Each month, the "Golden Sneaker" will be awarded to the class with the most "Moving and Grooving Stars." During each Movement class, students can earn up to two stars. The first star will be awarded to a class if every student within the class is wearing the proper footwear. The second star will be awarded for whole class participation.
Jump Rope for Heart
Through Jump Rope For Heart kids learn jump rope skills, how their heart works and raise money to help kids with special hearts. Have fun, learn how to stay healthy and make a difference in the lives of others!
In our first year of participation our school has raised over $6,000!!! Thank you to all the families that took part in this event.
Congratulations to our School Wellness Council implementation and continuation grant awardees for the 2017-18 school year. Wellness councils at these schools will use grant funds for a wide variety of wellness initiatives that support health and physical education as foundational components of academic success. This year's grant winners join the hundreds of NYC schools that are already working hard to organize fitness and nutrition events, set school wellness policies, promote inclusivity, and make sure that physical and health education are prioritized school-wide.
PS 130 BLUE RAVENS BASKETBALL and CHEERLEADING TEAMS
PS 130 has launched our very first basketball and cheerleading teams. Our teams are made up of our fourth graders. We are participating in 6 games this season. We look forward to a fun and exciting season. Our goal is to learn about the game of basketball and how to work together as a team. The basketball team is coached by Jessica Penoro and the cheer team is coached by Donna Becker.
NYRR RISING NEW YORK ROAD RUNNERS
Formally know as Mighty Milers, New York Road Runners Rising New York Road Runners is back at PS 130. This year the program will be integrated into the second and third grade movement curriculum. In addition, we are offering some after school sessions. Rising New York Road Runners, NYRR’s new youth program and events platform, is built to develop movement skills in kids through a mix of running and fitness activities. The program is designed to help kids build their confidence, their motivation, and their desire to be physically active for life.