January 27, 2015 Dear Parents, I can’t believe that January of 2015 is coming to an end! I hope you are all doing well and having a productive school year. On behalf of the PTA Executive Board, I want to thank all of the parents and staff that came to Cultural Night in December. It… Read More Parents and Staff Building A Better World
PS255Q and all NYC schools are open tomorrow, Wednesday, January 28! Our principal is ready for school tomorrow. Are you? As per the NYCDOE, field trips are still cancelled and there may be some bus delays. Call OPT with any bussing questions or concerns: 718-392-8855
PS 255Q and NYC Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday. Please listen to radio and TV for announcements for Wednesday.
The Resource Fair hosted by the Queens Parent and Transition Coordinators, originally scheduled for Tuesday January 27, 2015 at P.256@ Beach Channel High School, has been cancelled due to the inclement weather.
From the AHRC: QUEENS BOROUGH MEETING MANAGING UNMANAGEABLE BEHAVIORS: Theory and Practice STRATEGIES AND TECHNIQUES FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES THAT CAN BE USED ANYWHERE. Managing challenging behaviors can be one of the most stressful aspects of parenting. This meeting will focus on providing families with practical strategies they can use at… Read More AHRC Workshop Opportunity: MANAGING UNMANAGEABLE BEHAVIORS
Do you like to walk? Ms. Jenny Kim’s class from PS 255 @ 154Q does! Her students engaged in a multidisciplinary curriculum on walking. Over the course of 2 weeks, they tracked their walking habits with pedometers, learned about walking safety and learned how walking was beneficial for their health and for their environment. As… Read More Do You Like To Walk?
Multi-Cultural Night: Let’s all Celebrate our Diversity. Come and join us for a night of fun and learning!! The PTA invites you to listen to music from different countries, taste their food, get to know their flags drawn by our students, see their maps and their costumes. We will have a diversity of cultures represented.… Read More Thursday, December 11: PS255Q Multi-Cultural Night
In the spirit of PS255’s new UNIQUE theme “WEATHER” for November and December as well as the recent Election Day, all the classes at 154 collaborated to create different activities to support the curriculum. This special weather/election day event was held on Thursday, November 6. Staff created modified ballots and our very own voting booth!… Read More PS255 at PS154 Weather Election Event!
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Dear Parents and Families, On Thursday, a physician residing in Manhattan who had recently worked with patients in Guinea developed a fever. EMS was contacted and the doctor was taken to Bellevue Hospital, where a diagnosis of Ebola was confirmed. This is the first case of Ebola in New York City. The New York City… Read More Important Information from the Chancellor