What a year--THANK YOU!

Sun, Jun 26 4:18pm

Call to Action: Help Stop School Budget Cuts!

Thu, Jun 23 4:06pm

Hello PS107 Community, For those who may not be aware, Mayor Adams and the city council have passed a budget that significantly cuts funding to NYC public schools, in some cases up to 20-30%. PS107 is ... [More]

There’s still time! Give now

Wed, Jun 22 11:13am

  If you’ve been waiting to give a donation to the Annual Fund this year, now is the time to do it.  Click here to donate now.    “But wait? Didn’t the PTA already meet its Annual Fund goal this year? ... [More]

EduKit Update

Tue, Jun 21 1:03pm

  EduKit Update:   If your child is entering Kindergarten or 5th grade for the 22-23 school year, there is no EduKit for you to purchase this year.   The teachers on those grades decided to do their o ... [More]

LAST CHANCE - LOST & FOUND

Tue, Jun 21 11:54am

LOST & FOUND    LOST & FOUND   LOST & FOUND   Come claim your lost items before the last day of school.   Anything left behind will be donated to St Mary's.   Thank you!!!      

Thank You For An Amazing Book Fair!

Fri, Jun 17 4:51pm

  Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Powerhouse Book Fair. This was such a fun event for all of the classes and we saw lots of happy readers!   We especially want to give an enormou ... [More]

Summer Rising - Device Request

Fri, Jun 17 11:30am

Dear PS 107 Families,   If your child is attending Summer Rising and needs a Device, please click on the link (PS 107 Family Device Request), fill out the form and email Marybeth@ps107.org.   PS 107 F ... [More]

📚 Last Day to Shop at the PS 107/Powerhouse Book Fair is Sunday📚

Fri, Jun 17 10:38am

      📢Final Days to stock up on summer reading for kids and adults at the PS 107 book fair!  Shop at Powerhouse (1111 8th Avenue) anytime through Sunday, June 19, 2022, mention PS 107 and 20% of sal ... [More]

OPEROO THIS MORNING

Fri, Jun 17 8:02am

Good morning families!   We've received reports that Operoo may not be functioning properly this morning. You can complete the DOE's Health Screening Questionnaire here and show it at arrival instead: ... [More]

Order Next Year's EduKit Today!

Thu, Jun 16 12:51pm

Dear Parents,   As we wrap up the school year, it is time to start thinking about the fall.   EduKit ordering is now open for parents with students entering Pre-k, First, Second, Third, and Fourth Gra ... [More]

Recording available: Self-Care Workshop

Wed, Jun 15 12:19pm

Hello all,   For those unable to attend the workshop please find the recording here:   This is the link to the audio/video files:   https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/NW0cAqV7A-RrYgknyM9hFGW_Oh6rmaowy4 ... [More]

📢PLEASE READ: 😷Mask are required for everyone at Powerhouse (no exceptions) ❗

Tue, Jun 14 10:10am

2 Important Reminders!    2 Important Reminders!      *Please send your child to school with cash 💵 in a labeled ziplock or envelope. Purchases will be charged tax.    *Masks 😷are required (no excep ... [More]

REMINDER: PS 107/Powerhouse Book Fair is this week

Mon, Jun 13 2:28pm

Reminder     PS 107/Powerhouse Book Fair is this week! Shop anytime this week or weekend for children's or adults' books, and  20% of sales go to the PTA! Please take advantage of this opportunity to ... [More]

REMINDER: Self-Care Workshop Today at Noon

Mon, Jun 13 11:33am

PS 107 parent Antje Sommer is offering a free self-care workshop to our PS107 school community starting today at 12PM (zoom link below).    This workshop is designed to:    find out more about your em ... [More]

The week ahead: June 13th - June 17th

Sun, Jun 12 7:24pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon   School Spirit Day/Self Care Lunch Workshop tue     Book Fair Starts this today wed   Writing Letter Campaign Ends toda ... [More]

REMINDER: SCHOOLWIDE SPIRIT DAY ON MONDAY, 6/13: Dress Like the Rainbow for Pride Month!

Sun, Jun 12 5:58pm

Show your pride! Be an ally! Students can dress like the rainbow tomorrow, Monday, 6/13!

REMINDER: Actions For Safe Communities Letter Writing and Lemonade Stands

Fri, Jun 10 4:42pm

Happy Friday everyone, and happy Brooklyn Pride weekend!   Given the flurry of wonderful school events this week, we wanted to remind everyone of the ongoing actions you and your families can take to ... [More]

Thanks for an AMAZING Spring Fling!

Fri, Jun 10 4:14pm

We did another thing! We danced! We ate pizza! We wore glow sticks! We Spring Flinged!!!!   It was so wonderful to have this joyous Spring celebration back at PS107.    HUGE thanks to Alyse Dosik who ... [More]

Free Self-Care Lunch Workshop Monday, June 13th for the PS107 Community

Thu, Jun 9 11:14pm

In light of the horrendous news we received two weeks ago, PS 107 parent Antje Sommer has generously offered to host a free self-care workshop to our PS107 school community next Monday, June 13th at 1 ... [More]

Reminder: Last day to purchase your tickets is today 🎓Class of 2022 Graduation Brunch 🎓

Wed, Jun 8 3:24pm

Friendly Reminder- Last day to purchase your tickets is Monday, June 13th.  Please note siblings are welcomed to attend as there is no limit on the number of tickets purchased for this portion of the ... [More]

WE DID IT! And there's still time...

Wed, Jun 8 3:19pm

  Hey PS 107 Community,    You did it! WE did it!    Together, with every single donation and your amazing support, this week the PTA met our Annual Fund goal of $200,000. THANK YOU!  Donations to the ... [More]

Movie Night THANK YOU!!!

Wed, Jun 8 3:10pm

  We want to thank everyone who participated in another incredible Movie Night in the Big Yard! It was such a fun evening!   A special heartfelt thanks to Audrey Stipanovich who fully coordinated and ... [More]

A Big Art Day THANK YOU!

Mon, Jun 6 5:08pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    It was such a treat to see Art Day in action this past Saturday! What a day for such a beautiful celebration of art at PS 107.    I am particularly grateful to the organizers ... [More]

We’re SO CLOSE. Give Today!

Mon, Jun 6 12:20pm

  $5,399.    👆🏼This is how much we have left to reach our Annual Fund goal of $200,000 with only 3 weeks left of school. Won’t you please help us reach it?  Click here to donate now to the Annual Fu ... [More]

Reminders for Movie Night Tonight!

Mon, Jun 6 12:15pm

Hello movie Night families!   Just a reminder that Movie Night is tonight! Doors open at 7:00pm. Movie begins around 8:15pm.  This is not a drop-off event and it is sold out.    We will be selling piz ... [More]

This week: June 6th - June 10th

Mon, Jun 6 11:40am

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                  mon     Movie Night tue        No School wed      Spring Fling thur     No School   ______________________________________ ... [More]

SNACK/DRINK DONATIONS

Mon, Jun 6 8:05am

The SPRING FLING is in two days -- Wed. June 8th! We are now accepting all snack and drink donations. Please bring them to the main. office.   We are looking for all single serving snacks -- nothing h ... [More]

Safety at PS 107 Community Events

Fri, Jun 3 2:59pm

We are so excited that PS 107 PTA community events are back!   And we have three of our most beloved events coming up this week - ART DAY on SATURDAY, FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT on MONDAY and SPRING FLING on ... [More]

(w/ Working link) ART DAY ---> Volunteers & Snacks Still Needed!!!! (A friendly, DESPERATE, plea!)

Fri, Jun 3 1:12pm

HELLO PS 107 COMMUNITY!   Please, PLEASE step up to volunteer a shift and/or donate a snack/drink to help make this magical day go smoothly! Due to the COVID monster a good handful of volunteers unfor ... [More]

Volunteers Needed for Movie Night: Get Access to our Sold Out Event!

Fri, Jun 3 12:15pm

We have two volunteer spots available for Monday’s Movie Night.   -1 person for Candy Sales arrival at 6:30pm -1 person for Clean Up starts after the movie   This is a sold out event and if you haven’ ... [More]

Powerhouse Summer Lit Camp

Fri, Jun 3 12:05am

Our Powerhouse Book Fair is coming up (you can volunteer to go with your child's class here).   Also, this summer Powerhouse is offering their virtual summer lit camp again, perfect for ages 8-12. It' ... [More]

Peace Walk to School Tomorrow ✌️☮️ and Bake Sale 🍪

Thu, Jun 2 12:02pm

  Peace Walk: We will meet tomorrow (Friday, June 3) at 7:45am at the Lafayette statue on Prospect Park West at 9th St. for a peace walk together to school.  Wear orange and students/families can make ... [More]

NO SCHOOL DAYS IN JUNE 2022

Thu, Jun 2 11:04am

***   REMINDER   ***   THERE IS NO SCHOOL ON THE FOLLOWING DATES THIS MONTH:   TUESDAY, JUNE 7 - CLERICAL DAY    THURSDAY, JUNE 9 - CHANCELLOR'S DAY   MONDAY, JUNE 20 - JUNETEENTH!   Let me know if yo ... [More]

AAPI Affinity Group Meet Up Saturday, June 11th 10am-12pm

Thu, Jun 2 10:30am

IMPORTANT: Principal's Update, Spring 2022

Thu, Jun 2 9:17am

Dear PS 107 Families,    Even though it doesn't feel like it, it is technically still SPRING! Attached please find my Spring Principal's Update. This important update contains information about:  How ... [More]

JUNE 3-5 - Actions for Safe Communities

Wed, Jun 1 7:30pm

Hi everyone-- re-posting this from last week, in case it got missed over the long weekend!     Many members of our PS107 community have reached out about doing something in response to the school shoo ... [More]

UPDATED: Safety Town Hall Recording + Slides + Petition

Wed, Jun 1 5:23pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Attached please find the slides from yesterday's Safety Town Hall. You can also click here to view the recording.    In addition, the petition that I referred to to lock the f ... [More]

Grade Wide Picnics - Do's and Don'ts

Wed, Jun 1 12:11pm

Hello PS 107 Families,   Grade Wide Picnic season has arrived. The schedule and location for picnics are listed below. This is a lovely way to celebrate the year and enjoy a day in Prospect park with ... [More]

NYC School Calendar 2022-2023

Wed, Jun 1 8:42am

https://www.schools.nyc.gov/calendar   The calendar is attached in English, Spanish and Chinese

Thanks!

Fri, May 27 11:36am

      A belated thanks to everyone involved in our Chilo's party last Friday!   Thanks to everyone who joined us! Parents! Teachers! Staff! Ms. Joanna and Ms. Rinah!   Thanks to those who donated to t ... [More]

Are these your child's glasses?

Fri, May 27 11:24am

If so please contact the parent coordinator at prosenberg@ps107.org or call 718.499.2054  

Letter from DOE Chancellor David Banks

Thu, May 26 4:34pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Please read the attached letter from the NYC DOE's Chancellor David Banks regarding the tragic events in Uvalde, Texas.

Safety Town Hall + Taking Action Against Gun Violence

Wed, May 25 7:00pm

Dear PS 107 Families,  I hope that your children had a peaceful day at school today, able to focus on the things that elementary school children should be focused on — learning, friends, and play. I k ... [More]

thoughts on the events in Uvalde, Texas

Tue, May 24 8:10pm

We have learned that the unthinkable has happened once again, this time in the small town of Uvalde, Texas, near the Mexico border. I know that this affects us even more deeply as parents  of young ch ... [More]

Community Outreach May Newsletter

Tue, May 24 4:08pm

Hello everyone,   Memorial Day is almost upon us and the whole month of May has snuck past!   We fully intended to send this out sooner, particularly in order to acknowledge the many great community e ... [More]

Police Activity Outside PS 107 Today

Mon, May 23 3:44pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Your children may mention that there was some police activity outside of PS 107 today around 1:15 pm. Today, during our lunch and recess periods, a woman was standing on the c ... [More]

OPEROO DAILY HEALTH FORM TROUBLE? USE DOE FORM

Mon, May 23 8:00am

GOOD MORNING!   IF YOU ARE HAVING TROUBLE LOGGING INTO OPEROO FOR THE DAILY HEALTH FORM, PLEASE USE THE DOE FORM:   https://healthscreening.schools.nyc/   OR A PAPER FORM IS ATTACHED.   THANK YOU,

The Week Ahead: May 23rd - May 27th

Sun, May 22 9:37pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                  tue     Fire of Love - Fundraising Event at Nitehawk _________________________________________________________________  Fi ... [More]

Join Us for a Sneak Preview of "Fire of Love" at the Nitehawk on 5/24 at 7pm- Benefits PS321 & PS107 PTAs

Sat, May 21 2:27pm

  Join us for a special sneak preview & joint PTA Fundraiser of the award-winning film "FIRE OF LOVE" at the Nitehawk on 5/24 at 7pm. Thank you to Neon and National Geographic Documentary Films for do ... [More]

Starting Now! Final PTA Meeting of the year tonight! 6:30pm

Thu, May 19 6:36pm

Hello!  Please join us for our final PTA meeting of the year tonight at 6:30pm. We will be voting on the new slate of PTA board members. Hope you see you there!    Zoom info: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/ ... [More]

Five, Fifteen, Fifty–Friday is HERE. Bonus inspo: Dancing student!

