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What's Happening at P.S. 247?

It takes heart to be a hero!
Register for Jump Rope for Heart now!

Click the logo below to join P.S. 247's team.

Jump Rope for heart is from February 9 - 13 so make sure you register before then!

Support P.S. 247 by going to SchoolStore.com/info and earn prizes!

Support our school and show some school spirit for P.S. 247 by purchasing a polo shirt with our logo on it.

A Note from our Parent Coordinator

Great news! We received a check from Box Tops for $1,127.34 for the months of September and October! 

Our Top Collectors:
Stephanie M (Pre K-103)
German G (K-207)
Jonathan C (1-215)
Nicole H (1-215)
Doris L (3-320)
Rebecca T (3-401)
Arianna C (4-305)
Sunnie C (5-420)
Ani K (5-413)
Sebastian S (5-420)

Thank you everyone who participated!

If your child was born in 2010 and you live in New York City, you should apply from January 7 to February 13, 2015.
Ways to apply:

All families, including those of students with disabilities and current pre-k students, should submit an application. Admission is not first-come, first-served. All applications received by February 13 will be treated the same, according to admissions priorities.

For more information, check out our Kindergarten Directory online at nyc.gov/schools/kindergarten

Friday, January 30
4th Grade Trip to the Top of the Rock

Monday, February 2
Groundhog Day
Friday, February 6
Winter Dance

Mon, Feb 16 - Fri, Feb 20
Mid-Winter Recess: NO SCHOOL!
Thursday, February 19
Chinese New Year

Congratulations to our new student government!
Ariel Y., president
Rami M., vice president
Matthew M., secretary
Emily T., treasurer

Play Freerice and feed the hungry

Today, 1/30/2015
High: 34 Low: 31
Snow likely
77% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/31/2015
High: 20 Low: 13
11% chance of precipitation.