Welcome to PS 102

Classroom Celebrations

Parents and guardians of PS 102 students in grades K-4 are welcome to attend Classroom Awards/Spring Fair Celebrations in their child's classroom in the upcoming weeks. Please note the dates for each grade posted on the calendar.  Due to space, please try to limit visitors  to 2 family members per student.  All visitors must present picture ID and sign-in at the front desk. All celebrations begin at 9:15, but we suggest you arrive at least 15 minutes early for sign-in.   Our Fifth Grade Spring Fair will be held in classrooms on Friday, June 9th, while our Fifth Grade Graduation will be held at 9:30 am at the HS for Telecommunication Arts & Technology, 350 67th St. 
If the weather is nice, the school garden will be open for photographs from 9:45-10:30am after each celebration for a small donation of $2 per family.  Photo packages (digital or printed) are also available.  The principal and staff of PS 102 join you in celebrating the hard work and achievements of our students.  We wish each of you a safe and happy summer full of fun and learning.  Students will return to school on Thursday, September 7, 2017.  The office will be open for registration on Tuesday, September 5 and Wednesday, September 6th from 9am-12pm. Please arrive early, as a limited amount of families can be seen each day.  Thank you.

Announcements

  • Relay for Life

    Join staff  in supporting the American Cancer Society.  Visit www.relayforlife.org and find our Team " PS 102" page to donate or join the team. Parents and students are welcome to come out during the day to show their support in person. This year's relay will be held at Poly Prep on Saturday June 17th. 

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  • Art in the Garden

    A series of Art in the Garden  family workshops will be offered after school at 2:45pm  on all Tuesdays in June.  Space and materials are limited so it is advisable to sign up in advance with Ms. Sheri melliotsheri@schools.nyc.gov or 718-748-7404 x 2323.  Details for each workshop can be found on the calendar.  All students must be accompanied by an adult. Classes will be led by parent Susan Young.

    Wed - June 7 - Terrariums - FULL - (postponed from Tuesday)
    June 13 - Orizomegami
    June 20 - Clay Lab
    June 27 - Sun Prints

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  • Rock-a-Bye Spring Dance

    Join us Friday June 9th from 6-8pm for our popular Rock-A-Bye Spring Dance with  DJ Kid!  $5/ticket for children 3 and up.  Family members that  are not at PS 102 are welcome, but all students must be accompanied by an adult. Adults do not need to purchase a ticket.  Snacks and drinks will be available for $1/each.

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  • Bay View 5K Fun Run/Walk

    If you haven't already signed up - you can register to run or walk in the Bay View 5K Fun  Run/Walk  at the 69th Street Pier on Saturday, June 3 starting at 9:45 a.m. Run starts at 10:30. There will be other activities for those who are not running, including a table hosted by Bay Ridge Rocks!  Only $10 to register.  All proceeds benefit the PTA.  Free tee shirts to the first 200 people who register.

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  • Guidance on "13 Reasons Why"

    Please read this letter from the DOE Guidance Department for info and guidance in discussing the Netflix movie "13 Reasons Why " with your child. 

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Events

  • Grade 4 & 5 Field Day

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  • Last Day of Heart Share Program

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  • Band Performance

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  • Garden Meeting

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  • Eid al Fitr : School Closed

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  • Art in the Garden

    Sun Prints with Susan Young  -  Sign up with Ms. Sheri melliotsheri@schools.nyc.gov or 718-748-7404 x 2323 to make sure you have a spot - or stop by that day to see if there is room. All ages welcome. Parents must stay to supervise their child.

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  • Last Day of School

    11:30 Dismissal for all students
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  • Volunteer Opportunites for June

    June 3  - PS 102 Fun Walk/Run.  Our PE teachers can use help bringing things from the school to the pier at 9:30 a.m.  Please contact Ms. Lurie or Ms. Stornaioulo directly. Certainly you should sign up and Walk or Run to support good health and the PS 102 PTA!

    June  9 - Rock-a-Bye Spring Dance - volunteers needed to sell /collect tickets and snacks 6-8 pm. Contact Nishani at : nishaniphotography@gmail.com

    Please consider your time and interests and step forward to chair an event or committee for next year. Come to the June 1 meeting OR contact Tamara Stern or any of the Executive Board members directly. 

    Thanks for your support!

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  • Upcoming PTA Meetings:

    Our final meeting of the year is Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 8:45 a.m.  Our 2017/2018 PTA Executive Board officers will be sworn in. There will be an SLT election for the 2017-2019 two-year term, the 2017/18 budget will be  voted on and Chairs for 2017/18 committees will be assigned.  Thank you for your support!

     

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  • PTA Executive Board Nominations Closed

    Nominations for our PTA Executive Board for the 2017-2018 school year were closed at the April meeting. A ballot will be cast  at the May 11th meeting for our new board:

    Tamara Stern, President
    Gihan Said, Vice President
    Cristina Guglielmetti, Treasurer
    Rana Abu-Sbaih, Recording Secretary
    Olga Boiaryntseva, Corresponding Secretary

    Congratulations to Lenia Batas, who will fill the SLT seat for April-June meetings this year. 

    Please consider running for a two-year School Leadership Team seat for the two-year (7/1/2017 - 6/30/2019) term. There are 5 parent seats, the 6th is filled by the PTA President. 

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Book of the Month

  • June Books of the Month

    In June  we are reading:

    Kindergarten: "Giraffes Can't Dance" by Giles Andreae
    Grade 1 & 2: "ish" by Peter H. Reynolds 
    Grade 3-5: "When I Grow Up" by Al Yankovic

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NYC Schools Account

Journalism Stars

We encourage you to visit the on-line journal of our fifth grade journalism club. Now celebrating its eighth year as an afterschool enrichment club.

http://journalismstars.edublogs.org

 

Contact Us

Please note any email address @ps102.org  has been removed.  Please contact Ms. Sheri at melliotsheri@schools.nyc.gov with any questions on contacting school staff.  Dial 718-748-7404 as always to speak with the main office. Thank you.

PS 102 Stories

Mr. Kearns' 4th and 5th grade ENL class recently completed a lesson about community inside and outside of our school.  As part of the lesson the students collected food to donate to the Bay Ridge Center's emergency food pantry.  The class collected over 40 food items and on February 27th delivered them to the food pantry.  Ms. Cheryl Utley, who manages the pantry, gave the student's a tour of the Bay Ridge Center and introduced the class to the executive director of the organization, Ms. Marianne Nicolosi.  Thanks to students Manar, Mukhtar, Emad, Marko, Olek, Yaobin, Christopher, Ashley, Abrar, Hamama, Fares, Gamal and Djihane for their good work!

           

 

 

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