Winter MAP Testing Begins
MAP testing will begin this week for students in
Grades K-2 in Mathematics and Reading
Please check the monthly calendar for dates of testing for all grades.
Parent reports will be available after February 5th.
Parents may want to view a short video on Growth Mindset which is part of the MAP testing program. Click the link below.
Carol Dweck in an animated presentation on mindsets – In this animation, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yl9TVbAal5s,
Carol Dweck gives a brief and compelling synopsis of the theory of fixed and growth mindset.
“How to Help Every Child Fulfill Their Potential”
Whose the Boss? Workshop for Parents
All PreK Parents Welcome
Annette Pastor - NYCDOE Social Worker
Wednesday January 17, 2018
In this New York Times article, author Alex Stone reports on the surprising outcomes of a study of young people’s dishonesty. Researchers told children not to look at a hidden toy and then made an excuse to leave the room. Within seconds of being left alone, the vast majority of children peeked at the toy. When the researcher returned, a significant number who had looked said they hadn’t. “At least a third of 2-year-olds, half of 3-year-olds, and 80 percent or more of children 4 and older will deny their transgression,” says Stone, “regardless of their gender, race, or family’s religion.” What’s more, none of the adults who spoke with children afterward, even their parents, were able to consistently tell who was lying and who was telling the truth.
A number of studies conducted by developmental psychologist Michael Lewis and others have reached these conclusions:
Sacrament of Reconciliation Classes
As mentioned by Mr. Woods after Mass.
Students in the Sacrament of Reconciliation Class will have class on Fridays from 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM.
These are required classes for students who are in the program.
Classes will begin Friday January 19, 2018.
Tuesday January 16, 2018
Mid Terms - ELA Grades 3-8
Wednesday January 17, 2018 - Feast of St. Anthony
Mid Terms - Mathematics Grades 3-8
MAP Testing Mathematics Grades K-2
PreK For All Coach will be working with students and teachers.
Whose The Boss? - Workshop in Library 8:30 AM.
All PreK Parents - Annette Pastor, NYCDOE - Social Worker.
Thursday January 18, 2018
MID-Term Science Grades 3-8
MAP Testing Grades K-2 Reading
Friday January 19, 2018
MAP make up testing
PreK For All Building Blocks Coach will be working with students and teachers today.
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Sacrament of Reconciliation Class -
Ms. Coello and Mr. Woods
Sunday January 21, 2018
Mass for all students in sacramental classes 1:00 PM