PTA Weekly Update – 5/20/19

Please consider supporting YCS with a donation this spring – our donation form is here or you can donate online now. THANK YOU!

5/20-5/24 – Spring Book Fair – students shop with classrooms
5/22 – General PTA Meeting at 8:45am – Board Nominations Due
5/24 – Family Friday – 4th grade only
5/27 – No School – Memorial Day
5/29 – YCS Field Day – get your YCS gear in the School Store!
5/31 – Family Friday – 3rd & 5th grades
Through 5/31 – Read-a-Thon continues
6/9 – YCS Day at the Mets! – Flier here and will be sent out in backpacks

May is Literacy Month
Our Spring Book Fair is this week and there are still a few spots to help during the classroom shopping. If you’re able to volunteer please SIGN UP NOW or contact this year’s Book Fair Chair, Kathy Kasprak-Fraser at

Join the YCS PTA Executive Board!
Nominations for the 2019-20 YCS PTA Executive Board are due on Wednesday, May 22nd at the General PTA Meeting. All parents or guardians with a child attending YCS in the Fall 2019 are eligible to run for any position. Information about the positions can be found on the YCS By-Laws or by contacting any member of the Nominations Committee:  Serena Kappes (, Laurie Kasloff (, Chelsea Ferrette (, or Sindy Escobar Alvarez (

There are a number of other easy ways to support YCS when you shop.  Check out the “Donate and Shop” section on the YCS WEB SITE for details on some of our other shopping partners, and keep collecting BOX TOPS for our next collection date at the end of May!

Get Your YCS Yearbook!
Now’s the time to place your yearbook and Shout Out order!  You can purchase yearbooks online HERE  – 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 – place your order today!

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