Thank You for Art Day!

Mon, May 17 1:40pm

Dear PS107 Families, Thanks to all of you who joined us for Art Day on Saturday afternoon.  What a perfect day for the event, our first in-person event of the year!  Please join me in thanking Becky H ... [More]

The Week Ahead: May 17th-23rd

Sun, May 16 7:39pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                wed  19th   Family Check-In With Ms. Sarah thur   20th   PTA Meeting @ 6:30 pm _______________________________________________ ... [More]

Virtual Art Day 2021!

Fri, May 14 11:18pm

Hello families,   This year Art Day is happening live on zoom from 10am - 12noon, and live and in person in Prospect Park and outside the PS 107 school building from 1-3pm on Saturday, 5/15. But what ... [More]

There Are Still A Few Art Day Openings!

Fri, May 14 3:02pm

Tomorrow's forecast is 75 degrees, so... Get outside and do some Art! There are still some open spots available for In Person Art Day tomorrow, including: Faux Stained Glass!!!  Finger Knitting Fun!!! ... [More]

Sign Up For Art Day on SATURDAY! + Volunteers Still Needed!

Wed, May 12 4:01pm

This is the forecast for Art Day! What are you waiting for??? Register Your Child Here For Classes Now!   You can sign up for amazing in person classes (1pm-3pm)  like:  Faux Stained Glass Finger Knit ... [More]

One Last Reminder: TODAY is Picture Day!!

Tue, May 11 7:55am

Cohort A and Remote and anyone who missed the first time around!  

PTA Board & SLT Elections Thursday, May 20th at 6:30 PM

Mon, May 10 4:15pm

Our final PTA Meeting of the school year will be Thursday 5/20 at 6:30pm. We will vote on PTA Board and SLT members. If you are interested in joining either, please email pta@ps107.org. You may view P ... [More]

Reminder- Picture Day is TOMORROW (Tuesday 5/11!)

Mon, May 10 3:50pm

  Picture Day Is Tuesday (TOMORROW)!! Our make-up picture day will take place outside in the big yard on Tuesday, 5/11. This is the make-up date for the group previously known as Cohort A, children wh ... [More]

News from Ms. Eve

Mon, May 10 2:22pm

Dear PS 107 Families, I am writing today to tell you that I will be retiring at the end of June. This is a bittersweet moment for me, having made this beautiful school community my work-home for the l ... [More]

REMINDER: No School THURSDAY (Eid Al-fitr)

Mon, May 10 2:20pm

There is  NO SCHOOL THIS THURSDAY, May 13th.   Apologies for leaving it out of The Week Ahead.        

May is AAPI/APIDA Heritage Month!

Mon, May 10 11:05am

Dear Families, May is AAPI/APIDA  Heritage Month!! AAPI/APIDA Heritage Month is a celebration of Asians, Southeast Asians, East Asians, and Pacific Islanders in the United States. The month of May was ... [More]

The Week Ahead: May 10th-16th

Sun, May 9 7:05pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue  11th   Picture Day! sat   15th   ART DAY! __________________________________________________________________ Sign Up For ... [More]

Art Day Registration is NOW OPEN!

Sat, May 8 1:34pm

It's time to sign up for your Art Day workshops! All workshops require pre-registration. In an effort to allow as many students to participate, please register for only one-two in-person workshops at ... [More]

So much appreciation!!!

Fri, May 7 10:28pm

Hey PS 107 Families,   Well, you did it! Thanks to the incredible generosity of PS 107 families, we were able to plan a little something special for each day during this Teacher Appreciation Week for ... [More]

Thank You for This Week!

Fri, May 7 2:08pm

Dear PS107 Families and PTA, This week was National Teacher Appreciation Week. True to form, the PTA celebrated our entire staff and teaching community with style and generosity, lavishing us all week ... [More]

Don't Forget to Vote for your Education Council Candidates

Fri, May 7 9:34am

Dear Parent,   Have you voted? There are only 4 days left!   You can make history by voting in the Education Council Elections.  You will need to sign in to your NYC Schools Account at mystudent.nyc i ... [More]

LESS THAN ONE WEEK LEFT TO VOTE!!!

Thu, May 6 3:57pm

Hello Families,   Below is the letter that I'm obligated to post to you but I also wanted to add my voice. Please don't miss this opportunity to vote for your Community Education Council. This is some ... [More]

14th Street Volunteers Needed

Tue, May 4 1:52pm

Hi Everyone,   With the number of kids in school doubled, the extra outdoor space on Wednesdays and Thursdays is all the more appreciated.     As added incentive, volunteers will receive their very ow ... [More]

2021-2022 NYC DOE SCHOOL CALENDAR

Tue, May 4 10:39am

Hello Families,   You can go to the DOE website to see the school calendar for the 2021-2022 school year:   https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/news/2021-2022-school-year-calendar   A copy is attache ... [More]

Daily Health Screener Revised, Summer Rising Program & Voting for CEC Candidates

Tue, May 4 9:51am

Hello Families,   A few reminders:   The Operoo Daily Health screener has been updated to align with the new DOE Health Form. The basic change is that the rules about travel and quarantine have been r ... [More]

School News!

Mon, May 3 3:06pm

Dear PS107 Families, Today, for those of you whose children are here in-person, we are finally one big family again under the gabled roof of our beloved 107. It was no small feat, but we did it!  And ... [More]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - CHANCELLOR PORTER

Mon, May 3 12:25pm

   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 30, 2021 N-6, 2020-21         Chancellor Porter Kicks Off Voting Period for 2021 Community and Citywide Education Council Elections   Voting period for Community and Cit ... [More]

The Week Ahead: May 3rd-9th

Sun, May 2 9:35pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  4th  Teacher Appreciation Week! tue  5th   Teacher Appreciation Week! wed  6th  Teacher Appreciation Week! thur  7th   Te ... [More]

FULL TIME FOR ALL IN-PERSON STUDENTS BEGINS MONDAY, 5/3!!!

Fri, Apr 30 1:32pm

Hello families,   We are excited to welcome all of our currently in-person students back to school for 5 day per week instruction as of Monday, May 3rd.  Some important things to note:   Arrival is 8: ... [More]

Reminder to send your thanks!

Fri, Apr 30 11:21am

Teacher Appreciation Week is about to get underway and the team at PS 107 is going to feel the love. Thanks again to all the families who are supporting these efforts!    A friendly reminder to please ... [More]

Before you go: Next week is Teacher Appreciation Week!

Fri, Apr 30 11:14am

Hey PS 107 Families!   It’s almost here! Next week, May 3-7, is Teacher Appreciation Week! Thanks to the incredible generosity of PS 107 families, we have a little something planned every day next wee ... [More]

Cast Your Vote Tomorrow! CEC Elections Begin

Fri, Apr 30 8:55am

Dear Parent,  History begins tomorrow!  On Saturday May 1, for the first-time parents will have the ability to make a direct impact in our school community by voting in the Education Council Elections ... [More]

CEC Elections Begin MAY 1st!!

Wed, Apr 28 11:42am

Dear Parent,  This Saturday, May 1st, for the first time parents will have the ability to make a direct impact in our school community by voting in the Education Council Elections.   To vote, you will ... [More]

Afterschool's Shift to All Grades/ All Days!

Wed, Apr 28 9:39am

Does your child love fresh air? Running around with their friends and playing in the park? Do you love more hours to do work while your child is getting to safely socialize? Then Afterschool is for yo ... [More]

CCEC Pre-Election Letter

Mon, Apr 26 12:42pm

Dear Families,   10 days from now we’re going to make history!   On May 1st, for the first time, parents will have the ability to make an impact in our school community by voting in the Education Coun ... [More]

COHORT B DAY - USE DOE LINK

Mon, Apr 26 8:09am

TODAY IS A COHORT B DAY   IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THE OPEROO PLEASE USE THE DOE LINK BELOW:   https://healthscreening.schools.nyc/   PRE K AND 1ST GRADE - ALL STUDENTS ARE IN SCHOOL

The Week Ahead: April 26th- May 2nd

Sun, Apr 25 10:19pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  26th  Group B/All PreK/All 1st Grade tue  27th   Group A/All PreK/All 1st Grade wed  28th  Group B/All PreK/All 1st Grade ... [More]

COVID-19 Reminders and Guidance from your PTA

Sun, Apr 25 5:24pm

  While COVID-19 rates are decreasing, they still remain at an extremely high rate in New York City, with nearly 2,000 new cases every day. The PTA believes that PS 107 can safely hold in-person instr ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined

Fri, Apr 23 10:27am

4/23/2021 9:30 AM Subject: Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined Dear P.S. 107 John W. Kimball at 1301 8 AVENUE Community: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and ... [More]

What?!? You said Afterschool 5 days a week?

