Principals Letter October 29th, 2021

October 29, 2021

Greetings, 

In elementary age students, having a regular routine of arriving at school on time (8:15), eating breakfast, and starting the day with the rest of the class helps their focus and growth.  Attendance in earlier grades is directly connected with high school graduation rates and access to higher education. During the pandemic, attendance became less structured as students could engage in person and at home remotely.  Now that we have fully returned to in person learning, it’s important to have students at school everyday.  Of course if a child is ill or there are circumstances that require your child to not attend school, make sure you call the office and let us know.  Lastly, making sure that screens (iPad, phones, TV) are turned off 30 minutes before bedtime helps students get to sleep on time and be well rested. 

Don’t forget to join us tomorrow at our Autumn Festival.

Upcoming Dates: 

  • Oct. 30th -Autumn Festival 10am-2pm 
  • Nov. 2nd -No In Person School (Asynchronous activities will be offered)
  • Nov. 3rd-5th -Parent Teacher Conferences
  • Nov. 4th -Half Day (Student Council Elections)
  • Nov. 10th -First Soft Lockdown Drill (attend our Safety Town Hall (10/28) for more info
  • Nov. 11th -No School
  • Nov. 15th -Class Parent Meeting
  • Nov. 15th-Nov.19th -NYU Dental Awareness Week
  • Nov. 24th -Turkey Bowl (Staff vs 5th grade football game)
  • Nov. 25th-27th -No School
  • Nov. 30th -SLT Meeting @5:30

Reminders: 

Links: 

Saludos,

En los estudiantes de primaria, tener una rutina regular de llegar a la escuela a tiempo (8:15), desayunar y comenzar el día con el resto de la clase les ayuda a concentrarse y crecer. La asistencia a los grados de primaria está directamente relacionada con las tasas de graduación de la escuela secundaria y el acceso a la educación más alta. Durante la pandemia, la asistencia se volvió menos estructurada ya que los estudiantes podían participar en persona y en casa de forma remota. Ahora que hemos regresado por completo al aprendizaje en persona, es importante tener estudiantes en la escuela todos los días. Por supuesto, si un niño está enfermo o hay circunstancias que requieren que su niño no asista a la escuela, asegúrese de llamar a la oficina y avísenos. Por último, asegurarse de que las pantallas (iPad, teléfonos, TV) estén apagadas 30 minutos antes de acostarse ayuda a los estudiantes a dormir a tiempo y a descansar bien.

No olvide unirse a nosotros mañana en nuestro Festival de Otoño (folleto adjunto).

Fechas siguientes:.

  • 30 de octubre – Festival de otoño 10am a 2pm (volante adjunto)
  • 2 de noviembre – No hay clases presenciales (se ofrecerán actividades asíncronas)
  • 3 al 5 de noviembre: Conferencias de padres y maestros
  • 4 de noviembre:  Será medio día (elecciones del consejo estudiantil)
  • 10 de noviembre: primer simulacro de cierre suave (asista a nuestro Ayuntamiento de seguridad (10/28) para obtener más información
  • 11 de noviembre – No hay clases
  • 15 de noviembre – Reunión de padres de clase
  • 15 de noviembre a 19 de noviembre: Semana de Conciencia Dental de NYU
  • 24 de noviembre -Turkey Bowl (partido de fútbol entre el personal y el quinto grado)
  • 25 a 27 de noviembre – No hay clases
  • 30 de noviembre – Reunión de SLT a las 5:30

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Enlaces:

您好,

在小学生中,有规律地准时到达学校(上午8:15)、吃早餐和与班上其他人一起开始新的一天有助于他们的注意力和成长。 高年级的出勤率与高中毕业率和接受高等教育的机会直接相关。 在疫情大流行期间,由于学生可以亲自和在家远程参与,因此出勤变得不那么有序。 现在我们已经完全恢复了面对面的学习,让学生每天都在学校很重要。 当然,如果孩子生病或有需要您的孩子不能上学的情况,请务必致电办公室告诉我们。 最后,确保在睡前 30 分钟关闭屏幕(iPad、手机、电视)有助于学生按时入睡并获得充分休息。

别忘了参加我们明天的秋季庆祝节(附传单)。

即将举行的活动:

  •  10 月 30 日上午10点-下午2点 – 秋季节 (请查阅传单)
  • 11 月 2 日 – 没有面对面授课,学生在家学习(将提供异步活动)
  • 11月3-5日-家长会
  • 11月4日-半天(学生会选举)
  • 11 月 10 日 – 第一次软锁定演习(参加我们的安全市政厅(10/28)了解更多信息
  • 11 月 11 日 – 不上课
  • 11月15日-班级家长会
  • 11 月 15 日至 11 月 19 日 – 纽约大学牙科宣传周
  • 11 月 24 日 – “火鸡碗”(工作人员对 5 年级足球比赛)
  • 11 月 25-27 日 – 不上课
  • 11 月 30 日 -SLT 会议 @傍晚5:30

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