News & EventsDecember 5, 2016
Upcoming Workshop on December 6th
Please join us on Tuesday, December 6th at 8:30 am, for a workshop with Javier Valdes, both a parent and Co-Executive Director of Make the Road New York. For 17 years, Make the Road New York has fought to ensure … Continue readingNovember 19, 2016
Book Fair: December 14-16
Our PS 295 Book Fair is coming up! It is a fantastic opportunity to get your kids (even more) excited about reading and support the school. We do need your help NOW in a few simple ways. Book Donations: We … Continue readingNovember 16, 2016
Bagel Bits: November 16th
On Wednesday, November 16th, please join us for bagels and coffee in the gym, then go upstairs to visit your child’s classroom for first period. Coffee and bagels start at 8am, then at 8:30 you will be invited up to … Continue readingNovember 15, 2016
Cupcake Friday: November 18th
It’s time for another Cupcake Friday! It’s a little earlier this month due to the upcoming holiday break. Gobble, Gobble! Here’s how you can help: Bake: Let no child leave the cupcake tables empty-handed! Please bring your cupcakes to the main … Continue readingNovember 6, 2016
The PS 295 School Leadership Team
Most parents are familiar with the PTA, but many aren’t aware of the School Leadership Team (SLT), another group found in every school in NYC. Established in order to give parents more of a voice in the way their schools … Continue reading
PTA NewsNovember 27, 2016
Shop at Fairway to Support PS 295!
Did you know that PS 295 participates in Fairway’s Community Partners program? That means when you (or your family and friends) shop at any Fairway location with a PS 295 Community Partners keychain card, Fairway donates 3% of your bill … Continue readingNovember 21, 2016
The PS 295 Annual Appeal: Let’s Save Our Music Program!
This year’s focus is our music program! In 2016 we received a generous grant for our music program, but next year, we will not have the funds to support this program. It costs roughly $50k to run, and by giving … Continue readingNovember 19, 2016
Next PTA Meeting: November 29th, 6PM
Our next PTA meeting will be just after the Thanksgiving holiday. Join us for a casual dinner in the main lobby, starting at 6pm. Child supervision will be provided and you can pick up homework passes at the end of … Continue readingNovember 19, 2016
A Message From Your PTA Presidents
Dear Families of PS 295, We wanted to take a moment to reflect on our wonderful PS 295 community. We are a diverse community —united in our love for our children and in our hopes for their futures. We know this … Continue readingNovember 15, 2016
Shop to Raise Money For PS 295!
PS 295 is fortunate to have several retailers and companies who donate a percentage of their sales back to 295 when we shop through the designated portals. Below is a list of business where your shopping earns free money for … Continue reading