2022 Virtual Book Fair has begun!

Thu, Jan 27 4:03pm

  PS372 Virtual Book Fair Winter 2022   The PTA has teamed up with Community Bookstore to create a Virtual Book Fair!  Read-a-thon is coming so stock up on books! However, the Book Fair is not just fo ... [More]

Notice From the DOHMH

Wed, Jan 26 9:11am

Dear P.S. 372 -The Children's School - 75K372 Community: The health and safety of our students and staff, and everyone in the DOE family across the city, is our top priority. We are committed to ensur ... [More]

February School Lunch Menu

Wed, Jan 26 8:03am

Pre-K - 8 Express Hot Lunch February's Menu « Go to January's Menu Date Menu Daily Offerings Daily Lunch Specials Peanut Butter & Jelly Cheese Sandwich Hummus Grab & Go 1% Low Fat Milk Fat Free Milk F ... [More]

Mask requirements on school buses

Tue, Jan 25 1:56pm

We are of course following the news on potential changes to mask wearing. For now, masks are required daily and all day unless there is a medically approved accommodation. Below is the guideline for m ... [More]

INCLUDEnyc Fair, Sat., Jan 29th

Tue, Jan 25 8:03am

For Families of Young People with Disabilities Saturday, January 29th from 9 AM to 1 PM   Details for this annual event are below. Register at: https://includenyc.org/events/2022-includenyc-fair/   20 ... [More]

CEC15 Calendar Meeting Tuesday, January 25 at 6:30

Tue, Jan 25 7:57am

All are welcome to attend CEC15's January Calendar Meeting Featuring: D15 District Report by Superintendent Skop   Please join us on Tuesday night. Superintendent Skop and the HS Superintendent Ross w ... [More]

Two cases reported over this weekend.

Sun, Jan 23 9:28am

Good morning,    Apologies for the Sunday disruption. I have been notified of two more positive cases.  Please note that if your child was in direct contact, you would have received an additional noti ... [More]

Positive Cases at Carroll Street

Fri, Jan 21 2:45pm

Dear Families:   Thank you for your continued patience this week. We hope you are all safe . At the end of this week (January 18-January 21) we have had about 14 additional positive cases in the schoo ... [More]

Join us at the PTA Meeting tonight!

Thu, Jan 20 5:36pm

January PTA Meeting   Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 6:45 PM          Agenda includes - SLT Special Election Corsi-Rosenthal Box project  Virtual Book Fair Readathon   Join Zoom Meeting https://nycdoe.zoom.us ... [More]

School Pictures

Tue, Jan 18 7:21pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I hope everyone had a great three day weekend.   If you have not ordered your school pictures please click on the following link with instructions on h ... [More]

Thursday Night -- January PTA Meeting

Tue, Jan 18 11:08am

January PTA Meeting   Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 6:45 PM          Agenda includes - SLT Special Election Corsi-Rosenthal Box project  Virtual Book Fair Readathon   Join Zoom Meeting https://nycdoe.zoom.us ... [More]

*Update – Corsi-Rosenthal Box Project*

Tue, Jan 18 7:57am

Off to a good start, the project has built 18 boxes so far and distributed them to the Carroll Street cafeteria and classrooms at both sites. Now we need to accomplish the big push to build the filter ... [More]

Free High Quality Masks for Students

Sat, Jan 15 9:17pm

hello,   A group of parents has arranged for a bulk supply of KF94 masks to be available for students who don't already have them but would like to.  These masks are now recommended instead of cloth o ... [More]

Positive Cases at Carroll Street

Fri, Jan 14 3:22pm

Dear Families:   Thank you for your continued patience this week. We hope you are all safe . At the end of this week (January 8-January 14) we have had about 12 additional positive cases in the school ... [More]

School Closed - Monday, January 17, 2022

Fri, Jan 14 2:38pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families and Community:   Happy Friday!!   Just a gentle reminder that schools are closed on Monday, January 17, 2022 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.   E ... [More]

Thunderbird American Indian Dancers Show

Fri, Jan 14 2:37pm

Hello Families,    Each year 4th grade students have the opportunity to take classes with the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers. They learn traditional Native American dances from several different ... [More]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Fri, Jan 14 8:40am

This weekend, as we honor the memory and mission of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., let us once again renew our commitment to his dream of equal opportunity for all Americans.   May we draw inspiration fr ... [More]

Second Round of Screeners

Wed, Jan 12 1:06pm

Dear Children’s School Families:   We are beginning out administration of the next round of Acadience and MAP Growth Screeners.  The administration window is 1/10/22-2/11/22.    We will administer: Ac ... [More]

January Lunch Menu

Tue, Jan 11 8:36am

Pre-K - 8 Express Hot Lunch January's Menu Go to February's Menu » Date Menu Daily Offerings Daily Lunch Specials Peanut Butter & Jelly Cheese Sandwich Hummus Grab & Go 1% Low Fat Milk Fat Free Milk F ... [More]

Special Election to Fill Open Parent Seat on SLT

Mon, Jan 10 2:30pm

INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE  SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM? Special Election to Fill Open Parent Seat   The Children’s School is currently seeking candidates to run for 1 (one) parent seat on the School Lea ... [More]

Cases at Carroll Street

Fri, Jan 7 4:23pm

Dear Families:   Thank you for your continued patience as we added a snow storm to the week. We hope you are all safe .  As of today, we have called in more positive cases at the school.     At the en ... [More]

Message from School Chancellor David C. Banks

Thu, Jan 6 10:14am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please read attached Family Letter (English, Spanish and Chinese)  from the School Chancellor David C. Banks.   Thank you, Yvette A ... [More]

Positive Cases at Carroll Street

Wed, Jan 5 3:15pm

Dear Families:   We want to thank you so  much for your patience and kindness during this ever changing situation.  As you know, schools were asked to call in all positive cases that occurred during w ... [More]

