The Mission of P. S. 160 is to provide standards based education through high expectations, creativity, respect, and the cooperation of family, community and school.
The Vision of P.S. 160 is to provide a nurturing academic environment that creates life - long learners who will meet the challenges of the 21st century.
The New York City Department of Education Speaks Your Language
As a parent, you have the right to participate in your child's education, regardless of what language you speak. For this reason, the Department of Education translates documents containing critical information about your child's education into the languages most commonly spoken in our schools: Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian, Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu. In addition, the Department offers over-the-phone interpretation services for communication between families and school staff include more than 150 languages. To obtain language assistance, speak to your child's principal or parent coordinator.
Please click the link provided http://schools.nyc.gov/default.htm for the NYC DOE website.
NYC DOE Discipline Code
At our school all rules and regulations regarding discipline and consequences are derived from the NYC DOE Discipline Code. The Discipline Code covers infractions and the range of possible disciplinary and other responses for grades K-5 and grades 6-12. The guide is available in all nine languages and can be downloaded at the link below.
P.S. 160's Parent Handbook
Our Parent Handbook is a wonderful resource for parents to download and keep handy. We have tried to fill it with information that will help you understand the in's and out's of P.S. 160. Take a moment to review and download the handbook click on the link below. Parent Handbook official 2015.pdf .