MSC Tuesday Blast!

Today's Blast Includes:
  • Reminder: Thursday, March 19th: Half Day for K-5 - Family Conferences
  • Reminder: Registration for Knitting II is open for Grades 3 -5
  • PTA Bylaws
  • Greenhouse Tour During Half Day
  • MSC Track Team for 5th and 6th Graders: Brief Informational Meeting Wednesday 3-3:15 in Room 420
  • NJHS Bake Sale: Friday, March 20 / 3-4pm
  • $75 off any week of Musical Theater Builders summer camp with coupon code: MSCFAMILY
Important Dates This Week:
  • March 16th-18th: K-5 Family Conferences
  • March 17th: Chat with Claire @ 8:45 am in cafeteria
  • March 19th: Half Day for K-5, family conferences
  • March 20th: IDC Meeting @ 8:45 in 615
  • March 28th: Celebrate MSC
For Grades 3-5: Handwork with Madelene & Elizabeth 
*** Knitting II will begin on March 25th and end on May 6th. ***
There will be no class on April 8th due to Spring Recess. Classes meet on Wednesdays from 3:15 – 4:45 in Room 303.
The focus will be on learning to read simple patterns involving both the knit and purl stitches. Students should already be proficient in the knit stitch.
If you are interested in enrolling your child in this class, please speak directly to Elizabeth (Room 317). Please note that we have a limited number of scholarships. If you are interested in your child receiving reduced tuition, please speak to Elizabeth prior to completing the enrollment form. In the interest of equity, we want to extend this courtesy to different students each cycle.
Additionally, enrollment is limited to ten students.
Dear k-5 families
During the half day the greenhouse will be open for families to visit. Ask your child to give you a tour! Find out about the greenhouse maintenance your child helps with during science class.
Children must be supervised by a caregiver.
Shakira Provasoli
Date & Time: Friday, March 20 /  3-4pm

Where: Main lobby & Gym lobby

All proceeds will be going to help support scholarships for MSC students for field trips and activities.
We are required under the Chancellor's Regulations to review/vote on the PTA bylaws every 3 years. At the March PTA meeting, we distributed proposed changes to those bylaws.  Please see the link below to those proposed changes, and a link to the current bylaws as well. We will vote the new bylaws in at the next regularly scheduled PTA meeting,April 14th at 6pm. Please look them over and let us know if you have any questions at
Thank you!
PTA Bylaws
PTA Bylaws Proposed Changes
MSC Track Team for 5th and 6th Graders
Brief Informational Meeting Wednesday 3-3:15 in Room 420
Join the MSC track team!
Come learn all about MSC Track team at our informational meeting this Wednesday from 3-3:15 in Room 420. Practices will include team talks, warm-ups, reservoir runs, strength and conditioning exercises, and specialty groups (jumps, throws, handoffs, long distance). We will also compete in at least one meet this season.
Who: Track runners in grades 5 and 6
When: A brief informational meeting will be held this Wednesday, March 11th from 3-3:15.
Where: Room 420
Hope to see you there!
Musical Theater Builders MSCFAMILY discount
$75 off any week of Musical Theater Builders summer camp with coupon code: MSCFAMILY
Please be advised that every 15 days, we must clear the items in the Lost & Found box. All items are donated. Please come to the Main Office (Room 516) to claim any of your lost items. If your child has after-school, please check the lost & found box at the lobby near the Nurse's Office.

Please email with your photo and information (your name, your child's name and your child's teacher). Your ID card will be ready in a week. You can pick up the ID card from your child's teacher.
Our mailing address is:
Manhattan School For Children
154 West 93rd Street
New York, NY 10025

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