Joint Public Hearing

Wed, Jan 15 6:18pm

 Good Evening Families    Please be informed that the Joint Public Hearing at P.S. 305 scheduled for Thursday, January 16, 2020 has been rescheduled for Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 6:00pm at P.S. 305 ... [More]

TODAY: Picture Day Deadline!

Fri, Jan 10 11:52am

TODAY: Picture Day Deadline All orders need to be in by today, Friday, January 10th, 2020!      All orders are available online under the code that was sent home with your first round of proofs! If yo ... [More]

Kindergarten registration

Wed, Jan 8 2:30pm

  Dear Pre K Families:   This is a reminder that you must  submit an online application for Kindergarten 2020-2021.  This application must be submitted  before the Tuesday January 21, 2020 deadline.   ... [More]

Dance News: "Love is Love" Family Dance Party Feb. 13; Free Tickets to Paul Taylor Dance Company

Wed, Jan 8 12:28pm

  PS20 PTA and Mr. Chung present  "LOVE IS LOVE" Valentine's Day Dance Party Feb. 13, 6-9pm   We're just forming the concept for this special event. Please save the date, and contact Mr. Chung or Ms. ... [More]

The Piano School of NYC registration is now full and closed

Wed, Jan 8 8:41am

Hello PS 20 Parents,   Registration for Piano Classes at PS20 are now closed.  Please do not register and make payment for classes.  There will be a spring semester, so if you have any questions regar ... [More]

The Piano School of NYC after school winter session at PS20 starts TOMORROW (Wed, Jan 8th) - enroll now!

Tue, Jan 7 10:37am

The Piano School of NYC is thrilled to resume a wonderful partnership with The PS 20 Clinton Hill School After School Program for the 2019/2020 School Year!     Our goal is to provide excellent, fun a ... [More]

Joint Public Hearing

Fri, Jan 3 2:21pm

Proposal Update THE PROPOSED RE-SITING AND MERGER OF ACADEMY OF ARTS AND  LETTERS (13K492) WITH P.S. 305 DR. PETER RAY (13K305) IN BUILDING K305 BEGINNING IN THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR   This is to inf ... [More]

TONIGHT'S Movie Night Postponed

Fri, Jan 3 11:23am

Hello PS 20 Families, We know that everyone is shaking off the vacation cobwebs and slowly getting back into the swing of things... So tonight's MOVIE NIGHT WILL BE POSTPONED until later in the month. ... [More]

School is closed on Monday

Fri, Dec 20 5:26pm

  Good Evening Families   The winter recess begins on Monday, December 23rd. School will reopen on Thursday, January 2nd. Have a great winter break.

The Giving Tree Donations

Fri, Dec 20 5:08pm

     Good Evening P S 20  Families The Clinton Hill School/ P S 20 would like to  thank everyone who reached deep down into their hearts and gave  a gift for the children whose names were picked from ... [More]

Winter Concert

Wed, Dec 18 7:24pm

 Good Evening P S 20 Families   The Winter Concert is Tomorrow December 19th. The concert will begin at 6:00pm. Please bring your children back to the school by 5:30pm. We look forward to seeing you t ... [More]

Retakes and Sibling Photos Are Ready to View!

Wed, Dec 18 4:33pm

Retakes and sibling photos are ready! Proofs will not be sent home. Follow directions below to see and order your photos!   All orders need to be in by Friday, January 10th!!     How to order   VISIT ... [More]

Select PS 20 for your Amazon Smile Donation!

Fri, Dec 13 8:02am

Support the PS 20 PTA while shopping on Amazon at no extra cost! Send this to your friends and family so they can help support PS 20 too!    Set up or change your charity with just a few simple steps! ... [More]

Lock Down Drill

Thu, Dec 12 4:19pm

  Good Evening Families   There will be a lock down drill tomorrow ,Friday, December 13th. Please talk with your children and discus with them the importance of a lock down drill so that we are all pr ... [More]

Photo and Video release

Wed, Dec 11 8:09pm

  Dear Parents, The PS20 School Leadership Team has advanced to the next round of the "Imagine NYC Schools" grant process, wherein schools selected to participate will receive significant financial an ... [More]

