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Parent engagement

P.S. 596X

Parent Engagement


Recognize a P596X Teacher & Nominate them for a Big Apple Award

Big Apple Awards

2023 Big Apple Award Nominations are now open! Students, families, administrators, and community members can all nominate any
public school DOE teacher for the Big Apple Award. You are encouraged to nominate a

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P596X/District 75 Feeding Workshop

Tuesday, February 7, 2023


Zoom (Virtual)

P596X is proud to host a feeding workshop by the District 75 feeding team for families at 10am.

This will be a virtual event. Don’t miss out!

Link will be provided shortly. 


Families will learn about the complexities of feeding and how to explore new foods to children with Autism.

Feeding child
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Saturday Academy

Saturday, February 11, 2023 10am to 12pm

Saturday Academy features activities that are empowering, educational, interactive and fun.

A pizza lunch is provided..

Please e-mail to register.

Please indicate any allergies your child may have. Parents must bring identification and proof of vaccination.

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Parent Engagement

Friday, February 17, 2023 PS596X@ 178, 153 and 498

Please join us for our February parent engagement activity. The time will be announced by your child's teacher. Identification and proof of vaccination required. Additional details to follow.

Mother and Son
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PS596X Book Fair 2023

Monday, March 20, 2023


Friday, March 24, 2023


P596x @153 in the GYM

3rd floor

This event is an opportunity for students of all ages to build their home libraries and further their love of reading. As always, all purchases benefit our school. Visit the book fair in person (ID and proof of vaccine required) or 

if you can’t make it to the Fair, then shop at our school’s Online Book Fair. All orders ship directly to your home, and shipping is free for book orders over $25. Your online orders will also benefit our school.


Visit our Book Fair homepage to learn more and get started with eWallet and online shopping:

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Fathers Club


February 22, 2023

6pm to 8pm




Let’s continue a good thing!

Talking, networking, learning from each other…

P.S. 178 - 850 Baychester Avenue - Room 160

Father and Daughter
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February Black History Assembly

Wednesday, February 8, 2023


Harry S. Truman HS

Maye A. Shaw Auditorium

Please join us for an assembly to celebrate Black History Month. Additional details coming soon. Please bring ID and proof of vaccination. This is an in-person event only.

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School Leadership Team Meeting

Thursday, February 16, 2023 5:30pm to 7:30pm

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. Please e-mail for the Zoom link to join the meeting.

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Spring Parent Teacher Conferences

Thursday, March 16, 2023

12:50pm to 2:50pm


5:00pm to 7:30pm

Parent-Teacher conferences will be conducted remotely, however meetings with parents and caregivers may occur in person, on a day other than the scheduled parent-teacher conference date, at a mutually agreed date and time during the day. Your child’s teacher will provide you with additional information. Students will be dismissed at 11:30am, on Thursday, March 16, 2023. Please check with your child’s bus driver for a more accurate time. PLEASE SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT WITH YOUR CHILD'S TEACHER. FORMS WILL ALSO BE SENT HOME WITH YOUR CHILD. 

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