE, 7th-Ms. Kinsey (Bobrosky), 8th GRADE, 8th-Ms. Kinsey (Bobrosky) | 0 comments

Ms. Bobrosky’s List: •    9 1/2″ x 11″ Spiral notebook–at least 3 subject w/pockets  (it needs to the larger spiral so 8 1/2″ x 11″ paper will fit and not have edges hanging out) •    2 glue sticks •    colored pencils w/sharpener •    2 blue or black pens •    1 red pen •    highlighter

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7/8th Grade Summer Homework

Posted by on Jul 22, 2017 in Ms. Dagilis 7th | 0 comments

7th and 8th graders…. Ms. Dagilis has a little Summer Homework for you!  The assignments can be found at:

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Remember FOR-HA this Giving Season

Posted by on Dec 11, 2016 in 6th GRADE, 7th GRADE, 8th GRADE, Front Page | 0 comments

Dear Families, As 2016 draws to a close, many of you are considering your charitable donations for the year.  We’d love for you to consider making a donation to Friends of Humanities Academy.  Your donation goes directly to helping your child’s teachers make the classroom more interesting, challenging, and more engaging. FORHA donations are the reason that our kids have laptops in the classroom, overnight field trips to Pali Camp and Nature Bridge, UpFront and Scope Magazines for classroom use, the list goes on and on.  We need...

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