PTA News

Dear YCS Families,

Tuesday evening, October 23, 2012 at 7:00 PM in the Cafeteria
YCS General Membership PTA Meeting


– A recap of the Fall Festival, Curriculum Night and the Book Fair

– Necessary changes to the By-Laws

– Proposed budget amendments

– An update on the General Fund donations and brief overview of the enrichment programs that the PTA funds

YCS Fall Festival! Saturday, October 20, 2012

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM on 88th Street between York and First

Tickets (for food and activities) are $1 each or you can purchase 25 tickets for $20

Pre-sale times and dates (Tickets will be sold in front of YCS):

Wednesday, October 17 at drop off in the morning – 8:30 AM to 9:15 AM

Thursday, October 18 at drop off — 8:30 AM to 9:15 AM

Thursday, October 18 at pick up – 2:45 PM to 3:15 PM

Friday, October 19 at drop off 8:30 AM to 9:15 AM

Baked goods (nut-free) are still needed for the Fall Festival. Please contact Marina Wilson at

Book Fair follow-up – Recap to date:

Gross Sales – Approximately $5,300

Approximately half of gross sales will go to YCS in the form of Scholastic Dollars which are used to purchase supplies and books for our students

To reach our goal of $7,000 in gross sales (which will increase Scholastic Dollars to YCS), continue shopping online through October 15th at All books are shipped free to the school.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Jackie Filler and Michael Rawlings

YCS PTA Co-Presidents