Swing By The Garden Social on Friday 6.1 (Before Pickup)

Wed, May 23 10:06pm

Garden Social Will Be Held June 1st at 2:30pm Join us for free, fresh mint lemonade and garden tours. School-grown tomatoes, eggplant and pepper plant starts for sale. Take a tour of the spring garden ... [More]

Missing Child - Mamie Baugh Since April 25, 2018

Wed, May 23 2:25pm

    Missing Since April 25, 2018 Missing From Brooklyn, NY DOB Nov 24, 2002 Age Now 15 Sex Female Race Black Hair Color Brown Eye Color Brown Height 5'0" Weight 110 lbs Mamie was last seen on April 25 ... [More]

Follow-Ups and Reminders

Wed, May 23 1:47pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Just a few things that are happening in the school.   City Harvest Feed our Kids Food Drive - May 13 to June 1: we are collecting perishable (canned go ... [More]

Thanks for an amazing Wellness Fair!

Tue, May 22 12:44pm

The Wellness Council wants to thank everyone who participated in this past weekend's Health, Wellness & Happiness Fair. It was an incredible event, and we couldn't have done it without our volunteers, ... [More]

Families as Specialist - Date Change

Tue, May 22 10:02am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Our final Families as Partners will be held on Friday, June 8  instead of Friday, June 1.   Friday, June 1st will be our Dance Concert and information ... [More]

Self Addressed Stamped Envelopes Due by Friday, June 8

Mon, May 21 3:49pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Just a follow up to my last Konstella blast regarding the self addressed stamped envelope.   ENVELOPES ARE DUE BY FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2018   If you have an ... [More]

Save the Date: Park Slope Street Safety Town Hall on 5/30

Mon, May 21 2:33pm

Dear D15 Friends,   We encourage you to attend this important meeting and wear your school t-shirts to show that our school communities care a great deal about the safety of our streets.  Children who ... [More]

Volunteer to be a Buddy for New Families!

Mon, May 21 2:29pm

(Apologies:  Links in the first email weren't working properly.)   We are organizing another year of the Buddy Program for new families joining our school community.  If you volunteer (it's easy, we p ... [More]

Self-Addressed Stamped Envelopes

Mon, May 21 11:42am

Dear Children's School Families:   I hope everyone had a nice weekend.   It is almost June and the school year is almost over.   Over the summer you will be receiving your child's Welcome Letter and s ... [More]

Charter School Public Hearing - Tues May 22 - Community Education Council District 15

Fri, May 18 8:51am

Dear D15 Families and Educators,   On Tuesday, May 22, there will be a Public Hearing to discuss an application set forth by Brooklyn Prospect Charter School to open a K-5 elementary school in Distric ... [More]

City Harvest Food Drive - May 13 to June 1, 2018

Thu, May 17 9:13am

For the past 35 years City Harvest has always been taking care of New Yorkers. One in every five of our youngest New Yorkers faces hunger.   Here is our opportunity to make sure every one of our young ... [More]

Third Annual PS372 Camping Trip Is Coming Up!

Thu, May 17 8:09am

Dear Children's School Families,   The Third annual schoolwide camping trip is planned for the weekend of June 8th - 10th, 2018. We have chosen Taconic State Park Copake Falls in southeastern Columbia ... [More]

Interested In Taking A More Active Role In The PTA For Next Year? Join Us For Breakfast!

Wed, May 16 12:51pm

Dear PS 372 Parents & Guardians,    Next Wednesday, on May 23, the Executive Board & Class Parent Coordinator invite you to join us for breakfast in the cafeteria at 8:30am.  The breakfast will be an ... [More]

Field Day - Tuesday, May 15

Mon, May 14 3:00pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Field Day is tomorrow Tuesday, May 15.   All students will be traveling to the Parade Grounds by bus and if you would like to join us please meet us at ... [More]

Bronx High School of Science - Open House

Fri, May 11 2:29pm

      A Message from  the Bronx High School of Science Open House for 7th Grade Students and their Parents/Guardians   (If you received this already, please disregard)     Bronx Science would like to ... [More]

Community Education Council District 15 - Town Hall Event with Chancellor Richard A. Carranza

Fri, May 11 2:20pm

    Community Education Council District 15   PRESENTS: A TOWN HALL EVENT with Chancellor Richard A. Carranza   Wednesday, June 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. P.S. 24, 427 38th Street, Auditorium   Do ... [More]

Happy Mother's Day

Fri, May 11 10:18am

      I would like to wish all the mothers out there a very Happy Mother's Day.

Bake Sale - Support "Team Sienna" Hope & Heroes Childrens' Cancer Fund Walk

Thu, May 10 2:30pm

  BAKE SALE - MONDAY, MAY 14   During all lunch periods all baked goods and fruit will be sold at $1.00.   Please come support "Team Sienna" for the Hope & Heroes Children's Cancer Fund Walk   Thank you.    

Field Day - Tuesday, May 15

Thu, May 10 2:19pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   5 more days till The Children's School Field Day 2018.   This is a wonderful fun day when The Children's School Community come together and celebrate t ... [More]

Supply Request for Engineering Week May 21

Thu, May 10 9:41am

Dear Families,    From May 21-25, PS 372 students will participate in Engineering Week during their science class time, in which all grade levels will tackle a fun engineering challenge.    We need yo ... [More]

One School, One Book Project - May & June

Wed, May 9 10:18pm

Dear Children's School Community,     The One School, One Book Project is excited to announce May & June's book selections: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1lehx0eJRUUkkvhAivLk6SvU_myu1LugMflrcPs0P ... [More]

CELEBRATION OF RAMADAN

Wed, May 9 8:15am

Good Morning,    Wishing everyone who observes the Muslim holy month of Ramadan a Ramadan Mubarak.  Please let us know if your child is fasting so we may make arrangements for them during their class’ ... [More]

PTA Meeting Today, 8:30am

Wed, May 9 6:19am

Please join us this morning at 8:30am in the cafeteria for our May PTA meeting.

Lots of Available Volunteer Slots for our Awesome Health, Wellness & Happiness Fair on 5/19! Check it out!!!!

Tue, May 8 9:05pm

Click here to sign up to help for this free event! : https://www.konstella.com/app/school/57784f50e4b036609c3789dd/signups/5aec3eb9e4b0d61126b040c5

Spare Change Challenge

Mon, May 7 6:16pm

The coins have all been counted and we raised $1160!!! The money was divided and we made donations to The Park Slope Women’s Shelter through CAMBA and The National Down Syndrome Society. The classes o ... [More]

Message from After School Staff

Mon, May 7 3:54pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   All pickup for After School and Enrichment is now at the gym entrance on 1st street. Please do not go to the gate on Whitwell Place (where pickup used ... [More]

Luna Park

Mon, May 7 10:02am

  PS 372 is excited to offer deeply discounted wristbands for one day of UNLIMITED rides at Luna Park as a fundraiser for our school! Choose from the options below, and don’t forget to take advantage ... [More]

PTA Meeting On Wednesday, May 9th, At 8:30am In The Cafeteria

Mon, May 7 8:08am

Please join us for our May PTA meeting on Wednesday, May 9th, at 8:30am in the ICT site cafeteria. Agenda items include:   -Wellness Fair Updates -Nominating Committee For Next Year's EB -Treasurer's ... [More]

Sign Up for Free Art Programs - Dedalus Foundation

Fri, May 4 2:00pm

SIGN UP FOR FREE ART PROGRAMS! -Registration begins May 1st-   Dedalus Foundation in Sunset Park 254 36th Street, Unit 2B-E Brookyn, NY 11232   Public Transportation: D, N, R to 36th St.   Saturday Ar ... [More]

Our Participatory Budget Ballot Project won the vote!

