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    PS 166 Art Fair

    PS 166 Kid's Art Fair

    Wednesday, June 5th from  6-8 PM

     

    Each year we host a Kid’s Art Fair. It is a big event held in our school’s cafeteria. Each student has one piece of framed art on display. These framed pieces are available for purchase at 30.00 each. A portion of the money goes toward funding the materials used throughout the year in the Visual Arts Studio Classroom, and some money funds art related field trips. Parents who can, either donate time to help pre, during, or past the fair. Other parents donate refreshments and food items for our food table. Children who attend the event must be attended by an adult at all times. Strollers are not allowed in the cafeteria, as there is limited space. In addition, there is a one dollar raffle for three art related prizes-the drawing is done in school!

    Please consider volunteering! I can’t do it alone! And please come see the show and see how hard your children have worked on these fantastic projects!

    Ms. King

    Rking2@schools.nyc.gov

     

    Don't forget to order by May 29th! Click HERE for the form.

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    G&T Placement Offers - Important Information!

    Placement offers are expected to be released the 2nd week of June. Parents will receive an email when offers are ready and can log in to their myschools account to view the offer.

    IMPORTANT: If you receive an offer for PS 166, you must sign up for a pre-registration appointment as soon as possible. Because of the late date of the offers, all pre-registration will take place on Tuesday, June 11.  The sign up form will be posted HERE the day offers are out. 

    Kindergarten Orientation will take place on WednesdayJune 12th for children who are pre-registered

    Please keep these date in mind if you have applied for the G&T program at PS 166.

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    PoPS - Parents of PS166 on Stage at Prohibition, June 23

    Do you have talent as a  singer, comedian, magician, musician and would like to perform? Contact Sally Cooney to get involved. We already have three PS 166 parent bands scheduled to play and we are looking for more PS166 talent.

    Click here to read about this and more events. 

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    Mark your calendars for PS166’s first ever End of Year House Party

    Join us for a fun night Thursday, June 6th, 6:30PM. There will be music, dancing, drinks and catered hors d'oeuvres at a fellow parent's apartment, only a block from school. Tickets are $100 each. Share delicious hors d’oeuvres, wine & beer, dance to some great music. The bonus is that if we sell out, we’ll have banded together to raise $5000 for PS166.

    Tickets available at auction.ps166.org . Item #111.

    Detailed invite to come when purchased.

    Find out about more events at on the Events Page. 

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  • Congratulations to the Manhattan Knights!

    From May 9th to 12th, the Manhattan Knights participated in the US Chess Federation’s National Elementary Championship in Nashville, TN.  They persevered and at the end of the tournament, they won seven National team trophies on behalf of PS 166:
     
    K5 Championship - 4th Place Team
    K6 U1400 - 7th Place Team
    K5 U900 - 1st Place Team
    K3 U700 - 2nd Place Team
    K1 U500/Unrated - 2nd Place Team
    K6 Blitz - 5th Place Team
    K3 Blitz - 3rd Place Team
     
    To see a more in-depth recap of the player results, visit the Chess webpage.
     
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  • Executive Board Election Results

    Please congratulate the new Executive Board members for the 2019-20 school year.

    • Co-presidents: Rachel Polimeni and Daria Kim
    • Co-Treasurers: Will Kolb and Wanda Lin
    • Recording Secretary: Chandini Prakash
    • VP Grants: Kristin Savov
    • VP Volunteers: Annalisa Peterson
    • Financial Secretary: Simon Franceschi
    • Communications Secretary: Laura Beech
    • VP Fundraising: John Situ
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  • Green Committee

    • A special Gardening Green Committee meeting will be on Monday May 20th at 8:30 am in the community room. Please join us to discuss exciting plans for our gardens!
    • Curbside Compost Collection continues Tuesday ams & Textile Recycling Fridays.
    • Questions or want to get involved? green@ps166pta.org
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