4/30/17 Weekly Announcements & Reminders from your PC…

Dear TAOTS Families,


Here are your 4/30/17 Weekly Announcements & Reminders from your PC…

  1. Monday, May 1st, 2017-thank-you-teachers (2)
  • Teacher Appreciation Luncheon sponsored by The PTO of TAOTS!!
  1. Tuesday, May 2nd , 2017-parent-teacher-communication-1
  • Please be sure to make an appointment in advance with your child’s teachers to meet with them to discuss any concerns, issues, and/or just to catch up.
  • NY State Math Exam for Grades 3-5.
  1. Wednesday, May 3rd , 2017-happy-wednesday-wallpaper-52650-15166
  • NY State Math Exam for Grades 3-5.
  1. Thursday, May 4th , 2017-Happy-Thursday-Rose-Image
  • NY State Math Exam for Grades 3-5.
  1. Friday, May 5th , 2017-Happy-Cinco-De-Mayo1
  • Please be sure to check the Lost & Found. The Lost & Found will be cleaned out today!


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.


  • NYCSA PicturePlease 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.