The New Interdisciplinary School

March 2020 Newsletter       

 


 

   

Week of March 1st is Dr. Seuss Week!
3/2 - Crazy Hair Day
3/3 - Topsy Turvy Tuesday
3/4 - Crazy Socks Day
3/5 - Crazy Hat Day
3/6 - Oh, the Places You'll Go Day - 
(Dress as what you want to be when you grow up!)

**Please note some teachers may have switched the theme days this week bc of Picture Day!
3/4 & 3/5 
Spring Picture Day
3/11
NIS Spirit Wear Day
Be sure to click on the thumbnails for more style, logo and color choices!

Hungry Hungry Hippo Day
3/13
Pajama Slumber Party Day

St. Patrick's Day Dinner & Chinese Auction 
3/18 Keith Caputo, Founder of Helping Makes U Happy, visits NIS students
Week of 3/22 is Rainbow & Literacy Week!
3/23 - Red Day
3/24 - Yellow Day
3/25 -  Green Day
3/26 - Blue Day
3/27 - Hallway Color Day
3/24, 8:30 AM
Golf Committee Meeting
3/24 - 3/26
Special Event

SPRING PICTURE DAY

 

3/4 & 3/5

GRADS WILL HAVE PICTURES TAKEN IN CAP AND GOWN.

(Schedules were sent home in children's backpacks.)

 

Sign up to volunteer using this link.

ST. PATRICK'S DAY DINNER & CHINESE AUCTION 
WINTER BALL
Thank you to everyone who helped make the NIS Inaugural Winter Ball a success.  Click here  to see pictures and  here    to see an article about the event in the Long Island Press.  

Contact Us
New Interdisciplinary School
430 Sills Road
Yaphank, NY 11980
(631) 924 - 5583

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AUTISM AWARENESS EVENT
 IN HONOR OF NIS ALUM, BROOKLYN SWAILES 
AND HER BROTHER, NIS STUDENT, CARTER SWAILES
Hosted by Melissa & Eric Swailes
BENEFITING NIS
SATURDAY, APRIL 25th, 6-10 PM
Ancient Order of Hibernians, Babylon

Buffet Dinner, DJ, Top Shelf Open Bar, 50/50, Raffles and More
Details will be forthcoming!
NIS GOLF TOURNAMENT
We rely on sponsorships and raffle prizes to make this event a success, so please ask restaurants, spas, and salons for gift cards while you're visiting. and inquire with your company to see if they are willing to take a sponsorship.  Click here for a request letter. Register online today!  Thanks!
OT NEWS
The OT department wishes you a
Happy National Craft Month!
 Did you know there are ways to make crafting fun and therapeutic? It's true...just don't tell your kids! Click here to learn more.
PT ACTIVITY
Looking for a CREATIVE way to keep your child active and build their motor skills?  Look no further...click here for more details!
 
Over the next few months, The Feeding Corner by the NIS Speech Department will address the most common questions that we have received over the last few years.  After reading the answers, don't hesitate to contact your child's speech therapist with any further questions. 
CORONAVIRUS ALERT

Due to the increase concerns regarding Coronavirus, please read these tips to take action to prevent illness.
SPECIAL THANKS TO...
  • Volunteers and Supporters of the Scholastic Book Fair
  • Participants in the Valentine's Day fundraiser
  • Sponsors, Volunteers and Attendees of our Winter Ball
  • Donors to our raffle baskets & basket wrappers, specifically Maggie Delboy!
  • FB followers who set up birthday fundraisers on behalf of NIS 
  • People who made purchases benefiting NIS through smile.amazon.com and/or www.niskids.org/home/nis-spirit-shop
  • Individuals who made contributions to our school, including those who purchased a  brick to be put in our sensory garden 
As a non-profit school that relies on the generosity of our supporters to enhance all of our programs, we rely on volunteers and donors, so we can't thank you enough.  To donate to NIS, click here.  To volunteer or learn about different ways you can become involved, contact Susan Cali, Director of Development, at SusanC2@niskids.org.
The New Interdisciplinary School is an innovative early childhood learning center that respects the unique needs of all children and their families.
  Our commitment is to provide therapeutic and educational services in a nurturing environment with the highest standard of expertise.