2017 – 2018 PA Meeting Dates
Topics are subject to change. Please read our weekly e-newsletter or check this page for updates.
All meetings are held at 7:00pm at the school. Chinese translation available.
Vallo provides free bus transportation from Manhattan and Queens to all PA meetings. To reserve a seat, please call Vallo (718-960-7600) by noon the day before the meeting.
|9/26/17||SLT Elections and What Your Child Can Expect This Year: Meet our principal and administration, plus breakout sessions for each grade.|
Sophomore Parent Guide - Ms Mills
|10/18/17||PA Elections and Recent Trends in College Admissions, a frank discussion with “America’s college counselor” Sara Harberson|
Meet the Speaker - Sara Harberson
|11/13/17||Everything You Wanted to Know About Raising Teens But Were Afraid to Ask, a Q&A session with psychotherapist Sean Grover|
Meet the Speaker - Sean Grover
|12/13/17||Test Secrets: Understanding and Preparing for the SAT, ACT, and More. Learn about the various standardized tests, how to interpret scores, and how to best support your child throughout the testing process.|
Meet the Speaker - Robin Kaufman, Test Secrets Presentation
|1/18/18||Academics and Anxiety: How to help your teen do well in school without stressing out. Jed Applerouth, an expert in educational psychology, will speak about effective study habits, gender-based learning differences, and resiliency.|
|2/12/18||9th-11th Grade Parents: Course Selection, including a 4-year overview.|
12th Grade Parents: Things I Wish I Knew before My Kid Went to College: Hear from parents of recent Bronx Science graduates.
|3/15/18||Parenting Workshop: Breakout sessions on topics such as healthy sleep, social media, substance abuse|
|4/17/18||The Bronx Science Path to College: The Guidance Office maps the way from freshman year to senior year|
|5/21/18||State of the School: Find out how our school did this year from Dr. Donahue and our Assistant Principals|
|6/13/18||SLT & PA Elections, plus Bronx Science vs. College Life: Last year’s grads share about their adjustment to college, how Bronx Science prepared them, and what they think parents should (and shouldn’t) do|
Other PA Gatherings
December 2017 (coming soon)
November 2017 (56KB)
October 2017 (73kb’s)
September 2017 (79kb’s)