FALP and Furry Slipper Day

Wed, Dec 11 7:10pm

   Good Evening  P S 20 Families Friday December 13th is Families as Learning Partners. Families as Learning Partners will focus on celebration of student work.  December 13 is also Furry Slipper Day. ... [More]

Chalkbeat: Two Brooklyn schools weigh merger aimed at integration

Wed, Dec 11 2:52pm

  To me, the PEP hearings and now news coverage feels humbling, and amazing, that this conversation of us/them complaining is turning into a greater story of resources, race and class and neighborhood ... [More]

Joint Public Hearing @ PS 305

Mon, Dec 9 3:46pm

  Good Evening the Joint Public Hearing  about the  merging of A&L and P.S. 305 is scheduled for 6:00pm tonight at P. S. 305. The school is located at 344 Monroe street between Marcy ave and Thompkins Ave.    

Mosaic Registration!

Mon, Dec 9 12:26pm

Registration for Mosaic Spring semester is now live at https://mosaic.ps20.org/.

Mosaic Registration Tomorrow!

Sun, Dec 8 11:44am

Hello parents and caregivers,  A few notes before registration is live Monday at noon. This semester, we've implemented a new "cart timer" which means that you can hang on to the selections in your ca ... [More]

Movie Night Cancelled

Fri, Dec 6 10:10am

  Good Day PS 20 Families  Movie night is cancelled for tonight Friday, December 6th.  We apologize if this causes any inconveniences.  Have a great weekend.

Mosaic Spring 2020 Schedule Preview!

Wed, Dec 4 9:04pm

Dear Parents and Caregivers,    The Mosaic Afterschool Program, run by the PS 20 PTA, provides aftercare for students from Pre-K–5th grade at PS. 20 (and nearby schools). We are very excited to have t ... [More]

REMINDER: Picture Day Retakes and Sibling Photos TUESDAY!

Wed, Dec 4 10:25am

Picture Day Retakes and Sibling Photos! Tuesday, December 10th    If you would like to sign up for retakes or sibling photos please sign up here! There is also a sign up sheet in the main office. All ... [More]

public hearing canceled

Mon, Dec 2 3:48pm

    Notice of Cancellation of Joint Public Hearing December 2, 2019   THE PROPOSED RE-SITING AND MERGER OF ACADEMY OF ARTS AND LETTERS (13K492) WITH P.S. 305 DR. PETER RAY (13K305) IN BUILDING K305 BE ... [More]

MIDDLE SCHOOL TALK BACK TOMORROW (DEC 2ND)

Sun, Dec 1 6:04pm

Hello 5th & 4th Parents, The PS 20 PTA is happy to invite all 5th Grade parents (and interested 4th grade parents) to an informal conversation around the process and experience of finding the right Mi ... [More]

Middle school discussion

Wed, Nov 27 5:11pm

Hello Parents, The PS 20 PTA is happy to invite all 5th Grade parents (and interested 4th grade parents) to an informal conversation around the process and experience of finding the right Middle Schoo ... [More]

Mosaic Registration for Spring 2020 and Other Announcements

Tue, Nov 26 4:49pm

Hello Mosaic parents!   There’s a ton of news to share before Thanksgiving Break!   First, we’re excited to announce that we have scheduled our registration date for the Spring 2020 semester.  Mark yo ... [More]

Mosaic Scholarship Application (Spring 2020)

Fri, Nov 22 4:58pm

Hello Parents and Caregivers,  How are you? Hope all is well. As we plan for spring, we would like to get started with the scholarship application process. In the past, you may have applied for a need ... [More]

Chat and Chew

Fri, Nov 22 4:36pm

  Chat and Chew  attached        

Holiday Winter Concert

Fri, Nov 22 4:30pm

Hello PS 20 Community: The PS 20 Winter Concert will be held on Thursday December 19th at 6:00 PM We are changing the date of the Holiday Concert from Wednesday December 18th, to Thursday December 19t ... [More]

career Day

Fri, Nov 22 3:57pm

           November 18, 2019   Dear Parents/ Guardians   On Thursday, December 5th “Career Day” will be taking place at The Clinton Hill School.  We believe it is important to help our future leaders ... [More]

Calling all restaurants!

