District 22 Weekly Email Blast

Monday, June 12th Clerical Day: No students in Attendance.




June 19-23: Regents Week




Monday, June 26th Eid-al-Fitr :Schools are Closed




Thursday, June 28th: Early Dismissal- Last Day of School



Sunday July 9th 2017 NYC Disability Pride Parade, Join families, students, teachers, and NYC DOE staff to promote the inclusion, awareness, and visibility of people with disabilities! Together, let us increase the awareness of disability history, the disability rights movement, and celebrate diversity. Encourage your colleagues, students, and their families to participate in the 3rd annual Disability Pride Parade on July 9th. The event will include food, music, and remarks from NYC officials.

To register, visit www.tinyurl.com/parade2017.



July 5th – August 10th: Summer School


Free Summer Meals: Starting June 29th at participating schools, pools parks and libraries. Families can download the free SchoolFood mobile app (for both Apple and Android) and find Summer Meals locations by visiting schoolfoodnyc.org, or texting “NYCMEALS” to 877-877, or dialing 311. visit http://www.schoolfoodnyc.org/sch_search/summermeals.aspx



Chancellor Fariña Releases Equity and Excellence for All:

Diversity in New York City Public Schools which will include a new online system that will be in place in fall 2018, for the admissions process for students
entering middle and high school in fall 2019. http://schools.nyc.gov/NR/rdonlyres/D0799D8E-D4CD-45EF-A0D5-8F1DB246C2BA/0/diversity_final.pdf



Mayor de Blasio, Speaker Mark-Viverito, Chancellor Fariña Announce Universal Physical Education Initiative http://www1.nyc.gov/office-of-the-mayor/news/390-17/mayor-de-blasio-speaker-mark-viverito-chancellor-fari-a-universal-physical-education#/0



Nominations for the Daily News Hometown Heroes deadline 7/28/17:  http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/education/daily-news-hometown-heroes-education-awards-official-rules-article-1.3198412


Families should register for a NYC Schools Account: Families are encouraged to register now for their NYC Schools Account (if they have not already done so) to access their child’s scores and other information, including the release of results for the 2017 Common Core exams in ELA and math for students in grades 3–8 this summer. For more information visit  http://schools.nyc.gov/RulesPolicies/StudentRecords/NYCSchools and contact your school’s parent coordinator.




CUNY Citizenship Now!: provides free, high quality, and confidential immigration law services to help individuals and families on their path to U.S. citizenship. http://www1.cuny.edu/sites/citizenship-now/



7th Grade Relationship Skills: Tips How to continue to nurture social skills and relationship-building abilities with your child in 7th grade.




Subway Library: a new initiative between The New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Library, the MTA, and Transit Wireless that provides subway riders in New York City with free access to hundreds of e-books, excerpts, and short stories—all ready to read on the train. https://www.nypl.org/blog/2017/06/08/subwaylibrary



Teacher’s Choice gets big boost in city budget: http://www.uft.org/news/teacher-s-choice-gets-big-boost-city-budget



NYS Education Department Commissioner Elia’s latest parent newsletter:  http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Update-from-Commissioner-Elia–75–of-2017-ELA—Math-Questions-Released.html?soid=1110847617454&aid=uczP87Bz-sw


How can I make sure my kid isn’t sharing too much on Facebook or Instagram?:https://www.commonsensemedia.org/privacy-and-internet-safety/how-can-i-make-sure-my-kid-isnt-sharing-too-much-on-facebook-or?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social

Download Fun (and Educational) Summer Vacation Activities:  https://www.understood.org/en/school-learning/learning-at-home/encouraging-reading-writing/download-fun-and-educational-summer-vacation-activities?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=understoodorg


Friday, June 9


District 22 Family Fun Night

Saturday, June 10


Students with Disabilities Spring Family Conference

Monday, June 12

Clerical Day Students Do Not Attend School


PS 152 SLT Meeting


Community Board 14 Meeting @ Murrow HS

Tuesday, June 13

NYS Regents


IS 78 SLT Meeting


IS 14 SLT Meeting (Time TBD)


IS 234 SLT Meeting


PS 315 SLT Meeting

Wednesday, June 14

NYS Regents


PS 326 SLT Meeting

Thursday, June 15

NYS Regents


PS 251 SLT Meeting


PS 361 SLT Meeting


IS 278 SLT Meeting

Friday, June 16

NYS Regents


PS 222 SLT Meeting


PS 139 SLT Meeting (if needed)

Saturday, June 17

NYS Regents

Sunday, June 18

NYS Regents

Monday, June 19

NYS Regents


NYC Second Language Proficiency Grade 8


PS 217 SLT Meeting


PS/IS 207 SLT Meeting


PS 139 SLT Meeting


PS 193 SLT Meeting

Tuesday, June 20

NYS Regents


PS 277 SLT Meeting


PS 198 SLT Meeting


PS 203 SLT Meeting

Wednesday, June 21

NYS Regents


PS 195 SLT Meeting


Community Board 18 @1097 Bergen Avenue

Thursday, June 22

NYS Regents


IS 381 SLT Meeting

Monday, June 26

Eid-al-Fitr (Schools Closed)

Wednesday, June 28

Last Day of School Early Dismissal


PS 254 SLT Meeting (subject to change)

Friday, June 30

2016-2017 PA/PTA Officers Term Ends

Deadline to Submit PA/PTA Annual Financial Report to Principal and To Hold June Transfer of Records with Principal, Incoming and Outgoing Officers

Saturday, July 1

2017-2018 PA/PTA Officers Term Begins

Wednesday, July 5

Summer School Begins M-Th Until August 10

Thursday, July 6


CDEC 22 Meeting @ TBA

Thursday, August 3


CDEC 22 Meeting @ TBA