News & EventsFebruary 4, 2014
McQuadle–A Dragon’s Tale
Excitement is building for this year’s school play, “McQuadle–A Dragon’s Tale”! Every student in the fourth and fifth grades will participate, from on-stage actors and singers to backstage crew to the chorus. Experience the magic as they bring to life … Continue readingDecember 5, 2013
NO SCHOOL ON MARCH 14 FOR STAFF DEVELOPMENT
The PTA approved a teacher professional development day for March 14th at last month’s meeting. There will be no school–and NO CBE–that day. Mark your calendars and plan ahead now for childcare support that you need. Please check the Yahoo … Continue readingDecember 5, 2013
The annual PS 295 Coat Drive has begun. Please bring GENTLY USED coats, hats, scarves, gloves and boots from December 1-17. Coats will be distributed to our families who request them, as supplies last. All others will be donated to … Continue readingDecember 5, 2013
REGISTER FOR CBE AFTER SCHOOL KIDS
Registration packets for the Winter term for CBE After School Kids were distributed today! The new term begins on Monday December 9th and registration is now open. Check out the Winter course offerings as there are many new and exciting … Continue readingNovember 6, 2013
The Daffodil Project
Ms. Weseen’s young gardeners have been busy planting daffodils from the Daffodil Project at Joseph Mayrose Park. Says Ms. Weseen, “Two years ago, each class planted wildflowers there, which continue to be part of this park’s transformation from a weed-choked … Continue reading
PTA NewsMay 7, 2014
Join us at the Brooklyn PTA 5K Fun Run!
The annual Brooklyn PTA 5K Fun Run in Prospect Park is coming up on Saturday, May 10. Hundreds of parents, teachers and students from dozens of Brooklyn public schools join us each year to run/walk/scoot/stroll/toddle around the Prospect Park loop. … Continue readingMarch 18, 2014
Touch-a-Truck returns May 17, 2014!
Touch-a-Truck, a favorite event for kids and families throughout Brooklyn, is returning to PS 295! Trucks, vans, buses, and large vehicles of every description will once again be available for children to sit in, climb on, marvel at, and generally … Continue readingMarch 12, 2014
The Brooklyn Boogie Brunch – April 5, 12 – 4 pm!
Mark your calendar for Saturday, April 5, noon – 4 pm, when Captain Kirk Douglas and Mark Kelley of the Roots, Songs for Unusual Creatures, Chicha Libre, Gilmar Gomes and Blue Lightning will light it up PS 295-style with the … Continue readingJanuary 15, 2014
PS 295 in the media
InsideSchools has posted an updated writeup about PS 295–check it out here: InsideSchools article We’re also mentioned in this article about “NYC’s Other Great Elementary Schools”: Capital New York article The word is out–our school rocks!December 6, 2013
PTA MEETING DECEMBER 17 AT 6 PM
Please join us for the last PTA meeting of 2013. It’s another evening PTA meeting–dinner and babysitting are provided. ALSO–our translation machine has arrived! So we’ll have real-time Spanish translation available