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General PTA Meeting Calendar: 2016-2017

General PTA meetings for 2016-2017 Date Time Room November 22 8:30-10am Library December 20 8:30-10am Library January 24 8:30-10am Library February 28 8:30-10am Library March 28 8:30-10am Library April 25 6-8pm Cafeteria May 23 6-8pm Cafeteria June 20 6-8pm Cafeteria

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Welcome 2017-2018 PTA Board

2017-2018 499 PTA Board Members: President: Tina Tam & Sherley Smith Treasurer: Sandy Leung Recording Secretary: Staceyann Collins Corresponding Secretary: Jessica Hamilton & Edmond Jang

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General PTA Meeting and Elections: October 18, 2017

Tonight is the General PTA Meeting. We plan to hold elections for SLT and PTA Executive Members. We will also voting on the changes to the By-Laws. We look forward to seeing all of you tonight. 2017 October 18 Agenda

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Donors Choose Projects

Please consider making a small donation. Please share with your friends and colleagues so that these projects can get fully funded. Thank you so much! Mrs. Tripoli: https://www.donorschoose.org/project/please-add-some-color-to-our-world-of-le/2847843/ Mrs. Kelleher: https://www.donorschoose.org/project/ipad-for-prek/2868340/ Ms. Loring: https://www.donorschoose.org/project/big-kid-reading-corner/2773541/ Mr. Strohschein: https://www.donorschoose.org/project/help-create-the-next-generation-of-world/2764588/ Mr. Kong: https://www.donorschoose.org/project/launch-our-tech-program-with-robots-too/2826720/?rf=link-siteshare-2017-10-teacher-teacher_4465503&challengeid=20938560 … Continue reading

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General PTA Meeting: October 18

2017 October 18 Agenda September 20 Agenda: N/A Minutes

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Equity in Education Feedback

“Equity in Education” is Mr. Strohschein’s project that aims to create a free digital educational network that provides access to technology, resources and community to foster fairness for all learners. Provide your feedback for “Equity in Education” at: https://goo.gl/forms/SGoKiUY9c7ZMZ68h2

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Parent Night Report: September 26, 2017

Here is a report from Principal Minhas from September 26 Parent Night: September 26: Data & Goals

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Kids & Teens College: Queensborough Community College offers supplemental courses

Kids & Teens College is a Queensborough Community College program that offers weekend courses for kids and teens. For more information, go to: http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/ktc/

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Queens Community House After-School Program: Middle School

Dear Middle School Parents and Guardians, My name is David DiTrapani, and I am the new Site Director for the QCH After-School Program here at P.S. / I.S. 499. I’m happy to be working with your students, and I’m looking … Continue reading

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PTA General Meeting: September 20, 2017

PTA General Meeting Agenda (download) September 20, 2017 – 6-8pm Review & Approval of the June 2017 PTA Meeting Minutes PTA welcoming speech Financial updates SLT updates PTA updates Principal’s Welcoming speech Mr. Strohschein’s Social Studies Project Presentation Lincoln Center Education … Continue reading

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