Tue, Nov 19 5:45pm

Calling all restaurant owners, restaurant regulars and all who work in the hospitality world!   We have an exciting new fundraising initiative called Dine & Donate! For the month of December, PS 20 is ... [More]

Cold Weather Letter

Mon, Nov 18 3:55pm

  November 13, 2019      Dear PS 20 Families:   Please make sure that your child is properly dressed for the cold weather.   Students will be going outside to play during the cold winter months.    Cu ... [More]

updated Lead remediation letter

Mon, Nov 18 2:37pm

    November 2019   Dear Families,   At the Department of Education, our top priority is keeping students safe and healthy so they can engage in learning, every day in every school. Today we write wit ... [More]

lost and found items

Mon, Nov 18 2:05pm

Dear PS 20 Families:   Students often lose and misplace their belongings, this is an unfortunate reality.   Found items that are void of a name and classroom number are stored in bags, or on hangers l ... [More]

Events for the week starting 11-11-2019

Tue, Nov 12 6:50pm

   Good Day families Please be reminded of the following information:    Wednesday, November 13th   Grade 5 field Trip to Dock Street Middle School- Please return  the permission slip and send lunch f ... [More]

student led conferences

Fri, Nov 8 1:02pm

  Reminder: Student –Led Conferences are Thursday November 14 Student Led Conferences will take place on Thursday, November 14, 2019.  Students will be dismissed at 11:40 am sharp. Conferences are by ... [More]

My student is missing a yellow rain coat

Thu, Nov 7 9:29am

Dear PS 20 one of my students is missing a yellow rain coat. Please if you found one or anyone saw it let us know . Thank you very much for your help . Sincerely MsK

Two days left to give and take halloween costumes

Wed, Nov 6 4:07pm

Take a costume! Leave a costume! Fri., Nov. 7, is our last day!   CLEAN / GOOD CONDITION ONLY PLEASE Accessories (hats, wigs, shoes, etc.) are welcome SETS: PLEASE LABEL WITH CONTENTS AND SIZE, AND PA ... [More]

Notice regarding The Re-siting of Arts & Letters

Fri, Nov 1 4:10pm

  November 1, 2019  Dear P.S. 20 Families:  I am writing to share that the New York City Department of Education (DOE) is proposing to merge and re-site Academy of Arts and Letters (13K492) with P.S. ... [More]

Myrtle Monster Mash CANCELED - PS20 "Thriller" Dance is ON!!

Wed, Oct 30 11:37am

Dear PS20 Families,    The hosts of Myrtle Monster Mash - The Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership - contacted me this morning and they are canceling the event due to the forecasted rain.  BUT!!!  PS20' ... [More]

PS20 Dancers Perform the THRILLER Dance in the school yard!

Fri, Oct 25 2:57pm

PS20 DANCERS PERFORM THE "THRILLER" DANCE    Who: ALL PS20 STUDENTS When: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2:45pm Where: PS20 SCHOOLYARD   Be There or Be Scared!   ALSO! PS20 Dancers and I are featured entertain ... [More]

Available Slots in Mosaic!

Thu, Oct 24 4:44pm

Hello Parents and Caregivers,  Please be aware that  slots are available in the following Mosaic classes: Mindful Yoga with Little Feet Wise Heart  on Fridays (PK-K) Brooklyn Music School Drama on Wed ... [More]

TONIGHT'S SPACE MEETING! and childcare

Tue, Oct 22 12:55pm

Hello PS20 Family!!! For those looking to attend TONIGHT'S space meeting with the Superintendent, CHILDCARE WILL BE AVAILABLE... Tonight's meeting is to address the future of all schools impacted by p ... [More]

Chat and Chew

Mon, Oct 21 5:49pm

  Please read the attached Flyer

community Meeting

Mon, Oct 21 3:07pm

  Please read the attached flyer

PTA MEETING TOMORROW NIGHT! Wednesday October 16th 6PM

Tue, Oct 15 12:58pm

Please come to the second PTA meeting to see what is happening and how you can get involved. Your presence in the room is a great way to step in.   Wednesday October 16th 6PM   Childcare and pizza for ... [More]

HOT HOT HOT CHILI CONTEST at OKTOBERFEST Saturday the 19th 2pm to 5pm

Tue, Oct 15 12:17pm

HOT HOT HOT HOT HOT CHILI COOK OFF: we are announcing a Chili contest for this Saturday October 19th, at the P.S.20 Oktoberfest 2019 edition.  All parents, staff and teachers are welcome to participat ... [More]

SLT NOMINATIONS/ELECTIONS TOMORROW!!

