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#NYCSchoolSurvey deadline has been extended to March 29! If you haven’t already completed your survey, it’s not too late: www.nycschoolsurvey.org
The application deadline for pre-k is March 30th! Apply today! http://www.nyc.gov/prek
March 30- April 6 Schools Closed Spring Recess
April 2 Our new Chancellor Richard Carranza’s first day https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/09/nyregion/carranza-schools-chancellor-start-april-2.html
April 11 & 12 NYS English Language Arts Test
The 2018 Grades 3-8 New York State Assessments: What Parents Need to Know http://www.p12.nysed.gov/assessment/ei/2018/2018-handout-for-parents-3-8-tests.pdf
FAQ’s Student Participation in Grades 3-8 NYS Tests Parent Guide https://drive.google.com/file/d/13B50JqWVW4xOP2d3IxDxZfIz_uvY7Tdq/view
April 12 PTA Election Process Workshop: Family Coordinators in Districts 17, 18, 22 and High School Superintendent Prayor’s Office, invite all PA/PTA leaders to a training in the elections process by PTA Link and NYC Department of Education on Thursday, April 12 2018, at 6 PM at Clara Barton High School, 901 Classon Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225.
We urge all PA/PTA’s to attend. Please register at this link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/doe-ptalinks-pta-elections-process-tickets-44231195697
April 12 Korean Family Conference https://www.eventbrite.com/e/learning-together-series-korean-family-conference-tickets-44265228490
April 12 CEC Meeting at PS 251 view flyer here
April 16 Gifted and Talented Application Deadline: Score reports are now available for students who took the G&T test. Your score report will come by mail and by email if you submitted your Request for Testing (RFT) online. The score report lets you know if your child can apply to G&T programs. Eligible families can apply online or in person at a Family Welcome Center by April 16.
April 23 7th Grade Families Middle School Arts Audition Boot Camp is a free, two-week arts program for New York City Department of Education public school students entering grade 8 in September 2018. The camp will run from July 30 – August 10, 2018. This intensive program is administered by the New York City Department of Education’s Office of Arts and Special Projects and will be held at Lincoln Center Education, Manhattan. The camp’s goal is to provide equity and access in preparation for screened DOE high school arts schools/programs for Middle School students currently enrolled in a Title I school, entering 8th grade in September, 2018 and who are interested in auditioning for screened High School arts programs. This is an intensive ten-session, half-day program for up to 350 students. Admission is by online application and audition. Students may apply and audition for only ONE studio. The online application can be
accessed here http://www.cvent.com/d/ctqf85 . Please make sure to apply by April 23rd. Auditions will be held on May 5 and May 6, 2018. For questions, please contact Ellen Mauser at email@example.com or call 917-521-3762.
Summer in the City Summer Academy: Summer in the City’s Summer Academy programs offer free, full-day summer programing with hands-on STEM activities, enriching reading and math curriculum, and visits to museums, parks, and other cultural sites. Students participating in Summer in the City programs will also receive free, healthy breakfast and lunch.
• Sign-up today for an exciting summer your child won’t forget. Details about how to register for each program are listed on link below.
• Want to receive the latest information about Summer in the City’s programming? Sign up for email updates.
• Free transportation is provided, depending on students’ grade level and the distance between their residence and school. Learn more about student transportation services.
• Summer Academy is for students who have not been recommended to attend Summer School.
For more information on what is offered, and how to register visit: http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/SpecialPrograms/SummerSchool/summeracademy.htm?WBCMODE=authoringreeditcontactuscontact
Pre-register by April 27 Kindergarten Admissions: Kindergarten offers were mailed to families on March 22; families who applied online will receive notification via email on March 22. Families that accept their kindergarten offer must pre-register by April 27.
Chancellor’s Regulations A-101 ADMISSIONS, READMISSIONS, TRANSFERS, AND LIST NOTICES FOR ALL
STUDENTS, has been updated on 3/1/18 http://schools.nyc.gov/NR/rdonlyres/1CC25F63-74E8-41A6-8031-490F206F148D/0/A101.pdf