Thu, May 3 7:09am

The Diversity Committee is ​pleased​ to announce that our proposed project, which was included on Council Member Landers Participatory Budgeting Ballot​, has received enough votes to get funded!!    ​ ... [More]

Bring back the B71: Free family event at Brooklyn Children's Museum

Thu, May 3 8:28am

Dear D15 Friends:   Bring back the B71!  The B71 was an important cross-Brooklyn bus line that was cut in 2010 due to budget cuts.  This Thursday we're fighting to revive it.  On Thursday, May 3, Broo ... [More]

REVISED MAY CALENDAR 2018

Wed, May 2 11:43am

  Please find a REVISED MAY CALENDAR.   Please note that on May 18 at 9am is our Music Concert   3rd, 4th and 5th grade students who are part of The Children's School Chorus will perform and there wil ... [More]

May 2018 Calendar

Wed, May 2 9:57am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find May calendar attached.   Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator

NYS Math Testing - Wednesday, May 2 Morning Arrivals

Tue, May 1 7:34pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Just a reminder that tomorrow Wednesday, May 2nd is the final day of the NYS Math Test.   Please be sure that your child arrives on time.  School will ... [More]

Star Wars - Dress Up as your Favorite Character

Tue, May 1 10:18am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Friday, May 4th we will be celebrating Star Wars Day - May the 4th Be You.   Please come dressed  as your favorite Star Wars character: Luke Skywalker, ... [More]

Yarn needed!

Tue, May 1 9:31am

Yarn donations needed for our upcoming Health, Wellness & Happiness Fair! If you've got balls of yarn (or just any leftover loose yarn) lying around in need of a home, please drop them off in the yarn ... [More]

P.S. 372 Family in Need

Tue, May 1 6:24am

Dear P.S. 372 Community,   We have a family in our school who is in need of our help.   The De La Cruz Family currently has a child in PreK, Isaiah, a 6th grade student at MS 447 Math and Science, and ... [More]

TONIGHT - Public Hearing on 80 Flatbush Ave 6pm at Boro Hall

Mon, Apr 30 9:35am

Dear D15 Families and Concerned Citizens,   Borough President Eric Adams' Public Hearing on the 80 Flatbush Avenue development proposal will take place tonight , 6:00 pm, at Brooklyn Borough Hall.    ... [More]

Run for our schools! (and plan for their diversity, too) on Sat May 12th

Wed, Apr 25 10:55am

Dear Friend,        This spring brings two important events to support our schools: The 2018 Brooklyn PTA 5K Fun Run (our 11th annual run) and the Department of Education’s third District 15 Diversity ... [More]

Tickets still available for our "Talking About Race" Training for Parents this Saturday!

Tue, Apr 24 11:02am

    Through this training, parents, guardians, and caregivers will gain:  Deeper understanding of how children see race Skills for approaching age-appropriate conversations using a racial equity lens ... [More]

Last Call for Healthy Recipes!

Tue, Apr 24 8:58am

Thanks to everyone who sent in healthy recipes for the first school cookbook!   If you have a recipe you'd like to submit, it's not too late. You can still email your recipe (photos welcome, but not r ... [More]

District 15 Diversity Plan - Public Workshop #3

Mon, Apr 23 8:40am

D15 Diversity Plan Public Workshop #3 Saturday, May 12th, from 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.   Miccio Community Center 110 W. 9th Street Brooklyn, NY  11231 Subway: F, G to Smith 9th St.  Bus: B57, B61   Public W ... [More]

Lice Check Reminder: Friday, April 27th

Wed, Apr 18 11:53am

Lice Check Reminder   Dear Parents,   Our next lice check for students is Friday, April 27, 2018. We need PARENT VOLUNTEERS to help out that day! Please sign up (via Konstella) if you can lend a hand: ... [More]

THANK YOU to our PARENTS and PTA!

Tue, Apr 17 11:52am

On behalf of the entire Children's School community of teachers, staff, related service providers, custodians, school aides, secretary's and school administrators, we would like to say Thank You so mu ... [More]

List of PTA Approved One Time Grants

Tue, Apr 17 11:37am

The Executive Board would like to thank all of the families who came to our PTA meeting on April 11th to vote on One Time Grants. All grant proposals were unanimously approved!    The following projec ... [More]

Children's School Healthy Cookbook - Recipes Wanted by Friday, April 20

Tue, Apr 17 9:37am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Our Wellness Committee is compiling a school cookbook of healthy recipes and the book will be on sale at the Health, Wellness & Happiness Fair on Satur ... [More]

Parent Coordinator Out of the Building Friday, April 13

Thu, Apr 12 1:57pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I will be out of the building tomorrow Friday, April 13 to attend an All-Borough Parent Coordinator Meeting.   I can be reached via email if you need a ... [More]

Testing today...

Thu, Apr 12 6:47am

 I'd like to thank you for arriving on time yesterday.  We ask that the same procedures are followed today.     If you accompany your child to his or her classroom, you may only do so from morning lin ... [More]

PTA Meeting: April 11th at 6pm in the Cafeteria (Pizza and Childcare Provided)

Tue, Apr 10 9:39am

Please join us for the April PTA Meeting   Wednesday, April 11 at 6pm in the cafeteria *pizza and childcare provided   Agenda items include: Safety procedures and lockdown drills, One Time Grants vote ... [More]

ELA Testing Days Wednesday 4/11 and Thursday 4/12 - Morning Arrivals.

Mon, Apr 9 3:51pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I hope everyone enjoyed their break.   ELA NYS Testing begins on Wednesday, April 11 and Thursday, April 12.   Please be sure that your child arrives o ... [More]

LAST DAY to get Early Bird Tix to the Totally 80's Prom!

Sat, Mar 31 10:56am

Go to Inclusions.org to buy your tickets TODAY! https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/communicate/eventtickets.action?auctionId=307893460  

Strollers, Bikes and Scooters in the Garden

Fri, Mar 30 7:00pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please do not leave any strollers, bikes and/or scooters inside behind the fence of the garden  on 1st Street and Denton Place.   Our students are just ... [More]

iPhone Found in Cafeteria Girls' Bathroom

Wed, Mar 28 4:10pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please see the attached picture of an iPhone found in the girls' bathroom in the cafeteria.   If this is yours please let me know  I am in Room 101. Th ... [More]

PS 372 Gear Store Open Tomorrow From 8:30-9am

Tue, Mar 27 1:17pm

PS 372 Gear Store will be open tomorrow morning after drop off! Stop by the PTA desk in the cafeteria to buy PS 372 tees and hoodies. Adult and youth sizes available.   

