PS 72.org WEBSITE NEWS-PLEASE READ
We are excited to announce that on August 1, 2016, our new school website will go live. Until then this website and ps72.org email addresses will no longer be used. We will send a parent letter regarding the new site and step-by-step directions on how to navigate and use it.
SUMMER HOMEWORK PACKETS
Hello, students and families!!!! Enjoying the first days of Summer vacation?!? Although students have received their summer homework packets for ELA and Math, writing journals, and supply lists for the new school year, we have posted these documents for download in the Students section of this website. Please, remember that all packets and journals are due Thursday, September 8, 2016, the first day of school for students.
Summer school begins Thurs. July 7 and ends Thurs. Aug 11, 2016. Summer school is Monday-Thurs. 8:30 am-12:30 pm. However, there is summer school Fri. July 8, 2016.
Breakfast will be served at 8:00 am and lunch at 12:30 pm. Arrival and dismissal is through the second door on Edison Ave. by the cafeteria.
PS 72 SCHOOL BROCHURE!!!
PS 72 Brochure 1516.pdf
How are we preparing our students for college and careers?
How are we integrating the content areas with Literacy and Mathematics?
What programs are available for my child before and after school?
You can find the answers to these questions and much more in the new PS 72 school brochure. The brochure contains information about our academics, extra-curricular activities, youth development, college and career readiness. Please, click the link below to download the brochure. Thank you for your continued support!!!
BRONX READS 365!!!!
We know that today's readers are tomorrow's leaders. Please, join us in READ365 by reading each day at home. At PS 72 we log our reading by steps on our 100 Book Challenge and iRead reading logs. For more information about the READ365 initiative, please click here
EVERY KID IN A PARK!!!
Grade 4 students and families, President Barack Obama and our National Park Service have launched a new program, Every Kid in a Park, which grants all 4th grade students across the country and their families free admission to national parks, national forests, national wildlife refuges, and more. Our 4th grade students study American History as part of their Social Studies curriculum. What better way to bring this learning to life than by visiting our nation's natural wonders. Click Every Kid in a Park
for more information and to obtain your free pass, and tell us about your experiences. If you have questions or would like assistance, please, contact Mr. McDowell, Assistant Principal, at 718-822-5312, ext 3514, or at email@example.com.
BRONX BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ AND PS 72
As was previously announced (read below), the grade 5 Dancing Classrooms team had the opportunity to perform at the Bronx Centenarian event hosted by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. at the Villa Barone on May 7, 2015. Please, click the link below to read more about this special event.
Bronx Centenarian Event
PS 72 ON TWITTER
We are pleased to announce that PS 72 is now on Twitter!!!!! Please, log in to Twitter, search for "PS72X", and click "Follow" for the latest school news. Thank you for your continued support.
Arrival and Dismissal Announcement for the P.S. 72 Community
In an effort to ensure the safety of our staff, students, and parents/guardians, we are asking that all parents/guardians who drop off or pick up students adhere to all traffic regulations. We must make sure that everyone has a safe passage at all crosswalks and we must be mindful of our community. Please be aware that the NYPD will be ticketing vehicles. Thank you for your cooperation.