Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 10/17/16

Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 10/17/16: Keeping parents updated with important school news one week at a time…

Mark Your Calendar:

10/20 & 10/21, School Picture Days :-)

Next Week

10/25: PTA General Membership Meeting, 8:45am
10/28: Family Friday for Grades 3 – 5, 8:45am
10/29: YCS Fall Festival! 11am – 3pm

Key Information For Parents

YCS Fall Festival: Saturday, Oct. 29th

Join us for the best street party on the Upper East Side on Saturday, Oct. 29th from 11 a.m.– 3 p.m. Bring friends, family and neighbors and enjoy the bouncy castles, crafts, games and delicious food! All proceeds benefit YCS.

Join the Costume Parade at the Fall Festival

Kids should dress up in their funniest, scariest, or most clever costume this year as we will be awarding FREE FESTIVAL TICKETS to our top three costumes in the costume parade, which starts at 1pm sharp on Festival Day!

Fall Festival Volunteer Opportunities

Help out at one of the most memorable and fun community-building events of the year! Teens and middle schoolers are welcome to join, and you can choose from a variety of activities and shifts between 9 a.m – 4 p.m. Sign up HERE

– Bake
We need your yummy treats for the bake sale table – sky’s the limit! Please email Carla Valencia at valenciacarla@hotmail.com or sign up HERE if you can bake, buy or help sell at the Fall Festival.

– Donations
Bring in old, used stuffed animals for our Zombie-animal activity! They will get a new life getting reassembled after trading limbs and heads with each other. We also need gently used Halloween costumes and paper Towel and toilet paper rolls for a cool Halloween craft project.

– Underwrite the Fall Festival
You can also help us by underwriting the costs for our annual Fall Festival. Contributions are tax-deductible and proceeds help to fund school enrichment programs. For more info CLICK HERE

YCS Shout-Outs!

Thanks to everyone who joined us on Sat for the Mad Science “Spin, Pop, Boom” show. It was great to see so many YCS families at our first Family Fun event of the year! And a special thanks to the parents who volunteered at the event: Gisela Schiffer, Bree Bullingham, Julia Vancheva, Victoria Brannigan, Michelle Levitt, Ruth Berghammer and Alison Dow.

Stay in touch with the YCS community. To follow us on Facebook CLICK HERE To read Shout Outs for people who are making a big difference in our YCS community CLICK HERE

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