The PTA helps organize and provides support for numerous events throughout the school year. Mark your calendars and contact us at contactus@ps33pta.org to see how you can help.

Mark Your Calendars!!!

List of PS33 Chelsea Prep School Events 2016-2017

Following are some important dates for the 2016 –2017 school year. Please check your child’s folder and look for announcements from the school or the PTA to stay up-to-date with school happenings, as new events and changes arise throughout the year. Please note: Some dates may be subject to change.

  • September 8: First Day of School
  • September 12: Schools Closed (Eid al-Adha)
  • September 16: PTA General Meeting
  • September 22: Back to School Night
  • September 23: PTA Welcome Breakfast
  • October 3-4: Schools Closed (Rosh Hashanah)
  • October 7: PTA General Meeting
  • October 10: Schools Closed (Columbus Day)
  • October 12: Schools Closed (Yom Kippur)
  • October 21: Picture Day For Pre-K and Grades 1 - 4 only
  • October 28: Fall-o-ween Festival
  • October 31: Halloween Celebrations: PreK – 1st grade come in costume; Vocabulary Parade: 2nd and 3rd grade classes create a “word costume” and exhibit their creations in the auditorium
  • October 31: Halloween Bake Sale Families bake and donate nut-free treats to sell for Halloween
  • November TBA - Request for Testing for G&T Programs deadline
  • November 3: Parent-Teacher Conferences Meet with your child’s teacher to discuss your student’s progress (Half day for students)
  • November 4: PTA General Meeting
  • November 7: First Annual PS33 Fun Run
  • November 8: Election Day No School for Students
  • November 10: Graduation Picture Day For Kindergarten and 5th grades only
  • November 11: Schools Closed (Veteran's Day)
  • November 24 - 25: Schools Closed (Thanksgiving Recess)
  • December 2: General PTA Meeting
  • December 13, 14, & 15: Holiday Concert Spectacular Celebrate the holidays with performances by our talented students
  • December 26 - January 2: School is Closed (Winter Recess including Christmas & New Year’s Day)
  • January – February TBA: Gifted and Talented Examinations To qualify Pre-K – 2 students for G&T programs.
  • January 6: PTA General Meeting
  • January TBD: Annual Chelsea Prep Science Fair
  • January 16: Schools Closed (Martin Luther King’s Birthday)
  • January 27: Annual Student Talent Show
  • February 3: PTA General Meeting
  • February 14: Valentine’s Day Bake Sale Families bake and donate nut-free treats to sell for Valentine’s Day
  • February 20 – 24: Schools Closed (Mid-winter Recess)
  • March 3: PTA General Meeting
  • March 8/9: Half-Day for Students, Parent-Teacher Conferences Meet with your child’s teacher to discuss your student’s progress
  • March TBD: Hitting The High Notes Gala & Auction
  • April 7: PTA General Meeting
  • April 10-18 : Schools Closed (Spring Recess)
  • April TBA: ELA and Math Exams Statewide examinations for Grades 3 – 5
  • April 22: Earth Day
  • May 5: PTA General Meeting
  • May 5: Mother’s Day Bake Sale Families bake and donate nut-free treats to sell for Mother’s Day
  • May TBA: Science Exams Grade 4 examinations to assess elementary science program and student progress towards NY State standards
  • May 29: Schools Closed (Memorial Day)
  • June 2: General PTA Meeting
  • June TBD: Spring Carnival and Community Day Join us for a day of fun in our backyard: bouncy houses, dunk tank, DJ, craft activities and food make this day a great day to celebrate PS33’s staff, families and our community
  • June 8: No School for Students (Chancellor’s Conference Day for Staff Development)
  • June 12: No School for Students (June Clerical Day)
  • June 16: 5th Grade Dance
  • June 21-23: TBD
    • 5th Grade Graduation Commencement Ceremony for our graduates
    • Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony
    • Pre-K Moving Up Ceremony
  • June 26: Schools Closed (Eid al-Fitr)
  • June 28: Last day of school