Oct
25
8:30 AM08:30

School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting

  • Location: Meeting room behind the gym (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community. Come out and learn about programming that addresses our schools:

  • Food environment including celebrations, the cafeteria, and the gardening program

  • Physical and Health Education, as well as Physical Activity programs such as recess

  • Efforts to promote inclusivity and diversity

  • Staff wellness

  • Sustainability programs

For further questions contact the SWC at schoolwellness@ps11bk.org

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Spooky Fun House
Oct
25
5:30 PM17:30

Spooky Fun House

Calling All Heroes & Villains!

Join Us For A Wicked Good Time!

Costume Celebration • Face Painting • Haunted Monster Black Hole • Balloon Animals  • Bouncy House

SUGGESTED DONATION  $5.00  

All kids must be accompanied by an adult

For our younger learners there will be face-painting, balloon animals and bouncy houses in the cafeteria. Our upper grade scholars will also have music and dancing in the spooky gymnasium and the ghoulishly great haunted black hole of DOOM!


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Oct
26
12:30 PM12:30

PTA Grant Writing Committee Meeting

Calling All Researches & Writers!


The PTA Grant Writing Committee is having its first meeting of the school year on Saturday, October 26th from 12:30 - 2:00 PM. PS11's robust academic and enrichment programming in and outside of the classroom is only made possible through the hard work of our school staff and volunteers as well as financial support from public and private funders. To ensure that we maintain and grow our student programs, the Grant Writing Committee focuses on applying to a wide range of grant opportunities throughout the year. Come out to learn how you can support the important efforts of our Grant Writing Committee! For location details & To RSVP, please email: development@ps11bk.org.

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Project Pipeline - Architecture Day
Nov
9
10:00 AM10:00

Project Pipeline - Architecture Day

Hey 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders! Get ready for Architecture Day / Project Pipeline at PS11!

We are working with NYCOBA NOMA again to learn about our community and spend a day thinking like Architects. Sign up instructions are coming in the red folders or see your class parent!

#architectureforkids #NYCOBA #NOMA #ps11brooklyn #projectpipeline

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
Nov
16
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email schoolwellness@ps11bk.org. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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PTA Meeting
Nov
20
6:30 PM18:30

PTA Meeting

Please join us for WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH 

PTA GENERAL MEETING at 6:30pm 

in the cafeteria. 

STAY INFORMED!!!

We are serving free pizza for the children and dinner for parents.  Your child will receive a No Homework Pass for your participation at the PTA meeting. 

Remember this school would not be as great as it is without YOU! Come and be a part of what makes PS 11 such a fantastic school. We look forward to seeing you !

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Get Off Your Apps Night!
Nov
22
6:00 PM18:00

Get Off Your Apps Night!

  • PS 11 Purvis Behan Elementary School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy a fun-filled family evening with classes for everyone. While group classes are free, space is limited and pre-registration is required. Online registration will open 2 weeks prior to the event. Refreshments, healthy snacks and food will be on sale in the school lobby. For further information or questions contact the School Wellness Council at ps11swc@gmail.com

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Nov
26
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting
Dec
13
8:30 AM08:30

School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting

  • Location: Meeting room behind the gym (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community. Come out and learn about programming that addresses our schools:

  • Food environment including celebrations, the cafeteria, and the gardening program

  • Physical and Health Education, as well as Physical Activity programs such as recess

  • Efforts to promote inclusivity and diversity

  • Staff wellness

  • Sustainability programs

For further questions contact our SWC champions Lesley Duval (parent) and Aldene Fullerton (physical education teacher) at ps11swc@gmail.com.

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Dec
17
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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Holidays Around the World
Dec
20
9:00 AM09:00

Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World Performances taking place next Friday, December 20 starting at 9:00 am sharp.  Although only our kindergarten - grade 2 students will be performing, all parents are welcome to attend the show.  It is a wonderful way to kick off the Winter Recess break.  

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
Dec
21
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email Nicole Halsey at nhmathieu@gmail.com. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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PTA Meeting
Jan
15
6:30 PM18:30

PTA Meeting

Please join us for WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15TH 

PTA GENERAL MEETING at 6:30pm 

in the cafeteria. 

STAY INFORMED!!!

We are serving free pizza for the children and dinner for parents.  Your child will receive a No Homework Pass for your participation at the PTA meeting. 

Remember this school would not be as great as it is without YOU! Come and be a part of what makes PS 11 such a fantastic school. We look forward to seeing you !

