3 EASY WAYS TO HELP MS54 THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!
Buy your gifts at Amazon
and support MS54 at the same time for no extra cost! Just use this link: http://tinyurl.com/ms54amazon
or click on the School Rewards logo and begin your shopping. Pass the word on to your friends, family members and co-workers -- anyone who shops at Amazon through our link will be generating money for MS54. Every dollar raised goes to our school and to our children's education!
Secure your auction donations
from your favorite restaurants, spas, salons, theaters, ski-slopes, hotels and liquor stores! The donation form can be downloaded here
Order your holiday gift wrap
and raise money for the PTA! Just go to www.gaschoolstore.com
and use our school code: 2681062.
LOST AND FOUND
Booker T.'s lost and found is in the copy room on the first floor, and parents are welcome to check the bin or on the shelves at any time. Anything not claimed will be gotten rid of on the last Friday of every month. Please remember to have I.D. with you when you come to school!
ARIS AND ARIS PARENT LINK NEWS
As of January 1, the NYCDOE will no longer use ARIS or ARIS Parent Link. If you have content on ARIS Connect that you would like to be able to access after December 31, you should download all of your materials, including resources in public spotlight communities, and save them in a separate location (e.g. your computer’s hard drive or desktop). Read more...
NEW YORK STATE SUMMER SCHOOL OF THE ARTS PROGRAM
NYSSSA 2015, a program of the NYS Education Department, offers intensive, pre-professional summer training programs and is open to all NYS students currently in grades 8-12. Read more...
FUNDRAISE WITH FAIRWAY!
With the Fairway Community Partners program, for every dollar you spend at Fairway, 3% will be donated back to MS54 to support the school!
This is an amazingly easy way for MS54 to earn money for our school! All you have to do is remember to use the card distributed to your student when you shop at Fairway!
If you did not receive a Fairway Community Partners card, or if you need a replacement, contact Anne Pejovich, Parent Coordinator.
PROJECT CICERO: USED BOOK DRIVE
Getting ready to make room on your child's book shelf for the newest books that will arrive for the holidays??
Please consider keeping all these gently used books until early March for the PROJECT CICERO book drive
to be held at MS 54! These books will be contributed to the classrooms and libraries of children in under-resourced New York City schools.
If you'd like to help with the drive please click here to email Lauri Scharankov
HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS INFORMATION
The High School Admissions page was updated October 10 with information on applying to audition schools; please visit our high school page
to learn more.
For general information on applying to High School, please click here
or visit our high school page
where you will find more information on the high school admissions process and online copies of the 2014-2015 directories.
The high school calendar
also lists important dates.
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Please continue to collect box tops for education, which can be found on General Mills products. A new box tops collection container is available in the school lobby. It is very helpful to the box tops team if you could please trim the box tops you submit and be sure that they have not expired.
FREE LUNCH FOR MIDDLE SCHOOLERS
This year, all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students will receive School Lunch for free! This service is part of the city’s efforts to improve the atmosphere and experience for students in our cafeterias.
Please fill out the family household financial form that will be included in the “Welcome Folders” that your children will receive on the first day of school. This form may also be filled out online this year.
If you would like to receive a refund for the balance in your MyLunchMoney.com account, you can Call DOE Food Services at (718) 349-5783. Refunds will be issued in about six weeks as a check and will be sent directly to the parent/guardian home address. Parents can call the same number to transfer balances to another child's account.
For questions, contact SchoolFood at (718) 707-4400(718) 707-4400
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