Welcome

 

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SPRING RECESS
April 14th - April 22nd  
SCHOOL OPENS - APRIL 23rd 


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          P.S. 79 PTA GENERAL MEETING
         Tuesday, April 29, 2014 @ 8:30 am
         
           PTA March-April Newsletter.pdf

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SAFETY COMMITTEE MEETING
Wednesday, April 23rd @ 1:30 pm
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SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM MEETING
Thursday, April 24th at 3:15 pm
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LEADERS
EXPECTATIONS
ACHIEVEMENT
RESPECT, RESPONSIBILITY, ROLE-MODELS
NEIGHBORHOOD
SUCCESS

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:
                   ClusterNewsletterApril2014.pdf
                       Cluster March News 2014.pdf
             Cluster February 2014 Newsletter.pdf

      December 2013 Cluster News
                      November 2013 Cluster News! 
        Digital Detectives - January 2014 News
       Digital Detectives November 2013 News!

Francis Lewis Creates with Ms. B 
         http://JBrownstein.blogspot.com 

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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
2013-2014

GRADES 3 - 4 - 5
NYS ELA - APRIL 1 - 2- 3
NYS MATH TESTS - APRIL 30, MAY 1 - 2
 
GRADE 4
NYS PERFORMANCE SCIENCE - May 21st and 22nd
NYS WRITTEN SCIENCE - June 2


Click below:

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/
assessment/schedules/2014/ei-schedule-14.pdf



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PS 79: A Community of
 
Readers!

We are paving the road to 1000 books in every classroom!
   

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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:

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.

The Metropolitan Opera Guild  Artist Residencies

  • Repertoire Exploration Workshops /Backstage Tours/           Dress Rehearsal  -  Grade 5

o  Students Compose Opera/Dress Rehearsal – Grade 4

o  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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ACCESS YOUR CHILD'S ARIS DATA

LOG IN TO ARIS PARENT LINK 

  ArisParentLink.org

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Please check out: 

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CHECK OUT WHAT'S GOING ON AT PS 79!

LOOK WHAT WE ARE LEARNING!!!

HELP YOUR CHILD CHOOSE BOOKS WELL!

REPORT CARDS 

PROMOTION STANDARDS

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