Our School Year 2020-2021- CoVid 19 Blended & Remote Learning Plan

Updates from The Chancellor

Parents  we have new guidelines for our Blended Learning Students (Current Pre-K & Future K - 5th grade as of 9/29/20)- Student Health Screening  (please click link)

 There are three things families need to do in the morning, ideally at home before arriving to school:

1) Check their child’s temperature at home;

2) Complete the health screening survey at home; ( You will need your child's Student id #(OSIS#) found on your child's report card or their NYC Schools Account)

3) Show their confirmation email via electronic device or printed copy at the school door prior to entry.

Hard copies will be available as well.

The Start of School for K - 5th grade in school Blended Learners has been pushed back to Sept. 29, 2020 - Doors will open for blended learning students on this day. Please click here to view our Emergency Parent Meeting - Sept. 18, 2020

The 1st Day of School For All is Sept. 21st @ 8:30 am 

ONLY BLENDED Pre-K Students will be in school for this 1st week on a staggered schedule.

All OTHER  STUDENTS In Grades K -5th Grade will be 100 % REMOTE! 

“Return to School 2020 Back to School Pledge.” It outlines Mayor DeBlasio's & Chancellor Carranza's commitments to students, families, staff, and all school communities.  DOE_BackToSchoolPledge_FINAL.pdf  

Please read this latest information from The Chancellor in regards to updates around instruction.

This week’s Reopening Update for Families includes: 

  • The latest health and safety information, including on ventilation, school nurses, and testing and tracing in schools   
  • How to stay informed on confirmed COVID-19 cases in your school community   
  • How families can change their children’s learning preference to/from fully remote learning   
  • What happens if students attend school in-person on a day they are not scheduled to attend  
  • Supports for students with Individualized Education Programs   
  • Supports for students in temporary housing and foster care   

 Update for Families_August 17 2020.pdf


 Update for Families on Instruction_August 6 2020 2.pdf 


31656-update-for-families-on-instruction_august-6-2020_spanish.pdf df 






Important Information- Protocols & Procedures

Phase 2- Parent Info Session 8/31/20 please click the link to view the presentation. 

Reopening School Model

  • As a school, we are submitting the Chancellor’s recommended model 1a, which will follow three cohorts. Two cohorts from each grade will engage in blended learning. There will be one completely remote cohort on each grade.  
  • Table of School schedule highlighting 3 cohorts on alternating days.
  • Tentative Opening Plan

 Arrival & Dismissal Students in a red car and boarding a yellow school bus. There have been changes made to our "Arrival & Dismissal Times"-

Our new arrival time for all students will be 8:30 am. Our new dismissal time will be 2:00 pm.

Students will have staggered Arrival & Dismissal times (10 mins. apart due to "Social Distancing" requirements.)

Our Arrival and Dismissal sites are as follows:

Kindergarten, 1st grade , 2nd grade & 5th grade will use the large yard for arrival and dismissal.

Pre-K students will use the small side front yard for arrival  and dismissal. 

3rd, 4th grade students will use the main entrance for arrival and dismissal.

Protocols and Procedures  for the upcoming school year are forthcoming... All information including  your child's class schedule will be emailed to their ps160.org emails. New students' information will be sent to the email provided at registration.