Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 11/13/17

Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 11/13/17: Keeping parents updated with important school news one week at a time…

MARK YOUR CALENDAR:

11/13: Read-A-Thon Begins!
11/16: Early Dismissal at 11:45 AM
11/16: Parent / Teacher Conferences

COMING SOON:

11/23 & 11/24: Thanksgiving – No School
11/28: General PTA Meeting at 8:45 AM in the YCS Cafe
12/1: First term report cards distributed
12/9: Mad Science Event!

KEY INFORMATION FOR PARENTS

YCS Read-A-Thon Kicks off Today!

A friendly reminder to setup your student’s personal donation page for this year’s Read-a-thon! CLICK HERE to access the Read-a-thon page and enter your child’s secret code to set things up — it takes less than 3 minutes! If you’ve lost the code or would like more detailed instructions, email: readathon@yorkvillecommunityschool.org or call Christie Falciani at the YCS Main Office: 212-722-5240.Modell’s Holiday Promotion – 11/17 – 1/4/18.

Get all the gear you need this holiday season by shopping at Modell’s! Use the attached coupon to get 15% off your total purchase, and an additional 5% goes back to YCS. Please bring or show the attached coupon (valid at all Modell’s locations), and mention Yorkville Community School at checkout!

 
YCS PTA Live on Instagram
 
Please follow YCSPTA on Instagram to see some candid shots of school events and activities.  While you are there, like YCSArtLab to see some of the student’s art work and processes.
 
A Big YCS Thanks to All who Helped with the Election Day Bake Sale and Movie Night!
These are the events that bring our YCS community together and help our school provide high quality enrichment programs for our kids! Every dollar helps, and we couldn’t pull these events off without the valued help of our parent volunteers:Bake Sale:

Event Chairs: Sarina Appel and Nancy Mark

Parent Volunteers: Malee Sebag, Angelena Labella, Paula Grady, Seema Brin, Alison Dow, Erin Olsen, Juliet Krantweiss, Lisa Foreman, Yonas Mulat, Gareth Porter, Lizzie Martin, Jason Reynolds, Jessica Riffaterre, Jen O’Connell, Seema Brin, Kim Tyner, John Lampasona, Ruth Berghammer, Amanda Wells and many many more! Thank you to everyone who manned a table or submitted baked goods to sell, as well as our enthusiastic Wagner volunteers! And a big thanks to Orwashers Bakery for donating all the amazing bread!

Movie Night:

Event Chair: Lili Lampasona

Parent Volunteers: Ruth Berghammer, Nancy Mark, Paula Grady, Amanda Wells, Erin, Liam and Owen Talbot, Sarina and Len Appel, Malee Sebag, Marina Barisha, Alison Dow, Sara Orton, Allison and Drew Gutstein,Gisela Schiffer, Abby O’Connell, Cameron Bar Lev, Maureen and Preston Hicks, Al Smith, Stephanie Rhodes, Adeleh Petochi-Nassiri, Michelle Levitt, Malee Sebag, Kate Hrobsky, Serena Kappes, and all our enthusiastic 2nd Graders!!

YCS is Mobile!

The full year YCS calendar is now available for download to your phone or any Calendar app that supports iCal. Please click on the link below today: https://goo.gl/YzBVCY.

You can also stay in touch with the YCS community by liking our Facebook Page or following us on Instagram at YCS PTA

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