PS10 NEWSFLASH – DECEMBER 1ST, 2017

IMPORTANT DATES

December 1 – FAMILY YOGA FRIDAY! TONIGHT
December 13 – PTA EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING
December 17 – PS10 BARNES & NOBLE BOOKFAIR
December 21 – PTA GENERAL MEETING
December 25th through January 1st – WINTER RECESS

COMMITTEE MEETINGS

Readathon Committee Meeting is at 8:30am on December 14th, in the library

Diversity Committee, Meeting at 8:30am on December 6th in Cafeteria (will meet weekly)

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

PS10’S FAMILY YOGA NIGHTTONIGHT
Come out and enjoy a relaxing and fun night of yoga, courtesy of the Wellness Committee. This will be a great opportunity to bring your family out, get some exercise, and relax with your community. Please sign-up at this link.

PS10 BARNES & NOBLE BOOK FAIR – December 17
Save the date (December 17; 11am–4pm) for the PS10 Bookfair at the Park Slope Barnes & Noble, 267 Seventh Ave. On tap: appearances by the What’s Cooking! Hot Two (starring author Joshua David Stein) and authors Selina Alko (Why Am I Me), Melissa Walker (Let’s Pretend We Never Met), AnnMarie Anderson (The Nutcracker) and Jessie Sima (Not Quite Narhwal), along with arts and crafts for the kids. Want to volunteer to pass out flyers, wrap gifts or head the crafts table? Join the committee on Konstella or send a message to aerosenberg@gmail.com

 

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

EXTENDED DAY REGISTRATION – A reminder that paper forms and schedules were sent home in yellow folders this week.  Don’t forget to review the schedule and fill out your forms in time.   All forms are due no later han December 5th.  For more information visit the Konstella announcement.

 

FOLEY FIRS – CHRISTMAS TREES
If you and your family will be shopping for Christmas trees this season, please visit Foley Firs on 8th St. and 8th Ave or their website to order your tree online.  This local business supports area schools with a donation for every tree purchased.  They offer free delivery and setup and will be open until December 23rd.

Just mention PS10 or K280 when you buy your tree or visit  http://www.foleyfirs.com

 

5TH GRADE COMMITTEE – SENIOR DUES
We are starting to collect Senior Dues for our 5th graders. Dues may be paid online in full or via monthly installment at: http://www.ps10.org/donations/5th-grade-senior-dues/. Cash and checks should be sent in care of Eileen Fallon in room 210, please ensure that your check and/or cash envelope fully state the name of your child and classroom.  The online option also allows parents and guardians the ability to sponsor another child’s Senior Dues in full, by half, or by quarter.
All monies for the Senior Dues must be in by January 30, 2018.

 

DIVERSITY COMMITTEE is gearing up to plan the annual International Potluck Dinner.  If you’re interested in helping to plan this event please sign-up for the Committee on Konstella or come to one of the weekly meetings, on Wednesdays.

 

FOLLOW PS10 ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Find PS10 on social media to for the latest school updates and highlights:
Instagram: PS10BK
Facebook: WeAre10

OTHER WAYS TO HELP PS10!
CHECK OUT THE WEEKLY VOLUNTEER SHEET!
Each week the PTA will ask for volunteers to help us with tasks needed to help support the school, from paper sorting and greeting, to sign-ups and raffle basket building. Please look for the signup sheet on Konstella — every little bit helps our community.