Interested in a seat on CEC15? Sigue abierta la candidatura para la Presidencia

Thu, Oct 17 10:18am

A Borough President Appointee seat is still open.   If you are a person who cares deeply about the D15 school community, are willing to attend and actively participate in at least 3 meetings a month, ... [More]

Botanic Garden Discovery Garden Early Opening for Children and Families of All Abilities

Tue, Oct 15 2:43pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:     Botanic Garden Discovery Garden Early Opening for Children and Families of All Abilities     The next Brooklyn Botanic Garden Discovery Garden Early ... [More]

Wear Pink

Tue, Oct 15 2:21pm

    Just a reminder to wear pink tomorrow Wednesday, October 16 to support Breast Cancer Awareness.   Thank you. Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator

Picture Day is Coming!! ICT Site - Wednesday, October 30th! 6:1:1 Site - Thursday, October 31st

Mon, Oct 14 9:03pm

Hello PS 372 Families, Picture Day is coming up soon...Wednesday, October 30th (ICT) and Thursday, October 31st (6:1:1)! We will be working again with Stomping Ground Photo and they have made communic ... [More]

Attention Party People: Auction Committee Kick-Off Meeting

Mon, Oct 14 7:18pm

The Annual Silent Auction and Gala (adults only) is one of the school's biggest -- and most fun -- fundraisers.   The event is in March but we are having a quick meeting this week, Thursday, Oct. 17,  ... [More]

All 1st Grade Students Walk Up Independently to Their Classrooms Tuesday, October 15

Fri, Oct 11 2:41pm

Good Afternoon Children's School Families:   Starting Tuesday October 15 all 1st grade students will walk independently to their classrooms at morning drop-off.   Today, Ms. Adele and I saw many 1st g ... [More]

Thank You from the Swap&Movie Night Committees

Wed, Oct 9 11:40am

                                                                             The Clothing Swap&Movie Nights are community building events that rely solely on support from attendees, committees, PS 372 ... [More]

Come Learn About Our School's Safety Protocols at the next PTA Meeting - Oct 10th @ 8:30!

Tue, Oct 8 8:01pm

The Next PTA Meeting is THIS Thursday, October 10th at 8:30am in the cafeteria!  Come Learn About: Our School's Safety Protocols from Bridget Nash, AP Pizza Friday Picture Day Brooklyn Nets Game  And ... [More]

Pizza Friday Starts THIS Friday, October 11th....Last Call to Sign Up!!!

Tue, Oct 8 7:47pm

Pizza Friday starts THIS Friday, October 11th and the order form deadline has been extended! You can pay online at: https://inclusions.org/shop/pizza-friday-online-payment/ OR  Download the form and s ... [More]

Yom Kippur greetings.

Tue, Oct 8 3:39pm

ENRICHMENT CLASS UPDATE!

Tue, Oct 8 1:13pm

As Afterschool Enrichment begins, you must let your child(ren)’s Teachers know the class(es) and day(s) they will be attending the Enrichment Program! Please send them a note via backpack. Please note ... [More]

CEC15 Meeting MONDAY Oct 7 - 6:30 pm

Thu, Oct 3 3:17pm

Dear Friends and Families of District 15,   This Monday night at 6:30 pm, CEC15 will be conducting a Business Meeting at I.S. 136 Charles Dewey Middle School, and you are welcome and encouraged to att ... [More]

Dismissal Changes

Thu, Oct 3 3:05pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Just a kind reminder that if there are any changes to your child's dismissal plan please call the school before 1:00pm.   Please call Ms. Iris Oritz at (718)624-5271 ... [More]

Clothing Swap Tomorrow Evening: Clothing/Costumes and Volunteers Needed!

