The Talent Show was a success!!! We have so many talented and creative artists in our school. No wonder this is an event we all look forward to every year!! Great Job everyone!
Friday, 01/30/2015 is Soup’er Bowl Day! Make sure you wear your favorite sports team colors and bring in a can of soup!
Have a great week everyone and go sledding!!!!
P.S. 221’s Annual Talent Show is Friday, January 23rd at 7 PM sharp!! Tickets will be sold at the door so come on by!!!!
Thank you to all the parents and friends who came out today to our Multicultural Day Celebration!!! Everyone had a blast!!!!!
This Wednesday, 01/21/2015, we celebrate the many cultures our parents and grandparents have come from!!!! Have your children grab their passports because they will take a trip around the world!!! They will visit India, China, Greece, Hungary, the Dominican Republic, Italy, Cyprus, South Korea, Israel and Ecuador!!!! They will play games, create crafts, taste delightful treats and much more!!! Parents are invited to attend. Please see the schedule attached:
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” I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. “
Martin Luther King, Jr.
NYC Public Schools are closed today in honor of of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Parents and Kids -Visit DOGOnews News Articles for Kids to learn more about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
We hope you can all attend our January PTA Meeting on Tuesday, January 13th at 7 PM. Please see the flyer below:
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5th Grade Parents, we need you to upload one baby photo of your graduating child for the yearbook. See instructions here
There is no school on Monday, January 19th.
Multicultural Day is Wednesday, January 21st; We hope you can all participate.
Our annual P.S. 221 Talent Show is scheduled for Friday, January 23rd, tickets are on sale now. Please click here for more information and to print out order form.
Have a fabulous week everyone!!!
Welcome back and Happy New Year!!!!
We hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing winter break!! January is a jam packed month for our school!!!
Our January PTA meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 13th at 7 PM; we hope you can all make it!!
Multicultural Day is scheduled for Wednesday, January 21st. Letters will be going home with the kids; we hope you can all participate!! Click here for more info.
Our fabulous school is holding an assembly this Friday, January 9th -make sure the kids come dressed in assembly wear!!!
Kindergarten registration begins Wednesday, January 7th online. Click here for more info.
Bundle up everyone! It’s going to be a cooooold week!!!
Join the P.S. 221 Community on Tuesday, December 30th anytime between 11 am and 6 pm for some pottery fun!!!! We will be creating beautiful pottery pieces at Muddworks in 6C Bond Street in Great Neck, NY. You need to present the flyer below when you attend so our PTA is gifted back proceeds from all sales made that day! Please print here or click on the picture below.
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We hope to see you all there!!!! Don’t forget to snap photos and send them to the pta email!
This is a short week for our students, staff and administration! The holiday break will begin on Wednesday, December 24th and will run through Sunday, January 4, 2015!!
Good luck to our 4th graders who will be performing their Holiday Concert on Tuesday, December 23rd. The PTA is always proud to sponsor such festive musical programs!!!
We are very excited to host MUDDWORKS Day on Wednesday, December 30th -all day from 11 am to 7 pm! Bring your friends and family and create some amazing artwork and memories!!!! Click here for more info.
Reminders: 5th Grade parents -UPLOAD one baby picture of your graduating child by December 31st! If you have any questions email the PTA. Click here for more info.
On behalf of the PTA we wish everyone a very happy holiday and a relaxing and joyous winter break!!!!