Volunteers Needed: Help Plan the Health, Wellness & Happiness Fair

Mon, Mar 26 11:35am

The Children's School will hold its first-ever "Health, Wellness & Happiness Fair" on May 19 from 2-5 pm. With activities ranging from tai chi and reiki to zumba and cooking, the Fair is a chance for ... [More]

Save the Date (4/11) for an Evening PTA Meeting

Mon, Mar 26 6:22am

  Please SAVE THE DATE for our evening April 11th PTA meeting!   There will be a discussion about safety procedures (including hard & soft lockdown drills) at PS 372.We will also vote on one-time PTA ... [More]

NYC SCHOOLS SURVEY - DEADLINE EXTENDED THURSDAY, MARCH 29

Sun, Mar 25 12:51pm

Dear Families,  If you haven’t already completed your NYC School Survey, it’s not too late!  Every year, all parents, teachers, and students in grades 6-12 complete the NYC School Survey, ranking it a ... [More]

NYC School Survey Link

Thu, Mar 22 11:00am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   It has come to my attention that the link in the last Konstella blast for the NYC School Surveys does not work.   Please try the following:   https://d ... [More]

NYC School Surveys Deadline - Friday, March 23

Thu, Mar 22 10:15am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:     Just a reminder that if you have not filled out your NYC School Survey please do so. The deadline to get the survey in is Friday, March 23.   If you ... [More]

Schools open tomorrow

Wed, Mar 21 5:38pm

Schools will be open tomorrow, Thursday, March 22, 2018. All programs will operate as scheduled. Thank you to the custodians and custodial staff who worked all day today to clear snow and ensure build ... [More]

The PTA Executive Board Has An Opening: New Parent Member-At-Large

Wed, Mar 21 12:09pm

The PS 372 PTA is seeking a New Parent Member-At-Large to join our Executive Board. We are accepting nominees now!  To inquire more or nominate a friend or yourself, please email Michelle Dobson at cl ... [More]

Crazy Sock Day/ world Down Syndrome Day

Wed, Mar 21 9:19am

We have moved Crazy Sock Day to Friday 3/23!!!! Enjoy your Snow Day!

Escuelas Publas estaran ceradas

Tue, Mar 20 8:04pm

Las escuelas públicas de la ciudad de Nueva York estarán cerradas mañana miércoles 21 de marzo, estén seguros

Enjoy a snow day!

Tue, Mar 20 6:47pm

Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City district schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, March 21, 2018. After-school, adult education, and YABC programs are also cancelled.

School Closed Tomorrow Wednesday, March 21

Tue, Mar 20 6:47pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   All NYC schools are closed tomorrow Wednesday, March 21.   Please be safe and enjoy the snow day.   Thank you, Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator

School Diversity Advisory Group Town Hall

Tue, Mar 20 12:19pm

Dear D15 Friends and Families,   The School Diversity Advisory Group will have a town hall on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in Brooklyn. The goal of these town halls is to create a forum for community membe ... [More]

April 2018 Calendar

Tue, Mar 20 9:21am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find the April Calendar attached.   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.   Thank you, Yvette Agas-Bautz, Parent Coordinator

Down Syndrome Awareness Day Wednesday, March 21

Sun, Mar 18 7:04pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Down Syndrome Awareness Day is Wednesday, March 21   To recognize  the day we would like everyone to wear their craziest looking socks. You can wear mi ... [More]

NYC Schools Survey

Fri, Mar 16 11:13am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   We will be sending home in your child's backpack the NYC Schools Surverys if you did not have a chance to fill them out last night at Parent Teacher Co ... [More]

2nd Annual Readathon Results & Raffle Winners!

Thu, Mar 15 10:31am

Dear Children’s School Families, We are excited to share with you the results of our 2nd Annual Readathon. Our event raised over $16k in sponsorship money for our PTA! Some donations are still trickli ... [More]

Please Sign Our Petition to get a Crossing Guard at 4th Avenue & 1st Street

Wed, Mar 14 8:19pm

Hello P.S. 372 Families,   The PTA is collecting parent signatures in support of a petition to obtain a crossing guard and a turn signal at 4th Avenue and 1st Street. The petition will be submitted to ... [More]

P.S. 372 has a new Instagram Account - Follow us!

Wed, Mar 14 12:53pm

  Dear Children's School Families,   We have a new Instagram account! Follow us @ps372pta   And don't forget to "like us" on Facebook  - find our page at PTA of PS372   Thank you for your support.   - ... [More]

Kimochis - Helping Kids Manage Their Feelings with Kimochis

Wed, Mar 14 8:03am

    HELPING KIDS MANAGE THEIR FEELINGS WITH KIMOCHIS®   THURS, MARCH 29, 7 - 8:30 PM  PS 154, 1625 11th Ave, Brooklyn $10 PER PERSON A workshop for parents and caregivers presented by the Social Emoti ... [More]

NYC School Surveys 2018

Tue, Mar 13 3:46pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Each year parents, teachers, and students throughout New York City take part in the NYC School Surveys. The NYC School Surveys are "designed to collect important inf ... [More]

Parent Teacher Conferences - Thursday, March 15

Tue, Mar 13 2:23pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Thursday, March 15  Parent Teacher Conferences   It is a half day for all students and dismissal will be at 12:00pm. There will be morning and afternoo ... [More]

Early Pick Up of Students

Tue, Mar 13 1:39pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   It is disruptive for the classes to dismiss students early in the day.   Please try your best to not pick up early and if you must we are asking that n ... [More]

PS 372 Summer Camp Expo Is Tomorrow!!

Tue, Mar 13 12:29pm

Please Join Us For Our Summer Camp Expo & March PTA Meeting Tomorrow! Wednesday, March 14th at 8:30am in the Cafeteria Chat with camp representatives from: KING, CinemaKidz, KOKO Open Source, Brooklyn ... [More]

Letter from Ms. Rosa Amato - March 14, 2018 National School Walkout

Mon, Mar 12 3:48pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find attached a letter from Ms. Rosa Amato regarding National School Walkout on Wednesday, March 14.   If you have any questions please do not h ... [More]

Spirit Day Wednesday March 14th!

Mon, Mar 12 8:03am

Thing 1 and Thing 2 and  the Cat, too  would like a chance  to celebrate with you! 

PTA Meeting Date & Summer Camp Expo is 3/14 NOT 3/12

Sun, Mar 11 8:45pm

The PTA meeting and Summer Camp Expo will be on Wednesday, March 14 (not March 12 as indicated on the flyer). Sorry for the confusion.

The One School, One Book Project

Sun, Mar 11 7:38pm

Dear Children’s School Families,   Here is an awesome example of what your contributions to our PTA give our children every month…   The One School, One Book Project is a school-wide diversity initiat ... [More]

End of Readathon Update

Fri, Mar 9 12:44pm

Hello PS 372 Families, Thank you for for your tremendous support of our 2nd Annual Readathon. This year, the event raised over $15,000! (Though the event is over, we will continue to accept donations. ... [More]

Parent Academy - Saturday, March 10 Family Fun Art Day

Thu, Mar 8 9:32pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please join us on Saturday, March 10 from 9:00am to 12:00pm for our first Parent Academy.   This Parent Academy will feature Family Fun Art Workshops t ... [More]

IMPORTANT WEATHER UPDATE

Wed, Mar 7 12:31pm

After school programs will remain open.  Parents have the option to pick-up their child(ren) at regular dismissal and we recommend you do that as it is in the best interest and safety of all children ... [More]

Summer Camp Expo on March 14th at 8:40am in the Cafeteria

Wed, Mar 7 12:11pm

Undecided About Camp For This Summer? We have you covered!   Please join us for PS 372's first summer camp expo during our March PTA meeting.  March 14th in the cafeteria after drop off   Come hear fr ... [More]

The Impending Nor'Easter

Tue, Mar 6 1:46pm

Good Afternoon,    As of now the school district has not cancelled school or after school activities for tomorrow 3/7/2018.  Please be mindful that there is a strong potential for after school to be c ... [More]

Message from Ms. Marina Art Teacher

Tue, Mar 6 11:49am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Do you have dinosaurs, lizards, snakes or other reptile/ amphibian toys you're  dying to unload?   Please unload them to the art room. We love using th ... [More]

SILLY HAT DAY is tomorrow....

