Mr. G Jack Spatola, Principal * Ms. E. Gunderson, Assistant Principal
Mark your calendars for these upcoming events in March:
There is a new fitness program going on at P.S. 172 that is just for parents-- FREE Zumba classes are now being offered on Saturdays at 10:00 am. This is a great opportunity to get out, get some exercise, and meet other parents in your school community.
P.S. 172 mom and certified Zumba instructor Ms. Olga Robinson is leading the classes. Come join the fun of moving your body to Latin rhythms!
The next classes will be held in the 29th Street Cafeteria on the following Saturdays:
Childcare is not available at this time. As always, if you have questions, contact the PTA at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See you there!
Thanks to everyone who participated in our recent Box Tops contest. The class that collected the most Box Tops was 2-203; they brought in a total of 1,995 Box Tops! They're the lucky winners of a pizza party. The runner-up was class K-103 with 1,386 Box Tops.
There are still two contests running throughout the school year, so keep collecting those Box Tops for a chance at the prizes. Here are the details:
For the top selling students:
Thanks for continuing to help raise money for P.S. 172!
Specific dates for each club are now listed on the grids. If you need to mark your calendar or confirm a date, just check the pages hyperlinked below.
Information about all of P.S. 172's current Afterschool Enrichment Programs are now available on a dedicate page found here, After School Enrichment Programs
There are sub pages listing the programs for each grade. Please check back often for reference and additional content about the programs.
As always, the PTA welcomes your feedback. Please feel free to email us with questions and suggestions at email@example.com.
This Friday, January 30th, students are encouraged to wear jerseys and shirts from their favorite sports team! Students can research about favorite teams or athletes and share the information with their class.
Don't forget 7:45 am is Cafecito in the Auditorium and Parents as Learning Partners starts at 8:40 am.
The next Cafecito and Parents as Learning Partners is happening on Friday, January 30. Come enjoy a cup of coffee and chat with other PS 172 parents and teachers at 8:00 am. Afterward, please attend a guided lesson with your child in their classroom at 8:40 am.
The P.S. 172 Father Daughter Valentine Dance is happening on Friday, February 6th, 2015 from 6:00-8:30 pm. This hugely popular event sells out fast, so buy your tickets now! The last day to buy tickets is Friday, January 30th. Admission is $20 per couple.
All father figures are welcome at this dance--stepfathers, grandfathers, uncles, brothers, and cousins alike! There will be dinner, special dancing performances, door prizes, and more.
For more information, contact the PTA at 718-965-4200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
School will be closed on Monday, January 19th in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
For a full list of upcoming days off, check the complete 2014-2015 School Year Calendar.
Come by the auditorium this Friday, January 16th from 6:00-8:30 pm for another fun movie night! We'll be watching Rio 2 with glow bracelets! Admission is $3. Hot dogs, drinks, and pizza will be sold separately.
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