Forest Elementary PS71Q
62-85 Forest Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
(718) 821-7772

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Picture Day

Picture Day is almost here! PS 71 will have AMC Photos at the school to take school pictures on the following dates:

Monday, November 18th, 2013
Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Please send your child dressed appropriately for the pictures.

Election Day - No School

Reminder: There will be no school on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 for Election Day. School will re-open on Wednesday, November 6, 2013.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

PS 71 Clubs

Information about the clubs available in our school and some of the amazing things that we will be doing throughout the year are available on the bottom of the website. CHECK THEM OUT!!

Monday, October 21, 2013

School Uniforms

PS 71 is now implementing school uniforms for the students beginning November 1st, 2013. Please click the link below to see the details about the uniforms your child will be required to wear:

School Uniforms can be purchased at Happy Days which is located at 56-40 Myrtle Ave, Ridgewood, NY.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Parent Teacher Conferences

PS 71 will have Parent Teacher Conferences on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

REMINDER: Students will be dismissed at 11:20 am on that day.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Forest Elementary Book Fair

PS 71 is hosting a Book Fair starting 
Monday, October 28, 2013
Friday, November 1, 2013

Help support PS 71 by purchasing books through our annual book fair!

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Happy Harvest Family Night

PS 71 will be hosting Harvest Family Nights by grade on the following dates and times:

Kindergarten & 1st Grade: Wednesday October 16 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
2nd & 3rd Grade: Thursday October 17 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
4th & 5th Grade: Friday October 18 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Please come and join the fun!

Harvest Sale

There will be Harvest Sale during lunch periods on Tuesday, October 15th and Wednesday October 16th.
Please send your children with money if you would like them to purchase items.

Monday, October 7, 2013

Columbus Day

There will be no school on Monday, October 14, 2013 in observance of Columbus Day.
School will be open again on Tuesday, October 15, 2013.

Don't forget to read about Columbus and what he did for America!

Thursday, October 3, 2013

OWLs follow Behavior Expectations

See the picture below for the behavior expectations for all OWLs.
Abiding by these expectations will ensure our OWLs will have a wonderful school year at Forest Elementary!

We are Owls at Forest Elementary!

The students in Forest Elementary pledge to be OWLs.
Below is the pledge taken by our OWLs.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Welcome Back PS 71!

Welcome back everybody! Have a wonderful school year!