What's Going On This Month...


Spring Recess

Schools closed

Friday, April 19th & from April 19 - April 26

Return Back to School - Monday April 29th


P.S. 304's Annual Bag BINGO

Saturday, April 27th

@ Villa Maria Academy

Doors open at 5pm


Math NY State Exam

Wednesday, May 1st  & Thursday, May 2nd


P.S. 304's Annual Spelling Bee

Friday, May 10th @ 5:30pm



HomeWork a Family Affair

Parent Worksop

Tuesday, May 21st

9:00am - 10:00am

Room 128


Memorial Day

Monday May 27th  - Schools Closed


S.L.T. Meeting @ 3:15pm Room 128 

For more information about the School Leadership Team please contact Ms. Berruti @ JBerrut@schools.nyc.gov



2019 Survey Challenge

How many classes have 100% of their surveys done?

And the winners are:

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Dear Families:
We are pleased to share the NYC Department of Education's official 2019–20 NYC Public School Calendar. 
Next school year will begin on September 5, 2019, and end on June 26, 2020. Other key dates include:  
❄️ Winter Recess: December 24, 2019 – January 1, 2020
⛄️ Midwinter Recess: February 17–21, 2020
💐 Spring Recess: April 9–17, 2020
Stay up-to-date with the latest from the DOE by following us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.
On behalf of the DOE, we wish you a wonderful spring 
For translated versions of the 2019–20 NYC Public School Calendar in your language, click here. 📅


Estimada familia:
Tenemos el agrado de informarle que el calendario de las escuelas públicas de la Ciudad de Nueva York 2019-2020 ya está disponible.
El próximo año escolar comenzará el 5 de septiembre de 2019 y terminará el 26 de junio de 2020. Entre otras fechas importantes se cuentan las siguientes:  
❄️ Receso de invierno: del 24 de diciembre de 2019 al 1 de enero de 2020.
⛄️ Receso de mediados de invierno: del 17 al 21 de febrero de 2020.
💐 Receso de primavera: del 9 al 17 de abril de 2020.
Síganos en FacebookTwitter e Instagram para mantenerse al tanto de las últimas noticias del Departamento de Educación (DOE).
En nombre del DOE, le deseamos una excelente primavera. 🌸
Para ver la versión traducida del calendario de las escuelas públicas de la Ciudad de Nueva York 2019-2020 al español y otros idiomas, haga clic aquí. 📅


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District 8, CEC, UFT, NYC DoE and Community News

  • District 8 Office has moved to - PS 182- 601 Stickball Blvd. Bronx 10473

  • PARENTS AS PARTNERS WORKSHOP -May 24th at District 8 Office - PS 182 601 Stickball Blvd. Bronx 10473 /10:30am-12:30pm

  • C.E.C. - DISTRICT 8 COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL COUNCIL - May 14th, at 6pm Business/7:15pm General 

  • The Morning Bell Official Blog of NYC DOEhttps://morningbellnyc.com/

  • Info About School Cancellations due to weather or emergencies:

    Visit: schools.nyc.gov

    Twitter: twitter.com/nycschools

    Facebook: facebook.com/nycschools  

    or Call: 311

Want to Know More?

Visit: PTA's Pages


Farah Despeignes - President

Eduardo H. Hernandez, Ph.D. - Vice President & BPA

Gerald J. Cannon, 2nd Vice President & BPA

Aurora Ronda - Secretary

Sean Turner - Treasurer

Lourdes Jibodh, Raquel Smith & Fabian Wander  - Members

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