Lisa’s Weekly Notes

WEEK of FEBRUARY 13, 2017

Hello SMS families. I hope to see many of you tomorrow morning at our February PTA General Meeting at 8:45 in the KMC cafeteria. Whether you have been active on our PTA or not so far this year, it’s a good time to check in and start thinking about how you can be involved. Believe it or not, the executive board is already looking ahead towards next year, and they’d love to hear you’re on board!

Calling all Chelsea Piers photos! We had such a lovely K-8 Community Event at Chelsea Piers SkyRink on Wednesday, 2/8. It was wonderful seeing so many parents. I’d appreciate any photos you can send me.

Tuesday, 2/14: K-8: Student Council Bake Sale: Please send in any donated baked goods and/or a few dollars for your child to purchase Valentine goodies to benefit the Lower School Student Council. NO NUTS PLEASE!!
HS: Senior Sub Committee Heritage Food Sale: Please send in any donated food related to your family heritage and/or a few dollars for your child to purchase delicious donations benefiting our senior committee and the first SMS Prom! NO NUTS PLEASE!!STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES:
GOALS for Girls: FREE summer program for 8th and 9th grade girls at the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum. Application deadline: March 20. See link for more details: https://www.intrepidmuseum.org/GOALSforGirls#3 Teacher recommendation needed.

STUDENT NEWS:

Congratulations to 3rd grader, Eliot Flowers, and 4th grader, Jonah Kwon, for representing SMS at the second annual D3 Just for Fun Spelling Bee. Thank you to Book Culture for sponsoring the event.
 
Our students who participate in Face the Music have a busy and exciting week ahead. FTM students enrolled in the Kronos at Kaufman program will be working directly with the Kronos Quartet this Tuesday and Wednesday, and FTM Symphony and Philharmonic have a large scale performance at the DiMenna Center on Thursday, 2/16 at 7 pm
 
 
Lisa Stump, Parent Coordinator
Special Music School
917-441-3692, option 2
http://www.kaufmanmusiccenter.org/sms/
http://www.smsparents.org
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Academic Office: 212.501.3318
Music Office: 212.501.3316
KMC Front Desk: 212.501.3308
KMC Support: 212.501.3356

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