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Quick info sheet for 2017-2018

Dear PS 372 Community, On behalf of the School Administration and the PTA of PS 372, we are very excited to welcome our new and returning students, and their families, to The Children’s School for the 2017-2018 school year! Look for our PTA Welcome table in the big yard tomorrow (our rain location is the cafeteria). We will have…

Food at Arts & Science Day Sponsored by Undoing Racism Committee

The Undoing Racism Committee of P.S. 372 is having a fundraiser on Arts and Science Day Saturday, May 13 to fund a large training for the school with Border Crossers. Border crossers is an organization that works with schools to facilitate racial justice in Education; They engage educators in explorations of race and racism with K-12…

NY State Testing – A Parent’s Choice

While there were very small improvements in the test last year, this year there will be no changes in the NY State test this year (same number and types of questions, and same time expectations).  In the fourth year of NY State standardized testing for grades 3-8, there are still good reasons not to take…

You Are the PTA. Help Lead It!

We’re getting close to our last PTA meeting of the year, and we need parents! We have open positions on the Executive Board and on the committees that help make our school such an amazing place. There is a role for everyone — if your work leaves you with very little spare time, consider volunteering…

Hula Hoopers at Figment on Governors Island!

Our graduating PS 372 Hula Hoopers are performing at Figment on Governors Island this Saturday June 4th at 2pm and 3:30pm!!!  Please come support and dance with Ella Bansbach, Ava Firestone-Morrill, Fiona Gallagher, Lena Giordano, Angelina Murray, Sofie Towers and Kate Walls as they lead a Hoopstravaganza!! FIGMENT is an explosion of creative energy. It’s a free,…

PTA Meeting Minutes May 18, 2016

Welcome from PTA President Welcome all! PTA By Law Vote/ Open positions for the Executive Board for 2016/2017 Want to have mandated 2 year terms for continuity Want to pair an incoming officer with an outgoing officer for handover Want to have a smaller, leaner, tighter EB that has just the officers Will have committees,…

February 2016 PTA Meeting Minutes

PS372 PTA General Meeting Notes Wednesday, February 24, 2016 PTA President, Nicole Krieger – Intro + Overview Pizza Friday volunteers needed. Email will be going out. Midyear budget/finance update $40,472.17 revenue minus expenses. Valentines Day Dance did great $6,380. Annual Appeal/Pizza Friday on target. Annual Appeal is going well. Three more drives still to come.…

Annual Valentines Day Dance

You’re Invited to the Annual Valentines Day Dance!!! Get your flapper dresses ready and practice the Charleston for a Roaring 20’s Party. Please Volunteer to help: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0e4aa8af23a64-2016/ The amazing photo booth is back!!! Face painting booth. We have two awesome face painters. There will be awesome costume pieces to the kids like flapper headbands and fedoras The…

2015 Giving Tree

Dear Children’s School Community, The Children’s School Giving Tree Program is back. Contributions will be due in by Tuesday, December 22nd. Visit Sign-up Genius to Contribute: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084ca4a829a5f85-giving This is the second year of this program. We see it as a way to give back to the community and teach children the value of giving and…