Thu, May 19 11:15am

  Hey Folks,    It’s the last Annual Fund email this week. Are you ready to donate already?! We hope so. Click here.    Pitch in what you can. Make it a Five, Fifteen, or Fifty Dollar Friday!    Why g ... [More]

Final PTA Meeting of the year tonight! 6:30pm

Thu, May 19 10:40am

Hello!  Please join us for our final PTA meeting of the year tonight at 6:30pm. We will be voting on the new slate of PTA board members. Hope you see you there!    Zoom info: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/ ... [More]

Thirteen or Thirty–but mostly, THANK YOU!

Wed, May 18 11:45am

Are you gonna make it a Thirteen Dollar Thursday? Or how about Thirty Dollar Thursday? It all adds up!    Make your donation to the Annual Fund by clicking here.  But here’s an equally important part ... [More]

Parent Input Needed: Who should serve as District 15's next Superintendent?

Tue, May 17 5:26pm

Please see the attached information about this Friday's Community Education Council Town Hall to meet the candidates for Superintendent of District 15! Parent feedback is critical to this process, so ... [More]

COVID Alert Level Raised to "High"

Tue, May 17 1:41pm

Dear PS 107 Families,  The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) let us know today that NYC's COVID alert level has been raised to "high." This means that there is significant spread of ... [More]

Our wonderful Pamela Rosenberg is moving on!

Tue, May 17 7:50am

Dear PS 107 Families,    I know that many of you have already heard what I like to call the "happy-sad news" that our incredible Parent Coordinator Pamela Rosenberg will be leaving her role on June 30 ... [More]

25 slots left for Friday's event

Mon, May 16 10:38pm

Who is ready for Friday??? Our cut-off for this Friday's bar party was last week, but it turns out we have 25 more spots available for purchase.  This time really is last call, so REGISTER today if yo ... [More]

The Week Ahead: May 16th - May 20th

Sun, May 15 8:08pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                  thu     Last PTA Meeting of the Year fri        Fundraiser at Chilos _____________________________________________________ ... [More]

Save the date: Powerhouse Book Fair June 14th through June 17th

Sun, May 15 8:04pm

  Save the date:  Powerhouse Book Fair is back June 14th through June 17th!    Each class will visit the bookstore as a little trip (details forthcoming), and the PTA will receive 20% of sales.    

May Parent-Teacher Conferences

Sun, May 15 10:12am

Dear PS 107 Families,      Over the next week or two, PS 107 teachers will be scheduling parent-teacher conferences with some families, as part of our May Parent-Teacher conferences. These conferences ... [More]

Don’t Wait Wednesday–Give Today!

Fri, May 13 4:12pm

It’s Don’t Wait Wednesday! If you’ve been waiting to give to the Annual Fund, now’s the time to do it. Click here.  WHY?    News flash: Our kids have only 6 more weeks of school! YIKES! Along with onl ... [More]

Two Dollar Tuesday…or Ten or Twenty–YOUR gift matters!

Fri, May 13 4:11pm

How do you like to Tuesday? Taco Tuesday, Take-out Tuesday, Two-Step Tuesday? Treat Tuesday? (Alliteration is FUN!)     Consider putting some philanthropy in your Tuesday and give a gift to the Annual ... [More]

Monday One-Day…or Two or Three--EVERY Gift Matters!

Fri, May 13 4:11pm

  It’s MONDAY! Monday One-Day..or Two or Three! Are you in a position to spare a few bucks? Click here to donate now to the Annual Fund.  Here’s the skinny: There are only six more weeks of school! Wh ... [More]

Bar party for parents - LAST CALL for tickets

Fri, May 13 7:26am

Today is the last day to buy tickets for next week's fundraiser at Chilo's Greenwood (located at 740 5th Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11232).  Come join in the fun! Register today at one of these sponsor levels: ... [More]

Art Day postponed to JUNE 4th!

Thu, May 12 5:24pm

Unfortunately, due to the threat of inclement weather, we've decided to push Art Day to JUNE 4th, 2022.     For those of you who have already signed up to lend a hand, THANK YOU!  Please check your ca ... [More]

Thank you for your support of CHiPS!

Wed, May 11 10:51pm

Sending out a big THANK YOU to all who came by at drop-off yesterday to contribute to the CHiPS Food Drive! We were able to provide sandwiches, fruit, snacks, drinks, and even pasta! CHiPS was very gr ... [More]

Brooklyn Title 1 Schools - Help needed

Wed, May 11 5:40pm

Many of our nyc schools' percentage of low income families have dropped just below their borough's thresholds for receiving Federal Title 1 funds. In some cases schools with 59.9% low income families ... [More]

Is Your Child Missing Eyeglasses?

Wed, May 11 3:36pm

Please see the photos and if these are your child's glass, email prosenberg@ps107.org    Thank you!  

Thank you Parents - Come pick up your Serveware

Wed, May 11 2:33pm

Teacher Appreciation week was a wonderful celebration and show of gratitude for the teachers of PS 107 and we are so very thankful for all of the delicious food, beautiful artwork and enthusiastic cla ... [More]

Reminder - CHiPS food drive tomorrow (5/11)!

Tue, May 10 5:52pm

Hi everyone,   Just a reminder that we will be collecting food donations for CHiPS tomorrow, 5/11, at school drop-off in the morning.   Donations can include: Juice boxes/water bottles Individually wr ... [More]

THANK YOU!

Tue, May 10 11:11am

Dear PS 107 Families,    On behalf of the teachers and staff of PS 107, I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for all of the love that you showed us last week during Teacher Appreciation Wee ... [More]

10 positive cases of COVID reported today

Mon, May 9 8:08pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    While I haven't been sending daily whole-school updates for a little while, I did want to make everyone aware that we are experiencing an uptick in cases at PS 107 right now. ... [More]

The Week Ahead: May 9th - May 14th

Sun, May 8 9:09pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue         Picture Day wed      Gender Expression Workshop sat         Art Day   __________________________________________ ... [More]

Who wants to party with us 2 weeks from tonight???

Fri, May 6 7:02pm

The long-awaited PS107 fundraiser for parents and staff is here! Come and join in the fun on Friday, May 20th from 7-10pm at Chilo's Greenwood (located at 740 5th Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11232). Register fo ... [More]

Food Drive for CHiPS - 5/11

Fri, May 6 4:01pm

Hi everyone,   The kitchen of CHiPS, the local food pantry, will be closed for renovations of the exhaust system May 9-11. During this time, the CHiPS kitchen will be non-operational for the roughly 2 ... [More]

📢📢📢MOVIE NIGHT POSTPONED ❗

Thu, May 5 2:53pm

📢**Due to inclement weather we have to cancel movie night.  Please stay tuned for new date❗ 📢**Attendees with tickets, please hold onto them until we have the new date as the event is SOLD OUT.**    ... [More]

Picture Day Update: Sibling Pictures 8-8:30am on 5/10

Thu, May 5 11:57am

Hello Again, Please note one change to Spring Picture Day: siblings will be able to have their pictures taken together from 8am-8:30am on Tuesday 5/10 in the Big Yard. No need to email teachers, you c ... [More]

Drop Off Decorations To Decorate The Big Yard Tomorrow

Wed, May 4 1:00am

    Hi everyone - one final reminder to please drop off any decorations you might have — balloons, streamers, banners, signs, etc — to the big yard entrance at drop off tomorrow morning.  Let's cover ... [More]

COVID Test Kit Update

Tue, May 3 5:22pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, we sent home two COVID tests with all PS 107 students. Unfortunately, we did not have enough in stock to send the four tests that the DOE has asked us to send. We will ... [More]

Yay! In-person PS107 fundraiser for parents and staff is here!

Tue, May 3 11:46am

The long-awaited PS107 fundraiser for parents and staff is here! Come and join in the fun on Friday, May 20th from 7-10pm at Chilo's Greenwood (located at 740 5th Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11232) Register for ... [More]

Clap For Your Teachers At Pick-Up Today!

Mon, May 2 9:07pm

  One final reminder to clap and cheer, bang on pots and pans, and make some noise for your teachers when they come out at pick-up TODAY. Feel free to bring signs of appreciation to hold up as well (t ... [More]

TOMORROW: Clap For Your Teachers At Pick-Up

Mon, May 2 2:58pm

    Teacher Appreciation Week Starts TOMORROW!   Please clap and cheer for your teachers when they come out at pick-up tomorrow. Feel free to bring signs of appreciation to hold up as well (these coul ... [More]

The Week Ahead: May 2nd - May 6th

Sun, May 1 9:49pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon               Eid al- Fitr - No school fri                    Movie Night  mon to fri   Teacher Appreciation Week   ____ ... [More]

Important May Updates

Sun, May 1 8:06pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I hope that you are enjoying this beautiful spring weekend! All of us at PS 107 wish our families and staff members who are celebrating an Eid Mubarak, as the holy month of Ra ... [More]

School Lunch Menu Substitution for Tuesday, May 3rd

Fri, Apr 29 12:18pm

Instead of turkey burgers on Tuesday, May 3, the kitchen shall be serving beef burgers.    Let us know if you have any questions at prosenberg@ps107.org  

Save the date from : Special Education Committee, April 30 @10:30

Wed, Apr 27 10:13pm

        The newly-formed Special Education Committee invites you to a get-together at Harmony Playground on Saturday April 30, at 10:30.   We’ll be at the nearest picnic table with a gold “party” sign ... [More]

MOVIE NIGHT 🎦- TICKET SALE/CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

Wed, Apr 27 9:45pm

   The box office is open! $10/ticket.  Purchase your tickets here 👈   Please join us with your family Friday May 6th in the big yard for the screening of Sing 2.   Attendance is limited to 200 peopl ... [More]

REMINDER! Teacher Appreciation Week NEXT WEEK! Sign Up Below!!

Wed, Apr 27 9:41am

    Hello! Fun Spring activities are in full swing INCLUDING Teacher Appreciation week next week, May 3-6th.  Please sign up to bring food, drinks, etc HERE!! Let's show our wonderful teachers how muc ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] One Positive Case of COVID

Tue, Apr 26 6:03pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, I was notified of one positive case of COVID. Families of children who shared classroom space with the individual testing positive were notified directly ... [More]

Bake sale tomorrow April 27th from 2:40-3:40 pm to benefit the women's shelter

Tue, Apr 26 10:35am

Arts Residencies = JOY! Give to the Annual Fund Today!

Mon, Apr 25 4:16pm

Proceed with caution: Inspired, joyous kids ahead!    Arts Residences are a prioritized learning experience at PS 107 and are made possible by donations to the Annual Fund. Haven't made a donation yet ... [More]

The Week Ahead: April 25th - April 29th

Sun, Apr 24 8:50pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  Sign up for Summer Rising  wed   Changemakers Bake Sale   _____________________________________________________________ ... [More]

Updates and Reminders for Families for the Coming Week

Sun, Apr 24 11:31am

Dear PS 107 Families,    I hope that you had an enjoyable week with your children, and that they (and you!) are ready for school to start up again tomorrow for the final stretch through the end of the ... [More]

Last Call for Volunteers - Brooklyn Marathon (4/24)

Fri, Apr 22 8:15am

Hi everyone,   We are still short on volunteers for the Brooklyn Marathon!   Please consider coming out on Sunday to support the runners, our community, and our school! Signs ups are posted here for H ... [More]

Have a wonderful break! + COVID notifications

Fri, Apr 15 11:28am

Dear PS 107 Families,    Yesterday, April 14th, was such a lovely day of celebration at PS 107! The day was bookended with two dance performances in the Big Yard, beginning with a 3rd grade performanc ... [More]

Save the date for our next Movie Night on Friday May 6th

Fri, Apr 15 10:54am

Please save the date for our next Movie Night on Friday May 6th! We'll be showing Sing 2.   More information and ticket sales to follow soon.   There will be plenty of pizza to purchase for dinner so ... [More]

Community Outreach April Newlsetter

Thu, Apr 14 7:10pm

Hello everyone and happy Spring Break!   April has already been a whirlwind to say the least!  With this week's difficult events, along with observances of Ramadan, Easter, and Passover, plus Earth Da ... [More]

Save-the-Date: PTA Fundraiser at Chilo's 5/20/22

Thu, Apr 14 12:11pm

Something for parents and PS107 staff to look forward to after spring break!  

Volunteers Still Needed for the Brooklyn Marathon!

