Week of Feb. 24, 2020 Updates and Reminders

  1. Monday, February 24th, children return to school.
  2. Wednesday, February 26th  is a Basketball Away Game at PS 221. The game begins promptly at 10:00 am. Parents attending the game please remember to bring ID to sign in at security.
  3. On Thursday, February 27th is the last Session of the Transitioning Your Elementary School Child to Middle School 3rd, 4th and 5th grade families(Click to register for the workshop). The workshop will be on  Social Media and the Internet.
  4. Thursday, February 27th is the 1-101 and 1-102 Grade Show. The show begins promptly at 9:15 a.m.
  5. Friday, February 28th is the 1-119 Grade Show. The show begins promptly at 9:15 a.m.

Upcoming Week of March 2nd

03/02 Begins Civics for All week

03/02 Spring Photo Day

03/05 Parent Teacher Conference (Please read below)

Important Upcoming Reminder: The Parent Teacher Conference is on Thursday, March 5th and it is also a half day for all children. The afternoon conference and dismissal schedule are as follows:

  • Annex dismissal will be at 11:20 a.m.
  • Main building dismissal, 11:40 a.m.
  • Only children who eat school lunch will eat lunch before they leave for the day
  • Afternoon conferences in the annex will be from 12:20 to 2:20 p.m.
  • Afternoon conferences in the main building will be from 12:40 to 2:40 p.m.

The evening Parent Teacher Conference is from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in both buildings. All cluster teachers (Art, Music, P.E. and Computer STEM) will be located in the main building auditorium for both the afternoon and evening conference.

There are NO IN-SCHOOL AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS in the building on Thursday, March 5th. Please make arrangements to have your child picked up at the end of the school day.

Still have a couple days left, don’t forget to checkout “Mid-Winter Break NYC Activities” on our website pcps188q.com. Some really cool and fun ideas you can still do after the break.

That’s all for now. Have a great rest of the break and we will see everyone on Monday!