Updates and Reminders for the Week of December 17th

Important Reminder

Please be reminded, Winter Recess begins on Monday, December 24th. Children return to school on Wednesday, January 2nd. Please make a note of the dates.

Message from the PTA Graduation Committee

Reminder: The PTA has partnered Yankee Candle Fundraising. Follow this link to create your account and don’t forget to click on PTA of PS 188Q Shopping Site. See the attached flyer for more information. The fundraiser ends on January 6th.

  1. 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade Chorus Students – Please be reminded, Tuesday, December 18th is the Winter Chorus Concert. The concert will take place in the auditorium at 9:20 A.M. Please have students wear a solid color shirt.  They may choose to wear a solid, red, green, dark or royal blue, dark purple, silver, gold, black or white shirt and dark-colored pants or skirts.  We suggest that they wear flat, comfortable shoes.
  2. Wednesday, December 19th begins the PTA Read-A-Thon.
  3. Wednesday, December 19th, is the PTA Meeting. Due to the cold weather the meeting will be held at 9:00 a.m. for the months of December, January February and March. All are welcome.
  4. Thursday, December 20th, is Ugly Sweater Day! don’t forget to wear your ugliest sweater.
  5. Friday, December 21st is the last day of school before the Winter Recess.


01/02    Children return to school

01/08    3rd Grade Parent State Test Prep Workshop at 2:55 p.m. (Click here for more information and to register)

01/09    Transitioning your Child from Elementary School to Middle School for 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade Parents (Click here for more information and to register)

01/14   Kindergarten Application Period Ends

That’s all for now. Have a great weekend.