Thu, Apr 22 10:23pm

We are so happy to hear all grades will return to 5 days a week! Afterschool looks forward to this transition, too!  As we will need to make adjustments and add additional staffing, we ask for a littl ... [More]

How we can help - teachers for next year

Thu, Apr 22 10:20pm

Now’s the time to help set PS 107 up for success for next year. What we raise this year contributes to what the school has available to hire teachers over the summer for next year. Please give as gene ... [More]

FULL TIME INSTRUCTION BEGINS!

Thu, Apr 22 1:39pm

Dear PS107 Families, I apologize for the serious delay sharing our plan with you. Due to a technicality, our plan took longer to approve than expected. I am VERY happy to finally be able to announce t ... [More]

14th Street Reminder and Updates

Thu, Apr 22 10:48am

    Hello PS107 Parents,   The Outdoor Learning committee wants to thank everyone who has volunteered to monitor 14th Street. Since there is a very real option that our school may be moving to full ti ... [More]

CALENDAR CHANGE - MONDAY, APRIL 26 - B COHORT DAY (NEW)

Tue, Apr 20 10:34am

Hello Families,   In order to smoothly transition in all of our new OPT IN students, we have changed the school calendar so that Monday, April 26th is now a B COHORT day.   Please make this change on ... [More]

Funding teachers for next year

Mon, Apr 19 9:20am

Our support now determines what PS 107 looks like next year. It’s that simple. Ready to give? Click here. Need more information? Read on.    Over the summer, Ms. Eve and Ms. Rinah will plan teacher st ... [More]

The Week Ahead: April 19th-25th

Sun, Apr 18 9:40pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  19th  Group B tue  20th   Group A wed  21st  Group B thur  22nd   Group A  fri   23rd   Group B _________________________ ... [More]

Full Time Instruction

Fri, Apr 16 3:06pm

Dear PS107 Families, I know you are eagerly waiting to learn whether we will move to full-time in person instruction in the coming weeks. We are too. After the CDC released it's new social distancing ... [More]

PTA Meeting Happening NOW

Thu, Apr 15 6:35pm

ZOOM LINK: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/84875306552?pwd=dDljeHl3aExiRmUxVnNzRmd0Wmgxdz09    Meeting ID: 848 7530 6552 Passcode: 234889  

BOURBON TASTING DEADLINE IS TONIGHT!

Thu, Apr 15 6:01pm

When: Friday, April 30th at 8 pm (the night before the Kentucky Derby! Where: Over Zoom from the convenience of your living room  Attire (yes, attire): Show up in your Derby best!  Fascinators and Bow ... [More]

PTA Zoom Meeting TONIGHT @ 6:30! [LINK}

Thu, Apr 15 3:39pm

    ZOOM LINK: https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/84875306552?pwd=dDljeHl3aExiRmUxVnNzRmd0Wmgxdz09    Meeting ID: 848 7530 6552 Passcode: 234889   Agenda: Welcome Principal Updates Parent Coordinator Updates  P ... [More]

Information from DOE Brooklyn North for Families

Thu, Apr 15 1:58pm

D15 Town Hall in Support of our AAPI Communities Friday, April 16 at 4:30pm Topic: District 15 Town Hall Community Conversation Time: Apr 16, 2021 04:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)   Join Zoom Mee ... [More]

You can still make a donation for Teacher Appreciation Week!

Tue, Apr 13 9:41pm

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up May 3-7. Help us show the love for PS 107’s teachers, administrators, and staff!    We’re making it easy this year: Make a donation and the PTA will take care of ... [More]

And Just Like That... Thursday Picture Day Is CANCELLED

Tue, Apr 13 4:03pm

Sooooo...the rainy forecast got a little too daunting for the photographers. Thus, while tomorrow's Picture Day session is still on, our Thursday Picture Day session has been moved! New Date: Tuesday, ... [More]

Tomorrow and Thursday Are VOLUNTEERPALOOZA!

Tue, Apr 13 11:11am

In order for the two Picture Days to happen, we need help from parents.   1. For Picture Day, we have THREE openings on Thursday for Cohort A  help.  Sign up here For Thursday Cohort A Picture Day!   ... [More]

Start Date for New Learning Cycle

Tue, Apr 13 7:44am

Dear PS107 Families, After much anticipation, we have finally received the start date from the DOE for our new in-person learning cycle.  We will welcome our new in-person students back to the buildin ... [More]

The Week Ahead: April 12th-18th

Sun, Apr 11 9:34pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  12th  Group A tue  13th   Group A wed  14th   Group B (Picture Day- Cohort B/ Remote A-L) thur  15th   Group A (Picture D ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined

Sun, Apr 11 4:23pm

4/11/2021 2:49 PM Subject: Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined Dear P.S. 107 John W. Kimball at 1301 8 AVENUE Community: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and ... [More]

Reminder: PTA Meeting 4/15 6:30pm

Fri, Apr 9 2:24pm

The next PTA meeting will be held on 4/15 at 6:30 PM.   We will have nominations for board positions and the two parent SLT roles. Voting will be at the final PTA meeting of the year, in mid-May.    C ... [More]

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up!

Thu, Apr 8 11:47am

Did you know that PS 107 has more than 70 teachers, administrators, and staff?! Let’s celebrate them--BIG TIME--during this year’s Teacher Appreciation Week, coming up May 3-7.    In past years, we’ve ... [More]

District 39 Participatory Budgeting Week is NOW

Wed, Apr 7 1:16pm

Hello Families,   If you live in the PS 107 zone you are in City Council District 39 and can cast your vote now for a myriad of incredibly worthwhile projects all around the district. Voting is open N ... [More]

Letter from Superintendent Skop in Support of the Asian Community

Wed, Apr 7 12:47pm

TOMORROW: Powerhouse Virtual Book Launch For Ivy & Bean's Latest Book!

Tue, Apr 6 1:51pm

Our friends at Powerhouse Books are excited to announce a super fun virtual book launch tomorrow, April 7th, for Ivy & Bean Get To Work! About the event: Join author Annie Barrows and illustrator Soph ... [More]

ART DAY is ON!

Tue, Apr 6 1:39pm

Hello 107! The Arts Committee is excited to announce that we are going to organize an Art Day for the Covid-times! May 15th!!  Mark your calendar! Of course, we are looking to the PS 107 Parent commun ... [More]

REVISED TRAVEL GUIDELINES - DOE

Mon, Apr 5 10:44am

Although the DOE has not made a formal announcement, they made a change to the daily health screener such that no longer requires a quarantine period after domestic travel. The Operoo daily health scr ... [More]

The Week Ahead: April 5th-11th

Sun, Apr 4 8:59pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  5th  Group B tue  6th   Group A wed  7th   Group B thur  8th   Group A fri   9th   Group B ______________________________ ... [More]

More Info on Opt-Ins & Full Time Instruction

Fri, Mar 26 1:39pm

Dear PS107 Families, I am writing to share some preliminary information about how we our planning for the new opt-in period and the mayor’s push for five day a week instruction.   With the change in d ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined - PS 107

Fri, Mar 26 1:08pm

3/26/2021 12:11 PM Subject: Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined Dear P.S. 107 John W. Kimball at 1301 8 AVENUE Community: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and ... [More]

Are You PTA Board Material? (HINT: probably yes)

Fri, Mar 26 8:50am

With the arrival of spring comes the realization that, gasp, the end of the school year is in sight. And while we welcome the impending summer, it also makes it feel all the more cognizant of the fact ... [More]

Before you go...

Wed, Mar 24 1:12pm

Before you check-out for a well-deserved spring break, please consider making a donation to the Annual Fund today.  Can you imagine a year without enough teachers? Or a year without invigorating music ... [More]

Spring is here and so is the Annual Fund!

Wed, Mar 24 1:06pm

If you’ve been meaning to make your family’s gift to the Annual Fund, now is a great time to do it!  Make an Annual Fund gift now. Spring is here. And with it, we look forward to sunnier days and rene ... [More]

UPDATE ON MISSING CHILD FROM PS169

Wed, Mar 24 10:13am

As many of you read over the weekend, the eldest daughter of a family from PS169, our sister school, was missing.  We learned moments ago that Brittany Lezama, 14, has been found. She is currently hos ... [More]

Supporting our sister school and some heartbreaking news

Mon, Mar 22 11:16am

Dear PS 107 Families,   The Diversity Committee has been honored to share with you some resources for your family and the Community Outreach Committee would like to share some more ways to support our ... [More]

**NEW** OPT IN FOR IN-PERSON LEARNING 3/24-4/7

Mon, Mar 22 10:30am

  Hello Families,   Please read the attached letter from School's Chancellor, Meisha Porter regarding the new window of opportunity to opt in to blended learning beginning March 24, 2021 - ending Apri ... [More]

The Week Ahead: March 22nd-28th

Mon, Mar 22 9:47am

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  22nd  Group A tue  23rd   Group A wed  24th   Group B thur  25th   Group A fri   26th   Group B _________________________ ... [More]

Welcome Chancellor Meisha Porter

Sat, Mar 20 9:52am

Diversity Committee's Letter On AAPI Support

Fri, Mar 19 3:51pm

Dear Families,    At PS 107, we are proudly a No Place for Hate school.   During this time of violence against Asian American Pacific Islanders in our country, we at PS 107 reaffirm our commitment to ... [More]

TO VIEW YOUR CHILDS REPORT CARD

Thu, Mar 18 3:15pm

Please login to http://www.mystudent.nyc  > click on GRADES > scroll down below the grades from Marking Period 1 and you will see the grades from Marking Period 2   For those of you who are getting in ... [More]

The Week Ahead (Remote Version): March 15th-21st

Mon, Mar 15 11:28am

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  15th REMOTE tue  16th   REMOTE wed  17th   REMOTE thur  18th   REMOTE fri   19th REMOTE _________________________________ ... [More]

It's A Good Weekend To Buy Some Books!

