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Back to School Event: Friday, September 10th

The Petrides School

Back to School Event: Friday, September 10th

August 22, 2021 
 
Dear Petrides Families,
 
SAVE the DATE!  We will be welcoming families to campus for our annual Back to School event on Friday, September 10th.   You are invited to pick up important start of school information, including class/teacher assignment for elementary school students and student programs for middle and high schoolers. We will also be distributing transportation information such as bus/walker tags for early childhood students and Metrocards for high school students. 
 
You will have an opportunity to meet your child’s teacher(s) and elementary and middle school families may drop off their child's school supplies (please be sure they are labeled).  
 
Please plan to arrive according to the following schedule:
9:00 am to 10:30 am - HIGH SCHOOL
10:30 am to 12:00 noon - MIDDLE SCHOOL
12:00 am to 1:30 pm - ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
We will accommodate families with siblings when they arrive.  
 
Reminder: There is limited parking on campus; street parking is available on Ocean Terrace and Staten Island Boulevard.  
 
The assistant principals will also host Virtual Orientation Meetings for parents of students in our entry grades on Thursday, September 9th, according to the following schedule:
  • Ms. Ponzi will host session for parents of PreK and Kindergarten students at 5:30 pm
  • Ms. Souffrin will host session for parents of students entering grades 5 and 6 at 6:00 pm
  • Mr. Tabbitas will host session for parents of students entering 9th grade at 6:30 pm
Details for accessing the VIRTUAL Orientation Meeting will be provided later..  
 
We are excited for the new school year and look forward to seeing you on September 10th!  
 
Sincerely, 

Joanne Buckheit

Principal