PTA Weekly Update – 4/1/19

4/2-4/3 – ELA Test – Grades 3-5
4/4 – 1st grade dance performance – 9am in the Cafe
4/5 – Last Call Auction bids due
4/6 – YCS Soccer Day Out with the NYC Football Club
4/9 – Yearbook Shout Outs Due
4/9 – 4th grade digital design presentation – 9am in the Cafe
4/11 – School Survey Deadline
4/17 – General PTA Meeting – 8:45am, All are welcome!
4/19-4/26 – No School – Spring Recess

YCS Soccer Day Out is April 6th!
Come see the NYC Football Club take on the Montreal Impact on Sat, April 6th at 1pm at Yankee Stadium with your YCS friends and family!  Please return the ticket order form with your payment to “YCS PTA” (or payment receipt if paid online) by Tuesday, April 2nd.

2019 YCS LAST CALL Auction – and Auction Video!
Click here for the YCS Last Call Auction Catalog, which includes all of the remaining items up for bid.  To submit a bid for an item, email with your bid price and the item description or number you are bidding on.  All bids due by Friday, April 5th at 8pm. People with the winning bids will be notified by April 8th. Feel free to pass along to any friend outside the YCS community who might be interested!  Don’t see anything you like in the catalog but would like to make a contribution? Donate to this year’s Fund-A-Cause! (details are in the attached catalog)

And for those who missed it, please check out the amazing YCS Auction Video (click here!) featuring our own YCS 5th graders! Thanks to Josh Bar-Lev for putting this together.  NOTE: Please do NOT share this video on social media

Get Your YCS Yearbook!
Now’s the time to place your yearbook and Shout Out order!  You can purchase yearbooks and shout outs online HERE until April 9th – or you can submit your order and payment to the PTA office using this order form.  ALL children from EVERY class at YCS are in the yearbook. Don’t miss the memories – or the chance to have your Shout Out included in the yearbook – place your order today!

Also, please send all good photos from class trips and YCS events to by Friday, April 12th. Thanks for your help!

NYC DOE School Survey
Last few days to fill this out! School leaders use feedback from this survey to reflect and make improvements to schools and programs. Also, results from the survey are used to help measure school quality. Help YCS by filling this out today!

Shop at Modell’s and Save
Save 15% when you shop at Modells now through May 1, 2019 and YCS will receive 5% of your purchase price!  Use this coupon (also coming home by backpack this week) and stock up on sports gear for the spring season!

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