Daily Announcements

PS/MS 108 CELL PHONE POLICY 2014-15

STUDENT CELL PHONES ARE NOT
TO BE ACTIVATED DURING THE REGULAR SCHOOL DAY.


STUDENTS ARE PROHIBITED FROM USING CELL PHONES CAPABLE OF RECORDING AND /OR SENDING AN IMAGE WHILE ON SCHOOL GROUNDS, OR WHILE INVOLVED IN ANY SCHOOL RELATED ACTIVITY.

ATTENDANCE AND LATENESS 2014-15

SCHOOL BEGINS PROMTLY AT 8:10 AM
 MONDAY TO FRIDAY

STUDENTS MUST BRING A NOTE TO SCHOOL FOLLOWING AN ABSENCE.

INCLEMENT WEATHER~RAINING/FREEZING
Please remember that all students should have 2-3 just right books in their backpack to read EVERYDAY!
Raining/Freezing~Dismissal Reminder:
Pre-K, K, 1st  and 2nd Graders will be dismissed in the cafeteria~
Ms. Patino/Ms. Murphy or designee.

3rd -5th Graders will be dismissed from the 109th St. small yard ~
Ms. Medina/Ms. Kearns or designee.

6th-8th Graders are dismissed from the 108th St. small yard~
Ms. Tegano/Mr. Lamarre or designee.

         We need your cooperation in ensuring SAFETY always!!
 

ARIS Parent Link  https://www.arisnyc.org/parentlink

A new online tool that will help families follow their child's academic progress and collaborate with teachers to address students academic strengths and weaknesses. 

Mrs. Murphy and Ms. Gerstenblatt are the ARIS Parent Link Liasons and they will be doing Aris Parent Link Meetings throughout the year to assist and guide parents as needed.

Families will be able to use Parent Link at home and in conferences with teachers to view detailed information about their children including information about:
                 
       Attendance
     
       Course grades        
       Scores on State Tests      
       Diagnostic Assessment

Families will be able to view Parent Link from any computer with Internet access. It is available in nine languages.

To log in to ARIS Parent Link, you must enter both a valid Student ID and ARIS Parent Link password. 

Please keep your login information in a safe place to protect your child's private information.

P.S./M.S. 108 is participating in the BOX TOPS EDUCATION program.

    Box Tops helps schools earn money to buy supplies.  These box tops can be found in many products such as cereal boxes, bags of snacks, soup labels, cake boxes etc.  
    Please send your clipped Box Tops in with your child, or drop them off in the drop box located in the main lobby. Thank you for your support.

* Automatic Translation Tool *

Automatic translation of this site is now available in Spanish, French and many other languages. Click on the language tool at the bottom of this page. (Translations are approximate.)


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Traducción automáticade este sitio está ahora disponible en español, frances y muchos otros idiomas. Haga clic en el idioma de herramientas en la parte inferior de esta página. (Las traducciones son aproximados.)


**** Important Notice****
All new and returning faculty: Please log in to your E-Chalk accounts and update your profile to reflect your current position and contact information. Thank You.

Gentle Reminder: Please check your E-chalk email daily.
Please check your E-chalk email daily for changes and upcoming events!!!

Need Help:
If you need any assistance please contact Ms. Gerstenblatt in the library or email her at:
RGerstenblatt@108m.org

From the Librarian

Welcome to the new website for PS 108. I look forward to moving our school onto the superinformation highway of the 21st Century.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 4
SLT PD by District 4
Tito Puente Complex at 5:30pm for SLT members.
Wednesday, December 10
Principals RoundTable
All 108 families are invited to coffe and tea with Principal Machicote regarding the 108 focus for 2014-15. Middle School Families at 2:45 Elementary Families at 8:45
Friday, December 19
Parent Association Meeting
8:45 AM
Details to follow
School Leadership Team Meeting
2:40 PM
Monday, December 22
WINTER CONCERT
Band,chorus and students will perform at 8:45 am and again at 1:30pm.

Weather

Today, 11/29/2014
High: 40 Low: 39
Mostly cloudy
11% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 11/30/2014
High: 51 Low: 44
Mostly cloudy
14% chance of precipitation.