We hope you are planning to join us for the 217 International Dinner this Saturday, June 2nd (4-6PM)!
Online ticket sales are now closed to allow our parent volunteers time to prepare tickets for pickup. Tickets can be collected each morning before school at 8:25am, or on Saturday in the pre-paid entry line.
If you missed out on buying online, you can still purchase tickets at the door on Saturday! Tickets will be $25/adult and $15/child.
See you there!
PS/IS 217 is going green. Construction on the school’s green roof is scheduled to begin within the next month.
Read more at The Main Street WIRE.
Saturday, June 2nd from 4-6pm at PS/IS 217
We need YOU for our biggest community event of the year! Please volunteer to cook - and get your tickets ONLINE TODAY!
CALLING ALL COOKS!
Teams and cooks are starting to shape up but more are welcome!
These countries/regions will be represented:
The following teams need cooks to join them:
Don't see your country of origin represented? We'd love to have you! Reach out to Dawn Falcone for details: email@example.com
Get your tickets today! Tickets for the International Dinner are available now ONLINE HERE!
We look forward to our annual celebration of the amazing diversity at 217!
As part of 217’s Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) program, 217 is excited to announce April's PBIS award recipients! The PBIS awards for April go to elementary students in each class who exemplified Empathy.
Each month, as the PBIS curriculum highlights different core values - and awards will be presented to students who best embody and exemplify these traits. Themes will include respect, cooperation, forgiveness, compassion, tolerance, empathy, problem solving, self control, and confidence.
K001: Cyrus Ollivierre and Imani Hicks
K002: Katherine Cao and Peter Uspensky
K003: Eadie Warsing and Anton Cardinal
K004: Winifred Anderson and Louis Plasencia
K123: Jaylen Reyes
101: Camila Torres and Dana Hunt
102: Yassine Ouanou and Chang Jun Kim
104: Claribel Freedlander and Lucy Sadlier
201: Neda Sadikovic and Zarif Muhammad
202: Habib Nasr and Mayu Nakamura
204: Elly Nakaguchi and Dashiell Davis
301: Christian Coleman and Cayce Davis
302: Maximo Sate and Anastasia Mitrofanova
304: Deniz Ozsirkinti and Shai Golan
401: Leiliana Morales and Matija Kovacic
402: Trang Dang and Sujud Benhamida
404: Zechine Altwicker and Dylan Joseph
405: Sora Toji and Charlie Zast
501: Minahil Umar and Chau Ha
504: Sarah Haque and Louise Wang
601: Crystal Urena Burgos and Abdelkhlik Elakrimi
701: D.J. Engle and Maram Kurer
801: Lan Dinh and Saryah Lamb
We need parents to help during the book fair! Please sign up here to help: www.tinyurl.com/217BookFair
Our Book Fair has a new DIGITAL PAYMENT option!
Scholastic has introduced a new way for students to pay at the book fair!
We will still accept credit cards and cash payments in -person, but parents now also have the option of setting up an online account for each child to use! No more struggling to find cash on the day of the book fair - and no fear of them losing it either!
Set up your account here: www.scholastic.com/bf/psis217rooseveltisl
Co-President: Tracey de Benedictis & Irena Durkovic
Treasurer: Ben Torrance
Co-Secretary: Sadaf Sheikh & Karen Weingarten
Co-Vice-President: Josie Chamla & Eirik Davey-Gislason
Co-Vice President of Events: Janet Griffin & Taryn Merkl
Co-Vice President of Membership: Heart Ashley & Chenda Bao
Thank you to the out-going Board members for their dedication and service!