Tue, Mar 6 10:17am

Don't forget to wear a Silly Hat tomorrow.  

Pedestrian Accident

Tue, Mar 6 9:11am

Dear Parents,   Yesterday, there was a terrible pedestrian accident in our Park Slope community.  This tragedy hits us hard as two young children lost their precious lives.     The Children's School C ... [More]

One School, One Book Project - March & April

Mon, Mar 5 9:11pm

Dear Children's School Community,    Please click on link below for March and April's book selections. Happy reading!   https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WYnJPRvtZx7oK2Eq5Spk385SWYxiKM8Q5zQg3RSnmkQ/ ... [More]

Community Board 6 Looking for a District Manager

Mon, Mar 5 1:54pm

    March 1, 2018     Dear residents, business owners and friends of Brooklyn Community Board Six,   At the last full board meeting, I very enthusiastically announced that our Finance, Personal and La ... [More]

D15 Diversity Plan - Public Workshop #2 Tuesday, March 13th

Mon, Mar 5 11:43am

  D15 Diversity Plan www.d15diversityplan.com D15 Diversity Plan   The 2nd Public Workshop will be held on Tuesday, March 13th from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Sunset Park High School located on 153 35th Str ... [More]

Parent Academy - Fun Family Arts Day

Mon, Mar 5 8:55am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please join us on Saturday, March 10 from 9:00am to 12:00pm for our first Parent Academy.   This Parent Academy will feature Family Fun Art Workshops t ... [More]

Please Help The PS 372 Auction By Bringing In Donations

Sun, Mar 4 11:54am

Dear Families of The Children School,   We are gearing up for our 2018 Spring Gala & Silent Auction which will be held on Friday, April 27th.   The auction is our school’s largest fundraising event. T ... [More]

Crazy Sock Day 3/21

Fri, Mar 2 11:43am

Hello!  If you are looking for Crazy Socks for 3/21 please consider buying them from this company....   https://johnscrazysocks.com/   John’s Crazy Socks is a father-son venture inspired by John Lee C ... [More]

Spare Change Challenge!

Fri, Mar 2 11:31am

Spare Change Challenge!   Starting Monday 3/5/2018 each floor will have  a water jug to collect spare change.  The first floor to fill their jug wins a prize!!!   All money will be donated to the Park ... [More]

INDOOR LINE FRIDAY, MARCH 2

Thu, Mar 1 3:45pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Due to the Nor'Easter heading our way for tomorrow morning line up will be indoors.   Thank you,   Yvette Agas-Bautz

Parent Academy - Family Art Workshop

Thu, Mar 1 2:11pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please join us on Saturday, March 10 from 9:00am to 12:00pm for our first Parent Academy.   This Parent Academy will feature Family Fun Art Workshops t ... [More]

March 2018 Calendar

Thu, Mar 1 1:17pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Please find the March calendar attached.   Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz

Readathon Has Ended! Forms Are Due Back Friday, 3/2

Thu, Mar 1 12:31pm

TOMORROW IS THE FINAL DEADLINE FOR READY, SET, READ! PS 372's 2nd Annual Readathon has ended! TOMORROW, March 2nd, is the final deadline for handing in your child's Reading Log and Sponsor Form for th ... [More]

March is Spirit Month!!!!

Wed, Feb 28 3:12pm

  March is Spirit Month!    Please see attached flyer for more information.      

One Time Grant Deadline Extended- Proposals Now Due By Wednesday, 2/28/18

Mon, Feb 26 6:53am

Do You Have A Great Idea That Will Improve Our School? We Want to Know! The PTA Call for One Time Grant Proposals Is Happening! The PTA is currently accepting One Time Grant proposals (formerly known ... [More]

Diversity Committee meeting Thursday March 1, 6PM. Childcare provided.

Fri, Feb 23 6:49pm

Everyone is invited to the next Diversity Committee meeting on Thursday March 1, 6pm at the Pacific Library (on 4th Avenue and Pacific Street).  Childcare will be provided.   The PS 372 Diversity Comm ... [More]

Reminder: One Time Grant Proposal Deadline Is 2/26/18

Wed, Feb 21 7:40am

Do You Have A Great Idea That Will Improve Our School? We Want to Know! The PTA Call for One Time Grant Proposals Is Happening! The PTA is currently accepting One Time Grant proposals (formerly known ... [More]

Missing EpiPens

Tue, Feb 20 10:59am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   On Thursday, February 15  Alex  a student from Class 1-2 lost his Auvi-Q Epi Pen jr. set. They look like little rectangular boxes and were in a ziplock ... [More]

Parkland School, Florida

Thu, Feb 15 2:05pm

February 15, 2018 Dear Parents and/or Guardians, Yesterday we saw and heard another senseless shooting in our schools.  Incredibly precious lives lost yet again.  We grieve with the families and recog ... [More]

Readathon Mid-Month Tally Day- & Class Participation Percentages

Thu, Feb 15 11:05am

The Readathon Committee would like to extend a big thank you to our community for a very successful mid-month Tally Day. Thank you to families for tallying minutes and returning reading logs, to teach ... [More]

Time with Teacher Raffle Winners & Valentine's Day Dance Thank You

Wed, Feb 14 8:22pm

Hello Children’s School Families and Community:   This years Valentine’s Day dance was a time travelin' success!  We’d like to thank all who showed up in their dancing shoes to help celebrate and supp ... [More]

Parent Coordinator attending Workshop Thursday, February 15

Wed, Feb 14 7:48pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Tomorrow Thursday, February 15 I will be attending a workshop all day.   I will be checking my emails if you need to get in touch with me.   Hope every ... [More]

Jersey Day

Wed, Feb 14 5:29pm

Tomorrow is Student Council Jersey Day! Wear your favorite team jersey or gear!!!

SAVE THE DATE!!! SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2018

Wed, Feb 14 2:51pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   SAVE THE DATE!!!    SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2018 PARENT CHILD WORKSHOPS   Parent child workshops highlight the connections between arts and academics.   Mo ... [More]

Mid-Winter Break - Friday, February 16 to Friday, February 23

Mon, Feb 12 2:35pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   School will be closed on Friday, February 16 (Lunar New Year) to Friday, February 23 for our Mid-Winter Break.   School will resume on Monday, February ... [More]

Wanted: Co-Treasurer for the PTA Executive Board

Sun, Feb 11 7:37pm

The PTA Executive Board is seeking a co-treasurer to work alongside our amazing treasurer, Desiree DeToy.   Treasurer's duties include: Keeping track of receipts  and writing checks to reimburse staff ... [More]

Star Pledge - Valentine's Day Dance

Fri, Feb 9 2:21pm

Hello Families,   We hope everyone can come to the Valentine's Day Dance tomorrow, Saturday, February 10th from 5-8. It will be a SUPER FUN event with lots of dancing/dancing games, face painting, pho ... [More]

Help needed for Pizza Friday today!!! Please come if you can!

