Daily Announcements


Mott Hall II Families:
You're invited to the District 3 Art Show on Thursday, May 14th from 5pm-9pm and on Friday, May 15th, from 10am - 7pm at PS163 on 97th street (between Amsterdam and Columbus).
A selection of Mott Hall II artwork from grades 6, 7, and 8 will be on display.
Check your art class e-chalk page for more information
We hope to see you there!


SAVE THE DATE
 for our 
1ST ANNUAL SCIENCE NIGHT! 
Tuesday, May 19th, 6-8 pm
This is an event for the entire family, featuring our Award Winning Science Fair Projects, 
Grade inspired experiments (including an the 6th Grade Ice Cream-making Exhibit), 
a representative of the Museum of Natural History with a table of Biofacts for your review, as well as presentations from three of our After School Programs: Engineering Explorations, Brainiacs, and Robotics!
Food will be available for purchase.

Mott Hall II Annual Career Fair
We are inviting you to participate in our 10th Annual Career Fair which will be held on Friday, June 5th, 2015. The fair will be held from 8:30 to 10:45 am in the school's large indoor space on the first floor . Attached is an invitation letter with further details, as well as, the Participant Registration Form for the Career Fair. Kindly review same and return to us if you are able to attend.
Career Day Invitation and Registration Form.pdf

Be Informed  

Mott Hall II Cell Phones and Electronic Devices Policy on School Property

The attached document is Mott Hall II school-based policy for use of cell phones, computing devices, and portable music and entertainment systems on school property. Kindly educate yourself on same, as it highlights usage and restriction while in school, confiscation and return of electronic items, as well as disciplinary actions.


Mott Hall II Read-a-thon Top Raisers and Readers Update


Remember the Read-a-thon continues until April 30thso lets continue reading to meet our revised Goal of $10,000 and Reading Minutes of 200,000. In addition, the top 5 fundraisers will each win a 6" Kindle Fire HD 8GB and the top 3 reading homerooms will win a pizza party.

Mott Hall II PTA is launching a Read-a-thon that combines both 
fundraising and reading motivation.  The Read-a-thon will run from  Monday, March 9th to Thursday, April 30th.
Parents/Guardians, here is what you need to get started supporting your scholar:
1) Set up scholar's account and invite sponsors
2) Follow these links to see videos which will help you set up, organize and understand more about how the Read-a-thon works, including tips on motivating reading and inviting sponsors.
How to Invite Sponsor

Did you know?
You can help your child's school become eligible for additional grants by completing the school lunch form. All you have to do is use any computer, tablet, or smartphone and go to http://nyc.applyforlunch.com/.
After completing four easy steps you will receive an immediate submission confirmation. Bring this confirmation to your child's homeroom teacher.

Four Easy Online Submission Steps
  • Agree to the Terms of Use
  • Enter household information
  • Provide student information for all children in your household
  • Review, sign, and submit your application

Need Assistance or Have Questions? Call the SchoolFood Help Desk: (877) 363-6325


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Once a Mott Hall II-lian, ALWAYS a Mott Hall II-lian!

We'd love to hear from you, see you at our events and invite you to speak with our scholars about your experience at Mott Hall II, high school, college and beyond. Please stay in touch and up-to-date by responding to a brief survey. Today's Scholars, Tomorrow's Leaders!

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 5
Teacher Appreciation Day
Saturday, May 9
Asphalt Green Soccer League
Mott Hall II (MS862)
vs.
Swarm 
8pm @ Asphalt Green Field 1
Thursday, May 14
SLT Meeting
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
PTA General Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, May 16
Asphalt Green Soccer League
Mott Hall II (MS862)
vs.
PS 161
8pm @ Asphalt Green Field 2
Monday, May 18
Grade - Wide Science Fair
PTA Executive Board Meeting
Tuesday, May 19
School - Wide Science Fair
Monday, May 25
Memorial Day - School closed

Weather

Today, 5/5/2015
High: 81 Low: 57
Slight chance rain showers
24% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/6/2015
High: 67 Low: 55
Rain showers
44% chance of precipitation.