返校信 Fǎn xiào xìn

Sun, Jan 2 8:35am

2021 年 12 月 23 日 各位家長:   當我在今年三月成為教育總監時,我深感榮幸可以領導這個我作為學生時在此成長的、作為父母送孩子 上學的,並且是我整個職業生涯服務的學校系統。我們不單是全國最大的系統,而且是最超凡的系統, 感謝顯著的多元化和學生、家庭和教育工作者的專心致心。現在當全市各家庭都在盡自己所能去努力保 護社區在奧秘克隆病毒變種侵襲中的安全時,我尤其體會到這一點。   從第一天 ... [More]

LETRA ESPAÑOLA REGRESO A LA ESCUELA

Sun, Jan 2 8:31am

23 de diciembre de 2021 Estimada familia:Cuando asumí el cargo de canciller en marzo, me conmovió profundamente tener el honor deliderar el sistema escolar en el cual me formé como estudiante, al cual ... [More]

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR OUR RETURN AFTER THE HOLIDAYS!

Sun, Jan 2 8:26am

Dear Families,   We hope you had a restful holiday and were able to spend time with your loved ones. As we look ahead to the New Year, our highest priority is to continue to ensure the health and safe ... [More]

Happy New Year from the Stay & Play After School Staff!

Sat, Jan 1 10:50pm

Happy New Year from the Stay & Play After School Staff! We hope you & your families had a healthy & safe holiday break. Just a reminder to register for Session 2 which  starts on Monday, January 3rd.  ... [More]

Family Letter from the DOE

Thu, Dec 23 2:06pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please see attached Family Letter from the DOE.   I want to take this opportunity to wish you all Happy Holidays and a Ha ... [More]

PTA Updates, Air Filter Project, & Appeal

Thu, Dec 23 11:55am

PS372 Families —    As the end of the year approaches, I wanted to share some news.    Annual Appeal is off to a Good Start The Annual Appeal has started strongly, raising over $15,000 so far in Decem ... [More]

Pajama Day - Thursday, December 23

Wed, Dec 22 7:21pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families:   Thursday, December 23 is Pajama Day!!   All students, teachers and staff should come dressed in their pajamas.   We wanted to do something fun with the eve ... [More]

Happy Kwanzaa

Wed, Dec 22 1:37pm

To the Children's School Community:   Wishing you a Happy Kwanzaa! 

Happy New Year!

Wed, Dec 22 1:16pm

To the Children's School Community:   Wishing everyone a Happy New Year! 

Merry Christmas

Wed, Dec 22 1:02pm

To The Children's School Families:   May your days be merry and bright! 

Soft Lock Down Drill Today

Wed, Dec 22 10:56am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Hope you are all well.   We conducted a Soft Lock-Down drill today. Drill lasted about 2 minutes and the children were amazing.   If you have a ... [More]

DOE COVID-19 Vaccination Portal

Tue, Dec 21 9:58am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Some of you have been asking where to submit your child's COVID-19 vaccination information.   Please click on the following ... [More]

COVID 19 Cases at Carroll Street

Mon, Dec 20 1:00pm

Dear Children's School Community,   Please be advised that by 12:45 pm today we have had 5 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in our building.   We are working with the situation room to notify close contact ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19 at Carroll Street

Fri, Dec 17 10:31am

Dear Families, Please read the letter below from the Department of Education.  We anticipate there being more cases between today and tomorrow.  Remember to stay home if you do not feel well and if yo ... [More]

Letter regarding school threats

Fri, Dec 17 5:20am

Dear Families, It has come to our attention that there is a social media challenge proposed on TikTok and other social media platforms encouraging students to “call in bomb threats, school shooting th ... [More]

The NYC Kids Rise Save for College Program

Thu, Dec 16 1:01pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   NYC Kids Rise Save for College program provides families, schools, and communities with a way to work together to save for and inve ... [More]

NYC DOE COVID Protocols

Thu, Dec 16 9:45am

Good Morning,   There has been a recent uptick in COVID-19 cases in our community.  We know that anxiety levels are high right now with this recent surge and the impending Holiday Break.   The Childre ... [More]

Pajama Day - Thursday, December 23

Wed, Dec 15 6:14pm

Good evening Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   We have 6 school days left before we are on holiday break.   Thursday, December 23 is the last day of school and I thought ... [More]

Confirmed Case of Covid 19

Tue, Dec 14 5:44pm

12/14/2021 4:26 PM Subject: Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined Dear P.S. 372 -The Children's School at 512 CARROLL STREET Community: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene ... [More]

Stay & Play! After School Registration is OPEN!

Mon, Dec 13 8:50am

Stay & Play! After School Registration is OPEN!!   There will be no waitlist this session and Drop-Ins will be welcome (must open an account and register). No need to rush your registration as long as ... [More]

Stay & Play! After School Winter Registration

Fri, Dec 10 12:46pm

Stay & Play Winter Session Registration will OPEN on Monday, December 13th! Stay & Play's return this fall was super successful...Thank you! We are now adding enrichment classes that will be offered t ... [More]

Picture Day Photos Ordering Deadline #1

Thu, Dec 9 10:27pm

Order deadline #1 for your child's picture day photos is tomorrow! For more information visit our PS 372 Picture Day Page at: https://iloveschoolpictures.com/PS372/4883

Celebrating Inclusive Schools Week

Wed, Dec 8 2:12pm

To the Children's School Community:   This week we are celebrating Inclusive Schools Week. Inclusive Schools Week celebrates the progress that schools have made in providing a supportive and quality e ... [More]

December Lunch Menu

Tue, Dec 7 7:44am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Below is the menu for December.  If you have any questions please let me know.   Thank you   Pre-K - 8 Express Hot Lunch De ... [More]

Lice Check Day - Friday, December 10th!

