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DECEMBER 2020
(Week of 12/21/20)
Please remember school is closed from December 24th - January 1st. We hope you have a restful, healthy, enjoyable break. Thank you so much to all of you who purchased gifts for our NIS families that required a little extra assistance this year. Your generosity is greatly appreciated! To follow are some activities you can do with your children at home, as well as other important school updates. All back-issues of this newsletter can be found on our website.
Learning from Home
(Week of 12/21)
CORE WORD "MORE"
(12/14 - 1/8)
The Core Word of the Week is MORE. Here is a printout, a story and a song you can share with your child to reinforce this word at home.

As a reminder of why we use core words at NIS, you can click here.
Gym with Ms. Mary
Fundations Review with Ms. Jill
NIS parents Derek and Christine Stevens are selling original artwork and tee shirts and donating all of the proceeds to NIS. Each donation will then be matched, making your donation go twice as far!
Save the Date! The NIS Golf Outing, our largest annual fundraiser, will take place at the Port Jefferson Country Club on 5/24/21. Sponsors and raffles needed. Click here for an invitation and here to sponsor us or to RSVP. Contact Susan for details.
Shop Amazon Smile
Please don't forget to keep making all of your Amazon purchases through Smile. Smile has all of the same items as Amazon at the same prices. The only difference is you making a difference.

Thank you once again for continuing to help us fulfil all of the items on our Amazon Wish List. We have added new items. Check it out!
Attendance E-Mail
NIS has created an e-mail address that you may use to send COVID results and/or doctor notes: absencetracker@niskids.org. This e-mail will be monitored from 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM daily. If you have any questions, please call the school or e-mail kristenm@niskids.org. Thank you!
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Show your school spirit and get decked out in NIS gear from head to toe! Select the thumbnails on the following site for color and logo options on all of our apparel. Children and adult sizes are available.
Please consider giving a donation, having a personal fundraiser on our behalf, or starting a Facebook fundraiser. Contact Susan Cali, Director of Development, for more information. Thank You!
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. While we receive funding from NYS to provide education and therapy and Suffolk County to provide busing, we rely on fundraising to provide all of the unique programs and services that make our school the wonderful place it is. Please consider donating today.
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