Fri, Mar 12 6:15pm

Just a reminder that our 2021 Book Fair fundraiser ends on Monday!   So take advantage of this beautiful weekend by tossing on a pair of shorts (too soon?) and heading over to Powerhouse on 8th! For e ... [More]

Grab & Go Breakfast and Lunch is Available During School Closure

Fri, Mar 12 1:25pm

    PS 107 will be open from 9am-12pm Monday through Friday for families to pick up Grab & Go Breakfast and Lunch during the school closure.   Just step inside the school lobby and you will see cooler ... [More]

10 Day Bldg Closure Due to Multiple Confirmed Cases

Thu, Mar 11 2:48pm

   3/11/2021 2:24 PM   Subject: 10 Day Bldg Closure Due to Multiple Confirmed Cases   Dear P.S. 107 - BROOKLYN at 1301 8 AVENUE Families:   I’m writing to inform you that following an initial 24 hour ... [More]

This weekend, we run! Next weekend, we drink beer!

Thu, Mar 11 2:24pm

Hi, PS 107 Families. We have two fun activities coming up in the next week! First, the Shamrock 5K Race in Prospect Park this Saturday, March 13 at 1:30 pm.  The weather should be beautiful and the pr ... [More]

REMINDER: PTA Meeting Happening NOW

Thu, Mar 11 9:02am

Click here to join!

24 Hour Building Closure - PLEASE READ

Wed, Mar 10 1:30pm

3/10/2021 12:21 PM   Subject: 24 Hour School Building Closure Dear P.S. 107 - BROOKLYN - K107 at 1301 8 AVENUE Families:   The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and the NYC Test + Tr ... [More]

The Week Ahead: March 8th- 14th

Mon, Mar 8 3:54pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  8th Group A tue  9th   Group A wed  10th   Group B thur  11th   Group A fri   12th  Group B _____________________________ ... [More]

REMINDER: Next Week's PTA Meeting is Thursday at 9 AM!

Fri, Mar 5 12:31pm

See you then!

Reminder: Please Register for Our Anti-Racist Workshop

Fri, Mar 5 8:51am

As a reminder, the PTA is pleased to have secured seats for all who are interested at a two-part workshop on March 14 and March 21 at 8:00 pm, facilitated by Sachi Feris of Raising Race Conscious Chil ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined

Thu, Mar 4 7:21pm

3/4/2021 5:07 PM Subject: Confirmed Case of COVID-19: Close Contacts Quarantined Dear P.S. 107 John W. Kimball at 1301 8 AVENUE Community: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and t ... [More]

PS107.ORG - EMAIL UPDATE

Wed, Mar 3 8:03am

Hello families,   It looks like we have access to PS107.org and can now receive emails.     If you sent an email yesterday - RESEND IT.   To reiterate - School staff and teachers did not receive any e ... [More]

PS107.ORG EMAIL IS DOWN

Tue, Mar 2 9:34am

Hello Families,   Sorry for the confusion but it appears that PS107.org email is not working presently. I've received many phone calls this morning that your emails are bouncing back.   We are looking ... [More]

Books Closed! Read-A-Thon Is Over!

Mon, Mar 1 5:42pm

Close those eyes and rest your page-turning fingers! The 2021 PS 107 Read-A-Thon is over!   Please submit your reading logs by Friday, March 5. If your child is hybrid or full-time in school you can s ... [More]

March News

Mon, Mar 1 10:58am

Dear PS107 Families, It’s hard to believe that March is here already and we are two-thirds of the way through the 2020-21 school year.  We’ve come to expect that nothing will be particularly easy or s ... [More]

The Week Ahead: March 1st -7th

Sun, Feb 28 10:18pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  1st Group B tue  2nd   Group A wed  3rd   Group B thur  4th   Group A fri   5th  Group B ________________________________ ... [More]

Important Update and Note of Gratitude

Fri, Feb 26 1:43pm

Anti-Racist Workshop by Raising Race Conscious Children: March 14 and March 21

Thu, Feb 25 10:41am

Some PS 107 families have expressed interest in learning about strategies to combat racism and bias. In response to this, the PTA is pleased to have secured seats for all who are interested at a two-p ... [More]

OPEN YOUR DOE NYCSA TODAY!!

Tue, Feb 23 12:35pm

Hello Families,   Beginning this mid-March 2021, parents/guardians will only be able to view their child's Report Cards via their own NYCSA (New York City Student Account aka: mystudent.nyc)   Parents ... [More]

Book Fair is BACK!!

Tue, Feb 23 11:53am

The PS 107 is so excited to be teaming up with our fabulous community partner, Powerhouse on 8th, for a book fair fundraiser. Families can shop at Powerhouse between March 1 and March 15, say they’re ... [More]

It All Adds Up - Annual Fund

Mon, Feb 22 3:05pm

Enough teachers for remote options and in-person cohorts - Check! Music teacher *and* art teacher during pandemic - Check! Increased substitute teachers when needed - Check! PS 107’s Annual Fund has b ... [More]

Show PS 107 the Love

Mon, Feb 22 2:59pm

Valentine’s Day was over February break, but it’s not too late to show PS 107 the love! Make an Annual Fund gift now. Has a teacher made your child feel cared for? Has your child surprised you with a ... [More]

The Week Ahead: February 22nd-28th

Sun, Feb 21 9:47pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  22nd Group A tue  23rd   Group A wed  24th   Group B thur  25th   Group A fri   26th  Group B ___________________________ ... [More]

The SAFE return to school on Monday, February 22, 2021

Sun, Feb 21 11:17am

Hoping everyone is enjoying the mid-winter break and is ready to get back to school tomorrow. A few reminders to help us safely transition:   MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22 IS AN A COHORT DAY   POSSIBLE EXPOSURE ... [More]

Afterschool Registration Ongoing! New Spring Classes Starting Next Week!

Mon, Feb 15 10:44am

New Spring Classes Starting Next Week! Need fresh air and extra time at the park? Join a Play Pod! Need to get moving? Join Track or Capoeira  Is your child a performer? Join Musical Theater Glee or C ... [More]

Lunar New Year/Black History Month Resources For Families

Thu, Feb 11 6:55pm

Dear Families, As Mid-Winter Break begins, the Diversity Committee wanted to share some ways you and your family can join in Lunar New Year celebrations as well as celebrate Black History Month. Pleas ... [More]

Chancellor's Update for Families

Thu, Feb 11 2:03pm

Dear Families, It is hard to believe we are already in the second half of this unusual school year. I am so grateful for your continued perseverance and flexibility during these difficult times, inclu ... [More]

REMINDER: PTA Meeting is THIS MORNING at 9 am!!!!

Thu, Feb 11 8:08am

2-11-21 Agenda   Principal Update Parent Coordinator Update Diversity Committee Update PTA/ SLT Recruiting for 21-22 School Year Upcoming "events" Questions Join Zoom Meeting https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/ ... [More]

Anja Indian Dance Party Is TODAY

Wed, Feb 10 11:36am

    The PS107 PTA is sponsoring an Indian dance workshop exclusively for PS 107 families TODAY!   Join us and the teaching artists of Ajna Dance Company for their Indian Dances Workshop to learn about ... [More]

Reminder: Anja Dance Workshop Is THIS SATURDAY!

Wed, Feb 10 11:29am

The PS107 PTA is sponsoring an Indian dance workshop exclusively for PS 107 families this   Saturday, February 20th.    Join us and the teaching artists of Ajna Dance Company for their Indian Dances W ... [More]

Indian Dance Party Part 2 On February 20th!

Wed, Feb 10 11:24am

Missed last weekend's Indian Dance Workshop? Not to worry! We're doing another one! A fun and festive way to get up off of the couch and learn some new moves! February 20th! -Pre-K-2nd grade: 10-10:30 ... [More]

The 2021 Read-A Thon Is Here!!

