• School Supply Kit Sale Has Been Extended!

    The deadline to order school supply kits has been extended to...

    Sunday, July 21 2024

    Order your kits now from The Write Stuff

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  • Supply Lists for 2024-2025

    Kindergarten Supply List 2024-2025

    1st Grade Supply List 2024-2025

    2nd Grade Supply List 2024-2025

    3rd Grade Supply List 2024-2025

    4th Grade Supply List 2024-2025

    5th Grade Supply List 2024-2025

    Pre-K does not have a supply list. Your child only needs to bring a small backpack on the first day.

    If you want to order supplies through our Parents Association, go to Order before June 18th, for free shipping.

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  • NYCSA and TeachHub Now Available as Mobile Apps

    NYCSA Mobile Application: Parents/guardians who have an active NYCSA account can access their child’s grades, assignments, and attendance using the NYCSA mobile application, which can be downloaded on iOS and Android devices (links are for the NYCSA application).

    TeachHub Mobile Application: Students can now use the TeachHub mobile application, an easy, quick way for them to track their grades, assignments, schedule, and attendance information, which can be downloaded on iOS (will be available by COB on October 17) and Android devices (links are for the TeachHub application); students must sign into the application with their username and password.

    You can get more information by clicking these links: TeachHub mobile app information page NYCSA mobile app information page

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  • NYCPS Calendars

    Please see below for links to the New York City Public Schools (NYCPS) yearly calendars.

    2024-2025 School Year Calendar

    2025-2026 School Year Calendar

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  • No Metal Water Bottles, Please

    Please do not give your children metal water bottles for school.  Metal water bottles are heavy (even when empty) and have caused many accidents. Please help us keep everyone safe.


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  • 5th Grade Senior Party!

    To congratulate our 5th grade graduating class, the Parents Association's 5th Grade Committee has organized a GLOW PARTY!

    Students, please remember to wear your senior shirt and leave the backpacks at home! 


    Questions? Contact the 5th Grade Committee.

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  • School Supply Kits for Sale

    Our Parents Association has partnered with The Write Stuff to offer the sale of kits containing school supplies from the supply lists for the upcoming 2024-25 school year.

    Shipping is free when you place your order by June 18th. 

    If you are interested, you can order your kit here


    Questions? Contact the Parents Association

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  • Worlds Fair This Weekend!

    Sunday, May 19


    Please see the flyer for details and raffle prizes!

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  • NYCPS Hiring Food Service Superheroes!

    NYC Public Schools Office of Food and Nutrition Services is looking for dedicated service oriented employees to work year round as entry level food service titles within school kitchens throughout the 5 boroughs. 

    For more information on how to apply, please visit

    In-Person Interview Dates: 

    01/06/24 | 01/20/24
    02/03/24 | 02/10/24
    03/09/24 | 03/23/24
    04/06/24 | 04/13/24
    05/04/24 | 05/18/24
    06/01/24 | 06/22/24

    OFNS Offers: 



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  • St. Jude's Math-a-thon Fundraiser

    Our annual Math-a-thon fundraiser has begun! 

    Every penny we raise goes to St. Jude’s Children's Research Hospital (helping children with serious diseases and their families). 

    We are trying to raise $25,000 as a school community this year.


    Here is how to participate: 

    1)   Go to our school’s 2024 Math-a-thon web site.

    2)   Register as an individual or group.3)   NOTE: You can only win prizes if you register online. Even if you only collect cash, please create a profile online. We’ll credit all of your donations to that account, so that you can win prizes.4)   Share your Math-a-thon profile with friends, family and coworkers. You can even safely share it on social media!5)   Do the math! Once you turned in your permission slip, or register online, you can get a Math-a-thon book from Ms. Jarrat Koatz.  You get to keep it!6)   Collect the donations! Donations (online or in cash/check) are due on March 20th. (Checks should be made payable to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital)7)   Remember, every little bit helps! Whether you raise $1 or $1,000, you are helping the children and families of St. Jude’s.Your children can win some very cool prizes, too. If you have Math-a-thon questions, please contact Ms. Jarrat Koatz.


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  • Is Your Child Missing School Due to Travel?

    Although our goal is Every Student--Every Day, we understand that some families travel throughout the school year.  If your child will be missing even one day of school, due to travel, please fill out the Intent to Travel form


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  • Office of Food and Nutrition Services is Hiring

    The Office of Food and Nutrition Services is hiring Food Service Managers and Assistant Managers.

    Please see the flyer for more information.

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