The Parent Institute Monthly Newsletters are Here!
PS 159 has partnered with The Parent Institute to bring you two exciting newsletters.
The Parent Institute provides two monthly newsletters to make it easier for busy parents to make a positive difference every day. Use these links to find tips that you can use and watch the positive impact on your student's achievement!
Let's have perfect on-time attendance. Coming promptly to school at 8:20am is important because classes start immediately with breakfast and our SEL morning program. (Lateness and attendance are recorded in student records. ) Also, remember that school ends at 2:40p.m.
Precious Gems- Girls Empowerment Movement (G.E.M.)
https://district19.strongschools.nyc/initiatives/sel/gemThe Girls Empowerment Movement (G.E.M.) provides leadership, mentorship and empowerment opportunities to girls across District 19. G.E.M. encourages girls to seek and celebrate their individuality by giving them a safe space, encouragement, structure and support to embrace their journey of self-discovery and self-love. Mentors help girls identify and apply their power and voice as individuals and as a group focusing on issues that are important in the lives of girls centered around the Core Values. Topics include learning about self, connecting with others, and planning for the future as strong, confident young ladies.