Tue, Feb 9 11:20am

  Get Ready For The 7th Annual PS 107 Read-A-Thon!! We invite all PS 107 families to participate in the 7th Annual Read-A-Thon to help promote literacy and a love of reading with our students! The Rea ... [More]

The Week Ahead: February 8th-14th

Sun, Feb 7 9:56pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  8th Group B tue  9th   Group A wed  10th   Group B thur  11th   Group A fri   12th  SCHOOL CLOSED (Lunar New Year) sun 14 ... [More]

Are You Ready To Dance Today???

Sat, Feb 6 8:58am

Reminder! Free Ajna Dance Workshop is TODAY!!!   10am: Pre K-2nd grade 10:45: 3-5th grade    Register here!   Zoom info: Join Zoom Meeting https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/81372132219?pwd=WWU2bXJMMnFpWFhCR3du ... [More]

LAST DAY TO FILL OUT THE SCHOOL EXPERIENCE SURVEY

Fri, Feb 5 11:06am

Please share your views on how we are doing with the DOE by taking the School Experience Survey:   https://www.schools.nyc.gov/learning/learn-at-home/fall-2020-school-experience-survey   Today is the ... [More]

We asked; you gave--THANK YOU!

Fri, Feb 5 9:21am

Dear PS 107 Families,  As we hit the halfway point of the 20/21 school year, we want to take a moment to thank you for your generous support of the Annual Fund. Even amidst a global pandemic and seemi ... [More]

Helping Your Child to Manage Big Feelings - Follow Up

Thu, Feb 4 1:54pm

Thanks to all who attended Sarah Green's Workshop: Helping Your Child to Manage Big Feelings.   We all learned so much!    In case you missed it, the presentation is attached along with some charts an ... [More]

HELPING YOUR CHILD TO MANAGE BIG FEELINGS - ZOOM CODES

Thu, Feb 4 8:16am

Please join us this morning for a workshop with School Guidance Counselor, Sarah Green:   Topic: Big Feelings Time: Feb 4, 2021 09:30 AM  Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85337060647?pwd=T3 ... [More]

Let's Dance! Indian Dance Workshops, Saturday 2/6 and 2/20!!!

Tue, Feb 2 11:34am

Hi PS107 Community,    The PS107 PTA is sponsoring an Indian dance workshop exclusively for PS 107 families on  Saturday February 6th and Saturday February 20th.    Join us and the teaching artists of ... [More]

ANOTHER REMOTE INSTRUCTION DAY TOMORROW - TUESDAY, 2/2

Mon, Feb 1 12:08pm

In-person learning will again be suspended tomorrow, Tuesday, February 2nd due to the snowstorm:   All learning will be via remote instruction tomorrow, Tuesday, 2/2.    Some things you need to know: ... [More]

The Week Ahead: February 1st- 7th

Sun, Jan 31 10:27pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  1st SNOW DAY (All Remote) tue  2nd   Group A wed  3rd   Group B thur  4th   Group A fri   5th  Group B __________________ ... [More]

Confirmed Case but NO Exposure to School Community

Sun, Jan 31 7:12pm

1/31/2021 6:01 PM   Subject: Confirmed Case of COVID-19 but NO exposure to School Community   Dear P.S. 107 John W. Kimball at 1301 8 AVENUE Community: Today we are writing to inform you that on 1/31/ ... [More]

Family Letter Addressing Possible COVID-19 Case in PS 107 Community

Sun, Jan 31 5:55pm

1/31/2021 2:24 PM   Dear P.S. 107 John W. Kimball at 1301 8 AVENUE Community:     I hope you are staying healthy and safe. Today I am writing to inform you of a potential case of COVID-19 in our schoo ... [More]

JUST ANNOUNCED - REMOTE INSTRUCTION FOR ALL - MONDAY, 2/1

Sun, Jan 31 12:58pm

The City just announced that in-person learning will be suspended tomorrow due to the expected snowstorm that will hit later today and continue all day tomorrow.    All learning will be via remote ins ... [More]

CHANGE IN SCHOOL CALENDAR FOR FEB - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

Fri, Jan 29 2:29pm

Hello Families,   We are changing the in-person, alternating Monday school calendar for February as follows:   MONDAYS ONLY 2/1 - B Cohort 2/8 - B Cohort - NEW! 2/22 - A Cohort - ALSO NEW! 3/1 - B Coh ... [More]

COVID Rent Relief Application, School Experience Survey + More!

Tue, Jan 26 3:03pm

Hello Families,   If you are struggling to pay your rent perhaps you might qualify for the NY State COVID-19 Rent Relief Program. You have until February 1, 2021 to apply. Please CLICK HERE or see the ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 25th-31st

Sun, Jan 24 10:00pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  25th Group A tue  26th   Group A wed  27th   Group B thur  28th   Group A fri   29th  Group B ___________________________ ... [More]

Bundle Up With Pride! Winter Gear Sale Starts TODAY!

Wed, Jan 20 1:09pm

  Sale starts TODAY and ends February 7th. Orders ship directly to homes early March.  CLICK HERE TO START SHOPPING! Password is mod107  

Information regarding MLK Jr, Workshops and more

Tue, Jan 19 12:22pm

We hope you all had a meaningful MLK Jr Day.    In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day, Superintendent Skop would like to share the attached letter with the District 15 community. Please see the at ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 19th-24th

Mon, Jan 18 10:13pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue  19th   Group A wed  20th   Group B thur  21st   Group A fri   22nd  Group B _____________________________________________ ... [More]

Look Sharp! Still time to Register & Virtual Game Room

Fri, Jan 15 5:36pm

Still Open Spots in Afterschool! Need fresh air and extra time at the park? Join a Play Pod Need to get moving? Join Track or Capoeira  Is your child a performer? Join Musical Theater Glee or Circus I ... [More]

Quarantine Reminder

Fri, Jan 15 5:19pm

Hello PS 107 Community,  Hope you are all doing well, staying healthy and sane.  As we approach our third week back at school, a recent quarantining of two classrooms and a long weekend ahead of us, t ... [More]

PTA Meeting HAPPENING NOW!

Thu, Jan 14 6:35pm

https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/84246499638?pwd=M284ZUZ1MGhMMWNwRDBGcld2ZHVjUT09   Meeting ID: 842 4649 9638 Passcode: 031601    

PTA Meeting Zoom Link TONIGHT @ 6:30!!!

Thu, Jan 14 5:08pm

Hi Everyone,   Looking forward to seeing you at the PTA meeting this evening.   Agenda:   Principal update Parent Coordinator update Budget discussion and alignment Afterschool 14th St. Fundraising & ... [More]

Afterschool Free Class Demos Start TODAY!!

Mon, Jan 11 10:33am

Looking for Fun? Check Out Our Free Demo Classes! Spanish  Demo for Grades 1-4 TODAY, Jan. 11th 4:00-4:40 pm Free and Open to All! No need to register.  Discover a new language while traveling around ... [More]

Information Regarding DISMISSAL ROUTINE and OPEROO FORMS REQUIRING SIGNATURE

Mon, Jan 11 10:01am

Hello Families,   Starting today, Monday, January 11th we will no longer have school staff guard the entrance to the yard at dismissal in an effort to minimize exposure.   We are asking families NOT T ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 11th-17th

Sun, Jan 10 9:11pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon 11th  Group B tue  12th   Group A wed  13th   Group B thur  14th   Group A fri   15th  Group B ___________________________ ... [More]

Confirmed Case of COVID-19, Close Contacts Quarantined

Sun, Jan 10 3:02pm

1/10/2021 2:09 PM Subject: Confirmed Case of COVID-19, close contacts quarantined Dear P.S. 107 John W. Kimball at 1301 8 AVENUE Community: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and ... [More]

Afterschool Free Class Demos NEXT WEEK

Fri, Jan 8 1:51pm

Looking for Fun? Check Out Our Free Demo Classes! Spanish  Demo for Grades 1-4 Monday, Jan. 11th 4:00-4:40 pm Free and Open to All! No need to register.  Discover a new language while traveling around ... [More]

About Yesterday's Events

Thu, Jan 7 3:55pm

To our community,   While we are all still digesting the events of yesterday, we wanted to make sure everyone is okay. Please know that your teachers have many resources at the ready to support your c ... [More]

Afterschool Spring Registration, Free Demo Classes & Updates

Wed, Jan 6 1:30pm

Afterschool Spring Registration, Free Demo Classes & Deadline Extended Afterschool Spring Registration… Cool!   Important Dates: January 2-10th: Open Registration for Afterschool Class Lottery Extende ... [More]

Welcome Back & An Important Announcement

Mon, Jan 4 10:41am

Dear PS107 Families, Happy New Year and welcome back to school!  I hope you had a good vacation with plenty of time away from screens!  I am writing to share an important announcement for our communit ... [More]

The Week Ahead: January 4th-10th

Sun, Jan 3 9:34pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon 4th  Group A tue  5th   Group A wed  6th   Group B thur  7th   Group A fri   8th  Group B  _______________________________ ... [More]

Time To Register For Spring Afterschool!

