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 16-20, 2023 - Principal's Message

Dear Families,

A big shout out to our PTA Executive Board! This week they provided our staff with "survival kits" and volunteered for our NYC Kids Rise Kindergarten account activation after school workshop. Thank you. Thank you. We appreciate you!

We are in the news for our efforts of raising over $98,000 for P.S. 212Q students!


Please see Ms. Olga Flores mailto:oflores3@schools.nyc.gov to ACTIVATE your child's account!

Weekly Events:

  • Mindful Monday, January 16, 2023 - School Closed - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
  • Thankful Tuesday, January 17, 2023 (Day 79) - Grade 2 Hip-Hop Dance. 6:30 pm Chancellor's Call with District 30 CEC (see below).
  • Wellness Wednesday, January 18, 2023 (Day 80) - Student council. Grade 2 Hip-Hop Dance. After school programs.
  • Thoughtful Thursday, January 19, 2023 (Day 81) - After school programs.
  • Fun-Fab-Fit Friday, January 20, 2023 (Day 82) -7:30 am Parent Communication. 8:30 am Cornell Nutrition for parents.

Upcoming Events:

  • Monday, January 16th - School Closed - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
  • Great Kindness Challenge 1/23-1/27/23
  • PTA Family Game Night - Friday, January 27th 5:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 31 - PTA Meeting 6:30 pm.
  • Family Talent Show - Friday, March 10th 6:00pm!!!


Laura Miniero, Principal

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Chancellor's Town Hall

6:30pm Chancellor's Zoom with District 30 CEC and our community.

You must register for the meeting at https://learndoe.org/cec/.

2023-2024 Kindergarten Application Process

Application Opens Wednesday, December 7, 2022 -

Please contact our Parent Coordinator Ms. Olga Flores mailto:Oflores3@schools.nyc.gov for assistance.

The application deadline is Friday, January 20, 2023. All families who apply by the deadline will receive a kindergarten offer in April.

DOE Information: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/enrollment/enroll-grade-by-grade/kindergarten

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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