Family Game Night / 学校主催ファミリー・ゲーム・ナイトに参加しました

Diversity Committee hosted the First Family Game Night at PS147! It was a big success, with many children and families from different grades got together and played games, made crafts, and enjoyed snacks. JDLP offered Origami/Japanese snack table, and we made origami cranes, Pikachu, and more! ダイバーシティ委員会主催のファミリーゲームナイトが3月16日にPS147にて開催されました。様々な学年の生徒達とその家族が、混じってゲームをしたり、クラフトをしたり、おやつを食べたりして一緒に楽しいひと時を過ごしました。JDLPは折り紙テーブルで鶴やピカチューなどの折り方を教えたり、日本のお菓子を提供しました。

Attention All JDLP Applicants!

To those of you who have applied for our program: You may be receiving your public school acceptance/rejection letters this week, which includes being wait listed for our program. If you have any inquiries regarding the enrollment of your child into the PS147 Japanese Dual Language Program (i.e. rejected but would like to attend), please... Continue Reading →

Japanese New Year Photo Booth

Not even the cold and the piles of snow could keep us from celebrating Oshougatsu with a photo booth generously provided by Monica Muller - see more of her excellent work here - at the super cute Tiki-themed El Cortez bar in Bushwick, near our beloved PS 147.  Special thanks to El Cortez for hosting us! We had so... Continue Reading →

☆ Breakfast Sale ☆

Let's start your day right and bright with healthy Japanese breakfast! JDLP will start weekly Monday Breakfast Sale to help support the program, starting on Monday, January 8th, 2018. Every item is $2!  

New Year Photo Booth Fundraising!

Come take your fun, professional New Year photo taken with Oshougatsu-themed props! Kadomatsu, Kagami-mochi, Hagoita, Ema....Lots of Japanese traditional New Year props to choose from. It's open to public, so bring your friends and families! All proceeds go to hiring another Japanese teacher for next year. 年の初めに、ご家族やお友達と一緒に楽しいお正月写真を撮りませんか?プロのカメラマンの撮影で、一年の始まりを記念に残しましょう!門松、鏡餅、羽子板、絵馬など、日本ならではの小道具もご用意して、楽しい撮影のお手伝いをいたします。1グループ$10、撮影した写真は、メールにてお送り致します。(別途料金にて写真のプリントも承ります) 売上の全ては来年度のJDLPの教員を採用する資金となります。皆様お誘い合わせの上、どうぞお越し下さい! [Date] Friday, January 5th, 2018 [Time] 3:oopm-5:oopm... Continue Reading →

Info Session for new applicants

Kindergarten Application Deadline is only 3 weeks away, and we are getting so many interests/questions about our program! Thank you!! For those of you who are interested in enrolling your child to PS147 JDLP, we are hosting JDLP Information Session on Friday, January 5th, 2018 from 9am-10:30am. You will have a chance to speak with... Continue Reading →

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