Sat, Jan 2 3:59pm

Welcome to Park Slope Afterschool Center’s Spring 2021 Registration! We are really looking forward to spending Spring with you! Due to the complexities of operating during the pandemic, please take a ... [More]

The SAFE return to school on Monday, Jan 4, 2021

Fri, Jan 1 1:21pm

Happy New Year!!   Hoping everyone is enjoying the holiday break and we wish the best for our community and beyond in 2021. A few reminders to help us transition back to school next week:   POSSIBLE E ... [More]

Give TODAY for 2020 tax receipt

Tue, Dec 29 8:42am

Time’s a-ticking to make your gift for a 2020 charitable gift receipt. Please give ASAP to help PS 107. It’s a win-win!  Your support helps make PS 107 great by contributing to: Hiring of long-term su ... [More]

Support PS 107 before Year-End!

Tue, Dec 29 8:40am

The PS 107 Annual Fund helps provide our children with a great education. Please give NOW before year-end.  To stay on track to meet the school’s need of at least $200,000, we’d like to raise another ... [More]

Your First 2021 New Year's Resolution? More Afterschool!!!!

Mon, Dec 28 12:27pm

Afterschool Spring Registration is almost here!!! Get the Scoop in our Spring Family Handbook: HERE Still have questions?  Important Afterschool Spring FAQ’s: HERE  Important Dates: January 2-8th: Ope ... [More]

Holiday Meals, P-EBT Assistance & Letter from the Chancellor

Wed, Dec 23 10:54am

Dear Families,   In a year like no other I still enjoy seeing all of your smiling faces every morning at school (yes, I can see you smile beneath your mask!) and I delight in seeing your children in t ... [More]

Happy Holidays & Thank You!

Mon, Dec 21 5:33pm

Dear PS107 Families, Each year as the New Year approaches, I like to reflect on the past year and the successes and challenges it has brought. It’s an understatement to say this year has posed many fo ... [More]

Port in a Storm

Mon, Dec 21 10:42am

This year has been hard, and the only constant has been change. The contrast to the shadows is the light shining on what is most important: Above all, we want to protect our children - to keep them he ... [More]

Coming Soon: Spring Afterschool Registration Information!!

Mon, Dec 21 10:32am

Coming Soon to a Kid Near You… Afterschool Spring Registration!   Does your child need more face time with their peers?  Want to hone a new skill?   Get homework help? Join PS107 Afterschool!   Outdoo ... [More]

MATCH this week - give now!

Mon, Dec 21 9:26am

Reminder!  Your Annual Fund gift this week will be doubled dollar-for-dollar because of a match from a fellow PS 107 family. Please give now to help the school secure the full $5,000 match.   This is ... [More]

The Week Ahead: December 21st-26th

Sun, Dec 20 10:37pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon 21st  Group B tue  22nd   Group A wed  23rd   Group B thur  24th   NO SCHOOL fri   25th  NO SCHOOL  ______________________ ... [More]

Your Annual Fund gift MATCHED - this week!

Sun, Dec 20 12:36pm

Big news! Your gift to PS 107 will be matched *this week.* Please give as generously as you can now to help our school unlock the full match amount!    An amazing PS 107 family is significantly increa ... [More]

PTA Meeting Happening NOW

Thu, Dec 17 6:38pm

Agenda   Welcome- Jennifer Jerutis Principal Update- Eve Litwack Parent Coordinator Update- Pamela Rosenberg Annual Fund - Elizabeth De Velasco Community Outreach - Adrianna Dufay Events- Jennifer May ... [More]

PTA Meeting TONIGHT @ 6:30 Zoom Info/Agenda

Thu, Dec 17 2:47pm

Agenda   Welcome- Jennifer Jerutis Principal Update- Eve Litwack Parent Coordinator Update- Pamela Rosenberg Annual Fund - Elizabeth De Velasco Community Outreach - Adrianna Dufay Events- Jennifer May ... [More]

In-Person School will Resume Tomorrow, Friday, December 18 - B Cohort Day

Thu, Dec 17 2:09pm

PS 107 will be open tomorrow, Friday, December 18th for school for Cohort B students.   Free breakfast and free lunch will be available for all families for pick up until 12noon.    

School Building Closed Tomorrow, Thursday, December 17

Wed, Dec 16 3:08pm

Due to inclement weather, NYC school buildings are closed on Thursday, December 17.   School will be in session remotely for all students.   Please refer to your classroom teachers schedule for tomorr ... [More]

In Case The Building is Closed Tomorrow

Wed, Dec 16 1:54pm

Dear PS107 Families, There should be an announcement from the mayor early this evening or even sooner about whether school buildings will close due to the forecasted snowstorm. In the event we are clo ... [More]

Inclement Weather Policy: Students Will Log In and Work Remotely

Tue, Dec 15 12:54pm

14 St Street Shift Changes and Call for Volunteers

Mon, Dec 14 10:25am

Hi Everyone,   We are revising 14th Street usage a bit.  We still need 8 volunteers for Wednesday and 3 on Thursday (both weather permitting!)     Sign up here:   https://www.konstella.com/app/school/ ... [More]

The Week Ahead: December 14th-20th

Sun, Dec 13 10:38pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  14th  Group A tue  15th   Group A wed  16th   Group B thur  17th   Group A fri   18th  Group B  _________________________ ... [More]

Tips & Strategies for Remote Learning - Tonight - ZOOM invite below

Wed, Dec 9 3:05pm

Please join Sarah Green tonight at 6:30pm for a repeat of a parent workshop held earlier this year:   Tips & Strategies for Remote Learning    Time: Dec 9, 2020 06:30 PM    Join Zoom Meeting https://u ... [More]

Apply to Kindergarten, Upside of Screentime Event, Implicit Bias Classes and More Info

Wed, Dec 9 12:38pm

DOE KINDERGARTEN APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS THURSDAY, DEC 10TH Beginning tomorrow, Thursday, December 10th, children born in 2016 can apply to Kindergarten for the 2021-22 school year.  The application ... [More]

The Week Ahead: December 7th-13th

Sun, Dec 6 10:33pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  7th  Group B tue  8th   Group A wed  9th   Group B        Tips and Strategies To Support Remote Learning w/ Ms Sarah (6:3 ... [More]

Re-opening Update Letter from Superintendent Anita Skop

Fri, Dec 4 4:31pm

Please see the letter attached for important information about schools reopening.   Let me know if you have any questions via email to prosenberg@ps107.org or telephone 718.499.2054.   Thank you - Pamela

Notes from Parent Information Meetings

Thu, Dec 3 5:16pm

Dear PS107 Families, Thanks to everyone who was able to attend one of our Parent Information Meetings today. I hope we answered all of your questions but if not, please don’t hesitate to reach out to ... [More]

Donate Your Skills To 107!!

Thu, Dec 3 12:01pm

You know the phrase "it takes a village." Well, unfortunately, in these past 9 months, our PS 107 village has been locked up in their homes, denying us the ability to get to know each other.  Through  ... [More]

UFT Sponsored Saturday Classes + IncludeNYC Resources

Wed, Dec 2 6:04pm

Sign up your child for Saturday classes! Dear Caregiver, Together, the UFT and the educators we represent support New York City public school students as they learn, grow and achieve. In response to t ... [More]

Report Card Grades

Wed, Dec 2 3:48pm

Dear PS107 Families, This afternoon your child's report card or narrative report was emailed to you in preparation for your Parent-Teacher Conference tomorrow. A combination of numeric grades and/or c ... [More]

Zoom Links for Info Meetings Tomorrow

Wed, Dec 2 3:15pm

Dear PS107 Families, Rinah and I are hosting two Parent Information Meetings tomorrow, Thursday December 3rd, where we'll share details about the Mayor's school re-opening plan and how it will impact ... [More]

Cluster Class Schedules

Tue, Dec 1 2:40pm

Dear PS107 Families, When we are in full remote instruction it is necessary for our cluster class schedules to be modified. With the A & B cohorts combined into one group, it would be disruptive to cl ... [More]

GIVING TUESDAY: HOW TO SUPPORT OUR SISTER SCHOOL AND NEIGHBORS IN SUNSET PARK

Tue, Dec 1 1:14pm

On this Giving Tuesday, we want to offer some easy ways to donate time and money in support of our sister school, P.S. 169, and our neighbors in Sunset Park. 1. South Brooklyn Mutual Aid is leading a ... [More]

Support PS 107 today on Giving Tuesday!

