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Happy Summer To All,
Please be mindful to listen out for phone blasts from the school in regards to upcoming summer events and activities.
Note: If you have not signed up for our REMIND Text message service please scroll down for more information on how to log in and receive text messages from the school.
If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact Kwafi Gray to request assistance.
P.S. 160 Full S.T.E.A.M Ahead 2017-2018
The Walt Disney school is moving full S.T.E.A.M ahead this year in Science, Technology, Engineering , Art and Math. This website is here to keep you informed of "What's Happening At P.S. 160".
How To Maneuver Through Our Website: Click on the menu and under each tab find out information about our school.
*Information about the Rules/Regulations of P.S. 160 and the NYC DOE can be found under the About The Walt Disney School tab.-
At the About The Walt Disney School sub tab you will find: 1) Our Mission /Vision Statement 2) Link to the NYC DOE Rules & Regulations 3) Our Parent Handbook where you can find information about the in's and out's of P.S. 160.
P.S. 160's Policies/Rules sub tab you will find: 1) A link to the NYC Chancellor's Regulations 2) P.S. 160's Parent Involvement Policy 3) Cell Phone/ Electronic Usage Policy 4) Grading Policy
*Please check out our Parent Coordinator (Parent FYI).- Here you will find parent resources, information about upcoming workshops, parent/student events, information concerning middle school and links to Pupilpath.com and our Remind text and email system .
* The Class Directory - This is where you can find information such as ; homework assignments, reports and special announcements concerning your child's class.
Looking Forward 2017-2018 School Updates
CEC ( Community Education Council ) MEETINGS -
Community Education Council (CEC) meetings are very important and parents/ community members are welcome to attend. It is a great way to get informed about what is going on in your school district. Please click on the link to find out more information about CECs.-http://schools.nyc.gov/Offices/CEC/currentmembers.htm.
This Month Our CEC Meetings are scheduled as follows:
All taking place at P.S. 121– 2750 Throop Ave. July 11th– Business Meeting at 6 pm; Calendar Meeting at 7 pm.
At our CEC Meeting held on April 25th at PS 68, 4011 Monticello ave. at 6 :00 pm (Business Meeting) and at 7:00 pm (Calendar Meeting). The main topic of discussion at this meeting was the state of education. What is the plan for our schools under the new Trump Administration. Parent leaders from different schools urged parents to review the "proposed" Bill H.R. 610, "Title l- Choices In Education Act" and to become proactive in the state of their child's education.
Parent Events & Resources
What's Happening- How To Be Informed. JOIN OUR P.S. 160 TEXT MESSAGE SYSTEM " REMIND"- CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW FOR MORE INFO.
School Contact Information
P.S. 160's Contact Information:
PARENTS PLEASE NOTE THAT IN ORDER TO EMAIL ANY STAFF MEMBER YOU MUST USE THEIR DOE EMAIL (teachers first initial, last name and then @schools.nyc.gov). The www.thewaltdisneyschool.org emails are not set up for outside emails.
Phone #- (718) 822-8402 Fax # (718) 822 8416
Principal: Lori Baker, E-mail- lbaker3@ schools.nyc.gov
Asst. Principal: Katherine Atiles, E-mail- firstname.lastname@example.org
Parent Coordinator: Kwafi Gray, E-mail - email@example.com
Test Coordinator's Corner-Important Testing Dates & Information.
Elementary and middle school students in New York State take yearly State tests in core academic subjects to assess their mastery of the Common Core Learning Standards. Students’ test results are one of the factors that schools use to decide whether to promote a student to the next grade. Educators also analyze students’ test results to help determine which instructional standards to focus on, and to evaluate their programs.
The links below take you to pages with more information about each particular test that elementary and middle school students take; you can also read more about how subjects are taught in New York City on the Academics page.
English Language Arts (ELA): Students in grades 3-8 take this test in spring.
- Math: Students in grades 3-8 take this test in spring.
- Science: Students in grades 4 and 8 take this test in spring.
http://schools.nyc.gov/Accountability/resources/testing/default.htm Click on this link for more information about NY State Exams.