Thanksgiving is just around the corner! We’re excited to work with Perkins Restaurant and offer you their delicious pies for your holiday table.
Please fill out the order form by Monday, November 16 and have your child return it to their 2nd period class teacher. All pies will be available for pick up at MAELS on Wednesday, November 25th between the hours of 11:00am and 2:00pm. If you need to make special arrangements for pick up please indicate it on your ordering form.
Thanking you in advance for your continued support!  

Holiday Basket Bash and Toy Drive

On Thursday December 3rd, we will be having our annual Basket Bash and holiday fair. We will also be collecting new unwrapped toys for the Kids Against Cancer Holiday Toy Drive. The Fair will begin at 5:00pm


Prospective incoming 6th graders - 2016-2017 school year

 6:00pm  (MAELS Auditorium)

Please find below the date for your current school’s assigned Informational Session:

Please come to your school’s assigned Informational Session date only. 

All Informational Sessions will be the same. 

If you come on a date other than assigned, there will not be a sign-in sheet for your school.


          Tuesday:                        Monday:                           Tuesday:          

          October 13,  2015           October 19, 2015            November 10, 2015

PS 1                                         PS 16                                       PS 3
PS 5                                         PS 19                                       PS 4
PS 6                                         PS 21                                       PS 8
PS 20                                       PS 22                                       PS 11
PS 23                                       PS 26                                       PS 13
PS 31                                       PS 30                                       PS 14
PS 32                                       PS 39                                       PS 18
PS 46                                       PS 41                                       PS 29
PS 48                                       PS 42                                       PS 35
PS 52                                       PS 44                                       PS 36
PS 54                                       PS 53                                       PS 38
PS 55                                       PS 56                                       PS 45
PS 65                                       PS 58                                       PS 50
PS 69                                       PS 78                                       PS 57
PS 74                                       PS 80                                       PS 60


 Private / Parochial schools:  Monday, November 23, 2015


There will be an Over Flow Information Night

for anyone who was unable to attend their scheduled session on


Monday, November 23, 2015


Due to space restrictions,

please limit participants to 2 per family


Our Annual Holiday Show
December 17 
Doors will open at 6:30 pm show starts at 7:00 pm
Tickets are $5 each you can buy them at the door or through Ms. G 

6th, 7th, 8th grade advanced band
6th,7th,8th grade chorus
MAELS Cheerleaders

MAELS Monthly Newsletters are in!
Check out what is happening during the months' of October and November at MAELS. Click on the link for your child's grade to explore what your child will be learning in each of their content area classes and to receive monthly announcements. 

Attention Families: Please visit www.pupilpath.com to view your child's daily homework assignments, academic progress and classroom resources. All grades on pupilpath will be updated on a weekly basis!
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Please click here to make a donation.  All donations are greatly appreciated!

Message from the Principal

Attention parents:  If you are not receiving emails from us, you are not on our distribution list.  Please make sure you reach out to our parent coordinator SRolnick@schools.nyc.gov so that she can add you to our email list.  This is our primary mode of contact with families. 

Our School Hours are as follows:
Monday - 7:30 - 1:55pm
Tuesday - 7:30 - 1:55pm
Wednesday - 7:30 - 1:55pm
Thursday - 7:30 - 1:55pm
Friday - 7:30 - 1:55pm
After School activities run onWednesday's and Thursday's between 2:00 - 3:00pm.
After-school activities end for the year on April 29th, 2015

Message to MAELS Families

Click on the link below for an up-to-date list of bus stops for MAELS students, including pick-up and times and locations.

Bus Rout List 10.19.15.docx

 Marsh Avenue Expeditionary Learning School 
policy regarding all electronic devices 
Precinct and Community Council Meeting Information

Please Register your Stop & Shop card to help earn funding for MAELS through the A+ School Rewards program.  All cards must be re-registered yearly to get the rewards.  Click on the following link to register Stop & Shop A+ Rewards or call 1-877-275-2758 to register your card over the phone.    Use ID # 40075 when registering.
Click on the attached letter below for more information. 

Help our school raise money all year long with
Burgers for Better Schools

 It’s free to join 
and easy to participate. All you have to do is become a Red Robin Royalty member, select 
our school, and Red Robin will donate 1% of all purchases you make at participating locations. 

Attention Parents:  Uniform purchasing is now done online!
Please visit:  www.hnoutfitters.com to place your orders today. 
Your login is:  MA24212
 Happy Ordering! 

No student will be released early after 1:30pm. Please come before 1:30pm if you need to pick your child up early.

Tuesday, December 1
8th Gr. HS Articulation
DUE DATE: HS Applications are due to Marni Gastman
Thursday, December 3
MAELS Annual Holiday Basket Bash

Friday, December 11
College March

MAELS Students Support High School
Expeditionary Graduates
8th Gr HS Articulation
2:45 PM - 5:30 PM
Wagner HS Auditions
Monday, December 14
8th Gr HS Articulation
2:45 PM - 5:30 PM
Wagner HS Auditions