Drop-In Session For Parents of Students With IEPs

If you are the parent of a child with an IEP (Individualized Education Plan), you are invited to the first monthly meeting of the school year for parents of special-needs children. The meeting is at 9:30 am (right after Family Friday) on October 7, room 327. These are informal meetings with Dana Rappaport, our Assistant Principal for Special Education. Parents can drop in and ask questions, talk ... [Continue Reading]

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Families Needed To Host Cuban Musicians For a Week In June

As many of you know, Simone Dinnerstein—a PS 321 alumna, former PS 321 parent, and world-renowned classical pianist—initiated and coordinates our Neighborhood Classics Concert Series. This series, which brings three classical concerts to PS 321 each year, is a wonderful experience for our community as well as a significant fundraiser, since all the musicians donate their time. Simone has been ... [Continue Reading]


Did you miss the Volunteer Fair?

If you missed the Volunteer Fair but would like more information on getting involved, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Cristi Sauser. We are always eager to welcome new volunteers to help with everything from Holiday Shop, Spring Carnival, and the Auction and Gala, to lunchroom, Kids Clubs, Photo Day, and more. Contact Cristi at emailcristi@gmail.com. ... [Continue Reading]


Sign Up to Stay Informed

The PS 321 administration and PTA rely on email to connect with parents and caregivers. In order to stay current and receive important announcements about everything from parent-teacher conferences and snow days to school events and volunteer opportunities, please sign up for the PS 321 email list through our online form. ... [Continue Reading]


Help Type Pandamonium

With the 2016 edition of Pandamonium hot off the presses, we are gearing up for next year's edition. We are seeking volunteer typists to help type the poems written by our talented students. This is a fun way to see the creativity of our students and is a task that can be accomplished on your own time over the summer. Typists will receive copies of the original work and basic style guidelines for ... [Continue Reading]


Support 321 While You Shop

Shop at Fairway Market via the PS 321 Fairway Community Partners program and 3% of your total purchase will be donated to our school! All families should have received the Fairway program card via red folders. Use it every time you shop at any Fairway Market. The closest Fairway Market is located at 480-500 Van Brunt Street in Red Hook.  If you need an additional or replacement card, please ... [Continue Reading]


NYC Schools Account: Have You Signed Up?

If your child took the State ELA/Math tests this Spring, individual scores will be released earlier this summer than in years past (although we have not been given an exact date). To view your child's state test scores when they are released, you will need to log in to your family's NYC Schools Account. If you have not set up your account yet, you'll have to visit Deb Orr, the Parent Coordinator, ... [Continue Reading]


Lead A Kid’s Club

Share your talents, spend some quality time with your child and their peers, and contribute to the PTA—all at the same time! We're looking for parent ... [Continue Reading]

Committee Updates


No Trash Lunches

One of the biggest ways to reduce overall waste (and often contribute to healthier meals) is to strive for no-trash lunches. Inspired by January's Green and Healthy month, the ... [Continue Reading]