DEVICE REQUEST: If you are in need of a device for remote learning, please submit a request using this link.
March 1, 2021 - Picture Day: In-person learners will receive a backpacked picture day flyer. In-person learners will be taking photos on the following days, Pre-K to 2nd on 3/17 and for 3rd to 5th grade on 3/18. Schedule is forthcoming.
Remote learners only will schedule appointments online for 3/19. Follow instructions on the link provided. PS 204K 2021-03-19 UG PK-5 Remote Appointment Notice.pdf
February 26, 2021 - NYC Department of Education Office of Arts and Special Projects has a free Saturday music program for grades 4th-8th. Please see the Salute to Music flyer for more information.
February 24, 2021 - Dear Families, Please join Mrs. Sainato as she hosts the first Social-Emotional Check-In Session. Looking forward to seeing you there.
February 24, 2021 - Dear Parent, Now is the time to apply for a seat on an Education Council! Applying is fast and easy, just log into your NYC Schools Account. Don’t have a NYC Schools Account? Each parent can sign up for one now.
Once you register, can email us for your personal code to add your students. You can also reach out if you have any questions about NYCSA or the Election. Want more information? The deadline to apply is 4 days away. So don’t wait, apply today!
February 5, 2021 - As the school year continues to fly by, our spring Parent Teacher Conferences are approaching. Please see the attached letter for more information.
February 5, 2021 - Operoo Parent Training Session is recorded for any families that cannot attend the live meet. Please see the recording and passcode: 5k=%M24y for more information.
February 4, 2021 - Families of students in grades K-12: Don't Wait to Apply Now for Exciting Spring Break STEM Enrichment Programs!
January 26, 2021 - We are excited to advise you that we are adopting a new system named Operoo. Some people may have already used this system, previously known as CareMonkey. The Operoo system makes it very easy for you to respond to field trip, camp and other consent forms using your mobile phone, tablet or PC. No more paperwork! Please see the letter for more information.
January 26, 2021 - Please see the letter from Chancellor Richard A. Carranza regarding School Experience Survey to learn about our students’ and families’ experiences with remote and in-person learning this school year. Our goal is to use that feedback to improve learning for the rest of the year. Families of children in grades 3-K – 12.
January 25, 2021 - K-12 Students Can Apply Now for Exciting Spring Break STEM Enrichment Programs! This spring break, (re)discover STEM with STEM Matters NYC! Kindergarten through grade 12 students can apply now to attend programs with STEM Matters NYC. K-8 students can apply for Discovery Day, a day-long hands-on learning experience, and enjoy a special interactive class with their adult caregiver.
January 22, 2021 - The DOE invites parents and guardians of students in grades 3-K–12, and teachers to take the Fall 2020 School Experience Survey. The goals of the survey are to provide timely and actionable feedback to schools and field teams to improve both remote and in-person learning experiences and assist in planning for the spring semester. The survey is open from Tuesday, January 19, 2021 through Friday, February 5, 2021. Please complete the following parent survey. For more information, on Fall 2020 School Experience Survey.
December 11, 2020 - Families of children born in 2016 can now apply to Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year. The application deadline is Tuesday, January 19, 2021.
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.
October 19, 2020 - Letter regarding School Testing:
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 the attached supply list for Remote Learners.
IMPORTANT MESSAGES FROM CHANCELLOR CARRANZA:
All updated information is available at schools.nyc.gov/returntoschool2020.
February 26, 2021 - Please see the important letter from Chancellor Carranza.
December 7, 2020 - Learning Bridges is a 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.
October 29, 2020: 2020-2021 Family Guide
November 25, 2020 - Please see the attached letter to families from Chancellor Carranza.
November 18, 2020 - Update for Families from Chancellor Carranza.
September 29, 2020 - Update for Families on Covid-19 Testing.
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
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.
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
Any student in grades 1-5 returning to the school building during the week of December 7, 2020 must submit a new consent form for COVID-19 testing in school by their first day back in the building. You can submit consent in one of two ways:
The video from the DOE website that shows how the COVID testing procedure works.
PTA membership dues: We appreciate your support and look forward to making this year the best that it can be! If you have any questions, comments, or ideas we are always here to speak with you.
January 11, 2021: Please join the PTA for our January meeting via zoom on Wednesday, January 20th at 9am we look forward to seeing you.
December 18, 2020:
PTA December's Meeting Recording.