229 Parent Coordinator Newsletter

The Manny Times

Hello Again

Hello Parents of P.S 229


Stay Strong


Stay Healthy


P.S 229 Strong

Report Cards:

If you have not created your Mystudent.NYC account - you will not have access to your child's report card.

Email me at my email address and the account will be created for you:


Mmessina8@schools.nyc.gov

Covid 19


SCHOOLS OFFERING IN-PERSON LEARNING ARE CONDUCTING WEEKLY RANDOM COVID 19 TESTING FOR STUDENTS AND STAFF.


IF YOUR CHILD IS TESTED, YOU SHOULD RECEIVE TEST RESULTS VIA TEXT, PHONE, OR EMAIL WITHIN 2/3 DAYS. MAKE SURE THAT THE SCHOOL HAS CURRENT CONTACT INFORMATION.


IF YOU HAVEN'T RECEIVED YOUR RESULTS, PLEASE CALL THE COVID 19 PUBLIC SCHOOL HOTLINE AT:


646-614-3028

Health Screening

Reminder:


Each day, students must either submit an electronic version or a paper copy of the NYC Health screening.


The electronic version of the NYC Health Screening is available at:


https://healthscreening.schools.nyc


Students cannot be admitted to the building without one of the screenings.

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2021 Commnity and Citywide Elections

2021 is an election year for New York City's Education Councils. Parents across the city have an opportunity to run for a council seat and help shape policies and priorities for New York City schools. There is one council for each of New York City's 32 community school districts.


The CEC offers parents the opportunity to support and impact education at the district level.


The 2021 CEC election is almost here. Get all the information you need to prepare for a council seat by contacting your school's parent coordinator.


You are eligible to run if you are the parent of a student who currently attends Pre K through 8th grade in a school under the jurisdiction of the Community School District.

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Introducing our "New Manny"

Our New "Manny"



Credit to - Ms. Cherly Apicella


PTA President

March Dress Up Days

March 1, 2021 - Crazy Hair Day


March 2, 2021 - Crazy Hat Day


March 3, 2021 - Diversity Day


March 4, 2021 - 100th Day


March 5, 2021 - Crazy Sock Day


March 17, 2021 - Wear Green Day

Pre K Application Process

The Pre-K application will open on February 24, 2021, and the deadline to apply is April 7, 2021.


During the application period, parents can apply online or by phone.

Throughout the process, parents can apply using the Myschools.nyc to learn about programs.


Before you apply you should:



  • Set up your Myschools account
  • Start exploring Pre K programs in the online Pre K directory.
  • Pre-K admissions are not first-come, first-served and you can make changes to your application before the application deadline. All applications submitted are treated the same based on the following three admissions factors:


  1. Your application choices
  2. Seat availability
  3. Admission priorities



For further information email:


QueensPlazaNFWC@schools.nyc.gov