Welcome to PS94!

Welcome to PS 94!  Take an interest in what goes on in your child's school - Come to a Parent Workshop! School will be closed Monday, February 16th to Friday, February 20th for Mid-Winter Recess. Check the School Calendar for more information.

Parent Workshop
on Saturday, January 24th
is cancelled due to inclement weather.

Title I After School Program
begins on Wednesday, January 28th

The Boy Scouts of America
invite you to a Bowl-A-Thon
Wednesday, February 18th at Astoria Bowl in Queens
Cost $20. Pre-register at the next Boy Scout Meeting

What's going on in your
child's classroom?

To find out, go to your child's grade in the Navigation Pane and click the link 
Curriculum Overview for
January and February 2015


For information during Emergency Weather Conditions refer to
the following sites for further details:

  • 311 Information Telephone Line.
  • NYCDOE Website: www.schools.nyc.gov
  • Radio Stations: 1010 WIN AM, 880 AM, 770 AM, 1192 AM, 1280 AM, 107.5 FM and 91.5 FM
  • TV Stations: NY1, WCBS 2, WNBC 4, WNYW 5, WABC 7, WNYE 25 and UNIVISON 41.

The decision to close schools (including cancellation of after school programs and activities) will be made as early as possible prior to 5:00am. School may be closed or have a two hour delayed opening (10:00am for PS 94). 
In case of a delayed opening, school buses will run 2 hours later. Field trips and after school programs will be cancelled. Please be aware that storm days may also result in early dismissal. You should have plans in place in case of this situation.

A Message From the Principal . . .

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Happy New Year!  We hope that all of you had a restful vacation with many opportunities to spend time with your family and friends.  We are almost half way through the school year.  I hope you are finding our website (www.ps94x.org) useful and informative.  Check it regularly or subscribe to RSS feed to keep up to date on events, announcements and activities.  Let's continue to have a great school year!

Sincerely,
Diane DaProcida

Contact Information: It is critical that we maintain current phone numbers and addresses for all our students.  If your contact information changes, please visit the Main Building main office to update the information.

         
    School Hours 
Monday to Friday
Grade Kindergarten: 8:00am to 2:00pm
Grade 1: 8:00am to 2:10pm
Grade 2: 8:00am to 2:15pm
Grades 3, 4, 5: 8:00am to 2:20pm
   


Half - Day Dismissal 
 
Grade Kindergarten: 10:45am 
Grade 1: 10:50am
Grade 2: 10:55am 
Grades 3, 4, 5: 11:00am


   
     
 
  Main Building Office Hours
8:30am to 2:00pm
2:45pm to 3:30pm
Monday to Friday
  Annex Office Hours
8:30am to 2:00pm
Monday to Friday
 
         
 
Breakfast Program Hours
7:15am to 7:45am 
Monday to Friday 
Main Building 
Annex
 






Reminders

The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOH) are working together to ensure that you have the most up-to-date guidance about Ebola. Click the link to view the letter to families from Chancellor Carmen Fariña and Dr. Mary T. Bassett, Commissioner, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.



School Supply List for 2014 - 2015

Kindergarten  (English)
   Grades 1 to 5  (English) 
            
 Kindergarten  (Spanish)
   Grades 1 to 5  (Spanish)

An addition to the School Supply List for 2014-2015 (All Students): 1 pair of headphones in a Ziploc Bag labeled with child’s name to remain in the classroom Technology Area for the school year.

How Can I Help My Child Be Successful in School

1. Read EVERYDAY!  You can read to your child or have your child read to you . . . either way . . . READ!

2. Create a consistent after school routine.  Help your child study and complete their homework.

3. Be POSITIVE!  Always speak positively about school and learning.

4. Encourage! Give your child the opportunity to excel in all areas of their academics.

5. Be sure that your child is getting plenty of rest each night and is ready for school each day.

6. Teach your child to be responsible for their actions and to take pride in all they do!

7. Stay INVOLVED! Make it a point to ask your child about their day.

8. Communicate . . . Please know that you can contact PS 94 with any questions or concerns.

The NYCDOE Calendar for 2014-2015 Academic School Year
is now available on the DOE website.

Click here: Calendar


Box Tops for Education

Get "free money" for PS 94! By cutting out the box tops on the products you already purchase, you can support our school at no cost! Each box top is worth 10 cents! The tops add up quickly and helps us to purchase additional items for our students and teachers.

Visit www.btfe.com for more information and a list of products that have these coupons.


SCHOOL UNIFORMS FOR ALL STUDENTS
Grades K - 3: White Shirt or Blouse / Navy Pants or Skirt
Grades 4 - 5: Maroon or Navy Shirt or Blouse / Navy Pants or Skirt

GYM UNIFORM FOR ALL STUDENTS
All Grades: White T-Shirt / Navy Pants / Sneakers

Order forms available in September - Room 105

Monday, January 26
Parent Workshop
CookShop for Families
Prepare a recipe, learn nutritional tips and discuss money-saving techniques to help your family eat well on a limited budget.
Invitation Only

Time: 1:00pm
Location: Room 101M
Main Building
Field Trip
Lehman College Art Gallery
Class 3-307M
Ms. Lehoczky
Please remember to sign your child's permission slip in advance.
Field Trip
Lehman College Art Gallery
Class 3-305M
Ms. Pontebbi
Please remember to sign your child's permission slip in advance.
Wednesday, January 28
Library After School
2:20pm to 3:20pm
Boy Scouts
2:20pm to 4:00pm
Auditorium Main Building
Title I After School Program
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Annex / Main Building
Title III After School Program
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Main Building
Thursday, January 29
Library After School
2:20pm to 3:20pm
Title I After School Program
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Annex / Main Building
Title III After School Program
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Main Building
Friday, January 30
Special Event
SPIRIT DAY
Super Bowl Friday
Wear your favorite team gear to school today.



Today, 1/25/2015
High: 36 Low: 19
Partly sunny
12% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/26/2015
High: 26 Low: 15
Chance snow
37% chance of precipitation.