Arrival and Dismissal Protocols for 2020-2021

In preparation for our first day of school, we want to share with you the UPDATED arrival and dismissal procedures for the 2020-2021 school year. Please watch the attached video and review the document. There will be more information forthcoming in the next few days in regards to classes and cohorts. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1vg5PxS1SZQuD_bFrWUv0oTVrX65ghGI5/view?usp=sharing

Coffee with Mrs. O’Shaughnessy: July 22 @ 4:00pm

Please join me for our weekly meet! We will continue to discuss our Reopen! Please join all of the PS 88Q Community, as we share information, ask questions, think out loud and together create a plan that benefits our PS 88Q community! Please email loshaughnessy@schools.nyc.gov or mramos71@schools.nyc.gov for the zoom link. See you later!! https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-year-20-21/return-to-school-2020

Citywide Grading Policy

 I hope you are all safe and healthy at home.  Our Chancellor has just released the citywide grading policy for all schools.  The policy is attached.  I will be discussing this and open to all questions tomorrow at Coffee with Mrs. O’Shaughnessy at 11:00am and 4:00 pm.  Also, please feel free to email me any […]

Parents: Take the Remote Learning Device Request Form

https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/health-and-wellness/coronavirus-update To help students stay connected during emergencies, the DOE is lending internet-enabled iPads to support remote learning for students. If you would like to request a device for a NYC student in your family, please fill out the Request form. The DOE will use the contact information you provide to get in touch with […]

NYC School Survey

Your School. Your Child. Your Voice. Every year, all parents, teachers, and students in grades 6-12 take the NYC School Survey. The survey helps school leaders understand what key members of their school community think about the learning environment at their school. The information captured by the survey is designed to support a dialogue among […]

November Principal’s Book of the Month

Dear P.S. 88Q Families,                                                                                 November 2019      Happy November!  I hope everyone has transitioned from our warm weather to a more chilly temperature.  With the Fall, comes many holidays that we celebrate.  One in particular is Thanksgiving, which happens to be one of my favorite holidays.  What is there not to love about being […]

Words For Success

We are excited to begin our Word for Success protocol. Beginning Tuesday, November 12, our “Words for Success” initiative will begin. As you walk around on Tuesday, you will see around the building the word ANALYZE, which will kick off the initiative. Each morning, Mrs. O’Shaughnessy will introduce the “Word for Success” for that week, along with information about the word.   […]

Big Apple Teacher Awards

It is a citywide recognition program celebrating New York City teachers who: inspire students model great teaching enrich their school communities By honoring these teachers, we recognize all those who go above and beyond to serve our students and families! https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/5238244/2019-Big-Apple-Awards-Nomination-Form For The Second Year: Big Apple College and Career Counselor Ambassador Award! We are […]