Welcome Back!!!!

Greetings Parents/Families of PS 101!

We are so very excited for the start of school on Wednesday Sept 5!!! Please read below for some remainders and exciting announcements:

  • School hours are 8:10am-2:25pm daily (breakfast is from 7:40am -8:05am)
    *You should plan to be at school daily by 2:15 to pick up your child as dismissal begins earlier for the younger grades
  • On Sept 5, Kindergarten hours are from 9am-11.am and parents must come to school with their child for a meeting/orientation
    On Sept 6, Kindergarten hours are regular full days starting at 8:10am
  • Construction is going very well! Our new building is anticipated to be complete by September 2019.
  • NEW Programs in PS 101:
    STEM. STEM is a combination of Science/Technology/Engineering and Math. Students will be engaged in creative design projects such as building model cars that they make move and more.
    Augmented Reality– we will be introducing Augmented Reality this year on a limited basis. See more here.
    Life Skills & Leadership: We are placing a heavier focus on Leadership and Life Skills grounded in The Leader in Me.
  • State Exam Scores from the last school year will be available mid-late September, but here is what I can tell you 🙂
    -You can see your child’s scores on MyStudent.nyc in mid-late September
    -PS 101 scores increased in both Math and ELA
    ***PS101 is the highest scoring elementary school in ELA in District 21!
  • Welcome Back to School Night is Wednesday Sept.12 from  4:30pm-7:30pm (more information soon)

And there is so much more to come!!!!

See you next Wednesday morning…


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