Mon, Dec 6 1:48pm

PS 372 Families, Our 1st Lice Check Day is this Friday, December 10th  @ ICT - Carroll Street. Information will be going home in backpacks today. If you do NOT want your child(ren) checked for lice, p ... [More]

Bus K718

Mon, Dec 6 7:42am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Hope you had a great weekend.   If your child is on bus K718 there will be no AM and PM bus services today.   You must drop them off at school ... [More]

Reminder: 2nd Dose Pop Up Vaccine Site

Fri, Dec 3 3:38pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families:   As you know, the DOE is sending the Round 2 Pop-Up Shop for the COVID-19 Vaccine  to our school on December 6th from 7:30am-4:30pm. Please line up outside ... [More]

SERS Begins Monday 12/6

Fri, Dec 3 2:00pm

Good Afternoon,   On Monday we will have our first Special Education Recovery Services (SERS) classes after school.  By this time you have received a letter indicating the day(s) your child will be at ... [More]

Collecting Target Gift Cards

Fri, Dec 3 12:27pm

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Happy Friday!! Hope all is well.   Every year at this time, The Children's School comes together as a community to help one of their own or som ... [More]

Planning for Monday's Vaccination Pop-up

Thu, Dec 2 5:16pm

Hi,   On Monday Dec 6, from 7:30 to 4:30pm, the Carroll Street site is hosting a 2nd DOE pop-up vaccination clinic for students enrolled at PS 372.     In order to plan, we are hoping to have an idea ... [More]

Notifying School of Changes in Child's Dismissal Plan

Wed, Dec 1 3:01pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   If there is a change in your child's dismissal plan whether they attend the Stay and Play program, or taking the bus, all changes m ... [More]

An Update & Message of Gratitude from School Chancellor Meisha Porter

Wed, Dec 1 8:16am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I hope you are all well.   Please see the attached letter from School Chancellor Meisha Porter.   Thank you, Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator

Round 2 Covid-19 Vaccine

Tue, Nov 30 3:23pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families:   Round 2 Pop-Up Shop for the COVID-19 Vaccine will be at our school on December 6th from 7:30am-4:30pm. DOE guidance has shared the round 2 vaccine is prima ... [More]

This Giving Tuesday - consider donating to The Children's School PTA

Tue, Nov 30 1:07pm

This Giving Tuesday, please consider donating to support our school. PS 372 is a unique school environment. From the caring and supportive educators to the close-knit community, we feel very fortunate ... [More]

Early Pick-Ups

Tue, Nov 30 8:51am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Just a gentle reminder that any early pick-up must be done before 1:30pm.   We cannot dismiss any students after 1:30pm  be ... [More]

Digital Equity Family Questionnaire

Mon, Nov 29 8:10am

The New York State Education Department is requiring all school districts, including the New York City Department of Education, to collect information from families about students’ access to devices a ... [More]

Vaccine 2nd Dose will be administered at TCS on 12/6/21 from 7:30am-4:30pm

Wed, Nov 24 12:34pm

Dear Families,   Second Doses on 12/6/21 at TCS.   No appointment needed from 7:30am-4:30pm.    As you might be aware, all New Yorkers age 5 and older can now receive a free COVID-19 vaccine. This is ... [More]

Nov. 23 Town Hall Recording

Tue, Nov 23 5:42pm

If you would like to watch the recording of the Town Hall that was held on Nov. 23 from 12pm- 1pm, please use the following link and request permission to view:   https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jTje ... [More]

Annual Appeal - Giving Thanks for The Children's School

Tue, Nov 23 4:00pm

PS 372 is a unique school environment. From the caring and supportive educators to the close-knit community, we feel very fortunate to be a part of it. Our school wouldn’t be this special place withou ... [More]

Happy Hanukkah

Tue, Nov 23 11:06am

                                                                    To all those who are celebrating we wish you peace and  joy during this Festival of Lights.   

Happy Thanksgiving!

Tue, Nov 23 10:57am

                                              Wishing The Children's School community a  Happy Thanksgiving! 

Town Hall Tomorrow 11/23/21 - Link below

Mon, Nov 22 12:41pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families:   The 372K Administrators will be hosting a Town Hall tomorrow on Tuesday 11/23/21, 12pm-1pm to discuss some updates regarding the NYCDOE Screeners (MAP Grow ... [More]

Town Hall Scheduled for Tuesday 11/23/21, 12pm-1pm

Mon, Nov 22 12:35pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families:   The 372K Administrators will be hosting a Town Hall on Tuesday 11/23/21, 12pm-1pm to discuss some updates regarding the NYCDOE Screeners (MAP Growth, Acadi ... [More]

Screeners Parent Letter

Mon, Nov 22 12:33pm

November 22, 2021   Dear Children’s School Families:   As you know, we recently administered Acadience and MAP Growth screeners to students for the beginning of the year. Today we will be sending home ... [More]

Thank You for Another Great Outdoor Movie Night

Sun, Nov 21 8:25pm

We want to thank everyone who braved the cold to make November Outdoor Movie Night so much fun!  Special thanks to the team who helped make it happen... Our PS372 Staff: Mr. Unyque, Mike Lanzi, and Ms ... [More]

Join us at November PTA meeting tonight!

