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.

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
Sep
27
Fri
2013
Kindergarten Parent/Teacher Breakfast
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Oct
11
Fri
2013
General PA Meeting
Oct 11 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am
Oct
14
Mon
2013
Columbus Day
Oct 14 all-day

School Closed

Oct
16
Wed
2013
5th Grade Anti Bullying Seminar
Oct 16 all-day
Oct
23
Wed
2013
SLT Meeting
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Oct
24
Thu
2013
No Pre-K Today
Oct 24 all-day
Oct
25
Fri
2013
Harvest Festival in Garden @ Garden
Oct 25 @ 2:20 pm – 4:20 pm
Oct
28
Mon
2013
Read Aloud/Principal for a Day
Oct 28 all-day

The 411 on 217

District News

School Events and Good News Blog :https://sites.google.com/site/district22brooklyn/school-events-news

Community Events/Family Activities: https://sites.google.com/site/district22brooklyn/community-resources

 

January 25 Lunar New Year:  Many free events listed here https://www.timeout.com/newyork/chinese-new-year

January 26 Deadline for Kindergarten Admissions:  Kindergarten admissions is now open in in Myschools. Application deadline has been extended until January 26.   Visit https://www.myschools.nyc/en/ to apply.

January 27-February 15 Promotion in Doubt Letters:  The Promotion in Doubt (PID) process allows schools [...] Read more →

Coin Drive Reminder!

Two weeks left to bring in your pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters for the annual PS 217 Parent Association Coin Drive! The three classes that collect the most change will get an Ice Cream Party. Make change with spare change! All money raised will be used to support our school. Drive ends on Friday 1/31.

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District News

School Events and Good News Blog :https://sites.google.com/site/district22brooklyn/school-events-news including photos from College Awareness Day.

 

 

Community Events/Family Activities: https://sites.google.com/site/district22brooklyn/community-resources

 

 

Pre-Kindergarten Admissions: Children born in 2016 will begin pre-K in September 2020. Your child must be a current New York City resident to apply. Pre-Kindergarten admissions application opens on February 5th. Stay tuned for a [...] Read more →

Calendar

JANUARY 2020

10          Second Friday – Grades 3, 4 and 5 @ 8:15 AM

PA Executive Board Meeting @ 8:15 AM

14          Student of the Month PreK-K-1 @ 8:15 AM

Beat the Cool with COOL Culture – Parent Workshop @ 2:30 PM

15          Student of the Month Gr. 2 & 3 @ 8:15 AM

16          [...] Read more →

PS 217 on Instagram!

Our PS 217 Instagram account is now up and running. Search for us using ps217k and look for our pictures identified with #ps217strong. Follow and like us and encourage all your family and friends to do the same. This a great opportunity for everyone to witness the wonderful teaching and learning that takes place on [...] Read more →