Daily Announcements

Today Jan. 26, 2015- Due to the impending inclement weather
ALL students will be dismissed at 2:20 pm.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THERE WILL BE NO AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS TODAY.
THIS INCLUDES THE 2ND, 3RD, 4TH & 5TH GRADE ACADEMIC PROGRAMS AND THE MMCC YOUNG ACHIEVERS AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM.

PARENTS, ARRANGEMENTS SHOULD BE MADE TO ENSURE THAT YOUR CHILD WILL BE PICKED UP BY 2:20 pm.


UPCOMING JANUARY EVENTS!
  • Jan. 13th - 5:30 pm - 1st PTA Meeting of the NEW YEAR! Agenda- Elections for TITLE 1 PAC Committee, Stepping Up Activities for Pre-K, K & 5th Grade & Top Bee Buck Earners- Certificate Ceremony for Sept./Oct. & Nov./Dec.
  • Jan. 15th - 6 pm- D.A.D.S Initiative Meeting- Agenda- Read-A-Loud Days, Career Days & Upcoming Dads vs Kids events plus D.A.D.S Breakfast Connection
  • Jan. 21st- Parent Round table 8:20 am.
  • Jan. 23rd- Bingo Night 5:30 - 7:30 pm
  • Jan. 27th- Picture Retake Day



Updates & Changes!
Kindergarten Parents- there has been a change in location for Arrival & Dismissal!
Kindergarten students will NOW (starting 9/4/14) line up for arrival & dismissal in the large school yard in the back of the school EVERYDAY! Kindergarten students will line up near the back of the yard near the basketball hoops. Teachers will be outside to meet the students.

PARENTS PLEASE CLICK ON THE ATTACHED FILE TO ACCESS THE 411 PARENT NEWSLETTER FOR NEW & RETURNING PARENTS FOR INFORMATION REGARDING THE START OF SCHOOL, ARRIVAL & DISMISSAL PROTOCOL AND HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR CHILD'S NAME FOR THE AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM LOTTERY.

Just a reminder: P.S. 160 is a uniform school . Students should wear navy bottoms (no jeans) and white collared shirts with a red tie. Shoes should be navy or black. 



One More Month To Go!!!

Please Click on the Parent 411 tab and on the Parent Coordinator page you will find school supply lists for all grades.


 

Principal's Message
 
Dear Walt Disney School Community,
 
I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the P.S. 160- Walt Disney School website, www.thewaltdisneyschool.org
The Walt Disney School is a dynamic, exciting, and educationally stimulating place where students are encouraged to reach their fullest potential.  The motto of our school is:  "The future starts here. Believe, Achieve, Succeed!"  The culture of the school emphasizes high expectations, creativity, respect and the cooperation of family, community and school.
 
The Walt Disney School staff is committed to providing a nurturing, academic environment.  It is through this environment that we create lifelong learners who will meet the challenges of the 21st century.
 
Our school's success is built on the foundation of strong partnerships between students, parents, staff and community.  Together, we bring to life our shared vision for our school.  The acquisition of the knowledge, skills and values required to effectively participate in a rapidly changing world begins in elementary school.  The members of the Walt Disney School staff are committed to assisting our students in meeting these demands.  The students, parents, staff and community truly make the Walt Disney School a great place to learn.
 
Educationally yours,
Lori Baker
Principal

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Weather

Today, 1/30/2015
High: 32 Low: 12
Snow likely
63% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/31/2015
High: 21 Low: 14
Mostly sunny
10% chance of precipitation.