Dear TAOTS Families & Staff,
We hope that you had a great week back!
We have a fun – filled week at TAOTS, honoring our School Social Workers Ms. Samantha Belfon and Rosa Tovar and celebrating Civics Week!
The NYC Department of Education is thrilled to announce the fifth annual Civics Week! During the week of March 6 – 10, 2023, schools across the city will be celebrating youth voice, civic empowerment, and the importance of registering to vote. As part of the Civics for All initiative, Civics Week includes efforts to get every young person to understand that their voice matters and that they can create change as active participants of their community.
Here’s what’s happening at TAOTS on 3/6/23 – 3/10/23:
Monday, March 6, 2023 – Happy Monday!
- 5-237 has a trip to NY Aquarium
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 – Parent Communication Time!
- 2:20 PM – 3:00 PM is Parent Communication Time. Please be sure to reach out to your child’s teachers if you would like to make an appointment to meet with them.
- 2:30 PM NYS Parent Workshop in preparation for the state exam the Library or via zoom Zoom link for 3rd Grade NYS Testing
- Please continue to complete your Parent Surveys if you have not done so already https://surveys.panoramaed.com/nycdoe/login . If you need assistance, please reach out to Ms. Appelbaum.
Wednesday, March 8, 2023 – Wear Red, White, & Blue!
- To Celebrate Civics Week all Staff & Students will wear Red, White, & Blue!
Thursday, March 9, 2023 – 11:20 AM Dismissal due to Virtual Parent Teacher Conferences
- 11:20 AM Dismissal due to Parent Teacher Conferences. Please be sure to pick up your children at 11:20 AM.
- Virtual Parent Teacher Conferences Session Times: Afternoon 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM & Evening 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Please be sure that you have made an appointment to meet virtually with your child’s teachers & speciality teachers.
Friday, March 10, 2023 – SEL Day Wear RED
- All Students & Staff will wear RED for Social Emotional Learning Day to support Uplifting Hearts and Uniting Minds.
- Wonder Project Assembly for Students
Important March Dates to Remember:
March 14, 2023 – 9:00 AM SLT Meeting
March 14, 2023 – 8:15 AM ENL Parent Workshop #3
March 15, 2023 – Last Day for Project Excel K-2
March 15, 2023 – 5-237 has a trip to Brooklyn Museum
March 16, 2023 – 7:00 PM Virtual March PTO Meeting
March 16, 2023 – Last Day for Project Excel 3-5
March 21, 2023 – 9:00 AM TADA Performance for 2nd & 3rd Grades – Parents are Welcome to Attend
March 22, 2023 – 9:00 AM TADA Performance for 4th & 5th Grades – Parents are Welcome to Attend
March 22, 2023 – 2nd Grade has a trip to Brooklyn Bridge Park
March 23, 2023 – 5-239 has a trip to Brooklyn Museum
March 30, 2023 – 9:00 AM TADA Performance for IK, K, & 1st Grades – Parents are Welcome to Attend
March 31, 2023 – 1:00 PM Enrichment Cluster Showcase – Last Day of Cycle #3 Enrichment Clusters
March 31, 2023 – Last Day to Complete Your Parent Survey