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Facebook Have you liked The Children’s School PTA’s Facebook page? If you haven’t, go do it now! Like Us on Facebook It’s a great way to see what’s going on and comment on PTA news. Instagram We also have a brand new Instagram account! Follow us on Instagram Social Media Volunteers Needed We really need…

D15 Diversity Plan — Public Workshop, March 13

Public Workshop #2 will provide another opportunity for community members to share their ideas to create diverse and meaningfully integrated and equitable middle schools. The goal of this workshop is to frame the conversation of diversity and equity by using the insights gathered from community members. This will allow the Working Group to begin to develop…

Valentine’s Day Balloon-a-palooza

The Valentine’s Day Dance was a huge hit, thanks to co-chairs Michelle and Scotte, and also gym decorator extraordinaire Heather. The committee would also like to thank the custodial staff, Tony, Joe, Jose and Unyque; Krtistina for her amazing poster art, Tam for his work on the lighting and balloon drop and Jennifer for blowing…

Readathon: Mid-Month Tally Day!

The Readathon Committee would like to extend a big thank you to our community for a very successful mid-month Tally Day. Thank you to families for tallying minutes and returning logs, to teachers for spreading the word and enthusiasm, and especially to our Tally Day volunteers who worked hard all morning tallying reading log minutes,…

PTA February General Meeting Minutes – 2/14/18

Welcome – Jessica Miksis, PTA Co-President Big thanks to the Arts & Science Day Committee (Sarah Collins, Nina Crews, Rafael Gomez Luna, Liza Gouger, Peter Kerlin, Brian Miksis). Activities included medical testing, slime, roller coasters, paper airplane engineering, stomp rockets, sound design, architecture, fidget spinners. Thank you also to Marquis Studio, Madeleine Solomon for her…

New York International Children’s Film Festival

It’s time! NY Int’l Children’s Film Festival 2018 is just around the corner and will be showcasing the best new films for ages 3-18. The Festival is packed full of fantastic film programs for your family this year and, even better, our school earns $3 back for every ticket you purchase! Celebrate the best new international films…

Arts & Science Day Draws a Crowd

Thanks to many hard-working volunteers, Arts & Science Day was a hit this year, with excellent activities and performances and a great turn-out. Volunteers ran tables for slime-making, Japanese calligraphy, paper airplane-engineering, fidget spinner physics, costume-making, gardening, architecture and more. Tiny Scientist was there to help kids make color-changing worms, there was a family band…

The Call for One Time Grant Proposals

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Do You Have A Great Idea That Will Improve Our School? We Want to Know! The PTA Call for One Time Grant Proposals Is Happening! The PTA is currently accepting One Time Grant proposals (formerly known as Mini-Grants) for the 2018 – 2019 school year. Parents, teachers and other staff members are invited to make…