Parent Communication

D31 NYC Reads Curriculum Announcement  D31NYC Reads Announcement 1.pdf 

 Yearbook Instructions.pdf  

A Hero Needs a Hero Project 23.pdf 

Pie Order Form Final.docx 

Food Drive Parent letter 2023 1.docx  Food Drive 2023 flyer.png 

Dear PS 5 Families, Please take a few moments to complete our Cultural Connect Survey. Your responses will help us in planning to incorporate your traditions into our school. As always, we appreciate your input! https://tinyurl.com/PS5CulturalConnect

The P.S. 5 Scholastic Book Fair is Wednesday 10/4 and Thursday 10/5. See your child's shopping schedule  2023 Book Fair Schedule 1.pdf .

The P.S. 5 Spirit Shop is OPEN! Please use this link to place your orders before October 5th. There is a new ship to home option for your added convenience. 

Placement information for Summer Rising 2023 will be sent to families the week of May 12.

Our 2023 Food Service Spring Survey

We would like to provide you with the best food service program possible. Take a quick survey to tell us what you want to eat. Thank you in advance for wanting to make a difference. (Select Student, District 31, School Name/Number is 31R005)

 
Talent Show act submissions are due today, Jan. 30th and Talent Show T-Shirts can be ordered until Feb. 14th.
 
PTA Meeting Feb. 6th at PS 5, beginning at 9:30 AM.
 
Please join our PS 5 Team in raising money for the American Heart Association http://www2.heart.org/goto/PS005HuguenotSchoolStatenIslandNY
 
Several people have reached out to us indicating that they missed the deadline to purchase the yearbook.  The yearbook company has agreed to re-open the website and allow purchases through February 15th.  Please don't miss this extended opportunity! If you have any questions, please reach out to one of us.  Thank you! 
 
Tracy Tessitore (917) 816-2156 
Nicole Barone (718) 344-8475

Yearbook reminders  Yearbook 2022-2023.docx  Yearbook Instructions 22-23.pdf 

Spirit Shop is open now until March 9th. Orders will be delivered around March 27th. https://ps5apparel.itemorder.com

Fifth Grade Pie Sale Order form was sent home, please check student backpacks. A copy can also be found on the website on PTA page.

Yearbook information was emailed and sent home, please check your emails & student backpacks.

PS 5 Share a Meal Project with Project Hospitality was emailed home. 

Register for our upcoming PTA Meeting on October 13th at 4PM  PTA Meeting Registration Link 10-13-22.docx 

Picture order form- The student gallery is now active for PRE-PAY orders.  Please see instructions below: www.YearbookInnovation.com Click on Order MYPHOTO Enter Keycode (Pre-pay code) : 23PS5UC Please have parents either print the receipt of the online order or write the confirmation number on their order form.  

Important letters from Mrs. Arcuri and the SCA regarding when the closure of Deisius St will take effect  Street Closing letter.docx  dearneighbor5RAddition1 1.doc 

Register for our upcoming PTA meeting on September 29th at 4PM  PTA Meeting 9-29-22.docx 

PS 5 Goes Gold 9/28/22 for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month  September fundraiser - Childhood Cancer letter.docx 

Start with Hello Week 9/19-9/23   Start With Hello - SEL letter to parents.docx 

PS 5 Book Fair 10/6-10/7 PS 5 Scholastic Book Fair

PS 5 Back to School Ferryhawks Event 9/16/22 Ferryhawks Information

Bus Schedule for 2022-23  Bus times and stops for 2022 2023.docx 

Operoo Notice  Operoo.docx 

Summer Reading Log 

Notice of digital parent handbook and supply drop off day  Letter to Parents June 29th.docx 

Morning Care Morning Care Letter 

*Order your PS 5 Gear Here https://ps5apparel.itemorder.com(*store closes on 9/20/22)

 

P.S. 5 Bus List

P.S. 5’s School Charter- one of the pillars of RULER

P.S. 5 Digital Parent Handbook

Mrs. Arcuri's Messages

 

 

Citywide Behavioral Expectations

District 31 Communications

  • Monthly CEC31 Business and Calendar Meeting for July  July Meeting Flyer.png 
  •  NYC Public Schools Family Update Week of June 12 2023.pdf
  • SI Federation of PTA's Delegate Assembly (open to everyone) will be held on; TUESDAY, MAY 30th at 10:00AM

    Register in advance for this meeting:

    https://nycdoe.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrf-mhpjsjHdwxw5ayO6WRuPQdgfs-afYB  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
  • Free Summer Activities for Kids
  •  Adult Education Presentation 22-23 UPDATED 2.pptx  2022-23 One Pager.pptx  FACE Presentation.pdf 
  •  OFNS Hiring Flyer - No Vaccination 8_5x11.pdf 
  • There is only one day left for parents and guardians to make their voices heard and cast their votes in this year’s Education Council Elections for Staten Island. Become a D31 or D75 voter in SI and vote for CEC, CCHS, & CCSE by Tuesday, May 9th. 