Thu, Oct 3 11:35am

Clothing Swap and Movie Night is almost here!!! We are starting to get some great donations but please go through your costume bins and closets and bring in your great outgrown gorgeous/scary/wild Hal ... [More]

Movie Night Info&Reminders

Thu, Oct 3 11:16am

Movie Night is tomorrow, Friday, October 4th in the GYM.  Please enter through the 1st Street doors. Volunteers Still Needed Sign-Up Here Ferdinand is rated PG(Parental Guidance) and will start at 7pm ... [More]

Enrichment Classes Start Tomorrow - Remember to put dismissal changes in writing to teachers!

Wed, Oct 2 10:28pm

  A kind reminder to please notify your teachers in writing via backpack if your child(ren)'s dismissal plan will be changing due to Fall Enrichment Classes.   Thank you!   All best, The Stay & Play Team

District 75 Girls STEM Program

Wed, Oct 2 3:21pm

Dear Children's School Families:   District 75 has a wonderful STEM program for girls ages 14 to 21.    Girls will learn how to code, program robots and participate with their parents on STEM field tr ... [More]

District 75 Citywide Programs Understanding my Child's IEP Workshop

Wed, Oct 2 3:06pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Understanding My Child's IEP is workshop begin held on Monday, October 7 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at the District 75 Offices located at 400 1st Avenue, NY, NY.   Plea ... [More]

First Lice Check is THIS Friday, October, 4th!! Please make sure permissions slips are in!

Wed, Oct 2 1:37pm

Lice Screening   We at The Children’s School are extremely vigilant about preventing wide-spread outbreaks. This includes three school-wide lice checks per year, which are run by our PTA and staffed b ... [More]

Parent Volunteers Needed: Friday 10/4-Clothing Swap&Movie Night

Wed, Oct 2 9:34am

Parent volunteers are still needed for both the Clothing Swap&Movie Night this Friday 10/4. If you're able to volunteer for a 30 minute shift between 4:30-8:30pm, for either event, sign up via the Kon ... [More]

Last Chance to sign up for Enrichment Classes! PLEASE REGISTER NOW!

Tue, Oct 1 7:12pm

  LAST CHANCE TO SIGN UP FOR AFTERSCHOOL ENRICHMENT CLASSES! REGISTER NOW!!   Please note that some classes have not yet met their minimum enrollment numbers and therefore may have to close. Families ... [More]

Friday 10/4: Clothing & Costume Swap and Movie Night

Mon, Sep 30 5:05pm

Join Us On Friday, October 4th 6-9pm 6pm Clothing/Costume Swap in the Dance Room   Clothing and costumes in good condition (if you wouldn't give it to your picky best friend, please don't bring it to ... [More]

Blue Cards

Fri, Sep 27 2:29pm

Dear Children's School Families:   If you have not filled out your Blue Cards we ask that you do it as soon as possible.   If you would like to fill it out online please click the link below and fill ... [More]

School Closed Monday, September 30 and Tuesday, October 1

Fri, Sep 27 10:30am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   School will be closed on Monday, September 30 and Tuesday, October 1 for  Rosh Hashanah.   Thank you and enjoy your weekend. Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent ... [More]

PARKING ON THE SIDEWALK ALONG CON EDISON

Fri, Sep 27 9:51am

Dear Children's School Families:   Just a reminder please do not park on the sidewalk on the Con Edison side in the morning and afternoons.   Thank you, Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator

'Shana Tova'

Fri, Sep 27 8:09am

A very Happy New Year to all of our Jewish friends.     'Shana Tova' 

Join Us! FDNY Open House-October 5 and 6

Thu, Sep 26 2:21pm

The FDNY will be hosting open houses Saturday, October 5 and Sunday October 6. We would like to invite you to attend an open house in your neighborhood!   Sessions will be held either from 11 a.m.-1p. ... [More]

Attention Amazon Shoppers

Thu, Sep 26 9:50am

PTA of PS372 is now on AmazonSmile. You Shop. Amazon Gives. Click the link below to select PTA of PS372 as your charity. Support PTA of PS372 *An easy way to support PTA of PS372 at no extra cost to you*    

Buy PS 372 Gear And Support Your PTA

Wed, Sep 25 12:46pm

We have some amazing gear in stock for the fall. Hoodies, raglan shirts, trucker hats, water bottles and more! It's a great time to show some school spirit while supporting our PTA.   When you make a ... [More]

Pizza Friday Session 1 Starts Friday, October 11th...FORMS are DUE by 10/4!!

