4/30/23 Weekly Updates from your Parent Coordinator…

Dear TAOTS Families & Staff,

We hope that you had a great week at TAOTS!  Here’s what’s happening at TAOTS on 5/1/23 – 5/5/23:

Monday, May 1, 2023 – Happy Principal’s Day!

Tuesday, May 2, 2023 – Parent Communication Time!

  • 2:20 PM – 3:00 PM Please make an appointment if you would like to meet with your child’s teachers.
  • NYS Math Exam for Grades 3-5

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 – Happy Wednesday!

  • NYS Math Exam for Grades 3-5

Thursday, May 4, 2023 – Evening Parent Teacher Conference!

  • 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM Please be sure to make an appointment with your child’s teachers.

Friday, May 5, 2023 – Wear Yellow to Support the Fight of Childhood Cancer in Memory of Ms. Bowerman

  • Join TEAM TAOTS: https://secure.acsevents.org/site/STR?fr_id=104032&pg=personal&px=42934176 This year is the 25th Anniversary of The Brooklyn Relay for Life! Please join our team to participate in the Relay For Life on Saturday, June 10, 2023 at Parkville Youth Organization, located at 854 64th Street from 10 AM – 10 PM.  You do not need to stay all day.  Join us to walk, play games, Zumba, and much more…  

Important May Dates to Remember:

May 9 – 8:15 AM ELL Parent Workshop on American Citizenship through Naturalization

May 9 – 3-231 has trip to the Old Stone House

May 11 – PTO sponsored Nurturer Day Plant Sale

May 11 – 3-222 has trip to the Old Stone House 

May 15 – 9 AM SLT Meeting 

May 15 – 1st Grade has a trip to the College of Staten Island Enrichment Through the Arts

May 15 – 3-218 has a trip to the Old Stone House

May 17 – 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Cookies & Canvas Family Paint Nite. You may purchase your ticket at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/621877150297

May 18 – 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Cookies & Canvas Family Paint Nite.  You may purchase your ticket at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/623747093347

May 19 – TAOTS Field Day 

May 23 – 4th Grade has a trip to the Prospect Zoo

May 24 – 2-210 has a trip to Prospect Zoo

May 29 – School Closed for Memorial Day 

Important Reminders:

  • We’re excited to announce that we’re launching an official Instagram account for TAOTS! Our goal is to provide you with more frequent updates, from more staff and student perspectives on what’s happening at our school in a fun and engaging way. Form Link: https://forms.gle/s3sK6Kk7PhPgDh657  – Link to opt in or out   ALL FAMILIES PLEASE COMPLETE IF YOU HAVE NOT DONE SO ALREADY!
  • Have you voted in the Education Council elections yet? Voting for your district and citywide council members is one of the best ways to make your voice heard and have a direct impact on your child’s education. You can review candidate profiles for all councils for more information about the people running for seats in your community. Then, to cast your vote, sign in to your Account. If you do not have an account yet, but want to vote, it’s not too late! Sign up for your NYC Schools Account (NYCSA) today at schoolsaccount.nyc. If you need help, your school’s Parent Coordinator will guide you through the process.
  • 1st Day School Supplies: Kits will be delivered to your child’s class for the 1st Day of school. Deadline to purchase a kit is July 1st https://1stdayschoolsupplies.com/kits.php?sid=1177853 Error! Filename not specified.