Welcome to P.S. 53 
A National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

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Daily Announcements

STEM Summer in the City 2016 


Kindergarten Orientation

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School Spirit has been moved to Friday June 3.  

Zika Virus Information letter
Congratulations to the following students who will have their artwork displayed at the 2016 Borough Arts Festival:

Mikaela Rath- Class K/1-208, Mrs. Doctor
Sophia Villarea- Class K/1-208, Mrs. Doctor
Sophia Restrepo- Class K/1-208, Mrs. Doctor
John Marcus Mantione- Class K/1-208, Mrs. Doctor
Alyssa Duran- Class K-134, Mrs. Pares

The students' artwork will be on exhibition from May 13th-June 5th at the New House Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center.

Latchkey Application form for the 2015-2016 school year

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Morning Care Application for the 2015-2016 school year

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Recycling of ink cartridges

We recycle old ink cartridges to help raise money for the school.  Please send in your ink cartridges when they are empty!!  
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Upcoming Events

Monday, May 30
Memorial Day (School Closed)

Tuesday, May 31
2nd Grade Parent Workshop 2:30PM

Thursday, June 2
Kindergarten Orientation 8:45AM
Friday, June 3
School Spirit Day
Monday, June 6
4th Grade NYS Science Exam
Written portion exam