Photos of the Week
2021 - 2022
The photos of the week below have previously been featured on our website and Instagram throughout the school year and have been placed here for your convenience.
Week of August 30, 2021
This week's photo features the P.S. 596X administrative team who returned to school this week. We are excited to welcome our students and staff back to school in-person on September 13th for a fun and engaging new school year!
Week of September 13, 2021
This week's photos feature our back to school decorations at our 178 site! We were very excited to welcome back our students and staff to in-person learning on Monday, September 13th. We are looking forward to a great year together in the classroom!
Week of October 4, 2020
This week's photo features our breakfast with the principal at our 178 site! On Tuesday, September 28, 2021, parents had the opportunity to meet the admin team and to learn about the school's instructional focus, DOE Priorities and 596X Comprehensive Educational Plan Goals. The parents also learned about the assessments we use and the curricula used at P596X.
Week of October 11, 2021
This week's photo features Izzy our school comfort dog returning to school after being remote since the beginning of the pandemic. Izzy is a four year old female beagle. She is our school comfort dog and comes to visit our students throughout the school year to engage in lessons in the classroom using the Mutt-I-Grees Curriculum.
Week of October 18, 2021
This week's photos feature class X12 at our 178 site! To celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, one of the families of class X12 sent in items used in their countries for the students to explore, including a pilon and a tostonera. Student Evan helped his mother make templeque (a coconut pudding) for the students to enjoy and mom celebrated with the class virtually!
Week of October 25, 2021
This week's photos feature class X15 at our 178 site! To celebrate Halloween, the students in the class decorated their own pumpkin and added Jack-o-lantern faces.
On Thursday, October 28th the students will participate in the Halloween parade and will celebrate with their teacher, paraprofessionals and classmates!
Week of November 1, 2021
This week's photo features class X17 at our 178 site! To celebrate Halloween, the students in the class dressed up in their best Halloween costume. On Thursday, October 28th the students participated in the Halloween parade and celebrated with their teacher, paraprofessionals and classmates!
Week of November 8, 2021
This week's photos feature class X17 at our 178 site! On Friday, October 22nd the students participated in the Hispanic Heritage Celebration/Assembly. Students & staff listened to native music, learned about Hispanic history & created an art project. The students had a great time participating in this school-wide event!
Week of November 15, 2021
This week's photos feature class V23 at our 153 site! The students recently participated in a virtual program through our partnership with the New York Botanical Garden. NYBG sent plants for V23 to dissect as they learned about plant parts. They also sent materials for the students to plant a bean plant. The students enjoyed participating in this hands-on activity!
Week of November 22, 2021
This week's photos feature the P176X/P596X Father's Club! In partnership with P176X, our father's club meets every third Wednesday of the month at our 178 site. The purpose of the father's club is to network and learn from one another. The father's club is lead by P596X teacher/father Kevin Feeney and P176X Psychologist David Leslie-Skaller. Fathers, Brothers, Uncles and Grandfathers are all welcome at this great monthly event.
Week of November 29, 2021
This week's photo features Sharaf from class X15 at our 178 site! Sharaf celebrated Thanksgiving with his friends in Class X15 by sharing in the Class Feast, making Thanksgiving crafts, and reading the book "One Little, Two Little, Three Little Pilgrims" by B.G. Hennessy about Pilgrim and Wampanoag children. Sharaf and his classmates enjoyed taking part in this fun Thanksgiving activity!