6th Grade & 2nd Grade Dues at Parent-Teacher Conferences

6thGrade

Dear 6th Grade Parents/Guardians:

Each year the Parents’ Association organizes the sixth grade year-end activities, and collects class dues that help cover the associated costs.

The class dues are $65 per student. The money helps to cover the following:

  • yearbook
  • custom t-shirt
  • sixth grade prom
  • class picnic

The PA will be collecting the dues during the Parent-Teacher Conferences on November 14th. Please plan on submitting your dues at the conferences.

Cash or money order is accepted. If writing out a money order, please make it payable to PS99 Parents’ Association. Please include your child’s name and class on the money order.

You will receive future notices on yearbook photo and statement submissions, as well as volunteer opportunities in the coming months!

 

2ndGrade

This is an exciting year for our 2nd grade students! Next year they will move to the Main Building to join the “big kids.” In celebration of this milestone, the Parents’ Association will be organizing a Moving Up Ceremony to be announced at a later date.

The PA will collect 2nd grade dues to help cover the costs associated with the ceremony.

The class dues are $25 per student. The money helps cover the following:

  • Moving Up Ceremony Breakfast
  • t-shirt
  • special gift

The PA will be collecting the dues during the Parent-Teacher Conferences on November 14th. Please plan on submitting your dues at the conferences.

Cash or money order is accepted. If writing out a money order, please make it payable to PS99 Parents’ Association. Please include your child’s name and class on the money order.

You will receive future notices on related activities, as well as volunteer opportunities in the coming months!

Parent-Teacher Conference Bake Sale – November 14

Bake Sale

Hey parents! The PA will be hosting a bake sale during Parent-Teacher Conference hours on Thursday, November 14th. Stingray t-shirts will also be available for sale. Fliers containing more information will be distributed by the school shortly.

In the meantime, we’d love to line up some volunteers to help set up, sell, and clean up during the event. If you have a couple of hours available and would like to help, please go to our volunteer sign up page and let us know! Volunteering is a great way to interact with the other parents and families while helping the PA raise money for school-related activities for the kids! Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, October 29: Title 1 Meeting & Parent Workshop

The school is hosting a meeting and a parent workshop this coming Tuesday, October 29th:Title1P.S. 99 is a Title 1 school this year. Thank you to all who have filled out the income surveys!

In order to receive funds, a parent committee must be formed to decide how to best make use of the money that has been granted to the school.

Please join us at this meeting to learn about:

  • Title 1 funding
  • how the Title 1 program supports our school
  • the budget that is set aside for parent and family engagement
  • how the parent committee plays a role in the funding

The school will be holding elections for Parent Representatives. Please consider participating to make your voice count!

TIME: 8:45AM
LOCATION: MAIN BUILDING LIBRARY

 

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THIS MONTH: HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES
Presented by Ms. Teresi and Ms. Maier-Hopkins

TIME: 10:00-11:00am
LOCATION: MAIN BUILDING LIBRARY

Refreshments will be served in both the meeting and the workshop. Please join us!

 

 

 

Next PA General Meeting: Thursday, Oct 17

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PS 99 Guidance Counselor Mr. Reid will be on hand to talk about District 28 middle schools, and will answer your questions regarding the middle school application process.

Please let us know if you need a translator.
Envíenos por correo electrónico por favor si usted quisiera la traducción en la reunión.

 

6thGrade

6th grade parents: We will also be meeting to form 6th grade committees to organize all graduation- related activities. Please join us and sign up for one of the organizing committees: prom, picnic, yearbook, graduation. 6th grade graduation success depends on your participation!

Picture Day is Coming! October 18th

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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!