Election Day Week

November 2, 2018

  

 

 

Hi everyone. Please keep sending in those membership envelopes.   Remember all money collected goes to supporting many different activities in the school. 

 

 

Our Student Council election (3rd to 5th Grades) will be held on Monday, November 5 at 8:30AM.  Parents of the participating students are welcome to attend.  The assembly will take about 45 minutes and the new officers will be announced at the end of the day. 

 

On Tuesday, November 6there is no school for the students for Election Day.  

 

***Fifth grade parents:  Your student should have brought home this year’s list of MS Open House dates as well as the 2019 Middle School book. This year’s Middle School application must be completed online.  You will be getting a Creation Code mailed directly to your home from the DOE soon.  You’ll use that code to do the application online. Mary Maguire will be setting up a date to do a workshop at school but there will be two (2) information sessions regarding the new process during the MS Fair. The deadline to submit your application will be December 3 this year.  Mark Twain’s request for testing must be done online as well. Feel free to contact Mary Maguire with any questions you may have.

 

Upcoming Events: 

 

The Book Fair, which will be held on November 15 and November 16 is looking for volunteers for assistance.  Please click here for more information and to volunteer.  PS 185 receives a profit of 25% for all books sold.  Our Book Fair has a new digital payment option this year.  Click here for details.  Additionally, the online book fair will be available from November 17 to November 30. 

 

Save the date for Spring Gals which will take place on Friday, March 8th from 7PM to 11:30PM at the Dyker Beach Golf Course.  Our fabulous Gala Committee is looking for monetary and prize donations.  Letters were sent home asking each child to donate $10 to be used to purchase gift items for raffle baskets.  This is our big fundraiser so help is greatly appreciated.  If you have any questions, please reach out to our Gala Committee at 185fundraiser@gmail.com.   

 

NEXT PTA MEETING WILL BE HELD ON NOVEMBER 15TH at 7:30PM (Right after Parent Teacher Conferences). Please make every effort to attend.  

 

Questions or concerns? Please email us at ptaps185@gmail.com.  

 

 

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