Have a Wonderful Summer!
School Begins Wednesday
 September 9, 2015 

First Parents Association Meeting 
Thursday, September 10, 6:30 pm. 

MS 51 School Supply List 

Families who do not wish to purchase a supply box can find the school supply list here.
This is the general list for all grades.  Supply List

Summer Reading Lists

Download your list today:
All students must read at least 
3 books over the summer: 

Rising 6th grade class of 2018
Rising 7th grade class of 2017
Rising 8th grade class of 2016 

Congratulations To Our New Board!

The following MS 51 parents were elected to the PA Executive Board for 2015-2016:
Co-Presidents: Danielle Kolker • Rob Sanft
Co-Vice Presidents: Megan Mardiney • Mel Wohlgemuth
Co-Treasurers: Julia Tarrio • Samantha Britell 
Recording Secretary: Melissa Green
Corresponding Secretary: Marcia Jackson

The following MS 51 parents will be serving on the SLT for 2015-2016:
Jeannine Kerr • Leila Ligougne • Peter Sistrom • Iven Walters • Chloe Wasserman 

Something new: For next year we are setting up individual committees to serve along with the PA. We need parents to chair (or co-chair) these committees, along with parents to join them. The following positions are available:
Fundraising Committee Chair(s)
Events Committee Chair(s)
Concession Committee Chair(s)
Communications Committee Chair(s)
Merchandise Committee Chair(s)

Please email us if you are interested in one these positions. We can tell you more about them!

High School Application Meeting Hosted by Guidance Staff:

6th & 7th grade families: If you missed the meeting, download materials visit guidance page announcements here

MS 51 SHSAT Prep Class for current 7th grade students

We will begin registration for students on a SHSAT prep class taught by MS 51 Staff beginning the first week of school in September. The class will run until the test in October. Families who register by May 15, will be guaranteed a seat. For more information download an application here.

MS 51 has joined CFK ecycling Funding for Education,  a waste management company which pay us for recycling. They will accept old cell phone, Laser & inkjet cartridges, laptops, Ipods & MP3 players, Ipads/Tablets/Ereaders & PDA's. Should you wish to donate any of these old items, they can be dropped off in room 133. 

Singer, Song Writer Taylor Swift joins current and former MS 51 students to discuss music and books. Read more click Taylor Swift or ABC News

Upcoming Events

Saturday, July 4
independance day

MS 51's School Calendar can be exported into Microsoft Excel, iCal or vCal.  Click on the "View Monthly Calendar" link above and then click on the Export Events icon, located on the top right corner of the monthly calendar, and follow the prompts to complete the export.