Count Me In

Does your employer sponsor a
matching gift program?

Check our Community Partners page for ongoing updates from Scot Steinberg.

Fairway Community Partners

Sign up now to receive your Fairway Community Partners card. Use your card each time you shop at Fairway and PS9 will receive 3% back from Fairway. Stay tuned for special Double Days for PS9. Shop then with your card and 6% of your purchase will be donated to PS9!

A Little Goes a Long Way

You know, there may be things you already do that can help raise money for PS 9. Do you ever shop at West Side Kids? Or or Target? Do you fill prescriptions? Have a look at the ways you can earn money for PS 9 without spending any additional funds yourself.

Shop from here...
...and earn dollars for PS 9!

Seminar on Supporting Writing in the Early Grades: Thurs, April 2nd, 8:45-10am

Attention Parents with Children in Grades 1 & 2: Writing From the Start teaches participants about the central role literature plays in a young writer’s development and provides activities for home that encourage students to write. Sponsored by the Learning Leaders program. Meet in the PS9 Library.

Learning Leaders


End of Year Approaches: Think Yearbook :)

Information about ordering a yearbook, purchasing a yearbook ad for your child, and submitting photos for publication in the yearbook can be found in the Yearbook section.


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Tri-State Chess Tournament at PS 9: Sunday, April 26th

Chess King Calling all Chess Lovers!  The next Tri-State Chess Tournament will be held at PS9 on Sunday, April 26th from 10am-3pm. There is a $5 discount for PS9 students, AND the registration fee is less if you register by Monday, April 20th.


If your child wants to participate, complete the attached flyer, or register online at also note that membership in the US Chess Federation is required to participate. This one-year membership fee is NOT necessary if you signed up at the last tournament in December. As has been done in years past, the PA will host a concession stand with breakfast, lunch, drinks, and snacks for sale. All proceeds benefit PS9. Please volunteer your time and/or donate food, beverages, and/or money to help offset the purchase of food.


Contact Cathy Chuang at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with any questions or to sign up to help!


View details and registration form.


Auction Art Projects

Truly spectacular class art projects were a highlight of this year's auction!

Auction Art Project

View class auction art projects


The PS9 Composting Challenge: now through June 2015

As a country we are generally not aware of the volume of food we waste. Composting is a great way to take responsibility for potential waste by creating valuable soil nutrients from what would otherwise go into the garbage and then to landfill. The PS9 Composting Challenge, running from now through June, will make us all more aware of and responsible for our food waste.


What is the challenge? Look for details in your child's red folder or read here:



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