Thu, Apr 14 8:02am

Hi PS107 families,   We hope everyone has been doing well navigating the tragic events of this week. In the spirit of Brooklyn community strength, we are still looking for volunteers to help with the ... [More]

{SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] 1 Positive Case of COVID

Wed, Apr 13 8:14pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was last in the building yesterday, 4/12.    All families of students who ... [More]

Additional Resource + COVID Updates

Tue, Apr 12 8:31pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I wanted to share one additional, very useful resource on helping children process the events of today. I've attached Helping Children Cope after a Traumatic Event, from the C ... [More]

PLEASE READ: Processing Today's Events with Your Children

Tue, Apr 12 2:34pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    The events of this morning shook all of us to our core. What began as a drizzly spring morning quickly turned into tragedy, so close to our school community. Many of us have p ... [More]

SHELTER-IN-PLACE LIFTED

Tue, Apr 12 12:43pm

Dear Families,    We have just been notified by the NYPD and the DOE that the Shelter-in-Place order for PS 107 has been lifted. Dismissal and after-school will take place as usual.    Please reach ou ... [More]

Updates on Shelter-in-Place

Tue, Apr 12 12:24pm

Dear PS 107 Families,   As you know, PS 107has been in a "Shelter-In" status due to a nearby incident and ongoing police investigation.   A "Shelter-In" occurs when there has been a DOE or NYPD determ ... [More]

PS 107 is Sheltering in Place

Tue, Apr 12 10:17am

Dear Families,   As you know the safety of our students, staff and families are our top priority. Therefore, we want to inform you that out of an abundance of caution, due to a safety concern in the a ... [More]

Spring Break COVID Test Kit Distribution + Notification of 5 Positive Cases of COVID

Mon, Apr 11 5:30pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, five positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Four individuals testing positive were last in the building on Friday, 4/8, and one individual was last ... [More]

LOST & FOUND IS OVERFLOWING

Mon, Apr 11 3:08pm

ARE YOU MISSING SOMETHING?   HOW ABOUT A    HOODIE   WATER BOTTLE   LUNCH BOX   WINTER COAT   TRACK JACKET   HATS, GLOVES, SCARVES   AND MORE!!   PLEASE COME TO CLAIM YOUR ITEMS BEFORE SPRING BREAK.   ... [More]

The Week Ahead: April 11th - April 15th

Sun, Apr 10 9:30pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  Summer Rising Town Hall tue    Residency - Pre-K and 2nd Grade fri      Spring Recess April 15- April 22  sun   April 2 ... [More]

Last Chance To Vote To Fund Our Big Yard!

Sat, Apr 9 12:26am

  Voting for City Council District 39 Participatory Budgeting projects ends tomorrow (4/10)!   If you want a better Big Yard for the kids, please vote now so that we can get the needed funding to make ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] One Positive Case of COVID + Spring Break COVID test kit distribution

Fri, Apr 8 4:49pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    First, I'm writing to let you know that the DOE has asked schools to send home two COVID test kits (4 tests total) with every student in advance of the approaching Spring Rece ... [More]

PTA Meeting Starting Now!

Thu, Apr 7 6:27pm

See you there! Topic: PTA Meeting Time: Apr 7, 2022 06:30 PM  Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83914352677?pwd=WVdoNkYyczdwTm9VR01vNC9xbjJmQT09 Meeting ID: 839 1435 2677 Passcode: 423572 By ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] 3 Positive Cases of COVID

Thu, Apr 7 4:57pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, three positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Two individuals testing positive were last in the building yesterday, 4/4, and one individual was last ... [More]

Vote for the Big Yard Transformation at Arrival!

Thu, Apr 7 7:42am

Today and tomorrow, you can vote at arrival for City Council District 39 Participatory Budgeting projects!    Come to the table set up outside of the main entrance of PS 107 and make your voice heard. ... [More]

PTA Meeting TOMORROW, April 7th at 6:30PM!

Wed, Apr 6 9:43am

      Hello!   Our next PTA meeting is tomorrow evening, Thursday 4/7. Please note the time change: 6:30 pm. Zoom info below. See you there! Topic: PTA Meeting Time: Apr 7, 2022 06:30 PM  Join Zoom Me ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] 3 Positive Cases of COVID

Tue, Apr 5 5:02pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, three positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Two individuals testing positive were last in the building yesterday, 4/4, and one individual was in t ... [More]

Vote to Improve the PS 107 Big Yard!

Tue, Apr 5 1:48pm

Please vote to help us transform the Big Yard into a better play space for the kids! Your kids (aged 11 and older) can vote too!   All residents of City Council District 39 who are 11 or older can vot ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] 3 Positive Cases of COVID

Mon, Apr 4 6:17pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, three positive cases of COVID were reported to me. All individuals testing positive were last in the building on Friday, 4/1.   All families of students ... [More]

The Week Ahead: April 4th - April 8th

Sun, Apr 3 9:35pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                thu    7th  PTA Meeting at 9am    _________________________________________________________________ PTA Meeting    Next PTA ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Six Positive Cases of COVID

Sun, Apr 3 8:15pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Over the weekend, six positive cases of COVID were reported to me. All individuals testing positive were last in the building on Friday, 4/1.   All families of students who sh ... [More]

TODAY! Visit the Participatory Budgeting Expo at the Armory

Sun, Apr 3 9:55am

Dear Families,    Looking for a rainy day activity? Stop by the City Council District 39 Participatory Budgeting Expo today from 3 to 5 pm at the Park Slope Armory YMCA. I'll be there promoting our sc ... [More]

It's time to VOTE to help PS 107 transform the Big Yard!

Sat, Apr 2 9:35am

Dear PS 107 Families,    It's Participatory Budgeting (PB) Vote Week and PS 107 has a project on the PB ballot that will help us to transform the Big Yard into a beautiful space that the entire school ... [More]

Ramadan Kareem

Fri, Apr 1 3:44pm

Ramadan Kareem    The month of Ramadan begins this evening.   PS 107 would like to offer accommodations during snack and lunchtime for students who are fasting for this holy month.   Please reach out ... [More]

NYC School Survey - YOU CAN STILL WIN A PIZZA PARTY FOR YOUR CLASS

Thu, Mar 31 1:34pm

The DOE extended the NYC SCHOOL SURVEY deadline to April 14th so all classes with 95% completion of the NYC School Survey can still win a PIZZA PARTY!!   CONGRATULATIONS to the 3 classrooms that have ... [More]

Daily Case Update + SILLY OUTFIT DAY - FRIDAY!

Wed, Mar 30 5:03pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today I was informed of 1 positive case of COVID. The individual testing positive was last in the building on Tuesday, 3/29.   All families of students who shared classroom sp ... [More]

Community Outreach March Newsletter

Wed, Mar 30 12:33pm

Hello 107-    March has been so busy, and this month's newsletter is chock full with a recap of all the good work our school community has accomplished, along with several exciting volunteer opportuni ... [More]

Daily Case Update

Tue, Mar 29 7:27pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today I was informed of 2 positive cases of COVID. Both individuals were last in the building on Monday, 3/28.    All families of students who shared classroom space with the ... [More]

Daily Case Update + Slides from Today's Town Hall + the NYS ELA

Mon, Mar 28 4:34pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, I was informed of 1 positive case of COVID. The individual testing positive was last in the building on Friday, 3/25. All families of students who shared classroom spac ... [More]

Menu Change for 3/30

Mon, Mar 28 2:26pm

Due to supply chain issues the kitchen will not be serving Mac N Cheese on Wednesday, March 30th but will serve pizza instead.   Thank you for your patience.

The Week Ahead: March 28th - April 1st

Sun, Mar 27 9:48pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon 28th Townhall on Updated DOE’s Health Screening Questionnaire thu    7th  PTA Meeting at 9am    ________________________ ... [More]

Daily Case Update + COVID Test Kits + Monday Town Hall

Fri, Mar 25 5:22pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, I was notified of one positive case of COVID. The individual testing positive was last in the building yesterday, 3/24.    Families of students who shared classroom spa ... [More]

REMINDER: Asian American and Pacific Islander Affinity Group Meet Up Saturday March 26th!

Fri, Mar 25 10:59am

Parenting in a Digital Age: Presentation + Useful Links

Thu, Mar 24 6:38pm

Thanks so much to those of you who joined us for yesterday's presentation, Parenting in a Digital Age. If you weren't able to make it — fear not! — below you will find the slides and links that were s ... [More]

Daily Case Update + Monday Town Hall

Thu, Mar 24 5:16pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, I was notified of one positive case of COVID. The individual testing positive was last in the building last Friday, 3/18, so the school community was not exposed.    Li ... [More]

THANK YOU! + Daily COVID Case Update

Wed, Mar 23 8:08pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was last in the building on Tuesday, 3/22.   Families of students who shared classroom sp ... [More]

JOIN US FOR LUNCH TODAY! 12 pm parent workshop, Parenting in a Digital Age

Wed, Mar 23 11:47am

  Parenting in a Digital Age   Wednesday, March 23 @12pm Join the workshop via Zoom: https://bit.ly/107zoom   What are ways we can set healthy boundaries and support our kids to use technology well? H ... [More]

And the winners for the 8th Annual Read-a-thon are...

Tue, Mar 22 8:23pm

   P.S. 107's 8th Annual Read-A-Thon winners are:   Class with the most participants- $50 gift card to Terrace Books and a doughnut party for the class: 1-201 Ms. Pramberger & Ms. O'Donnell   Most min ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION} Two Positive Cases of COVID + SPEND LUNCH AT OUR PARENT WORKSHOP TOMORROW!

Tue, Mar 22 8:13pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, I was notified of two positive COVID cases, both individuals were last in the building on Monday, 3/21.    All families whose children who shared space with this indivi ... [More]

See's Candy Fundraiser

Tue, Mar 22 1:45pm

Our Spring PS 107 See’s Candy Shop is open! Support our fundraiser and get the most delicious chocolate for yourself or as a gift! The shop is only open through this Friday, March 25th. Delivery will ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two Positive Cases of COVID + Parenting in a Digital Age Workshop Reminder!

Mon, Mar 21 5:23pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, two positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Because of the timing of these cases, the school community was not exposed.    On another note, March is Digital Citize ... [More]

Did you get the email? ...And a word from Jenn Tirado

Mon, Mar 21 11:48am

Last week, PS 107’s wonderful class parents sent messages to individual classes, reminding families to support the Annual Fund with a donation. Did you get the email? Some of you definitely did becaus ... [More]

The Week Ahead: March 21st - March 26th

Sun, Mar 20 9:12pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                  wed 23rd Parenting in a Digital Age fri   25th Last Day of School Survey sat   26th AAPI Group Meeting   _________________ ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two Positive Cases of COVID + Outdoor Lunch This Week

Sun, Mar 20 7:15pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Over the weekend, two positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Families of students in close contact with the individuals testing positive were notified directly by me. On ... [More]

IMPORTANT: COVID test kits going home today + Daily Case Update

Fri, Mar 18 2:12pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual was last in the building yesterday, 3/17. Families of students who were in close contact with this individ ... [More]

SUPPORT YOUR SCHOOL AND A FAMILY IN NEED - THE PS 107 SPRING GEAR SALE!!

Thu, Mar 17 4:50pm

Dear Families, Our Spring 107 gear sale is planned to end Saturday but has been extended an extra day so our site will be open until this Sunday.     We have added an option to "Donate A Shirt" to our ... [More]

Zoom Link for PTA Meeting Thursday March 17th at 9am. (Tomorrow!)

Wed, Mar 16 7:00pm

Hello!   Join us tomorrow, March 17th at 9am for our PTA Meeting.  Zoom link here: Join Zoom Meeting https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/81228356975?pwd=Nm4rSURJZmFhNWdxWk51Nk0vdndrQT09 Meeting ID: 812 2835 6975 ... [More]

[Daily Case Update] One Positive Case of COVID

Wed, Mar 16 5:06pm

  Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was last in the building yesterday, 3/15.    All families whose children who shared spa ... [More]

LUNCHTIME PARENT WORKSHOP: Parenting in a Digital Age, March 23rd at noon

Wed, Mar 16 10:23am

See clickable links below the image Zoom link to join: https://bit.ly/107zoom Link to submit questions: https://bit.ly/107digitalcitizen    

Asian American and Pacific Islander Affinity Group Meet Up

Tue, Mar 15 8:25pm

Daily Case Update: 6 Positive Cases of COVID

Tue, Mar 15 3:55pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, six positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Two individuals testing positive were last in the building on Friday, 3/11; three individuals were last in the building ... [More]

Spring Gear Sale & Gym Shirts

Tue, Mar 15 1:31pm

  Our Spring Gear Sale is on now through March 19th and this is the last online sale for the year! Our PS 107 gym shirt will be the same next year (and for the next few years) so think ahead and order ... [More]

Friendly Reminder: Read-a-thon logs are now due 📚

Mon, Mar 14 6:36pm

Hello All,   Friendly reminder readathon logs are now due back and winners will be announced on Monday 3/21.      Please contact ps107reads@gmail.com with any questions.  

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two Positive Cases of COVID

Mon, Mar 14 4:22pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, two more positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Both individuals testing positive were last in the school building on Friday, 3/11.    All families whose children ... [More]

The Week Ahead: March 14th - March 18th

Sun, Mar 13 9:52pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                  thu 17th  PTA Meeting at 9am    _________________________________________________________________ Gear Sale   March 19th l ... [More]

IMPORTANT: COVID Mitigation Plans + Notification of One Positive Case

Sun, Mar 13 5:04pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am writing to inform you of one more positive case of COVID that was reported to me this morning. The individual was last in the building on Friday, 3/11 and because of the ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two Positive Cases of COVID

Sat, Mar 12 5:26pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, two more positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Both individuals testing positive were last in the school building on Friday, 3/11.    All families whose children ... [More]

PS 107 Gear Sale on NOW!

