Welcome to school year 2018/2019. I am very excited to begin this year as the new Principal of P255Q. I started teaching at 255Q in 1998 and then became an Assistant Principal in 2001. During my tenure, I have learned many things from the teaching professionals, our students and their families. Our school community isContinue reading “Welcome to the new school year!”
We were all sorry to hear our wonderful principal Mr Richard Marowitz made the decision to retire earlier this year. Mr Marowitz has been an integral part of P255Q for over 20 years. During his career he has been an instrumental advocate for students with disabilities in District 75. He has seen our marvelous schoolContinue reading “Say Hello, Wave Goodbye!”
Gary Steven, a 5th grader who is in the P255Q inclusion program at The Renaissance Charter School, was honored on Wednesday May 23, for receiving the M. Samuel Stern Award. Gary was selected out of over one thousand other students as a winner of this award due to his outstanding performance at school, his ability to overcomeContinue reading “P255Q Student Recipient of 2018 Samuel Stern Award”
Check out Ms. Mary Ellen Rice’s class garden in full springtime bloom! For more photos and update on the P255Q garden, check out their class website here:
Congratulations to Ouazna Benabdellah first place winner and Manny Penin second Place winner at the District 75 Spelling Bee!
This week we had a Mother’s Day themed Support Group. One of our own P255Q@P397 paras, Celeste Astudillo, came by and taught our parents how to make colorful paper flowers. Parents enjoyed an opportunity to talk and share their stories while making beautiful flowers. Thank you Celeste!
Happy May! There are so many wonderful events happening this month at P255Q. We hope you are able to take advantage of these opportunities: On Friday, May 4th, 2018 Ms.Virginia Fusi will be presenting on the best Toileting practices for your child. If you have concerns with your child’s bathroom habits or you really want yourContinue reading “May Opportunities at P255Q!”
Teachers across all sites have been brainstorming how to improve our communication with parents. At 397Q some teachers began to use their new technology skills and resources to create class websites so parents can see some of the amazing work that their students are doing in their classrooms. Here are links to the first onesContinue reading “New Classroom Websites @ 397”
Please join us for our free support group for parents and siblings of children with Autism at 6pm at: PEC 168 The address is: 158-40 76th Road, Flushing, NY 11366 Child care and Pizza will be provided. Families from all eight P255Q sites are welcomed!
At P7 the whole school celebrated DR. SEUSS WEEK !