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School-Wide Events

This Friday, October 6th, we will be celebrating our first Monthly College Friday and PBIS Kickoff event!
Career Day!
Save the Date for P.S. 249's Art Fair! 🎉
We're thrilled to be able to open the doors to families again for our annual celebration of P.S. 249's student artists!
Mark your calendars! Support our artists and enjoy... Displays! Activities! Refreshments! Inspiration!
Thursday, May 18th
5:30pm in the Gym
Our students celebrated their perfect attendance for the school year!
It is Reading Marathon time!!
Respect for All Week starts next Monday!
This Friday is dress for success for our 5th graders! We look forward to seeing you all in your business attire!
Thank you Mr. Kroener for taking some of our Kindergarten students to the Caton Park Nursing Home! Our students enjoyed their visit, and we think the members of the nursing home enjoyed their company also!
This upcoming week is Holiday Spirit Week! Send your children dressed according to the flyer below!
Happy Holidays!
Thank you Parent Volunteer Mr. Springer for supplying our Track Team with some nice new T-shirts!! Ms. Castillo and Mr. Springer are our Track club moderators, and think they team looks great!
Kindergarten recently launched their Superpower Reading Unit! Mr. Kroener helped introduce this unit with a great costume to represent the enthusiasm that our students will show when diving into their texts!
This coming Wednesday, we will be hosting our annual Hispanic Heritage assembly!
Wear Red, White, and Blue this coming Thursday, November 10th in honor of Veteran's Day!!!
November 2nd, 2022:
PS 249 Community,
We are currently hosting our annual Fall Book Fair! Do not forget to send your students to school with an extra few dollars to purchase some great new books!
November 2nd, 2022:
PS 249 Community,
On Friday, November 4th, we will celebrate College Friday! There will be an assembly for all 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students at 1:00pm. Do not forget to wear your college gear!!
College Friday
October 17th, 2022
PS 249 Community,
On Friday, October 21st, we are asking all staff, students and school community members to wear pink to support breast cancer awareness!
Breast Cancer Awareness
School Community,
Our Student Council is kicking off the Great Kindness Challenge-January 24-28th. This week is dedicated to creating a culture of kindnessLet's encourage our students to perform as many kind acts as possible. All students will receive a Kindness Connect 4! sheet. The goal is to reach at least 4 acts of kindness in a row (across, diagonal, up & down.) Do 4 acts of kindness and receive a treat at the end of the week🙂.  Complete the entire board and get a treat + shout out! An entire class that completes the entire board gets a Bee Proud card + shout out + surprise. 
Kindness Challenge
PS 249 Community,
This past Friday, October 1st, we held our annual PBIS Kickoff. We also celebrated our first College Friday of the year.
We had many students present to their peers, and all of the students were entertained by the Harlem Magic Masters!
Check out the photo's from this great event below!
Thank you Chancellor Porter, Executive Freeman, Superintendent Lindsay and all the elected officials who visited P.S. 249 on Wednesday, September 15th. It was an honor to host all of you. We hope enjoyed your time!
PBIS is a very important part of our school community.
Creating a positive environment for our students, staff, administration and support staff is an on-going process that we celebrate throughout the school year. 
Check out highlights from some of our annual school events below!
May 21st, 2021, P.S. 249K hosted our Cultural Diversity Day. Students and staff wore clothing representing their many cultures.
Check out the photo's below!
Our students are greeted with a test prep goodie bag, our school mascot, and some good music on the Friday before the state tests begin!
Our PBIS Model for the 2020 - 2021 School Year
Our Blended/Remote Learning Success Criteria
P.S. 249K celebrates the first International SEL Day!
Breast Cancer Awareness Week!
Halloween Bash 2020!
Monthly College Friday Celebration!