District 3: "Be Kind to Animals" Poster Contest!
Each year, students are invited in district 3 grade 1-5 to produce an essay or poster on the importance of being kind to animals. This year, our poster/essay topic is “If you were President for a day, what would you do to what would you do to help save and protect animals?” We are really looking forward to seeing what your students create!
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Students Can Apply Now for Exciting STEM Summer Enrichment Programs!
Students entering kindergarten through grade 12 in September can apply now to attend exciting summer STEM enrichment and experiential learning programs. A wide range of programs are offered at the NYC Department of Education’s Genovesi Environmental Study Center and NYC Center for Aerospace and Applied Mathematics; the Bronx Zoo; Central Park Zoo; Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum; MakerSpace NYC Futureworks; Museum of the City of New York; New York Aquarium; New-York Historical Society; Prospect Park Zoo; Queens Botanical Garden; Queens County Farm Museum; Queens Zoo; Staten Island Museum; Staten Island Zoo; and Wave Hill. Students will meet and work with field experts in programs that feature real life, hands-on learning experiences.
Discover almost any STEM topic under the sun! Don’t miss out, spots are limited and theapplication deadline is Friday, April 5. Preference is given to students who attend Title I schools.Download our flyer, learn more, and apply now to investigate, design, and create with us this summer. For questions, contact Camps@schools.nyc.gov.
Monday, July 29 - Thursday, August 8
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM daily
excluding Saturday, August 3 and Sunday, August 4
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM on August 8
with a 5:00 PM performance for families!
Children in this free summer program will experience high-energy and engaging dance and music classes taught by a team of NDI Dance Teachers and Musicians, who will take children on a thrilling, creative journey culminating in performance.
This program is offered free of charge. No previous dance or music experience is necessary. This program is for children entering grades 4 and 5. Limited space available!
Monday, May 6, 4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
You and your child must attend this session if you wish to register for the program. It will include a dance class for children and an info session/Q+A for parents.
There will be a non-refundable $25 registration fee to secure your child's spot in the program. If this is not possible for your family, please contact us.
This free summer program and orientation will take place at:
National Dance Institute Center for Learning & the Arts
217 West 147th Street, New York, NY 10039
Directions & Parking Information
For more information, please contact Christina Aguirre, Program Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-226-0083
SUMMER IN THE CITY 2019
SUMMER IN THE CITY OFFERS A VARIETY OF FREE AND EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES
Message from Your Parent Coordinator:
Summer in the City offers a variety of free and exciting opportunities through the Summer Academy and Summer School programs. Students spend the summer participating in engaging lessons and hands-on STEM activities, along with taking field trips to museums, parks, and other cultural sites.
Summer in the City provides transportation for some qualifying students, and all students will receive a free, healthy breakfast, and lunch.
Applications for the Summer Academy enrichment programs are open March 18 to April 26. Learn more about the Summer Academy programs, including student eligibility and how to apply:
There are two programs:
Summer Academy programsare enrichment opportunities for students who are not required to attend Summer School.
Summer School offers students opportunities to improve their readiness for the next grade level. If a student does not meet the promotion standards for their grade, the school will notify the family that they are recommend for Summer School.
Interested families or questions, contact Sharon Lustig, email@example.com some programs are enrolled through the school.
Spring Break Camp is coming up soon. April 22-26 @ Dempsey Center. Limited spots available. Please share with parents, students, and colleagues. Download FLIER below.
Register TODAY. http://www.breakawayhoops.com/youth-holiday-camp.htmlSPOTS ARE FILLING UP FAST! **DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE**
Also, if you have questions, do not hesitate to contact Breakaway Hoops. Our main number is 646-776-2021.
HOLIDAY CAMP SCHEDULE
8:45 am-9am- Participants Arrive & Check In (Early Drop Off Available)
9 am- Stretching/ Warm Up
9:30 am- Fundamental Skill Stations
10:15 am- Skill Competition
11:00 am- Full Court Games
12:00 pm- Lunch (must bring own lunch)
1:00 pm- Skill Competition
2:00 pm-Full Court Games
3:30 pm- Competitive Contests
4:00 pm-Dismissal (Late Pick Up Available)
Register Here: www.breakawayhoops.com
DOWNLOAD SPRING BREAK CAMP INFORMATION HERE!
2019 SUMMER CAMP FLIER DOWNLOAD HERE. SAVE 15%
Middle School Newsetters
If you are unfamiliar with CSA's, you would place an order on the Local Roots Website before the start of the season ( refer here for all packages and pricing). Then once the season starts you'll pick up your weekly share at the gym. We are located at 55 Amsterdam Ave ( right behind Fordham) and our market time will be Tuesdays from 3:30-5:30. At checkout please select Lincoln Center/ Crossfit Spot) as the preferred pick up location
Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club | 450 West 43rd Street (43rd St. between 9th & 10th Ave)
Saturdays 5:30-7:30am | Site Directors: Athneal P. & Jake L.
· Registration is ongoing and open – so players can register at ANY TIME during the season.
· Registration must be in person during the hours of operation
- The kids show up to the location, fill out a form and they’re good to start playing that day
· Attendance is optional – so kids don’t have to worry about missing a day
· A coach will be on court at all times with the children – lessons consists of drills/games
· All Equipment is provided for FREE during the lesson – this includes rackets for the kids to use
· There are tournament opportunities for the kids who are interested in playing more competitively
If you have any more questions, you can visit our website links below
For a List of all of our locations: 2018-2019 Winter Community Tennis Program Schedule –.
Most FAQs: http://www.nyjtl.org/programs/free-tennis/ctp-faq/
Ballet and Beyond NYC, in partnership with the Beacon program, provides FREE classical ballet technique classes to students from age 8 - 14. Beginning classes for 3rd - 5th graders are Tuesday and Thursday from 4:30 - 5:30, and Advanced Beginning classes for 5th - 8th graders are Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30 - 7:00. All classes are held in the Joan of Arc Building, 154 W. 93rd Street. In pursuit of its mission to change the lives of NYC kids who have a passion for dance, Ballet and Beyond NYC provides high quality technical training in an atmosphere that is friendly and accessible to students with limited experience. For more information, contact Michelle@balletandbeyondnyc.org, and to register, call 212-866-0009.