News and Announcements

     
     
    The New School Day Hours Are:
    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am- 2:20 pm

    DISMISSAL AREAS FOR ALL GRADES

    Kindergarten - 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 Announce

    We Are the Recipients of
    a
    $100,000 Grant

    From

     

    and the
    Ellen DeGeneres Show




    Funds will be used to improve
    the
    Learning Environment





     

     



    Plan Ahead!


    Elementary Testing Schedule
    NYS and NYC Testing Schedule
    2014-2015
    Click the Link Below:

    2014Grade38TestingCalendar.docx




    Congratulations 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!