Weekly Update

P.S. 212Q

Our vision for all learners the principal, the staff, and most importantly our students is continuous growth and improvement.

Our Habits of Mind focus year long: https://www.habitsofmindinstitute.org/learning-the-habits/

Remaining Open to Continuous Learning and Thinking about your Thinking (Metacognition)

January Habits of Mind: Thinking Interdependently

Week of January 23-27, 2023 - Principal's Message - Great Kindness Challenge Spirit Week

Dear Families,

This week P.S. 212Q is participating in the The Great Kindness Challenge and I encourage you to participate in The Great Kindness Challenge Family Edition: https://thegreatkindnesschallenge.com/familyedition

Weekly Events:

  • Mindful Monday, January 23, 2023 (Day 83) - Show Peace, Love & Kindness! Wear tie-dyed clothes. Lunar New Year Grade 2 Hip-Hop class. 8:30 am Lunar New Year read aloud. 5:00 pm Lunar New Year Lantern Walk (see below).
  • Thankful Tuesday, January 24, 2023 (Day 84) - Hats off to kindness! Grade 2 Hip-Hop class. After school programs.
  • Wellness Wednesday, January 25, 2023 (Day 85) - United We Stand to be kind! Wear red, white, and blue. Plastic Free Lunch Day (see below) Brighter Bites. After school programs.
  • Thoughtful Thursday, January 26, 2023 (Day 86) - Super Hero Day! After school programs.
  • Fun-Fab-Fit Friday, January 27, 2023 (Day 87) - PJ Day to dream of kindness! 7:30 am Parent Communication.8:30 am Cornell Nutrition for parents. 5:30 pm PTA Family Game Night - Great fun for all and gifts from local vendors too!

Upcoming Events:

  • Tuesday, January 31 - PTA Meeting 6:30 pm.
  • Family Talent Show - Friday, March 10th 6:00pm!!!


Laura Miniero, Principal

Congratulations to Shahreen and Dechhen from 4-400 who placed 6th and 1st!!!! In our first Debate!!!

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Plastic Free Lunch Day

Here is a checklist of things you can do to reduce the amount of single-use plastics: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tIqe0pkJqLRl_fG5fkOmJvUUDuw7FKcg61H7GTvgv6w/edit?usp=sharing

Thank you from Mrs. Delsoldato and the P.S. 212Q Green Team

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The SORA App - can be found here: https://soraapp.com/library/nycschools

Students have access to a full digital library.

Instructional Focus

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Habits of Mind

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President - Farzana Mollah

Co-President - Michael Torpey

Treasurer - Ana Garcia

Secretary 1 - Gloria Contreras

Secretary 2 - Linda Leung

Secretary 3 - Grace De Pena

Contact: mailto:212pta@gmail.com

Consider a $20.00 donation. Your commitment provides activities for students such as arts residencies, field trips, and kindergarten and grade 5 end of year celebrations

P.S. 212Q

"We inspire Children to Learn, to Experience and to Achieve"

Email: lminiero@schools.nyc.gov
Website: www.ps212q.com
Location: 34-25 82nd Street, Queens, NY, USA
Phone: 718-898-6973
Twitter: @ps212Q