Weekly Newsletter

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM SCHOOL FOODS

As you may know, NYC has Free School Lunch for All in our Public Schools. As a result, it is no longer necessary for families to maintain a MySchoolBucks lunch money account for their students and we will be refunding all families with remaining balances. If you have a remaining balance for your student’s MySchoolBucks account, the DOE will refund you. A check will be mailed to the parent or guardian at the home address on file for the student. Please contact the main office by December 15, 2017 if your address changed since you last registered to make sure it is correct (changing on the Blue Card does not change the address in the DOE system). If you have any questions, please send an email to: SFLunchRefunds@schools.nyc.gov.


COMING UP

Dec 11 - School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting, 4:30 pm
Dec 13 - PTA Diversity Committee Meeting, 8-9 am
Dec 14 - PTA Executive Board Meeting at Founders, 6:30 pm
Dec 18 - PTA General Meeting, 8:30 am
Dec 19 - 2nd - 5th Grade Armory Visit - Sign up
Dec 20 - Tour for Prospective Parents, 9:30 am, RSVP
Dec 25 - Jan 1 - Winter Break - School is Closed
Jan 2 - Back to School
Jan 5 - Family Friday, 8:35 - 9:15 am

Look ahead to all events on our school calendar here.
 

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PS 154 PTA DIVERSITY COMMITTEE MEETING

DEC 13, 8-9 am at PS 154

Meet PTA Diversity Committee Chairs Abby Palanca and Shannon Tam and discuss PTA Diversity Committee goals, and start planning a winter event. Contact Abby or Shannon at PTA_Info@ps154.org with any questions. Please note that PS 154 schoolchildren can be dropped off as early as 7:45am in the cafeteria.


KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

All New York City residents with children born in 2013 can apply now to kindergarten until January 12, 2018 one of three ways below (PS 154 does not handle initial registration.). Info here.


FREE MONEY FOR PS 154

ALL YEAR LONG

Need a Christmas Tree? Planning to buy presents for your family and friends? Please do your regular holiday shopping and give PS 154 a bonus by using our links and our name when you buy your stuff. Check out the MANY ways you can help PS 154 during this holiday shopping season.

 

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GENERATIONS CAMPAIGN

This campaign aims to share all the incredible PTA funded programs that our children benefit from with your family. We do this by collecting names of grandparents, godparents, aunts, uncles and special friends to whom we make a one-time annual fund appeal. Please give us contact information!

 

FREE AROUND TOWN
 

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CITY OF SCIENCE

SUN, DEC 10, 10 AM - 4 PM

Park Slope Armory YMCA, 361 15th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215

CITY OF SCIENCE is Back! Once again, please join the World Science Festival and Con Edison to explore this FREE buzzing metropolis of larger-than-life interactive installations and hands-on activities. CITY OF SCIENCE is a fantastic opportunity to demonstrate the power of STEM through exposure to hands-on science that sticks with kids. Check out the FLYER.