PTA of PS 372 Secretary

Bad Kitty Visits Our School

Our first, second and third graders were treated to an engaging presentation by the author of the Bad Kitty series, Nick Bruel. The author spoke with the children about his process for writing books and then as a group, the children developed their own story about an elephant on a very long minivan trip. The…

One School, One Book Titles for December-March

The One School, One Book project is a PTA funded school-wide initiative that brings a shared monthly read-a-loud picture book into every classroom at The Children’s School. One School, One Book selects books that center on the lives and experiences of people of color, immigrants and refugees, people with disabilities, and people of LBGTQ and…

Studio Gallery and Performances

Fourth and fifth grade studio options this year were school newspaper, carpentry, Lego, Zentangle, Big Brother/Big Sister, hands on science, watercolor painting, Science Fair, board games, jazz dance, playwriting & monologues and American Sign Language. This past Friday, families and younger students were invited to the ICT gym to get a glimpse of the student’s…

November PTA Meeting- 11/14/18

November PTA Meeting – 11/14/18   Welcome – Merideth   Review/Recent Events – Merideth Lice Check – first of three – went smoothly Clothing Swap/Movie Night – Rio Very popular Planning another one in January Used Book Swap – should be great right before Readathon starts Pizza Friday Started – if you haven’t signed up,…

NY Int’l Children’s Film Festival 2019

Let’s all go to the movies! NY Int’l Children’s Film Festival 2019 is just three weeks away – get your tickets before they sell out! The Festival is full of fun, thoughtful, and fantastic film programs to spark kids’ curiosity and imaginations. Even better, our school earns $3 back for every ticket you purchase! Celebrate…

What a Turnout for Book Swap & Movie Night!

Wow, what an INCREDIBLE turnout we had for Kids Book Swap & Movie Night. Thank YOU! We are SO grateful to everyone who pitched in to make these events successful and created a fun, enjoyable, and safe evening for our PS 372 families. Big thanks to parent volunteers for the Book Swap who came early…

Good Shepherd Holiday Gift Drive

This year, the PTA and school staff combined their efforts to collect both gifts and gift cards to help make the holidays a bit brighter for those in need. This was the school’s 15th year working with Good Shepherd, and we collected gifts for four families. Classes provided housewares, clothing, and toys. Students in four classrooms helped…