Tue, Oct 15 8:46am

         INTERESTED IN JOINING THE PS20 SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM (SLT)? ______________________________________________________ The PS20 SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM CURRENTLY HAS 4 parent vacancies available ... [More]

Community Meeting PS 305

Fri, Oct 11 4:09pm

Hello PS 20 Community.   Community meetings hosted by District 13  Superintendent,  Kamar Samuels  -  flyer attached.    Lena Johnson-Barbera Principal The Clinton Hill School, PS 20 225 Adelphi Stree ... [More]

Revised October Calendar

Fri, Oct 11 2:06pm

False Alarm

Thu, Oct 10 4:51pm

Hello PS 20 Families:   An Arts and Letters student found a slip of paper in the 2nd floor hallway which had threat of a bomb in the boiler room. The student brought the note to a staff member and we ... [More]

SLT (SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM) ELECTIONS 10/16

Tue, Oct 8 8:16am

         INTERESTED IN JOINING THE PS20 SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM (SLT)? ______________________________________________________ The PS20 SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM CURRENTLY HAS 4 parent vacancies available ... [More]

UPDATE: Catalog and Boon Supply Sale Extended!

Fri, Oct 4 2:09pm

Shop til you drop to support the PS 20 STEAM Team! STEAM = STEM+Arts... we are talking robots, stars and space, microscopes, green energy, composting, chemistry, cool math tricks, you name it. Your pu ... [More]

Water Test Results

Thu, Oct 3 4:31pm

Title I meeting

Wed, Oct 2 4:50pm

  Dear PS 20 Families   Please read the attached letter.

PS20 Dancers perform "Thriller" on Oct, 31

Wed, Oct 2 12:55pm

  On October 31, join PS20 dancers for two informal school-wide performances of Michael Jackson's classic "Thriller" dance: 2:45pm in the schoolyard (following dismissal and the Literacy Parade) 4:45p ... [More]

Merger letter

Fri, Sep 27 4:29pm

Fundraising Committee - First Meeting Tomorrow night!!.

Tue, Sep 24 10:18am

The PTA Fundraising Committee needs your help!    Our first meeting is tomorrow night at 7:00 p.m. Please email us at ps20fund@gmail.com for more information about the meeting.    If you cannot make i ... [More]

Chat & Chew

Mon, Sep 23 6:27pm

 All Families are invited to attend the 1st Chat & Chew for  the school year.

Shop for the Holidays and Raise Money for the PTA!!

Fri, Sep 20 5:08pm

Please help us raise money for the PTA by shopping with the Boon  Supply Sale  or Midland Fundraising.  Feel free to send this information to your friends and family.   Shop til you drop for a great c ... [More]

P.S.20 Climate strike on Friday September 20th@2:20PM on Clermont Ave. #SaveMotherEarth #SaveTheFutureGenerations

Tue, Sep 17 4:05pm

Dear families, You probably already know that the world will be on strike for the Climate, on Friday September 20th. Our mother-earth is in need of a serious action to save our lives and the lives of ... [More]

Parents Night Out Reminder!!

Tue, Sep 17 11:15am

This is just a friendly reminder that if you plan on using childcare for the Parents Night Out on Thursday, September 19th, to please purchase your tickets no later than 10:00 p.m.  tonight. We want t ... [More]

Parents Night Out Update!!!

