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Nuestra Semana en MCS: 2017-2018 Issue 9

Nuestra Semana en MCS: 2017-2018 Issue 9

Nuestra Semana en MCS: 2017-2018 Issue 9

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Photo of the Week

 

A 4-5s student attempts to walk on stilts during Friday's movement class.

January 2018 Fifth Floor Norte Farm Trip
Returning from the winter break and traveling immediately to the Manhattan Country School Farm would appear to be a recipe for readjustment and confusion. Spending two weeks away from school—sleeping late, watching movies, traveling—requires students to reboot when they return. The schedules and routines tied to the Farm program require this to happen immediately. Jobs and tasks in classes at the Farm are tied directly to the life and health of our farm animals and our human community. Read more
2017 MLK Assembly
Each year, Manhattan Country School holds two events to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We invite you to join us. Read more
Manhattan Country School City Camp
Dear MCS Families, We are excited to announce that registration is open for City Camp 2018! Sign up by March 16, 2018, to take advantage of early bird pricing! Read more
Project Cicero
Manhattan Country School is once again participating in Project Cicero, an annual book drive designed to create and supplement classroom libraries in under-resourced public schools in New York City. Since 2001, Project Cicero has distributed 3,250,000 new and gently used books to more than 20,000 classrooms reaching more than 700,000 students. Read more
Call Center Workers
On Thursday, January 18 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Manhattan Country School parent volunteers will be calling fellow parents who have not yet made a gift or pledge to Expanding Purpose: The Campaign for the Future of Manhattan Country School. Read more

Important Dates

  • Afterschool spring semester registration begins on Monday, January 8, 2018. Check your email on Monday for the registration link.
  • The grand opening of La Tienda, the 8-9s school store, is Friday, January 19, 2018.

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