PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AGENDA – Tuesday, 11/2/2021 @ 10:00 am via Zoom

PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP

Tuesday, 11/2/2021 @ 10:00 am via Zoom

AGENDA

  • Meeting Call to Order
  • Review of Minutes / Motion to Approve
  • President’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report/Motion to Approve Treasurer’s Report
  • SLT Update
  • Questions & Concerns Session
  • Motion to Adjourn

UPCOMING DATES:

Nov 2             Election Day, full remote instructional day

Nov 11           Veteran’s Day (school closed)

Nov 25-26     Thanksgiving Recess (school closed)

Dec 7             December PTA meeting

Dec 24-31      Winter Recess (school closed)

Indigenous People’s Day – Schools Closed on Monday, October 11, 2021

Dear PS 101 Families:

Pease be advised all New York City Department of Education schools will be closed on Monday, October 11th. This special holiday celebrates Indigenous People’s Day to commemorate various histories and cultures.

We look forward to welcoming our students back to school to resume our school week on Tuesday, October 12th.

Visit our website at www.ps101k.com for all Important up-to-date information.

Sincerely,

Gregg Korrol

Principal

Share Information about COVID-19 Vaccine Course with Families

The DOE’s Parent University invites families to attend a one-hour virtual course entitled, “COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know,” which will be held at 10:00 a.m. and at 6:00 p.m. on September 29. The course is being taught by experts from the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), and includes updates about COVID-19 vaccines, as well as a live question-and-answer session. Please share the information with families as soon as possible, by backpacking home this flyer with students in your school. 

As previously shared, the DOE’s Parent University seeks to educate and empower all families from early childhood through adulthood, with free courses, resources, events, and activities. Please continue to make families in your school community aware of this resource by emailing these flyers; translated versions are available in all DOE-supported languages on the Family and Community Empowerment (FACE) family-facing webpage

PTA General Membership / Annual Title1 Meeting AGENDA – 10/5/2021

PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP / ANNUAL TITLE1 MEETING
Tuesday, 10/5/2021 @ 10:00 am via Zoom (Registration in advance required and link will be send via Remind)

  • Meeting Call to Order
  • SLT Elections (2 positions)
  • Review of Minutes / Motion to Approve
  • President’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report/Motion to Approve Treasurer’s Report
  • Title 1 / SLT Update
  • Questions & Concerns Session
  • Motion to Adjourn

UPCOMING DATES:

Oct 11            Italian Heritage Day (school closed)

Nov 2             Election Day, full remote instructional day

Nov 2             November PTA meeting

Nov 11           Veteran’s Day (school closed)

Nov 25-26     Thanksgiving Recess (school closed)

Dec 7             December PTA meeting

Dec 24-31      Winter Recess (school closed)

“Coffee with Korrol” Resumes 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians of P.S. 101,

PS101 parents are invited to have (virtual) Coffee with Principal Korrol. During this 30-45 minute meeting, you’ll meet Principal Korrol, learn about expectations for your specific grade and have a chance to ask questions.

Dates of these meetings are listed below. Please be advised that dates are subject to change.

*You must use your child’s @nycstudents ID to join the Zoom mtg.
**You must have your video turned on
Parents who do not use their child’s ID or have video on will not be admitted or will be removed.
***No recording allowed

  1. Pre-K and Kindergarten – Friday, October 15th at 9:30am
  2. Fifth Grade – Friday, October 22nd at 9:30am
  3. First Grade – Friday, October 29th at 9:30am
  4. Fourth Grade – Friday, November 5th at 9:30am
  5. Second Grade – Friday, November 19th at 9:30am
  6. Third Grade – Friday, December 3rd at 9:30am

Zoom links will be posted in your child’s Google Classroom.

We hope you are able to attend and look forward to seeing you then.

Sincerely,

Gregg Korrol
Principal

What’s Happening in NYC Public Schools Update: Week of September 13-17, 2021

Dear PS 101 Families:

We were thrilled to welcome students back to the classroom—and in-person learning—this week! It was a joyous homecoming as students, teachers, school staff, and families reconnected in schools throughout the city. We are proud to once again be serving our students in safe, healthy, supportive classrooms where they can grow socially, emotionally, and academically. Please visit this DOE website for the most up-to-date information on the historic 2021-22 school year: schools.nyc.gov/homecoming

For more information about important forms to complete, COVID-19 vaccination and testing, quarantine protocols and remote instruction, and resources to receive help, you can read more here: What’s Happening in NYC Public Schools, Week of September 13-17

Translations are posted at https://schools.nyc.gov/messagesforfamilies

Update to Bensonhurst Community Transit – D Trains

Dear PS 101 Families:

Please be advised that starting Saturday, September 18, 2021 through January 2022, there will be no D train service between Bay 50th Street Station and Stillwell Avenue/Coney Island Station due to the MTA’s planned flood protection work over the Coney Island Creek.

Shuttle bus service will be available between Bay 50th Street and Stillwell Avenue/Coney Island stations. For alternate service, more information is available at this link: new.mta.info/coneyislandyard

Gregg Korrol
Principal

Student-Parent Handbook 2021-2022

Dear PS 101 Families:

Our Student-Parent Handbook will serve you with pertinent information regarding NYC procedures and academic policies. It will also include PS 101 school-level protocols in which all families and students must abide by and respect. Please refer to this handbook:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/14y8L-3bj3kbAtN8dSBWkDAjg3pxMTCSx/edit#heading=h.gjdgxs

Thank you for your cooperation to ensure the best experiences for our school community.

Gregg Korrol
Principal