Thu, Nov 18 2:51pm

**Meeting tonight** Announcement repeated in Spanish at the bottom Join us at the November PTA Meeting Nov 18, 2021 06:45 PM   Highlights include: updates from school administrators  Meet new AP Joshu ... [More]

Reminders for Friday Outdoor Movie Night

Thu, Nov 18 7:15am

If you would like to attend and have not yet signed up, click the link below Outdoor Movie Night Sign-Up Schoolyard Gate(Whitwell) will open at 6:00pm. Movie "The Fantastic Mr. Fox" will start at 6:30 ... [More]

Citywide Counsel for District 75

Tue, Nov 16 2:30pm

Public Meeting Notice    Date: Tuesday November 16th, 2021  Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm  Speakers:   Office of Pupil Transportation (OPT)    Please email your questions for OPT at this meeting to  D75Counci ... [More]

Ventilation in the Classrooms

Tue, Nov 16 11:23am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   We are hearing from families that their child is communicating back to them that the classrooms are very cold. The classroo ... [More]

NO PARKING ON THE SIDEWALKS

Tue, Nov 16 8:36am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:     We understand that parking in Park Slope is a nightmare but we are asking you kindly not to park on the sidewalk especially on the Con Ed sid ... [More]

Parent Teacher Conferences with Ms. Barbara Clark

Tue, Nov 16 7:57am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Ms. Barbara Clark will be available to speak with parents regarding their child's IEP and/or Related Services.   Please ema ... [More]

Fire Drill Today

Mon, Nov 15 2:21pm

Good Afternoon, We had our first Fire Drill today.  The children did an excellent job and evacuated the building in a swift manor.  We will continue to have fire drills and lockdown drills throughout ... [More]

Thursday, November 18 - Half-Day 11:30am Dismissal

Mon, Nov 15 10:05am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   I hope you all had a wonderful weekend.   Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Wednesday, November 17 (full day of school) and Thursday, ... [More]

Movie Night-Friday, November 19th: Sign Up TODAY

Mon, Nov 15 10:03am

The PTA of PS 372 would like to host one last Movie Night in 2021, if there is enough interest for THIS Friday, November 19th. Special thanks to Mike Lanzi and Ms. Rosa for getting our event permit in ... [More]

Upper and Lower Science Parent Teacher Conferences

Fri, Nov 12 8:32am

Dear families,    We are available to speak with you about your child's progress in Science during Parent Teacher Conferences.   Grades Pre-K, K, 1, and 2 are in Lower Science with Ms. Kathy. Grades 3 ... [More]

PTA Event Updates

Thu, Nov 11 1:42pm

A few brief announcements that we wanted to make before the PTA meeting next Thursday, November 18th @ 6:45pm.   Roots & Community will not take place this Fall. We have been asked to move this event ... [More]

Veteran’s Day

Wed, Nov 10 4:16pm

Veterans Day Tomorrow, November 11, we celebrate our brave men and women who served in the United States armed forces. TCS proudly salutes all those who have sacrificed to defend our freedoms, both in ... [More]

Vaccinate, Education, Graduate Vaccine Incentive Scholarship

Wed, Nov 10 3:29pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.     The 'Vaccinate, Educate, Graduate' Vaccine Incentive Scholarship is a five-week public outreach campaign, running through Decembe ... [More]

Thursday, November 11 - School Closed Veteran's Day

Wed, Nov 10 2:56pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Just a gentle reminder that school will be closed Thursday, November 11 in observance of Veteran's Day. No classes and no related services.   Enjoy the ... [More]

Confirmed Case Close Contacts Notified

Wed, Nov 10 12:55pm

  Dear P.S. 372 -The Children's School at 512 CARROLL STREET Community: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and the NYC Test + Trace Corps (T2) have determined that a member of our ... [More]

How to Reset Your Child's Student DOE Password and/or PIN

Wed, Nov 10 9:01am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   I have been receiving emails on how to reset your child's DOE password and/or PIN number.   First, you must have a New York City Sc ... [More]

Planning for Tomorrow's ICT Site Vaccine Pop-Up

Tue, Nov 9 12:16pm

Hello,   Tomorrow from 7 am-11 am, the Carroll Street site is a DOE pop-up vaccination clinic for students enrolled at PS 372.   To try to plan how many families are interested, please fill out this s ... [More]

Gifts That Give Back : Shopping for PS372

Tue, Nov 9 10:29am

This year, more than ever, your support of the PTA of PS372 is vital as we continue to navigate the challenges of our event fundraising. These Gifts That Give Back support the PTA at no extra cost to ... [More]

UPDATED INFORMATION ON VACCINE POP UP 11/10

Mon, Nov 8 12:23pm

Good Afternoon,    As we approach Wednesday we wanted to keep you up to date with any information we have about the vaccine pop-up here at The Children's School:   1.  Attached are the forms to fill o ... [More]

Map Growth

Mon, Nov 8 7:39am

Good morning:   As we mentioned, we are preparing to administer MAP Growth this week in the following areas:    ELA: Grades 3-5 (K-2 was administered Acadience last week)  Math: K-5   Please see the M ... [More]

October 2021 PTA Meeting recording is now available!

Sun, Nov 7 12:47pm

  If you missed the PTA Meeting on October 21st, or just want to watch it again, use this link to contact us for access to the recording.   https://drive.google.com/file/d/19BDwKdsLGVZ2n7jaWxML9yPblqE ... [More]

Getting a Covid Vaccination Soon? Support the PTA at the Same Time!

Sat, Nov 6 4:13pm

The PTA of PS 372 is now registered as a "referring agency" in NYC for the Covid vaccination program.  If you are making an appointment online for a city-run vaccination site, click "yes" when asked: ... [More]

Positive Case at Carroll Street

Sat, Nov 6 8:10am

11/5/2021    Dear P.S. 372 -The Children's School at 512 CARROLL STREET Community:   I hope you are staying healthy and safe. Today I am writing to inform you of a potential case of COVID-19 in our sc ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined

Fri, Nov 5 7:22am

Dear P.S. 372 -The Children's School at 512 CARROLL STREET Community:   The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and the NYC Test + Trace Corps (T2) have determined that a member of our ... [More]

Vaccine Pop Up Info

Thu, Nov 4 2:21pm

To The Children's School Community at 512 Carroll Street:    We have been informed that we will be a Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Pop-up site on 11/10/21 from 7:00AM-11:00AM for children ages 5-11.    Some ... [More]

Happy Diwali

Thu, Nov 4 7:55am

Children's School Families:    We wish you and your family a wonderful Diwali, a festival of lights and celebration of victory over darkness and ignorance.    Sending happiness and positivity to all. 

