P.S. 203 Floyd Bennett School
YOCASTA DOMINGUEZMILLER, I.A. PRINCIPAL
5101 AVENUE M, BROOKLYN, NY 11234Phone: 718-241-8488
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Our Mission Our mission is to provide a meaningful and integrated curriculum; one that will empower all of our students to reach high academic standards, to develop decision making and problem solving skills, and to develop an appreciation of and have experiences in the arts. Our goals will foster the development of each student's positive self-esteem and create a love of learning in an atmosphere of collaboration among supportive educational staff, parents, and the surrounding community.
Special ProgramsSome of the Special Programs currently running at P.S. 203 are... Gifted/Talented (the Eagle Program) Wilson Foundations Legal Lives (mock trial program) SOAR positive rewards incentive program Chorus Student Government Character Education
Extracurricular ActivitiesAlternative Spins Clubs: basketball, tennis, dance, arts & crafts, cheerleading; Jump Rope and Hoops for Heart; Charitable Fund Raising Thanksgiving Food Drive; Penny Harvest; St. Jude's Math-a-thon; Winter Toy Drive, and the District 22 Anthony Genovesi Environmental Center.
Our school is proud to house a brand new community playground right in our school yard! The ribbon cutting ceremony took place on November 4th, 2009.Some of P.S. 203's current community partnerships include... The Brooklyn District Attorney Legal Lives Program Pencil's Principal For a Day The Mill Basin Civic Association LEAP (Learning through an Expanded Arts Program); The District 22 Anthony Genovesi Environmental Center. Educators For Social Responsibility (RCCP); N.Y.C. Outward Bound (Character Education Bergen Beach Youth Organization The Good Dog Foundation