Category Archives: School News

STEM after school program this Winter!

TEKintellect Inc. Introducing LEGO® Robotics. Participants learn to build mechanized LEGO® models. In every session, the students receive a STEM lesson introducing them to the principles of science underlying the models they are engaged in building. For students K-2nd grades our models include Race car, Hummer, Conveyor belt, Laundry drum, Windmill and many others. Students 3rd-5th grades will build more sophisticated models with infra red remote controls such as Railroad bridge, Street Sweeper, Helicopter, Airplane, Power plant and others. The students are exposed to robotics and its wonders using their engineering abilities, their imagination and creativity. This program is ideal for children who are amazed by the wonders of Robotics, enjoy creating things, love getting answers for their logical questions and experience hands on learning utilizing multi-sensory experimentation.

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Online Book Fair!

Dear AmPark Neighborhood School Parents and Supporters,

We’re excited to announce our online book fair! This book fair will be completely online with Children’s Bookstore from November 6 to 20, 2017.  It’s easy to participate.

  1. Visit https://www.childrensbookstore.com/go/AmPark
  2. Shop for the books you can’t wait to read, every book on the website is eligible for our book fair.
  3. Books will be shipped directly to your home.

Our school earns 30% of every book purchase!  We’ll use the funds to support our Wellness in the Schools (WITS) partnership! Continue reading Online Book Fair!

Hurricane Relief

AmPark is collecting donations for victims of recent disasters. See our flyer here.

Donations can be dropped off beginning Friday, October 13th at our Halloween Costume Party or any day in the lobby through October 27th at morning drop-off. All donated items must be non-perishable, not second-hand, and not contain liquids of any kind. Open or unsealed donations of food or hygiene supplies won’t be accepted. Continue reading Hurricane Relief

Middle School Information Night

Missed the District 10 Middle School Fair or still have more questions? Come to AmPark’s Middle School Information Night / Noche de Informacion para Escuela Intermedia on Monday, October 16, 2017 4pm-6pm.

Join Ana, Guidance Counselor, and Angie, Parent Coordinator while they walk you through the process of Middle School Admissions with this helpful presentation. Meet staff from In-Tech Academy, Jonas Bronck, Bronx Community Charter and Horace Mann School.

Already visiting schools? Here’s a great checklist to help you on your tours.