Mar 5 - Mar 11 @ Division Street

Post date: Mar 02, 2018 8:44:43 PM

Week at a Glance

Ongoing This Week

-PTA Pasta Dinner Volunteers

-School Culture Night volunteers needed


-Sign up for the PTA

-PTA Yearbook ordering

Monday, Mar. 5

-PTA Arts 1001 Faces

Tuesday, Mar. 6

-PTA Arts 1001 Faces

-PTA Take Out Tuesday! (Details to the right.)

-PTA Meeting @7pm

Wednesday, Mar. 7

-PTA Arts 1001 Faces

-School Strings Recital @4pm

Thursday, Mar. 8

-Chess Club @8:10

-Preschool Story Time @10

-PTA Arts Steve Sheinkin

Friday, Mar. 9

Saturday, Mar. 10

Sunday, Mar. 11

PTA Pasta Dinner - March 9th

The 2018 Pasta Dinner Extravaganza is Friday 3/9! Seatings at 5:30, 6:30, and 7:30pm. Enjoy pasta served by our fabulous fifth graders! Augie's special Penne in Vodka Sauce will be served at the Third Seating.

We look forward to seeing lots of friendly faces! Register Here!

PTA Mid-Year Membership Drive Raffle!

The Division Street PTA has not yet met the membership goal set for it by the New York State PTA! We are looking to get 50 more sign ups by the end of the year!

If you sign up between now and March 9th you will automatically be entered for FREE TICKETS to the PASTA Dinner for your whole family!

If you appreciate all of the assemblies, STEM Expo, clubs, resources and enrichments that the PTA provides, please consider adding your name to the list. All it takes is $5 and two minutes of your time. THANK YOU ALL for making this a wonderful community!

Division Street School Spelling Bee - March 5th

Division Street will hold a school-wide Spelling Bee on Monday 3/5. Wish your kiddos luck as they compete against their classmates by grade!

PTA Takeout Tuesday! - March 6th

March’s Take-Out-Tuesday will be at China City at 15 Trieble Avenue in Ballston Spa! (In the Hannaford Plaza off Rowland Street) 5% of all the sales ALL DAY will come to the Division Street PTA! Please mention that you are from Division Street when you order!

PTA Meeting - March 6th

Spring PTA meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday 3/6 in the library - CLICK HERE FOR THE AGENDA. Free babysitting provided by the Saratoga Spring High School Key Club! See you there!

Division Street School Strings Recital - March 7th

Come join our Stringed Instrument students for a spring recital from 4:00-5:00 pm on Wednesday 3/7.

PTA Arts in Ed - March 1st through March 7th (All School)

Division Street will welcome local artist Anne Francey to school for a week-long art residency. The program, called 1001 Faces, has been adapted to fit with the school’s culture of diversity that we are all so proud of. The finished work will be a mural called Diversity at Division Street. It will be made up of small individual tiles designed by each student, in their own artistic style.

PTA Chess Club - March 8th

Chess club is open to all Division Street students Grades K-5, beginner-advanced players. 8:10 AM – 9:10am on Thursday 3/8 in the Gym. No advance sign-up is required. Parents, please walk your child to the Gym and sign in.

PTA Preschool Story-Time - March 8th

Bring the kiddos for Preschool Story-Time! Come for an hour of fun and circle time at 10:00 am on Thursday 3/8.

PTA Arts in Ed - March 8th Author Steve Sheinken (2nd-5th grades)

Division Street’s 2nd-5th graders will have the opportunity to meet with local author, and Division Street Dad, Steve Sheinkin. A book order went home before break for those who would like to purchase a signed copy of one of his books. If you still would like a signed book, please send in the order by Monday February 26th.

Click here for the book order form!

Division Street Pi Day - March 14th

Its Pi Day at Division Street! (Pi is 3.14, the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter.) Pie is a delicious round dessert. Happy Pi Day!

Division Street Needs Volunteers for Culture Night - March 23rd

Division Street School is seeking volunteers to be cultural guest speakers at our

Cultural Fair on 3/23 and in our classrooms throughout the year. The countries/cultures that tie directly in with the curriculum are listed in the sign up. The speakers will share with the students information on the particular country/culture (i.e. Family life, school life, traditions, holidays, food, clothing, arts and crafts, etc.). If you or someone you know would like to assist, please sign up!

PTA Pasta Dinner, Volunteers Needed!

The Division Street PTA Pasta Dinner is happening Friday March 9th! Mark your calendars for this very special annual family event!

Right now we really need Volunteers! This schoolwide event strengthens our community and works because we all pitch in! Please click here to sign up for a shift!


The following volunteer PTA positions are open for next year. Each position is a two-year term and starts July 1, 2018:

PTA President -

PTA Treasurer -

PTA VP of Fundraising -

PTA VP of Arts in Ed -

If you are interested in any of these positions please email the current officers for more information!