Daily Announcements

"Where Little People Do Big Things"

18 Marlborough Road Brooklyn, New York 11226 Telephone 718-282-8828

School hours:

PreK 8:20-10:50 am and 12:05-2:30 pm

K-2 8:20-2:40 Monday - Friday

Grades 3 - 5 Monday, Tuesday, Friday - 8:20-2:40 pm
Wednesday and Thursday 8:20-5:15 pm

P.S.249 is an "A" school. NYC Progress Report 2013-2014 
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Reminders
Book of the Month for October - Fire Up with Reading by Tony Buzzeo

October 24- Community Read Aloud, PTA Autumn bake and Movie Night is at 6 pm.
Trip for all first grade students except 1-207.

October 29- All kindergarten classes - farm trip
October 30- P.S.249 Halloween Parties: Grades K-2 2:45-5 pm cost $5 Grades 3-5 6-8 pm cost $10
October 30- No Grade 3-5 Afterschool  (The Reading and Math Program only-
CAMBA will be in session.) If your child is not in CAMBA please pick them up at 2:40 pm.

October 31- Students are NOT ALLOWED to wear Halloween costumes to school on Halloween. 
October 31- Habit of the mind assembly- Grades 3,4 and 5
October 31-Dismissal is at 2:40 pm for ALL STUDENTS.
NO AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS TODAY.
NO CAMBA PROGRAM. Please pick up  your child at 2:40 pm. 

November 4- Election Day/No students today/No estudiantes hoy



Please continue to use MYON for reading and IXL for Math. 


*Help the PTA raise funds for our school by registering your bonus card. 
Stop and Shop website: http://www.stopandshop.com/aplus
Enter your stop and shop 13 digit bonuscard. 
P.S. 249 ID # 09455.  Also, don’t forget to encourage your friends and relatives to do the same.  It could mean the world to our kids. 

Parent Coordinator: Ms. Mackey 1-347-563-4752

PTA Staff members:
Theresa Sanchez, President
Taisha Francisquini, Vice President
Frizine Allan, Treasurer

If you have any comments or questions you can contact Ms. Derenzo, site administrator at
aderenzo@catonschool.org

Thank you for visiting our site! :)


New York City Department of Education Website:
If you need further information about our school.
http://schools.nyc.gov/SchoolPortals/17/K249/default.htm

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 25
Saturday Academy 9-12 noon
Mon, Oct 27 - Tue, Oct 28
Department of Health Kindergarten and First Grade
Tuesday, October 28
Lights on After-School Celebration CAMBA KIDS CONNECTION 3:30-5:00 pm

Donate a healthy snack for your child's group. Carrots sticks, grape tomatoes, grapes, apples, water, oranges, cheese sticks, granola bars, goldfish(baked), yogurt, bananas, berries or pretzels.

Medgar Evers Visit- Prof. Saran and Ms. Derenzo orientation 8:30-10:30 am
Parent engagement 2:40-3:20 pm Face to Face K and 4 only
Parent Workshop - Grade 2 Reading with an info lense
Parent Workshop - Grade 3 - Shifts 319
Parent Workshop- Arts with Ms. Yaffa Mural Painting 224
Parent Workshop- Grade 1 Writing 206, 203, 207
Parent Workshop Grade 5 - Online Resources Room 100
Parent Workshop- Mr. Crosby Math and CC Shifts at 2:45 pm w Clusters
Violin

Weather

Today, 10/25/2014
High: 65 Low: 50
Mostly sunny
11% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/26/2014
High: 65 Low: 47
Partly sunny
5% chance of precipitation.