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 November 2017 Click on the menu topics below.

 

Director's Message

 

Important Notices 

 

Birthdays

 

Special Events

 

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DIRECTOR'S MESSAGE  (return to Newsletter menu)

 

Dear Parents,

With the fall upon us we are enjoying the days we can still go outside. The children have been doing some fall projects and getting ready for Halloween.

We will be studying the continents, Thanksgiving, Families, and Native Americans in November. School will be closed Friday, November 10th for Veterans’ Day and Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th for Thanksgiving. We will be having special snacks the 21st and 22nd to celebrate Thanksgiving. We will also have our Thanksgiving Day Parade on Monday, November 20th at 9:30am with special snack after parade. All are invited. We will be celebrating Thanksgiving with Miss Donna on the 22nd. We wish you all a very Happy Thanksgiving.

We look forward to seeing you at the Halloween Parade October 31st at 10:00am.

Sincerely,

Joanne

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Events

On Tuesday, November 14th the children will have a presentation on the Children of the World, given by the Long Island Center for Arts and Sciences. The LI Arts will be back on November 21st to give a presentation on Native Americans.

 

 Upcoming Events

Oct. 31st Halloween Parade and special snack with parents 10am

Nov. 10th School Closed Veterans' Day

Nov. 14th & 21st LI Arts and Sciences

Nov. 20th Thanksgiving Day Parade 9:30am

Nov. 22nd Celebration with Miss. Donna

Nov. 23rd & 24th Thanksgiving School Closed

Friday, Dec. 8th Holiday Party 3pm 

Special Notices

Sick Policy-A child cannot attend school if they have a fever. Anything over 100 is a fever. Your child must be fever free for 24 hours before coming back to school. March was an awful month for illness at the school and sick children create sick teachers. This turns into a vicious cycle and the illness is prolonged through the school. Please keep your child home if they are sick.

Pizza Fridays -We will be continuing pizza Fridays. If your child attends on Friday, you can pay $15 per month and pizza will be supplied. Just add $15 to your tuition.

Epi Pens-   If your child has an allergy that requires and Epi Pen please be sure you have all the necessary paperwork completed. See Joanne.

  BIRTHDAYS (return to Newsletter menu)

          November Birthdays

7th- Ian 4yrs.

17th- Remy 2yrs.

 

   

Please see your child's teacher and let us know when you would like to celebrate your child's birthday.         

   IMPORTANT NOTICES  (return to Newsletter menu)

School Snacks and Lunch

This is a peanut and nut free school including all tree nuts. Please do not send your child in with any nut products. There is a sunflower seed spread that tastes like peanut butter that is available. If you are using a peanut butter substitute, please tell your child's teacher so that we know it is not peanut butter. Also we do not allow whole carrots or hot dogs for lunch. The carrots can be shredded or cooked and sent in. If you have to send in hot dogs they have to be halved length wise and cut into very small pieces. Grapes and cherry tomatoes must also be cut. Please note filtered water, and 1% milk is offered at snack and lunch. Snack consists of crackers, fruit, vegetables, cheese, pretzels, goldfish, and selected cookies. Lunch is supplied by parents. Please have your child's lunch in a lunch box clearly marked with their name. If their lunch must be kept cold, please place an ice pack in the lunch box. No food can be heated. Parents have used a thermos for mac and cheese, soup and chicken nuggets. If needed, your child will be given assistance setting up their lunch. The toddlers will have their lunch set up for them and will be given assistance with eating. Please note all lunch boxes will go on top of the work bin shelf in your child's classroom. Due to fire marshal restrictions nothing can be left in the hallway. *** Please not if your child has any food allergies, you need to supply all their food including snack.

We will be continuing pizza Fridays. If your child attends school on Fridays you can pay $15 per month and pizza will be supplied. Just add $15 to your tuition.

 

 

Specials

The following school specials will begin on the dates below:

Sign Language- Monday- Miss. Kim 9/11

Dance/Movement- Tuesday- Miss. Laura 9/12

Music- Wednesday- Miss Donna 9/13

Science- Thursday- Miss Rita 9/14

Culture & Cuisine - Thursday- Miss Rita 9/14

Gym- Tuesday and Friday- Mr.Barry 9/8

Spanish- Friday- Miss Nicole 9/8

 

 

Clothing Bins

Please make sure your child has clothes in their clothes bin. Your child's name should be on each piece of clothing. Clothes bins are located in your child's classroom.

Please make sure your child has  clothes in their clothes bins. Your child’s name should be on each piece of clothing. Also please be sure your child’s jacket is labeled with their name. Please use coat bags.

*** Just a reminder when we do go out on the playground the children must wear sneakers. You might want to keep an old pair in their bin.

 

Toddler and Preschoolers Who Nap

Please bring in a crib sheet and small light weight blanket to put on the cot. It must be marked with your child's name. The teachers will send it home to be washed weekly.

 

Children’s Work Bins

Each child has a bin in her/his classroom. Please check this bin on a daily basis. It will contain your child’s work for the day and any correspondence from the teacher or the director.

For children who are not potty trained in Mrs. Fazio’s or Miss Kim and Miss Cathy’s class, please place two or three diapers or training pants in your child’s work bin with a small container of wipes.

 

School Days and Hours

Just a reminder that you must adhere to the schedule you enrolled your child for. We must keep a specific "child to teacher" ratio so this schedule is very important.

Also there are no make-up days if your child is out ill and if you bring your child in late you must still pick them up at their normal dismissal time. There will be an overtime charge for late pick-ups.

 

Tuition

Please note tuition is based on the number of days your child attends in a school year. It is then broken down into ten equal payments.

 

Toys

Please note: We do NOT allow children to bring toys to school. Please adhere to this policy.

 

Box Tops for Education

Our school participates in this program. You will see the Box Tops on many products you purchase. Please have your child help cut them out and bring them to school. Our school receives 10 cents for each box top and we use the money towards activities we have during the school year. We thank you in advance for your help.

 

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