Throughout February all sites spent some time focussing on the valuable contribution of black artists, musicians, scientists, civil rights activists and other notable African Americans to US history. Here are some photos of our work.
We had a lot fun at all sites both online and in person celebrating February holidays from different cultures such as Valentines Day and the Lunar New Year.
We have been celebrating Respect for Al Cultures Week at 255. Here is a wonderful Digital Quilt created by the remote students at 397. Click on the quilt to open. Then click on the patches to zoom in. You can return to the whole quilt by clicking on the logo in the corner.
Many of our neighbors in NYC will go hungry due to circumstances related to the COVID crisis. P255Q has launched a food drive to support CITY HARVEST and we hope you will join us by making a healthy food donation. If you are able to participate, it couldn’t be easier to do. Pick out and purchase the food youContinue reading “P255Q Holiday Food Drive”
We hope you and your loved ones are safe and healthy. We appreciate your ongoing flexibility as we work to reopen school buildings safely. This is the schedule for when school buildings reopen for in-person learning. As Chancellor Richard Carranza announced on November 29, all blended learning students across all grade levels in District 75Continue reading “School Reopening December 2020”
On behalf of our school’s administrative team and staff, we want to thank you for partnering with us as we journey through the 2020-2021 school year. On Wednesday 18th November, we received the news that schools in the NYCDOE will be operating with full time remote instruction for all students. The purpose of this letterContinue reading “Remote Learning”
Calling all P255Q parents! P255Q PTA is holding our virtual PTA Elections on Thursday, October 29th at 5:30PM! We are excited to elect our leadership for the 2020-2021 school year. Please note that our meeting will be hosted on Zoom. Before the meeting we have to verify you are eligible to vote, please complete theContinue reading “Time to Vote!”
As we approach the first day of In-person blended learning, please be take note of the following: 1. Please be aware of your child’s Cohort. Monday, September 21st is for COHORT A only. COHORT B will be remote. 2.Although busses may come to your home, only COHORT A students should come to school. Please do not put your child on the busContinue reading “First Day of Blended Learning Sept 21st”
Dear Parents,I hope that you all had a wonderful summer. As the first day of school is fastapproaching, we have new information about the start of the new school year. NYChas delayed the reopening of schools to Sept 21st in order to allow more time tomake schools as safe as possible. All Remote instruction begins:Continue reading “School Reopening Updates”
Thank you all for participating in this year’s very different summer school. We did our best to make it a meaningful, fun, educational experience for all. We miss our students a lot and are looking forward to being together again in the upcoming year. We know there are still many unanswered questions regarding the openingContinue reading “2020-2021 School Year”