Category Archives: Support the AmPark School

Don’t miss this incredible event!

We are just 8 days away from the Best Party of the Year!!!!

We have some amazing items up for bid. Here’s just a sample (see full list of donors below):

    • 2 Tickets to see Hamilton! Tickets for May or June performances in the front orchestra section

 

    • Sports! – A limited edition laser facsimile 2018 New York Jets Team signed replica football, 2 tickets to the NY Red Bulls, passes for EJ Murray Memorial SkatingCenter, 2 hours of bowling for up to 5 people (including the shoes) at Bowlmor Lanes

 

    • Pamper Yourself! 2 passes for the luxurious Sojo Spa, a one hour massage at Inwood Healing Arts, a one night stay at the Emerson Resort & Spa

 

    • Amazing discounts for day camps at Fieldston Outdoors, Camp 12 Trails and TCR

 

    • Restaurant Gift Cards from $25 – $200 at Cocina Chente, Suyo Gastrofusion, Jake’s Steakhouse, Kingsbridge Social Club, the Bronx Ale House, and so many more!

 

    • Get Healthy – discounts and vouchers for martial arts, pilates, and swim classes at Abada Capoeira, Warriors Taekwondo, East Coast United BJJ & MMA, Kara Tatelbaum/Lazy Girl Pilates, and Aquabilities.

 

    • Fun date night and family activities from Jazz at Lincoln Center, Rockin Jump, LIFE, a place to be, PlayPlace, 5 Wits, Alamo Drafthouse, iFLY, Legoland, NY Botanical Gardens, the Bronx Zoo

 

  • Bring home something great!: Gourmet coffee beans from Strongtree Coffee and Buunni Coffee, designer sunglasses from MODO, a one of a kind stained glass, gift baskets from Newburgh Brewing Company, the Bronx Alehouse, and Trader Joe’s, beer from Gun Hill Brewing and Bronx Brewery, wine…..

And, don’t forget – You can bid on these fabulous One-of-a-Kind Experiences

    • Principal for a Day – Would you like your child to spend a day working alongside our wonderful school principal, Kelly? Well, now is your chance. At the Live Auction, your child can be one of the few who’ve sat at her desk!

 

    • Principal for a Half Day (see above)

 

    • Assistant Principal for a Day – Would your child love to spend a day working alongside Bonnie, our Assistant Principal? At the Live Auction, bid for the opportunity for your child to join her on her many school endeavors!

 

  • PE Assistant: Don’t forget your sneakers! Start your day off with a shiny new whistle, a PE Teachers Best Friend.  Working with Caitlin Learn how to design a game which will be played with your class. At the Live Auction, win the chance for this fun and exciting opportunity!

BUT THAT’S NOT ALL!!! Continue reading Don’t miss this incredible event!

AmPark Spring Auction Fundraiser is tomorrow, April 27th

On Friday, April 27th from 6 pm – 9 pm, our school and the AmPark Parents’ Association will host the 2017/2018 AmPark Spring Auction Fundraiser (adults only event). We hope to raise $10,000 to support enrichment programs for our students, specifically targeting, our math, ELA and science programs.

This is an exciting event, click here for more information and to purchase your admission ticket.

Childcare will be provided to current AmPark students only.

Participatory Budgeting: Vote for AmPark!

 

Through Participatory Budgeting, community members, as young as 11yrs old can directly decide how to spend at least $1,000,000 of the public budget in our Council District 11.

 

What’s on the ballot?

  • P.S. 344 School Playground Construction
  • District 11 Schools Technology Upgrade

 

Vote for both at AmPark — 3981 Hillman Avenue

When:
Monday, April 9, 2018 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Friday, April 13, 2018 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

 

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Celebrate Earth Month – Donate Your Old Shoes!

Join AmPark in Celebrating Earth Month!

While you’re doing some Spring cleaning this week, join AmPark in celebrating Earth Month! Let’s help do our part by gathering shoes your family no longer needs.

AmPark is participating in a shoe drive that not only repurposes shoes, but gives our school $.25 per pound! Let’s clean out our closets and pay it forward!

Good for our Earth! Good for our school!

Chipotle Fundraiser 12/4!

Please  join us on Monday, December 4th from 4 pm – 8 pm at 193 W 237th Street for our Chipotle Fundraiser. 50% of all proceeds between those times will be donated to the AmPark Parent’s Association. Please help us by having dinner at Chipotle during those times or going in for takeout. Please print attached flyer or take a pic of flyer and present at Chipotle in order for our kiddos to get the credit! If we do not mention this fundraiser, no funds will be applied to AmPark.

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!