Fri, Mar 11 5:07pm

Our Spring Gear Sale is on now through March 19th and this is the last online sale for the year! Order online and your order will be sent home with your child in their backpack shortly after Spring br ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two Positive Cases of COVID

Fri, Mar 11 5:01pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, two positive cases of COVID were reported to me. Both individuals testing positive were last in the school building on Thursday, 3/10.    All families whose children wh ... [More]

Reminder: Read-a-thon is ending today (March 11th) 📚

Fri, Mar 11 3:09pm

Hello All,   This is a reminder that the final day of the Read-a-thon is today (March 11th).    Please ensure all of your donations are in too.  Teachers will be collecting the reading logs on Monday, ... [More]

NYC School Survey - WIN A PIZZA PARTY FOR YOUR CLASS

Thu, Mar 10 4:19pm

All classes with 95% completion of the NYC School Survey can win a PIZZA PARTY!!   How can you help to make this happen for your students: Parents/guardians should complete a separate survey for each  ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Positive Case of COVID

Wed, Mar 9 7:23pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was last in the school building on Monday, 3/7.    All families whose children who shared ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Positive Case of COVID + Mask Guidance Clarification

Tue, Mar 8 5:21pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was in the school building yesterday.    All families whose children who shared space wit ... [More]

Support for Ukraine - Bake Sale March 11th

Sun, Mar 6 9:25pm

PS107 Community,   As Ms. Joanna mentioned in her Friday update, the Community Outreach Committee is planning a school-wide action in support of the people of Ukraine. While there are many immediate w ... [More]

The Week Ahead: March 7th - March 11th

Sun, Mar 6 7:45pm

  Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                fri    11th Read-A-Thon Ends thu 17th  PTA Meeting at 9am ___________________________________________________________ Read-A ... [More]

Friday Updates: COVID cases, indoor mask policy change, support for Ukraine

Fri, Mar 4 6:14pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    What a whirlwind of a week! Policies continue to change by the day, and I've attached the DOE's latest family letter (in English and Spanish) for your review. In brief, here's ... [More]

REMINDER: Tips for Navigating Changing School Mask Policies - Today!

Fri, Mar 4 11:37am

Dear PS 107 Families,    We just received word that the NYC DOE will be lifting the indoor school mask mandate, effective Monday, March 7th. Our guidance counselor, Sarah Green, will be hosting a lunc ... [More]

Online Spring Gear Sale Starts Today!

Thu, Mar 3 9:12am

    Our Spring Gear Sale is live! We have all new options for kids and adults! This is an online only sale now through March 19th. Order online and your order will be sent home with your child shortly ... [More]

EVENT: Tips for Navigating Changes to the School Mask Mandate

Wed, Mar 2 5:22pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    We are anticipating that the indoor school mask mandate will be lifted, effective Monday, March 7th. We know there are A LOT of big feelings about this, and we are here to sup ... [More]

Winter 2022 Principal's Update

Tue, Mar 1 5:46pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Attached please find my seasonal update for families. It's jam-packed with all that's been happening at PS 107 lately, along with details on report cards and Parent-Teacher Co ... [More]

The Week Ahead: February 28th - March 4th

Sun, Feb 27 9:10pm

      Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                thu  3rd Half Day - School Ends at 11:40 * No Afterschool*    __________________________________________________________ ... [More]

Important Reminders for the Upcoming Week

Sun, Feb 27 4:49pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I hope that you had a lovely mid-winter recess and that your children feel rested and restored and ready to return to school tomorrow! After two years of not being able to do ... [More]

Summer Camp Auction Ending Soon!

Wed, Feb 23

Get a great camp deal before they're gone! See all the deals you can still bid on below.   To sign up and bid, go to: https://ps107.schoolauction.net/campauction2022/?_ga=2.250213120.743357677.1644774 ... [More]

Wine tasting on March 4

Tue, Feb 22 11:14pm

Virtual Wine Tasting rescheduled to Friday, March 4, 2022 at 8pm.    March Forth to Drink Wine! Sommelier (and awesome PS107 parent) Kyle Eberle will walk us through three hand-selected wines from Sha ... [More]

Summer Camp Auction Ends Tomorrow

Tue, Feb 22 9:35am

There are still camps available for those who want to to sign up for summer camps at a discounted price! Below is a list of camps you can still bid on. The auction ends tomorrow- so get them while you ... [More]

February Community Outreach Newsletter

Fri, Feb 18 1:37pm

Hello everyone!   February is halfway done and Winter Break is here - a perfect time for our monthly newsletter!   As we say in there, a HUGE thank you to everyone who made Valentine's cards last week ... [More]

Reminder: Zoom Link for PTA Meeting Happening Now!

Thu, Feb 17 8:57am

Hello! Here is the zoom info for the PTA Meeting tomorrow. Hope to see you there! Topic: PTA Meeting Time: Feb 17, 2022 09:00 AM  Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89248980351?pwd=djU5cG1vOX ... [More]

Get Ready for the 8th Annual PS 107 READ-A-THON 📖!

Wed, Feb 16 8:08pm

We invite all PS 107 families to participate in the 8th Annual Read-A-Thon to help promote literacy and a love of reading with our students .   The Read-A-Thon runs from February 18th through Friday, ... [More]

Zoom Link for PTA Meeting 9am Thursday, February 17, 2022

Wed, Feb 16 2:04pm

Hello! Here is the zoom info for the PTA Meeting tomorrow. Hope to see you there! Topic: PTA Meeting Time: Feb 17, 2022 09:00 AM  Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89248980351?pwd=djU5cG1vOX ... [More]

MID WINTER BREAK - COVID TESTING REMINDER

Wed, Feb 16 12:39pm

The NYCDOE is supplying COVID-19 home testing kits to each student before Mid-Winter Break so that all students can be tested at home the morning of Monday, February 28 before returning to school.   P ... [More]

Summer 2022 Camp Auction Begins Today!

Wed, Feb 16 12:24am

The PS107 Auction begins today!     Once again we're having our Camp Auction!!  This is a great way to save on some of the camps you and your kids love.    The auction kicks off today, February 16th a ... [More]

Join the PS107 Special Education Committee!

Tue, Feb 15 5:24pm

Hello Parents, We are happy to announce that PS107 now has a Special Education Committee! This parent-led group will support the families of children with varied cognitive, emotional, learning, physic ... [More]

NYC School Survey 2021-2022 is LIVE!!

Tue, Feb 15 11:45am

What is the NYC School Survey and why is it important? Every year, 3-K, pre-K and K-12 families and teachers (and students in grades 6-12) take the NYC School Survey. The survey helps school administr ... [More]

The Week Ahead: February 14th - February 18th

Sun, Feb 13 9:54pm

      Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                thu  17th  9am PTA Meeting    ______________________________________________________________________ Permanent Neighborh ... [More]

PRE-K APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN!

Wed, Feb 9 3:43pm

Pre-K: All NYC children born in 2018 can apply by the March 18, 2022 deadline. All families who apply by the deadline will receive an offer in May.   Families can apply three ways   Online at https:// ... [More]

Why does the Annual Fund need $200,000❓

Wed, Feb 9 11:21am

  “So why does the Annual Fund neeeeeeed $200,000 this year and why does the PTA keep asking me to give❓”   We’re so glad you asked❗   🎶Music teacher and 🎨art teacher – made possible through the Ann ... [More]

Show PS 107 the Love ❤

Wed, Feb 9 11:14am

  Valentine’s Day is TODAY so let’s show PS 107 some LOVE❤!     🙏🏻Make your gift to the Annual Fund now.    Think of all those times that you knew someone at PS 107 cared for your child: A teacher g ... [More]

UPDATE: Lunch and Breakfast Menu Changes

Tue, Feb 8 2:59pm

Below are the menu changes for Lunch and Breakfast due to the freezer malfunction:   Wednesday (2/9)    Breakfast: Assorted cereal / meal kits Lunch: Chicken patty sandwiches + assorted sandwiches   T ... [More]

Important Policy Updates

Mon, Feb 7 2:12pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I hope that you are all staying warm and dry and are experiencing the same sense of relief that I am that the Omicron surge appears to be mostly behind us. Our in-school resid ... [More]

Summer Camp Auction!

Mon, Feb 7 10:30am

We are excited to announce that we are getting ready to launch our 2022 Summer Camp Auction! Get ready to sign-up for some of your favorite camps at a discounted price.!   We are reaching out to see i ... [More]

School Lunch Menu Change for THIS WEEK

Mon, Feb 7 10:16am

The walk-in freezer at school went down over the weekend resulting in a change in the menu for tomorrow and perhaps other days this week. We are awaiting for the final assessment and substitute menu. ... [More]

The Week Ahead: February 7th - February 11th

Sun, Feb 6 9:24pm

      Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                thu  17th  9am PTA Meeting   Wine Tasting  Event scheduled for 2/10 ** POSTPONED**  future date to be announced  _______ ... [More]

Volunteer for Valentine's Day!

Fri, Feb 4 7:01pm

Volunteer with Valentine’s Day Cards Community Outreach invites everyone to join us this coming week to spread some love around our neighborhood!  Our next volunteer project is making Valentine’s Day ... [More]

Play hard and give to the big yard!

Thu, Feb 3 10:42pm

PS 107 students are having a blast at recess, stretching their minds and bodies with the Imagination Playground!    THANK YOU to the 80 families who so far have given a total of $9,700 to the Big Yard ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] One Positive Case of COVID

Thu, Feb 3 5:24pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I hope that you are all staying warm and dry! Today, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was in the school building today.    All fa ... [More]

Help Needed!

Thu, Feb 3 10:40am

Hello Families,   LOST & FOUND HELP NEEDED NOW!! If anyone is available to help tidy up the Lost & Found TODAY either during or after school or tomorrow morning right after you drop off your child, we ... [More]

Butterflies and A Book Club

Tue, Feb 1 4:04pm

  As our children finish studying migration stories, we’re excited to share a way for families to share their immigration stories with our larger community!    Did you know that PS 107 now has a Diver ... [More]

Resources from the DEI Committee- Lunar New Year, Holocaust Remembrance and African American History Month 2022!

Mon, Jan 31 4:26pm

Lunar New Year, Holocaust Remembrance Day and Black History Month!   Dear Families,   Tomorrow is Lunar New Year! Celebrated by millions of people worldwide, Lunar New Year is considered a very import ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 31st - February 4th

Sun, Jan 30 8:56pm

      Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue  1st   Lunar New Year, schools closed     ______________________________________________________________________ Tue ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update + COVID Isolation/Quarantine Policy Updates

Fri, Jan 28 2:49pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, one positive case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive has not been in the building since 1/21, so the school community was not exposed.   Many ... [More]

Wine Tasting to Support the PTA

Thu, Jan 27 11:12pm

  Do you have the Dry January/Omicron blues??? Well, we have something to cheer you up!   The PS107 PTA is hosting a virtual wine tasting on Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 8pm.    Sommelier (and aweso ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update

Thu, Jan 27 5:04pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    No new COVID cases were reported to me today. Yahoo! Moving forward, I will only send out this notification on days when positive cases are reported.    I will be hosting a To ... [More]

No line at Covid Testing Van!

Thu, Jan 27 3:24pm

LabQ Van outside of school right now. No line! This is the last week for LabQ onsite - come get tested before 5pm!

Holiday Toy Drive - Thank you!

Wed, Jan 26 9:04pm

PS 107 Community,   We would like to forward along a note of gratitude to all who supported the PS 169 Holiday Toy Drive. We received a lovely thank you letter from PS 169 (see attached) that we wante ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update

Wed, Jan 26 7:34pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, 1 case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was last in the building on Monday, 1/24. Students who shared space with this individ ... [More]

COVID-19 Testing Van at School Thursday, January 27th from 2pm-5pm

Tue, Jan 25 8:28pm

We are very pleased to let you know that we will again have a LabQ Covid testing van available on Thursday, January 27th, from 2pm-5pm, parked in front of school, to test PS107 students, families and ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update

Tue, Jan 25 5:42pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    In the last 24 hours, 1 case of COVID was reported to me. The individual testing positive was not in close contact with anyone in the school, so the community was not exposed. ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily COVID Case Update

Mon, Jan 24 6:50pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    First, just a reminder that students who are unvaccinated and a close contact of a positive case of COVID where they were exposed outside of school, still have to quarantine f ... [More]

Imagination Playground Arriving Today! Can you help?

Sun, Jan 23 10:10pm

We are so excited that the Imagination Playground blocks will arrive this afternoon!    The blocks will be delivered sometime between 2-5pm today and we are in need of volunteers who can help bring th ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 24th - January 28th

Sun, Jan 23 8:44pm

      Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue  1st   Lunar New Year, schools closed   ______________________________________________________________________ Perma ... [More]

Valentine's Candy For 107!!!!