Fri, Feb 9 10:28am

Hello 372 community!   We are writing today because, due to some unexpected illnesses, it looks like we may be short on volunteers. If you receive this message and are available, we urge you to consid ... [More]

Join Us For Our Next PTA Meeting On Wednesday, 2/14, At 8:30am

Thu, Feb 8 8:58pm

Please join us for our next PTA meeting on February 14th at 8:30am in the cafeteria.   What's on the agenda? -A few words from our principal, Ms. Rosa Amato -One Time Grants- Which improvements would ... [More]

District 15 Diversity Plan - Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Thu, Feb 8 2:07pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   D15 Diversity Plan Public Workshop #1 Tuesday, February 13 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm Sunset Park High School, 153 35th Street, Brooklyn, NY (entrance on 35th ... [More]

After School Pick Up

Thu, Feb 8 2:06pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Just wanted to thank the parents who have children in after school and picking them up on time.   YEAH!!!   We would like to keep this going so a reminder pick up is ... [More]

Raise funds for our school with tickets to NY Int'l Children's Film Fest!

Mon, Feb 5 6:10pm

Dear Parents,     NY Int'l Children's Film Festival 2018 is just three weeks away! Start planning now to catch the best new films for ages 3-18. Even better, our school earns $3 back for every ticket ... [More]

Indoor Arrival

Fri, Feb 2 7:28am

We will have indoor arrival today.   

REMINDER: Please send your child with a H2O bottle for Pizza Friday.

Thu, Feb 1 5:28pm

Just a reminder... As part of our Zero Waste Initiative, we no longer be providing plastic cups for water to the kids as we have done in previous years. Please send your children in to school with a r ... [More]

Families as Reading Partners - Friday, February 2

Thu, Feb 1 9:26am

Dear Children's School Families:   Just a reminder that tomorrow Friday, February 2 is Families as Reading Partners after morning drop-off in your child's classrooms.   Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz, ... [More]

February Calendar 2018

Wed, Jan 31 12:29pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find attached February's School Calendar.   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me. Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz Paren ... [More]

One School One Book - January and February Titles

Tue, Jan 30 6:05pm

Dear Children’s School Community,   Happy New Year! We are sending out a belated letter to talk about January’s books and to introduce the selection for February.   January’s theme was mixed again wit ... [More]

Community Education Council District 15 - Success Academy Expansion Update

Fri, Jan 26 8:45am

Dear District 15 Concerned Families and Educators,   Please find below an update on Success Academy’s ask for space in our District and throughout the city. We are writing to address many of your conc ... [More]

Session 2 of Pizza Friday: Sign ups due next week!

Thu, Jan 25 12:13pm

If your order form slid underneath the fridge...if your dog ate it...hey, if you just plain forgot to send the darn thing in...don't fret! There is still time to sign up for Pizza Friday before sessio ... [More]

New phones

Wed, Jan 24 12:35pm

Good afternoon,    I hope this finds you all well. When you dial in to the Children's School, you will notice that we have a new phone system and that the auto attendant is now in both English and Spa ... [More]

Citywide Council on English Language Learners & Special Education

Wed, Jan 24 10:55am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Citywide Council on English Language Learners and the Citywide Council on Special Education will be hosting a meeting on the following topic:   "Studen ... [More]

Community Education Council District 15 - 2018 Calendar and Business Meetings

Wed, Jan 24 10:23am

Dear Children's School Families:   Please find the 2018 Calendar and Business Meeting from the Community Education Council District 15   CECD 15 Meetings are open to public.   Thank you,   Yvette Agas ... [More]

Indoor Arrival

Tue, Jan 23 8:09am

Good Morning,    Due to the weather we will have an indoor arrival.   Thank you!    

Donate seltzer bottles for Arts & Science Day!

Fri, Jan 19 10:32am

Will you donate bottles for an Arts & Science Day activity?  The Garden Committee will host a sub-irrigated basil planter project for the students, and we need a lot of plastic bottles for it. Please ... [More]

Please Join The Auction/Gala Planning Meeting on 1/18/18 at 8:30am

Mon, Jan 15 8:19pm

We will be holding the first spring Auction/Gala planning meeting on January 18th at 8:30 am at Runner and Stone (285 Third Avenue).     Please join us and share your ideas.  We will discuss the venue ... [More]

Parent Coordinator - Scholastic Family Engagement Workshop Tuesday, January 16

Mon, Jan 15 7:53pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   I will be attending a Scholastic Family Engagement workshop tomorrow Tuesday, January 16. I will not be in school but will check emails if you need to ... [More]

Indoor Arrival today and the remainder of the week

Wed, Jan 10 7:39am

Good morning,   Due to the cold weather, we  will have indoor arrival for the remainder of the week.  Students who walk to school are permitted to go directly to the Gymnasium (grades K, 3, 4, and 5) ... [More]

The Auction Committee Needs Your Help

Mon, Jan 8 2:55pm

Are you looking for a way to get involved with fundraising for The Children's School while helping plan a fun event at the same time?  Please join our auction/gala committee and learn the ropes of pla ... [More]

Continuing Indoor Arrival. We will notify you daily

Mon, Jan 8 7:55am

Due to the cold weather, we  will have indoor arrival for the remainder of the week.  Students who walk to school are permitted to go directly to the Gymnasium (grades K, 3, 4, and 5) and Cafeteria (g ... [More]

Here's what's happening at Arts and Science Day! Saturday, January 27th

Sun, Jan 7 9:16pm

Please come to Arts and Science Day on Saturday, January 27th from 12 - 4 pm! There will be many wonderful opportunities for families to participate in this event.  There will be art and science activ ... [More]

IMPORTANT After School Program ADVISORY

Fri, Jan 5 2:47pm

Dear Families,   Our After School Program is running this afternoon.  However, please make sure you plan ahead and arrive on time to pick up your children.  The temperature is expected to drop and the ... [More]

Parent Coordinator Will Not Be In School on Friday, January 5

Thu, Jan 4 7:06pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Apologies for any misunderstanding in the Subject Line but I will not be in school tomorrow and SCHOOL WILL BE OPENED TOMORROW.   I hope you enjoyed th ... [More]

Schools will open tomorrow!

Thu, Jan 4 4:30pm

I hope you enjoyed your Snow day!    Dear Colleagues-   New York City district schools will be open tomorrow, Friday, January 5, 2018.  All field trips requiring yellow school buses will be cancelled. ... [More]

NYC schools Closed

Wed, Jan 3 7:11pm

NYC schools will be closed tomorrow, January 4, 2018. Enjoy your day and stay warm.

Readathon Committee Members Needed

Wed, Jan 3 3:58pm

The 2018 Readathon Committee is looking for new members! We need your help to plan this fun month-long event which celebrates reading while empowering students to participate in fundraising for PS 372 ... [More]

Morning arrival for the week of 1/2/18

Tue, Jan 2 4:07pm

Due to the cold weather, we  will have indoor arrival for the remainder of the week.  Students who walk to school are permitted to go directly to the Gymnasium (grades K, 3, 4, and 5) and Cafeteria (g ... [More]

PTA Calendar With Updated Dates and Events

Tue, Jan 2 11:26am

Happy New Year! We hope that you all had a wonderful holiday season.   Attached you will find an updated PTA calendar for the remainder of the school year. It includes dates for new events such as the ... [More]

CEC15 January 2018 Meetings

Tue, Jan 2 11:23am

Happy New Year! CEC15 invites you to join us at our January Business and Calendar Meetings.   This Thursday, Jan 4 - 6:30 pm - CEC15 Business Meeting 131 Livingston St, Brooklyn 11201 Agenda items inc ... [More]

January 2018 Calendar

Tue, Jan 2 9:21am

Dear Children's School Families:   Happy New Year!! Welcome back to school.   Hope everyone had a wonderful and restful break.   Attached please find January's school calendar.   If you have any quest ... [More]

INDOOR ARRIVAL TODAY...

