Announcements

  • PS 159 Mets Raffle

    Raffles will also be available in person during Field Day.

    Drawing will be held on Tuesday, June 14 during Coffee with the Administration meeting.

     

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  • Letters from the Chancellor

    Messages for Families

    updated 5/17/22

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  • Field Day Volunteers

    Field Day is coming up! 
    June 8 Field Day is for Pre-K, Kindergarten, and 1st grade.  
    June 10 Field Day is for Grades 2, 3, 4, and 5. 
     
    Field Day cannot be a success without Field Day volunteers. 
     
    If you are able to help out, email Ms. Marcus for details:
     
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  • Kindergarten Registration 2022-2023

    The Kindergarten registration process has begun.  If your child has been offered a Kindergarten seat at P.S. 159Q, please do the following:

    • Log into your MySchools.nyc account and accept/decline your child’s offer. You have until May 6th to do this. 
    • If you accept your offer, you can officially register your child at P.S. 159Q by coming into the Main Office Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. (please note: call Maria Giambrone at 718 423-8553  for special circumstances/other options/translation).

    Please bring the following documents with you at the time of registration:

    • Proof of Birth: Passport or Birth Certificate (original and copy)
    • Proof of Immunization (original and copy)
    • 2 Proofs of residency: (original and copy)
      • Lease agreement, deed, mortgage statement, residential utility bill (gas or electric), maintenance bill, water bill, property tax, documentation or letter on letterhead from a federal, state or local government agency (IRS, city housing or Human Resources Administration), Pay stub from your employee with your address, rent receipt which includes the address of residence, State, City or other government issued identification (including an IDNYC card), official NYS Driver’s License or learner’s permit, official payroll documentation from an employer, a form submitted for tax withholding purposes or payroll receipt, voter registration documents which include the name of the parent and the address of residence, unexpired membership documents based upon residency, evidence of custody of the child, including but not limited to judicial custody orders or guardianship papers
    • Please note: All of the above MUST be dated within the past 60 days.

     

    • If you decline your offer, there is no need to do anything.

     

    • For PS159Q current Pre-K students ONLY:  If you have received an offer letter, packets will be sent home with your child.  Please complete the paperwork and return them with the required documents to the Main Office.  If you require the documents in any other language other than English, please send a note to Maria Giambrone with your child’s name, class and preferred language.

     

    Please know that assistance is always available.  If you require assistance or translation, please call the Main Office at 718 423-8553 to set up a date and time.

     

    Thank You! 

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  • COVID-19 Testing for Students

    School-Based Testing Information and Consent Forms

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  • DOE Health Screening

    Please see the attached link.

    DOE Health Screening Link

    All DOE employees, students, families, and visitors seeking to enter DOE buildings must complete a health screening before entering DOE facilities. This health screening must be completed on each day of arrival and results will reset at midnight of each day. Upon entering the facility you will be asked to provide the results of your screening either by showing your phone or a printout of the results.

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  • Supply Lists for 2021-2022 School Year

    Kindergarten

    First Grade

    Second Grade

    Third Grade

    Fourth Grade

    Fifth Grade

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  • 2021-2022 School Year Calendar

    This is the 2021–22 school year calendar for all K­­–12 NYCDOE public schools.

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  • Please fill out Emergency Blue Cards

    Blue Cards (English)

    Blue Cards (Chinese)

    Blue Cards (Korean)

    Blue Cards (Spanish)

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  • Summer Rising Program 2022

    https://www.schools.nyc.gov/enrollment/summer

     

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  • Happy Earth Day!

    Happy Earth Day!
     
    Thank you to our Student Council for putting together a recording of the book, The EARTH Book by Todd Parr.  
     
     
     
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  • Every Friday is School Spirit Day!

    Show your School Spirit by wearing our school T-Shirt or PS 159’s colors of Blue & White.

    You can purchase a School Spirit T-Shirt from the PTA along with a variety of other School   Spirit Active Wear.  Also, our Physical Education Teachers have shirts and apparel for sale that help support our Physical Education Program. 

    **If you ordered school apparel from Ms. Marcus and did not receive it due to school closing, you will receive your order when school resumes.**

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Emerging Stars After School Program at P.S.159Q

For more information, please see the Emerging Stars After School Program Flyer below.

Email (preferred):  Emergingstarsafterschool@gmail.com

Phone or Text: (516) 514-9566

 children painting  chil    children painting  a child's artwork  a child painting  child showing artwork  group arts and crafts activity 

 Emerging Stars Program Flyer 2021

 Registration Form 2021

 Contract with Parents 2021

PS 159 Snapshots

Mission

Our mission is to create a safe, nurturing and educationally stimulating environment for all students.  Through our commitment to the Next Generation Learning Standards based instruction, and the values of a multi-ethnic, democratic society, our dedicated school staff works diligently to provide our students with multi-tiered supports with an emphasis on both academics and Social Emotional Learning.

5th Grade Graduation 2021

Remote Learning Devices

If your child is in need of a device for remote learning, please fill out this Google Form.  

If you need assistance, please contact Ms. Henick at mhenick@schools.nyc.gov (please include your child's name and class in all email communication).

Respect For All

Respect For All Handouts

Respect for All Liaison:  Terri Martin Chapman  TMartinchapman@schools.nyc.gov