Respect For All Week at 154

During the week of February 11th, students and staff at P255 @ 154 celebrated Respect For All Week with daily activities and themed dress up days.  Respect For All is a program that highlights kindness, compassion for others, inclusion of all, respect for diversity, and the prevention of bullying. Check out below to get aContinue reading “Respect For All Week at 154”

Election Day Paraprofessional Training

On Tuesday, November 6, paraprofessional staff from each site gathered at PS 154 for a half-day of training. The day began with a Back to Basics PowerPoint by Coach Vernice Borleo and 397 Coordinator Katie McLaughlin. Speech Teachers, Occupational Therapists, and Physical Therapists from each site created presentations to refresh the staff on best practicesContinue reading “Election Day Paraprofessional Training”

Summer Gladness at P 255Q @ PS 154!

Our theme for summer school this year was summer camp. As a culminating event, the staff thought simulated camping activities would not only be fun and engaging, but would be a perfect way for the students to experience what they had been learning about throughout July and August. Campsite: We were going for a traditionalContinue reading “Summer Gladness at P 255Q @ PS 154!”

SNOW WON’T STOP OUR STAFF FROM COMING INTO OUR SCHOOL TO OUR WONDERFUL CHILDREN!

Even after all the snow just stopped coming down on Thursday night our staff dug themselves out and were in bright and early for their students!…… – They even brought breakfast for each other!  

Sixth Annual Inclusive Education Summit

On December 2 the 3rd and 5th grade inclusion students at PS154 went to the Sixth Annual Inclusive Education Summit at the CUNY Graduate Center. Students demonstrated how they are “Champions of Inclusion” by sharing their accomplishments and hard work in their studies and academics. Students engaged in dialogue about inclusive education in their schools.Continue reading “Sixth Annual Inclusive Education Summit”

Thankful Tuesday: November activities at P255@154

November was a busy month at the 154 unit! In the spirit of P255’s UNIQUE theme “School Leaders” for September and October as well as Election Day, all the students at 154 collaborated to vote on their favorite school subject. This Election Day event was held on Wednesday, November 4. Staff created modified ballots andContinue reading “Thankful Tuesday: November activities at P255@154”

Health Fair at 255!

On Feb. 26,2015 P255@154 hosted a Health Fair. It was the culminating activity of the health and fitness theme that we had been working on the last two months. One class created social story using the Smartboard. One class took the students’ blood pressure, others created displays based on the theme. Homework was provided. StudentsContinue reading “Health Fair at 255!”