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Memo #32

April 8, 2019

 

JOG-A-THON/FIELD DAY is coming up soon.  This is our biggest and most fun fundraiser of the year.  On Friday, May 31st starting at 9:30 AM.   The entire school will meet at Kissena Park for a day of games and jogging around the lake followed by a hot dog lunch.  Students will ask friends and family to sponsor their activities to raise funds for their school.  We need everyone’s participation in order to make this fundraiser a success!  Please read the attached letter for instructions.
 
It only takes about 3 minutes to set up your account.  Staff will be
available after school on Wednesday and Thursday (April 11-12) during
 P/T Conferences to help you set up your student’s donation account.
 
 
TAQUITO TUESDAY!  $2.00 each.  One day only.  Proceeds go to increasing Tech throughout the school.
FEED FCS $5.00 HOT LUNCH  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10TH! – Baked Potato, Chili, and Vegetarian Chili, Toppings (sour cream, shredded cheese, and butter.)  (Children can choose the items they want).  You do not have to pay in advance.  Please remember to send the $5 with your child.  If you want to order in advance, please do so at feedfcs@gmail.com
 
ICE CREAM SALE – on Wednesday and Thursday.   Cost will be $3.00.  Proceeds will benefit 4th grade field trip.
 
Amazon Smile:  FCS has received Amazon Smile donations totaling $325.02 thanks to participants who have chosen Flushing Christian Day School as the charity of choice.  Thank you so much for choosing us!  Thus far we only have 52 participants. Imagine how much our school would benefit if every family signed up and asked family and friends to sign up too!
Please sign up and shop on smile.amazon.com so that our school can benefit with every eligible purchase you make. If you have any questions about how to sign up, please contact ptfa@fcsnyc.org
It is a simple set up that takes as long as it took to read this post and it costs you nothing.
 
THIS WEEK - SPRING PARENT /TEACHER CONFERENCES
 
Elementary School:  Grades K-4 - Wednesday, April 10th - morning only
                                                            Thursday, April 11th - morning, afternoon. evening
 
Middle School:           Grades 5-6 Wednesday, April 10th - morning, afternoon, evening
                             Grades 7-8 Thursday, April 11th -   morning, afternoon, evening
 
Notices were sent home 2 weeks ago. Conferences are not required but recommended.  Schedule your appointment early to secure your desired time slot.
 
REPORT CARD DISTRIBUTION Grades K-6 Tuesday, April 9th
                                                        Grades 7-8 Wednesday, April 10th
 
NO SCHOOL – Friday, April 19th through Friday, April 26th for Easter/Spring Recess.  Classes will resume on Monday, April 29th.
    
UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTThe Amani Children’s Choir will be visiting us from Uganda.  Many of these children are recipients of Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes.  Please come join us for this special event on Tuesday, April 30th @ 1:30 PM.
 
IT IS TIME TO ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK!  The school yearbook celebrates events and shared memories of your student’s experiences during the school year.  Photos of every class are included in the book.  The cost is $30
 
PTFA NEWS
 
MOMS IN TOUCH PRAYER GROUP: meets each Tuesday from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM at the school.   Please come out and join us for prayer.
Dates to Remember:
April 9 & 10           -               Report Cards Sent Home
Aril 10-11              -               Parent/Teacher Conference
April 19-26            -               No School – Easter/Spring Break
May 31:                                  Field Day @ Kissena Park

Memo #31

April 1, 2019

 
 
CONGRATULATIONS TO FLUSHING CHRISTIAN SCHOOL TEAM NAVIGATORS WINNING 1st PLACE IN THE NATGEO REGIONAL COMPETITION!
National Geographic and thousands of students across the U.S. joined in a nationwide endeavor to address the problem of plastic pollution in our global waterways. Over 1,100 projects were submitted.  FCS Team Navigators Victor, Alex, Jeremiah and Natanel, under the leadership of Ms. Nelson and Mrs. Rozic, will be advancing to the final competition Washington, DC next month.  To God be the glory!
 
SPRING CONCERT will be this Thursday, April 4th @ 7:15 PM held at First Presbyterian Church of Flushing, 150-20 Barclay Avenue.   Students report to school at 6:45 PM (no sooner since the teachers will be taking their dinner break). For your convenience we are resending the letter with details from Ms. Baker with today’s Monday memo.
 
TUESDAY TAQUITO SALE!  $2.00 each.  Proceeds will benefit the computer lab.
 
ICE CREAM SALE – on Wednesday.   Cost will be $3.00.  Proceeds will benefit
4th grade field trip.
 
SPRING PARENT /TEACHER CONFERENCES
 
Elementary School:  Grades K-4 Wednesday, April 10th morning only and Thursday,                                               April 11th.
 
Middle School:           Grades 5-6 Wednesday, April 10th
                             Grades 7-8 Thursday, April 11th
 
Notices were sent home last week. Conferences are not required but recommended.  Schedule your appointment early to secure your desired time slot.
 
REPORT CARD DISTRIBUTION Grades K-6 Tuesday, April 9th
                                                        Grades 7-8 Wednesday, April 10th
 
NO SCHOOL – Friday, April 19th through Friday, April 26th for Easter/Spring Recess.  Classes will resume on Monday, April 29th.
 
 
IT IS TIME TO ORDER YOUR YEARBOOKThe school yearbook celebrates events and shared memories of your student’s experiences during the school year.  Photos of every class are included in the book.  The cost is $30.  Supplies are limited; order early to avoid disappointment.
 
 
Enrollment for 2019-2020 is in progress.  Seats are filling up quickly.  Secure your child’s seat for 2019-2020 by registering early. 
 
FACTS Tuition Assistance is now openIf you wish to apply for tuition assistance, you should begin the application process now.  PLEASE NOTE:  You must apply every year; tuition assistance is not automatically renewed.
 
 
PTFA NEWS
 
Amazon Smile:  So far, FCS has received Amazon Smile donations totaling $325.02 thanks to participants who have chosen Flushing Christian Day School as the charity of choice.  Thus far we only have 52 participants. Please sign up and shop on smile.amazon.com so that our school can benefit with every eligible purchase you make. Further, you can ask family and friends to also select us charity of choice. It is a simple set up that takes as long as it took to read this post. If you have any questions about how to sign up, please contact PTFA@FCSNYC.ORG
 
MOMS IN TOUCH PRAYER GROUP: meets each Tuesday from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM at the school.   Please come out and join us for prayer.
Dates to Remember:
April 9 & 10           -               Report Cards Sent Home
Aril 10-11               -               Parent/Teacher Conference
April 19-26            -               No School – Easter/Spring Break
May 24:                                  Field Day @ Kissena Park
 
 
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