P.S. 161 Arthur Ashe School
JILL HODER, PRINCIPAL
101-33 124 STREET, QUEENS, NY 11419Phone: 718-441-5493
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The New School Day Hours Are:Monday-Friday: 8:00 am- 2:20 pmDISMISSAL AREAS FOR ALL GRADESKindergarten - Leaves from small kindergarten yard next to parking lot on 124th Street 1st and 2nd Grades - Leave from the main school yard.3rd Grade - Leaves from the tower into yard facing 125th Street.4th, 5th and 6th Grades - Leave from door on 124th Street between main entrance and parking lot.
P. S. 161 Is Proud to AnnounceWe Are the Recipients of a$100,000 GrantFrom and the Ellen DeGeneres Show
Funds will be used to improve theLearning Environment
Plan Ahead! Elementary Testing ScheduleNYS and NYC Testing Schedule2014-2015Click the Link Below:2014Grade38TestingCalendar.docx
to Adam Nasir and Lincoln Saha on winning a contest for best essay!Topic was "Most Influential Leader" for Black History Month. Senator Sanders visited P.S. 161Q and presented each winner with a $25.00 gift certificate!
Congratulations to all the students in grades 1 - 5 who will have their Haiku Poems published in this year's Young American Poetry Digest!A copy of the book will be in the school's library in October!It's Official!Several students' poems have been officially registered in the American Library of Poetry 2014 Student Poetry Contest! Their poems are published in the Young American Poetry Digest 2014.Congratulations to those students-We are all proud of you!