ANNOUNCING THE (Remote) PS / IS 268 VIRTUAL ART SHOW!!!
268 Community Cares about our NYPD!!
Our students are very concerned about the community and are often seen creating moments of kindness to show their appreciation. The NYPD 105th Precinct thanks our 2nd graders for a poster that was made for them!
268 Community Cares! "Helping our Heroes" [A fourth grade project]
P.S./I.S. 268 observes Respect for All week and P.S. I Love You day! ~~ February 14, 2020~~
In Respect for all week we are reminded to show respect for all persons and to be Kind to one another.
Our school's community wore purple to show our support for the message of P.S. I love you day-raising awareness of mental health.
100th day of school!
World Read Aloud Day
World Read Aloud Day (WRAD) creates a love of reading by sharing stories! Choose a book, find an audience, and read aloud!
Enjoy some snapshots of PS/IS 268's participation in this global event!
Tap dancing Sensation-Josh Johnson visits 268!
PS/IS 268 host its Annual preliminary spelling bee competition!!!
PS/IS 268 held its annual spelling bee at our local school in preparation for its finalist to compete in the Queens-wide national spelling bee competition.
Here are some snapshots from the exciting assembly held on Friday, November 8, 2019
Storybook Character Day
PS/IS 268 celebrates its love of learning and literacy by hosting our annual storybook character day! Both Students and Staff look forward to this fun activity where we bring characters to life by using costumes and other simple props that celebrate our love of books!
How many characters can you name?
Dad's bring your child to school
As part of New York State’s commitment to promote responsible fatherhood, one day in September has been set aside for fathers and father-figures to take their children to school as a way of becoming more involved in their child’s education throughout the year. P.S./ I.S. 268 's "Dad's bring your child to school day" had a wonderful turnout in support of this annual event! Fathers were treated to light refreshments and an engaging program organized by our Parent Coordinator, Ms. Simms.
What a well supported event by our school "Dad's!"
PS/IS 268 celebrates diversity :
The Prideland comes to PS/IS 268!!!
We are so fortunate to have dedicated Teachers, Staff and Parent volunteers who helped to transform our auditorium into an African Savannah. It is here that the young lion prince Simba unshackles the reign of terror of his diabolical Uncle Scar to restore the natural order to the Circle of Life; becoming the Lion King!
Relive the captivating performance by viewing some highlights from a truly unforgettable performance by our very own students at PS/IS 268!!
PS/IS 268 presents: Disney's "Aladdin-for Kids" !
"Best school play EVER performed --hands down!!"
These were comments that were heard from performance goers as they were exiting the auditorium. Please relive the magic through some photos from our students theatrical performance of Disney's Aladdin-for Kids.
268 performs : Disney's Aladdin for Kids!
PS/IS 268 observes Teacher Appreciation Week
PS/IS 268 2nd annual "Bring your child to work day"
The children of our dedicated Staff and Teachers were invited to bring their child to work!