The next calendar/working business meetings are scheduled for Monday, May 18th at 6:30 pm. The location TBD.
Pre-Kindergarten enrollment is now open (from March 16th to April 24th) for students born in 2011 for September 2015. For more information go to www.nyc.gov/prek..
Wagner Middle School students participated in the St. Jude's Children Hospital Math-A-Thon and raised over $21,534.
IS 104 hosted a Manhattan Middle School Basketball Tournament on March 8th.
Lower Manhattan Community School captured the boys A championship with a one point victory.
Wagner won the girls championship in a thrilling overtime game. Wagner's 8th grader, Frederick Walter will be participating in the Daily News citywide spelling bee representing Manhattan.
Congratulations to the following schools and principals:
PS 150 for winning the National Blue Ribbon Award for academic excellence.
PS 2 recipient of an Apple ConnectED Grant which provides iPads, MacBooks, learning content, curriculum support, and wireless infrastructure.
PS 131 has been awarded a $25K planning grant to target professional development for staff to implement a Dual Language Program in English and Mandarin.
PS 124 won outstanding performance at the Junior Theatre Festival in Atlanta, GA. In addition, two students were invited to participate in the All Stars performance and music teacher, Ryan Olsen won a Freddy G. Teacher Fellowship Award
PS 33 Chess Team placed second in the National Chess Tournament which was held in Orlando, Florida.
The Clinton School for Writers was highlighted in the Chancellor's "Arts in Education Report" as a school that does exemplary work in music, visual and performing arts on a middle school level. PS 51 was also recognized for their work in integrating and implementing a strong arts program.
Our Blackboard Awards Recipients:
Nancy Sing Bok, PS 51 and Ronnie Najjar, PS 89 for outstanding elementary schools
Jacqui Getz, PS/IS 126 for outstanding K-8 school
David Getz, MS 114 (ESMS) for outstanding principal
There is a vacancy on the council for a parent with a child receiving (ELL) English Language Learner services, or has received ELL services within the last two years. Please apply if you fit this criteria or encourage someone else to apply. For an application: click here.
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