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School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting
Jan
24
8:30 AM08:30

School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting

  • Location: Meeting room behind the gym (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community. Come out and learn about programming that addresses our schools:

  • Food environment including celebrations, the cafeteria, and the gardening program

  • Physical and Health Education, as well as Physical Activity programs such as recess

  • Efforts to promote inclusivity and diversity

  • Staff wellness

  • Sustainability programs

For further questions contact our SWC champions Lesley Duval (parent) and Aldene Fullerton (physical education teacher) at ps11swc@gmail.com.

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Jan
25
9:00 AM09:00

Parent workshop - Habits of the Mind Part II

PS 11 has partenered with the Habits of the Minds Institute to further foster our mission to create a learning community where we develop a thoughtful, cooperative, and compassionate generation of students who skillfully work to resolve social, environmental, economic and political problems. This parent workshop will help you learn how to support those efforts.

For further information contact Mrs. Rasheda Rand, AP at RRand@schools.nyc.gov

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Jan
28
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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American Heart Month
Feb
1
12:00 AM00:00

American Heart Month

Did you know February is National Heart Health Month? Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. During this special month, help kids and adults understand the importance of a healthy heart and actions they can take to live a heart healthy life. To learn more check out https://www.actionforhealthykids.org/activity/celebrate-national-nutrition-month/

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Feb
25
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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PTA Meeting
Mar
18
6:30 PM18:30

PTA Meeting

Please join us for WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18TH 

PTA GENERAL MEETING at 6:30pm 

in the cafeteria. 

STAY INFORMED!!!

We are serving free pizza for the children and dinner for parents.  Your child will receive a No Homework Pass for your participation at the PTA meeting. 

Remember this school would not be as great as it is without YOU! Come and be a part of what makes PS 11 such a fantastic school. We look forward to seeing you !

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
Mar
21
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email Nicole Halsey at nhmathieu@gmail.com. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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Mar
24
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting
Mar
27
8:30 AM08:30

School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting

  • Location: Meeting room behind the gym (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community. Come out and learn about programming that addresses our schools:

  • Food environment including celebrations, the cafeteria, and the gardening program

  • Physical and Health Education, as well as Physical Activity programs such as recess

  • Efforts to promote inclusivity and diversity

  • Staff wellness

  • Sustainability programs

For further questions contact our SWC champions Lesley Duval (parent) and Aldene Fullerton (physical education teacher) at ps11swc@gmail.com.

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PTA Meeting
Apr
8
6:30 PM18:30

PTA Meeting

Please join us for WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8TH 

PTA GENERAL MEETING at 6:30pm 

in the cafeteria. 

STAY INFORMED!!!

We are serving free pizza for the children and dinner for parents.  Your child will receive a No Homework Pass for your participation at the PTA meeting. 

Remember this school would not be as great as it is without YOU! Come and be a part of what makes PS 11 such a fantastic school. We look forward to seeing you !

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School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting
Apr
24
8:30 AM08:30

School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting

  • Location: Meeting room behind the gym (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community. Come out and learn about programming that addresses our schools:

  • Food environment including celebrations, the cafeteria, and the gardening program

  • Physical and Health Education, as well as Physical Activity programs such as recess

  • Efforts to promote inclusivity and diversity

  • Staff wellness

  • Sustainability programs

For further questions contact our SWC champions Lesley Duval (parent) and Aldene Fullerton (physical education teacher) at ps11swc@gmail.com.

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
Apr
25
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email Nicole Halsey at schoolwellness@ps11bk.org. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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Apr
28
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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May
1
12:00 AM00:00

National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

Did you know that May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month? An annual observance, National Physical Fitness and Sports Month is a time to highlight the importance of staying active through sports and other fitness activities. Celebrate this observance by promoting the importance of 60 minutes per day of physical activity for kids (and 30 minutes per day for adults) and providing opportunities to be physically active at school and at home. To learn more check out

https://www.actionforhealthykids.org/activity/celebrate-national-physical-fitness-sports-month/

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RAI$E 11 AUCTION
May
8
7:00 PM19:00

RAI$E 11 AUCTION

Come Join Us For an Evening of Fun, Food, and Fundraising!

Raise 11 is PS11’s largest fundraiser. Now in its 12th year, this event is attended by hundreds of PS11 families as well as community residents, business partners, local politicians and community leaders. In 2018, we raised $88,000 to help fund diverse programs from arts and science to gardening and after school enrichment. As a fast growing Brooklyn community, this year the need is even greater.