Tue, Jan 2 7:20am

Good Morning,    Happy New Year and Welcome Back! Due to the cold weather, we  will have indoor arrival today.  Students who walk to school are permitted to go directly to the Gymnasium (grades K, 3, ... [More]

Winter Fest Donation

Fri, Dec 29 9:48am

I hope you are all enjoying your restful break and keeping warm if you are in New  York!   Your generous donations allowed the Student Council to make a $1,000 donation to the Helping Hand charity.   ... [More]

Social Media and Technology Letter

Fri, Dec 22 2:49pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Please find a letter from Ms. Rosa Amato regarding social media.   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.    Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz ... [More]

After School Pick Up Promptly at 6pm Today - Friday, December 22

Fri, Dec 22 11:52am

Dear Children's School Families:   Just a friendly reminder to please pick up your child from after school on time today.    6pm is the pick as always and if you are running late please let them know. ... [More]

Just in time for winter break: New podcasts for kids!

Wed, Dec 20 1:00pm

Hi Children's School community! I wanted to spread the word about two brand-new podcasts for kids (and their grown-ups) that we just released from WNYC Studios. They're great for road trips or plane r ... [More]

DATE CHANGE: Arts and Science Day Will Now Be On 1/27/18

Mon, Dec 18 3:33pm

Arts and Science Day will be held on January 27th, 2018 beginning at noon (not January 20, 2018 as originally planned). We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.    More information about the ... [More]

DATE CORRECTION: Winter Festival - Wednesday, December 20

Tue, Dec 12 3:54pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please join us on Wednesday, December 20 for our Winter Festival - Songs of the Seasons.   All classes from PreK to 5th grade will sing songs of the wi ... [More]

Parent Coordinator December Newsletter 2017

Tue, Dec 12 2:22pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find my December Newsletter attached.   Thank you   Yvette Agas-Bautz Parent Coordinator

Gifted & Talented? A Public Forum on School Equity - Dec 5 (Tomorrow)

Mon, Dec 4 9:54pm

Gifted & Talented? A Public Forum on School Equity   WNYC’s Yasmeen Khan will moderate a panel discussion that addresses the history of “Gifted & Talented” in NYC elementary schools, racial divisions ... [More]

December 2017 Calendar

Mon, Dec 4 2:46pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find attached December's calendar .   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me. Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz Parent Coordinator

Don't Forget That It's Easy To Raise Money for PS 372 While You Shop For The Holidays

Sun, Dec 3 10:44am

Shopping For Holiday Cards? PS 372 will receive 13% back from Shutterfly or Tiny Prints for all holiday cards when purchased through this link. Please pass this message along to friends and family. ht ... [More]

FREE child friendly theatrical event with panel discussion on Equity and Diversity in D15

Fri, Dec 1 2:38pm

This is from the D15 CEC: Please join us on Thurs, Dec 7 at 6:30 pm - PS 24, 427 38th Street for a FREE child friendly theatrical event by the Epic Theater Ensemble. Conceived, written, and performed ... [More]

One School, One Book Project- December Titles

Thu, Nov 30 7:58pm

Dear Children’s School Community, The One School One Book committee was pleased to have some of this year’s book selections available for purchase at the school book sale. We hope that families are en ... [More]

Holiday Shopping opportunities to benefit PS 372

Mon, Nov 20 7:11am

Dear members of The Children’s School community, Happy Holidays! Tis’ the season of shopping & giving! Please consider these opportunities to raise money for PS 372 classrooms whilst holiday shopping ... [More]

Lost Jacket? Take a look in the Lost and Found!

Sun, Nov 19 5:30pm

There are jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts, hats, mittens, backpacks, lunch boxes, and water bottles in our lost and found which is located in the cafeteria. Please come and see if any of the items belo ... [More]

Book Fair Will Open During Evening Conferences Until 6:30pm And Also From 8:30-8:45am Tomorrow

Thu, Nov 16 3:47pm

Please stop by the Book Fair during evening conferences until 6:30pm to shop for books and to pick up books that are on hold. The last chance to pick up hold books will be tomorrow morning between 8:3 ... [More]

Lost and Found

Thu, Nov 16 7:20am

Good Morning,    Please check the Lost and Found when you are done with conferences.  There are lots of water bottles, jackets, sweaters, etc in the cafeteria.     Have a wonderful day! 

Report Cards

Wed, Nov 15 1:58pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Due to problems with our report card system, report cards will go home tomorrow rather than today.   We apologize for any inconvenience.   Thank you,   Yvette Agas-B ... [More]

Border Crossers - Saturday, November 18, 2017

Tue, Nov 14 4:11pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   The Children's School will host it's first Parent Academy on Saturday, November 18, 2017.   We have invited Border Crossers to come in and train our Ki ... [More]

ROAD WORK ON 1ST STREET WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15

Tue, Nov 14 4:10pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Road work on 1st street will begin tomorrow Wednesday, November 15.   Please do not drive towards 1st street you will not be able to come through.   We ... [More]

Volunteers needed for Diversity Committee Kindergarten Outreach effort

Tue, Nov 14 3:01pm

Dear Children's School parents & staff, The PS 372 SLT diversity committee is launching our annual outreach effort to Pre-K families from under represented communities in District 15.  We will be targ ... [More]

Reminder: PS 372 Book Fair Will Take Place on Wednesday and Thursday

Tue, Nov 14 12:37pm

The Book Fair is all set up and awaiting shoppers! If you would like for your child to purchase a book, please send them to school with money on Wednesday or Thursday (see class shopping schedule belo ... [More]

Gowanus Superfund Town Hall Information

Tue, Nov 14 10:25am

Parent Teacher Conference Thursday, November 16: OT/PT Schedule

Mon, Nov 13 9:19am

Dear Children's School Families:   The Occupational and Physical Therapy Department will be available to meet parents during Parent Teacher Conference on Thursday, November 16 from 1:00pm to 3:10pm  i ... [More]

Arrival this morning

Mon, Nov 13 7:55am

This mornings arrival procedure:  Gates will open at 8:10 Students are to go to the gymnasium to sit with their grade level peers. Walkers are to use the gate as entry as usual. Bus students will arri ... [More]

Arts and Science Day Activity Stations

Fri, Nov 10 5:22pm

Dear Children's School Families, Planning has begun for Arts and Science Day! It will take place on Saturday January 20th, 2018 from 12-4pm. The day is a lot of fun and includes a variety of art and s ... [More]

Parent Teacher Conference - Thursday, November 16 12:00pm Dismissal

Fri, Nov 10 10:50am

Dear Children's School Families:   Parent Teacher Conference will be held on Thursday, November 16.   It is a half day for all students and dismissal will be at 12:00pm.   If your child takes the bus ... [More]

C.H.I.P.S. Food Drive Soup Kitchen and Shelter

Fri, Nov 10 7:34am

  The holiday season is almost upon us and with the help of The Children's School Community we will make this a festive holiday for everyone.   We are helping out our neighbor C.H.I.P.S. Soup Kitchen ... [More]

One School, One Book Project

Wed, Nov 8 10:41am

Dear Families,   The One School , One Book project enters its second year at TCS! Classes have been reading the same books selected each month to further support the work teachers are doing to celebra ... [More]

Diversity committee Kindergarten outreach meeting Thursday, 11/9 at 8:20AM - all are welcome!

