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October is Breast Cancer Awareness month
Click here for the October calendar 

CEC 17 presents a Town Hall Event with Schools' Chancellor Carmen Fariña. It takes place on November 5, don't miss it! English flyer Spanish Flyer.

Schools' Chancellor Carmen Fariña has written a letter addressing the school community regarding the Ebola situation in NYC. Also, see the "Parent Letters" link to your left.
Families, the
Big Apple Fundraiser ends this week. The Fundraiser started on Friday Oct 3 and ends on October 29. Please check your child's bookbag for a large white envelope.

Keep clipping those Box Tops! Box Tops letterMore info on Box Tops for Education.


In other news...
(Updated 10-27-14)
Incoming families, see this link for the Middle School application process. Feel free to contact Mr. Thomas to schedule a walkthrough. 718-857-5516.

Parents, Progress Reports were sent home on Friday October 10.
Return the cut-off section if you would like to have a discussion with a teacher. (Or use the "Contact Us/ Reach A Teacher" link).

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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