Daily Announcements

"Where Little People Do Big Things"

Regular school hours: 8:20-2:40 pm Monday-Friday Telephone:
P.S.249 is an "A" school. NYC Progress Report 2012-2013 

April Books of the Month
K-1 How to Heal a Broken Wing
2-5 Joyful Noise- Poems for Two Voices- by Paul Fleischman

April Reminders:

April 14-April 22- Spring Recess/School is closed/Escuela cerrada

April 30, May 1 & 2
-New York State Mathematics- Grades 3, 4 and 5

*Check the calendar for upcoming trips and events. 

*PTA Meeting - April 9th

*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. 

May 16, 2014 - P.T.A First Annual "Jump Into Spring" Benefit- Advance Ticket Sales are available now. Join us and take a chance on winning a host of family prizes! We are also looking for volunteers! For more information, contact Ms. Torres, Ms. Francisquini or Ms. Mackey. 

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

PTA Staff members:
Dawn Torres, President
Taisha Francisquini, Vice President
Theresa Sanchez, Secretary
Frizine Allan, Tresurer

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

Mon, Apr 14 - Tue, Apr 22
Spring Recess/School is closed/Escuela cerrada. Return April 23
Sunday, April 20
Monday, April 21
CAMBA Kids Connection Field Trip Today
Tuesday, April 22
Earth Day
Wed, Apr 23 - Thu, Apr 24
Soccer with Mr. D
Wednesday, April 23
Apollo Theater Trip- selected students 4:30 pm
Cornell University Cooperative 8:45-10:15 am parent workshop
Executive PTA meeting


Today, 4/20/2014
High: 58 Low: 46
Mostly cloudy
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/21/2014
High: 63 Low: 42
0% chance of precipitation.