Daily Announcements

"Where Little People Do Big Things"

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

P.S. 249 has received a Well Developed. 

P.S.249 is an Eco-School. 

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 

Books of the Month for May: 

Habit of the Mind for May:
Finding humor.
Willing to laugh appropriately. 
Visit habitsofmind.org

Attention parents: Check the calendar to the right side to keep track of upcoming parent workshops and parent engagement every Tuesday.
We look forward to seeing you!

Tickets are on sale now for the Spring Concert!
You must purchase your tickets before May 28.
No tickets will be sold at the door. Tickets go very fast and space is limited. 

Summer Registration has started for CAMBA Kids Connection. 
Please return your enrollment forms by May 8. 
Camp will be from July 6 - August 21  8 am to 6 pm.

May 25- School is Closed for Memorial Day/Escuela Cerrada Hoy

May 26- May 29 - Book Fair 

May 28- Spring Concert at 6 pm. Buy your tickets early!
Box office will open soon!

May 29- Multicultural dance festival 

May 29- Trip for Grade 2 to Queens Zoo

*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 917-239-4647
Taisha Francisquini, Vice President
Frizine Allan, Treasurer
Dawn Torres, Recording Secretary 718-285-2756
We are looking for volunteers! Please consider volunteering at least 2 hours a year. Share your skills and talents and help your PTA be successful!
We are also collecting dues. The contribution is $20 per family/teacher by April 24, 2015. 
Thanks for supporting another enriching and exciting school year!

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

Thank you for visiting our site! :)

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

Upcoming Events

Tue, May 26 - Fri, May 29
Book Fair
Science Performance Grade 4 only
Wednesday, May 27
Aladdin trip 2 pm selected 3 rd grade students
Deadline for Grade 5 yearbook
Executive Meeting - PTA Board Only


Today, 5/27/2015
High: 80 Low: 66
Mostly cloudy
7% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/28/2015
High: 85 Low: 67
Slight chance thunderstorms
23% chance of precipitation.