Mr. G Jack Spatola, Principal * Ms. E. Gunderson, Assistant Principal
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.
This Silly Friday is all about the holidays! Have your child wear their favorite holiday jammies and bring in a favorite holiday book or stuffed animal. Please bring $1 donation to support the PTA's ongoing activities.
For parents there is a Cafecito at 8:00 am in the auditorium and at 8:40 am join your child in class for Parents as Learning Partners.
Mr. Spatola and Ms. Gundersen, P.S. 172's Principal and Assistant Principal, recently announced the new monthly Parent Workshops designed to educate parents about curriculum and how to support your child's learning at home. Each workshop will be led by a teacher.
The letter (in Spanish and English) from Mr. Spatola and Ms. Gundersen contains all the relevant information and is included here for your reference.
Checkout the December schedule and keep your eye out for future schedules.
These morning workshops are a wonderful opportunity to learn more about what your child is learning in the classroom.
By now you've probably all seen the flyers floating around for P.S. 172's Holiday Extravaganza! On Saturday, December 13th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, P.S. 172 will host a day of family fun!
Bring your family for food, games, art & crafts, pictures with Santa, a silent auction, and the grand raffle! Local vendors will be also be there selling their wares.
Tickets are $5 in advance and $6 at the door. Don't miss a very fun day for kids and adults alike!
Tomorrow, Saturday, December 6th, stop by the 29th Street Auditorium for a fun winter activity with Kids Go Green! We'll be making beautiful snowflakes from recycled materials. These make wonderful, festive decorations for any room!
The workshop runs from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. See you there!
The monthly garden committee meeting will be held from 11:00 am - 11:30 am in the same location. For more information, please contact email@example.com.
Thanksgiving is a great time to sell raffle tickets. Return stubs in an envelope with your child's name, class, and dollar amount before December 6, 2014. The drawing will be on December 13th.
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