Tue, Dec 1 9:35am

Today is Giving Tuesday. It is a time to support organizations that are important to each of us, like your child’s school. We hope you will give to PS 107 now.   Join other PS 107 parents and supporte ... [More]

Parent Information Meetings about Reopening

Mon, Nov 30 12:59pm

Dear PS107 Families, Many of you have expressed concerns or have had questions about the Mayor's announcement regarding school reopening next Monday December 7th. We expect more clarity will be forthc ... [More]

Support PS 107 on Giving Tuesday

Mon, Nov 30 9:41am

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday, and we hope you’ll make a gift to PS 107’s Annual Fund.  Across the country, people like you will give back to start the holiday season and show what really matters to them ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 30th- December (yes, DECEMBER) 6th

Sun, Nov 29 10:01pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                thur  3rd   HALF DAY (Remote School ends at 11 am)                     Parent Teacher Conferences                  NO AFTERSCH ... [More]

In-Person Learning Resumes 12/7

Sun, Nov 29 6:48pm

Dear PS107 Families, You have no doubt already heard that in-person learning will resume again next Monday December 7th.  A letter from the Chancellor with this information is attached to this email. ... [More]

Letter from Superintendent Skop + Helpful Resources

Wed, Nov 25 5:05pm

 Hello Families,   Please see the attached Thanksgiving letter from District 15 Superintendent, Anita Skop.   Also, see below for some resources to support you during this challenging time:   NYC DOE ... [More]

FOOD DELIVERY PACKERS AND DRIVERS NEEDED THIS SATURDAY

Wed, Nov 25 1:51pm

Hi Everyone,   We hope everyone has a peaceful Thanksgiving weekend.   If anyone has a car and would like to help South Brooklyn Mutual Aid make their weekly food deliveries to residents in Sunset Par ... [More]

With Thanks

Wed, Nov 25 9:45am

Dear PS107 Families, On this Thanksgiving eve, in a year that has posed so many unimaginable challenges to every one of us, ironically, it seems easier to find so many things to be grateful for. For m ... [More]

Benefit Wine Tasting For Afterschool!!

Tue, Nov 24 11:06am

Please join us in a fun night of wine tasting on Friday, December 4, 2020 at 8pm!   Sommelier (and awesome PS107 parent) Kyle Eberle will walk us through three hand-selected wines from Slope Cellars. ... [More]

In-Person Learning, Parent Teacher Conferences & Report Cards

Mon, Nov 23 1:05pm

Dear PS107 Families, Notifications with classroom and cohort assignments were sent out today via Operoo to families who have made requests to return for blended learning.  Unfortunately, we don't have ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 23rd- 29th

Mon, Nov 23 12:46am

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  23rd    Middle School Parent Pane thu    26th    NO SCHOOL fri    27th    NO SCHOOL  ____________________________________ ... [More]

PTA Meeting Is Starting NOW!

Thu, Nov 19 6:32pm

  Join Zoom Meeting https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/82287219589?pwd=OTlMUGhWTlJZOFVsYkR3Ny9lSFJqUT09   Meeting ID: 822 8721 9589 Passcode: 755884

PTA Meeting Zoom Link and Agenda For TONIGHT @ 6:30

Thu, Nov 19 10:17am

Remember if you have any questions you want answered, please: post them here. _________________________________________________________ PS 107 PTA Meeting Agenda (11.19.20) Welcome Principal Updates B ... [More]

School Is Closed. But Afterschool Isn't!

Thu, Nov 19 8:01am

Bummed that school has gone all remote?!?   Join your friends at Afterschool!!! As a completely separate not-for-profit, Park Slope Afterschool Center will stay open, despite the DOE closure. We remai ... [More]

Glasses Left Behind or a Special Lovey?

Wed, Nov 18 6:28pm

Hello friends,   If your children left behind a pair of eye glasses or a lovey, a special book or something else you really need, please let me know and we will retrieve it for you.   Please email me ... [More]

NYC Public Schools Closed

Wed, Nov 18 2:51pm

Dear PS107 Families, I'm sorry to share that the 3% threshold for the 7-day average infection rate was reached today leading to the closure of all NYC public schools.  Schools will remain closed until ... [More]

Our Afterschool Program Needs Your Help!

Wed, Nov 18 9:47am

  Dear PS107 Families, We need your help. The PS107 Afterschool Program has long been a source of high-quality care and activities for our children at an affordable price. While many programs like our ... [More]

Harvest Day (In A Bag!)

Mon, Nov 16 3:42pm

PS 107 Families, Since we can’t hold Harvest Day as we have in the past, we wanted to have this fun event live on in some way. Hence, we have put together Harvest Day (in a bag!) On Tuesday(tomorrow) ... [More]

Preparations for All-Remote Instruction

Mon, Nov 16 12:52pm

Dear PS107 Families, Last Friday, after an announcement that the 7-day average infection rate had quickly climbed to 2.83%, we began to prepare for all-remote instruction.  Luckily, the infection rate ... [More]

New Afterschool Pilot Pick-Up Program and Track Classes!!

Mon, Nov 16 11:56am

If you haven’t joined Afterschool yet, perhaps these new developments will win you over!! We have space in many of our excellent, currently running programs. Please join us!! Bridge to Afterschool for ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 16th- 22nd

Sun, Nov 15 10:17pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  16th  Group A tue    17th Group A             Middle School Parent Panel wed   18th Group B thu    19th  Group A         ... [More]

Books & Winter Clothing Drive, Plus Drivers Needed

Fri, Nov 13 3:47pm

South Brooklyn Mutual Aid is a key partner in our support for PS 169.    They have a great operation going during these hard times. If you're looking to donate items or can pack and drive grocery deli ... [More]

REMOTE SCHOOL READINESS

Fri, Nov 13 12:24pm

Hello Families,   We want to make sure that every PS 107 student has a working device in the event that NYC schools move to full remote.    If you need a device for your student you must fill out the ... [More]

The Schlep is Over!  New Afterschool Pilot Pick-Up Program and Track Classes!!

Fri, Nov 13 10:48am

  If you haven’t joined Afterschool yet, perhaps these new developments will win you over!! We have space in many of our excellent, currently running programs. Please join us!!   Bridge to Afterschool ... [More]

Mark Your Calendars: PTA Meeting NEXT THURSDAY

Fri, Nov 13 10:36am

More information to follow.

Random Testing Next Week

Fri, Nov 13 9:36am

Dear PS107 Families, As part of New York City’s ongoing effort to stop the spread of COVID-19, and ensure the health and safety of our community, COVID-19 testing of staff and students will be conduct ... [More]

community service announcement - how to sign into zoom

Thu, Nov 12 9:17am

Dear PS107 school community,   It has come to the attention of some of the teachers, myself included, that some of your children have had difficulties signing into regularly scheduled zoom meetings.  ... [More]

Kids Bored? Try Some FREE Afterschool Classes This Afternoon!

Wed, Nov 11 10:53am

Seeing This? Then Do This!!!!! ________________________________________________- 1:30-2:30 pm: Raise the Bar (Grades 3-5) VIRTUAL HIP HOP SONGWRITING, RAPPING, SINGING, RECORDING, AND PERFORMANCE CLAS ... [More]

FREE Afterschool Classes On Veteran's Day!!!

Tue, Nov 10 8:58am

Looking for something fun to do on Veterans Day?  Try out an Afterschool class for free!   1:30-2:30 pm: Raise the Bar (Grades 3-5) VIRTUAL HIP HOP SONGWRITING, RAPPING, SINGING, RECORDING, AND PERFOR ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 9th- 15th

Sun, Nov 8 10:37pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  9th  Group B tue     10th Group A wed   11th  NO SCHOOL (Veteran's Day) thu    12th  Group A fri      13th  Group B  ____ ... [More]

Parent Teacher Conferences & Report Cards

Thu, Nov 5 1:58pm

Dear PS107 Families, To provide us with more time to get to know and assess your children in hybrid and remote learning, we have moved our Parent- Teacher Conferences from November to early December.  ... [More]

REMINDER: Tomorrow and Friday are School Spirit Days!!!

Wed, Nov 4 9:48pm

Starting this month, the first Thursday and Friday of the month will be: PS 107 Spirit Days.   Whether you're in school or remote, wear PS 107 t-shirts, blue and gold or anything that shows your schoo ... [More]

Holiday Fundraiser To Support PS 107 Afterschool!!

Mon, Nov 2 11:37am

Hello, PS107 families.  OK, it's November, so it is officially safe for us to be promoting the upcoming holidays!!   That said, The Park Slope Afterschool Center at PS107 is raising funds to keep our ... [More]

The Week Ahead: November 2nd- 8th

Sun, Nov 1 10:15pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  2nd  Group A tue     3rd  FULL REMOTE ALL STUDENTS (Election Day) wed   4th  Group B thu    5th  Group A fri      6th  Gr ... [More]

Reality is...GEAR SALE ENDS THIS WEEKEND!!!

