PRES PTA Newsletter

The weekly newsletter for the
Pound Ridge Elementary School PTA

April 19, 2019
Upcoming Calendar

NO SCHOOL - Spring Recess

District Budget Presentation with Dr. Manno - PRES Library, 7:30pm

Teacher Appreciation Week

Rescheduled Parent/Principal Coffee (Science Curriculum with K-2 parents), 10:30am, PRES Library

Art Show

Love4Lucas Fest

Click HERE for the PRES PTA Website Calendar
Click HERE for the BCSD Calendar

Get your PRES Gear!

We are thrilled to be offering a new selection of PRES gear, as well as some of your old favorites.  Click here to be go to the online store.  Don't wait! The order deadline is Sunday, May 5th.
Teacher Appreciation Breakfast

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 6th - May 10th.  Let's show our wonderful PRES teachers and staff how much we appreciate all they do with a breakfast on Monday, May 6th. Please sign-up here to contribute to this much-appreciated event. Thank you!
Budget Presentation with Dr. Manno

Please join us on April 30th at 7:30pm for a presentation on the proposed  2019-2020 budget with Dr. Christopher Manno.  The presentation will take place in the PRES Library.  See you there!
New Outdoor Learning Space Coming Soon!

Thanks to a very generous donation from the Pound Ridge Car Show, the interior courtyard at PRES will be renovated over April Break. When the students and staff return, a beautiful outdoor learning space will be in its final stages. You can see some "before" pictures of the courtyard below.  Stay tuned!

Garden Committee and Green Committee Looking for New Members!

Looking to get involved?  Join the PRES Garden Committee or the Green Committee.  The Garden Committee needs to begin prepping for a spring planting with each grade.  Please contact Victoria Gardezi if you are interested in the Garden Committee or Sarah Douglis if you are interested in the Green Committee.  Thank you!
PRES Art Show 
Thursday, May 16th is the PRES Art Show!  The Art Show is a great time for PRES kids to show their families and friends all the beautiful and creative art they have been working on all year in art class. Above is a sample of Second Grade art work.
If you would like to help, please click here to volunteer your time to help get ready for the Art Show.  Any questions, please contact Marisa Manos or Julie Kirkpatrick.
Attention Future Fox Lane Middle School Parents
Saturday, May 11th is the Fox Lane Middle School Open House.  Parents and incoming 6th graders will have the opportunity to see all the houses at FLMS, as well as the Science Labs, Music Studios, Art Studios, Theater, Cafeteria, and Gym.  The Spring Book Fair will also be held at this time in the Media Center.  

Fox Lane Middle School Association (their parent organization) is looking for parents of future or continuing middle schoolers to volunteer for available positions for the 2019-2020 school year. There are Board positions as well as Committee Chair positions available. They would like PRES parents to get involved! Please email Stacey Cleveland if you are interested or would like more information. 

District & Community Events

Click here for info on upcoming events at the Pound Ridge Library.
Coming soon! Pound Ridge Community Compost Program.  Learn more.
Pound Ridge PRIDE Day Battle of the Bands.  At the first ever battle of the bands, the winner will receive an opening spot at 2019 Harvest Fest. Register by May 17th. Learn more.

Pound Ridge Dolphins Movie Night is May 4th at Conant Hall.  Come learn what the Dolphins are all about.  Learn more.

REDUCE OUR LANDFILLS. REDUCE/REUSE/RECYCLE. RAISE FUNDS For All BCSD Students. There is a recycle bin on the Fox Lane Main Campus. Click here for more information. 


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Pound Ridge Elementary PTA
7 Pound Ridge Rd.
Pound Ridge, NY  10576

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