Fri, Sep 13 9:54am

If you plan on using childcare for the Parents Night Out on Thursday, September 19th, please purchase your tickets no later than Tuesday, September 17th at 10:00 p.m.  We want to make sure that we hav ... [More]

GRANDPARENTS AND EXTENED FAMILY BREAKFAST

Thu, Sep 12 8:10pm

Hello PS20 Community. 8:30 AM TOMMOROW MORNING, FRIDAY THE 13TH we're inviting our Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles and Caregivers to breakfast - on us!!! Sponsored by Ms. Karen Colon, our wonderful Parent ... [More]

Grandparents Celebration

Wed, Sep 11 6:31pm

  Good Evening Families   Please Join us on Friday, September 13th  @ 8:30 am in the cafeteria  for a celebration for grandparents. 

Curriculum Night

Tue, Sep 10 7:32pm

 The Clinton Hill School The New York City Department of Education, Richard Carranza, Chancellor                ­       Curriculum Night Date and Time: Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:00pm-7:00pm   Top ... [More]

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 13TH AT 6 PM. P.S.20 AUDITORIUM : PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR FIRST MOVIE NIGHT OF THE YEAR 2019-2020! "HOME" BY TIM JOHNSON.

Tue, Sep 10 10:49am

PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR FIRST MOVIE NIGHT OF THE YEAR 2019-2020!  FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 13TH AT 6 PM. MOVIE NIGHT AT P.S.20 IS SPONSORED BY PRINCIPAL LENA BARBERA. ALL ARE WELCOME FOR THIS PG FEATURE: "HOME ... [More]

Announcements from Mr. Chung

Mon, Sep 9 11:54am

  Dear PS20 Families,                   Welcome, and welcome back to a new year of learning, sharing, connecting, and dancing! I hope you all enjoyed your summer and I look forward to catching up with ... [More]

Pre-K Thru 5th Grade Parent Orientation

Fri, Sep 6 4:27pm

Classrooms and grade-level groups now available on Konstella!

Fri, Sep 6 1:00pm

Dear PS 20 families, We hope you had a great start of the school year, and a warm welcome once again to all the new families joining PS 20 this year. Our school continues to grow! Some of the best fea ... [More]

Lead Letter

Fri, Sep 6 9:57am

"WHAT TO EXPECT" for Pre-K and New Kindergarten Parents

Tue, Sep 3 5:45pm

Hello and Welcome (back) to PS20!!! The PTA will be hosting a "WHAT TO EXPECT" talk for new Pre-K and Kindergarten parents on the 1st day of school in the cafeteria, from 9:20am-10am. The talk will be ... [More]

Hey, P.S. 20 families: how active was your Summer? Ms. Cassimiro (P.S.20 PE teacher) wants proofs...picture proofs ;)

Fri, Aug 30 4:41pm

Dear P.S. 20 families, I hope you had a great and active summer!!   Here at P.S. 20 we believe that its not only important for our children to be physically active but for families as well. Please sen ... [More]

Mosaic registration update - new pre-K class added

Tue, Aug 27 1:14pm

Registration exceeded all expectations today, and we see that many families, especially of pre-k students, still need aftercare.  We've already added a free play option to Fridays for pre-k, and are e ... [More]

Mosaic registration now open!

Tue, Aug 27 12:11pm

  Registration for Fall 2019 is now OPEN!   Register now at https://mosaic.ps20.org/register This semester, Mosaic is offering a 5% discount to families enrolled five days a week, as well as a sibling ... [More]

Mosaic - Registration for Fall 2019 is OPEN!

Tue, Aug 27 10:58am

Registration for Fall 2019 is now OPEN!   Register now at https://mosaic.ps20.org/register   This semester, Mosaic is offering a 5% discount to families enrolled five days a week, as well as a sibling ... [More]

Mosaic 2019 Fall Schedule

Mon, Aug 19 6:44pm

  Dear Parents and Caregivers,    On behalf of Mosaic, I am happy to welcome you to the 2019-2020 school year! The Mosaic Afterschool Program, run by the PS 20 PTA, provides aftercare for students fro ... [More]

Year 2018-19 content has been archived

Sat, Aug 10 9:24am

Dear PS 20 families,   We have archived the content from the last school year, including all the classrooms, in preparation for the upcoming school year. You will notice that your children are no long ... [More]