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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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SPRING FEST
Jun
8
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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PS11 Spring Scholastic Book Fair is HERE!!!!
May
13
to May 17

PS11 Spring Scholastic Book Fair is HERE!!!!

PS 11 will be hosting our Spring Scholastic Book Fair, Monday May 13th- Friday May 17th from 8am-6pm 

Our Book Fair is to promote literacy and help raise the funds needed to support our residency enrichment programs like Ailvin Ailey, garden science and nutrition  robotics and technology, the world language program, architecture and theater.  

Location: In Front of Auditorium

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Brooklyn PTA's Annual 5K Run/Walk
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Brooklyn PTA's Annual 5K Run/Walk

Join team Red Storm as we gear up to run, walk, scoot or skate over to Prospect Park for the Brooklyn PTA's Annual 5K Run/Walk on May 11, 2019. 

Register for the race at https://nycruns.com/register-race/?race=brooklyn-pta-fun-run. Be sure to list PS 11 as your school. Last year we had over 20 registrants and thus received part of the race proceeds.

Once registered PLEASE email ps11swc@gmail.com with your name, child's name, number of registered family members and everyone's T-shirt size.

Team members will receive a free PS 11 T-shirt to wear on race day."

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RAI$E 11 AUCTION
May
10
7:00 PM19:00

RAI$E 11 AUCTION

Brooklyn Children's Museum
145 Brooklyn Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11213

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 hope to make 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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