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Donate to the Food Drive!

For the next few days, we are collecting non-perishable food which will stock the shelves at 500 soup kitchens, food pantries, and other community food programs across the city. Running a food drive helps City Harvest provide good food during the holiday season, when so many of our neighbors struggle to put food on their…

Food, Fun, and Festive Dancing at Roots & Community

There was a fantastic turnout of enthusiastic children and adults at our second annual Roots & Community celebration on Saturday. Our school community explored African Roots, Australia, Britain, China, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jewish Heritage, Louisiana, Palestine, The Philippines, and Peru—all without leaving our gym! Over in Africa, special guest and Principal Mr. Artie…

Another Successful Book Fair!

Children and parents shopped at both the ICT and ASD site book fairs last week. Our avid readers bought hot new titles like the latest Diary of a Wimpy Kid, science titles like Sink Your Teeth Into Sharks, and picture book classics like Strega Nona. First and second graders were treated to a presentation by picture book author and…

After-School Activities in the Neighborhood

Below, you’ll find a selection of After School activities for your kids that are used and highly recommended by other Children’s School Parents. Jeté Dance Center Jeté Dance Center is located on President and 3rd Avenue. It has classes in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, break dancing, gymnastics, all boys classes and more. Monday through Friday…

Free Exercise Class at HIIT BOX

If you’re looking for a new exercise class to try, this one takes place near the Carroll Street entrance. HIIT BOX is offering a free trial class to all Children’s School parents — just use the contact information below. More information from HIIT BOX: HIIT BOX one-of-a kind training center in Brooklyn led by trainer…

Get Ready for the Book Fair!

Mark your calendars! What: The Children’s School Book Fair When: Monday, November 2 – Thursday, November 5th! Student Shopping Hours: Monday, November 2nd & Wednesday, November 4th Parent Shopping Hours: Thursday, November 5th during Parent-Teacher Conferences Where: The Stage next to the Children’s School Gym We need volunteers for shopping, set up and clean up! Volunteer…