March with us on Monday, May 25th!

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SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT AND MARCH IN THE PARADE!
Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2015, 1:00 pm, join PS221 students, staff and parents at Nassau Road and Northern Bld. Wear your Blue Ribbon t-shirt or red, white and blue! We can watch the first half of the parade as it goes by: motorcycles, fire trucks, horses, antique cars, marching bands and more!. After the parade, there is food and a Closing Ceremony.
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Thank You!

ThankYouThank you to all the food donations, monetary donations, volunteers who helped set up, clean up and sell food and to all the staff, friends and families who came out to shop today! We had a very successful International Food Fair and it would not be possible without everyone’s participation!!!

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Week of 05/18/15

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Happy Monday!!!

The International Food Fair is scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, 05/19/15! Set up will begin this afternoon between 5 PM and 7 PM; if you are able to help set up, please come by!

We are looking forward to seeing everyone at the International Food Fair on the 19th! The class schedule is located on the right side bar; just click on the International Food Fair pic.

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We hope to see everyone at the Little Neck – Douglaston Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 25, 2015! More info is located on the right side bar of this page.

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Don’t forget to attend our May PTA meeting on Wednesday, 05/27/15 at 7 PM in the school cafeteria. We need your vote! We will hold elections for the 2015-2016 Executive Board.

Have a great week everyone!!!!

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Week of 05/11/15

cartoon-kids-dance-eps-22779579Happy Monday!

It is still not to late to send in the food donation forms for the International Food Fair. Just click on the icon to the right and print out the form.

Also, if you are interested in running for an Executive Board Position in the fall please email us at ps221pta@gmail.com

Have a great week everyone!

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1st Full Week of May -05/04/15

We hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful weather!! Our Mother’s Day Plant & Gift Fair is Friday, 05/08/15. If you would like to help set up and for more information please click here

The May Newsletter is now online, please click here

It is not to late to sign up for the much anticipated International Food Fair, click here to print out the form and for more info.

We NEED YOU to run for an Executive Board position for the 2015-2016 school year. Many of our board members are graduating this year with their 5th graders and we have many positions available. Please click here for more info or email us at ps221pta@gmail.com

WE NEED YOUR PICK-UP TRUCK!
The Memorial Day Parade Committee is working on a float that will be built on the back of a pick-up truck. We need to borrow your truck for the Memorial Day Parade on Monday, 5/25/15. We will drive it for you, or you can be the center of attention and drive it for us!
Email us at ps221pta@gmail.com  if you would be willing to let us use your truck.
Have a great week everyone!!

 

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Sunny Week of 04/27/15

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Happy Monday Happenings:

P.S 221’s Earth Day Celebration is Tuesday, 04/28/15 from 8:45 PM to 2:00 PM and if the weather permits the celebration will be held outside in the school yard! If you are able to volunteer please let the office know!!

This week Mr. Greene from Hands on Science will be visiting our 3rd and 4th Graders! They are sure to have a great time experimenting and learning some fascinating science facts!

Friday, May 1st P.S. 221 is having a Kidz Science Safari assembly in the gym for grades K-2.

Friday, May 1st our 4th & 5th Graders will be dancing away during their Spring Dance!!! If you haven’t sent in your permission slip and payment, send it in right away!

May is sure to be a very busy month!!! Reminders:

05/01 -Spring Dance for 4th & 5th Graders permission slip –Click Here

05/08 -Mother’s Day Plant & Gift Sale info and class schedule –Click Here

05/19 -International Food Fair Donation form and info –Click Here

05/25 -Little Neck Douglaston Memorial Day Parade info –Click Here

05/27 -General PTA Meeting ELECTIONS!!! RUN FOR AN EXEC BOARD POSITION!!! more info –Click Here

Have a great week everyone!!!!

 

 

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April Showers Bring May Flowers Week of 04/20/15

Good Luck this week to our 3rd, 4th & 5th Graders during your NYS Math Exams. You will do great!!!
4th & 5th Graders don’t forget to bring back your Spring Dance Permission Slips!!
The Yearbook is complete! It is now in production. For those of you who pre-ordered your copies, you will receive them in mid-June.
Please consider joining the 2015-2016 PTA Executive Board. For more information click here
The International Food Fair is coming up on May 19, 2015. Letters will be coming home, please contribute/donate to the fundraiser. It is one of our most successful and tastiest events!!!
Have a great week everyone!!!
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Welcome Back Week of 04/13/15

Clip Art Illustration of Spring Text with FlowersIt finally feels like spring! We hope everyone had a fun and relaxing spring break! Good luck to our 3rd through 5th graders this week. We know you will all do your best during the ELA State Exams!

The April Newsletter is now posted online; please click on the link to the right to view.

If you have purchased a Recognition Ad &/or booster please come in on 04/15/15 between 6:45 PM & 7:45 PM to review before the 2015 yearbook goes into production. If you cannot make it in please email the PTA.

Have a great week everyone!!!

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Happy Spring Break!

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School resumes on Monday, April 13, 2015

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Stay Fit Week of 03/30/15!

Happy Monday! This is a short week; Spring Break begins on Friday, 04/03 and runs through Sunday, 04/12.

Our school will be hosting it’s 2nd annual Family Fitness Night on Wednesday, 04/02 from 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM. Letters were sent home; we hope to see you all there! Make sure you dress appropriately for a great workout!

  • The yearbook order deadline is Thursday, 04/02 so send in your order forms.
  • The 5th Grade Activities Fee is due tomorrow, Tuesday, 03/31/15.

Have a great week everyone and a great Spring Break!

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