NEWSFLASH, MAY 7, 2018
May 8 – Teacher Appreciation Day
May 9 – PTA Executive Board Meeting
May 10 – D15 Science Fair
May 11 – Grandparents Day & Mother’s Day Sales
May 12 – PTA Fun Run
May 15 – Lower Grade Science Fair
May 17 – PTA General Meeting
May 19 – S.T.E.A.M Fair
May 22 – Smoothie Day
May 23 – Family Engagement Night
Title 1 Workshop: Talking to Kids about Neurodiversity and Physical Differences
May 28 – Memorial Day – NO SCHOOL
May 31 – 5th Grade Dinner and Dance
REMINDER: Grandparents Day – May 11th
We are welcoming all of the grandparents and other important adults in our children’s lives to PS 10 the morning of May 11th. All attendees will be able to visit their child’s classroom, complete a special project together and enjoy a hot breakfast and coffee reception. There will also be an opportunity to take special photographs with your child, and bid on an art auction. Volunteers needed to help make this day a success, please sign-up here. There is also still availability for still photo sessions if you’re interested, please sign up for a spot here.
NEW: Mother’s Day Flower Sale – May 11th
Please send your child in with $1 for the flower sale on May 11th. We will also have small items and keepsakes for children to purchase ranging from $1-$5. Sales for both will happen through the school day and at pickup. Volunteer sign up here.
REGISTRATION CONTINUES - The Brooklyn PTA Fun Run, May 12th at 10am
The PTA 5K Fun Run* has brought together hundreds of parents, teachers, and students from scores of Brooklyn schools and beyond to run/walk/stroll/toddle 5-kilometers through Prospect Park for over a decade. Number pickup and pre-race activities will begin at 8:45 AM in the Bartel-Pritchard Parking Lot. https://nycruns.com/races/?race=brooklyn-pta-5k-fun-run-for-schools
Participants pay a registration fee ($20/individual, $5 for each additional family member up to 5) and may raise additional money through sponsors. *This is an untimed event.
COMING UP: The STEAM FAIR is SATURDAY, MAY 19th, rain or shine!
Tickets on sale soon or buy at the door on the day of.
We also need VOLUNTEERS to pull off such a great event. Please join us in making this amazing day for the kids and community. Sign-up to help here.
STEAM FAIR featuring activities from: Brooklyn Game Lab, BEAM Center, Construction Kids, Brooklyn Robot Foundry, The Tiny Scientist, The League of Young Inventors, MakerState, CodeJam, The Little Animation Studio, NYC First Robotics, Kids in the Game, Koko NYC/Open Source Gallery, Textile Arts Center, Geek Forrest, NORY, Urban Choir Project, From Wonder, Nerdy Derby, and many more!!!
Reminder: Lower Grade Science Fair – Week of May 14th
May 14th- Set up Science Fair in the Gym
May 15th - Opening Night for Grades 2&3, 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Science Fair continues through Friday May 18th
Parent Teacher Conferences/Family Engagement Night – May 23rd
This evening is an opportunity for parents to meet the teachers from the following grade to learn more about what to expect in the upcoming school year. Look out for paperwork and Konstella-specific info soon.
D15 SCIENCE FAIR, Thursday, May 10th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
PS 130, 713 Caton Avenue
F/G to Ft. Hamilton, B/Q to Church Ave.
Note: This is a fully accessible building
CEC D15 DIVERSITY PLAN PUBLIC WORKSHOP #3, SATURDAY, May 12th, 12pm
Public Workshop #3 will provide community members the opportunity to share their ideas and feedback on initial ideas and recommendations to create more diverse, meaningfully integrated middle schools in District 15. Parents, students, teachers, staff and administrators are all encouraged to attend.
RSVP online: www.d15plan.eventbrite.com
Location: Miccio Community Center, 110 W. 9th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231
LOST & FOUND –
The lost and found area has been completely cleared. Going forward items left over on the bi-weekly collection dates will be donated or discarded. We will make every effort to return articles of clothing to students and adults, but we are unable to hold items out of concern for cleanliness and sanitation. Please help us to keep our school clean and label all your children’s clothing.
PARENT RESOURCE AREA
The PTA has a parent resource station consisting of a computer and printer for parent use outside of the PTA office in the cafeteria. This area is also where you can find hardcopy forms, signup sheets, and community information from the PTA. Also, please clear the area as items will be discarded this weekend.
PS 10 GRAND READERS PROGRAM
Join us in the PS 10 Library on Thursday mornings to read with our students! All you need to do is show up! We welcome the gift of your time and attention. This event will be every Thursday from 8:30-10:30 am. Don’t forget to bring your ID to enter the building.
FOLLOW PS 10 ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Find PS 10 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