Bus Strike Update and Reimbursement Information

The DOE wants to assist any parent that is having trouble getting their child to school. Please look on our web site for helpful activities to do at home. In addition, our teachers and speech teachers are available to assist you with activities so please call the school if you need more work sent home.Continue reading “Bus Strike Update and Reimbursement Information”

Update on Possible Bus Strike

  Update from Chancello Dennis M. Walcott: January 4, 2013 Dear Parents and Guardians, I want to update you on the possibility of disruption in yellow bus service, which may impact your child. I am deeply concerned about the impact of a strike on our students and families and want to make sure you areContinue reading “Update on Possible Bus Strike”

Tips for Helping Your Child Through Traumatic Events

Tips for Helping Your Child Through Traumatic Events Thanks to the PS255 Counseling Department for these helpful tips! There are no “right” or “wrong” ways to talk with children about such traumatic events. However, here are some suggestions that may be helpful: Don’t let children watch too much news coverage with frightening images. The repetitionContinue reading “Tips for Helping Your Child Through Traumatic Events”

PS255Q Receives a Generous Donation!

Payless Shoes has generously donated $1,500.00 to PS 255Q!!! On behalf of our students, their families and our staff I would like to thank Payless Corporation and Khurram Uddin (Group Leader) and Samuel Acevedo (father of Darwin Acevedo) who presented this gift. It is very much appreciated by our entire school community. – Principal Richard Marowitz