Sun, Jan 23 7:34pm

  Our annual See’s Candy 107 Valentine’s Day shop is officially open! Place your orders to be delivered to your home or anywhere as a Valentine’s Day gift!  The shop will be open through Jan 28 for de ... [More]

Permanent Neighborhood Covid Testing Van Open 6 days/week!

Fri, Jan 21 8:45pm

We are happy to announce that there will be a permanent Covid testing van in the neighborhood!   There is now a Covid testing van, offering both rapid and PCR tests, located outside of PS 10 on 7th Av ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update

Fri, Jan 21 4:23pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Today, 3 positive cases of COVID were reported to me: Two cases involved individuals who have not been in the building since last week, so there was no exposure to the school ... [More]

Covid Testing Van is Here!

Fri, Jan 21 2:53pm

The Lab-Q van is here right in front of school. No appointment needed.  Very short line!

Big Yard and Blocks and Bugs--GIVE NOW!

Fri, Jan 21 10:25am

The PS 107 PTA is committed to partnering with school administration to make improvements to the Big Yard playground so our kids can enjoy fun, recreational, and safe play.   In just a few short days, ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update — plus a note on school food menus

Thu, Jan 20 6:17pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I'm happy to report, for the second day in a row, we have no new positive cases of COVID at PS 107. Today, 91% of students were in attendance in the building.    But don't sto ... [More]

Free Covid Testing TOMORROW, 1/21

Thu, Jan 20 4:59pm

Hi all - LabQ had a mix up with their scheduling and will be at school TOMORROW, Friday, 1/21 at the same time/place.  You do not need to sign up again if you already did so.   They will be doing rapi ... [More]

Reminder: Covid Testing Available Today

Thu, Jan 20 9:21am

Hi all - There is additional capacity at the LabQ testing van this afternoon.  They will be doing rapid and PCR tests and they are free.  We won't assign additional timeslots this afternoon, but there ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update

Wed, Jan 19 6:34pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Wonderful news today — zero COVID cases were reported to me between 3 pm yesterday and 3 pm today. Today's attendance was 91% in the building.    Also, while I have your atten ... [More]

Zoom Link for PTA Meeting Thursday January 20th at 9am. (Tomorrow!)

Wed, Jan 19 5:13pm

Hello! Join us tomorrow, January 20th at 9am for our PTA Meeting.  Zoom link here: Join Zoom Meeting https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/81228356975?pwd=Nm4rSURJZmFhNWdxWk51Nk0vdndrQT09 Meeting ID: 812 2835 6975 ... [More]

COVID-19 Testing Van at School Thursday, January 20th from 2:30pm-5pm

Wed, Jan 19 10:58am

We are very pleased to let you know that we will again have a LabQ Covid testing van available on Thursday, January 20th, from 2:30pm-5pm, parked in front of school, to test PS107 students, families a ... [More]

Free Covid Tests - Place Your Order Today

Wed, Jan 19 10:08am

Every family can receive 4 free Covid-19 home tests by filling out the THIS FORM with the USPS. Kits ship in 7-12 days. Read more at the link below:   https://www.covidtests.gov/   https://special.usp ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update + Homework Update

Tue, Jan 18 5:41pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I hope that you had a peaceful and reflective 3-day weekend. Your children have been learning a great deal about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's work and the strong value that he ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 17th - January 21st

Sun, Jan 16 10:12pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon 17th - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day- No school thu   20th - PTA Meeting @ 9am   ___________________________________ ... [More]

Make a donation to improve the Big Yard playground

Sun, Jan 16 2:52pm

  The PS 107 PTA is committed to partnering with school administration to make improvements to the Big Yard playground so our kids can enjoy fun, recreational, and safe play.   As previously communica ... [More]

Mid-Year Update and THANKS!

Sun, Jan 16 11:14am

  Haven't made a gift to the Annual Fund yet? Need more information?  CLICK HERE.  

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update + Thoughts on Dr Martin Luther King, Jr

Fri, Jan 14 5:19pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    "... we will be able to hew out of a mountain of despair, a stone of hope." - Dr Martin Luther King, Jr   All this week, our 5th graders led morning announcements for the PS 1 ... [More]

January Community Outreach Newsletter

Fri, Jan 14 3:55pm

Happy Friday PS 107!   January is halfway through, which means it's time for another Community Outreach Newsletter.  As we head into the long weekend, remember that Martin Luther King Day is a Nationa ... [More]

Free Rapid Tests and Masks at Robert Carroll's District Office TOMORROW, Friday 1/14

Thu, Jan 13 8:57pm

Friday, January 14th from 10am to 3pm Robert Carroll's  District Office will be distributing free Covid-19 Rapid Tests and KN95 masks. More details here!

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update

Thu, Jan 13 4:29pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Here is today's case update. These cases were reported to me between yesterday at 3 pm and today at 3 pm:    2 positive cases reported between 3 pm Wednesday and 3 pm Thursday ... [More]

Currently No Wait For Testing Van- PCR only

Thu, Jan 13 4:06pm

The van will be at the school until 5pm and currently there is no line! They are doing PCR tests only right now. Before you go, please register directly with LabQ. You MUST be pre-registered in order ... [More]

Mismatch Day on FRIDAY!

Thu, Jan 13 12:43pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Yes! This is a non-COVID message! I'm writing to let you know that our 5th Grade Student Council members felt that the school really needed to have a fun spirit day to end thi ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Case Update

Wed, Jan 12 4:51pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Here is today's case update. These cases were reported to me between yesterday at 3 pm and today at 3 pm:  5 positive cases reported between 3 pm Tuesday and 3 pm Wednesday 4 ... [More]

COVID-19 Testing Van at School Thursday 1.13 2:30-5pm

Tue, Jan 11 9:30pm

We are very pleased to let you know that we will again have a LabQ Covid testing van available on Thursday, January 13th, from 2:30pm-5pm, parked in front of school, to test PS107 students, families a ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily COVID Case Update

Tue, Jan 11 5:21pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    First, another policy update from the DOE regarding students/staff who have recovered from a confirmed case of COVID within the past 90 days (the language below is taken direc ... [More]

Improvements to the Big Yard--WHAT you need to know and HOW you can help NOW!

Mon, Jan 10 7:36pm

   Exciting news ‼ As mentioned in the last PTA General Meeting, Ms. Joanna has a vision for upgrading the Big Yard playground. To make this a reality for our kids and community, our we need your help ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily COVID Case Update and How Things are Going, One Week In

Mon, Jan 10 4:29pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    First, a few updates now that we have been living with the Omicron surge and the DOE's new policies for a full week.  Students will receive one test kit (with two tests includ ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 10th - January 14th

Sun, Jan 9 7:15pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue 11th Middle School Panel Discussion wed 12th  Middle School Panel Discussion   ___________________________________________ ... [More]

Additional Opportunity to Donate Masks Tuesday, 1/11 at Drop-off

Sun, Jan 9 4:17pm

Parent volunteers will be collecting high filtration masks again at drop-off on Tuesday, January 11th.  There have been some questions about how the masks will be distributed. All donated masks will s ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Update on COVID Cases

Sat, Jan 8 7:22pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am writing to let you know that five members of the PS 107 community tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.    These cases involved individuals who were in the s ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Daily Update on COVID Cases

Fri, Jan 7 6:12pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am writing to let you know that two members of the PS 107 community tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.    These cases involved individuals who were in the sc ... [More]

Martin Luther King National Day of Service - Volunteer Opportunities

Fri, Jan 7 12:14pm

Hi PS 107 families, The Community Outreach committee would like to share information about volunteer opportunities for MLK weekend through Repair the World.  While this won't be a PS107-organized even ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two Positive Cases of COVID-19

Thu, Jan 6 3:59pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I will now be sending these schoolwide notifications once a day and will include all cases reported to me in a 24-hour period in one notification. Please note that I will also ... [More]

Schools Chancellor David C Banks - Family Letter 1/5/22

Thu, Jan 6 1:47pm

Please see the attached letter from new schools chancellor, David C Banks.

TOWN HALL on FRIDAY: Updates on COVID Health & Safety Protocols at PS 107

Thu, Jan 6 10:49am

Dear PS 107 Families,    Please join me on Friday, January 7th at 12 pm for a Town Hall to discuss COVID health and safety protocols at PS 107 amidst the Omicron surge. I will share what is happening ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION} Four Positive Cases of COVID 19

Wed, Jan 5 4:58pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am writing to let you know that four members of the PS 107 community tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours: Two cases involved individuals who were in the school ... [More]

Donate high-filtration masks for kids and adults TOMORROW Morning (1/6) at Drop-off!

Wed, Jan 5 1:55pm

PS 107 Community:   To support our school's continued efforts to limit in-school covid transmission, we are asking families to donate individually wrapped, high-filtration masks for kids and adults.   ... [More]

[SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two Positive Cases of COVID-19

Mon, Jan 3 7:41pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am writing to let you know that two members of the PS 107 community tested positive for COVID-19 after leaving school today. Children who were directly affected (and will re ... [More]

OPEROO DAILY HEALTH SCREENER IS BACK

Mon, Jan 3 3:53pm

THE OPEROO DAILY HEALTH SCREENER IS UP-TO-DATE AND WILL BE PINGING FAMILIES IN THE MORNING BEFORE SCHOOL.   IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS EMAIL PROSENBERG@PS107.ORG   THANK YOU!

The Week Ahead: January 3rd - January 7th

Sun, Jan 2 10:54pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon 3rd **Welcome Back**   ____________________________________________________________ First Day Back!  Happy New Year!       ... [More]

**NEW** DAILY HEALTH SCREENER FOR ALL STUDENTS AND STAFF

Sun, Jan 2 4:04pm

Hello Families and Happy New Year!   The NYC Department of Education has updated the Daily Health Screener to reflect the changes in Covid-19 policy due to the current Omicron surge.    Please take a ... [More]

MORE IMPORTANT UPDATES ON THE RETURN TO SCHOOL

Sun, Jan 2 11:15am

Dear PS 107 Families,    Happy New Year! I hope that you have had a restorative holiday, with time to connect with loved ones.    As many of you know, the NYC DOE is continuing to update their health ... [More]

COVID-19 Testing Van Outside PS107 Sunday, January 2nd 11:30-1:30

Wed, Dec 29 10:19am

We hope everyone is having a relaxing, healthy and wonderful vacation. We are very pleased to let you know that we will have a LabQ Covid testing van available on Sunday, January 2nd, from 11:30am-1:3 ... [More]

Important Updates on the Return to School

Tue, Dec 28 2:14pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    As you may have heard, Mayor de Blasio made some major announcements about the return to school on 1/3/2022 at a press conference today. I am attaching to this message a lette ... [More]

Time’s almost up! Make your gift TODAY for 2021 tax receipt

Sun, Dec 26 12:20pm

Time’s a-tickin’ to make your gift for a 2021 charitable gift receipt. Please give today to help PS 107. It’s a win-win!    Your support helps us provide PS 107 students with the education they deserv ... [More]

Support PS 107 before year-end!

Sun, Dec 26 12:12pm

The PTA is raising $10,000 by December 31st to stay on track to meet the school’s need of at least $200,000 this year. That's only 4 days away!    Can we do it? YES WE CAN!    Please give NOW before y ... [More]

Join the rainbow 🌈

Sun, Dec 26 12:12pm

It’s been a stormy 22 months, but in the midst of it, rainbows can still be found. At the start of the pandemic, rainbows–a symbol of hope–were spotted in windows throughout our neighborhood (and the ... [More]

COVID-19 Safety Reminders and Guidance from your PTA

Thu, Dec 23 1:47pm

As Winter Break begins tomorrow, and with the uptick in cases in the city, the PTA would like to share some reminders on how you can help slow the spread of COVID-19 in our beloved PS 107 community. Y ... [More]

PAJAMA DAY IS TOMORROW! (Thursday, 12/23)

Wed, Dec 22 5:01pm

Let's end 2021 on a high note with a schoolwide Pajama Day, tomorrow, Thursday, 12/23!   (Teachers and administrators love Pajama Day too, as evidenced by the gif below...)   For students who are out ... [More]

Ways to Advocate for More COVID-19 Testing in Schools

Wed, Dec 22 1:30pm

Hi Everyone, Coming out of Ms. Joanna's Town Hall, the PTA and SLT wanted to share some ways our community can advocate for more in-school COVID testing for both students and teachers.   1) You can si ... [More]

[UNOFFICIAL SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Positive Case of COVID in 2nd Grade

Wed, Dec 22 12:01pm

Dear Families,    Note that this is a schoolwide notification. The class impacted has been notified directly.   I am writing to inform you that we have just learned of a positive case of COVID in 2nd ... [More]

COVID Safety Town Hall + Additional Updates

Wed, Dec 22 11:37am

Dear PS 107 Families,    It was great to see so many of you at yesterday’s Town Hall, addressing the current rise in COVID cases across the city, and at PS 107. I am so grateful for your support, for ... [More]

[UNOFFICIAL SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Another Positive Case of COVID (NO CLOSE CONTACTS)

Tue, Dec 21 9:22pm

Dear PS 107 Families.    I am writing to let you know of another positive case of COVID that I learned of this evening. Fortunately, there are no close contacts in this particular case.    This is an ... [More]

And now...for some GOOD NEWS!

