Join TAOTS for a Tribes Family Mixer !

Tribes Family Mixer

When: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Time: 6pm (PTO Meeting to follow)

    Where: Library

You will get an opportunity to engage in the same activities that are used in your children’s classrooms and school wide.  This workshop will help strengthen the home school connection by enabling our families to reinforce the Tribes Learning Communities Program at home.

You will also get to meet our Tribes Leaders/ TAOTS Teachers who have received an intensive Tribes Training this summer and will help to deepen the Tribes work that we are doing at TAOTS.

We look forward to engaging with you as a TAOTS Tribe! tribes holding hands

Karen Konstan

Guidance Counselor/Tribes Leader Facilitator

10/8/17 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminders from your PC…

Here’s what’s happening at TAOTS on

October 9 – 13!

Monday, October 9, 2017columbusday

  • School is Closed for Columbus Day

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

  • 9:30am Kindergarten has a trip to Green Meadow Farms
  • 5-7:30pm District 20 Middle School Fair at Roosevelt High School
  • 5-7:30pm Mark Twain Open House

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • 2:20pm – 4:20pm Federation After School Beginscongratulations766_by_Ashley
  • 7pm CEC Meeting at PS 682 for the appointment of our Assistant Principal, Mr. Sandro Grancaric!

Thursday, October 12, 2017After School Picture

  • 2:20pm – 4:20pm Project Smarts After School Begins.
  • 9:30am PS/IS 192 The Magnet School for Math & Science Inquiry

Friday, October 13, 2017

  • 9:30am 4th Grade has a trip to Prospect Park
  • Enrichment Clusters , Week #2

Saturday, October 14, 2017

  • 12:30pm Join TAOTS at 76th Street btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.  There will be a Representative from Ragamuffin at the corner of 76th Street with a sign giving directions.

Important Reminders

Middle School Update for 5th Grade

Mark Twain Middle School Request form for testing has went home.  Please be sure to read, complete, and return by Friday, October 20, 2017.

Save the Date : Monday , October 30, 2017 Middle School Workshop –

Nest Middle School Workshop 5:30pm &

General Education Middle School Workshop 6:30pm

Apply For Lunch Onlinelunch apply

Please be sure to apply for lunch online if you have not done so already at nyc.applyforlunch.com

Immunizations

Kindly be sure that your child is up to date with all their Immunizations.  Please contact Ms. Stephanie Martini our Pupil Accounting Secretary smartini@taots.org   

Absences

If your child is absent, kindly send in a note and an email to admin@taots.org as well as an email to your child’s teachers.  Please be sure to include your child’s Full Name and Class on your note and email.  Thank you .

Dismissal Plan

  • If you have a change to your child’s Dismissal Plan , it is very important to contact your child’s teachers either by email before 12pm or write a note and send it in your child’s HW Folder.
  • If your child is a Bus Student and you DO NOT want them to ride home at 2:20pm, it is very important to notify Ms. Appelbaum or Mr. Defeo by email or call the Main Office before 12pm. mappelbaum@taots.org or ddfeo@taots.org 718-621-2730.

TAOTS After School Programs

Federation After School:

Start Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

Project Smarts After School:

Start Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Thursday, March 29, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

 

 

September TAOTS Scholars & Citizens of the Month!

Dear TAOTS Families,

We are proud to announce our September Scholars & Citizens of the Month:

congrats

SCHOLAR NAME CITIZEN NAME
IK 333 Robbie G. Daniel K.
K139 Joseph B. Atlas T.
K122 Arielle G. Joshua S.
K126 Darius K. Paula I.
1-208 August W. Sam L.
1-215 Matthew D. Khloe R.
1-217 Sofie C. Joshua K.
2-210 Sienna H. Christopher R.
2-212 Chloe L. Arick L.
2-219 Elijah F. Cara H.
3-218 Mary L. Matthew K.
3-222 Suri Z. Maxim N.
3-231 Kyle S. Mark F.
4-224 Isabella H. Biorni B.
4-233 Emma V. Axel K.
4-226 David C. Adrianna L.
5-235 Roman D. Dorentina N.
5-237 Madelyn C. Gavin R.
5-239 Geoffrey H. Zaria L.

