Thank you so much to the PTA and all of our PS 452 families for making our back-to-school picnic such a wonderful celebration of community. Thank you to the many staff who also extended their days to connect with families. Children played, adults socialized, and a great time was had by all!
A generous PS 452 parent who works with the NY Philharmonic was able to secure discount codes for PS 452 families and staff for $30 tickets to concerts this week and next. The full details are below.
Kelli O’Hara Sings Barber
September 18 – 21
Jaap van Zweden conducts Knoxville: Summer of 1915, a nostalgic recollection of a time of innocence in small-town America, rapturously sung by Tony Award-winning Broadway sensation Kelli O’Hara.
Use promo code KELLI30 for $30 tickets.
Bluebeard’s Castle and Erwartung
September 26 – 28
Jaap van Zweden conducts the US Stage Premiere of Bengt Gomér’s bold production of Bartók’s Bluebeard’s Castle featuring Nina Stemme, and Schoenberg’s Erwartung featuring Katarina Karnéus.
Use promo code BLUEBEARD30 for $30 tickets.
Dear District 3 community member,
We write you with an important announcement. After serving for seven years as the Community School Superintendent of District 3, Ilene Altschul will transition to a new phase in her career and will begin as Executive Director of Multi-Tiered System of Support in the Division of Teaching and Learning in the Chief Academic Office with the DOE. Please join my CEC3 colleagues and I as we express our gratitude to Ilene for her service to all of you, our schools, and our students.
Effective Monday, August 26, 2019, Christine Loughlin will be serving as the Acting Superintendent of Community School District 3. Christine is a 24 year veteran of the DOE and most recently served as Deputy Superintendent of District 31 on Staten Island, comprised of 69 schools, Pre-k-12, leading the integration pilot and comprehensive professional learning across the district. She has also served as a teacher, assistant principal and principal in Manhattan and Staten Island.
The C-37 process for hiring a superintendent will begin this fall, and we will be working with the office of the Executive Superintendent and other stakeholders to ensure that the right permanent leader is selected for District 3.
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns. You can reach me at email@example.com.