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Principal's Weekly Message (The Week of April 15)

The Petrides School


The Week of April 15, 2024 


Dear Petrides Families, 


Here is to another great week at Panther Nation!!


Check it out!!

Wonderful news spreads….. check out the SILive article “Students from the Michael J. Petrides School rally to support Richmond University Medical Center”


Thank you all that were part and supported.



Don’t forget!! May 3rd is MJP PTA Night of Chances.  Check out the attached flyer for more details and to donate to MJP PTA.  Contact with any questions. 


Events happening this week . . .    



Grades 5 & 8 – Computer Based ELA State Exam



Grades 5 & 8 – Computer Based ELA State Exam

High School College Fair at College of Staten Island




7:00 pm – High School National Honor Society Induction Ceremony




7:00 pm – MJP PTA Meeting virtual




Pre-K - Parents as Partners - Botanist Study



Looking ahead

4/22 – 4/30 – Spring Recess- School Closed

4/27 – S.I. Black Heritage Families Against Violence All-Star Basketball Classic in our Gymnasium

5/2 – Wellness Council visit to Port Richmond High School

5/2 – Middle School Science Field Trip to Pfizer

5/3 – PTA Night of Chances

5/4 – Soap Box Derby Practice – Petrides Complex

5/7 – 5/9 - Math State Exam

5/7 – High School Spring Concert

5/9 – Middle School Spring Concert

5/11 – Soap Box Derby Practice – Petrides Complex

5/18 – Soap Box Derby Race Day – Petrides Complex



College Now @ CSI

Current 10th and 11th grade students are welcome to join the CSI College Now Summer 2024 program. This program allows high school students to take college credit courses while they are still in high school, for FREE. At the completion of the course(s) students will receive a college transcript from CSI with their completed courses detailed. Summer classes fill up very quickly, interested students should apply ASAP.


Registration is directly through the College of Staten Island




Have a great week!!     


Anthony Tabbitas