11/20/16 Weekly Announcements & Reminders from your PC…

Dear TAOTS Families,

We hope that you enjoyed your weekend.

We had a great week here at TAOTS!  It was so nice to see all of you at Open School Week.

The Turkey Dance – A-Thon  & Thanksgiving Celebrations were great!

Thank you to All Our Families for all your generous donations for the Turkey Dance – A– Thon.  We raised over $3,300.00.  This money will be used to support future rounds of Enrichment Clusters!  Congratulations to The Issman Family, who are the highest contributors to win this year’s Turkey!

The Spelling Bee went well and we are So Proud of All Our 4th & 5th  Grade Students!  Keep Up the Great Work!

Here are your Weekly Announcements & Reminders for the Week of 11/20/16:

  1. Monday, November 21st, 2016 –monday-inspiration-2
  • Brooklyn Engineering for Kids for Grades 3-5, 2:30 – 4pm.
  • Kindly visit the Lost & Found located in the Main Lobby to check for any missing items.  We will be cleaning out the Lost & Found Today. Please remember to label all of your child’s belongings.
  1. Tuesday, November 22nd , 2016 – Parent Communication Day!
  • Kindly make an appointment with your child’s teachers in advance to discuss any concerns or issues.
  • Brooklyn Engineering for Kids, Grade K-2, 2:30pm – 3:30pm.
  • Teacher – Led Parent Workshop, K- 5 ESL.  Topic : Family Read Aloud’ s & Strategies to Raise Good Readers.
  • 4th Grade has a trip to Richmond Town.
  • 5th Grade has a trip to the Museum of Mathematics.
  • SDI New Parent Workshop at 6pm.
  1. Wednesday, November 23rd , 2016 – FEDERATION AFTERSCHOOL IS CANCELED. 
  • Please be sure to pick up your children at 2:20pm Sharp!
  • PTO Pie Distribution.pies
  1. Thursday, November, 24th , 2016 – School Closed for Thanksgiving Recess.happy-thanksgiving-words
  1. Friday, November, 25th , 2016 – School Closed for Thanksgiving Recess.
  • We wish all our Families a Very Happy, Healthy, & Safe Thanksgiving!  Have a great weekend!  See you all back on Monday, November 28th , 2016. 
  • TAOTS Holiday Toy Drive will begin on Monday, November 28th, 2016 – Thursday, December 15th , 2016!

Important Reminders:

  • Kindly read the attached Inclusion School Letter from Ms. Sportella.
  • NYC Thanks Our Teachers!  Show your appreciation by nominating an excellent educator for the Big Apple Awards: nyc.gov/BigAppleAwards the Deadline to nominate a teacher is Friday, December 9th , 2016.big-apple-awarddownload-5
  • The 2017 NYC Kindergarten Directories have been delivered.  The application period open Wednesday, November 30th , 2016- Thursday, January 13th , 2016. For information go to : nyc.gov/Kindergarten

If you have any questions , please feel free to reach out.