Week of 5/21


Good afternoon Conwell Tigers and Happy Sunday!!!


Some very important information for the week and then I will let you all enjoy your afternoon.


Field Day for 3rd-5th Grade is Wednesday, May 23rd.at Liberty State Park!  We need volunteers from each classroom and water donations. Parents can please sign up at https://tinyurl.com/PS3FieldDay2018.


The PS3 Book Fair is in need of volunteers this week as well. Please sign up at https://tinyurl.com/PS3BookFairMay2018


Conwell Kidz Mary Poppins Rehearsal afterschool until 6pm on Wednesday and Thursday.  Tickets for the June 6th and 7th are still available at www.showtix4u.com.  Type JCPS into the search bar,


Friday is a half-day.  Dismissal will begin at 12:30 pm.  The building will be locked by 12:55pm so therefore you need to make sure you have arranged to have your children picked up on time.  There is NO CASPER on Friday. It is also a free dress down.


Thank you so much for your understanding and support.  


Enjoy your day and we will see you tomorrow.



Message from PTA


The PS3 PTA will be hosting our annual Field Days for Pre-K through 5th grade and are in need of volunteers and water donation.  


Field Day dates include:

Wednesday, 5/23 (3rd - 5th grade) at Liberty State Park

Friday, 6/8 (Pre-K 3 and 4) in the PS3 courtyard

Monday, 6/11 (Kindergarten - 2nd grade) at Liberty State Park


We are looking for volunteers for the below list and sign up is accessible here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4caaaa29a4fa7-ps3pta1


- Day of set-up (4 parents on each Field Day)


- 5-gallon water cooler jugs donation (13 total)


- Parent chaperone (1 parent per classroom) to help coordinate students at each activity station.


Please note:  For Kindergarten - 5th grade classrooms, volunteer chaperone will be responsible for walking with assigned class to/from PS3 to Liberty State Park.  Chaperones should also plan to bring lunch and water for the day.


Thank you in advance for your time and support.

Week of May 13



On behalf of the entire Conwell Tiger Staffulty and Students, I would like to wish all the mothers, mommies, mom moms, grandmas, abuelas, mammas, nanas, nannies, etc..... a very HAPPY MOTHER'

S DAY!!!  The influence you have in the growth of a child is immeasurable!!


Our PARCC administration is unofficially over with the exception of some make-ups.  There is no more Extended Day for Grades 3-5.   CASPER and PTA Clubs continue for those who it applies to.


Conwell Kidz Mary Poppins, Jr. Tickets are on sale at www.showtix4u.com.  Tickets are selling fast so don't miss the opportunity.


Rehearsals for the Mary Poppins, Jr. on Wednesday and Thursday until 6pm.


Wednesday our Kindergarten will be heading to the Turtle Back Zoo.


Talent show auditions for 3rd-5th grade students will take place on May 22nd and 23rd from 8-8:45 in the morning.


Our Spring Evacuation to PS#16 is scheduled for Tuesday morning at 10am, all students MUST be in orange uniforms that day, no exceptions. 


There is a PTA meeting scheduled for Tuesday night in the Theatre at 6pm followed by a Slavic Heritage Celebration.  All are encouraged to attend.  


Friday is a $1 dress down..wear whatever you would like...IN REASON.. :)


Last but not least next week.... Book Fair, 3-5 Field Day, and Free Dress Down... Summers almost here..

Have a great Sunday!!! 

Week of May 7

Good morning Conwell Tigers,


PARCC Testing continues this week and is expected to be complete by Friday, with the exception of makeups.  Please continue to ensure your children get a good night's sleep and well rested.  We have suspended homework for 3rd-5th grade children during the implemenation of PARCC.


The Conwell Kidz Production of Mary Poppins, Jr. will take place on June 6th and 7th at 6pm.  Tickets are on sale at www.showtix4u.com.  Type "JCPS" into the search bar.  Mary Poppins, Jr. at the Mary Ann Wallace Theatre should pop up on the screen.


There will be a full cast rehearsal on Wednesday and Thursday after school until 6pm.


I want to take this opportunity to publicly thank the teachers and teacher support staff at PS#3 for all of the hard work, dedication, and commitment put forth on a daily basis for the betterment of the lives of the 630 students at our school.  I am very proud to lead these individuals and can attest to their tireless efforts to make PS#3 a great school.   This week, our PTA will celebrate our staff with a special breakfast on Tuesday Morning.  Thank you to our PTA for recognizing the contributions that our staff provide each day.


There is Extended Day on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday this week.  It is the LAST week for the Extended Day Program.   


Hope you have an incredible Sunday.

PS3 PTA Teacher/Staff Appreciation Breakfast - Volunteers Needed

Hello Class Parents,


Next Tuesday, 5/8, the PS3 PTA will be hosting the annual Teacher and Staff Appreciation Breakfast.


Please share with your classrooms that we are looking for volunteers to help with breakfast dish contributions, set-up, serving/cooking and clean-up.


To sign-up for time slots between 6:30am - 9:30am and for complete details, click on the link below:



Thank you in advance for your time and support!

Report card night

No Casper MAY 3!!!!  Report Card Night starts at 6:30PM. 

Extended Day ends at 3:30 but No Casper!!  All students must be picked up on time.