Parent Teacher Conferences - November 17 and November 18

Wed, Nov 3 3:18pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   I am getting emails from parents about Thursday, November 4th being a half day. It is not a half day for us nor is it a parent teac ... [More]

Welcoming our new Assistant Principal, Joshua Baez

Wed, Nov 3 12:08pm

Hello families,   my name is Josh Baez and I’m honored to join The Children’s School as your Assistant Principal. Joining a dedicated school community in advancing the rigorous instruction and inclusi ... [More]

November Lunch Menu

Wed, Nov 3 10:41am

Daily Offerings Daily Lunch Specials Peanut Butter & Jelly Cheese Sandwich Hummus Grab & Go 1% Low Fat Milk Fat Free Milk Fat Free Chocolate Milk Dipping Sauces: BBQ/ Ranch/ Honey Mustard/ Hot Sauce/ ... [More]

Tuesday, November 2 - Asynchronous Day

Mon, Nov 1 11:20am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope you all had a great weekend.   Tuesday, November 2 is an asynchronous instructional day. Work for the students will be posted on their Google Clas ... [More]

Election Day, 11/2/21

Mon, Nov 1 10:43am

Good morning Children's School Community:   As a reminder, tomorrow (11/2/21) is Election Day.  Students will not report to the school building, but will receive asynchronous assignments through Googl ... [More]

PICTURE DAY IS TOMORROW (Monday, November 1st)!!!

Sat, Oct 30 1:19pm

PICTURE DAY IS HERE!! PS 372 - The Children's School (Carroll Street Site) Stomping Ground will be at our school tomorrow Monday, November 1st!! Make Up Date (Absent Students ONLY) - Friday, December ... [More]

Give A Gift to a Family or Child in Need

Thu, Oct 28 10:56am

Dear Children's School Families:   Hope all is well.   Please see attached flyer for information regarding gift giving drive at The Children's School   Thank you, Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator  

PICTURE DAY IS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1st (ICT)!!!

Thu, Oct 28 9:02am

PICTURE DAY IS COMING!! PS 372 - The Children's School (Carroll Street Site) Stomping Ground will be at our school this Monday, November 1st!! Make Up Date (Absent Students ONLY) - Friday, December 17 ... [More]

Social Emotional Learning - SEL

Wed, Oct 27 10:55am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please see attached letter from Ms. Rosa regarding Social Emotional Learning or SEL Screener   If you have any questions please do ... [More]

Important Reminders About Parking and Pets

Wed, Oct 27 10:24am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Just a few gently reminders about morning drop-offs   -For parents who drive, there is morning alternate side parking around school ... [More]

Character Day - Friday, October 29

Tue, Oct 26 1:38pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Just a gentle reminder  that Friday, October 29 is Character Day.   We have celebrated Character Day here at The Children's School ... [More]

CEC15 October Calendar Meeting Tues, Oct 26 6:30 pm

Tue, Oct 26 8:11am

Dear D15 Friends and Families, Join us on Tuesday, October 26 at 6:30 pm for a virtual Calendar Meeting. Please see the draft agenda attached.    All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Please share ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined

Mon, Oct 25 6:30pm

10/25/2021 5:10 PM   Dear P.S. 372 -The Children's School at 512 CARROLL STREET Community:   The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and the NYC Test + Trace Corps (T2) have determined ... [More]

Potential case of COVID-19 - Carroll Street

Mon, Oct 25 3:10pm

10/25/2021 2:54 PM   Dear P.S. 372 -The Children's School at 512 CARROLL STREET Community:   I hope you are staying healthy and safe. Today I am writing to inform you of a potential case of COVID-19 i ... [More]

Thank You for a Great Outdoor Movie Night

Sun, Oct 24 7:32pm

  A HUGE THANK YOU goes out to the staff and parents at PS372 who teamed up to make this event happen. There was a lot of flexibility, time and hard work that went into making our first outdoor movie ... [More]

Three Wheeled Scooters

Fri, Oct 22 4:51pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Happy Friday!   If there are any families who have three-wheeled scooters that you might be getting rid of could you please donate them to our 6:1:1 si ... [More]

No Early PIck-Ups at 2:00pm

Fri, Oct 22 8:02am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   We cannot dismiss any students at 2:00pm. This disrupts the classes as they prepare dismissal of students especially those students ... [More]

October PTA Meeting starts at 6:45pm - Join us

Thu, Oct 21 5:28pm

**Reminder - Meeting tonight** Announcement repeated in Spanish at the bottom Join us at the October PTA Meeting Oct 21, 2021 06:45 PM   Highlights include: updates from school administrators  upcomin ... [More]

October PTA General Meeting - Thurs. 10/21 @ 6:45pm

Thu, Oct 21 7:46am

Join us at the October PTA Meeting Oct 21, 2021 06:45 PM   Highlights include: updates from school administrators  upcoming event news from the PTA Movie Night - rescheduled to 10/22 Family Fun Run - ... [More]

Family Letter from School Chancellor Meisha Porter

Wed, Oct 20 2:35pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please see attached letter (English, Chinese Spanish and Bengali) from School Chancellor Meisha Porter.   Thank you.

Morning Arrival at Carroll Street

Wed, Oct 20 8:42am

Good morning,    I write this morning to ask you to please assist us by coming in on time and making sure that you take your child's temperature is taken at home in order to complete the NYC Health Sc ... [More]

New York City Kids Rise - Save for College Program

Tue, Oct 19 2:11pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please find attached information from New York City Kids Rise about their Save for College Program   NYC Kids RISE is a nonprofit o ... [More]

Character Day - Friday, October 29

Tue, Oct 19 8:29am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   On Friday, October 29 we will be celebrating Character Day.   We have celebrated Character Day here at The Children's School for a ... [More]

Outdoor Movie Night: Friday, October 22nd

Mon, Oct 18 11:00am

PS 372 Outdoor Movie Night: Take 2   We're going to try this again on Friday, October 22nd... If you already had a reserved "spot" for last week, you still have it. If you were already on the waitlist ... [More]

Important Update: Movie Night Postponed to October 22nd

Fri, Oct 15 12:08pm

Due to circumstances beyond our control, Movie Night is POSTPONED until our rain date(Friday 10/22/21)   There will be NO MOVIE NIGHT tonight, Friday, October 15th as planned.   *Please keep an eye ou ... [More]

Oil Tank in our Playground...