Tue, Sep 24 11:05pm

  Pizza Friday is Finally Here...Friday, October, 11th!! Pizza Friday is one of the biggest PTA Fundraisers at our school and is available to grades Kindergarten-5th. Every Friday the kids get super e ... [More]

October 2019 Calendar

Tue, Sep 24 2:49pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Please find October 2019 calendar and find out what is going on here at the school during the month of October.   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ... [More]

UPDATED NYC DOE CALENDAR 2019-2020

Tue, Sep 24 1:42pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find an updated 2019-2020 DOE School Calendar.   Please note that Monday, December 23, 2019 there is no school.   Our winter break will begin Mo ... [More]

Limited Spaces Now Available for Early Childcare in Stay & Play Afterschool

Mon, Sep 23 7:54pm

Dear PS 372 Families, We have hired more staff, so we therefore have a limited number of additional spots for Pre-K and K students in our Stay & Play Afterschool Program. If you have would like to enr ... [More]

Afterschool Fall Enrichment Classes Now Open for Registration!

Mon, Sep 23 7:39pm

  FALL ENRICHMENT CLASSES ARE OPEN FOR ENROLLMENT NOW! The 1st class begins October 3rd!   CLICK HERE TO BROWSE OPTIONS & SIGN UP: https://stayandplay372.com/index.php/enrichment-options/  

Stay & Play Call for Donated Board Games, Yarn & Other Arts & Crafts Supplies!

Mon, Sep 23 7:11pm

Dear PS 372 Community, Our afterschool program uses a lot of yarn! And a lot of craft supplies! And a lot of board games!   We have a budget to buy a good deal of supplies, but if you have these kinds ... [More]

Parent Coordinator - Attending Professional Development Monday, September 23

Fri, Sep 20 2:10pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Happy Friday!!   I will be out on Monday, September 23 for a Parent Coordinator Professional Development Day.   I will have email access if you need to ... [More]

Pick Up For Climate Change Walk

Fri, Sep 20 12:22pm

If you plan on picking up your child or children to participate in the Climate Change Protest, please do so before 2pm.  This will help us safely dismiss all children from the building this afternoon. ... [More]

D15 Zoning Update - Sept 24 6:30 pm at P.S. 32

Fri, Sep 20 8:12am

DOE Presentation on Potential Elementary School Rezoning and Admission Changes Date: Tuesday, Sept 24, 2019 Time:  Start time 6:30 pm. Doors open at 6 pm. Location: PS 32 - 317 Hoyt St, enter on Union ... [More]

What's Happening at The Children's School

Thu, Sep 19 2:21pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Just a few things that are happening here at The Children's School that you might be interested in attending.   Friday, September 20th 4th Grade Curric ... [More]

Garden Committee Informational Meeting this Friday

Wed, Sep 18 9:57pm

Hi 372 Gardeners   The Garden Committee will be holding a first informational meeting this Friday, September 20th right after drop off at 8:20A that will last about 20-25 minutes.  If it is good weath ... [More]

SAVE THE DATE: Friday, October 4th 6-9pm

Wed, Sep 18 9:07pm

The PTA of PS372 invites you and your family to... FALL 2019 Clothing&Costume Swap AND Movie Night featuring FERDINAND PG (Parental Guidance) ADMISSION IS FREE  *concessions for sale *pizza*popcorn*dr ... [More]

Climate Strike Friday, September 20

Wed, Sep 18 2:58pm

  Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Parents have expressed in attending the Climate March with their children this Friday, September 20 in Foley Square.   NYC DOE has said that students ... [More]

New Families Orientation - Thursday, September 19

Tue, Sep 17 3:24pm

Dear Children's School Families:   If any of our new families missed the May 29th New Families Orientation, we will hold another on on Thursday, September 19 at 8:45am in the cafeteria.   Please let m ... [More]

Learn About Becoming a Class Parent

Tue, Sep 17 9:54am

This Friday at 8:30 in the cafeteria after drop off there will be a meeting for those interested in becoming a class parent.   It is a great time to learn if this is a new role to you and also great i ... [More]

Morning Drop Off

Mon, Sep 16 9:32am

Good Morning,    Thank you all very much for following the driver drop off this morning.    A few things to remember:   1. The cones on Carroll are in place to allow parents to pull up and for student ... [More]

The Children's School Family Handbook Now Available on Inclusions!

