Welcome

 

PARENT ENGAGEMENT EVENING
September 16th - 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
 
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PTA GENERAL MEETING
Thursday, September 18th at 7PM
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PS 79 Safety Committee Meeting
Wednesday, September 17th at 1:30 pm
TRAFFIC SAFETY

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PS 79 SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM (SLT) MEETING
September 18th at  3:15 pm

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SCHOOL WIDE POSITIVE BEHAVIOR SUPPORT MATRIX

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   VISIT OUR CLASSES
Newsletters are online - Click on Visit Our Classes to see what is going on in all our classes at P.S. 79!

See what cooking in our specials classes:


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P.S. 79 PROUDLY PRESENTS
APRIL BOOK OF THE MONTH

MR. FLUX
by
Kyo Maclear and Matte Stephens

BOOK OF THE MONTH GUIDELINES

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PS 79's LIBRARIAN, MS. NANETTE DOUGHERTY, 

WELCOMES ALL FAMILIES TO VISIT OUR LIBRARY ONLINE!

Help your children find our library books online: 

PS 79Q LIBRARY

LIBRARY FAMILY VOLUNTEER BRIGADE EXPANDS!

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EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

2013 - 2014

  • MATHLETES OLYMPIAD TEAM!

  • WORLD DRUMMING!
  • PS 79 BAND!
  • PS 79 JAZZ BAND!
  • PS 79 DANCE COMPANY!
  • PS 79 THEATRE TROUPE!
  • PS 79 ARTIST CO-OP!

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New York State and New York City Testing
                       Schedule

GRADES 3 - 4 - 5

  • NYS ELA
  • NYS MATH TESTS

GRADE 4

  • NYS PERFORMANCE SCIENCE
  • NYS WRITTEN SCIENCE

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INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS:

  • Teacher’s College Reading and Writing Project
  • Words Their Way: Word Study and Spelling Program
  • GO- Math
  • FOSS Science
  • NYS Social Studies Program based on NYS Scope and Sequence

SCHOOL ARTS PROGRAMS:

  • The Metropolitan Opera Guild  Artist Residencies: Opera-Based Learning: The Metropolitan Opera Guild’s School Partnerships use opera to provide arts learning opportunities for all students. Our approach thoughtfully connects classroom learning with libretto writing, music composition, staging, acting, singing, literary analysis, and critical response – and provides students with opportunities to create, present, and attend opera.
  • Repertoire Exploration Workshops -Backstage Tours/Dress Rehearsal - Grade 5
  • Students Compose Opera/Dress Rehearsal – Grade 4
  • Urban Voices – A Choral Initiative – Grades 2 and 3
  • David Marquis Arts Residencies
  • Puppetry– Grade 1
  • Bhangra Dance - Kindergarten
  • Music and the Brain Keyboard Program (K-1-2)
  •     Little Kids Rock Guitar Program 
  •     World Drumming Program 

**LEARN MORE AT OUR MONTHLY SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM (SLT),PARENT-TEACHER ASSOCIATION (PTA) AND  COFFEE & CONVERSATION WITH THE PRINCIPAL MEETINGS**

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LOG IN TO ARIS PARENT LINK 

  ArisParentLink.org

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LOOK WHAT WE ARE LEARNING!!!

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