Thu, Oct 14 11:33am

Good day everyone,    On Friday a temporary oil tank will be set up in our large playground due to the damage our existing oil tank incurred from the last storm (Hurricane Ida).  This temporary tank w ... [More]

Save the Date: Picture Day is Coming!!

Thu, Oct 14 11:09am

Save the Date Picture Day is Coming... Carroll Street - ICT Site Monday, November 1st Adelphi Street - 6:1:1 Site Thursday, November 4th MORE INFO TO COME!!    

Meeting with District 15 Superintendent Anita Skop

Thu, Oct 14 8:32am

D15 Community Superintendent Anita Skop and her team are hosting a Town Hall style meeting called Soup with the Supt on Thursday, October 14, 2021.   Join us for a conversation and to hear about our d ... [More]

Outdoor Movie Night: Update and Waitlist

Wed, Oct 13 10:44am

Outdoor Movie Night for this Friday has reached our capacity. There is a waitlist and families on the waitlist will be notified if&when additional spots become available between now and Friday.  *If y ... [More]

Lost Water Bottles

Tue, Oct 12 7:18pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please let me know if any of these water bottles look familiar.  None of them are labeled  except for the yellow and gray in the 3r ... [More]

Celebrate Italian Heritage ...

Sun, Oct 10 6:48pm

Cheers to our Italian community..      

TCS Celebrates Indigenous people

Sun, Oct 10 6:45pm

The Children's school community sends love to all and reminds you that all are welcome and celebrated at TCS,    

13th Annual Brooklyn PTA Fun Run

Sat, Oct 9 10:44am

The 13th Annual Brooklyn PTA Fun Run is back!    This year the focus is on creating a fun and safe activity for all of our public school communities and to help raise funds for those schools in most n ... [More]

Schedules

Fri, Oct 8 1:38pm

  To The Children's School Community:    As you may know, the city has imposed a vaccine mandate for all school staff working in school buildings effective 10/4/21. This has resulted in a shortage of ... [More]

Arrival and late students.......

Fri, Oct 8 9:05am

Good Morning,    As we approach the fourth week of school, we are going to be closing all arrival doors and gates at 8:20am.  Please remember that the day begins at 8:10am and as a courtesy we give a ... [More]

CEC15 October Announcement: Business and Calendar Meetings

Thu, Oct 7 10:33am

Dear District 15 Friends and Families,   Please see the attached and below information shared at our September CEC15 meetings, and save these dates for our upcoming October meetings:   Join us on Tues ... [More]

Park Slope Makerspace Open House on Monday

Wed, Oct 6 3:16pm

                      MakerSpace is excited to invite your families to an Open House for our Park Slope MakerSpace on Monday, October 11, a free event where we’ll be crafting rockets, coding games, an ... [More]

Save The Date Brooklyn PTA Fun Run, Spanish Translation

Wed, Oct 6 11:56am

Viernes 1, de octubre de 2021 Carrera divertida de la Asociación De Padres y Maestros Brooklyn 2021 PS 372 - La escuela de los niños Reserve este dia en su calendario   Qué: Carrera divertida de la As ... [More]

Save the Date: Friday, October 15th Outdoor Movie Night

Wed, Oct 6 10:08am

We will be having our First Outdoor Movie Night on Friday, October 15th in the Big Schoolyard at 512 Carroll Street. The schoolyard gate on Whitwell will open at 6:30pm to give ample time for check-in ... [More]

Digital Mentorship After-School Program

Tue, Oct 5 3:18pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please see attached flyer an after school program with Creative Sound Lab, 540 President Street, Brooklyn, NY.   6 week program beginning October 25 Mo ... [More]

Lost Water Bottles Looking for a Home

Tue, Oct 5 10:39am

October Lunch Menu

Tue, Oct 5 8:44am

Date Menu Daily Offerings Peanut Butter & Jelly (VE) Cheese Sandwich (V) Hummus Grab & Go (VE) Only On Tuesday/ Wednesday/ and Thursday: Tuna or Turkey Sandwich Only On Monday and Friday: Chickpea Wra ... [More]

Lost and Found

Mon, Oct 4 10:54am

  Please let me know if these belong to your child.   Thank you, Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator

Curriculum Conferences with Specialists

Mon, Oct 4 7:41am

Hello everyone:   You will have the opportunity to check in with Specialists today (Monday, October 4th, 2021 @2:30-3:00). You can decide who to visit using the links below. You can reach out to each ... [More]

Teachers' Office Hours Mondays 2:30 to 3:00pm

Fri, Oct 1 11:57am

Hello Children's School Families and Community:   Happy October   Just a gentle reminder teachers have office hours every Monday from 2:30 to 3:00 via Google Meet.   If you have any questions please l ... [More]

Brooklyn PTA Fun Run 2021

Fri, Oct 1 9:40am

Save The Date   What:  Brooklyn PTA Fun Run When:  Saturday, October 23, 2021 Where:  Prospect Park Why:  A fundraising event to support all Brooklyn Public Schools   Details about the event coming in ... [More]

September PTA Minutes (and Recording)

Thu, Sep 30 6:53pm

    The minutes from Sept. 23rd's meeting have been published on the school's website: https://inclusions.org/september-2021-pta-minutes/   If you'd like to watch the recording, use this link to conta ... [More]

