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Annual Fund

MS54
ANNUAL FUND
2014-2015



AUCTION 2015

MS54
AUCTION
2015

It's never too early
to get started!

We are looking for items
for our MAY 2, 2015
Spring Fling Auction



Local Weather

Today, 7/23/2014
High: 88 Low: 73
Chance thunderstorms
54% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/24/2014
High: 82 Low: 66
Chance thunderstorms
53% chance of precipitation.

MTA Status


SUMMER READING & ASSIGNMENT LISTS
and SUPPLY LISTS FOR ALL GRADES


The 2014 Summer Reading & Assignment Lists, as well as supply lists for all grades, have been posted here.


SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES FOR FAMILIES AND STUDENTS

Shakespeare, Metropolitan Opera, fireworks displays, fishing, arts and crafts, wildlife, internship programs and more, and most are free!
Read more...



NEW PARENTS INFORMATION

NEW MS54 PARENTS/GUARDIANS: If you will be registering your child as a student at MS54 for the first time in the 2013-2014 school year, we ask that you fill in the advance information form so that we can get a head start on our family directory and so we can communicate with you prior to the fall term.

CURRENT (7th and 8th Grade) MS54 PARENTS: If you have not provided us with your information in the past, or need to make changes, please also use this form.

THE SCHOOL WILL BE EMAILING CLASS ASSIGNMENTS to families starting the week of August 29, so be sure your email information is up to date.

Summer Meals

Free summer meals will be available from June 27 to August 29. Any child 18 years or younger can enjoy a healthy free breakfast and lunch at different schools, pools, parks, New York City Housing Authority complexes and other locations around the city. No registration, documentation or ID is required. SchoolFood will also deploy three mobile food trucks this summer to beaches, parks and mobile trucks to handout free delicious and nutritious lunches to as many children as possible.

MS54 Booker T. Washington will be a summer meals site from June 30th through August 29th, serving breakfast from 8 - 9:15am and lunch from 11am - 1:15pm, Monday through Friday.

A bilingual flyer (English/español), with a list of other Upper West Side meal sites, is attached belowYou can also search for sites at the Summer Meals website, call 311 or text NYCMEALS to 877-877. (Standard messaging rates apply)
SummerMealsDist3UWSR2.pdf
HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS PROCESS


Go to the high school page for details on the high school admissions process and for online copies of the 2014-2015 directories.

Information updated on 6/24/2014.

BE MEDIA SAVVY

As you know, our students have attending grade-specific assemblies on social media, safety and cyberbullying from Michelle Ciulla Lipkin, Executive Director of the National Association for Media Literacy Education. Michelle also spoke to MS54 parents at our November PTA meeting.

We have a new page on our website dedicated to media literacy, with information and videos that Michelle has provided, so that parents and school staff can also benefit from the information that is being provided to our students. This page is intended to be a resource for our kids as well!

You can find it under Be Media Savvy: Information for Students and Parents under the Education links folder or go directly to the page at tinyurl.com/ms54socialmedia

Notice to ms54.org Gmail / Google Docs Users
eChalk and Google integration is in effect.  You will need to use different methods to log in to your ms54.org Google account. Read more...



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or can't find something you're looking for, please send an email to: 
webmaster@ms54pta.org

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find them on our homepage, please visit our
Announcement Archive


DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION NEWS


Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 31
Last day of Summer School
Monday, August 4
Middle School Citywide ELA Test
Students should be at school no later than 8:30am.
Tuesday, August 5
Middle School Citywide Math Test
Students should be at school no later than 8:30am.
Wednesday, August 6
Middle School Citywide Make-Up Tests
This is the LAST CHANCE to take the ELA or Math tests!
Students should be at school no later than 8:30am.

Monday, September 1
Labor Day
Thursday, September 4
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
8:40am - 3:00pm

CEC District 3 Events

7/30/2014 : PEP Meeting - Read Full Article

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 MS 131
 100 Hester Street
New York, NY 10002

8/20/2014 : Business & Calendar Meeting - Read Full Article

6:30 PM

Joan of Arc Complex
154 W. 93rd St
Room 204

8/21/2014 : PEP Meeting - Read Full Article

6:00 AM

The High School of Fashion Industries
225 West 24th Street
New York, NY 10011
9/4/2014 : First Day of School - Read Full Article

Early dismissal for non-District 75 Kindergarten students.

Partial school time for Pre-K.

9/16/2014 : Parent Teacher Conferences - Read Full Article

Evening