Tue, Dec 21 3:40pm

Great news everyone: You did it!   In just five days, the PS 107 community came together and met our $10,000 challenge match for the Annual Fund. Forty three families made gifts ranging $50 to $1,000, ... [More]

[UNOFFICIAL SCHOOLWIDE NOTIFICATION] Two confirmed positive COVID cases in 2nd grade

Tue, Dec 21 10:07am

Dear Families,    Note that this is a schoolwide notification. The class impacted has been notified directly.   I am writing to inform you that we have just learned of two positive cases of COVID in 2 ... [More]

TUESDAY VIRTUAL TOWN HALL: COVID Updates, 12 pm

Mon, Dec 20 8:34pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I know there is a great deal of anxiety about the current spike of COVID cases in New York City — and about the many different issues related to this spike. I will provide an ... [More]

Device Requests

Mon, Dec 20 6:39pm

Dear PS 107 Families, We wanted to take this opportunity to check in to see if your child needs an at-home device.    With COVID-19  with us as we head into the New Year and any potential snow days be ... [More]

Community Outreach Reminders - PS 169 Toy Drive & Food Pantries

Mon, Dec 20 5:27pm

As the year end break approaches, we have two quick updates and reminders.   Toys for PS169 First, if you're able, as you're doing your own last minute shopping,  please consider supporting PS169 fami ... [More]

The Week Ahead: December 20th- December 23rd

Sun, Dec 19 6:37pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                fri  **No School December 24th - January 2nd**    ______________________________________________________________________   PTA ... [More]

[UNOFFICIAL NOTIFICATION] Positive cases of COVID-19 affecting 1st grade

Fri, Dec 17 3:42pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I know that it is difficult to keep track of all of these notifications! This one is going to the entire school community to alert you of 1 confirmed positive case and 1 presu ... [More]

Information on the TikTok/Social Media Challenge

Fri, Dec 17 8:53am

Dear PS 107 Families,    We are aware that there is a challenge on TikTok and other social media platforms encouraging students to call in threats of bombs, school shootings, etc. across the nation. T ... [More]

[UNOFFICIAL NOTIFICATION] New case of COVID-19

Thu, Dec 16 9:19pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am writing with the news that I have just learned of another positive COVID-19 case in our school community. Individuals who are considered close contacts have been contacte ... [More]

No imminent plans for systemwide closure/pivot to remote

Thu, Dec 16 4:04pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I know the rumors are swirling, but I just received a clarification email from the NYC DOE's Office of the First Deputy Chancellor indicating that there are no imminent plans ... [More]

Weekend assignment: Ask grandparents, aunts, uncles, and special friends, too

Thu, Dec 16 1:22pm

Wow! We need to raise $4,000 more to unlock the $10,000 challenge match.    Let’s keep the momentum going and expand our circle of support for PS 107 by getting our grandparents, aunts, uncles, and sp ... [More]

[REQUIRED NOTIFICATION] Two positive COVID-19 cases (unofficial notification sent last night)

Thu, Dec 16 11:10am

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am attaching two official letters from the DOE's Situation Room to this message. I unofficially notified you about these two cases last night -- these are not new cases.    ... [More]

IMPORTANT: Updates on COVID-19 cases at PS 107

Wed, Dec 15 7:33pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    As most of you are aware, New York City is currently experiencing an uptick in confirmed positive cases of COVID-19. Unfortunately, the PS 107 community has not been spared. Y ... [More]

Reminder: PTA Meeting 9am This Morning!

Wed, Dec 15 6:08pm

Hope you can make it! PTA Meeting 12/16 9am. Zoom link: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/81228356975?pwd=Nm4rSURJZmFhNWdxWk51Nk0vdndrQT09 Meeting ID: 812 2835 6975 Passcode: 764451

Zoom Link for Tomorrow's PTA Meeting 12/16 @ 9am

Wed, Dec 15 11:28am

    Please join us for our final PTA meeting of 2021. Please note the time change- 9am on Thursday 12/16.   Zoom link: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/81228356975?pwd=Nm4rSURJZmFhNWdxWk51Nk0vdndrQT09 Meeting ... [More]

[UNOFFICIAL NOTIFICATION} 2nd positive COVID-19 case

Tue, Dec 14 5:01pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am still awaiting official notification from the DOE's Situation Room, but I wanted to inform you of a 2nd positive COVID-19 case in our school community that was reported t ... [More]

Notification of positive case of COVID-19

Tue, Dec 14 12:16pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    I am writing to inform you that a member of our school community has tested positive for COVID-19. This individual was last in the building on Friday, December 10th. Families ... [More]

THANK YOU for an amazing PS169 Book Giveaway!!!

Mon, Dec 13 3:54pm

A HUGE thanks to everyone who helped to make our first ever Book Giveaway a massive success!!   A strong and enthusiastic crew of both kids and adults helped transport 8 carloads of books to Sunset Pa ... [More]

IMPORTANT: Policies on teachers providing work when students are absent

Mon, Dec 13 1:49pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    The holidays are approaching, and we are entering a time where families may be traveling out of town before the NYC DOE’s winter break officially begins on Friday, December 24 ... [More]

The Week Ahead: December 13th- December 17th

Sun, Dec 12 7:03pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  13th   Virtual School Tour for Prospective Prek and Kindergarten Families thu  16th   PTA Meeting at 9am   ______________ ... [More]

BIG NEWS: Your Annual Fund gift MATCHED -- give now!

Fri, Dec 10 10:50am

Donations to PS 107’s Annual Fund are currently being matched, dollar for dollar! Yipppeeee!    If you've been waiting to donate, now is a great time to give!   Two amazing PS 107 families are coming ... [More]

HUGE Thanks for an Amazing Craft Fair!

Fri, Dec 10 10:49am

    PS107's First Annual Holiday Craft Fair was a smashing success! Not only was it well attended, the venders provided the most amazing hyper-local Brooklyn-made crafts, art and food. The event gross ... [More]

Apply to Kindergarten for the 2022-2023 School Year

Tue, Dec 7 3:02pm

Good Afternoon,   Beginning Wednesday, December 8th, children born in 2017 can apply to kindergarten for the 2022-23 school year.   The application deadline is Tuesday, January 18, 2022. All families ... [More]

Volunteers Needed for the Book Giveaway!

Tue, Dec 7 12:29pm

Hi everyone,   We are still looking for more volunteers for our Sunset Park Children's Book Giveaway this Saturday, Dec. 11th. Please sign up here in Konstella and see the attached flyer for more deta ... [More]

NO LINE RIGHT NOW - Mobile Vaccine/Testing Units are Here and Ready To Go

Mon, Dec 6 9:51am

UPDATE: There is no line right now and we have four mobile units outside so please come and get your 5 - 11 yr olds their first or second dose of the Pfizer vaccine.   Good Morning Families The mobile ... [More]

Afterschool Specialty Class Lottery Happening Now! 🎉

Sun, Dec 5 8:27pm

The Afterschool Spring Lottery is Happening Now! Click HERE for directions!    

Afterschool Specialty Class Lottery Happening Now! 🎉

Sun, Dec 5 8:25pm

The Afterschool Spring Lottery is Happening Now! Click HERE for directions!

Afterschool Specialty Class Lottery Happening Now! 🎉

Sun, Dec 5 8:24pm

The Afterschool Spring Lottery is Happening Now! Click HERE for directions!  

The Week Ahead: December 6th- December 10th

Sun, Dec 5 8:19pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  6th   COVID Vaccine site at PS 107  **Volunteers are needed for the Vaccine clinic tomorrow from 7:30-9am and the most ur ... [More]

December Community Outreach Newsletter (and Reminders!)

Fri, Dec 3 5:04pm

Happy Friday PS 107!   It is now December, and you know what that means ... time for another Community Outreach Newsletter! A special thanks to Cynthia Thaler, Kajal Below, and Eve Dilworth for this m ... [More]

Community Food Drive This Weekend

Fri, Dec 3 2:20pm

Hi everyone,   TODAY & TOMORROW, Park Slope Community Church, the Shirley Chisholm Shelter, and PS124 are co-hosting a food drive to support those in need across our community.    While on your way to ... [More]

Craft Fair - Covid Screening

Fri, Dec 3 10:09am

Hello👋🏼 All,   We are looking forward to see you all soon!  Just a reminder, we must follow all DOE COVID-19 Safety Requirements   Everyone must be masked as this is a school event (yes even outside ... [More]

Petition to Reduce NYC Class Sizes

Fri, Dec 3 9:48am

Hello, fellow parents!   Mr. Di Franco and Ms. Galella, the school's UFT reps, have shared a petition with the PTA and the SLT that asks the City Council to vote on reducing class size.    We are supp ... [More]

VACCINE CLINIC AT PS 107 FOR 5-11 YR OLDS, MONDAY 12/6

Thu, Dec 2 12:52pm

Great news!   PS 107 will have a Pop Up Vaccine Clinic for 5-11 year olds   DATE: Monday, December 6th TIME: 7:30AM - 7:00PM   No appointment necessary!    UPDATED INFORMATION:  There will be 3 Mobile ... [More]

LOST & FOUND - HOW TO CLAIM YOUR MISSING ITEMS

Wed, Dec 1 4:04pm

CLAIM YOUR LOST & FOUND ITEMS THIS SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4 AT THE PS 107 CRAFT FAIR   Everything will be outside in the yard for the duration of the Craft Fair so stop by and find your missing water bott ... [More]

We Need Your Help- Come Plan a PTA Event!

Mon, Nov 29 10:32am

Hi Everyone,   We are so excited that we can bring back so many beloved 107 community events this year! But we can't do it without your help. There are so many great ways to get involved to help make ... [More]

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday--Did someone say “Annual Fund”???

Mon, Nov 29 10:14am

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday--a day when we collectively launch giving back to our communities amidst the hustle and bustle of the holidays. It’s an important way to demonstrate what really matters to u ... [More]

It’s TODAY--Giving Tuesday!

Mon, Nov 29 9:46am

  Today is Giving Tuesday. It is a time to support organizations that are important to each of us. We hope you will give to PS 107 now.   Join other PS 107 parents and supporters in demonstrating what ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 29th- December 4th

Sun, Nov 28 8:16pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue  30th   Picture Retake tue  30th   Vaccine Referral Ends tue  30th   Giving Tuesday sat    4th    Craft Fair   ___________ ... [More]

Afterschool Spring Registration Is Now!

Sun, Nov 28 8:08pm

Afterschool Spring Registration Is Now!   Click HERE for directions! 

Craft Fair Call for Volunteers

Sun, Nov 28 5:12pm

Hello All,    We are still in need of a few volunteers in order to make the Craft Fair successful.   We are looking for a few folks for Clean- up and Floaters.  Please volunteer if you can here.      

Afterschool Spring Registration Happening Now!

Fri, Nov 26 5:10pm

Afterschool Spring Registration Starts Today!   Click HERE for directions! 

PTA $100 Vaccine Referral Ends 11/30

Fri, Nov 26 12:02pm

THERE IS STILL TIME TO RECEIVE A $100 PRE-PAID DEBIT CARD AND A $100 REFERRAL BONUS FOR THE PTA WHEN YOU VACCINATE YOUR CHILD AT A CITY-RUN VACCINATION SITE. THIS PROGRAM ENDS 11/30.   Check out the o ... [More]

Positive COVID case, but NO EXPOSURE TO THE SCHOOL COMMUNITY (and a Thanksgiving message)

Wed, Nov 24 4:49pm

Dear PS 107 Families and Staff,    I apologize for sending this note on the eve of Thanksgiving, but I am required to let you know that a member of our school community has tested positive for COVID-1 ... [More]

Save the Dates: December Community Outreach Activities

Wed, Nov 24 3:44pm

PS 107 families,   We have been overwhelmed by your interest and enthusiasm in supporting our greater community, and for that we are thankful! There are so many service opportunities and ways to suppo ... [More]

Seeking Cold Weather Gear Donations!

Wed, Nov 24 11:08am

Hi everyone,   The Community Outreach Committee will be collecting new or gently-used cold weather gear donations for our sister school (PS 169) during the Craft Fair on December 4.    This includes h ... [More]

Foley Firs on Sale Now!

Tue, Nov 23 8:10pm

Buy Your Trees at Foley Firs and Support PS 107!   Once again, the amazing folks at Foley Firs are donating $10 for every tree sold to our PTA! Just mention PS 107 when you purchase your tree,  sign t ... [More]

Picture Retakes Are 11/30! Retake Form Open Through 11/26

Tue, Nov 23 7:56pm

  Hello Families,   Tuesday, November 30th will be Photo Retake Day for those children that missed Picture Day and those who need retakes.    Please keep in mind that on Irvin Simon’s website at Pictu ... [More]

Afterschool Spring Registration Happening Now!

