2021 - 2022 SCHOOL CALENDAR
2021 - 2022 School Year
The 2021 - 2022 school year calendar is now available on our website and app. You can view the new calendar by clicking the link below.
MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
Mental health impacts not only our students but our families, schools, and communities. Mental health resources are available inside and outside of school.
P596X COVID RESPONSE PLAN
Keeping Our Students and Staff Safe
On Our COVID Response Page, you will find all of the critical information about how P596X is changing the way we operate to reduce the risk of COVID infection.
For Parents and Students
Do you need social/emotional help for your child? Do you need to talk to a school counselor? E-mail our school counselors using the link below.
COVID SOCIAL STORIES
Remote Learning Resources
Many parents have been asking for social stories and resources for use when school is closed due to COVID-19. We are happy to share some new COVID resources with our parents.
ON THE GO VISUAL RESOURCES
Visual Supports for Home and while in the Community
Please feel free to download these resources and use them at home and while you are "on the go" in the community.
As schools work towards accommodating students for in-person learning five-days-per-week, Learning Bridges programs will continue to serve families enrolled in blended learning.
CREATE YOUR NYC STUDENT ACCOUNT
Did you know that you can track your child’s education on any computer, phone, or tablet? Sign up for an NYC Schools Account Today! Please e-mail Dawn Harney, Parent Coordinator to get started with this process!
P596X VIRTUAL OPEN HOUSE
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 9AM
Join our administration and staff to learn about or school and academic programs. Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 9AM. A meeting link will be sent out via e-mail and on Remind.
TAKE A VIDEO TOUR
OF OUR SCHOOL
Take our video tour to learn more about our programs and school community.
Week of June 14, 2021
This week's photos feature graduation cap and gown picture day at our 178 site.
On Monday, June 14th, and Tuesday, June 15th our school held our Caps/Gown Graduation Picture Event. We had a fantastic turn out and all of us felt a sense of JOY seeing our families and students celebrating together. Our Parent Association provided gift buckets filled with goodies and bags of special graduation pencils and pins. Students and their families also enjoyed refreshments and music during the event.
Welcome to P.S. 596X! We are a New York City Public School serving students on the autism spectrum and other special needs from Pre-K through age 11.
Through this website, you will be able to step into our classrooms and hallways to get an idea of the wide variety of creative programs and practices in which students participate on a daily basis.
Our commitment is to provide the highest quality, state of the art instructional programs to our students, and to offer parents workshops and activities to equip themselves with the skills to best help their child. Through hands-on learning and fun-filled opportunities, our students make tremendous gains in social skills, language, and academics.