Mon, Sep 16 8:23am

Dear P.S. 372 Families,   The school handbook is now available for download and use on our inclusions.org website!   This resource is a collaboration of the SLT, Administration and the PTA to share in ... [More]

NEW FAMILIES POT LUCK PICNIC is TOMORROW!

Fri, Sep 13 4:30pm

Dear New Families of The Children's School,   The PTA would cordially like to invite you to the New Families Potluck Picnic on Saturday, September 14th 12-3:30pm in the Big School Yard (Whitwell Stree ... [More]

Parent Coordinator - When I am out of the Building

Fri, Sep 13 2:23pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I hope everyone had a great first full week of school. I hope your children have begun to settle into a routine and made friends.   As you know we have ... [More]

Morning Drop Off

Fri, Sep 13 1:33pm

As of Monday morning, September 16th we would like to try something new which may alleviate some of the concerns we are having with Con Edison sidewalk parking, on First street.    We will block off t ... [More]

Late Pick-Up Policy for the P.S. 372 ICT Site - PLEASE READ

Fri, Sep 13 12:04pm

9/13/19   Dear P.S. 372 Community,   We want to make everyone aware of the new late pick up policy.   The P.S. 372 school day ends at 3:10 pm. If you arrive to pick up your child after 3:10, please pr ... [More]

Pre-K & K Currently at Capacity for Stay & Play Afterschool Program

Thu, Sep 12 1:46pm

  Our early childhood program (Pre-K and K students) is currently at capacity for our Stay & Play Afterschool Program (including  Drop-In).   We hope to add more staff to early childhood once the prog ... [More]

School Lunch Meals

Thu, Sep 12 11:59am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   The NYC DOE offers free breakfast and lunch to all NYC school children.   Below is the link for the PreK - 8th Alternative Lunch for the month of Octob ... [More]

Become a Class Parent Liaison!

Wed, Sep 11 12:06pm

                                                    Hello PS 372 families!                            Interested in being a part of our school community while                                    helpin ... [More]

Curriculum Conferences

Wed, Sep 11 11:05am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Curriculum Conferences will begin Friday, September 13 to Monday, September 23. All conferences will begin at 8:20am and end at 9:20am and will be held ... [More]

New Office for the Parent Coordinator

Tue, Sep 10 9:25am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   I have moved my office down to Room M1 which is on the otherside of the main office - it is the old office of the Assistant Principals.    My n ... [More]

Citywide Council on English Language Learners

Tue, Sep 10 9:22am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Please find attached the Citywide Council on English Language Learners calendar for 2019-2020.   If you have any questions please do not hesita ... [More]

Outside After School Programs Pick Up Procedures

Mon, Sep 9 4:23pm

Good Afternoon Children's School Families and Community:   Hope everyone had a great weekend.   If your child attends any of the after school programs outside of The Children's School we ask that you ... [More]

COMMUNITY EDUCATION COUNCIL DISTRICT 15

Mon, Sep 9 3:26pm

¡Bienvenido de nuevo al distrito escolar 15!   Los miembros de CEC15 les desean a usted y a sus comunidades escolares un año lleno de logros y maravillosas experiencias,. Esperamos que los primeros dí ... [More]

Free Event! 2019 NYC/NYSED PARENT CONFERENCE - Open Registration

Mon, Sep 9 3:15pm

FREE EVENT   The NYS Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages The NYS Language RBERN at New York University The NYS/NYC RBERN at Fordham University   PRESENT   2019 NYC/NYSED PARENT CONFERENC ... [More]

FIRST PTA Meeting on Thursday, September 12th at 8:30am in the Cafeteria!

