Welcome to PS 217

In the heart of victorian Flatbush is a gem of a school that is highly regarded for its academic rigor and cultural enrichment. With open arms it has welcomed a diverse community offering the opportunity for pre-k to 5 grade education for all.

This site is a way to stay current on all the activities at the school and welcome current parents, alumni and students alike.

May
23
Thu
2013
Spring Concert Series
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

VEVERITSE BRASS BAND
An exciting and playful tapestry of sound

May
30
Thu
2013
Spring Concert Series
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

LATIN FEVER DANCE STUDIO
Salsa performed by the studio’s kids’ troupe, followed by a participatory dance workshop
for kids and adults

Jun
13
Thu
2013
Spring Concert Series
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

HOLLER
Rousing Bluegrass music from the Appalachian North and South

Jun
20
Thu
2013
Spring Concert Series
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SOUL, JAZZ AND BLUES
Singer-songwriter Shayna Steele with David Cook on piano
Bring blankets and picnic dinners and enjoy a musical evening with family and friends

Sep
18
Wed
2013
Grade 1 and 4 Orientation
Sep 18 @ 8:45 am – 10:20 am
Sep
19
Thu
2013
Grade 3 and 5 Orientation
Sep 19 @ 8:45 am – 10:20 am
Community District Education Council 22 meeting
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sep
20
Fri
2013
Kindergarten and Grade 2 Orientation
Sep 20 @ 8:05 am – 9:40 am
Sep
24
Tue
2013
Fall/Harvest Workshop @ PS217 Garden
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
SLT Meeting @ Principal's office
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The 411 on 217

Calendar

 

JUNE

15          Spring Carnival and Block Party 1- 6 PM

17          Pre-K Stepping Up Ceremony @ 9:00 AM

SLT Meeting @ 4:00 PM

18          General PA Meeting @ 8:15 AM

Incoming Kindergarten Orientation @ 2:30 PM

20          5th Grade Graduation Ceremony @ 9:00 AM

21          5th Grade Senior Dance @ 5:00 PM

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Playground Updates

Please be advised that due to construction, the PS 217 playground will CLOSE during the week, Monday through Friday, at 4:00 PM. The turf part of the schoolyard will remain open as usual. Both the playground and the schoolyard will stay open during the weekends. The closing hours are in effect until further notice.

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General Parents Association Meeting    Tuesday, 06/18/2019 @ 8:15 AM

Join the Parents Association of PS 217 on Tuesday, June 18th at 8:15 AM in the PS 217 Cafeteria for the last General Parent Association meeting of this school year! From the agenda:

Introduce the newly-elected members of the Parents Association leadership Discuss activities for next fall and how you can get involved Principal’s report [...] Read more →