Phones Down at The Children's School

Wed, Sep 29 10:03am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Our phones are down here at 512 Carroll Street.   If you are trying to get in touch with the school please email me  yvette.agasbautz@ps372.net ... [More]

School Supplies Needed

Tue, Sep 28 6:54pm

  If you have any extra school supplies to donate for PS372 students and/or if you are able to purchase additional supplies( i.e. Dollar Stores, Save on 5th, 2nd Street Art Supply etc), we would appre ... [More]

COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know

Tue, Sep 28 3:30pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Hope all is well.   Please find a flyer from the DOE Parent University inviting families to a virtual course called COVIE-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know schedule ... [More]

Dismissal Changes if there is an Emergency

Mon, Sep 27 3:14pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Hope all is well.   If you have a last minute change in dismissal, please call  the school (718) 624-5271 no later than12:30pm so that we can let the teachers know t ... [More]

Ms. Yvette's Office Hours

Mon, Sep 27 3:11pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. I will have office hours Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:00 to 11:00am for the school year. You will fi ... [More]

September PTA Meeting recording now available!

Mon, Sep 27 1:04pm

    If you missed the PTA Meeting on September 23rd, or just want to watch it again, use this link to contact us for access to the recording.   https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ZFb4fuWJfWrJmx9fZXCFng2 ... [More]

Class Parent Liaison Meeting Reminder

Mon, Sep 27 10:31am

Dear Children"s School Families,   For those of you interested in learning about being a Class Parent Liaison, or just want to meet up with any questions, I have inserted the link below.   https://mee ... [More]

Curriculum Overview with Mr. Frank

Fri, Sep 24 3:26pm

Good afternoon:   As promised, here is a link to today's Curriculum Overview presentation. I have attached the PowerPoint slides as well as a literacy glossary.  Access to the video is here: Curriculu ... [More]

Hispanic Heritage

Fri, Sep 24 12:16pm

National Hispanic Heritage Month From September 15 to October 15, our nation celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month to celebrate the generations of Hispanic Americans who have influenced and enri ... [More]

Class Parent Liaisons Google Meet Up

Fri, Sep 24 11:55am

Dear Children"s School Families,   For those of you interested in learning about being a Class Parent Liaison, or just want to meet up with any questions, I have inserted the link below.   https://mee ... [More]

Reminder! Curriculum Overview with Mr. Frank - Today (9/24/21@12:00pm)

Fri, Sep 24 7:37am

Hello Children's School Families:    We wanted to invite you to this year's Curriculum Conferences, an opportunity to meet with your classroom teams to review curriculum and instructional plans for th ... [More]

Parent Coordinator - Thursdays at 6:1:1 Site Fort Greene

Thu, Sep 23 2:48pm

Good afternoon Children's School Families:   Hope all is well.   Every Thursday I will be supporting the teachers, staff and students at our 6:1:1 site in Fort Greene.  You can reach me via email or b ... [More]

Letter for our NYC Chancellor regarding new procedures....

Wed, Sep 22 10:05am

Dear Families,   It was so exciting to welcome students back in our classrooms last week, seeing the joy on their faces as they all could finally return to learn in-person with their teachers and clas ... [More]

Positive Case at our Carroll Street Campus.

Wed, Sep 22 9:58am

Good day,   We have been notified of a positive COVID case at our Carroll Street Campus. Please read the letter below. We are waiting for further guidance from our DOE partners on any further actions ... [More]

September PTA Meeting - 9/23 @ 6:45pm

Wed, Sep 22 9:49am

Come join us at the  September PTA Meeting   Sep 23, 2021   6:45 PM ET   Highlights include: updates from school administrators  upcoming events &  news from the PTA news about Stay&Play after school ... [More]

Class Parent Liaisons

Tue, Sep 21 10:37am

2021/2022 School Year   Our kids are back in school and we are welcoming back to each classroom the very important role of Class Parent Liaison!   It has been over a year since we have had a coordinat ... [More]

Curriculum Conferences

Mon, Sep 20 1:14pm

Hello Children's School Families:    We wanted to invite you to this year's Curriculum Conferences, an opportunity to meet with your classroom teams to review curriculum and instructional plans for th ... [More]

COVID Testing Consent

Mon, Sep 20 9:45am

Good morning families:   The NYCDOE is encouraging families to submit consent for random COVID-19 testing which will resume the first week of school on a biweekly basis.     Families can re-submit a n ... [More]

Access to IEP Information in NYCSA for Families

Mon, Sep 20 8:43am

If you have a student with an Individualized Education Plan (IEP), status details are available on the NYCSA webpage, see below for more information.   Parents and guardians are now able to view their ... [More]

School Covid Testing Information Links

Sun, Sep 19 10:47pm

Hi,   Information about the DOE's in-school testing for the 2021-22 school year can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/health-and-wellness/covid-information/covid-19-testing-for-st ... [More]

Blue Cards

Fri, Sep 17 2:05pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Happy Friday!!   Just a gentle reminder that the Blue Sheets needs to be filled out and returned to school as soon as possible.   Those Blue Sheets tel ... [More]

Parent Tech Survey 2021

Fri, Sep 17 11:08am

Good morning Children's School Community:   We are working to see how many families have access to technology should we need to go remote. Please take a moment to complete this survey:   https://forms ... [More]

FAIR YELLOW BUS SERVICE

Fri, Sep 17 7:51am

    PLEASE SEE ATTACHED   JOIN DISTRICT 75 PARENTS 311 CAMPAIGN FOR   FAIR YELLOW BUS SERVICE

**UPDATE* NOON-3:30PM! New Families Picnic - Saturday, September 18th

Thu, Sep 16 8:53pm

The PTA of PS 372  Invites you to a picnic for New Families! Come meet other New Families and our Wonderful Staff & PTA: Principal, Rosa Amato Assistant Principal, Frank Ammirata Parent Coordinator, Y ... [More]

Morning Arrivals

Wed, Sep 15 3:26pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Happy 3rd Day of School.   Morning arrivals are running smoothly and it's only day 3 and I want to thank you all for arriving on time and showing us yo ... [More]

School Closed Thursday, September 16 - Yom Kippur

Wed, Sep 15 2:48pm

Hello Children's School Families and Community:   Thursday, September 16 school is closed in observance of Yom Kippur.   To those who observe Yom Kippur Have an Easy Fast.   Thank you

Lost and Found Items.

