Third grade students did a wonderful job at their assembly on Tuesdayshowcasing what they learned about China. Their museum displays were informative and the traditional songs and dances they performed were wonderful. Congratulations on a job well done!
This week, PS 172 hosted its first monthly meeting of the Student Equity Counsel. Ms. Todras hosted the meeting and students used the time to discuss equity and diversity issues from a student perspective.
Don’t miss PS 172’s Family Zumba Night. Grab the children and join the PTA for a family night of exercise and fun. Don’t miss out – join us tonight from 6:30-8:00pm. Drinks and snacks will be available.
Last Reminder… For those parents applying for kindergarten in the fall of 2019, the deadline to submit an application is Monday, January 14. Applications are accepted online (Myschools.nyc), over the phone by calling 718-935-2009, or in person at a Family Welcome Center.
On Thursday, January 17th, join us for the PS 172 winter showcase. Students from enrichment clubs (Zumba, Art clubs, Splat Lab, Stop Motion Animation and Chorus) will showcase their work through performances, presentations and slide shows. A flyer will be sent home on Monday as a reminder.
Third grade were issued their recorders in music class this week. Students are expected to bring the recorders home for practice and are also expected to bring the recorders back to school with them on the day they have music class. Fifth Graders will be issued their recorder in February.
The PTA will be hosting their annual Father Daughter Dance on Friday February 8thfrom 6:30-8:30pm. Limited seating is available. The last day to purchase tickets for the event is January 25th.
For your January calendar:
School is closed on Monday January 21stin remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Enrichment cycle 1 clubs end in January – each club will be sending information about end dates separately. Information about Cycle 2 clubs will be forthcoming.