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

Welcome to the P.S. 53 eChalk website!

Parents and students do not need to log on with special passwords in order to access important information that has been posted to this website. Our website is constantly updated in order to provide parents, students and the general public with timely and important information.


Daily Announcements

Open House dates for the Marsh school & IS 24.  - **note the change of date for the Marsh school**

Marsh      IS 24

Parents,  Following is a revised bus form.  Effective Monday, September 21, 2015,
Stop:  Hylan Blvd. and Midland Ave.   will move to Bus #3. 
The bus route is:
1208       7:17 AM
9502       2:50 PM

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Reminder - School is closed on Monday October 12th -  Columbus Day

Latchkey Application form for the 2015-2016 school year

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Parent Pack 2015/2016 School Year

Please open & read the Parent Pack link to find information about school procedures and tear offs for important notices.  The last 2 pages need to be printed out, signed, and returned to your child's teacher.   

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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P.S.53 School Spirit Wear
We have a new Spirit wear website that has all custom designed P.S.53 Tigers Merchandise.

Sign up for Pathmark Perks to earn rewards for PS53
Our group ID number is 6548745
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Upcoming Events

Friday, October 9
School Book Fair
Times to be announced.  A letter will be going home with the children soon.
Monday, October 12
Columbus Day - School Closed
Monday, October 19
School Fundriaser Ends (for Home & Family and Mink & Company)


Today, 10/9/2015
High: 76 Low: 56
Rain showers
77% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/10/2015
High: 63 Low: 49
Partly sunny
7% chance of precipitation.