Ashokan Trip Reminder:
Information was distributed to students. 
If your flyer did not make it homw, download here. ASHOKAN

MS 51 Night at the Brooklyn Cyclones!

On June 25, 2015, join fellow MS 51 students, families, teachers, and staff for a fabulous night of baseball at MCU Park, Home of Brooklyn Cyclones Baseball. This will be a great night for our MS 51 community to celebrate the year and get ready for summer!

When: Thursday, June 25, 2015

Time: 7:00 pm, gates open at 5:30 pm
Where: MCU Park, 1904 Surf Avenue in Coney Island

With every ticket purchased, you get a FREE Brooklyn Cyclones Baseball Cap!

All MS 51 students (and their friends) and parents are invited to take part in our Pre-game School Spirit Parade around the field. students and parents will line up at SEC. 24 at 6:15PM

Tickets are $18.00 per person. Buy Tickets Here

Please list your child's FULL NAME and HOMEROOM NUMBER when registering on the site.

School Supply Kits for new and returning students
Order now for the 2015/2016 school year!
The MS 51 Parent Association has introduced a terrific program for parents to save considerable time, effort, and money by setting up the opportunity to purchase school supplies through the PA. Each student will receive a custom packed cardboard "briefcase" on the first day of school, containing all of the basic necessary supplies each of your child's teachers requires.*

The cost of this box is $75.00. Online Orders (preferred method) must be made by Friday, June 26th, 2015.

-Purchase here: www.themulee.com
-Enter school code: 7603
-Go through the prompts to order.
-Kit will be given to your child on the first day of school in the fall.

Download the attached order form if you wish to pay by check. Deadline for check orders is Monday, June 22nd, 2015.

*some individual classes require specific items not included in this box, i.e. calculators, locks, 2nd language dictionaries, etc.
2015-2016 School Supplies.pdf
MS 51 School Supply List 

All grades who have not ordered a supply box can download general supply list here.

Dear Grade 8 Families,

The special moments are arriving shortly. The four most important activities are listed below: 

Senior Awards Night, June 8th at 7pm
Senior Celelbration,(prom) June 9th 6-10:00pm Grand Prospect Hall $62. download permission slip
Senior Trip, June 12th 7:30am-7:00pm Dorney Parrk $68. permission slip 
Graduation June 23rd at The Grand Prospect Hall. 9:00am, each family will recieve 3 tickets. 

High School Application Meeting Hosted by Guidance Staff:

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

Advance -Tripod Student Survey Information Download here

ASHOKAN CENTER TRIP- 6th grade families

Due Now
  • Payment #2 of $110 checks payable to MS 51
  • DOE Parent overnight/extened day trip consent form 
  • Page 3 of 3 Authorization and release 
Due by May 15, 2015
  • Balance $110 checks payable to MS 51
  • Health Record
  • Authorization to dispense medication
All form can be printed from our website 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

Friday, May 29
Instrumental Music concert
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday, May 30
Instrumental Music Show
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, June 1
Science Test
8:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Kaplan SHSAT Prep Course
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday, June 2
6th Grade Field Day
6th Grade Field Day 
Wed, Jun 3 - Fri, Jun 5
Cooperstown/Niagra Falls trip
For 7th graders
Thursday, June 4
Brooklyn/Queens Day- No School for students

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.