News & EventsJanuary 23, 2015
Check Out Free WiFi from the Library!
SIGN UP for and attend a Library HotSpot orientation session CHECK OUT your library HotSpot device for up to one year GET CONNECTED by bringing the device home To participate, you’ll need a Brooklyn Public Library card, valid ID and … Continue readingJanuary 23, 2015
Title III Afterschool—English Workshops for students & parents
Our Title III afterschool program is happening on Thursdays from 2:45 to 4:15 and will continue until April 2nd. This program is available to all English Language Learners who have previous or are working currently with our ESL teachers. During … Continue readingJanuary 22, 2015
Starting next week—CBE Kids Spring After-School
The winter/spring session begins this Monday, February 2nd and goes through to Friday, June 19th. Check out the wide range of enrichment classes in art, video, science, dance, sports, circus, Spanish and much more here.January 15, 2015
Photos from The Princess King
Special thanks to Matt Kells, who took most of these photos! Click below to start, then keep clicking on the images to scroll through. They’re hosted on Facebook, but you don’t need an account to see them. Post by PS … Continue readingJanuary 5, 2015
The Princess King–Get your tickets now!
Our school play for 2014 – 2015 is nearing its premiere! Students will present The Princess King on Tuesday, January 13 and Wednesday, January 14 at 7 p.m. The story follows Princess Genevieve as she tries to convince her father, … Continue reading
PTA NewsJanuary 23, 2015
Do You Know Your Class Parent(s)?
Class parents play a vital role in your child’s classroom! In addition to supporting teachers in many important ways (helping with class parties and activities, collecting for holiday gifts, coordinating volunteers), they also provide parents with important information on what’s … Continue readingJanuary 23, 2015
Parent Volunteers—Keep Up The Great Work
The Halloween Dance, the school play—we’ve had great parent volunteer for these events and more this past year! PTA “regulars” and new volunteers have stepped up and it shows in the spirit around the school. As spring approaches, we’ll be … Continue readingJanuary 9, 2015
Burning Bright Journal—Call for volunteers!
For many years, every student at PS 295 has contributed a poem to our Burning Bright journal and received a copy of the book at the end of the year. Now we’d like to expand the project beyond poetry and … Continue readingJanuary 9, 2015
The Spring Play—there’s roles for parents, too!
On JANUARY 13 & 14 at 7 p.m., our students will present The Princess King. We’re expecting another thrilling, amusing, and inspiring performance—but WE NEED YOUR HELP! Here’s what we need: COSTUME HANDLERS: We need parent volunteers to help with … Continue readingDecember 12, 2014
You might not be aware of this, but PS 295 has a more than 60% poverty rate. We tend to focus on the things our kids have in common—their childlike spirit and love of learning—but it’s important to realize that … Continue reading