Welcome to PS94!

Welcome to PS94!  The 8th Annual PS94 Spelling Bee is Wednesday, October 22nd. Come and support our students. Be sure to check out our Parent Workshops on Fridays. Always check the School Calendar for more information.



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8th Annual PS94 Spelling Bee
Grades 4 and 5
Wednesday, October 22nd at 9:00am
Auditorium Main Building

         
    School Hours 
Monday to Friday
Grade Kindergarten: 8:00am to 2:00pm
Grade 1: 8:00am to 2:10pm
Grade 2: 8:00am to 2:15pm
Grades 3, 4, 5: 8:00am to 2:20pm
   

Breakfast Program Hours
7:15am to 7:45am 
Monday to Friday 
Main Building 
Annex


   
         
  Main Building Office Hours
8:30am to 2:00pm
2:45pm to 3:30pm
Monday to Friday
  Annex Office Hours
8:30am to 2:00pm
Monday to Friday
 
         





New York Cares @ PS94X School of Stars

A Message From the Principal . . .

Dear Parents/Guardians,

It was truly a pleasure to see so many of you at our Meet and Greet on September 16th.  For those of you who are new to our school, a warm welcome to our PS 94 family!

Your involvement in your child’s education is very important to us. You can assist us in providing the best opportunity for your child’s success by:
  • Ensuring your child is in school everyday.
  • Arriving on time everyday.
  • Remaining in school for the entire day!
  • Students dressing for SUCCESS!! We are a UNIFORM CAMPUS:
    • Kindergarten - 3rd Grade: White or Navy top
    • 4th and 5th Grade: Navy or Maroon top
    • ALL GRADES: Blue bottom, Navy Blue Sweater
    • For Gym All Grades: Navy blue sweatpants, and white top or navy blue sweatshirt.
  • Check that your child does their homework every night
  • Ensure that your child has their school supplies.
  • Ensure that they have breakfast everyday. It is free at school. (Served: Monday-Friday 7:15am - 7:45am, both buildings)
  • Ensure that they go to bed EARLY to get a good night’s sleep!
  • Keep your child’s teacher informed of any changes in family circumstances that may impact your child’s success at school.
  • If your child wears glasses, they must wear them everyday!
  • Attend our Parent workshops, special events, and conferences as much as possible
  • FORMS to be filled out at the start of the school year! Please be sure to fill them out and send them in as soon as possible.  You will be receiving these over the next several days:
    • ONE BLUE CARDS
    • CONSENT TO PHOTO RELEASE FORM
    • TECHNOLOGY ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY FORM
    • LUNCH FORM
    • TEACHER CREATED FORMS
  • Early Release: Students WILL NOT be released after 1:30pm for early pick-up.  If you MUST pick up your child early you must arrive prior to 1:30pm.  If your child has not copied their homework, they will have to make it up the next day. Students will not be released during an activity taking place outside of their classroom. (Please make every effort to schedule appointments after-school and during holiday breaks.)
  • Contact Information:  It is critical that we maintain current phone numbers and addresses for all of our students.  If your contact information changes- please come to the main office to update the information.
  • Health Issues: If your child has an on-going medical condition such as asthma, or diabetes, etc., please make an appointment with our nurse so that we are best able to support your child.
  • Allergies: If your child has any type of allergy please be sure to inform your child’s teacher, our administrative staff and the school nurse.
  • School Trip Permission Slips: When you receive these, please be sure to fill them out and send them back PRIOR to the date of the trip so that the teacher may plan accordingly.   Under NO circumstances will we accept VERBAL permission over the phone, or FAXED in permission slips the day of the trip.
  • PARENT COMMUNICATION FOLDER: Your child will bring this folder home EVERY DAY. Please be sure to check it for notices from the school.
  • SCHOOL MESSENGER: We use an automated phone system to send messages. You will receive these messages throughout the year.
  • Check out our School Website: www.ps94x.org
Thank you, parents/guardians for your continued support of our efforts at P.S. 94 to ensure that our students receive the best education possible. 

Thank you,
Diane DaProcida


School Supply List for 2014 - 2015

Kindergarten  (English)
   Grades 1 to 5  (English) 
            
 Kindergarten  (Spanish)
   Grades 1 to 5  (Spanish)

An addition to the School Supply List for 2014-2015 (All Students): 1 pair of headphones in a Ziploc Bag labeled with child’s name to remain in the classroom Technology Area for the school year.


Contact Information: It is critical that we maintain current phone numbers and addresses for all our students.  If your contact information changes, please visit the Main Building main office to update the information.

Reminders

How Can I Help My Child Be Successful in School

1. Read EVERYDAY!  You can read to your child or have your child read to you . . . either way . . . READ!

2. Create a consistent after school routine.  Help your child study and complete their homework.

3. Be POSITIVE!  Always speak positively about school and learning.

4. Encourage! Give your child the opportunity to excel in all areas of their academics.

5. Be sure that your child is getting plenty of rest each night and is ready for school each day.

6. Teach your child to be responsible for their actions and to take pride in all they do!

7. Stay INVOLVED! Make it a point to ask your child about their day.

8. Communicate . . . Please know that you can contact PS 94 with any questions or concerns.

The NYCDOE Calendar for 2014-2015 Academic School Year is now available on the DOE website.

Click here: Calendar


Box Tops for Education

Get "free money" for PS 94! By cutting out the box tops on the products you already purchase, you can support our school at no cost! Each box top is worth 10 cents! The tops add up quickly and helps us to purchase additional items for our students and teachers.

Visit www.btfe.com for more information and a list of products that have these coupons.


SCHOOL UNIFORMS FOR ALL STUDENTS
Grades K - 3: White Shirt or Blouse / Navy Pants or Skirt
Grades 4 - 5: Maroon or Navy Shirt or Blouse / Navy Pants or Skirt

GYM UNIFORM FOR ALL STUDENTS
All Grades: White T-Shirt / Navy Pants / Sneakers

Order forms available in September - Room 105

Wednesday, October 22
8th Annual Spelling Bee Competition Grades 4 & 5
9:00am
Auditorium Main Building
Library After School
2:20pm to 3:20pm
Boy Scouts
2:20pm to 4:00pm
Auditorium Main Building
Field Trip
Lehman College Art Gallery
Class 1-220A
Ms. Alama
Please remember to sign your child's permission slip in advance.
Field Trip
Lehman College Art Gallery
Class K-105A
Ms. Cutler Rosa 
Please remember to sign your child's permission slip in advance.
Thursday, October 23
Library After School
2:20pm to 3:20pm
Friday, October 24
Field Trip
Lehman College Art Gallery
Class 1-218A
Ms. Santana
Please remember to sign your child's permission slip in advance.
Monday, October 27
Learning Leaders Training
Time: 9:30am
Location: Library, Annex
Field Trip
Lehman College Art Gallery
Class 3-307M
Ms. Lehoczky
Please remember to sign your child's permission slip in advance.
Field Trip
Lehman College Art Gallery
Class 3-305M
Ms. Pontebbi
Please remember to sign your child's permission slip in advance.
Tuesday, October 28
Learning Leaders Training
Time: 9:30am
Location: Library, Annex

Today, 10/21/2014
High: 68 Low: 51
Rain showers
27% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/22/2014
High: 59 Low: 52
Rain likely
69% chance of precipitation.