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NEWS & EVENTS

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P.S. 596X

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2023 - 2024 School Year Calendar

June 2023

The 2023 - 2024 school year calendar is now available in multiple languages.

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Minority & Women Owned Businesses in partnership with P596X

April 15, 2024

Parents: 

 

Do you own a small business that can help P596X? The NYC Public Schools and P596X are looking to partner with public school parents who own Minority & Women Owned Businesses to uplift families and communities and bring economic equity to qualified businesses. Please fill out this form in order for your business to partner with NYCPS/P596X.

 

https://tinyurl.com/MWOB596X

Student Joseph Garcia

P596x Student Wins
District 75 Spelling Bee!!

May 14, 2024

Hello, 596X School Community!

 

Please see the attached letter regarding the District 75 Spelling Bee.  

Thank you,

John Siracuse 

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No School - Memorial Day

Monday, May 27, 2024

School will not be in session on Monday, May 27, 2024 in observance of Memorial Day.

 

 

Students will return to school on Tuesday, May 28, 2024.

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Spring Fling - For 5th Graders & their Families ONLY

Saturday, June 1, 2024

1:00pm to 5:00pm

P.S. 596X @ 178

850 Baychester Avenue

1st Floor Cafeteria

Spring Fling Graduate Dance 2024

 

Music - Dancing - Snacks - Games - Refreshments. Free Event. Get Ready to Party!

RSVP to Dawn Harney by May 29th - DHarney@schools.nyc.gov.

Adults must show ID upon entering the building. Open to 5th graders and their families ONLY.

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Clerical Day - No School for Students

Friday, June 7, 2024

School will not be in session for students on Friday, June 7, 2024 for a Clerical Day. Staff will report.

 

Students will return to school on Monday, June 10, 2024.

Eid-Al-Adha

No School - 
Eid-Al-Adha

Monday, June 17, 2024

School will not be in session for students on Monday, June 17, 2024 in Observance of Eid-Al-Adha. Students will return to school on Tuesday, June 18, 2024. 

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Pre-K Graduation 2024

Friday, June 21, 2024

10:00am to 11:00am

P.S. 596X @ 178

850 Baychester Avenue

1st Floor Cafeteria

Pre-K Parents Only: You are cordially invited to P.S. 596X Pre-K Graduation and Awards Ceremony

 

Parents: Bring your identification and your camera!

 

Additional Details to follow.

Happy of 4th of July

No School - July 4th Holiday

Wednesday, July 3, 2024

The Chapter 683 summer program will not be in session on Thursday, July 4, 2024. Students will return to school on Friday, July 5, 2024.

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NYC Schools 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! E-mail our Parent Coordinator to get started!

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Spring Newsletter - AT and AAC Support at PS596X

March 25, 2024

Please see the attached Spring Newsletter for AT and AAC Support at PS596X

Middle School Open House

P.S. 176X Middle School 6th Grade Orientation

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

11:00am to 1:00pm

PS.176X @ 181

800 Baychester Avenue

Cafeteria

Facilitator: Principal A. Guerrero 

 

Learn about P176X and their academic programs, OPWDD, NYCSA Account sign-up, school tour, parent testimonials, meet the staff and more!

RSVP using the attached flyer. 

 

Light breakfast served.

Finding Nemo Kids

PS596X Presents Finding Nemo

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

and June 5, 2024

11:00am

Harry S. Truman High School

Maye A. Shaw Auditorium

750 Baychester Avenue

PS596X Presents Finding Nemo featuring our students from PS178, PS153, and PS498!

IMPORTANT
PARENTS & GUARDIANS - PLEASE BRING IDENTIFICATION!
LEAVE EXTRA TIME TO GO THROUGH SCANNING AT TRUMAN HIGH SCHOOL
DUE TO INCREASED SECURITY

Let's talk

Family Learning
League: Puberty Workshop

Tuesday, June 4, 2024

10:00am

and 6pm On Zoom

Learn strategies to talk with your children about body awareness, the emotional and physical changes of puberty and more! Hosted by School Psychologists Erica Wilson and Kanetha Brown-Sampson.

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P596X/P176X 
Fathers Club

Wednesday,  June 12, 2024

6:00pm to 8:00pm

P596X @ 178 - Room 160

850 Baychester Avenue

CALLING ALL FATHERS OF P.S. 176X AND P.S 596X

BROTHERS, UNCLES, GRANDFATHERS TOO!

 

Let’s continue a good thing!

Talking, networking, learning from each other…

Light refreshments.

 

Please bring identification.

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No School - Juneteenth

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

School will not be in session for students on Wednesday, June 19, 2024 in Observance of Juneteenth. Students will return to school on Thursday, June 20, 2024.

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Last Day of School

Wednesday, June 26, 2024

The last day of school for students will be Wednesday, June 26, 2024.

 

Have a great summer!

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Principal Parent Partnership

Thursdays 9am to 10am on Zoom

Join our weekly meetings!

Speak with the school Principal and our elected parent leaders on collaborative practices and working together on school events, initiatives plus much more.

Staff Shout Outs

P596X Staff Celebrations

April 2024

Hello, 596X School Community!

 

P596X has the best staff! Help me "shout them out". 

 

Parents and staff are welcome to nominate using the flyer below.

Thank you,

John Siracuse 

Life After P596X

Life After P596X
Part 2

Thursday, May 23, 2024

11:00am

On Zoom

Middle School - A successful Transition Part Two. Hosted by: Dawn Harney Parent Coordinator and Toni Rodriguez School Social Worker. Additional information in the flyer below.

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Saturday, June 1, 2024

10:00am to 11:00am and 

11:00am to 12:00pm

P.S. 596X @ 178

850 Baychester Avenue

1st Floor Cafeteria

At Super Soccer Stars, we are committed to keeping your kids engaged, active, and healthy in any environment. Our specially designed, age-specific curriculum helps develop skills, teamwork, and builds self-confidence in every child. Please register here as space is limited! Parents must stay for the 1 hour session!

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No School: Anniversary/
Professional Development Day

Thursday, June 6, 2024

School will not be in session for students on Thursday, June 6, 2024 for Anniversary & Professional Development Day. Staff will report.

 

Students will return to school on Monday, June 10, 2024.

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5th Grade Graduation 2024

Friday, June 14, 2024

10:00am to 11:00am

Harry S. Truman High School

Maye A. Shaw Auditorium

750 Baychester Avenue

You are cordially invited to P.S. 596X Elementary Graduation and Awards Ceremony. Parents must enter through the second floor entrance.

- We will be recognizing students graduating elementary school

- Students graduating may wear “dress” clothing (optional)

- No tickets necessary for admission – first come seating

- While it is a day to celebrate 596X graduates, all are welcome to attend

- Plan to arrive early as parking can be difficult

- All visitors will need to show identification upon entering the building and go through a security screening. The lines to get into the school can be extremely long - please arrive early to avoid missing the start of graduation.

School Leadership team

School Leadership Team Meeting

Thursday,  June 20, 2024

5:30pm to 7:30pm

P.S. 596X @ 178 - Room 160

The School Leadership Team plays a significant role in creating a structure for school-based decision making and shaping the path to a collaborative school culture. The School Leadership Team functions as the management team of the school, representing the educational community. It oversees the planning and restructuring process to ensure our children are provided with quality education through increased teacher and parent participation.

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First Day of Chapter 683 Summer Program for STUDENTS

Wednesday, July 3, 2024

First Day of Chapter 683 Summer Program for STUDENTS

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