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November is Diabetes Awareness month
Click here for the November calendar 

Thank you to all attendees of this month's PTA meeting. Congratulations to all of the student award recipients and to the raffle winners!

The Fall Parent Teacher Conference took place yesterday (November 20). Please notify us in writing if you would like your child to pick up his/ her report card. 

High School Applications are due on November 21.

Keep clipping those Box Tops! Box Tops letterMore info on Box Tops for Education.
Sixth graders are in the lead!

In other news...
(Updated 11-19-14)
NEW Click here for the CDC's 2015 summer internship opportunities

This year we are an 
Urban Advantage school.
Free Family Science Day Admission vouchers are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Here's the District 17 tentative events calendar for the 2014-2015 school year.
--What notices have you missed? See the "Parent Letters" link to the left.
--Are you not receiving notices? Is your child not doing homework? Leave a message for a teacher at "
Reach a Teacher" to your left.
--Need assistance with your citizenship application? See this info
--Support the Merit Ticket system: Merit Ticket Auction Donation Drive
--The GED Exam is now called TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion) - Get more info here
--Free Classes for Adults!!!
Don't miss this opportunity to further/ enhance your education with classes such as Certified Nurses AssistantMicrosoft Office Specialist, Boiler Maintenance, Cosmetology, WEB Page Design, Auto Servicing etc. 
See this flyer for details and pass it on. Classes are offered in various boroughs at various times.

Ever considered becoming a Parent Leader or a volunteer? See this page for information

For archived announcements (including archived Parent Corner articles) click here Announcement Archive







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