Wed, Sep 15 9:38am

Dear Children's School Families:   Hope all is well.   Please see picture of lost items looking for a home.   Please let me know if any of the items belong to your child.   Thank you, Yvette Agas-Baut ... [More]

School Lunch Menu - September and October

Tue, Sep 14 7:29pm

Good evening Children's School Families and Community:   Hope everyone had a great day.   Please find the school lunch menu for September and October. I have also included the link here the PreK-8th G ... [More]

New Stay & Play! After School Director Announcement!

Tue, Sep 14 10:20am

  We are happy to announce that we are bringing on Michelle Dobson as the new Director of Stay&Play!, our PS 372 PTA After School program. She has been a parent in the school for over 7 years, volunte ... [More]

No Parking on Whitwell Place, Denton and on 1st Street Next to Con Ed

Mon, Sep 13 3:47pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Welcome Back!!   Great to see you all this morning and the happy faces.   Just a few gentle reminders about morning drop-off/afternoon pick-up and park ... [More]

Changes to morning drop off

Mon, Sep 13 1:50pm

To the Children's School Community @Carroll Street:    It was so great to see everyone this morning and we are so happy to welcome our children back into the school building. Thank you for bearing wit ... [More]

Happy First Day of School (A few reminders)

Mon, Sep 13 6:43am

Arrival reminders:\   Please complete your Health Screening including temperature taking at home. Show your teacher the health screening clearance.   All students will need to wear a mask .  Parents w ... [More]

Introducing Magdalena Varela-Hand, our new Social Worker!

Sun, Sep 12 4:32pm

Dear Parents and Guardians,   I would like to introduce myself; my name is Magdalena Varela-Hand and I am the new social worker at The Children's School, 372K. I am a graduate of Adelphi University an ... [More]

Daily Health Screening

Sun, Sep 12 1:51pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope everyone is excited about the first day of school tomorrow.   Just a follow up regarding the Health Screening Form that must be done everyday.   S ... [More]

What's Happening in NYC Schools!

Sat, Sep 11 3:12pm

Please see the attached document from our NYC Chancellor's Office. 

Letter from Chancellor Porter

Sat, Sep 11 3:07pm

Dear Families,   Welcome to the 2021–2022 school year—our long-awaited homecoming!   I am beyond excited to begin our historic return to full-time, in-person instruction—after the most challenging 18 ... [More]

Health Screening Form

Fri, Sep 10 7:23pm

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Happy Friday!! We can not wait to see all the kiddos back in the building on Monday, September 13. All students must submit a Health Screening ... [More]

Stay & Play! Afterschool Starts Monday, September 13th!

Thu, Sep 9 6:34pm

Hello Children's School Families,  Stay & Play! Afterschool will start Monday, September 13th. We look forward to seeing everyone next week! If you have any questions, please email stayandplay372@gmail.com

General Education Bus Routes 2021-22

Wed, Sep 8 1:12pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   Please see below message from  Ms. Maura regarding general ed school buses.       1. There is no matron on the general education sc ... [More]

New Families Picnic - Saturday, September 18th

Tue, Sep 7 5:45pm

The PTA of PS 372  Invites you to a picnic for New Families! Come meet other New Families and our Wonderful Staff & PTA: Principal, Rosa Amato Assistant Principal, Frank Ammirata Parent Coordinator, Y ... [More]

Recording of September 2nd Town Hall Meeting with Ms. Rosa is now available!

Tue, Sep 7 8:38am

If you missed the Town Hall on September 2nd, or just want to watch it again, use this link to contact us for access to the recording. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HBLF-5L6ZQuA7bZLl4jhpKz_FJCYIcxS ... [More]

Happy Holiday

Fri, Sep 3 2:56pm

To the Children's School Community:   We wanted to wish those who celebrate a happy and healthy Rosh Hashanah. L'Shanah Tovah to all!  

After School Programs

Fri, Sep 3 8:43am

Good morning Children's School Families and Community:   Happy Friday!!   At the Homecoming Town Hall meeting with Ms. Rosa yesterday, it was mentioned that we would get a list of after school program ... [More]

TODAY! TOWN HALL WITH PRINCIPAL ROSA AMATO!

Thu, Sep 2 7:39am

Town Hall with Principal Rosa Amato! TODAY! September 2nd @ 2pm  Please sign up at the link below to participate in the Town Hall https://nycdoe.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtcuyhrj4jHNHumH5Ih9-NzO3IWY ... [More]

Return of School Laptops

Tue, Aug 31 3:07pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Hope all is well.   I apologize if this does not apply to you.   If you have not returned the chromebook that your child borrowed, please return them a ... [More]

DOE Homecoming 2021 - Our Commitment to your Health and Safety

Mon, Aug 30 3:00pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   We are so excited to see you all on the first day of school Monday, September 13, 2021.   To prepare for our return to school the DOE has released a gu ... [More]

TOWN HALL WITH PRINCIPAL ROSA AMATO!

Mon, Aug 30 2:42pm

Town Hall with Principal Rosa Amato! Thursday, September 2nd @ 2pm While there are still many unanswered questions, let's get together to support one another! Ms. Rosa will join to talk about the 2021 ... [More]

Stay & Play After School Registration is OPEN!!

Thu, Aug 19 12:03pm

Have you heard the GREAT news?! After School is Returning for the 2021-22 School Year! Hello Children's School families! You should have received an email from Yvette today with your Child's Classroom ... [More]