News from the Parents' Association About Events in February
Please save the dates for these PA events in February:
Feb. 20– MS/US Parent Coffee (changed from Feb. 14) 8:30 AM
Understanding Adolescents: The What, Why, and How of Building Student Social and Emotional Learning for Academic Success, Well-being and Community
This year Poly Prep is engaged in a schoolwide focus on Social & Emotional Learning (SEL). Please join consultants from The Institute for Social and Emotional Learning on February 20 for an interactive and informative parent workshop that focuses on middle school students, but is open to ALL families. RSVP.
8:30 AM coffee and refreshments; 9:00 AM presentation Memorial Chapel, Dyker Heights campus
Parent Socials: Mark your calendars. Locations will be announced.
Grade 5: April 23 Grade 6: April 24 Grade 7: April 25 Grade 8: April 9 Grade 9: April 16 Grade 10: April 10 Grade 11: April 11 Grade 12: April 10
See below for upcoming Lower School events:
Feb. 4 – Lower School Pajama Drive begins! Bring in a pair of new pajamas to donate to a child in need.
Feb. 7 – Parent Coffee: Join us at 6:30 PM at the Lower School to learn the scope and sequence of your child’s curriculum and how it ties in with diversity and inclusion initiatives.
Feb. 8 – Join us for our monthly Parents’ Association meeting at 8:45 AM. Location TBD.
Feb. 21 – Freedom from Bias will be held at the LS at 8:45 AM. This parent-led forum is a wonderful opportunity for parents to connect and continue to learn about a broad range of topics related to diversity and inclusion. Although this group meets at the Lower School, all parents are warmly invited. More information about this next meeting with be forthcoming.
Reminder: Passport to Poly will be held March 3 from 2-4 PM. Contact a member of the Lower School PA to get involved!