Letter from Claire - Oct 11

Dear Families,

 

Field Trip First Friday was a big success. Thank you to family members that volunteered to chaperone. Please continue to support this new tradition by signing up to chaperone for upcoming Field Trip First Fridays: October 7th, November 4th, December 9th (December 2nd is relative and special friend day), January 6th, February 3rd, March 3rd April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd. Also, help teachers plan the field trips. If you can make calls or have ideas of trips that connect to the curriculum, share with teachers.

 

Our school leadership team (SLT) met this past week. We reviewed the comprehensive education plan and discussed upcoming events. Minutes will be posted soon.

 

Coming Up…

The PTA has partnered with LICEFREE NYC. They will be in our school on Tuesday, October 18th from 8:45-10AM in the auditorium to give a lice workshop for families and will provide a head lice screening on Thursday, October 20th and Friday, October 21st.

 

Please come to Chat with Claire on October 18th at 6:00pm in the auditorium.

 

Reminders:

Grades 6-8, first marking period ends on October 24th. Family will sign up for an appointment for a family conference. The letter with the link and dates/times will be shared this week as an email and a hard copy.

 

Updates:

The plumbers and DOE are working hard to resolve the water issues. The custodians have done a great job replacing water coolers when they are empty.

 

Best,

Claire