We are Proud of All of You!  Keep up the Great Work!

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10/1/17 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminders from your PC…

Here’s what’s going on at TAOTS on

October 2 – October 6!

Monday, October 2, 2017 parent-teacher-communication-1

  • 2:20pm – 3pm Parent Communication Day!  Please be sure to make an appointment with your child’s teachers in advance if you would like to discuss any issues, concerns, or just catch up.
  • Kindly, reach out to Ms. Appelbaum to register for your NYC Schools Account (NYCSA) if you have not done so already.  Using the NYCSA will allow you to access your child’s past and present absence, lateness, report cards, and assessments.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

happy autumn tuesday

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

  • The deadline to return your Federation and Project Smarts After School Slips is today!  Kindly be sure to return your Federation & Project Smarts after school slips if you would like your child to participate.

happy-wednesday-2

  • Dancing Classrooms began for 4th & 5th Grade on September 27 & 28.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

thursday inspiration

Friday, October 6, 2017enrichment clusters

  • Enrichment Clusters begin!

 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

  • Come Join TAOTS and march in The Brooklyn Columbus Day Parade at 1pm .   Line up begins 12 – 12:30pm at 61st Street columbusdaybetween 18th Avenue & 19th Avenue.  We look forward to marching with you!
  • School will be closed on Monday, October 9, 2017 for Columbus Day.

Important Reminders

Middle School Update for 5th Grade

Mark Twain Middle School Request form for testing has went home.  Please be sure to read, complete, and return by Friday, October 20, 2017.

Save the Date : Monday , October 30, 2017 Middle School Workshop –

Nest Middle School Workshop 5:30pm &

General Education Middle School Workshop 6:30pm

BandBand performance 2017

TAOTS Band 2017-2018 Practice will begin Monday, October 2, 2017

Blue Cards & Permission Slips

Kindly Complete and Return your Emergency Blue Cards. and Permissions Slips.

Apply For Lunch Onlinelunch apply

Please be sure to apply for lunch online if you have not done so already at nyc.applyforlunch.com

Immunizations

Kindly be sure that your child is up to date with all their Immunizations.  Please contact Ms. Stephanie Martini our Pupil Accounting Secretary smartini@taots.org   

Absences

If your child is absent, kindly send in a note and an email to admin@taots.org as well as an email to your child’s teachers.  Please be sure to include your child’s Full Name and Class on your note and email.  Thank you .

Dismissal Plan

  • If you have a change to your child’s Dismissal Plan , it is very important to contact your child’s teachers either by email before 12pm or write a note and send it in your child’s HW Folder.
  • If your child is a Bus Student and you DO NOT want them to ride home at 2:20pm, it is very important to notify Ms. Appelbaum or Mr. Defeo by email or call the Main Office before 12pm. mappelbaum@taots.org or ddfeo@taots.org 718-621-2730.

TAOTS After School Programs

Federation After School:

Start Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pmAfter School Picture

Project Smarts After School:

Start Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Thursday, March 29, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

 

 

9/24/17 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminders from Your PC…

Here’s What’s Happening At TAOTS on

September 25th – 29th !

 

Monday, September 25, 2017parent-commination-pic

  • 2:20pm – 3pm Parent Communication Day!  Please be sure to make an appointment with your child’s teachers in advance if you would like to discuss any issues, concerns, or just catch up.
  • Kindly, reach out to Ms. Appelbaum to register for your NYC Schools Account (NYCSA) if you have not done so already.  Using the NYCSA will allow you to access your child’s past and present absence, lateness, report cards, and assessments.
  • 5:30pm ASD Nest Parent Meet & Greet Library (Adult Event)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

happy autumn tuesday

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

funny-wednesday-quotes

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Happy Thursday

Friday, September 29, 2017

happy-sunday-happy-weekend fall

Important Reminders

Park Permission Slip for 5th Grade Recces

Kindly return your completed tear off to allow your 5th Grade student to enjoy recces in the newly renovated Seth Low Park with supervision.

Middle School Update for 5th Grade

Middle School Directories have been sent home.

Save the Date : Monday , October 30, 2017 Middle School Workshop –

Nest Middle School Workshop 5:30pm &

General Education Middle School Workshop 6:30pm

BandBand performance 2017

4th & 5th Grade – Kindly submit your band forms if you are interested in joining the band.