Fri, Oct 30 11:49am

Only 2 DAYS LEFT for the PS 107 Fall Gear Sale!    Sale ends November 1st. All orders will be delivered to your home early December. Just in time for the holidays!    Proceeds from the sale benefit th ... [More]

Halloween Safety and NYCDOE 2020 Family Guide

Thu, Oct 29 11:15am

Hello everyone,   Please read the attached documents which include:   Halloween safety letter from NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene NYC DOE 2020 Family Guide   Let me know if you have any que ... [More]

Election Day, Tuesday 11/3

Thu, Oct 29 10:43am

Dear PS107 Families, Next Tuesday on Election Day the school building will be closed. All instruction will be remote.  Synchronous instruction with classroom and cluster teachers will take place betwe ... [More]

Blended Learning Opt-In Window

Tue, Oct 27 1:26pm

Dear PS107 Families, As you may already know, the DOE announced yesterday its plans to provide only one more opt-in period for blended learning this year instead of the quarterly opt-in cycles they ha ... [More]

Blended Learning, Cycle 2: Informal Survey

Mon, Oct 26 8:56am

Dear PS107 Families, Our Superintendent's office notified us that the DOE has pushed back the date for the Learning Preference Survey.  The window to indicate if you want your child to return for in-p ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 26th- November 1st

Mon, Oct 26 12:18am

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  26th  Group B tue     27th  Group A wed   28th  Group B thu    29th  Group A fri      30th  Group B _____________________ ... [More]

Park Slope Community Walk & Talk TOMORROW!

Fri, Oct 23 10:58am

ONE WEEK LEFT for Gear Sale!

Fri, Oct 23 10:49am

Only a week left for the PS 107 Fall Gear Sale!  Sale ends November 1st. All orders will be delivered to your home early December. Just in time for the holidays! Proceeds from the sale benefit the PS ... [More]

Random Testing Information

Fri, Oct 23 9:13am

Friday October 23rd 2020 Dear PS107 Families, As part of New York City’s ongoing effort to stop the spread of COVID-19, and ensure the health and safety of our community, COVID-19 testing of staff and ... [More]

PTA Meeting is Happening NOW

Thu, Oct 22 6:36pm

  https://nycdoe.zoom.us/j/84266399801?pwd=ZUNkVGFQQ0R1RmNLMkVJVjUyRkN5QT09

Follow Up: Tips and Strategies To Support Remote Learning Workshop

Thu, Oct 22 5:58pm

Hello Everybody,   Thanks so much for coming to my workshop today. For those who couldn't make it the presentation is attached.  You can always contact me at SGreen@ps107.org   Best, Sarah  

How to Donate your P-EBT Funds

Thu, Oct 22 3:09pm

 1. Do not give away or destroy your card It cannot be used by another person. It acts as a debit card (rather than single use gift card), and additional funds may be distributed to it later in the ye ... [More]

PTA Meeting Zoom Link and Agenda For TONIGHT @ 6:30

Thu, Oct 22 2:43pm

Remember if you have any questions you want answered, please: post them here. _________________________________________________________- PS 107 PTA Meeting Agenda 10.22.20 Principal Update Parent Coor ... [More]

Physical Education 2020-2021: A Letter From Ms Diane

Tue, Oct 20 12:24pm

Hello PS 107 Families, I hope you are all doing well, staying safe and healthy!   This year, I will be seeing students for live lessons through zoom meetings.  Each month, we will focus on a different ... [More]

Take a Class, Tell a Friend… Keep Afterschool Strong!

Mon, Oct 19 10:09pm

For nearly two decades Park Slope Afterschool Center has enjoyed providing high quality childcare and amazing specialty programs to the PS107 family.  We have been so happy to find a way to keep doing ... [More]

Updated Important Information

Mon, Oct 19 9:22pm

Dear PS107 Community,   The health and safety of our students and staff and everyone in the DOE family across the city, is our top priority. We are committed to ensuring you have the information you n ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 19th- 25th

Sun, Oct 18 10:27pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon  19th  Group A tue     20th  Group A         Principally Speaking (3rd, 4th & 5th Grades) wed   21st  Group B thu    22nd ... [More]

IMPORTANT: Please Read

Sun, Oct 18 4:01pm

Dear PS107 Community,   The health and safety of our students and staff and everyone in the DOE family across the city, is our top priority. We are committed to ensuring you have the information you n ... [More]

Tips and Strategies to Support Remote Learning

Fri, Oct 16 9:57pm

Hello Everybody,   Come join me for a conversation on Thursday 10/22 via Zoom  where I will be sharing some strategies and tips to support remote learning. I'd love to hear your ideas as well.  A zoom ... [More]

October Letter with Important Information

Fri, Oct 16 1:22pm

Dear PS107 Families, Happy October and Welcome Back to School! We are delighted to have our kids back in the building, at least some of them anyway.  It has been a joy listening to their voices and la ... [More]

Re-Sending October Letter

Fri, Oct 16 12:50pm

Dear PS107 Families, I just learned today that for some weird reason most of you never got my October letter which was sent last week.  I'm so sorry about that. I am re-sending it now.   Sincerely, Eve

Letter from D15 Superintendent, Anita Skop

Fri, Oct 16 9:11am

October 15, 2020 Dear District 15 Community: It is hard to believe that the world has changed so much in the past year. One year ago, COVID was an emerging crisis that still had not influenced the liv ... [More]

OK, Maybe Just One Thing

Thu, Oct 15 1:51pm

It seems 14th Street will not be open tomorrow*  So no volunteers are needed.   *Lunch PALS 2.0 is a work in progress as we deal with the city,  our neighbors, the street cleaners, and the weather for ... [More]

Two Big Things!

Thu, Oct 15 1:34pm

1. We need a few 14th Street volunteers for tomorrow!  And plenty for next week!!!  Sign up here!!!!!   2. The October PTA Meeting is  next Thursday at 6:30 pm! Like last meeting we will be taking que ... [More]

PS 107 Fall Gear Sale Is ON!!!

Wed, Oct 14 12:22pm

Prime Day, Shmime Day... Your gear is here! Ordering is now open for the PS 107 Fall Gear Sale!  All new designs! Face masks and gaiters! A freakin' Teddy Bear! Sale ends November 1st. All orders will ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 13th- 18th

Tue, Oct 13 9:49am

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                tue     13th  Group A wed   14th Group B         Principally Speaking (Pre-K, K, 1st & 2nd Grades) thu    15th  Group A fri   ... [More]

Introducing The Afterschool Virtual Game Room!!!

Fri, Oct 9 9:15am

WHAT.... THERE ARE STILL SPOTS IN THE MOST POPULAR AFTERSCHOOL CLASSES?!?

Wed, Oct 7 3:42pm

I know kitten, but it’s true! Whether you're a blended or remote learner (yes, even if you're 100% remote, you're welcome to attend Afterschool!) there are still spots in our fabulously in-person and ... [More]

Hello from Sarah Green

Tue, Oct 6 10:38pm

Hello Everybody, For those of you who don't me I am Sarah the school counselor.   I have just created a counseling google classroom. This is open to anyone who wants to join at anytime. This is a plac ... [More]

Fun Activities For Latin Heritage Month!

Tue, Oct 6 9:33am

  Dear PS 107 families, Welcome to the unusual, but still great, 2020 school year! As you may know, September 15th to October 15th is Latin Heritage month and the Diversity Committee would like to hel ... [More]

Everyday Ways To Donate To PS 107

Mon, Oct 5 11:30am

Did you know you can donate to PS 107 while getting stuff? I mean, how is that even legal? Check these out: Box Tops For Education: Collecting box tops ain't what it used to be. These days, all you ha ... [More]

The Week Ahead: October 5th- 11th

Mon, Oct 5 10:59am

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon   5th  Group B tue     6th  Group A wed   7th Group B thu    8th  Group A fri       9th  Group B _________________________ ... [More]

What’s the Annual Fund, and why should I give?

Fri, Oct 2 9:31am

  Here’s the 411 on the Annual Fund and why it’s a big deal for our kids!   Who gives to the Annual Fund? We all do. PS 107 parents and grandparents are the most common donors. We hope every family wi ... [More]

Do I Have What It Takes To Be A Class Parent?: A Quiz

Thu, Oct 1 10:01am

Do I Have What It Takes To Be A Class Parent? A Quiz   1. Do you know how to send/receive emails?  Yes   No If you answered "Yes" to Question 1...  Congratulations! You can be a Class Parent! And luck ... [More]

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

Tue, Sep 29 4:29pm

As you think about how best to support PS 107, please consider whether a monthly, recurring gift to the Annual Fund is right for your family. Some people find that a recurring gift works best in their ... [More]

Afterschool Is Almost Here!!!!

Tue, Sep 29 1:09pm

Good Afternoon Families! Afterschool is almost here!  Just two days away!    Missed the First Round of our Lottery? 1. Visit our website at psafterschool.org to learn about our program and see importa ... [More]

Reminders for this Week - PLEASE READ!!

