March News and Happenings

Dear P.S. 221 Community, We hope you were able to “spring forward” this morning as today is Daylight Savings Time. We are looking forward to warmer weather and longer sunlit days for all the fabulous spring events and programming we are planning! Our website and events calendar is updated with all the March school and PTA happenings. This week Report Cards are Continue Reading

Spring Book Fair

Our annual Spring Book Fair is coming up on Wednesday, March 14th and Thursday March 15th. More information, Volunteer opportunities and the Class Visitation Schedule could be found HERE.

February News and Happenings

Dear P.S. 221 Community, Happy February! Although a short school month, February is packed with exciting new assemblies, class trips, parent information sessions & our highly anticipated Winter Family Fun Night. But First, A huge THANK YOU from our Co-Programming Chair, Sonia Arora, to the parent volunteers during our 2 day STEAM event: “I wanted to extend a very big Continue Reading

S.O. Souper Bowl week coming up! 01/31-02/01

Tuesday. 01/30 -Wear your favorite baseball jersey and donate a can of soup. Wednesday, 01/31 -Wear your favorite basketball jersey and donate a can of soup. Thursday, 02/01 -Wear your favorite football jersey and donate a can of soup. Also on Thursday, 02/01 GET READY to Kick Off the Super Bowl Weekend with our Souper Bowl Spirit Day activities!!!!

Full STEAM Ahead! 1st Ever STEAM Museum Coming to our School! Volunteers Needed!

  FULL STEAM AHEAD VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! The first ever STEAM museum event is coming up on January 24th and 25th 2018! As our school moves towards more STEAM related studies (science, technology, engineering, arts and math), it is the goal of the PTA to bring more fun and interactive programs to our students. We need your help to ensure that Continue Reading

Week of 01/16 -Pizzeria UNO Night

Attention 5th Graders: Wednesday, January 17th is the Class of 2018 Group Photo Day. On Friday, January 19th is our school sponsored Family Friday. The focus for this Family Friday is STEAM. Parents join your children in their classes from 8:40 to 9:25 am. Pizzeria Uno Night is on Friday, January 19th. Makes sure you bring your family and friends Continue Reading

Thank You!

Thank you all so much for participating in today’s Multicultural Day fair! I appreciate every effort that was put in to make this event such a success! It was exciting and encouraging to see a couple of new countries represented and always wonderful to see past participants. It was a long day, but I hope you all understand that the Continue Reading

Multicultural Day -Wednesday, January 10th.

Are you ready to take a trip around the world? No passports or suitcases required! Tomorrow, Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 is our annual Multicultural Day event, where students will learn about some of the many cultures represented in our PS221 family. We will be celebrating our different cultures through games, artwork, coloring pages, building blocks, food tastings and more. If Continue Reading