Blue Cards & Permission Slips

Kindly Complete and Return your Emergency Blue Cards. and Permissions Slips.

Apply For Lunch Onlinelunch apply

Please be sure to apply for lunch online if you have not done so already at nyc.applyforlunch.com

Immunizations

Kindly be sure that your child is up to date with all their Immunizations.  Please contact Ms. Stephanie Martini our Pupil Accounting Secretary smartini@taots.org   

Absences

If your child is absent, kindly send in a note and an email to admin@taots.org as well as an email to your child’s teachers.  Please be sure to include your child’s Full Name and Class on your note and email.  Thank you .

Dismissal Plan

  • If you have a change to your child’s Dismissal Plan , it is very important to contact your child’s teachers either by email before 12pm or write a note and send it in your child’s HW Folder.
  • If your child is a Bus Student and you DO NOT want them to ride home at 2:20pm, it is very important to notify Ms. Appelbaum or Mr. Defeo by email or call the Main Office before 12pm. mappelbaum@taots.org or ddfeo@taots.org 718-621-2730.

 

TAOTS After School Returning Soon…   Stayed Tuned for More Information!

Federation After School:

Start Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pmAfter School Picture

Project Smarts After School:

Start Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Thursday, March 29, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

 

 

9/24/17 Weekly Announcements & Important Reminders from Your PC…

Here’s What’s Happening At TAOTS on

September 25th – 29th !

 

Monday, September 25, 2017parent-commination-pic

  • 2:20pm – 3pm Parent Communication Day!  Please be sure to make an appointment with your child’s teachers in advance if you would like to discuss any issues, concerns, or just catch up.
  • Kindly, reach out to Ms. Appelbaum to register for your NYC Schools Account (NYCSA) if you have not done so already.  Using the NYCSA will allow you to access your child’s past and present absence, lateness, report cards, and assessments.
  • 5:30pm ASD Nest Parent Meet & Greet Library (Adult Event)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

happy autumn tuesday

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

funny-wednesday-quotes

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Happy Thursday

Friday, September 29, 2017

happy-sunday-happy-weekend fall

Important Reminders

Proper Clothing

Kindly send your children in proper school attire, safe and comfortable sneakers.  Also, explain to your children when they feel warm in class to remove their extra sweater.

Park Permission Slip for 5th Recces

Kindly return your completed tear off to allow your 5th Grade student to enjoy recces in the newly renovated Seth Low Park with supervision.

Middle School Update for 5th Grade

Middle School Directories have been sent home.

Save the Date : Monday , October 30, 2017 Middle School Workshop –

Nest Middle School Workshop 5:30pm &

General Education Middle School Workshop 6:30pm

BandBand performance 2017

4th & 5th Grade – Kindly submit your band forms if you are interested in joining the band.

Blue Cards & Permission Slips

Kindly Complete and Return your Emergency Blue Cards. and Permissions Slips.

Apply For Lunch Onlinelunch apply

Please be sure to apply for lunch online if you have not done so already at nyc.applyforlunch.com

Immunizations

Kindly be sure that your child is up to date with all their Immunizations.  Please contact Ms. Stephanie Martini our Pupil Accounting Secretary smartini@taots.org   

Absences

If your child is absent, kindly send in a note and an email to admin@taots.org as well as an email to your child’s teachers.  Please be sure to include your child’s Full Name and Class on your note and email.  Thank you .

Dismissal Plan

  • If you have a change to your child’s Dismissal Plan , it is very important to contact your child’s teachers either by email before 12pm or write a note and send it in your child’s HW Folder.
  • If your child is a Bus Student and you DO NOT want them to ride home at 2:20pm, it is very important to notify Ms. Appelbaum or Mr. Defeo by email or call the Main Office before 12pm. mappelbaum@taots.org or ddfeo@taots.org 718-621-2730.

 

TAOTS After School Returning Soon…   Stayed Tuned for More Information!

Federation After School:

Start Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pmAfter School Picture

Project Smarts After School:

Start Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm

End Date: Thursday, March 29, 2017 – 2:20pm – 4:20pm