Mon, Nov 22 8:27am

Afterschool Spring Registration Starts Today!   Click HERE for directions!   

The Week Ahead: November 22nd- November 26th

Sun, Nov 21 9:14pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  22nd   Afterschool registration begins thu    25th   ****NO SCHOOL THANKSGIVING RECESS****  fri     26th     ****NO SCHOO ... [More]

Park Slope Afterschool Center: Spring Registration 2022 is coming

Fri, Nov 19 1:03pm

   

Amazon Smile

Fri, Nov 19 11:42am

Hi everyone,   If you shop on Amazon, please consider shopping through Amazon Smile and selecting Public School 107 Parent Teacher Association Inc as your charity. Amazon Smile will donate 0.5% of you ... [More]

Before you go...THANKS!

Fri, Nov 19 10:39am

  Our school community has so much to be thankful for! The PTA wishes to express gratitude to all PS 107 Families for everything you have done so far to bring us to this moment in this school year.   ... [More]

Social-emotional screener for students - opt out available

Thu, Nov 18 3:50pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    As the school communicated to you recently via Operoo, next week classroom teachers at PS 107 will be completing the Devereaux Student Strengths Assessment (DESSA), a social-e ... [More]

Zoom Link for PTA Meeting TONIGHT at 6:30pm!

Thu, Nov 18 10:46am

Hi Everyone, Hope you can join us tonight for our PTA meeting at 6:30.   Zoom info: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/81228356975?pwd=Nm4rSURJZmFhNWdxWk51Nk0vdndrQT09 Meeting ID: 812 2835 6975 Passcode: 764451 ... [More]

Fresh Direct Bag Request

Wed, Nov 17 11:10pm

Hi Everyone!   Several parent volunteers are going to make sit-upons for the whole school! We're hoping that this will help keep our students a bit more comfortable as winter arrives, while they conti ... [More]

Park Slope Afterschool Center: Spring Registration 2022 is coming

Mon, Nov 15 7:10pm

   

The Week Ahead: November 15th - November 19th

Sun, Nov 14 8:38pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                thu    18th PTA Meeting @ 6:30     ______________________________________________________________________ PTA Meeting    Thurs ... [More]

Parent Workshop on Suicide Prevention, 11/15 @ 7pm

Sun, Nov 14 8:31pm

Dear Friends & Neighbors,   The PS 118 PTA is hosting a FREE parent workshop this coming Monday, Nov. 15, on a serious topic: suicide prevention. The hour-long workshop will take place via Zoom, begin ... [More]

Still Time to Take Advantage of the PTA $100 Vaccine Referral!

Fri, Nov 12 12:43pm

    THERE IS STILL TIME TO RECEIVE A $100 PRE-PAID DEBIT CARD AND A $100 REFERRAL BONUS FOR THE PTA WHEN YOU VACCINATE YOUR CHILD AT A CITY-RUN VACCINATION SITE.    Check out the options for city-run ... [More]

Community Outreach Committee Newsletter

Thu, Nov 11 11:12am

Hello PS 107 families,   The Community Outreach Committee will be providing a monthly newsletter throughout the school year to provide awareness of service opportunities in our community and other way ... [More]

What a day today was!

Wed, Nov 10 7:19pm

It was a beautiful, joyful day at PS 107, as 170 students received their first COVID vaccine dose at our school. I can't thank the parents volunteers who joined us, enough. They made the day run so sm ... [More]

COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC REQUEST FORM - URGENT PLEASE READ NOW

Mon, Nov 8 4:00pm

Hello Families,   Based upon what we have heard from the schools that had their COVID-19 vaccine clinics today, there will be 50 VACCINE DOSES to be given out at school on Wednesday, November 10th bet ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 8th - November 12th

Sun, Nov 7 8:26pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                wed   10th Free Vaccines - No Sign up Necessary thu    11th Veterans Day - No School thu    18th PTA Meeting @ 6:30 __________ ... [More]

Teachers love the Annual Fund, too!

Fri, Nov 5 5:37pm

Teachers know first-hand the impact of supporting the PTA.    “The PTA has been our lifeline… Our class/students often need specific materials to support their needs and be able to work and participat ... [More]

Help Get Money for the PS107 PTA When You Vaccinate Your Kids!

Fri, Nov 5 4:18pm

  Anyone getting their first Covid vaccine at a city-run vaccine site can get a $100 pre-paid debit card for themselves PLUS a $100 referral bonus for our school by naming Public School 107 Parent Tea ... [More]

MORE INFORMATION - VACCINES AT SCHOOL 11/10

Thu, Nov 4 12:39pm

FREE COVID-19 VACCINES FOR STUDENTS AGES 5 -11 YRS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10 7:00AM - 11:00AM   Students who are participating in this free vaccine program on Wednesday will come to school AFTER they rec ... [More]

11:40AM DISMISSAL TODAY - LOST & FOUND OUTSIDE THIS MORNING

Thu, Nov 4 7:44am

ALL STUDENTS MUST BE PICKED UP AT  11:40AM TODAY   LOST & FOUND WILL BE OUTSIDE THIS MORNING PLEASE CLAIM YOUR ITEMS

Is a recurring, monthly Annual Fund gift best for you?

Tue, Nov 2 2:42pm

  Still thinking about how you’ll support the Annual Fund this year? Please consider whether a monthly, recurring gift is right for your family.   Some people find that a monthly gift works best in th ... [More]

Fall 2021 Principal's Update

Mon, Nov 1 12:54pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    Attached please find the Principal's Update for Fall 2021. This seasonal letter includes a great deal of information on what has been happening at PS 107 since the start of sc ... [More]

Reminder: Afterschool Closed for Election Day 11/2 and Parent/ Teacher Conference 11/4

Mon, Nov 1 10:36am

Reminder: Afterschool Closed for Election Day 11/2 and Parent/ Teacher Conference 11/4     Due to the school building being closed on Election Day, and the spatial requirements and shared staff for th ... [More]

Last Call : Stoop Crawl

Sun, Oct 31 9:13pm

LAST CALL:       The Stoop Crawl is this coming Saturday November 6th.  We are still looking for a few hosts!   Do you have an outdoor space that you can use? Garden, backyard, roof top?  We need you! ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 1st - November 6th

Sun, Oct 31 8:56pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue   2nd Election Day - Fully remote - asynchronous instructional day thu   4th Parent Teacher Conferences- HALF DAY sat    6 ... [More]

One More Fall Festival Thank You!

Fri, Oct 29 2:44pm

      To echo Ms. Joanna, a huge thank you to our PS107 community for a fantastic Fall Festival!!     Thank you to the planners, the gazillion shift volunteers, those who stayed longer in a shift, any ... [More]

Remote Device Request Form

Wed, Oct 27 5:25pm

  Dear PS 107 Families, I hope this finds you and your family doing well. Please fill out the below Google Form to request a device for at-home use this school year. Election Day and any snow days wil ... [More]

Afterschool Closed for Parent/ Teacher Conference Thursday, November 4th

Wed, Oct 27 9:30am

Afterschool Closed for Parent/ Teacher Conference Thursday, November 4th       Because of the spatial requirements and shared staff for the Parent/ Teacher Conference, afterschool is closed on Novembe ... [More]

Pie Contest Winners!

Wed, Oct 27 9:01am

And the winners are.......   1st place (a $50 gift certificate to Winner)- Key Lime Pie by Kristy and Roxy  2nd place (2 bottles of wine from Prospect Wine Shop)- Christine's Apple Pie by Christine Ma ... [More]

THANK YOU for an amazing Fall Festival!

Mon, Oct 25 4:22pm

A huge thank you to the PTA and all of the parent volunteers who made Fall Festival -- PS 107's first large in-person event since March 2020 -- such a success! This was also my first Fall Festival and ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 25th - October 29th

Sun, Oct 24 8:43pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon   25th  Picture Day   _______________________________________________________________________    Picture Day   Picture Day ... [More]

Fall Festival is Tomorrow!

Fri, Oct 22 4:15pm

In case you haven't heard, Fall Festival is TOMORROW! Whoot, whoot! Fall Festival will run from 12-4pm in the Big Yard, Garden, and Little Yard.    We are no longer selling advance tickets, but you ca ... [More]

New Deputy Superintendent in District 15

Fri, Oct 22 2:01pm

THE     NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION       Anita Skop, Community Superintendent   COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT 15 131 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY  11201 718-935-4317                October 2 ... [More]

Family Letter from Schools Chancellor Meisha Porter

Thu, Oct 21 10:55am

Dear Families, We are well into the second month of our school homecoming, and I am so pleased that we have been able to get back into full swing while keeping our school communities healthy with mini ... [More]

Assemblymember Carroll's upcoming events: MTA MetroCard Van, Free Flu Shots, Mammogram Bus, and Free Covid-19 PCR Testing

Thu, Oct 21 10:44am

Assemblymember Carroll's upcoming events: MTA MetroCard Van, Free Flu Shots, Mammogram Bus, and Free Covid-19 PCR Testing   MTA MetroCard Van Date/ Time: Friday, October 29 from 9 am to 2 pm  Location ... [More]

Zoom Link for PTA Meeting TODAY! 10/21 at 6:30pm!

Thu, Oct 21 10:17am

Hi Everyone,   Join us for our second PTA meeting TODAY, Thursday 10/21 at 6:30pm.     Zoom link: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/84875306552?pwd=dDljeHl3aExiRmUxVnNzRmd0Wmgxdz09 Meeting ID: 848 7530 6552 Pa ... [More]

Important Info For Entering and Donating Items To Fall Festival

Thu, Oct 21 9:57am

More important information about Fall Festival!   HEALTH SCREENER In order to get into Fall Festival, EVERYONE (adults and children) will need a filled out Health Screener (along with proof of vaccina ... [More]

FALL FESTIVAL - VOLUNTEERS DESPERATELY NEEDED

Wed, Oct 20 9:42pm

      Hey Everyone, We've all been there with our kids. You're trying to get them to do something and they just won't, so you pull out the "Well, if you're not going to help, I guess we just won't hav ... [More]

Thank you!

Tue, Oct 19 4:49pm

The Community Outreach Committee would like to thank our PS107 families for your support of the Capulin de los Santos family who was impacted by the recent Sunset Park fire.   We raised a total of $2, ... [More]

Stoop Crawl Saturday, November 6th!

Tue, Oct 19 11:48am

  Calling all Parents! Get ready to meet and mingle with PS 107 parents at an outdoor Stoop Crawl through our PS 107 neighborhood on Saturday November 6th.   This is a chance to meet new families, min ... [More]

Got Fresh Direct Bags and Take-out Containers Piling Up? Fall Festival Could Use 'Em!

Mon, Oct 18 11:13pm

        Hello!   We are hoping to reuse materials for Fall Festival and asking for your donations.   Do you have:  Plastic takeout containers with lids (how many have you accumulated over the past 18 ... [More]

Fall Festival Tickets on Sale NOW Through THURSDAY!

Mon, Oct 18 1:26pm

    Fall Festival is just 5 days away! You can purchase admission and activity tickets in advance today through Thursday. Admission is $5 per person and tickets are 12 for $10. Ticketed activities inc ... [More]

Annual Fund: Your Questions Answered

Mon, Oct 18 11:07am

          Here’s the 411 on the Annual Fund and why it’s a big deal for our kids! (Already an expert? Click here to give today.)   Who gives to the Annual Fund?   We all do. PS 107 parents, grandparen ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 18th-23rd

Sun, Oct 17 6:58pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                thur   21st  PTA Meeting sat    23rd    Fall Festival &  Fun Run     _________________________________________________________ ... [More]

Fall Festival Book Fair

Sat, Oct 16 10:36am

It's been over a month of school, and thanks to our amazing teachers, your child is already reading so much better than they were at the beginning of the year! So what do you do with all of the books ... [More]

There's Still Time to Donate!

Fri, Oct 15 12:32pm

  There is still time left today to make a cash or Venmo donation for the PS 169 family impacted by the fire.   The cash donation jar will be out at After School pickup this afternoon, as well as at M ... [More]

MOVIE NIGHT- IMPORTANT REMINDERS

Wed, Oct 13 9:58am

Movie Night is this Friday! Doors open at 6:30pm. Movie begins at 7pm.   IMPORTANT COVID-19 Reminders-   As required by the DOE, in order to enter the yard and attend the event:   - You must present p ... [More]

Important Reminders - Please Read

Tue, Oct 12 12:53pm

DAILY HEALTH SCREENERS Reminding everyone to pay close attention to the Daily Health Screener questions which the NYC DOE updated earlier this month. Particularly to question #1 (cut & pasted below): ... [More]

Last Chance- Final Day Of Our Tea Collection Fundraiser!

