Message from Mrs. Sekelsky

March 2017  

Dear Parents,

IMPORTANT REMINDER:  The New York State Grade 3, 4, & 5 English Language Arts State Exams will be administered to students on March 28th, 29th, & 30th.  The Grade 3, 4, & 5 Math State Exams will be administered on May 2nd, 3rd & 4th

Please note that parent-teacher conferences take place this month.  You should have already received and made arrangements for a conference date and time with your child’s teacher.

 

The dates and times are as follows:

 

Wednesday, March 8, 2017             -            12:30 – 2:55 p.m.

                                                                        (Half-Day for Students –

                                                                        Dismissed at 11:25 a.m.)

 

Thursday, March 9, 2017                 -           6:00 – 8:00 p.m.                                                                    

 

Friday, March 10, 2016                    -           12:30 – 2:55 p.m.

                                                                        (Half Day for Students -

                                                                        Dismissed at 11:25 a.m.)

 

Please remember that reports cards will be going home on Friday, March 3rdA good opportunity to address any questions or concerns you might have about your child’s progress would be at the time of your scheduled conference.

 

Please Note:  The Glen Cove Board of Education has already begun their public discussions of the school district budget for the 2017-2018 school year.  You are invited to become informed by attending their upcoming meetings as follows:

 

  • March 13, 2017 – Board of Education Planning Session - Middle School 7:30 p.m.
  • March 27, 2017 – Board of Education Business Meeting - Gribbin School 7:30 p.m.
  • April 3, 2017 – Board of Education Meeting – Connolly School – 7:30 p.m.
  • April 20, 2017 – Board of Education Meeting, Budget Adoption & BOCES vote – Middle School 7:30 p.m.
  • May 8, 2017 – Board of Education Meeting & Budget Public Hearing – High School – 7:30 p.m.
  • May 16, 2017 – SCHOOL BUDGET & TRUSTEE CERTIFICATION– Board of Education
  • May 22, 2017 – Board of Education Meeting – Middle School – 7:30 p.m.

 

With the second half of the school year in full swing, please continue to stress the importance of school and homework to your youngsters.  Please also continue to keep informed as the budget process begins. 

 

Cordially yours,

Rosemarie Sekelsky
Principal                                 

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Ridge Dr.
Glen Cove, NY 11542
516-801-7310

 

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