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

Daily Announcements

UPK Vision Screening- The Department of Health will be coming to P.S. 53 on Wednesday, October 8th to test the Pre-K students vision.  Please be sure to send your Pre-K child to school that day with their glasses.  

Parent Pack 2014/2015 School Year
In this attachment you will find valuable information about the beginning of the year procedures as well as informational notices that need to be read.  The last 2 pages need to be printed out and returned to your child's teacher.

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Latchkey Application for 2014/2015

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Morning Care application is now available

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Recycling of ink cartridges

We will begin to recycle old ink cartridges to help raise money for the school.  
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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

Thursday, October 9
Book Fair (Evening)
Our Annual Evening Scholastic Book Fair

Details and Time to follow

All are welcome
Friday, October 10
Book Fair
Annual Scholastic Book Fair
List for students times will be posted once received and determined.

Monday, October 13
5th Grade Fundraiser
To All Parents and Guardians for 5th Grade,

This year we will be having a 5th grade fundraiser to help support our children. 

Thirty One Bags -Whether you're looking for style, organization, the perfect giftable item - or a little bit of everything - explore Thirty-One's trendy and affordable purses, totes, and more.

Pasta Fun - Shapes for Everyone, Delicious Easy Meals, Have Fun, Eat Pasta

Fundraiser starts on Oct. 13th and all orders will have until Nov. 7th to be submitted (last day)

Friday, October 17
Movie Night at P.S. 53
Details to follow
Thursday, October 23
General PTA Meeting at 9AM
We welcome all parents and guardians to attend the general PTA meeting
PTA 5th Grade Meeting
All Parents and Guardians of 5th grade students,

On Oct. 23rd we will be having a brief meeting after the 9am General PTA meeting. 


Today, 9/30/2014
High: 72 Low: 65
Slight chance rain
23% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/1/2014
High: 70 Low: 60
Rain showers
44% chance of precipitation.