WELCOME

Dear Parents and Families,

Welcome back to all our students and families of P.S. 179! We are excited and look forward to working with you and your children this year. Please see below to learn about important announcements and events taking place at P.S. 179. 

  • ARRIVAL/DISMISSAL: Schools starts at 8:10 AM in the Main Entrance. Anytime after 8:10, it is required that your child visit the Main Office and receive a late pass. Dismissal is at 2:30 PM on the E 2nd St. side of the school yard. If you are late picking up your child, they will be released to you in P.S. 179’s auditorium.

  • Communication: We encourage parents to talk to us! You will receive an invitation to join ClassDojo, an app. that will give you access to messaging us on your cell phone (it also has a translator that may be useful to communicate). We share stories and videos of our classroom weekly! P.S. 179 also has weekly Parent Engagement meetings every Tuesday from 2:45-3:15 PM. 
  • PTA Snack Sale and School T-Shirts- Students can purchase snacks and school t-shirts every Tuesdays and Fridays during lunch starting October 2nd. The cost of t-shirts is $10.00 and snacks are $1.00. If you wish to purchase a t-shirt or snacks for your child please send in money in a sealed envelope labeled with your child's name and class. 

Thank you parents and families for all of your support in helping our school community provide the best learning experiences to all students!

Sincerely,

The Kindergarten Team

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Spring Recess

    School will be closed from April 19th - April 26th for Spring Recess

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  • Reading Night

    Join us for  our family reading night on Thursday, April 11th at 5:30 p.m. 

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  • Literary Character Day

    Hello Kindergarten Parents and Families, 

     
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  • Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony

    Join us for our kindergarten moving up ceremony that will take place on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 9:00 AM in the auditorium. 

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  • Career Day

    Career Day will be on Tuesday, April 17, 2018

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  • PTA Movie Day!

    Join us on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. for our PTA movie day!   

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  • Kindergarten Parent Engagement Workshop

     Please join us on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 to learn more about the myON reading program. We will be discussing steps and answering questions on how to login and navigate the website. Workshops will take place in your child's classroom at 2:30 pm. Click on the link below to visit the myOn reading website now.

    myON Reading

     

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  • Kindergarten Holiday Show

    Dear Parents and Families, 

    We are excited to invite you to our kindergarten holiday show that will take place on Monday, December 18, 2017. Please click on the link below to learn more! 

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  • Literary Character Day

    Hello Kindergarten Parents and Families, 

    On Tuesday, October 31, 2017 we will be having our literary character day parade! We will be celebrating favorite book characters and participating in the P.S. 179 costume parade. Don't forget to come see your child march as their favorite book character! 

    Sincerely, 

    The Kindergarten Team 

     

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  • October Kindergarten Parent Engagement Workshop

    Greetings to all P.S. 179 students and families! Join us for our October kindergarten parent engagement workshop to discuss strategies for helping your child with homework. We look forward to seeing you all!

    When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 from 2:40-3:10 p.m. 

    Where: Your kindergarten child's classroom.  

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