PTA NEWS & UPDATES
Our Spirit Wear Store is now open! Shop until Oct 12th for delivery before our first school Spirit Day on October 31st.
2022-2023 DOE & PTA Calendar
We are thrilled to announce that the 2022-2023 DOE & PS 267 PTA Calendars are now available. Click MY ACCOUNT > CALENDAR SUBSCRIPTIONS > ADD CALENDAR and easily sync our calendar to your phone or computer!
Are you getting PS 267 PTA texts?
If not, please "opt-in" to receive the latest information and reminders about our school via text message.
2022-2023 3rd Grade – Sign up here
2022-2023 4th Grade – Sign up here
2022-2023 5th Grade – Sign up here
Accessing your child's class list has never been easier. Register here and fill out your child's information. You will then have access to the school-wide and class directory. It is updated automatically, when classmates add their information you will have immediate access to it!
Reminder: class lists are to be used solely for the purpose of school announcements, scheduling playdates, birthday celebrations, and other school-related functions. This information may not be shared with anyone and may not be used for solicitations of any kind.
Please sign up at the link here, and let us know that you're interested in volunteering next school year! We are looking for big and small commitments and hoping to receive all responses before the end of school! Get involved, we promise that it's worth it!
Lice Check & Field Trips
Thank you to all families that have paid their Lice Check and Field Trip trip fees to date. You can pay online here (https://tinyurl.com/ps267paym
SCHOOL NEWS & UPDATES
2022-2023 Back to School Forms
Please review the below action items that all families must do prior to the first day of school (September 8th, 2022).
- Complete the Emergency Contact Card and email it to email@example.com no later than Thursday, September 1st, 2022.
- Complete the Online Lunch Form even if you plan on sending your child to school with their own lunch.required to have one on file for every child.
- Complete this NYC health form. Please send this into school in an envelope on your child’s first day via their backpack. Your child’s teacher will collect from their classes and submit it to school health staff.
- If your child has any allergy and/or requires medication administration during the school day, please email this Allergy-Medication Administration Form to Maria Villalta, our school nurse at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Complete the Walking Trip Permission Slip and return back via your orange folder.
- Complete the Comfort Dog Permission Slip Google Form.
School Arrival and Dismissal Times
The First day of school is on Thursday, September 8th. It will be a full day for all students. Please send them in with a healthy lunch or they may eat the school lunch that is offered to all students. The school day is from 8:30 am-2:50 pm. Doors open at 8:25 am so that students can begin their morning with their teacher at 8:30 sharp.
Send your child to school with a backpack, lunch (optional), a sweater, sneakers/well fitted shoes, and filled out emergency card and health form in their backpack. If your child has an allergy or other health needs, be sure you have checked in with the school nurse at arrival.
School Supplies Update
This year all school supplies have been purchased for each child using school funds. On your child’s first day, their teacher will also give them an orange folder which will serve as your communication folder. Please read through the contents when your child returns from school as the PTA, your child’s teacher, and DOE information will be in that folder.
|Arrival||East Side / Main Entrance||West Side / Side Entrance|
|8:25AM||Grades 3-5||Grades 1&2|
|8:35AM||Late Passes Begin||Door Closes|
|Dismissal||East Side / Main Entrance||West Side / Side Entrance|
|2:42PM||Grade 3||Grades 1&2|
Save for College Program for Kindergarten Students
The NYC Department of Education has created an opportunity for our youngest students' families to start saving for college as part of the NYC Kids Rise initiative. You can learn more about it by viewing this recorded information session. Families have until November 30th to opt-out of this opportunity by filling out the attached form (English and Russian versions are attached).
FAMILY GIVING (Ongoing)
children’s education and school experience through enrichment programs, classroom supplies and equipment, professional development for our teachers, and more. Your contributions made to the Family Giving Campaign are key to making it all happen! Please consider a donation towards our school. And please check if your firm has employee matching. Click here for additional Family Giving Information. Click here to Donate. For more information, please email our Co-Treasurers Andrea Kavanagh & Isis Luow at email@example.com.
SEPTEMBER PTA MEETING
Please attend the first General Membership Meeting for the East Side Elementary School, PS 267 PTA on:
DATE: Wednesday, September 28th, 2022
PLACE: Zoom, PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED, please click here
Please join us for our first General PTA Meeting. At this PTA meeting, Ms. McEvoy will present the state of the school and we will review the PTA calendar and fundraisers for 2022-2023. All parents & guardians of PS 267 children are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please click here for a comprehensive schedule of all 2022-2023 PTA Meetings.