Picture Day is Coming! October 18th


Picture Day will be here before you know it and there are some new features that Irvin Simon Photographers this year.

  • Every student will have their picture taken on OCTOBER 18, 2019.
  • Each student will receive a personal online code about 4 weeks later.
  • Parents may go online to irvinsimon.com and choose which picture and background they like best of their child.
  • Once you have created your masterpiece, you may place your order online and pay online directly to Irvin Simon. Do not send any money to school. Parents may also call Irvin Simon to place an order on the phone at 1-800-540-4701.
  • Pictures will be delivered directly to your shipping address within 2 weeks from the order date.
  • Not happy with the photos? Picture retakes will be on December 5, 2019.

We look forward to a wonderful picture day and hope that some of you might be able to help out. If you’d like to volunteer for the morning, afternoon, or full day, please let us know here! 

September PA Meeting Notes & SLT Election Results


From left: Richard Nunez Lawrence, Jennyfer Rosero (alternate), Whitney Thomas (alternate), Bae Chu, and Omatali Beckett

Thank you to all the parents and guardians who attended the PA General Meeting this past Wednesday! It was great to reconnect with the returning families, and wonderful to meet to see so many new faces. We are excited that so many parents are eager to be involved in the success of our children, and we look forward to working with you in service to our school community this coming year!

For those who were unable to attend, you can find the meeting minutes here.

The PA has elected this year’s School Leadership Team. (Read about what SLT is here.) Please join us in welcoming Richard Nunez Lawrence, Bae Chu, Omatali Beckett, Whitney Thomas and Jennyfer Rosero who will begin their two year term starting Monday.

Please note that our next meeting will be held on Thursday, October 17th so mark your calendars!

Join the SLT!

PS99SLTParents and Guardians: Thinking about how you can participate and engage in the progress of our school? Run for an SLT position! The SLT meets on the third Monday of every month to help develop goals and strategies for improving performance of the school. This paid position is a two-year commitment that helps guide in the decision-making process, allowing our students to excel. Join us at the General Meeting on the 18th, and nominate yourself!

Meet the Teacher Conferences: Tuesday, Sept 10

MTTCThe school will be hosting Meet the Teacher Conferences on Tuesday, September 10th.  This is a general information session to learn about this year’s curriculum. You will be directed to your child’s classroom, where the teacher will give you a summary of what to expect for the school year.

At this time you will not have the opportunity to meet individually with your child’s teacher. (Individual meets will happen at Parent Teacher Conferences in November.)

We encourage you not to bring young children to this event.

Session 1
4:30pm – 5:30pm

Session 2 
6:00pm – 7:00pm

Please choose ONLY ONE session to attend.