• Anna's Weekly Letters, News and Updates

    • Bridges: Hand in Hand in Friendship and in Love

      April 16, 2018

      Dear Families:   Saying goodbye is never easy, but on Sunday when the staff gathered at Green-Wood Cemetery to join former second grade teacher, Stefania Di Stefano’s family, it felt particularly hard. We were...   Read More

    • BNS mourns our beloved Stefania

      April 11, 2018

      We need to share sad news with you.  Our beloved teacher, Stefania Di Stefano, passed away on Monday April 9 from cancer.  Many of your children knew Stefania during her years here, first as a student teacher, then...   Read More

    • Our Busy Season

      April 9, 2018

      Dear Families:   Welcome back from a chilly spring break.  We look forward to a productive few months full of inquiry and joy and learning.  Please stay connected with BNS and make a point...   Read More

    • The Democratic Process of Learning

      March 26, 2018

      Dear Families:   During March, third and fifth grade students participated in the Performance Based Assessment process.  Each child sat in front of a panel of adults. These adults included their teacher, another teacher,...   Read More

    • Children Making Sense of the World

      March 19, 2018

      Dear Families:   It was not a long amount of time, but on the morning of the 14th, our students had a powerful lesson in democracy.   Discussions before and after spoke of the need...   Read More

    • We’ll See You at Parent / Teacher Conferences

      March 13, 2018

      Dear Families:   By now you should have received and read your child’s progress report. If you didn’t, please let us know so we can resend it.  As you can see from the report’s...   Read More

  • Mark Your Calendar

    • MakerFest Is On!

      May 12, 2018
      1:00pm - 4:00pm

      MakerFest is On— And We Need Your Help! Are you artsy? Are you crafty? Are you a techie? Do you have a great idea for a kid-friendly, hands-on project?  You don’t have to come...   Read More

    • Bike Bonanza NYC! (Learn to Bike)

      May 12, 2018
      11am - 2:30pm

      Join us for free, fun activities for the whole family located in the BNS school yards! Free DoT bike helmet fittings, bike swap, and Learn-to-Bike lessons for children (must be accompanied by a parent...   Read More

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