Daily Announcements

2015 Benefit FIESTA!

Join us
May 7, 2015
7 - 10 PM
Lighthouse Guild
111 East 59th Street

Donate, bid and buy tickets at:
bidpal.net/PS59



GO TO
ps59pta.com
to stay informed and get involved!


REGISTERING YOUR CHILD FOR KINDERGARTEN NEXT FALL?

Do you have a child born in 2010?
Do you live in our (newly redistricted) neighborhood zone?
 (You can check your address at
schools.nyc.gov.)
IF SO, PLEASE COME ON A TOUR OF OUR SCHOOL IN JANUARY 2015
Tours are scheduled for January 7th and 28th at 9AM.
Call  to RSVP: 212.888.7870.

Please note: This tour is for adults only.
As tour space is limited, we give zoned families first priority.



NEW TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD AND REGISTERING NOW?
please call 212 888 7870 to make an appointment

Documentation required for registration include:
    

  • Child's original birth certificate or passport
  • Child's immunizations to date
  • Two proofs of address from the following

         1. A residential utility bill (gas or electric) in the resident's name issued by Con Edison, or maintenance;
        2. Documentation or letter on letterhead from a federal, state or city government agency;
        3. An original lease agreement, deed or mortgage statement;
        4. A current property tax bill;
        5. A water bill for the property;
        6. Official payroll documentation, pay stub or W-2.

Please call Parent Coordinator Kathleen King at 212.888.7870 for more information.          

Announcement

LANGUAGE TRANSLATION AT PS59.NET

Dear PS 59 Families,
The Beekman Hill International School is proud to have such an international community. Now we have a great new way to communicate in 50 different languages! We have added a translation feature to this website.
 
•On the top right-hand corner you will see the American Flag in a box that says English.
•Please click on that box and scroll up or down to find your flag/home language.
•For Asian character-based languages, you'll need language-enabled keyboards.

Please let us know if there are any bugs in our beautiful new system. All are welcome!

Upcoming Events

Fri, Feb 27 - Fri, Mar 6
SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR
Check with your child's teacher for class date!
Wednesday, March 18
Evening Parent Teacher Conferences
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
sign up with your child's teacher for your appointment
Thursday, March 19
Afternoon Parent Teacher Conferences
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
sign up with your child's teacher for your appointment
Mon, Mar 23 - Fri, Mar 27
OPEN SCHOOL WEEK
Check your child's backpack for special class schedules.
Friday, March 27
FAMILY FRIDAY
8:45 AM - 9:20 AM
Come see what's happening in your child's class.
8:45 to 9:20 am
Fri, Apr 3 - Fri, Apr 10
SPRING RECESS
School closed for a springy Holiday!
Tue, Apr 14 - Thu, Apr 16
NYS ELA Exam Grades 3,4 &5
Wed, Apr 22 - Fri, Apr 24
NYS Math Exam Grades 3,4 &5
Friday, May 1
FAMILY FRIDAY
8:45 AM - 9:20 AM
Come see what's happening in your child's class.
8:45 to 9:20 am