With your support we made 2019 our best year ever!

Your contributions help to fund dynamic programming for students that sets the foundation for lifelong learning and helps to shape the young minds of our community's future leaders.

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Brooklyn PTA's Annual 5K Run/Walk
May
9
10:00 AM10:00

Brooklyn PTA's Annual 5K Run/Walk

Join team Red Storm as we gear up to run, walk, stroll or toddle over to Prospect Park to support Brooklyn Schools. for the Brooklyn Schools Annual 5K Run/Walk on May 9, 2019. 

All are welcome especially families. All team members will receive a free PS 11 T-shirt to wear the day of the event. Let's paint the park Red ! Registration through NYC Runs opens in March 2020.

This years Red Storm captains are Erica Phillips and Seble Williams. For further information or questions contact the School Wellness Council email schoolwellnes@ps11bk.org

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
May
16
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email Nicole Halsey at schoolwellness@ps11bk.org. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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PTA Meeting - Elections for PTA and SLT
May
20
6:30 PM18:30

PTA Meeting - Elections for PTA and SLT

Please join us for WEDNESDAY, MAY 20TH 

PTA GENERAL MEETING at 6:30pm (Elections for PTA and SLT)

in the cafeteria. 

STAY INFORMED!!!

We are serving free pizza for the children and dinner for parents.  Your child will receive a No Homework Pass for your participation at the PTA meeting. 

Remember this school would not be as great as it is without YOU! Come and be a part of what makes PS 11 such a fantastic school. We look forward to seeing you !

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May
26
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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May
29
8:30 AM08:30

School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting

A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community. Come out and learn about programming that addresses our schools:

  • Food environment including celebrations, the cafeteria, and the gardening program

  • Physical and Health Education, as well as Physical Activity programs such as recess

  • Efforts to promote inclusivity and diversity

  • Staff wellness

  • Sustainability programs

For further questions contact our SWC champions Lesley Duval (parent) and Aldene Fullerton (physical education teacher) at ps11swc@gmail.com.

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SPRING FEST
Jun
13
12:00 PM12:00

SPRING FEST

JOIN US FOR A Community Building FUN Filled Afternoon with: Carnival Games, Face painting, Ballon Animals, Arts and Crafts, Bike Clinic, Family Activities and MORE!

Suggested donation: $10

Location: Big and Small school yards

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Jun
16
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
Jun
20
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email Nicole Halsey at nhmathieu@gmail.com. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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Oct
22
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
Oct
19
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email Nicole Halsey at schoolwellness@ps11bk.org. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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Oct
18
6:30 PM18:30

Mom's Night - Women's Health, Wellness & Nutrition


Every month, we bring the lovely ladies of PS11 together for a night of fun, laughter, real talk, and new friendships. Parenthood can be stressful, so let’s gather together for a little #selfcare

And that’s why our kick off this year will be about Health, Wellness and Nutrition. The holidays are coming up and we need to learn how to keep the extra pounds off and be able to navigate through the temptations.

MOM’s Night Kick-Off!:

Friday, October 18th, at 6:30 p.m.

Special guest speaker & PS11 Parent: Jane McVerry

For more info please email: Mr. Rand (Parent Coordinator) RClement@schools.nyc.gov

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Oct
17
5:00 PM17:00

Independent Middle School Fair ( 4th & 5th Grades ONLY) - auditiorium

We will be hosting our first ever independent middle school fair on Thursday, October 17 from 5PM – 7PM.

We will begin with a moderated Q&A panel discussion with the Directors of Admissions for each school in the Auditorium and conclude with an opportunity to meet with each school in the Gymnasium. As space is limited, we ask only 4th and 5th Grade families participate at this time. This is a unique opportunity so please ATTEND!

For more information, please email info@ps11bk.org.

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PTA Meeting
Oct
16
6:30 PM18:30

PTA Meeting

Please join us for WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16TH 

PTA GENERAL MEETING at 6:30pm (NEW TIME)

in the cafeteria. 

STAY INFORMED!!!

We are serving free pizza for the children and dinner for parents.  Your child will receive a No Homework Pass for your participation at the PTA meeting. 

Remember this school would not be as great as it is without YOU! Come and be a part of what makes PS 11 such a fantastic school. We look forward to seeing you !

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PS 11 1st Annual Intramural Golf Tournament
Oct
11
12:00 PM12:00

PS 11 1st Annual Intramural Golf Tournament

Join us on October 11, 2019 for a catered lunch at noon, followed by a shotgun start 12:45 tee time. 