Tue, Nov 7 10:41pm

The Children's School is part of a citywide pilot program which aims to increase diversity in selected NYC schools.  The targeted schools including ours, do not reflect the diversity of the city and o ... [More]

PTA Meeting Tomorrow, 11/8, at 6pm

Tue, Nov 7 8:56pm

Please join us for our next PTA meeting at 6pm tomorrow, 11/8, in the cafeteria. Pizza and childcare will be provided.   The agenda is as follows: Welcome From PTA Co-Presidents, Merideth Finn-Beers & ... [More]

November Events at The Children's School

Tue, Nov 7 12:11pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   What's going on at The Children's School in November??   Wednesday, November 8 - General PTA Meeting 6pm Cafeteria. There will be pizza and childcare   ... [More]

Friday, November 10 - School is Open

Thu, Nov 2 12:14pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please note that there is school on Friday, November 10, 2017.  Student should be in attendance that day.   Veteran's Day fell on a Saturday this year ... [More]

November Parent Coordinator Newsletter

Wed, Nov 1 4:24pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please find my November Newsletter.   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me. Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz Parent Coordinator

UPDATED NOVEMBER 2017 CALENDAR

Wed, Nov 1 2:25pm

Dear Children's School Families and Communities:   Please find attached the corrected time in  Red for the General PTA  Meeting on Wednesday, November 8. Meeting is at 6:00pm  NOT 8:30am.   If you hav ... [More]

Upcoming Events: PTA Meeting + Book Fair

Wed, Nov 1 12:58pm

Hello PS 372 Families,   Our November general PTA meeting  will be next Wednesday, 11/8, at 6pm in the cafeteria. Childcare and pizza for the children will be provided. Agenda items will include upcom ... [More]

Sunset Park Women in Action Parent-Youth Leadership Summit

Tue, Oct 31 3:41pm

Sunset Park Women in Action invites 5th-8th graders and a parent/guardian for a day of civic engagement, public speaking, community building, and leadership.  Participants will leave knowing more abou ... [More]

NOVEMBER 2017 CALENDAR

Tue, Oct 31 2:09pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Please find attached November 2017 Calendar.   If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me. Thank you.   Yvette Agas-Bautz Parent Coordinator

UNICEF - Kids Helping Kids

Mon, Oct 30 1:49pm

Dear Children's School Families:   As part of community service projects at The Children's School we will continue with Trick or Treat for UNICEF.   I remember as a child getting that small orange box ... [More]

Family In Need

Mon, Oct 30 9:36am

After speaking with the family  who was affected by the fire they are asking for gift cards to help off set the cost of a hotel.  Currently the family is looking into options for housing but are tryin ... [More]

Indoor Arrival

Mon, Oct 30 8:03am

Due to the rain and wind we will have indoor arrival in the gym and the cafeteria.  Please arrive as close to 8:20 as possible.   Thank you!  

A Family Needs Our Help After Devastating Fire

Fri, Oct 27 4:51pm

Good Evening Children's School Family,   Last night one of our families was involved in an apartment building fire that caused extensive damage to their home and resulted in the loss of all of their b ... [More]

SALAD BAR.

Fri, Oct 27 10:43am

YOU MAY HAVE NOTICED THAT WE NOW HAVE A   SALAD BAR.....   THE SALAD BAR IS A SELF SERVE SALAD BAR THAT ALL CHILDREN CAN EAT FROM.  YESTERDAY I SERVED SALAD TO OUR THIRD AND FOURTH GRADERS AND THEY LO ... [More]

REMINDERS: CHARACTER DAY AND PICTURE DAY

Thu, Oct 26 12:13pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Just a reminder on what is going on at The Children's School.   Friday, October  27 Character Day. Come dressed as your favorite character from a book. ... [More]

Roots and Community Thank You

Wed, Oct 25 12:56pm

Dear Children's School families and staff, The Roots and Community celebration was such a great event and was so much fun!  I'd like to say a huge THANK YOU to the big group of parents and staff who w ... [More]

PICTURE DAY - MONDAY OCTOBER 30

Mon, Oct 23 3:25pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Please note the new date for Picture Day is now MONDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2017.   Please read the attached flyer. Payment forms will be going home this week.   If you have ... [More]

Character Day - Friday, October 27

Mon, Oct 23 2:16pm

  THE CHILDREN’S SCHOOL CHARACTER DAY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2017     Hey kids!!   Come dress as your favorite character from your favorite book; Harry Potter, Alice in Wonderland, Cam Jansen, Wily Wonka ... [More]

Morning Arrival Inclement Weather Procedures

Mon, Oct 23 1:23pm

Dear Children's School Families:   The forecast for tomorrow Tuesday, October 24 is rain.   Please read the Morning Arrival Procedures for Inclement weather below.   The gate on Whitwell Place will op ... [More]

roots and community

Sat, Oct 21 9:31pm

I  am just arriving home from our annual Roots and Community event.  I can’t help but smile from ear to ear as I think about all of the beautiful smiles.  Thank you for sharing  your culture, your foo ... [More]

Parent Coordinator - Out of the Building on Friday, October 20

Wed, Oct 18 1:44pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   District 75 Parent Coordinators from all five boroughs meet once a month to collaborate  and talk about what to expect for the new school year.   On Fr ... [More]

Letter from Ms. Rosa Amato - Measures of Student Learning

Wed, Oct 18 10:48am

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   Please read the attached letter from Ms. Rosa Amato regarding Measures of Student Letter.   The letter explains how best to understand a student's stre ... [More]

Updated 2017-2018 PTA Calendar

Wed, Oct 18 9:23am

The Book Fair at the ASD site will be held on November 20th. This a link to the updated PTA calendar: https://goo.gl/hzifKj

PLEASE SIGN UP to help at a ROOTS AND COMMUNITY CULTURAL TABLE!

Wed, Oct 18 12:02am

Roots and Community Celebration Saturday October 21, from 5:30 - 8pm in the Recreation Center    PLEASE help us make this event a success by signing up to help out at one of our cultural tables.  This ... [More]

Wellness Committee Metting

Tue, Oct 17 2:43pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Please join The Wellness Committee as they kick-off their first meeting of the school year. Wednesday, October 18 at 8:30am in the cafeteria.   The Wellness Committe ... [More]

The Children's School's Star Pledge

Tue, Oct 17 9:34am

Dear PS 372 Families, With our Roots & Community celebration approaching this weekend, please take a moment to read our school's safety pledge with your children. Thank you!

STUDENT BUSING PROBLEMS WITHIN THE NYC SCHOOL SYSTEM

Mon, Oct 16 8:34pm

The Citywide Education Council for District 75 (CECD75), Committee on Busing, in its advisory capacity, will be holding public meetings on past and current problems with student busing utilizing contr ... [More]

Garden Clean Up - Help Prep for the Cold

Sun, Oct 15 7:57pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Every year our wonderful school garden needs to be cleaned up and prepped for the cold.   Please join us on Saturday, November 11 from 10:00am to 3:00pm (or whatever ... [More]

Diversity Outreach Meeting - Monday, October 16 at 8:30am

Sun, Oct 15 7:45pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   The Diversity Outreach Committee will meet on Monday, October 16 at 8:30am in the STAFF LOUNGE located on the left side of the stage in the recreation ... [More]

FEDERAL DISASTER UPDATE

Sat, Oct 14 3:38pm

Please join Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez, agencies and groups for a   FEDERAL DISASTER UPDATE Puerto Rico, Mexico, Virgin Islands & Dominican Republic   Tuesday, October 17th 6:30pm   PS 1 in Sunset ... [More]

Middle School Principal's Forum

Sat, Oct 14 3:33pm

Dear Friends and Families of District 15,   The Community Education Council encourages you and your children to attend our Middle School Principals' Forum on Wed, October 25, 6:30 pm at MS 136 located ... [More]

REMINDER: Please send your child with a H2O bottle for Pizza Friday.

