Annual Contribution Drive

Annual Contribution Drive

Message from PTA
Your generosity and support enables the PTA to be a partner, along with the Department of Education and Kaufman Music Center, in providing your child an exceptional educational experience! Please send your PTA Annual Contributions by 10/31.   High School: Any Advisory to reach 100% receive Out Lunch Pass! Middle School: First Advisory to reach 100% gets their choice: elevator priveleges OR Cupcake Party OR Pizza Party Lower School: First class to reach 100% receives Cupcake Party!    
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Top 2018 Test Scores in NYC!

Top 2018 Test Scores in NYC!

SMS In The News
We did it again! Dear all, I’m delighted to write you today to share some wonderful news about Special Music School. The New York City Department of Education recently announced its highest performing schools during the 2017-18 school year. We are delighted to report that once again, Special Music School was ranked as the #1 elementary school in New York State, based on state test results. The School was ranked as the #2 middle school. More details about the rankings are here. Our students’ exceptional performance is a testament to the outstanding education they are receiving at Special Music School. This speaks to the remarkable role that music education plays in enabling academic achievement. The success of our students would not be possible without the partnership of everyone in this community,…
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5 Easy ways to support SMS!

5 Easy ways to support SMS!

Message from PTA
  Collect Box Tops Shop at Amazon.com via SMS PTA Website Shop Boon Supply https://www.boonsupply.com/collections/all?fundraiser=87377 Get gifts for family, friends or yourself and household items at Boon Supply and SMS earns 50% of ALL SALES! Shop Mabel’s Labels for all your labeling needs while supporting SMS. https://mabelslabels.com/c/?funId=7345&cur_website=us_website  Get your Fairway Community partner card at the PTA Meetings or from Lisa Stump (or Laura or Ann) 3% of every purchase goes directly to SMS  
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This Week at SMS: September 23, 2018

This Week at SMS: September 23, 2018

Archive, Lisa's Weekly Notes
Hello SMS families, and Happy Fall! It was terrific seeing so many of you at Curriculum Night last week--thank you to all the PTA members who helped both at the K-8 and the High School. This week we have our first full week of school, so I hope everyone is well rested. As always, feel free to reach out to me with any questions, concerns, or anything you would like to share with the larger community. HOUSEKEEPING All Parents: It is imperative that we have your up-to-date emergency contact information. Blue Cards must be filled out each year. Please return them as soon as possible. The DOE requires that all parents complete the school meals form  - Click here to complete the form online.     K-8 Parents: If not yet done... K-8 Student Biographical Data K-8 Parent Permissions   Middle…
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This Week at SMS: September 16, 2018

This Week at SMS: September 16, 2018

Archive, Lisa's Weekly Notes
Hello SMS Families! I hope everyone is enjoying the beautiful weather this weekend. Please note that we have a four day week ahead--there is no school on Wednesday, September 19, in observance of Yom Kippur, and Thursday, Sept 20 is Curriculum Night for ALL GRADES (we do not follow the DOE calendar for Curriculum Night). I look forward to seeing you there!   K-8 Curriculm Night: 5-7pm - You will have a chance to meet your child’s teachers and to learn about the curriculum and expectations of each class. Parents, please report directly to your child's classroom HS Curriculum Night: 5-7pm - You will have a chance to meet your child’s teachers and to learn about the curriculum and expectations of each class. Please report directly to the auditorium. HOUSEKEEPING: All Parents: It is imperative that we…
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