Mon, Sep 28 2:42pm

Daily Health Screening on Operoo is Required In order for your child to enter the building, you must: Take your child's temperature in the morning before school Respond to the questions sent to you vi ... [More]

The Week Ahead: September 28th- October 4th

Sun, Sep 27 11:02pm

Look Ahead: (see your Konstella calendar for more details)                mon   28st   NO SCHOOL (Yom Kippur) tue     29th  Group A wed   30th Group B thu    1st  Group A fri       2nd  Group B ______ ... [More]

This year’s different. Help make it good.

Fri, Sep 25 10:51am

This year’s different. With so much in flux, students, teachers and administrators need new kinds of support - and the flexibility to adapt to opportunities as they arise.  One important way that fami ... [More]

Zoom Link For TONIGHT'S PTA Meeting at 6:30 pm

Thu, Sep 24 4:27pm

Topic: PS 107 PTA Meeting/Election Time: Sep 24, 2020 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81412857827?pwd=TmQ2aE9ZaHRJeWRCa0tKYzlEWmdKUT09 Meeting ID: 814 ... [More]

Afterschool Registration Closes TONIGHT at 8 PM!

Thu, Sep 24 9:19am

Today is the last day to register for Fall Afterschool! Here's what you need to do: Check out our new website at psafterschool.org To register for classes now, go to our 6crickets Registration Page Se ... [More]

Agenda And Questionnaire Form for Thursday Night's PTA Meeting

Wed, Sep 23 3:38pm

Hi Everyone,  We look forward to seeing you at our first PTA meeting of the year tomorrow, Thursday 9/24 at 6:30pm. (Zoom link to follow tomorrow.) The main agenda item will be voting in the new board ... [More]

Annual Fund - please give today!

Wed, Sep 23 1:16pm

With the school year underway, we’d like to ask that your family make a commitment to PS 107’s Annual Fund to help make it the best year possible for our children and community.    Over the summer, yo ... [More]

Time Is Running Out To Sign Up For PS 107 Afterschool!!!

Wed, Sep 23 11:00am

  With a brand new website and registration system, we hope this year’s registration will be much easier to navigate. Due to the complexities of operating during the pandemic, please take a minute to ... [More]

AFTERSCHOOL REGISTRATION IS HAPPENING NOW! (CLOSES 8:00 PM 9/24)

Mon, Sep 21 10:30am

Don't Miss The Boat!  Welcome to Park Slope Afterschool Center’s Fall 2020 Registration! With a brand new website and registration system, we hope this year’s registration will be much easier to navig ... [More]

A few things

Fri, Sep 18 2:05pm

Dear PS107 Families, I am forwarding you the Chancellor's letter about the change for in-person learning next week.  Also please find our PS107 Internet Policy to review with your child before remote ... [More]

PS 107 Afterschool Registration Is Here!

Fri, Sep 18 12:45pm

Welcome to Park Slope Afterschool Center’s Fall 2020 Registration!   With a brand new website and registration system, we hope this year’s registration will be much easier to navigate. Due to the comp ... [More]

Tech Information for Remote Learning

Thu, Sep 17 5:16pm

Hello Families,   If you are having trouble getting into your google classroom please take the following steps:   1.  Make sure you have your NYC Student Account set up.    If you do not > send an ema ... [More]

Delayed Start for In-Person Instruction

Thu, Sep 17 11:51am

Dear PS107 Families, Mayor De Blasio just announced that there will be a delayed start for in-person learning for all K-5 students.  In-person learning for students in Cohort A will begin on Tuesday 9 ... [More]

Notice of PS 107 PTA Meeting Thursday 9/24 at 6:30pm (Zoom link and agenda to follow)

Wed, Sep 16 12:02pm

  The main purpose of the meeting is to vote on the executive board members. The slate is as follows:   President: Jennifer Jerutis  VP of Development : Elizabeth de Velasco  Co-Treasurer: Anna Zhurav ... [More]

Login issues

Tue, Sep 15 10:39pm

Hello Families! For those of you having issues logging in with your new @nycstudents.net accounts despite following the instructions rest assured it’s not you. The DOE server is having issues! Also, o ... [More]

Important Update for Families From Chancellor Richard Carranza

Tue, Sep 15 10:07am

September 14, 2020 Dear Families, Even in the face of so much change, September is still the most exciting time of year. There’s a back-to-school energy in the air as all over the city, educators, stu ... [More]

Mark Your Calendars For Afterschool Registration!

Mon, Sep 14 9:15pm

WHAT...THERE'S MORE?!?   THIS WEEK AFTERSCHOOL WILL LAUNCH A BRAND NEW WEBSITE & REGISTRATION PORTAL...   MARK YOUR CALENDARS! AFTERSCHOOL REGISTRATION BEGINS SATURDAY, SEPT. 19TH!    

Parent Meeting for Children Who Receive Special Education Services

Mon, Sep 14 4:51pm

Dear PS107 Families, Please join us tomorrow morning at 9am for an overview of Special Education services in the 2020-21 school year.  The link to join is below. Sincerely, Eve   Join Zoom Meeting htt ... [More]

The Quickest Way To Find Out Who Is In Your Child's Class!

Mon, Sep 14 1:42pm

Hello PS 107 Parents! By now you should have received your classroom assignments via Operoo, but you're dying to know who else is in your learning group. Well, there's an easy way to find out: Join yo ... [More]

Did you order gear last year?

Thu, Sep 10 6:11pm

  If you ordered gear last spring and have not picked it up please contact Alyson at alysonlanzer@aol.com or Sheri at sheris216@aol.com to arrange for pick up. All remaining gear has to be distributed ... [More]

KEEP YOUR EYES PEELED... AFTERSCHOOL IS COMING!

Thu, Sep 10 6:07pm

    As a reminder... Registration starts a week from Saturday. Please see attachment for most recent communication regarding Afterschool.  

Information for 100% Remote Families

Thu, Sep 10 10:54am

Hello Families of 100% Remote Students,   We know you are eager to obtain information about remote school days for your children.     The DOE has set aside Wednesday - Friday, September 16, 17 + 18 as ... [More]

Getting Ready for School

Wed, Sep 9 6:06pm

Dear PS107 Families, I hope this email finds you well. Our teaching, office and custodial staff are working tirelessly to get ready for our reopening. There is still much to be done but we are getting ... [More]

MEETINGS, MEDICAL FORMS + SCHOOL CALENDAR

Wed, Sep 9 3:46pm

Hello Families,   We are getting closer to the start of school. Below are some PS 107, district and citywide meetings to add to your calendar plus the links or attachments to required school forms and ... [More]

PS 107 Afterschool Information For The Start Of The School Year

Mon, Sep 7 5:28pm

Hello Afterschool Families!   We have worked hard all summer to pull everything together for our fall programming, which has been a challenge due to the changing information from the DOE and New York ... [More]

More About Re-Opening (9/1/20)

Tue, Sep 1 8:36pm

September 1st 2020 Dear PS107 Families, I hope this letter finds you well in these difficult times, and enjoying the last glorious days of summer. As you may already know, Mayor De Blasio announced th ... [More]

[ARCHIVED from Thursday, Aug 13] Blended Learning Model for Fall 2020

Tue, Sep 1 4:14pm

Dear PS107 Families, I hope you are finding time to enjoy your summer given the extraordinary times in which we find ourselves. We learned from Governor Cuomo last week that city schools are expected ... [More]

IMPORTANT - TECHNOLOGY TO BE USED THIS SCHOOL YEAR NEEDS TO BE SET UP NOW

Tue, Sep 1 4:09pm

Hello Families, More this year than ever before we need all families to be fully set up with all of the technology that PS 107 and the NYC DOE will be utilizing so please read all instructions careful ... [More]

School Supplies

Tue, Sep 1 11:17am

INFORMATION ABOUT SCHOOL SUPPLIES - EduKit   If you purchased a school supplies box please wait to receive instructions on what to do with it from your child's classroom teacher once school begins. Do ... [More]

Thank you! Creation of DOE Student Accounts

Tue, Sep 1 9:18am

Hello all!   Thank you for your quick response to my Konstella.  My apologies for not realizing that our amazing Ms. Pamela had already added our newest PS 107 families and I didn't explain that part ... [More]

Due today! 8/31

Mon, Aug 31 10:37am

Hello, 107 Families, Hope all is well.   I need the following information ASAP, please.   If you have NOT already done so, please email marybeth@ps107.org with the following information. Student Name ... [More]

Funding For Cleaning & Disinfecting Supplies

Fri, Aug 28 9:21am

Dear PS 107 Family, In order to help make our school a safe place this year for students to learn and staff to work, the PTA has made a bulk purchase of supplies for the classrooms including cleaning ... [More]

About Reopening

Tue, Aug 25 5:38pm

Dear PS107 Parents, The reopening of New York City schools is scheduled for just over two weeks away, Thursday September 10th. Today you will receive your child’s cohort-group assignment if your child ... [More]