Thu, Oct 12 9:24pm

Just a reminder... As part of our Zero Waste Initiative, we will no longer be providing plastic cups for water to the kids as we have done in previous years. Please send your children in to school wit ... [More]

REMINDER: Roots and Community Celebration needs YOU

Thu, Oct 12 12:31pm

REMINDER: Roots and Community Celebration Saturday October 21, from 5:30 - 8pm in the Recreation Center   The Children’s School is committed to welcoming ALL children and families.  We believe that ou ... [More]

Final call for Pizza Friday orders, due by tomorrow (Wednesday, 10/11)

Tue, Oct 10 6:00pm

Just a reminder to please have your order forms for Pizza Friday returned to school by tomorrow, October 11th.    **If you want to pay online, please send me an email (ianramsaycooley@gmail.com) to le ... [More]

Good news...there's still time to sign up for Pizza Friday!

Sat, Oct 7 8:16pm

If your order form slid underneath the fridge...if your dog ate it...hey, if you just plain forgot to send the darn thing in...don't fret! We've extended the deadline for Pizza Friday orders until nex ... [More]

Children's School Family In Need

Fri, Oct 6 4:35pm

Dear Children's School Families and Community:   We have a family here at The Children's School who needs our help. Their children are students at the school.   The family is struggling to make ends m ... [More]

Wear Pink & Blue on Wednesday, October 11

Fri, Oct 6 1:44pm

Wear Pink & Blue on October 11th     Dear Families of PS 372,   On Wednesday October 11th & Monday October 16th the non-profit organization myFace, which is dedicated to transforming the lives of pati ... [More]

Roots and Community Organizing meeting this Friday, Oct 6th at 8:50AM

Thu, Oct 5 11:28pm

Dear Children's School families and staff,   The Roots and Community organizing meeting will start at 8:50AM instead of 8:30AM to allow parents to attend the  parents as reading partners events in you ... [More]

PTA Meeting on October 11th at 8:30am

Thu, Oct 5 8:19pm

Please join us for our next PTA meeting on Wednesday, October 11th at 8:30am in the cafeteria   What's on the agenda? -A few words from our principal, Ms. Rosa Amato -A special presentation from myFac ... [More]

School yard arrival

Thu, Oct 5 4:50pm

Good afternoon,     Thank you for arriving to school on time.  It is wonderful to see the children sitting at the rug ready for morning responsive classroom.     Please remember that we are asking par ... [More]

Order forms due for Pizza Friday on 10/6.

Wed, Oct 4 2:43pm

Just a reminder to please have your order forms for Pizza Friday returned to school by this Friday, October 6th.    If there are any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact Ian (ianram ... [More]

Parent Letter - DOE Emergency Readiness Initiatives

Tue, Oct 3 11:15am

Dear Children's School Families:   Please read attached letter from  Ms. Rosa Amato regarding the Department of Education Emergency Readiness Initiatives   If you have any questions please do not hesi ... [More]

PIZZA FRIDAY - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13

Tue, Oct 3 11:15am

Dear Children's School Families:   There is has been some confusion as to when Pizza Friday begins.   FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13 FIRST DAY OF PIZZA FRIDAY.   If you have not sign up your child for Pizza Frida ... [More]

Spread some cheer in the form of cheesy goodness and make a child's day....Volunteers needed for Pizza Friday!!!

Tue, Oct 3 10:26am

Pizza Friday is one of our school's biggest fundraisers, but its success depends upon the participation of parents. Even more than that, Pizza Friday is a great way to get involved with the school and ... [More]

DONATIONS FOR PUERTO RICO

Mon, Oct 2 7:57am

DONATIONS FOR PUERTO RICO   The New York City Fire Department is spearheading a collection drive to aid the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.  As part of our continuing effort to foster empat ... [More]

Lice Day Permission Slip and Payment Reminder

Fri, Sep 29 1:59pm

"Dear Parents, Monday, October 2nd is the deadline to hand in your permission slips and payment for the PTA's Lice Day Checks. Please send your permission slips and payment in an envelope marked "2017 ... [More]

Chinese letter from Mayor DeBlasio and Chancellor Farina

Thu, Sep 28 4:43pm

2017 年 9 月 28 日 各位家長: 我們對於波多黎各、美屬維京群島、以及其他加勒比島嶼因颶風瑪麗亞和颶風艾瑪造成的大面積嚴重受災情況 深表難過與關注。我們挂念著那些在這次災害中損失慘重的人們。此時此刻,當許多紐約民衆正在迎接那些失去家園 的親友來自己家裏居住時,我們也已經作好準備,安置災區的孩子們入讀紐約市的學校。 我們在此清楚地向各位聲明,紐約市公立學校向凡是有需要的學生提供入學,無論學 ... [More]

Spanish letter from Mayor DeBlasio and Chancellor Farina.

Thu, Sep 28 4:42pm

28 de septiembre de 2017 Estimadas familias: Estamos muy tristes y preocupados por la devastación en Puerto Rico, las Islas Vírgenes de Estados Unidos y otras islas del Caribe a raíz de los huracanes ... [More]

Letter from Mayor DeBlasio and Chancellor Farina.

Thu, Sep 28 4:41pm

September 28, 2017 Dear Families, We are deeply saddened and concerned about the widespread devastation in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other Caribbean islands in the wake of Hurricanes M ... [More]

School Lunch

Thu, Sep 28 4:37pm

Although lunch will now be served at no charge to students, we must still ask that families use the School Meals Application.  Kindly use the online application:                                       ... [More]

Awareness of an incident that occurred in Park Slope..

Thu, Sep 28 3:35pm

Did you hear about abduction attempt that happened on 19th st? See article below: https://www.google.com/amp/abc7ny.com/amp/nypd-looking-for-suspects-in-attempted-kidnapping-of-teen-/2457947/   Below ... [More]

Curriculum Conferences - September 25 - 29

Thu, Sep 21 9:29am

Dear Children's School Families:   Curriculum Conferences listed below for the week of September 25 to 29th:   Prek 1 & 2  Wednesday, September 27  9:30 - 10:00  PreK Classroom     Kindergarten K-1  T ... [More]

Lost Scooter

Wed, Sep 20 4:18pm

Hello! A purple Micro Scooter and adorable elephant helmet have made their way into the AP office...please let me know if they belong to you!

Curriculum Conferences

Wed, Sep 20 3:31pm

Dear Children's School Families:   Curriculum Conferences dates and times for Kindergarten, 3rd and 5th grade are listed below:     Kindergarten Curriculum K-1 Thursday, September 28       2:00pm - 3: ... [More]

Curriculum Conferences

Wed, Sep 20 7:05am

Good morning Families,    Teachers have begun scheduling Curriculum Conferences and many of the classes have already posted them for you.  Conferences are held in the classroom, unless otherwise noted ... [More]

Curriculum Conferences

Thu, Sep 14 6:53am

Curriculum conferences are coming up!    Teachers will be discussing grade expectations and more. Make sure to look in your child's folder for more information on the date and time for your child's cl ... [More]

First Day of School and Welcome information!

Wed, Sep 6 3:00pm

September 6, 2017 Dear PS372 Families, On behalf of the School Administration and the PTA of PS 372, we are very excited to welcome our new and returning students, and their families, to The Children’ ... [More]