Happy Mothers Day to all our PS 172 moms! I hope you have a wonderful day!
Enrichment clubs have ended or are coming to an end for the 2018-2019 school year. Check with your child’s teacher or call the main office to determine the final day of your child’s specific program.
A letter went home with students on Wednesday regarding a new morning snack program that will begin on Monday. Snack time in grades 2-5 will be a maximum of 5 minutes. During that time, students that are fasting will be offered an alternative activity.
NYS Math make –up tests were completed this week. Up next… NYS Grade 4 science. More specific information will be sent home to families in the coming weeks.
Inside Broadway launched their work in our school with an “Off Broadway” performance of Oscar Hammerstein II- All Kinds of People. Students in grades 3, 4 and 5 had the opportunity to watch the show. Fourth and fifth graders began their residency with Inside Broadway this week as well.
Next week is PS 172 School Spirit Week. A menu of activities was sent home last week and posted on Class Dojo!
Don’t forget to join us for a family event at PS 172 on Wednesday May 15th. Notices were sent home detailing the activities for that day. We hope you can join us!
Mark your calendar…Memorial Day weekend will be another “No Homework” weekend.
Arista and Archon applications went home to all fifth graders this week. They are due to classroom teachers on Thursday May 16th. No late applications will be accepted.
The PTA is looking for parents to join next year’s executive board and/or planning committees. If you are interested or just want to know more, email email@example.com.
For your calendar:
May 15th– Parent Teacher Conference / Family Night at PS 172 from 4:30 – 7:30pm
May 23rd– PS 172 Art Show from 5-7pm
May 27th– Memorial Day – school closed / No Homework weekend
May 28th– Leadership Team meeting at 5pm and PTA meeting at 6:30pm
Please make note of the dates for some special end of the year celebrations…
June 13th– Arista / Archon ceremony for grade 5 students
June 18th– Pre-K moving up ceremony
June 21st– 5thgrade Graduation at Sunset Park HS and 5thgrade party!