BACK TO SCHOOL EDITION - NEWSFLASH FOR SEPTEMBER 4th. 2018
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NEWSFLASH, SEPTEMBER 4TH, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES

September 5 – 1st day of school, half day for kindergarten

September 6 – First full day for kindergarten

September 10-11 – NO SCHOOL – Rosh Hashanah

September 13 – Executive Board Meeting at 7:30am

September 17 – Parent/Teacher Orientation & PTA Committee Fair

September 19 – NO SCHOOL – Yom Kippur

September 20 – PTA General Meeting at 8:30am

September 23 – Yankee Game Fundraiser

September 29 – Fall Progressive Dinner

October 5 – Parents as Learning Partners

October 8 – NO SCHOOL – Columbus Day

October 13 - Tenstock

 

COMMITTEE MEETINGS

Fri, September 14, 8:30am Auction Planning Meeting, Cafeteria

Mon., September 17, 6:30-7:30pm, Cafeteria | PTA Committee Fair - NEW DATE

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Mon., September 17, 4:30pm, Curriculum Night/Parent Orientation - NEW DATE

Meet your children’s teachers and visit the classroom during Curriculum Night.  This will be followed up by the PTA Committee Fair at 6:30pm.  See more information below.

 

Mon., September 17, 6:30-7:30pm, Cafeteria | PTA Committee Fair - NEW DATE

Want to learn more about the PTA and find out how to get involved? We want to meet you! Immediately after the September 17 Parent/Teacher Orientation (details coming soon!), stop by the PTA Committee Fair in the cafeteria. We'll have parent representatives from each committee available to talk about the different programs and events we run. Refreshments will be served.

 

Thurs., September 20, 8:30am, Auditorium | General PTA Meeting

Join us after morning drop-off for our first general PTA meeting of the year! We'll be discussing upcoming events, hearing a report from Principal Scott, and approving the updated budget. We are also looking for parents to join the Executive Board.  We need a Kindergarten Liaison, Parent Liason and Extended Day Chairs, come to the meeting for more information.  If you're unable to attend, watch on Facebook Live by visiting our Facebook page. 

 

Sun., September 23, 1pm | Yankees Game Fundraiser – PURCHASE TICKETS

Come Out & Represent PS10 while enjoying a baseball game, peanuts and Cracker Jacks.  Join other PS10 Families to celebrate back to school while watching the New York Yankees play against the Baltimore Orioles.  Tickets are available online here, purchase them today.  We have seats in the third base section 232A rows 12-15.  Tickets are limited. 

 

Sat., September 29, 6:30pm | Fall Progressive Dinner

Save the date for a fun, adults-only dinner that travels from house to house, from front-porch cocktails to backyard BBQ. This is a wonderful way to meet other PS 10 parents while supporting the PTA.   Interested in hosting, we still need hosts and all homes are appreciated.  Email progressivesupper@pta.ps10.org for more information.  Tickets will be available soon!

 

Fri., October 5, 8:30am|Parents as Learning Partners

Friday is the kick off for PS10’s Parents as Learning Partners, aka First Fridays. On the First Friday of every month, from 8:40-9:30am, parents are invited into their child’s classroom to participate in a special project.  Immediately following at 9:30am, in the Cafeteria, is PS10’s Parent Coffee, an informal discussion (following each First Friday) on various topics discussed by school officials.  

 

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Konstella Communications System Sign-Up

Register and Login to the PS10 Communications System today.  To get started with Konstella, simply visit https://www.konstella.com, select ‘Find Your School’ in the upper right hand corner and start to type out ‘ps10’. ‘PS10-K280’ will automatically populate and you may proceed with the registration from there.

Auction & Tenstock Planning & Volunteers

Auction & Tenstock planning has begun and we need parent involvement to make these two wonderful events a success.  Please consider volunteering your time at the event or join the Committee on Konstella.  Hear more about both events as the Committee Fair.  We need your help!

 

Extended Day Registration is OPEN

Registration for the first session, September Smash. of Extended Day (PS 10's wonderful after-school program) is now open! Click here to sign up. 

 

FOLLOW PS10 ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Find PS10 on social media for the latest school updates and highlights:

Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/ps10bk/?hl=en

Facebook Account: WeAre10BK

Twitter Account: @PS10Brooklyn Or look for the #ps10brooklyn hashtag