ICS Pajama Movie Night- Showing Captain Underpants and Incredibles 2! Tickets go on sale online on October 26th!

Tue, Oct 23 10:12am

Hi ICS!   Pajama Movie Night is just around the corner and the votes are in! The Kindergarten and 1st grade selected "Captain Underpants" and the 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade picked "Incredibles 2"!   The d ... [More]

Pajama Movie Night- FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) on Ticket Sales - Tickets go on Sale on Thursday October 26th!

Tue, Oct 23 9:11am

Hi ICS,   Below is a listing of the most frequently asked questions about Pajama Movie Night.  Yes, it's long, but your question is probably on it, so please take a few minutes to read it:   How much ... [More]

Splat Lab and Anthropology Arts 11/26 PD day

Mon, Oct 15 1:44pm

A NEW PD DAY OPTION! Anthropology Arts/Splat Lab at Court Tree in Carroll Gardens.  REGISTER HERE: https://www.hisawyer.com/voices-advance/schedules/activity/camp/574038   During our camps youth will ... [More]

Picture Day Order Forms In your Child's Folders Today

Mon, Oct 15 10:17am

Hello! Picture Day order forms have been distributed to your child's teacher today. Please look in your child's folder to retrieve them.   For the Order Form: You can detach the envelope from the form ... [More]

Literacy committee meeting tomorrow

Thu, Oct 11 8:44am

Hello everyone! Just a friendly reminder we have our first literacy committee meeting tomorrow after drop off at Devocion at 275 Livingston St. it is right around the corner from the 9 Hannover locati ... [More]

ICS 2018-19 Neighborhood List! Final Posted!

Wed, Oct 10 8:27pm

Hi ICS!   Attached is the revised ICS Neighborhood List.   You may have to go on Konstella to open it.  FYI, I did not make any changes to the content.  So enjoy!   ICS FO Family Committee  

Created By Kids 10/19 PD Day Camp

Wed, Oct 10 9:47am

If you are looking for an option for the upcoming 10/19 PD day, Created By Kids (located at 592 Pacific St. near Atlantic Terminal) is offering a PD day program from 8-3:30pm. Register for the class h ... [More]

International Week Update

Tue, Oct 9 12:28am

Hello, families, ICS International Week will not be held this week.  We're postponing to early December to find a suitable venue for the festival and organize some wonderful activities. The Internatio ... [More]

Last Call for Neighborhood List Submissions! Deadline is 10/5/18 at 8pm!

Thu, Oct 4 9:30pm

Hi all,   Tomorrow is the last day for neighborhood list submissions! If you are interested please input your information before 8pm tomorrow night.   Thanks, ICS FO

ICS Happy Hour After Matthew Levy Town Hall!- October 11, 2018

Wed, Oct 3 11:39pm

Hi ICS,   Since we all had such a great time at happy hour after Back to School Night, why don't we do it again?  Please join your fellow ICSers at Circa Brewing located  at 141 Lawrence Street direct ... [More]

ICS Neighborhood List is Back! Signup Instructions below, signup to follow soon

Sun, Sep 30 7:37pm

Hi ICS,   It's that time again!  We are creating the ICS neighborhood list, which is a great resource for families to reach out for meet ups, playdates, or for the chance to meet other ICS families in ... [More]

Last Willoughby Block Party - Tomorrow!

Wed, Sep 26 3:06pm

Tomorrow is the last Willoughby Walks Block Party!!   A big shout out to the parents who helped put on temporary tattoos, made balloon animals, and helped face paint last week!!   Especially grandpa P ... [More]

First Yearbook/Historian Committee Meeting • 10/2 • Ava Brew

Tue, Sep 25 8:16pm

Our first meeting of the year will be Tuesday, October 2, after drop-off (8:10-ish) at Ava Brew on Willoughby. If you would like to join the committee and help in any way, major or minor., please come ... [More]

Want to be a Class Parent? Let your teacher know!

Tue, Sep 25 11:03am

Hi Everyone,   We are sure you will hear more about class parents at Back To School Night.  It's a fun way to get to know the children in your child's class and their parents.   Plus form a relationsh ... [More]

We need YOUR help!!!

Tue, Sep 25 9:20am

Hi Families, September is almost over and we need your help.     In order for ICS and the Family Organization to succeed (and our children to benefit) we need volunteers.     We have created this form ... [More]

Parents League Event: How to talk to kids about race with White Children

Tue, Sep 25 9:05am

If anyone is interested, this is run by Border Crossers which is an amazing organization that provides useful ways to have these important conversations with our children.     How to Talk About Race w ... [More]

Child Care Available for both Back To School Nights

Mon, Sep 24 8:59pm

URGENT -Parents! The ICS Family Committee has secured child care for this Tuesday and Wednesday Back-To-School Nights. This is being offered at Hanover Place Child Care, 15 Hanover Place between Fulto ... [More]

Willoughby Block Party Tomorrow!

