Getting Ready for Kindergarten
Helping your child get ready for Kindergarten
80 Maple Parkway
Thursday, May 23
PS 42 Camp Closing:
Earlier this month we were notified by the School Construction Authority that P.S.42 is scheduled for a lighting upgrade as requested by the Department of Education. After many discussions and limited options, we are obliged to close our Summer Fun Camp this year so that the construction work can be completed.
Look for 2013 Summer Camp Newspage for the latest information:
Here is a link to SI Parent's list of summer camp's http://www.siparent.com/
As addition camp information comes available, it will be added to the folder.
Other Community Camp options: PS 6, PS 41, PS 53, PS,55, PS 58, IS 7, IS 75 Band Camp
Annual ELL Parent Conference: Creating Pathways to College Dream, Believe,
The Division of Students with Disabilities and English Language Learners, the Division of Family and Community Engagement, the Translation and Interpretation Unit, Learning Leaders and EPIC invite all parents and guardians of ELLs and former ELLs in New York City public schools to this year’s 10th annual citywide parent conference, Creating Pathways to College – Dream, Believe, Succeed!
The conference will feature panels, workshops, educational publishers, and community resources for parents/guardians of ELLs and former ELLs. Translation services, breakfast, lunch, and MetroCards will be provided. It is scheduled for Wednesday, May 15, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Jacob K. Javits Center in Manhattan (11th Avenue between West 34th and 38th Streets).
To access online materials for our reading program, Journeys please follow the following steps. The website is called ThinkCentral, provides access to digital books and more.
Step 1. http://www-k6.thinkcentral.com
Step 2. Select State: New York
District: New York City Dept. of Ed. New York 10007
School: Wait for drop down menu to load.
Scroll down to select PS 42 Eltingville, Staten Island, NY 10312
Step 3. You will need your child's user name and password
Step 4. Click Login.
Take a look at what your
children are doing in
class this month
"Month at a Glance"
in the Parents Place
Parents & Visitors:
Please remember to always
present ID when visiting PS42
It's for the safety of your children