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

Chancellor Carmen Farina has launched our NYC Reads 365 initiative.  This is a citywide initiative to promote reading every day - in school and out.  Click the link for additional resources

Congratulations to 1st place Madison Celi, 2nd place Joshua Velez, & 3rd place John Delprete for winning the school Spelling Bee.  Goodluck to all three as they move on to the district finals. 

PTA fundraiser

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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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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

Sunday, November 29
P.S. 53 at NY Jets game!
Monday, November 30
50's Day
P.S. 53 will be celebrating the 50th day of school. Details to follow.
Thursday, December 3
P.S. 53's Evening Holiday Fair
All are welcome to attend. Evening Fair Hours: 6PM to 8PM
Friday, December 4
P.S. 53 Day Holiday Fair
Details to follow with times for parents to meet with children to shop.
Thursday, December 17
PTA Meeting 7PM
Evening meeting all are welcome to attend.