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Messages For Families from the Chancellor
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                              School Spirit September- October

September 23-  Favorite Character Shirt

September Fun Run School Spirit

Wednesday 9/28- “We’re Outta This World “ Dress theme – space, aliens, astronauts, Star Wars, Star Trek Shirts

Thursday 9/29- ”When I grow up I want to be “- Dress for your future career

Friday 9/30- “Futuristic Day”-  Crazy hair, crazy socks, backwards clothes, mismatched clothes day

Monday 10/3- “Back to the Future” Dress theme- Throwback Monday, wear clothes from any  past decade

Tuesday 10/4- “Take me back to Tie Dye”- Dress theme – wear tie dye clothes

Thursday 10/6- “Hats Off to our future”- Dress theme – wear a crazy hat to school

Friday 10/7-“My future is so bright I have to wear Shades”-Dress theme – neon colors, sunglasses


Friday October 14th- wear your favorite PS 32 shirt

Friday October 21st- Wear Orange and black to school

Friday October 28th- Wear your favorite Halloween shirt

Friday November 4th- wear your favorite PS32 shirt

Here’s how you can support Ps 32 The Gifford School:

     Give a donation, if you are able.
Dear Families,

P.S. 32 will be participating in the following school wide events this year.

Please note the dates below:
September- Alopecia Awareness - Thursday, September 29, 2022.
Please dress your child in blue. The children’s story, Where’s Your Hair, Hannah?, a story about Alopecia will be read to your child’s class and each child will be given a blue bracelet to raise their awareness.

October - “Linking together against bullying” - Thursday, October 20, 2022.
Please dress your child in orange. Each student will write their name on a piece of orange paper and we will link them together to create a paper chain which will symbolize our school linking together against bullying.

February - “A Healthy Heart” - Tuesday, February 14, 2023.
Please dress your child in red. With your permission, students will receive a temporary heart tattoo on their hand or arm. They will also participate in a related exercise/learning activity.

April - Autism Awareness - Monday April 3, 2023.
Please dress your child in blue. Each class will be putting blue handprint on a banner to help “light up our school blue for Autism Awareness.”

May- Memorial Day Event - Friday May 26, 2023.
Please dress your child in red, white, and blue. We will be tying a ribbon to our school yard fence in honor of Memorial Day.

We appreciate everyone’s participation in these unifying school events.

The OT Department and Awareness Coordinators
Tatiana Aliparo
Tracy Katz
Leonarda Wallace

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Student Self-Service Password Reset Tool is Now Available

The DOE Student Account self-service password reset tool, which was down for maintenance, is now available. The tool includes new security features, such as an optional PIN and security questions that students can use, once they set them up. Refer students and families to the DOE student accounts page on the DOE website for instructions on how to use the tool, including how to set up a PIN and security questions. 


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Please join us for our monthly Crafting with Ms. Spataro workshops. Not only will we create fun art projects, but you will also have the opportunity to socialize with other members of our school community.

We will meet once a month on Fridays at 9:15 am in the school Library.

Please let me know if you would prefer to participate virtually. 

 Please see the tentative meeting dates below:


          October 21                                                February 10

          November 9                                              March 24

          December 9                                              April 28

          January 20                                                 May 12

Please reach out to me if you have any questions at [email protected]


Michele Mancuso

Parent Coordinator

Parent support Group

Please join our monthly Virtual Parent Support Group sessions on Wednesdays at 9:30 am.

 The meetings will be presented by our school Psychologist, Dr. Tracy Poon, and Parent Coordinator Michele Mancuso. We will be joined by Ms. Spataro, and occasional guest speakers.

Please see the tentative meeting Dates below:

                October 12                                               February 15

                November 16                                           March 15

                 December 14                                            April 19

                 January 11                                              May 17


           Reminders will be sent out prior to the scheduled meeting.


If you have any questions, please contact reach out to

me at [email protected]

                                           We hope you will join us

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