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Principal's Weekly Message (The Week of November 7)

The Petrides School

PRINCIPAL’S WEEKLY MESSAGE

The Week of November 7, 2022 

 

Dear Parents, 

 

We're kicking off our Parents as Partners "Talk to Your Child About . . . " series with the first session on Vaping this week.  All are invited to join us for this virtual event on Thursday morning at 9:00 am.  Find the link to join the meeting on our webiste (Thursday morning): Petridesschool.com

 

Future meeting will include the following topics: Talk to Your Child About . . . 

 

Making Good Choices

 

Peer Pressure

Their Social Media Presence

 

Middle School Parents: 

Applications for 5th Grade Scholars and National Junior Honor Society are now available.

 

  Here’s what’s happening next week . . .  

 

 

MONDAY 11/7 

 

TUESDAY 11/8 

ELECTION DAY, no school for students 

 

Senior Portrait retakes - appointment is necessary. Please email Mr. Hurley, phurley2@schools.nyc.gov 

 

 

WEDNESDAY 11/9 

Fall School Picture Day, for students in grades PreK-4 

 

THURSDAY 11/10 

Yearbook photos taken 

  • Grade 4 "23" 
  • Grade 8 "23" 
  • Grade 12 "23" 
  • Fall Sports, Winter Sports, and Clubs 
9:00 am Virtual Parents as Partners Meeting: Talking to Your Child About Vaping
 

Staff vs Students Soccer Game, students in grades 4 through 8 will attend

$5 fee includes: one slice of pizza, bag of chips and drink, also includes $1 donation to the Petrides Athletic Program.  

 

4:30 pm Virtual School Leadership Team Meeting 

 

FRIDAY 11/11 

VETERANS DAY, schools closed 

 

 

Fall Parent-Teacher Conferences 

Teachers will be available throughout the week of November 14th for virtual conferences.  If needed, contact your assistant principal for assistance in scheduling your appointment.

Elementary School, Jennifer Ponzi-Caputo: jcaputo9@schools.nyc.gov

Middle School, BettyAnn Souffrin: bsouffrin@schools.nyc.gov

High School, Anthony Tabbitas: atabbit@schools.nyc.gov 

 

Sincerely, 

Joanne Buckheit

Principal