4/23/17 Weekly Announcements & Reminders from your PC…

Dear TAOTS Families,

We hope that you are enjoying your weekend.

We had a great few days back from Spring Break.

Here are your Weekly Announcements & Reminders for the of 4/23/17 from your PC…

  1. Monday, April 24, 2017 –mondays-i-love
  1. Tuesday, April 25, 2017-parent-teacher-communication-1
  • Kindergarten has a trip Brooklyn Borough hall.
  • Teacher Led Parent Workshops for Grades 3rd, 4th , 5th , & Science Lab with Ms. Garcia & ESL with Ms. Tomeo.
  1. Wednesday, April 26, 2017-Happy Spring Wednesday
  • 1st Grade has a trip to MCU Park.
  1. Thursday, April 27, 2017-Press-Conferences-Live
  • You are cordially invited to join us in the TAOTS School Yard at 11am along with Councilman Greenfield, who will hold a Press Conference to announce the results of his Participatory Budget.  It would be awesome to have you on hand in case we happen to be one of the lucky recipients — we were on the docket for a $500,000 grant for our StemLab.
  1. Friday, April 28, 2017-have-a-great-weekend
  • PTO Movie Night – 6pm.

Important News & Reminders:

  • schoolkidzSchoolKidz School Supply Kit Program has started.  Keep your eyes out for your packet this week for the your child’s next grade for September 2017.  In your packet you will receive a letter explaining the program with a teacher tailored school supply list and a SchoolKidz order form.  Your school supply kit will be delivered directly to your child’s classroom for the 1st Day of School – Thursday, September 7th , 2017.

You have 2 options to order and pay for your school supply kit:

  1. Complete the SchoolKidz Order Form by Friday, June 16th , 2017 and send a check payable to PS 682.
  2. Complete your order online at www.shopttkits.com Account #26943 Before Friday, June 23rd , 2017.

In addition, there are additional items that you should purchase separately.  Stay tuned for a date in late August when you will be able to drop off your school supplies (if you’re not participating in the SchoolKidz Program); along with the Additional Items.  Please be sure to clearly label all the bags with your child’s name & grade.

  • Lands_end_bannerExciting News!!  The Academy of Talented Scholars and The PTO of TAOTS are excited to announce our partnership with Land’s End to purchase a wide variety of TAOTS Uniforms.  The PTO of TAOTS and TAOTS have added links to our websites to make the ordering process easier.  Please find the Land’s End page/link under “Classrooms” on the TAOTS website.
  • Please reach out to Ms. Appelbaum if you Have Not Registered for your child’s NYC Schools Account (NYCSA).  The NYCSA will allow you to sign in to see your child’s recent and past test scores, attendance records, and grades.
  • once-upon-a-cure-relay-for-life“ Once Upon A Cure”- “Relay for Life”.  Your T – Shirt order forms are due on Monday, May 1, 2017.  We will be participating in the “Relay for Life” on Saturday, June 17th , 2017.  All families are encouraged to join us! Thank you for All your support.

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