APHS GRADE 8 PARENT NIGHT – 1/14/20
Families of current grade 8 students are encouraged to attend the APHS Grade 8 Parent Night on Tuesday, January 14 at 6:30 p.m. in the APHS Auditorium.
APHS GRADE 8 SCHEDULING PRESENTATIONS & ELECTIVE FAIR – 1/21/20
The Averill Park High School counselors and principals will be visiting Algonquin on Tuesday, January 21 during PE/Music/Art/College and Career Pathways classes for team presentations on the high school’s scheduling process.
Students also will visit a high school elective fair during lunches on Tuesday, January 21 to learn more about exciting coursework opportunities available to ninth grade students.
MORNING DROP OFF
For those parents dropping their child off at Algonquin in the morning, please review the traffic pattern map linked below.
It is important for student safety that students get dropped off on the sidewalk marked on the map. Please do not drop your child off in the middle of the parking lot.
APCSD KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION
Registration for kindergarten is now underway. Please click on the following link for more information:
SLCA PRESENTIS SATURDAYS AT THE CIRCUS
The Sand Lake Center for Arts presents Saturdays at the Circus from Jan. 4 to April 11. Visit www.slca-ctp.org to enroll, or call the box office at 518-674-2007. Click here for more information: https://www.averillpark.k12.ny.us/news-archive-2019-2020/3862-slca-presenting-saturdays-at-the-circus
SPREADING WILL POWER BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL GAME – 1/31/20 – 7pm
Please join AP Student Government and Boys Basketball team “Spreading Will Power” on Friday, January 31 during the day and wrapping up with the boys game that evening. Our goal is to turn APCSD a sea of Will Power to spread awareness about The Brave Will Foundation.
Please visit our online store to order your shirt, deadline is 1/15/20
ACTIVE PARENTING WORKSHOP PROGRAM
Are you interested in gaining information on technology, social media, substance abuse, school and social stressors? Active Parenting of Teens workshop is for parents of students in grades 6-9, which provides useful tools to navigate the adolescent years. The workshop takes place on Tuesdays from January 28 to February 25 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Algonquin. Please click on the following link for more information: https://www.averillpark.k12.ny.us/news-archive-2019-2020/3832-active-parenting-workshop
FROM THE LIBRARY
The Library is holding a Game-A-Thon fundraiser on Thursday, January 16 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. Students can play non-violent games on their phones or play a variety of board games or chess. Tickets cost $7 and will be on sale during lunches on Tues., 1/14, Wed. 1/15 and Thurs. 1/16. There is a girl’s home basketball game at 4:15. Students can come to the fundraiser, stay for the game and be picked up at 5:30. We appreciate your support of the library!
Sora: New, Free Reading App Replaces Overdrive for AP Students: Your child has access to thousands of e-books and audiobooks. Sora is a new eBook & Audio Book app offered through our district. It takes the place of OverDrive, and is very easy to use.
AMS MUSIC WARDROBE
If any student needs assistance borrowing black and white dress clothes for one of our school concerts, please reach out to one of our school counselors who can put you in touch with our Music Wardrobe.