Pair up with other PS 11 & PS 10  community members for an exciting day at Brooklyn's own beautiful, historic waterfront Dyker Beach Golf Club. Enjoy a little friendly (or cutthroat!) competition in prize-winning contests for longest drive, closest to the pin and more. After the links, unwind and rehash the highlights at a cash bar back at the club house. Great sponsorship opportunities available! 
Rain or shine event!

Registration: $150

Purchase tickets here: https://ps11pta.schoolauction.net/golf2019
 

Please note that this is a joint event between PS11 & PS 10 but the ticket sales, sponsorships and donations made through this website will solely support PS 11.

 Thank you for your support!

For more event and sponsorship info: development@ps11bk.org

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School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting
Sep
27
8:30 AM08:30

School Wellness Council (SWC) Meeting

A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community. Come out and learn about programming that addresses our schools:

  • Food environment including school-wide celebrations, and the cafeteria

  • Gardening program

  • Physical and Health Education, as well as Physical Activity programs such as recess

  • Efforts to promote inclusivity and diversity

  • Staff wellness

  • Sustainability programs

For further questions contact our SWC champions Lesley Duval (parent) and Aldene Fullerton (physical education teacher) at schoolwellness@ps11bk.org.

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Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

5th Grade Briefing and Planning - Auditorium

We are here to support our 5th grade families in the first phase of the middle school process. We also want to share with you a glimpse of the students’ exciting and busy senior year at PS11. We invite our 5th grade families to join us for an information session scheduled on Thursday, September 26 at 6PM in the Auditorium.

Ms. Nathaniel will provide insight regarding the online application process. Monique Gonzalez, proud 5th grade parent and PTA Board member, will provide details regarding the 5th Grade Committee and how you can get involved.

For more information or to join the committee, please email the 5th Grade Committee at 5thgradecmte@ps11bk.org.

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Sep
26
4:30 PM16:30

School Leadership Team (SLT) Meeting

  • Location Room 217 (across from the agriculture and life science classroom on the second floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The school leadership team, comprised of an equal number of staff and caregivers, is responsible for providing ongoing evaluations of a school’s educational programs and their impact on student achievement. The SLT plays an important role in school-based decision-making and ensures the comprehensive education plan is achievable within the parameters of the annual school budget.

While the meeting is open to all PS 11 caregivers the SLT requests that all questions, concerns and names of potential attendees be sent to the SLT chairperson one week prior to the monthly meeting. Emails can be sent to SLT@ps11bk.org.

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Garden to Cafe
Sep
26
11:00 AM11:00

Garden to Cafe

PS 11 welcomes Chef George Edwards of the NYC Office of Food and Nutrition Garden-to Cafe program. The Garden to Cafe program brings locally-harvested produce into the cafeteria for a special tasting during the school lunch periods. With a focus on seasonal fruits and vegetables, the tasting exposes students to exciting new flavors. The event is in need of at least 4-5 parent volunteers from 11 am to 1 pm. If interested in volunteering please contact Lesley Duval, our School Wellness Council Champion, at schoolwellness@ps11bk.org.

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Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!
Sep
21
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Green Up & Clean-Up!

Join PS 11’s garden committee and help with the routine maintenance of our learning garden. Maintenance includes watering plants, pruning, weeding, removing liter, maintaining the compost bin, and picking ripe fruits, vegetables and herbs. If you’d like to help out, email Nicole Halsey at schoolwellness@ps11bk.org. Stay in the know about garden activities by attending the monthly school wellness council meetings.

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PTA Meeting
Sep
18
6:00 PM18:00
PTA

PTA Meeting

Please join us for our monthly general PTA meeting at 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. 
We are serving free pizza for the children and dinner for parents. Your child will receive a No Homework Pass for your participation.  


Remember this school would not be as great as it is without YOU! Come and be a part of what makes PS 11 such a fantastic school. We look forward to seeing you !

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New Parent Mixer
Sep
9
5:00 PM17:00

New Parent Mixer

Hello and Welcome to PS 11 Purvis Behan Elementary School!

The administration invites you to the 2019 NEW PARENT MIXER. It’s tradition for us here at PS 11 to welcome the new members of our school community at this adults-only event.

Come and join us – meet other new parents and guardians and school administrators.

For questions, please contact Clement Rand, PS 11’s parent coordinator, via email RClement@schools.nyc.gov or via the main phone number 718-638-2661 and press 2 for the parent coordinator.

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