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Principal Foster-Mann’s Monthly Message

At the beginning of every month during the school year, your child should receive a letter from Principal Foster-Mann. She covers upcoming academic and enrichment initiatives, school and DOE policies as well as various timely topics for the month. Should you not have received the letter for some reason, have misplaced it or looking to get to know PS133’s principal, you can find an archive below.


October 2017
Welcome back, our first month, First Fridays, Principal’s Coffee Chats, Fall Festival, and more.


June 2017
Seussical – The Musical an amazing success, Thank you for the parent support & engagement, Year-end activity reminders, Summer Reading, Summer Attire, Cell Phone & Electronics use

May 2017
Measures of Student Learning (MOSL), NYSESLATs, Sharpening the Saw – Teacher Appreciation Week, Parent Engagement Night, Moving-up Ceremonies, PTA & SLT nominations, and Summer Attire

April 2017
Learning Environment Survey, April is Designated Green Month, Applications for Summer Session with University Settlement, Join the PS133 Community for the Annual Auction & Social

March 2017
Student-led Conferences, Learning Environment Survey, New York State ELA/Math Exams, How to Help Your Child with Reading

February 2017
Guidelines for Outdoor Play in Cold Weather, Importance of Reading Stamina, Grade 3 – 5 ELA and Math Parent Workshop, Keeping Your Child on Track for Promotion

January 2017
K-registrations, Gifted & Talented Testing, Mid-year Assessments, Progress Reports and Emergency contacts forms.

December 2016
Parent Engagement Tuesdays, Food/Toy Drive, Keep-up great attendance habits!

November 2016
Parent-Teacher Conferences, Maintaining Good Homework Habits, Toiletry Drive, Fall Festival Proceeds

October 2016
School Security, Morning Math Games, BOKS, First Friday’s, Lost & Found

September 2016
Welcome Back, Common Core, 7 Habits, Parent Engagement Tuesdays, After-school programs