• Summer 2023 :A free, fun, and safe summer program for NYC! Enrollment Begins April 17!

    Summer Rising will look similar in many ways to last year, but with an updated and more equitable enrollment process. The program will be full-day, Monday through Friday, in-person, and planned and operated collaboratively by school principals and DYCD-funded CBO partners in DOE school buildings. We aim to serve approximately 110,000 students in integrated academic and enrichment programming. The program will begin on July 5 for students and end on August 11 (for students in grades 6-8) and August 18 (for grades K-5).

    P.S. 59 students will be attending P.S. 23 at 2151 Washington Ave, Bronx, NY 10457. Please use DBN 10x023 when registering your child. 

    To register please click this link.

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  • Parent Workshop: How to Support Your Child Through Testing Anxiety: Friday March 31,2023 8:30am-10:30am Rm 207

    Location: Room 207

    Date: March 31,2023

    Time: 8:30am-10:30am

    Parents come join us to discuss the upcoming NYS State Math Exam. We will be discussing the following topics: 

    -Understanding which grades take state exams.

    -A look at State Test, language, format, organization and schedule.

    -Demonstration of strategies and various techniques to solve multi step problems.

     -Math resources to help parents work with their children at home.

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  • District 10 I-Ready Family Webinar Thursday 3/23/23 at 6:00 pm via Zoom.

    Does your student use i-Ready at home? Join us to learn more about i-Ready and how you can help! What is i-Ready? How does it work? Why are they using it? How can my student use i-Ready at home? How can I support and encourage my student with i-Ready? How to talk to my student about data?

    Date: Thursday 3/23/23

    Time:  6:00 PM

    Zoom Registration Link: To register for this event please click this link

    Translation will be available 

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  • Friday March 17,2033: Parent Workshop : Understanding Feelings at 8:30am-10:30am in Room 207.

    As we explore together, the importance of teaching children values and beliefs to strengthen their character for success, greatness and reaching their highest potential socially, emotionally and intelligently. Understanding feelings and emotions to support our children with integrity, respect, and self-confidence to make the right choices. Parents come joins us for this workshop and a series of upcoming workshops to follow.  

    Any questions please contact Mr.Robert at or at 973-963-7481. 

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  • The Pre-K application is open and the deadline to apply is March 10, 2023.

    The Pre-K application is open and the deadline to apply is March 10, 2023

    You can apply in one of three ways: 

    1. Online with MySchools
    2. By phone at 718-935-2009. Call us Monday-Friday between 8am and 6pm. 
    3. Contact a Family Welcome Center. Learn how at Family Welcome Center

    To learn more about the Pre-k Admission process please visit Pre-K Enrollment.

    Elementary Admissions Events:

    All NYC families with children born in 2018, 2019, and 2020 are invited to join us at a virtual information session covering 3-K, pre-K, kindergarten, and Gifted & Talented admissions. After the presentation, we’ll respond to your questions.

    During each online event, we’ll walk you through each of the elementary admissions processes. We’ll cover how to learn about schools and programs, and their priorities, using the online school directory at Admission Event.




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Arrival Time/Location

Grades K-5: At 8:00am all students will enter through the front entrance, get a breakfast, and head straight to classrooms where their teachers will meet them. Staff members will help all students get to their classrooms safely.

Regular Dismissal Time/Location

Grades K-2: 2:20pm pick up in South yard

Grades 3-5: 2:20pm pick up in North yard

On these stormy weather days, we will place signs on the front door and send out a phone call to let you know we will be following this plan. Please additionally send your child in proper attire, including jackets/ boots/ umbrellas on rainy and snowy days. Our main priority is student safety. Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation!