Enjoy some scenes from this morning’s 4th grade Parent Workshop where students demonstrated their coding skills with some impressive presentations, games and projects on Scratch and Spheros!
Stomp into our Roarsome
Dino-Mite Book Fair!
Mon, May 6 - Thurs, May 9
Daily After-School Hours! See schedule for details.
Join your child: Parents are welcome to join children during their scheduled class visit - help them select books or enjoy reading together in the Library. Check the schedule below to find out when your child’s class will be attending - simply sign-in at the security desk and head upstairs to the library on the 2nd Floor.
Help at the book fair: Children often need assistance with choosing books, adding prices, and working with their budget. If you’re free to help, please sign up using the link below - we’d love to see you there!
Sign up here: http://tiny.cc/217BookFair
Our Book Fair has a 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/psis217rooseveltis
To get started, visit www.scholastic.com/bf/psis217rooseveltisl
Mai is an astounding young artist who takes so much care in everything she does. Whether it’s working on the current art project, free drawing, or helping around the art room, Mai always tries her very best and it defiantly shows! She is always kind to others, has a great attitude, and is always happy to help out a fellow classmate! Keep up the great work Mai!
Michael is such a kind and caring soul and shows such an amazing attitude every single day in art class and beyond! Michael is never afraid to exercise his creativity and try new techniques. He is always the first to help a friend or myself, and does so with so much kindness. A truly skilled artist and an all-around great kid, Michael is always a pleasure to have in art class. Keep up the great work Michael!
Veronica is a very special young artist. Besides being an amazing drawer and painter, Veronica is also one of the most helpful students I have ever had. The moment Veronica walks into the art classroom, she asks me what she can do to help, and often does not take no for an answer haha! Veronica has such a love for art and expressing her creativity and unique ideas, and she always takes her time and pays attention to detail. Keep up the great work Veronica!
Shaima always walks into the art room with such an amazing smile, great attitude, and ready to learn and show her creativity. She has such a love and passion for everything she does in art class. A very skilled artist, Shaima is never afraid to try new things, and work extra hard in order to have the best work possible. Shaima is very kind to others, and is always so eager to share her knowledge with the rest of the class. Keep up the great work Shaima!
Luca is a very creative yet quiet young artist. Luca never ceases to astonish and surprise me with his amazing level of creativity, stupendous drawing skills, and brilliant eye for design. A very kind student, Luca is always eager to lend a hand to his fellow classmates or myself. He is a great addition to the art classroom, and his special creativity and skills will take him far! Keep up the great work Luca!
Jonathan is a young artist who is never afraid to think out of the box! Jonathan always amazes me by coming up with different and unique ways of creating his artwork. He is never shy about his talent and is happy to teach and help his fellow classmates. Jonathan always enters the art room ready to do his best work, and with an attitude and excitement to match! Keep up the great work Jonathan!
Gifted & Talented Tours:
We will be holding Gifted & Talented Tours on TUESDAY, APRIL 30.
TUESDAY, APRIL 30 - PS/IS 217 School Auditorium
To view your child’s scores, log into your account at MySchools.nyc. To download your score report, click on the “View Results” link. Printed score reports will be mailed to families also.
The school will be open for Kindergarten Registrations on Saturday, April 6th or April 13th between 10:30 am - 12 pm.
Please bring with you:
As part of 217’s Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) program, 217 is excited to announce March's PBIS award recipients! The PBIS awards for March go to elementary students in each class who exemplified PROBLEM SOLVING.
Each month, as the PBIS curriculum highlights different core values - and awards will be presented to students who best embody and exemplify these traits.
K001: Kyle Lee and Sarah Ahmed
K002: Aili Ma and Akzhunis Temenova
K003: Ta Ye Choe and Tymur Rudenko
K004: Aadit Joshi and Marcella Francese
101: William Baba and My Nguyen
102: Genan Alshames and Julian Rowe
104: E-Tian Bouchot and Lucy Wang
201: Yui Nozaki and Alex Mialkovskyi
202: Matias Zambrano and Niko Eyal
204: Lucy Sadlier and Ruhan Mirza
301: Ruby Sielaff and Zainab Younis
302: Maxim Lin and Adem Radoncic
304: Elly Nakaguchi and Lorenzo Aranda
401: Klara Dongobir, Jacob Sabin, and Tingyu Huang
402: Peter Crump and Arsalan Khan
404: Deniz Ozsirkinti and Amelia Ward
501: Mishaal Younis and Bryan Trukhin
502: Ayaru Temenova and Nawira Maqsood
504: Charlie Zast and Francesca Norhanian 505: Henry Duewer and Fiona Florsheim
601: Minahil Umar and Zhara Thomas
701: Deyan Reza and Shah Rahman
801: Isabella Velloso and Nirjhor Nath
PS/IS 217 Calendar