    You will need to sign in to your NYC Schools Account (NYCSA) to vote. If you do not have an account but still want to vote, it’s not too late: sign up now for your NYC Schools Account at schools account. nyc. If you need help signing up for NYCSA, your Parent Coordinator will guide you through the process.

    Review the candidate profiles to learn more about who is running for seats on your district and citywide councils.

    Voting closes tomorrow, Tuesday, May 9, so don’t wait: sign in to NYCSA and vote today!

  • CEC31 Business & Calendar Meeting Invite for May 1st  CEC31 May Agenda 2022-23.pdf 
  •  Parent IEP Member Training .pdf 
  •  2023 Summer Rising Middle School Parent Information Session Flyer.pdf 

    When: Friday, April 28, at 630 PM

    Calling all Middle School families - there are still seats available for rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders in Summer Rising 2023! Summer Rising has added innovative programs to its enrichment portfolio for middle school grades. Please register for Summer Rising at the following website: nyc.gov/SummerRising  Families have until Monday, May 1st, to register their Middle Schoolers for Summer Rising Programming. For questions, please reach out to summer@schools.nyc.gov.

    These programs aim to provide the following:

    Exploring Futures: Middle school sites will develop or add career-connected extensions in the form of Career Exploration Programming and/or Career Exposure Events such as Career Connected Trips, Career Panels & High School Connections.

    ESports/Gaming: Minecraft Education Minecraft Education Edition is a game-based learning interactive tool that can be used in grades K-12. Minecraft Education has features built specifically for learning environments to support collaboration, assessment, coding, and more.

    Coding: Students can learn coding basics using Scratch and CS First easy to use computer science curriculum.

    Mindful Mondays: Every Monday, students can engage in a weekly unit to help explore mindfulness practices to support holistic growth and development.

    Project-Based Learning (PBL) & Career-Connected Learning Opportunities: Schools will have options for selecting high-quality PBL units along with career-connected learning & financial literacy resources.

     

  • SI Federation of PTA's Delegate Assembly (open to everyone) will be held on MONDAY, APRIL 24th at 10:00AM

    Register in advance for this meeting:

    https://nycdoe.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAtceGtrzkqG9cuAiz_ONjsotuTsoTO4GpZ  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

     
  •  March CEC31 Draft Meeting Minutes.pdf 
The Community Education Council of District 31 would like to invite you and all our D31 and SID75 families to our upcoming Monthly Business and Calendar Meeting for February. The Business meeting begins at 6:30PM and the Calendar Meeting will follow at 7PM. Our meeting is an opportunity to receive reports from your council members, hear updates on District 31 from our Superintendent, and for you to ask questions about and provide feedback on the District's educational progress. Please see our attached flyer with speakers below and find the meeting agenda and meeting minutes from last month attached. We look forward to seeing you there! 
 
Register in advance for this meeting:
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Dear District 31,

Candidate Forums are the best opportunity for your community to meet the candidates running for a council seat. Forums are organized by the district and borough Presidents’ Councils in collaboration with the Office of Family and Community Empowerment (FACE).
 
For the 2023 elections, all forums will be held on a virtual meeting platform and will begin at 6 PM. This forum is for candidates and for parents voting. Information on Candidate Forums can be found on the DOE website
 
 

The Staten Island High Schools Candidate Forum is the best opportunity to meet the candidates running for the Staten Island seats on CCHS.  The borough Presidents’ Council organizes forums in collaboration with the Office of Family and Community Empowerment (FACE). Thank you for your partnership!

For the 2023 elections, all forums will be held on a virtual meeting platform and will begin at 6 PM. This forum is for candidates and for parents voting. Information on Candidate Forums can be found on the DOE website http://www.schools.nyc.gov/Candidate Forums.
Meet the candidates running for a seat!

Registration to attend is open now under the Citywide/CCHS heading!

We look forward to having the Staten Island HS community at this forum and wish all candidates the best of luck in the elections!