Tue, Oct 12 11:34am

If you haven't had a chance to purchase new clothes yet, today is the final day of our Tea Collection Fundraiser! It ends at midnight tonight.    Use our special PS 107 Code: SDF21pS107 at checkout . ... [More]

Support for PS169 Family

Mon, Oct 11 6:57pm

Hi everyone,   We would like to follow up on the message sent last week about support needed for the PS169 family impacted by the recent fire. Here are some more details on how you can help support th ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 11th-15th

Sun, Oct 10 7:04pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon   11th   Schools Closed - Italian Heritage Day/Indigenous Peoples' Day  fri        15th    Movie Night (Tickets are SOLD O ... [More]

13th Annual PTA Fun Run 10/23 9am

Fri, Oct 8 3:36pm

Before you head to 107's Fall Festival on 10/23 we encourage you to participate in the 13th Annual PTA Fun Run!    Council Member Brad Lander and the PTAs of Brooklyn’s public schools are coming toget ... [More]

Swim Tryouts for Girls ages 7 and up

Fri, Oct 8 1:24pm

Holy Name Girls Swim Team is looking for swimmers ages 7-14, born in 2007-2014 (currently no open spots for 2011)! We are a competitive team made up of a wonderful and diverse community of female athl ... [More]

Movie Night is Sold Out (plus Movie Night Reminders)

Fri, Oct 8 11:00am

Movie Night is now completely sold out! Tickets went really fast this year, selling out in just over 24 hours. Thanks to everyone who bought tickets, we are excited to share this evening with you.   I ... [More]

Don't Forget About Our Tea Collection Fundraiser!

Fri, Oct 8 9:54am

Our Tea Fundraiser is still going for just a few more days!   Use our special PS 107 Code: SDF21pS107 at checkout . You'll get 20% off your order and Tea will donate 15% of your order to our PTA.  Sho ... [More]

Urgent Support Needed for PS169 Family

Wed, Oct 6 11:51pm

Hi everyone,    Hopefully this message finds you all in good health.    We've sadly learned that a PS169 family was affected by a devastating fire two nights ago in Sunset Park. They've lost their ent ... [More]

Please Fill Out Your Economic Survey (Lunch Form)

Wed, Oct 6 3:14pm

Dear Parents & Guardians At the start of every school year all families are required to submit a Lunch Form, which is now known as the Economic Survey.     This year we are hoping that 95% of families ... [More]

IMPORTANT: The DOE Health Screening Form has changed!

Mon, Oct 4 5:03pm

Dear PS 107 Families,    The DOE's health screening form has changed, effective today, 10/4/2021. We have also updated it in Operoo, so you will be completing the revised health screener tomorrow morn ... [More]

Tea Collection Fundraiser Begins Today!

Mon, Oct 4 12:37pm

You can now shop at teacollection.com and use our Promo Code SDF21PS107 to receive 20% off your order. 15% of your order will be donated back to the PS 107 PTA. 

PS 107 Craft Market?

Mon, Oct 4 10:47am

Hello, families!  We are in the midst of planning our family events for the coming school year, and one of the exciting new ideas we are exploring is holding a PS 107 Craft Market/Maker Fair, perhaps ... [More]

Movie Night Tickets Now Available!

Mon, Oct 4 10:12am

Family Movie Night is back and tickets are now available here!   Join us on Friday, October 15th in the big yard. We will be showing Coco. Doors open at 6:30pm/ movie begins at 7pm. We will be selling ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 4th-8th

Sun, Oct 3 8:13pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon   4th   @9am -  1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade principally speaking tue     5th   @ 9:15am - Lunch Pal Training thur   7th    ... [More]

COVID Safety Reminders + DOE Family Update

Fri, Oct 1 10:59am

Hello PS 107 Families,    Happy October! We are finishing up our third week of school, and we continue to have zero COVID cases. This puts us in the minority of NYC public schools with zero cases, and ... [More]

Tea Fundraiser- One Week Only!

Thu, Sep 30 1:14pm

  We are excited to announce a PTA fundraiser through Tea Collection's School Days!    Starting next week, from October 4th-12th you can shop for Tea clothing and items at teacollection.com and receiv ... [More]

CURRICULUM NIGHT is this THURSDAY, September 30th

Tue, Sep 28 5:03pm

Hello PS 107 Families,    Curriculum Night - when you will learn all about what a great year your children will have this year - is this Thursday, September 30th. Classroom and cluster teachers will b ... [More]

Help Plan Movie Night!

Mon, Sep 27 4:24pm

Please join us Tuesday, September 28th (TOMORROW!) at 6:30pm for a Movie Night Info Session. We could use more volunteers to help with the planning of movie night (which will be held on Friday, Octobe ... [More]

The Week Ahead: September 27th - October 1st

Sun, Sep 26 8:42pm

  The Week Ahead: September 27th - October 1st   PS107   General Announcements:   We are looking for volunteers to help out with:  Distributing labeled Lost & Found items to classrooms Volunteer to le ... [More]

Class Parents still needed for some classes

Thu, Sep 23 7:47pm

Hi parents -    Thanks to those who have volunteered to act as Class Parents this year!   We are still in need of class parents for the following classes:   PK 1-102 (Marissa Bateman) 2-203 (Gina Fahm ... [More]

Zoom Link for PTA Meeting TONIGHT at 6:30pm!

Thu, Sep 23 2:54pm

Hi Everyone, Hope you can join us at our first PTA meeting of the year *tonight* at 6:30pm.   Zoom link: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/84875306552?pwd=dDljeHl3aExiRmUxVnNzRmd0Wmgxdz09 Meeting ID: 848 7530 ... [More]

REVISED DROP OFF INSTRUCTIONS FOR ALL FAMILIES

Wed, Sep 22 11:01am

In an effort to further streamline arrivals, beginning tomorrow, Thursday 9/23,  all students will walk into their assigned entrance UNESCORTED. We will have staff on hand to help for any students who ... [More]

NYC DOE Family Letter Sept 20th

Tue, Sep 21 3:25pm

Please see the attached letter from School's Chancellor, Meisha Porter regarding updates to our in-school Covid-19 testing program and quarantine protocols which begin next week, Monday, September 27t ... [More]

Gym and Trip Shirts Update

Tue, Sep 21 10:18am

Good morning families!   Many of the gym and trip shirts that were ordered were delivered to classrooms late yesterday and will likely be sent home with your child today. Please note that if you do no ... [More]

Class Parents Needed!

Mon, Sep 20 12:35pm

Hello, PS 107! Congrats on a successful first week of school!  Now that we are getting into the swing of things, it's time to find our class parents for each class.  What are class parents, you ask?   ... [More]

Annual Fund - How much should I give?

Mon, Sep 20 11:05am

  This year’s Annual Fund is underway--thank you to those who have already given! If you’ve not yet made a donation, please do so today. Click here to support the Annual Fund.    Families often ask, “ ... [More]

Annual Fund - please give today!

Mon, Sep 20 11:02am

Welcome to the 2021-2022 school year!    With the school year off and running, we’d like to ask that your family make a commitment to PS 107’s Annual Fund. Doing so will help make it an enriching and ... [More]

Device Request Form

Sun, Sep 19 10:59am

Dear PS 107 Families, I hope the first week of school went well for everyone.   Please fill out the attached Google Form to request a device for at-home use this school year.   Election Day and any sn ... [More]

Weekly Notes from the NYC DOE

Fri, Sep 17 2:33pm

Please see the attached Weekly Update letter and Code of Discipline letter from the NYC Department of Education.   If you have any questions, please email prosenberg@ps107.org   Enjoy the weekend! 

Reminder: Order gym and trip shirts by Sunday!

Fri, Sep 17 2:20pm

Hello PS 107 families! Just a reminder that we would like all students to have our new gym and trip shirt this year to wear on gym and trip days! The set, which includes both shirts, is $20 (financial ... [More]

REMINDER - NO SCHOOL ON THURSDAY

Wed, Sep 15 3:02pm

NYC Public Schools are CLOSED tomorrow, Thursday, September 16 in observance of Yom Kippur.   We will see all students on Friday.

PS 107 Remediation/Water Test Results Letter 9.14.2021

Tue, Sep 14 1:18pm

Please see attached letter from the NYC Department of Education Chief School Operations Officer, Kevin Moran.

More Information and a Letter from the School's Chancellor

Tue, Sep 14 11:21am

Hello Families,   Thank you for working with us these first two days as we all acclimate to arrival and dismissal procedures. The process will get more and more efficient with each passing day. Some t ... [More]

New Gym and Trip Shirts are Here!

Mon, Sep 13 9:18pm

Hello PS 107 families!   We would like all students to have our new gym and trip shirt this year to wear on gym and trip days! The set, which includes both shirts, is $20 (financial assistance is avai ... [More]

A Great First Day!

Mon, Sep 13 7:04pm

What a wonderful first day of school! Please enjoy this little slice of joy that took place at Kindergarten recess today.    I hope that your children enjoyed their day as much as we did here at PS 10 ... [More]

Volunteers Needed for Phys Ed at the ARMORY

Fri, Sep 10 10:49am

Calling all active parents!   Ms Diane needs your help at the Armory for our 1st Grade through 5th Grade Physical Education Classes.    Please get in touch directly with Ms Diane if you are interested ... [More]

Gear Sale this Friday 9/10 at 107!

Wed, Sep 8 8:30pm

  Hi Everyone!       We are having a gear sale this Friday from 10am - 12pm in front of school! We will be selling our new gym and trip shirts ($20 for the bundle) which we are asking all kids to have ... [More]

Important Information About the Return to School (Part II)

Wed, Sep 8 3:35pm

September 2021   Dear PS 107 Families,    We’re so excited to welcome your children back to school on Monday, September 13th! Our staff have been working hard to create safe and comfortable learning e ... [More]

Presentations from Town Hall and Easing Transition to School Workshop

Wed, Sep 1 3:23pm

Hello Families!   We were thrilled to have so many of you come to our two recent zoom events:   8/31 - Covid Safety Town Hall   8/26 - Easing the Transition Back to School From Remote Learning   For t ... [More]

Supply Drive - There's Still Time to Donate!

Mon, Aug 30 10:48am

The PTA Community Outreach Committee continues to collect supplies to support our sister school, PS 169. If you would still like to participate, we will collect gently used backpacks with the followin ... [More]

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE RETURN TO SCHOOL (Part I)

Fri, Aug 27 4:00pm

Important Information About The Return To School (Part I)   Hello Families,   Please read through this post carefully. There is a lot of information to take in. We will be covering all of this in our ... [More]

EduKit Clarification

Thu, Aug 26 1:32pm

Hi PS107 community,   Don't worry - the kids will have school supplies!      For those of you that have ordered supplies through EduKit, you probably received an email today informing you of delays th ... [More]

TIME CHANGE FOR TONIGHT'S EVENT - NOW 5PM-6PM ONLY!!

Wed, Aug 25 4:32pm

We have been setting up the yard and realize that due to the intense heat we will not be able to stand in the yard for 2 hours today.   The new time for tonight's event is 5:00PM - 6:00PM   So sorry f ... [More]

Reminder: School Supply Drive

Tue, Aug 24 6:28pm

Reminder: School Supply Drive for our sister school, PS 169 - happening now!   8/24: Stoop Drop-off (916 8th Ave), 6-7PM 8/25: At the Meet & Greet Event, 5-7PM 8/26: Stoop Drop-off (916 8th Ave), 6-7P ... [More]

Classroom Assignments

Tue, Aug 24 2:31pm

Hello, parents!   You should have received classroom assignments for your children today.  If you did, please add yourself to the appropriate classroom in Konstella.  If you didn't, please reach out t ... [More]

School Supply Drive

Tue, Aug 17 11:20am

Hello 107 families!   As Ms. Joanna mentioned in her introductory email, the PTA Community Outreach Committee continues to develop our partnership with PS 169. We are very excited to have Ms. Joanna a ... [More]

Sign up for the PS 107 Afterschool specialty class lottery yet? You still have a day!

Fri, Aug 13 4:51pm

Tell your friends... PS107 Afterschool Registration Run Through August 15th!

Thu, Aug 12 12:05pm

 

EduKit Deadline Extended!

Wed, Aug 11 3:40pm

While school is still a month away, don't forget to order your school supplies if you haven't already. The deadline for placing EduKit orders is Friday the 13th! All orders placed now will be shipped ... [More]

Device Return - Wednesday August 11th, 8am- 9am

Tue, Aug 10 7:34am

Dear PS 107 Families, We hope this summer is finding you healthy and happy!   If you still have a PS 107 device to return, Mr. DiFranco and Ms. Marybeth will be at PS 107 on Wednesday, August 11th fro ... [More]

Thinking about something fun once summer ends... Check out PS107 Afterschool Registration!

Fri, Aug 6 1:33pm

  Thinking about something fun once summer ends... Check out PS107 Afterschool Registration!

Parent Volunteer for Graphic Design Project Needed

Wed, Aug 4 11:53am

Hello PS 107 Families,   We need a volunteer with graphic design skill to lend us a hand for a small, but important project.    If this is your area of expertise or if you have a flair for design and ... [More]

PS 107 Afterschool Specialty Class Lottery Starts Today!

Wed, Aug 4 9:22am

Welcome to Park Slope Afterschool Center’s Fall 2021 Registration!   Attached please find important information on how to register for Fall 2021 Afterschool.