Wed, Sep 19 5:28pm

Hi Everyone,   Tomorrow is the 2nd installment of "Willoughby Walks" - a block party put on by Downtown Brooklyn Partnership.   We will have a professional face painter as we did last week. Plus an "e ... [More]

Creative Kids Camp Day - Available this Friday for our PD day

Tue, Sep 18 9:21am

Hi Everyone,   If you still need to figure out something for your child to do this Friday during our PD day,  Creative Kids is offering a camp day specifically for our school.   Here's the link. (it's ... [More]

ICS Mascot!! (Submit Your Ideas)

Sat, Sep 15 10:42pm

Hi Everyone,   This year we will be choosing a mascot for ICS.  The goal is to help build community and encourage school spirit.   Please submit your ideas here.   Two entries will be chosen and the s ... [More]

Tomorrow (Thursday) Willoughby Walks

Wed, Sep 12 2:11pm

Hi Everyone,   Tomorrow is Willoughby Walks!!! Hope you can meet up with some friends and enjoy the free fun!!   The Family Organization has arranged for a face painter to be outside of 55 Willoughby ... [More]

Anthropology Class on Fridays/Extended Day

Mon, Sep 10 2:32pm

There are still spaces available for the Anthropology class on Friday as 9 Hanover.  Also, you can sign up for their extended program from 5:00- 6:00 without needing to be part of the earlier class.   ... [More]

After-School: Brooklyn Strategist (Mondays) 1 More Spot!!

Sun, Sep 9 9:57pm

Hello ICS Families,   We are thrilled to offer so many after-school programs this year and thank you all for taking part!    We want to call your attention to the Brooklyn Strategist/Mind Masters prog ... [More]

Back to School Night Happy Hours!

Sun, Sep 9 7:11pm

Hi ICS,   You are cordially invited to join your fellow parents for Happy Hour right after Back to School Night!  Please take advantage of the rare occasion that we are without kids to meet other ICSe ... [More]

Parents MUST inform Classroom Teachers if your child is enrolled in After-School.

Sun, Sep 9 6:00pm

Hi Everyone,   On site after-school starts tomorrow!!   We wanted to remind everyone that it is the parent's responsibility to inform your classroom teacher where your child is going after-school each ... [More]

After-School: Lego League - 4 Spots Left!! (Registration Extended)

Sat, Sep 8 11:11am

Attention 2nd -4th Graders!!!   Registration has been extended for Lego League and there are only 4 spots left!!  Mondays with Ms. Lipman and Ms. Johnson 4pm - 5pm 9 Hanover Place   Register today!!   ... [More]

Sign Up for After-School by Thursday Sept 6th

Tue, Sep 4 9:00pm

Hi Parents!!   Have you signed up for our amazing Teacher-Run After-School Classes yet?!?!  The deadline to sign up is Thursday, September 6th.   So far a couple classes are full and some only have a ... [More]

Family Volunteers for After School first 2 weeks only

Tue, Sep 4 6:42pm

We are looking for a few family volunteers to help support the after school programs and ensure the process runs smoothly the first two weeks beginning September 10th .  We need at least 2 parents at ... [More]

Want to be our Konstella Guru?

Mon, Sep 3 10:22pm

Hi Everyone,   We are looking for one or two parents to be our Konstella Gurus.     Your duty would include... 1. answering questions other parents have concerning Konstella....mainly how to join and ... [More]

Submit Your Concerns about Having a Nurse at 9 Hanover

Thu, Aug 30 1:12pm

Hi Everyone,   The ICS Family Organization shares the very real concerns about the lack of an on-site nurse at 9 Hanover. We are meeting with ICS staff shortly to discuss a better option than the curr ... [More]

After-School Sign Up Deadline (Sept 6)

Thu, Aug 30 5:55am

Hello families!     We hope that your children are settling in well.    After-school programming begins on Monday, September 10th. The registration deadline for after-school programming is Thursday, S ... [More]

ICS meetup- Running late

Sat, Aug 25 10:36am

Hi all, I’ll be there in 5!

ICS Families Website / Welcome Packet

Sat, Aug 25 9:39am

Hi Everyone,   I just updated the ICS Website with the correct teachers for this year.  We still need to take new photos of some of them.  If you were curious what your child should call your teacher, ... [More]

Kids Dying to Know Who is in Their Class! Register for the Class on Konstella and Find Out!

Fri, Aug 24 1:37pm

Hi ICS, If you register for your classroom here on Konstella you can find out the other students in your class. It’s always nice to know if you’re going to see a familiar face! Also, there is one last ... [More]

We've heard you!!!!!! 9 Hanover After School- 5:00 to 6:00 offerings

Fri, Aug 24 10:38am

Many families have expressed concern about the teacher led classes and other onsite programs ending at 5:00 pm and still need child care until 6:00.  We are excited to join together with our new build ... [More]

ICS MeetUp this Saturday at 10:30am! Now a chance to meet up with your official classmates!

Thu, Aug 23 8:52pm

Hi ICS!   Now that we have our class assignments, this Saturday would be a great opportunity for all our students to come out and meet their future classmates!  Please register your child for their ne ... [More]

Family Organization After School Program

Sat, Aug 18 8:56am

We cannot believe the summer is almost over but hope everyone had wonderful adventures to share amongst their friends on their return. By now, many of you have read Matthew Levey email about the after ... [More]