Daily Announcements

"Where Little People Do Big Things"

18 Marlborough Road Brooklyn, New York 11226 Telephone 718-282-8828

School hours:

PreK 8:20-10:50 am and 12:05-2:30 pm

K-2 8:20-2:40 Monday - Friday

Grades 3 - 5 Monday, Tuesday, Friday - 8:20-2:40 pm
Wednesday and Thursday 8:20-5:15 pm

P.S.249 is an "A" school. NYC Progress Report 2013-2014 

Book of the Month for November - What Do You Do With An Idea? by Yobi Yamada
Habit of the Mind for November- Knowing Your Knowing. This means that students should exhibit an awareness of one's own thoughts, actions, feelings and their effects on others. We can help students develop this habit by encouraging them to think before leaping. 

*November 19- Picture day for Pre Kindergarten and Kindergarten only.

*November 26- Hispanic Heritage Assembly

*November 27 & 28-  Happy Thanksgiving!! School is Closed/Escuela Cerrada

*Help the PTA raise funds for our school by registering your bonus card. 
Stop and Shop website: http://www.stopandshop.com/aplus
Enter your stop and shop 13 digit bonuscard. 
P.S. 249 ID # 09455.  Also, don’t forget to encourage your friends and relatives to do the same.  It could mean the world to our kids. 

Parent Coordinator: Ms. Mackey 1-347-563-4752

PTA Staff members:
Theresa Sanchez, President
Taisha Francisquini, Vice President
Frizine Allan, Treasurer

If you have any comments or questions you can contact Ms. Derenzo, site administrator at

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New York City Department of Education Website:
If you need further information about our school.

Upcoming Events

Monday, November 24
2-208 Trip
5 Grade debate and Spelling Bee
Tuesday, November 25
Arts- Parent Workshop - Mr. Weider - Thanksgiving Theme
Executive Meeting - PTA Board Only
Grade 2 Parent Workshop - Math Literacy
International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women
Parent Face to Face for Kindergarten, Grade 4 & 5
Parent Face to Face with Clusters Room 219
Parent workshop - Grade 1 - Math Workshop room 228
Parent Workshop- Grade 3 -Homework/School Connection room 319


Today, 11/23/2014
High: 53 Low: 51
Mostly cloudy
8% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 11/24/2014
High: 68 Low: 49
Rain likely
56% chance of precipitation.