PTA Communications Committee

Arts & Science Day was a Huge Success

Tremendous thanks to all of our volunteers for making this such a fantastic event! Delicious food was sold by fourth grade parents to raise funds for the fourth grade Philadelphia trip. Kevin McCallum hosted music and dance performances by our school band and local BK performers. Children’s School talent was also on display at the…

Vote this week for the “IntegrateNYC4me” Participatory Budget Proposal

Participatory budget voting week is underway and one of the options benefits our school! Details: IntegrateNYC4me will assist 4 intentionally diverse schools in developing plans to foster inclusion and integration. Student-based teams will present ideas to school communities and partner schools. More info: http://bradlander.nyc/pbnyc-2016-expense-ballot and http://www.integratenyc4me.com/home/ Find out where to vote and when here.  

Volunteers Needed for Arts & Science Day!

Volunteers Needed

We have our first annual arts and science day and we need volunteers to help make this a memorable event for our children and families! In addition to general helpers, we are looking for people to lead/assist at an Activity Station. We’ll have everything from Rube Goldberg Mosaics to Origami; from Print Making to Forensics Science. Sign up today…

Parents: Complete the 2016 Parent Survey

Parents: Please be on the lookout for the bright green envelope in your child’s backpack. The Parent Survey are given out every year and the purpose of these surveys to help understand the learning environment of each school. The survey is designed to gather information and then begin to have conversations with members of the…

IncludeNYC Workshops

IncludeNYC helps NYC parents understand and navigate special education. They hold regular free workshops on understanding your child’s IEP, challenging behaviors, advocacy skills for parents and more. Here’s the March calendar.

Arts and Science Day is on March 19

Mark your calendar and spread the word! Arts and Science Day is on 19 March this year! Join us for our first combined Arts and Science Day! We will have fun activities to stimulate the left and right sides of your brain. There will be finger casts, stomp rockets, sub-irrigated basil planters, mural painting, costume design, musical toys, a…

“Parents as Partners” Gets Physical!

It was snowing on the first Friday of February, but it was hot in the gym! All three fourth grade classes joined together for a “Parents as Partners” session to get physical thanks to a “boot camp” workout from Mr. C! Everyone left inspired to increase their fitness levels at home, too. Even Principal Rosa…

Valentine’s Day Dance Success!

The Valentine’s Dance on Saturday evening was a great time! THANK YOU to all the teachers, staff, parents, and children who came out and took part in this fabulous annual fundraiser. Everyone looked so superb in their costumes! SHOUT OUT to the 5th grade parents for the delicious food and drinks that kept us dancing…