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Nuestra Semana en MCS: 2016-2017 Issue 28

Nuestra Semana en MCS

Nuestra Semana en MCS: 2016-2017 Issue 28

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Photo of the Week

An eighth-grader explains his research project during Thursday's Social Justice Data Fair.

2017 Spring Concert
On Thursday, June 1, the Manhattan Country School community gathered for its first Spring Concert in our new home. Under the direction of Donavon Soumas and accompanied by piano played by Nehemiah Luckett, students in the 8-9s through eighth grade offered a performance that included songs both familiar and new. Read more
2017 Social Justice Data Fair
On Thursday, June 1, Manhattan Country School hosted its seventh annual Social Justice Data Fair.  The event, which features student work and a keynote address, highlights the role of math in exploring and addressing social justice issues. Read more
News about changes in staffing will be shared with students on Monday, June 5. We ask that families wait until Monday afternoon to discuss these changes with their children so that Monday's morning meeting remains a common experience for all the students in a class. Read more
The Lion King
Manhattan Country School's eighth-graders will be performing "The Lion King" June 12, 13 and 14. Read more
2016 Farm Outing Day
Join us Saturday, June 17, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., for Manhattan Country School's annual community picnic at the MCS Farm. Read more
2017 Model Congress
On Saturday, May 20, 12 student delegates from Manhattan Country School attended Model Congress at Packer Collegiate Institute in Brooklyn, New York. Read more
2017 MLK Living the Dream Book Award Winner
On Monday, May 15, fifth-grade students from Manhattan Country School, Central Park East II and Children’s Workshop School presented the 2017 MLK Living the Dream Book Award to the author and illustrator of I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark, in a ceremony at Manhattan Country School. The Living the Dream Book Award culminates a yearlong private/public school partnership, initiated by MCS in 1990. The award is presented to a children’s picture book that embodies the values of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Read more
Bookcase
Hello MCS community! It’s Jay in the library. The summer is nearly here and I am asking for your help with bringing back any library books that you have at home. All books should be returned by Friday, June 9. Read more

City Camp Update

Registration for 2017 City Camp is now closed. Thank you to everyone who has registered. We look forward to sharing the City Camp experience with your children this summer.

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