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2012 - October 22nd - 26th:

posted Oct 21, 2012, 12:39 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Oct 21, 2012, 12:43 PM ]

2012 - Week of October 22nd – 26th:


Dear Members of the MHA PS 65x Community:



·         All morning line-ups will be in the auditorium.  All Teachers are to be in the auditorium at 8:00 a.m.  Please be prompt. 

·         Technology prep period at 12:35 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays, will take place in your classroom.  Please have your students ready for Ms. Blackwell prior to her arrival.  If laptops are needed, put in a request more than 24 hours in advance.

·         Administrative class walk-throughs will be continuing in the month of October; as to not interrupt the lesson, please have your lesson plan available (open on a desk/table) for our review.



Monday, October 22, 2012:                


·         4th Grade Teachers to meet with the NY Historical Society in room 511 at 9:30 a.m. (4th Grade Planning at 8:45 a.m. in room 511.)

·         Staff PD on ACS protocol by Ms. Ross in Powers’ side gymnasium. 

·         Bronx Ensemble Arts Drama Afterschool program in Auditorium. See Ms. Santiago for details.


Tuesday, October 23, 2012:


  • Special Education Common Planning Period (8:45 a.m.)  Please be prompt.
    • ICT teachers in room 410 with Ms. Turner of QIP.
    • MRE teachers in room 412.
  • Fourth Graders on trip to Museum on Natural History
  • Class K-209 on Neighborhood Walk 8:30-10:30 a.m.
  • Parent Math Workshop with Ms. Presto in Cafeteria at 9:00 a.m.
  • Second Graders on trip to the St. Mary’s Pool.
  • SCA Multipurpose Room Upgrade Conference - 1:30 p.m.
  • Extended day for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders. PreK-2nd Grade Teachers, please be prompt to your classes.


Wednesday, October 24,  2012:


  • Ms. McManus, Ms. Rodriguez, Ms. Hochroth & Ms. Lizardi at STOPP TCI training @ PS 56 170 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 8:30-3p.m.
  • Ms. Ward in School with Pre-K
  • Ms. Hunt and Ms. Maida at Task Force Meeting at DeWitt Clinton HS
  • Second Graders on trip to the St. Mary’s Pool.
  • Extended day for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders. PreK, Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade Teachers please be prompt to your class.


Thursday, October 25, 2012:


·         Teachers please dismiss on time: 2:20 p.m.


Friday, October  26, 2012


  • STOPP TCI Training at Bronx Location for Ms. Maltby and Ms. Yal Jorle.
  • ICT  training at Teachers’ College for Ms. McMullen, Mr. Baboolal, Ms. Otero and Ms. Rodriguez

·         Mr. Mehno at CFN 203 ELL Professional Development

·         Second Graders on Trip to Randall’s Island

·         UFT Meeting on District Representative Pat Filomena in room 504 during both lunch periods

·         Bronx Ensemble Arts Drama Afterschool program in Auditorium. See Ms. Santiago for details.



Looking Ahead:


  • October 30th:
    • CFN 203 Special Education Liaison meeting.
    • Parent Fire Safety Meeting Presented by FDNY in Cafeteria 9:00 a.m.
  • October 31st:
    • Crazy Hat Day – Wear your favorite outlandish hat
    • Haunted House in Auditorium – Presented by the Custodial Staff
  • November 5th: Staff PD and Faculty Conference
  • November 6th: No School for Students – PD for all staff members.
  • November 8th: UFT Member’s meeting on Welfare Fund, etc. in room 504 during both lunch periods
  • November 12th: Veteran’s day – School Closed
  • November 14th:  WEDNESDAY
    • Parent Teacher Conference: 1-3 p.m. and 5-7:30 p.m.
    • Parent Workshop 9 a.m. in Cafeteria
  • November 15th & 16th: FDNY Fire Safety Presentation in classrooms – See class schedule
  • November 16th: Ms. Presto at CNF 203 Math Coach Meeting
  • November 22nd & 23rd: Thanksgiving – School closed.
  • November 27th: CNF 203 SpEd Liaison meeting
  • November 30th: Ms. Sefa and Mr. Chen at MATB Workshop
  • December 5th: No PreK Students are to Attend School
  • December 6th
    • Common Core Task assignments due to Ms. Gonzalez, Coaches and Ms. Hunt
    • Ms. Hunt at CFN 203 AP meeting
  • December 7th: Ms. Presto at CFN 203 Math Coach Meeting
  • December 18th: Bronx Arts Ensemble Winter Show 10 AM for School and 5 PM for Parents
  • December 24th – January 1st – Winter Recess
  • January 2, 2013 – School Starts