Do you need help with your homework?
This is a free homework help program for elementary and middle school students
. Classroom teachers answer homework questions at 212-777-3380, Monday through Thursday, from 4 to 7 p.m. during the school year.
They can also answer parents' questions and give advice on how you can help your child at home.
The staff speaks 
8 languages: Bengali, Chinese (Mandarin, Cantonese and Fukanese), English, French, Haitian-Creole, Russian, Slovak and Spanish.

Daily Announcements


ONLINE BOOK SALE STARTS
NOVEMBER, 12th AND RUNS
UNTIL DECEMBER 2nd!!


COME TO THE SCHOOL BOOK FAIR 
AT THE LOWER SCHOOL
NOVEMBER 17th THROUGH 21st!


PS 230 Parent Support Group


A new support group for parents of children with a disability who are currently in a small class will be meeting is forming.

Come meet other parents in a supportive environment to share successes and struggles.  Find out the answers to questions you have about your child's education.

The group meets the last Tuesday of each month from 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.  It is free to attend.

First Session:  October 28, 2014  3:00 p.m. 
Upper School, Room 202


For more information, please contact Ms. Sarah North, teacher and group leader
snorth@schools.nyc.gov

School Calendar

2014-2015 School Year Calendar

School Year Calendar

· First day of school: September 4, 2014
· Thanksgiving Recess begins: November 27, 2014
· Winter Recess: December 24, 2014 - January 2, 2015
· Mid-winter Recess: February 16 - February 20, 2015
· Spring Recess: April 3 - April 10, 2015
· Last Day of School: June 26, 2015

ARIS Parent Link

 What is ARIS Parent Link?

The Achievement Reporting and Innovation System (ARIS) Parent Link is a secure online location where you can find your child's daily attendance, as well as Periodic Assessments and NY State test results, including Regents exams. Parents of students in middle school and high school can also view report card grades, unofficial transcripts, and important information about high school graduation requirements. ARIS Parent Link can also help you find activities you can do at home with your child to improve his or her achievement. Contact your child's school to get your password to access ARIS Parent Link. To access ARIS Parent Link click here.

 

 

 

Singing Winds


Come hear The Singing Winds!
Storytelling from Around the World.

Expect Success


Staying informed about your child's academic performance and behavior at school is key to making sure he/she is developing the skills he/she will need to be successful in college and careers. For more information on how you can help your child read the Expect Success guide: Click here.

Free Homework Help


Do you need help with your homework?
This is a free homework help program for elementary and middle school students
. Classroom teachers answer homework questions at 212-777-3380, Monday through Thursday, from 4 to 7 p.m. during the school year.
They can also answer parents' questions and give advice on how you can help your child at home.
The staff speaks 
8 languages: Bengali, Chinese (Mandarin, Cantonese and Fukanese), English, French, Haitian-Creole, Russian, Slovak and Spanish.

Common Core Standards

The Common Core Standards Initiative is a state-led effort coordinated by the National Governor's Association and the Council of Chief State School Officers aimed at instilling a common understanding for students, parents and educators about what students should know and be able to do by the time they graduate high school to succeed in college and careers. New York City will fully implement the Common Core standards in the 2014-15 school year. For more information on the Common Core Standards click here.

Parent Academy



NYC Parent AcademyA collaborative effort with Long Island University to enhance partnerships within school communities to support student achievement by strengthening parent involvement. Visit www.nycparentacademy.org for regular updates and information on sponsored workshops and events

School Spirit and Fundraising


  Help raise money for the PS 230 PTA!  Clip and send in your Box Tops or shop online.
Monday, November 3
Learning Leaders

Training Session for New Volunteers
9:00 am - 12:00 noon (US)
Tuesday, November 4
Election Day

School closed for students.

Thursday, November 6
PS 230 Family Forum

PreK and Kindergarten

Early Childhood Skills Development:
Activities of Daily Living

8:30 am - 9:15 am (LS)
or
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm (LS)

Friday, November 7
An American Hoedown


Family Festival
featuring square-dancing, storytelling, music, crafts, contests and food

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (US)

Parents' Crochet Club

9 am - 10:30 am (LS)



UPPER SCHOOL
1 Albemarle Rd
Bklyn, NY 11218
Phone (718)-437-6135
LOWER SCHOOL
425 McDonald Ave
Bklyn, NY 11218
Phone (718)-330-9212
Fax (718)-871-2624
PARENT COORDINATOR
Jacqueline Jill Reinier
T(718)-871-0942
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