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Some Gentle Reminders

Updated April Calendar

Parent Survey Submission

Your voice matters.  Parent Survey's have been extended to April 11, 2019.  If you have not do so as of yet, click the link below to complete yours.  You no longer need a code.
Parent Survey Link

Kinder Parents

“Help foster independence in your kids! We ask that, Kindergarten parents not walk their children to class. It’s an important step in their development, and in getting ready for 1st grade. If your kid likes to be dropped off directly, we suggest having a conversation with them before you get to school. Let them know that they are doing the same things the big kids are. If your kids are nervous, bring them a few minutes early for a hug in the lobby before they walk to class.”
Test Taking Tips for Parents to Prepare
Letter to Parents Grades 3-8
Please join the 282 School Community as we bring awareness to Autism. 
Tuesday, April 2, 2019, please wear BLUE 
Thursday, April 18, 2019 282 Will have a Community Walk.  Starting at the main enterance, down Lincoln Avenue, circle around to Berkeley St and return back to the main entrance.  
Each staff member will be given an autism ribbon and/ or bracelet
Staff and students should wear BLUE
Students will create personalized banners
DONATE to support Autism & P S 282's Horizon Program
GoFundMe - www.gofundme.com/autism-acceptance-walk
GoFundMe support Autism & P S 282's Horizon Program

Recess Committee

Parent Volunteers Needed

We need parent volunteers who can start at least one activity on the playground and keep an eye on things. It can be running a soccer game, teaching jump rope, getting chalk going, hula hoop, or whatever is fun! Recess supports physical activity, social-emotional growth, and even test scores, but it's more effective with a little structure.

You can be a literal game changer!

Just an extra person to zip up coats, sweep trash, and zip up coats would go so far to help our kids and hard-working staff!
Commit to one day or several, it's totally flexible. Thank you for what you can contribute!
Sign up here
List of lunch/recess volunteer duties and ideas
Submit your recess/lunch feedback here
Contact the PTO recess committee: 282recess@gmail.com
Can't be there? You can also help by donating to our PTO securely via Paypal

Sincerely,

Your Recess Committee co-chairs
Tracey Toole & Ben Popken
 






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