School-wide Events to Help Those Less Priveleged Than Us -- PLEASE GET INVOLVED TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE!


The people of Haiti need everyone's help! Please visit these links to find a way to give your support!

STUDENT GOVERNMENT IS COLLECTING DONATIONS OF SNACK MONEY AND OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS TO HELP THE PEOPLE OF HAITI UNTIL JANUARY 22!

CNN Article highlighting organizations
http://www.cnn.com/2010/LIVING/01/13/haiti.earthquake.how.to.help/index.html

CNN's list of organizations actively supporting the effort in Haiti (CNN-Impact Your World):
http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2007/impact/




PLEASE HOLD ON TO YOUR UNNEEDED COATS, MITTENS, HATS, GLOVES, SWEATERS, SCARVES AND BRING THEM TO SCHOOL AFTER THE BREAK! THE STUDENT GOVERNMENT, WITH MRS. TRIBBLE, WILL BE GIVING THEM TO THE HOMELESS AND UNDERPRIVELEGED FAMILIES IN OUR AREA! IT IS A GREAT WAY TO CLEAN OUT THE CLOSET AFTER THE HOLIDAYS AND TRULY MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN PEOPLE'S LIVES AT THE SAME TIME!


Buy Candy-Grams to benefit Toys for Tots

Participate in the NYSUT FOOD DRIVE coming up after the winter break



Are you looking for good ways to serve the community? Here are some great ways.


Helping the homeless:

Donating food and winter clothing
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Helping animals:
http://www.spca914.com
http://www.spca914.com/how2help.htm
http://www.aspca.org/


You can always help teachers, too! Just ask them to help out at lunch, recess or after school. You can help out by:
  • helping to take care of the pre-k and kindergarten kids
  • helping little kids during their gym time
  • helping Ms. Stanton organize her chorus folders and clean her room
  • helping to put away books in the library