The Roosevelt Island School
645 Main Street, New York, NY 10044
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Weekly Update from the P.S./I.S. 217 (Roosevelt Island School) PTA
Dear PS/IS 217 Parents and Teachers!
Thank you for everyone who helped our kids to have a really good time and celebrate Halloween! We are grateful to the people who volunteered for the Halloween Parties, donated various food and craft items, helped to decorate the room and many others.
Thank you for all the parents and kids who came to the parties for supporting PTA and our school!
NOVEMBER, 1st - DEADLINE FOR OCTOBER BOXTOPS COLLECTION
Please Note that the deadline for October BOXTOPS submission has been moved to November, 1st
Students can turn BOX TOPS in to their teachers by:
1) putting their Box Tops into a Zip-Loc bag (be sure it is sealed so they all stay together!) - PRINT the students name in Permanent Marker on the outside of the bag
2) gluing or taping their Box Tops to a Collection Sheet that you can get print fromhttp://www.boxtops4education.com/Image.aspx?Id=6292&WT.ac=FMA_PCollSheets
PS 217 is now accepting Tyson Project A+ box tops! Please check Tyson brand products in your frozen food section for these labels. Clip the label from your products and submit them with your Box Tops for Education.Remember! Please carefully cut out the Box Top coupon from the product! Be sure to cut along the dotted line, and keep ALL words on the Box Top. They will not count any Box Tops that don't contain all information on the coupon.
PTA MEETING AND PRINCIPAL CHAT Thursday, November 3rd
EMERGENCY PTA MEETING at 8:40 am
PTA Officers Vote
SLT Members Vote
Principal Chat at 9:00 am
LEARNING LEADERS TRAINING
GIVE A LITTLE. MAKE A DIFFERENCE. BECOME A LEANING LEADER
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at PS/IS 217M with the Learning Leaders Program, the training program will be conducted by Bell Wells, Program Coordinator for Learning Leaders, and will be held at the Learning Leaders Headquarters, which is located 80 Maiden Lane, 9th floor, New York, NY 10038
Beginning in January, counselors will also be accessible via text messaging and online chat.
The hotline is part of an anti-bullying campaign called “BRAVE,” which stands for “Building respect, acceptance and voice through education.”
HAVE A GREAT WEEK!
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