IMPORTANT MESSAGES FROM MRS. TOMASUOLO:
November 10, 2020 - The NYS Education Department and the NYC Department of Education require that HIV/AIDS education be provided for all students in Kindergarten through Grade 12. Please see the letter from Mrs. Tomasuolo regarding the HIV/AIDS curriculum.
November 10, 2020 - School will be closed tomorrow in observance of Veteran’s Day. Remote learning will resume on Thursday, November 12th.
November 5, 2020 - Please see the attached notice of our school building's closure.
November 3, 2020 - Update letter regarding our building closure.
October 30, 2020 - Letter regarding school closure.
October 22, 2020 - Letter regarding Parent-Teacher Conferences.
October 19, 2020 - Letter regarding School Testing:
September 14, 2020 - Letter to Families from Mrs. Tomasuolo.
September 10, 2020 - If you are in need of a device for remote learning, please submit a request using this link.
September 3, 2020 - Family Letter
August 31, 2020 - Please see supply list for all students in grades K-5. Please note there are separate supply lists for Blended Learners and Remote Learners.
Please see attached supply lists for Blended Learners.
Please see attached supply list for Remote Learners.
August 26, 2020 - Blended Cohort & Remote Learning information has been sent out today. Please check your email.
August 17, 2020 - Letter from Mrs. Tomasuolo regarding school reopening.
Mrs. Tomasuolo will be hosting a Return to School Information Session for all families. Please click on this flyer to join the session, which will be held on August 6th at 7:00PM.
IMPORTANT MESSAGES FROM CHANCELLOR CARRANZA:
All updated information is available at schools.nyc.gov/returntoschool2020.
November 25, 2020 - Please see the attached letter to families from Chancellor Carranza.
November 18, 2020 - Update for Families from Chancellor Carranza.
October 29, 2020 - Please read the attached letter to parents and families containing guidance on safe and healthy Halloween celebrations from the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Translations of the letter are available here: nyc.gov/health/Halloween.
September 29, 2020 - Census Family Letter from Chancellor Carranza.
September 22, 2020 - Update for Families from Chancellor Carranza.
September 18, 2020 - Letter to Families from Chancellor Carranza.
September 15, 2020 - Letter to Families from Chancellor Carranza.
September 8, 2020 - Update for Families from Chancellor Carranza.
August 24, 2020 - Learning Bridges is a new program for students in grades 3-K–8, who are participating in blended learning. It will provide free childcare options on the days when students are scheduled for remote-learning instruction. Families can express interest in the Learning Bridges program by completing the online Learning Bridges family interest form.
August 21, 2020 - Back to School Reopening Pledge from Chancellor Carranza
August 17, 2020 - Reopening Update for Families: August 17, 2020, from Chancellor Carranza.
August 6, 2020 - Updates for Families on Instruction from Chancellor Carranza.
August 3, 2020 - Updates for Families on Health and Safety Protocols from Chancellor Carranza.
July 27, 2020 - Update for Families on School Reopening from Chancellor Carranza.
July 20, 2020 - If you want your child to continue all-remote learning in the fall, let the Department of Education know by completing the Learning Preference Survey by August 7.
Family and Student Information Sessions: Register now!
Virtual citywide information sessions for students and families from 6:30-8:00 PM on:
July 15, 2020 - Return to School Family and Student Information Session with Chancellor Richard A. Carranza tomorrow, July 16th at 6:30PM. Please see the attached flyer.
July 13, 2020 - Update for Families: Please see the attachment.
July 8, 2020 - Update for Families Reopen: Please see the attachment.
NOVEMBER 2020 CALENDAR
Message from Interim-Acting Community Superintendent Dr. Joseph O'Brien :
September 14, 2020 - Letter to families from Interim-Acting Community Superintendent Dr. Joseph O'Brien.
PS 204 Message: How To Access Your Child's Grades
The DOE is asking schools to use a system called NYSSA ( New York City Student Account) to share report card grades, attendance, and other relevant information with parents. It is very important that you set up your NYC Student Account so that you can access your child's report card remotely. You can access NYCSA online at: Student Account.
If you need assistance creating your account or accessing an existing account, please contact Michele Wei at email@example.com
Dear Families, 5/13/2020
The DOE has a Webpage for Parents that translates all letters sent home, as well as, Interpretation for Remote Learning resources.
Click on the link below to access.
ATTENTION FAMILIES OF STUDENTS THAT ARE USING PS204 IPADS:
To ensure that all students using PS204 iPads can access all apps needed for remote learning, we have change the Apple ID Password.
When prompted, please enter the new password exactly as it appears below:
Apple ID: Ps204k@aol.com
Please note that this ONLY applies to iPads that were given out at P.S. 204.
TO ALL PARENTS/GUARDIANS:
In order to receive emails from the NYCDOE you must have an email account.
1. If you DO NOT have an email account please create a GMAIL account using the link below:
Once you create this account please click here to create a NYC Student Account.
2. If you DO have an email, but have not created a NYC Student Account, please click here.
3. If you already have a NYC Student Account for your children you will be able to receive NYCDOE emails.
Please complete these directions, as soon as possible, so that you and your children can be provided with the most current information. Thank you.
Sign Up For P.S. 204 Text Alert
In an effort to better commnicate school news and updates with parents, P.S. 204 has signed up with Remind. This free service allows P.S. 204 to send text "blasts" to all subscribers. Simply follow the directions below and you will automatically receive any messages we send to the P.S. 204 community. This is a closed system. We will NOT have access to each other's cell phone numbers. You will NOT be able to text back. Our hope is to use the service to give updates and reminders regarding, school schedule changes, conference dates and important community and school events. Sign up for Remind to receive text messages from P.S. 204.
It is our hope that this tool will make it easier for you to do the many things that are demanded of you as a parent and yet still keep you connected and up-to-date with P.S. 204. If you need assistance accessing Remind please contact our Parent Coordinator, Ms. Wei at 718-236-2906 ex. 2545
Directions to Sign Up for Remind
Just text @ps20 to 81010. Once you text @ps20 to that number you will receive confirmation that you are now subscribed. It's that easy.
TO: 81010 <Enter this number
Message: @ps20 <Text this message
Welcome to P.S. 204's Website!
Our translatable website was carefully designed to fullfill the needs of parents and teachers. We follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 and if you need assistance or have any questions, please call Michele Wei at (718) 236-2906 or email at Mwei@schools.nyc.gov
November 19, 2020:
Attention Families: Books will be distributed tomorrow, November 20th, to students in grades K-2. Books have already been distributed to students in grades 3-5. Students in grades 3-5 may come pick up books tomorrow ONLY if you have not already received books. Please see the attached schedule for the specific time and location of book distribution for each grade.
October 29, 2020: