Updates for Families Week of 10/24/22
Important School Information
Doors open at 7:58 am
School begins at 8:00 am
Late Passes will be issued once doors are closed and must enter through the main entrance.
Breakfast Program opens at 7:45 am NO EARLIER. Enter through the main entrance.
We do NEED families to complete and submit an Online Lunch Application which helps our school receive funding for programs. School Food Application Link: https://www.myschoolapps.com
New York City Schools Account(NYCSA)-Access your child/children's grade, assessment, attendance, and etc. Please email Ms. Lucy to obtain a creation code required to create the account.
Immunization Requirements-As per NYC DOE Department of Health, if your child/children are not up to date with their required immunizations, your child/children will not be able to attend school. In the coming weeks, letters will be backpack home to those children who are missing the required immunizations. Please see the attached health form to be completed by your pediatrician.
Blue Cards-It is IMPERATIVE all blue cards must be returned to your child's teacher. If you moved or change any contact information, please contact Ms. Lucy to update the contact information on our ATS.
Parent/Guardian's Guide to Google Classroom-Please see attached in English, Ukraine and Russian versions.
Books are Fun Books Blast Program-Beginning Monday, 10/24we have collaborated with Books are Fun Book Blast program to help build our students’ home libraries. For over 30 years, Books are Fun has been a trusted partner in promoting literacy. See attached information that will be back packed on Monday
PTA Thanksgiving Dessert Fundraiser-Featuring delicious baked goods from White Post Farms. Please see attached flyers for more information.
PTA Fall Pumpkin Sale & Decorating Kits Choose between an acrylic paint set or a pumpkin face craft kit $8.00 per pumpkin including décor Sale Will Be Held On: October 26 & October 27 All proceeds will be used on future PTA events! Thank you for your continued support of the PTA! See attached flyer for more information.
Grades 4 & 5 Halloween Dance- PTA hosting a Halloween Dance during periods 6-8 on Friday, October 28 .NO COSTUMES. Wear colors Black and Orange! Details to follow.
Kings Bay Y Halloween Carnival- Saturday, 10/29/22 11am-2pm. Entrance required RSVP click on link https://forms.gle/RyaLYduva7UDHnWn9
Halloween Parade Monday, October 31-Grades Pre-k-3rdwill participate in the Halloween parade. Details forthcoming.
Virtual Parent-Teacher Conference-Thursday, November 3--Half Day 11:20 am Dismissal. Conference session forthcoming.
Grade 5 Families Only- Middle School Admission Process-The middle school application will open on October 26, and the deadline to apply is December 1. Students will receive offers in April. Creation Codes will be mailed out to your home prior to October 26. The Middle School Admission will provide me access to the creation codes once they are mailed out. Until then, I do not have the codes. Booklets were backpacked home on Middle School Admission process. The link below contains the same information that was sent home in the booklets.https://www.schools.nyc.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/enrollment/2023-nyc-public-schools-admissions-guide