Mon, Sep 9 2:16pm

Please join us for the year's first PTA meeting on Thursday, September 12th at 8:30am in the cafeteria! Coffee, bagels & juice will be served! *Welcome back from PTA Executive Board & Administration * ... [More]

Letter from Chancellor Carranza

Fri, Sep 6 1:15pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find Chancellor Carranza's Welcome Back to School letter in English, Spanish and Chinese.   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ... [More]

Message from Frank Ammirata, Assistant Principal, I.A.

Thu, Sep 5 1:09pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Welcome Back!!   Hope everyone is excited for a brand new school year.   Please find a letter from our newest interim acting Assistant Principal Frank ... [More]

Welcome to the PS 372 2019-20 School Year! Start of the Year Info Attached!

Wed, Sep 4 8:38pm

We are excited to see you tomorrow PS 372 Families! Please make sure to stop by and say hi to the members of the PTA Executive Board, who will be at the Welcome Tables in the morning with bagels, juic ... [More]

WE'RE COLLECTING OLD MARKERS TO RECYCLE!

Wed, Sep 4 2:58pm

Do you have dried up markers that you're looking to throw away?  If so, recycle them! Our school is partnering with Crayola to be part of their Crayola Color Cycle Initiative.  Through this initiative ... [More]

LAST DAY to Register for our New Afterschool Program and have the Registration Fee Waived!

Wed, Sep 4 2:11pm

  Today is the LAST DAY to Register for our NEW Afterschool Program and have the Registration Fee Waived!   Remember to BOTH Register and Choose the Days you want!   www.stayandplay372.com

REVISED BUS ROUTES 2019-2020

Wed, Sep 4 8:54am

Good Morning Children's School Families and Community:   Please find a REVISED Bus Routes sheet for 2019-2020   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.    Thank you, Yvette Aga ... [More]

Stay and Play After School Program

Tue, Sep 3 2:43pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I hope everyone had a restful summer and is ready to go back to school.   Our new after school program Stay and Play will begin on the first day of sch ... [More]

Bus Routes 2019-2020

Wed, Aug 28 12:05pm

Dear Children' School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please find attached the Bus Routes for 2019-2020.    If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.   Thank you, Y ... [More]

TONIGHT - Community Meeting: Rezoning and School Planning in Red Hook at 6:00 p.m.

Tue, Aug 27 2:07pm

Dear D15 Friends and Families:   This is a reminder that the Office of District Planning is hosting a Community Meeting: Rezoning and School Planning in Red Hook.  The meeting will be held TONIGHT, Au ... [More]

REGISTER IN PERSON OR ONLINE FOR STAY & PLAY (OUR NEW AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM) TODAY!

Mon, Aug 26 12:19pm

  You can Register in person for our new Stay & Play Afterschool Program! Janine DiLorenzo will be at the PTA desk (off the ICT cafeteria) from August 27th-29th and from September 3rd-5th from 8:30-10 ... [More]

SAVE THE DATE - Panel for Educational Policy Meeting - Wed, Aug 28, 2019

Mon, Aug 26 10:18am

Dear D15 Friends and Families, Please see the announcement below regarding this month's Panel for Education Policy<https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/leadership/panel-for-education-policy> meeting i ... [More]

Bus Information

Mon, Aug 26 9:12am

Dear Children's School Families:   Hope you are enjoying the last few days of summer.   If you are looking for bus information please call Office of Pupil Transportation at the following number 718-39 ... [More]

Register for our NEW Afterschool Program NOW! Enroll in Stay & Play TODAY!

Mon, Aug 19 10:20am

Registration for The Children's School's NEW Afterschool Program is NOW OPEN!   If you enroll in Stay & Play before the first day of school (9/5!) we will waive your registration fee!   Go to www.stay ... [More]