1/21/18 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminders from your PC…

Guess what’s going on at TAOTS on

January 22 – 26?

 

Monday , January 22, 2018 parent-teacher-communication-1

  • 9:30am 2nd Grade has trip to Historical Richmond Town
  • 2:20 – 3pm Parent Communication Day
  • 2:30pm Teacher Led Parent Workshop with Ms. Catalano – SETSS/IEP, & Mr.Dubin – Music

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

  • 2:20 – 4:20pm Federation After School

Thursday, January 25, 2018

  • 10:45am IK & Kindergarten have a trip to the Kumble Theater
  • 2:20 – 4:20pm Project Smarts After School

Friday, January 26, 2018family movie night

  • 9:30am 4-226 & 4-233 have a trip African American Burial Ground
  • 6pm PTO Movie Night
  • Last Day of Fall Semester for Wingspan.  The first day of Spring Semester of Wingspan is Monday, January 29, 2018.  Please notify your child’s teachers and administration if your child’s dismissal plan will change.

Important Reminders

Operation Aqua

The Student Council has been discussing the importance of helping the greater community.  We have been talking about the hurricanes that have had devastating effects in Texas and in Puerto Rico and everyone agreed that it would be important for us as a school community to try and help those in need.We are asking our TAOTS families to join us in this effort by donating any amount you can to support Puerto Rico.  For more information here is the link for Operation Agua: www.aft.org/operation-agua.

The deadline for donations will be Friday February 2, 2018.  Please refer to the flyer that went home this week.

Project Smarts After School

Please be advised that there will be NO Project Smarts After School on Thursday, February 15, 2018.  Please make necessary arrangements to pick up your children at 2:20pm Sharp!

Respect For All Week

Respect For All” Week (RFA) is a Department of Education initiative that begins Monday, February 12th – Thursday, February 15th throughout all New York City Public Schools.  Together with our teachers, we will continue to build on the work that we already do as a school to support this initiative.  Each day students and staff will participate in different ways for “Respect For All” Week:  Stayed tuned for more information….

TAOTS TRIBES DAYlovenbelonging

We are excited to share with you that on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, we will be celebrating TRIBES Day at TAOTS!  All classrooms will be celebrating “Friendship ♥ Love ♥ Belonging” by using our Tribes philosophy to continue to build community within our school.Throughout the day every class will be participating in TRIBES activities that support “Friendship ♥ Love ♥ Belonging.”  Tribes Day also falls during “Respect For All Week”, which ties into the day perfectly!  All classes will have a small celebration, sharing small tokens of appreciation, friendship, love, & belonging .

 

1/14/18 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminders from your PC…

Here’s what’s happening at TAOTS on January 15 – 19!

 

Monday, January, 15, 2018

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

  • 9am SLT Meeting
  • 2:20-4:20pm Federation After School

Thursday, January 18, 2018

  • 2:20-4:20pm Project Smarts After School
  • 5:30pm PTO Meeting

Friday, January 19, 2018happy-weekend-winter

  • Last day to apply for Kindergarten

Important Reminders

Kindergarten Application Process

The deadline to submit your kindergarten application has been extended to Friday, January 19, 2017.

Proper Winter Attire

Please be sure to dress your children in layers during the cold weather months.  We will not go out for recces in inclement weather or below freezing temperatures.

 

 

 

 

1/7/18 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminders from your PC…

Here’s what’s happening this week at TAOTS!

January 8th – 12th …

 

Monday, January 8, 2018

  • 2:20-3pm Parent Communication Dayparent-teacher-communication-1
  • 2:30pm K-5 Teacher Led Parent Workshops

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

  • 1st Grade has a Trip In School to support Tribes
  • 9:30am – K139 has a trip to the Kids Gym
  • 9:30am – 3-218 has a trip to Brooklyn Children’s Museum

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

  • 9:30am – 3-231 has a trip to Brooklyn Children’s Museum
  • 2:20-4:20pm Federation After School

Thursday, January 11, 2018 college awareness pic

  • College Awareness Day – Staff & Students will dress in college attire.
  • 9:30am  – 3-222 has a trip to the Brooklyn Children’s Museum
  • 9:30am –  IK333,K122, & K126 have a trip to the Kids GymFamilyFitnessNight Image2016
  • 2:20-4:20pm Projects Smarts After School
  • 5pm Class Parent Gala Meeting in the Library
  • 5:30pm Family Fitness Night in the Gym

Friday, January 12, 2018enrichment cluster box

  • 9:30am – 4-224 has a trip to the African American Burial Grounds
  • Enrichment Clusters Cycle # 2 begins
  • Last day to apply for Kindergarten.  Please see more information under Important Reminders below.

Important Reminders

Kindergarten Admissions

Kindergarten Application Process will begin on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 – Friday, January 12, 2017.  Visit the Kindergarten Admission website schools.nyc.gov/Kindergarten

Proper Winter Attire

Please be sure to dress your children in layers during the cold weather months.  We will not go out for recces in inclement weather or below freezing temperatures.

 

School Closed January 4, 2018

Schools Closed Thursday, January 4 Due to Severe Weather Conditions

01/03/2018

Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City public schools will be closed Thursday, January 4, 2018. After-school programs, adult education, YABC programs, and PSAL activities are also cancelled.

DOE central and field offices will remain open. Information for staff can be found on the Staff Emergency Page.

New York City district schools will be open, Friday, January 5, 2018. All programs and activities will be held as scheduled.

Thank you to all custodial engineers and custodial staff who have been out in full force to shovel snow, clear sidewalks, and ensure our buildings are ready for staff and students to safely return.

12/31/17 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminder from your PC…

We hope that you’re having a restful week off!

We look forward to seeing all back to school on

Tuesday, January 2, 2018!

 

Monday, January 1, 2018

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

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Wednesday, January 3, 2018

  • 9:30am – 2nd Grade has a trip to Historical Richmond Town
  • 2:20pm – 4:20pm Federation Arts After School

Thursday, January 4, 2018

  • 2:20-pm – 4:20pm Project Smarts After School

Friday, January 5, 2018

  • Enrichment Cluster Cycle # 2 begins
  • Lunch with the Principal –  Ms. Sportella will have lunch with six 5th Grade students, 2 from each class at a time.  Every 5th Grader will have the opportunity to eat lunch with the Principal by the end of the school year.

Important Reminders

Kindergarten Admissions

Kindergarten Application Process will begin on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 – Friday, January 12, 2017.  Visit the Kindergarten Admission website schools.nyc.gov/Kindergarten

 

Family Fitness Night – January 11, 2018FamilyFitnessNight Image2016

Come join TAOTS on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 5:30pm in gym for a healthy and active night together for the whole family with Ms. Glotova.

College Awareness Day – January 11, 2018

This day aims to strengthen the college-preparedness culture in all schools, and help college awareness picstudents and families understand that their dream of college is attainable.
With your guidance, all DOE families should see that their children have the potential to go to college and that with good decision making and planning, these goals are attainable.
The Chancellor has asked principals to encourage their staff to wear apparel from their alma mater or a college they are proud of and spend time talking about college on College Awareness Day.
It is optional for Students to participate if they would like to wear College apparel as well.   We look forward to an exciting day at TAOTS!

Proper Winter Attire

Please be sure to dress your children in layers during the cold weather months.  We will not go out for recces in inclement weather or below freezing temperatures.