PK-107 Newsletter – Week of October 19th

Pre-K 107 Classroom Newsletter
October 19th –October 23rd

Classroom News
Important: Every child must have a flu shot by December 31 st or they may not return to school in January. Anyone who has not submitted an updated medical or immunization form must do so now, as they were due the first week of school. Thank you to those who have already done so.
** Please note… Friday October 30th PKFA will not be in session. School is closed.**

This week we will learn about what makes our class important and unique. We will be learning about friendships. The students will discuss what a friend is and the qualities that make them a good friend. The students will practice being a good friend to one another. The sense of taste will be introduced.

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PK-107 Newsletter – Week of October 12th

Pre-K 107 Classroom Newsletter
October 12th- October 16th
Classroom News
Important: Every child must have a flu shot by December 31 st or they may not return to school in January. Anyone who has not submitted an updated medical or immunization form must do so now, as they were due the first week of school. Thank you to those who have already done so.

** Please note… Friday October 30th PKFA will not be in session. School is closed.**

This week the students will learn about the different types of feelings, why they may feel a certain way, and what they can do to manage those feelings. We will also learn about our sense of hearing.

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The SFACA After School Program begins on Tuesday, October 13th…

We are happy to announce that our After School Program will begin on Tuesday, October 13th. Below you will find a link to all of the pertinent information as well as a registration form.

The After School Program is offered Monday through Friday each week from dismissal to 6pm sharp.

Please note that the Registration Form is a fill-in form. You can either fill it in using your computer or print it and return it through school. Remember if you choose to fill it in on your computer you must a) download it, b) fill it in, and c) save it before you email it back. Make sure you submit payment as indicated with your registration.

Thank you for your interest.

SFACA After School Info & Fill-In Application

PK-107 Newsletter – Week of October 5th

Pre-K 107 Classroom Newsletter
October 5th- October 9th
Classroom News
We will be making a Pre-K family tree! Today (Friday October 2nd) I am sending home a leaf for each child. Use the leaf to make your very own family tree with pictures! These leaves are due back to school by October 13th.

**The lunch menu for this month will be posted on our school website!**

Our next units will be “All About Us” and “My 5 Senses.” In these units, the children will learn about themselves, their friends, and family. This week, the children will learn that they are unique and special and no one else is the same as them! We will also explore the sense of sight.

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Crisis Management Plan – Evacuation Sites

October 1, 2020 Memo

To: Parents

From: Ms. Stefano

As part of our annual Crisis Management Plan, it is my duty to inform you of three evacuation sites chosen by St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy as safety zones for our children should an emergency occur where it is necessary for us to leave the school building. These sites are as follows: Continue reading “Crisis Management Plan – Evacuation Sites”

PKFA – Daily Health Screening Form

Dear Parents,

The children have gotten off to a great start!  They enjoy spending time with their friends and are engaged and working well with their teachers. We are so grateful to all of you for your patience and cooperation for the past three weeks. Please continue to log into Option C every morning by 7:30am to complete the Daily Health Screening Form.  If you do not have access to a computer kindly fill out and hand in the paper form.  We will continue to take temperatures at the door every morning. As the weather begins to change, please make sure the children are dressed appropriately. Continue reading “PKFA – Daily Health Screening Form”

Meet the Teacher Days….

September 3, 2020

Dear Parents,

We hope that you and your child are doing well and preparing for the opening of our PKFA Program as we expected, on September 10, 2020.  We are so very pleased that with all the changes recently put into effect by NYC that we are able to proceed as previously planned.  We are however, making a minor adjustment to the September 10th and 11th schedule. Continue reading “Meet the Teacher Days….”

PreK for All – September Opening Information….

August 27, 2020

Dear Parents,

On behalf of myself and the PKFA staff I welcome you and your child to an exciting year of discovery and learning at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy in Astoria. The past few months have been challenging for all of us and our emotions are mixed as we begin this new learning experience, but I am confident if we work together and support each other we will have a successful year.   Read more…