NEED CHILDCARE DURING LIVE AUCTION NIGHT?

Need childcare during Live Auction Night – Friday, April 15th?

PS 3 ’til 6 is offering a Special Kids Evening at PS 3, from 6pm to 10pm:  pizza, movie, games and crafts. This childcare event is open to Grades K-5 and costs $10. 

To register, please visit this page, select the age-appropriate button, and follow the prompts until enrollment is complete.

Bid On Your Amazing Class Projects!

Click here to bid on your amazing class project!

Teacher Playdate Raffle – Full List

Click Here to see a full list of all available playdates!

FREE Learn To Swim Classes!

Tony Dapolito

FABULOUS CHESS OPPORTUNITY!

One of our supporters has donated 75 one-month memberships to Chesskid.com , a great online chess platform. These memberships will be assigned to PS 3 students at zero cost (retail value: $9/month).

After the first month, parents can purchase one-year memberships for $20/year (a deep discount from its regular $49).

To enroll, click here:  http://goo.gl/forms/qZx6gptI6B
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WELLNESS IN SCHOOLS MONTHLY LETTER!

To the PS 3 Community: Happy New year!

Café Day-
Last week brought special guest Chef Michael Anthony, of restaurants Gramercy Tavern and Untitled at the Whitney, to our school to share his passion for fresh seasonal ingredients. He and his team lead the students through an exploration of the qualities of sweet potatoes, their taste, and how they grow, and he encouraged the students to participate by making observations about them. The children got to sample a sweet potato chip (crispy and delicious) topped with a dollop of a sweet potato dip made with ricotta cheese (creamy and smooth). Chef Mike has shared his fabulous recipe with us, see below.

Potato Labs- 

If you noticed the smell of potatoes roasting in the school hallways, you may have followed your nose to the fifth floor cooking room where Wellness in the Schools (WITS) chef Lauren and I taught potato labs during the first week of March. We led the discovery of how delicious roast potatoes can be while discussing how they benefit our bodies with fiber and vitamins. Students declared them to be “the best potatoes ever!”  and everyone was looking forward to trying potatoes again when they appear on the school lunch menu: April 4th wedge roast potatoes and on April 5th Seasoned roasted sweet potatoes.
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