February 20, 2013 Dear Parents, I’m writing to inform you that school bus service resumed today, Wednesday, February 20. I am pleased to welcome drivers and matrons, who provide critical transportation services for our students, back to work. Last week, the City accepted a significant number of bids on school-age bus contracts for the firstContinue reading “Message From The Chancellor”
Dear Parents, The bus strike is over!!! We look forward to seeing all our children on Wednesday. In the days to follow we will update you on any news concerning lost related services. For now, I hope all goes well with the buses on Wednesday. Call your unit if there are any problems and weContinue reading “Bus Strike is Over”
Due to Hurricane Sandy, mid-winter recess has been shortened. Schools will be closed on Monday February 18th and Tuesday February 19th. Regular school will resume on Wednesday February 20th for all students. Stay warm and enjoy the long weekend.
Parents: The NYC Department of Education is now offering coverage of return trip costs (from school in the morning and to school in the afternoon) for parents who demonstrate extenuating circumstances such as financial hardship or transportation difficulty. Coverage of return trip costs can apply to either mileage (for parents driving a child to school) or car servicesContinue reading “Bus Strike Update: Coverage of Trip Costs”
Dear Parents, At this writing, the bus strike is still affecting many of our students at PS255 and throughout the city. The Department of Education is hoping for an early resolution so all students can return to school. If you have any questions, please contact your child’s unit or the Parent Coordinator Daniry Lopez atContinue reading “News from the Principal”