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Help Bring Speed Enforcement to #EverySchool in NYC

Want Speeding Cameras Near Schools? Click on the image to tour the #EverySchool web site. Transportation Alternatives is ramping up its #EverySchool campaign to loosen Albany restrictions on New York City speed cameras. Earlier this month, TA and Families for Safe Streets launched an effort to get state lawmakers to allow NYC to site speed cameras…

Be a Class Parent Liaison

Please Sign-up to be a Class Parent Liaison

Being a Class Parent Liaison is an excellent opportunity to connect to your child’s class and to be involved in both the classroom and student/family community. Ideally, every class should have between 3-5 class parents.

The role of the Class Parent Liaison is to serve as a communication liaison between the classroom families, the classroom teachers, and the Parents and Teachers Association (PTA).

Planting + Prep Is Underway After Garden Map Revised

Early childhood science students got busy this week preparing for spring gardening!  Indoors, several classes started seedlings which are germinating under grow light lamps in Ms. Kathy’s classroom. Others tilled soil in the raised beds outside. Per the newly revised garden map, preK-1 will start eggplant, calendula and some sunflowers inside while students in preK-2…

Garden Committee Meets Friday 1.23, 8:30am in the Cafe

The next garden committee meeting is Friday morning, January 23rd. We’ll discuss the incoming grow lights, demo the sub-irrigated planter project for Science Day, the Nature Works Everywhere Grant program, and other upcoming Grow To Learn events and giveaways.  All community members are welcome!  Learn more about what’s going on by joining the online discussion…

Veggies from the Garden: New Resource for Class Snack

Parents are welcome to harvest ingredients from the school garden for class snackAttention class parent and snack volunteers!  Please note that the 372Garden veggies are available to harvest for class snack. From now until about mid-October, there should be some ripe eggplant. Starting in mid-October there will be baby kale and arugula. Help yourself! How…

BE A CLASS PARENT

Class parents make an important contribution to our school community by keeping all the parents informed of class issues, school events and by assisting the teachers and children in your child’s class with various projects.  PLEASE SIGN UP by sending your name, your child’s name and class, your phone number and email address to the…