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Principals Letter April 23rd, 2021

Greetings, Happy Earth Week! Let’s continue to celebrate our Earth during the Spring Refresh.  Next Saturday, May 1st we are planting flowers, painting our school rainbow fence, and reflecting on the last year.  Wear your play clothes and come ready to get your hands...

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Principals Letter April 16th, 2021

Greetings, Thank you to everyone who came out for our Hero’s Summit.  We had close to 400 community members join us for this event.  We are nothing without our PS 20 Heroes.  Thank you for all that you do!!!  Next week is our Hero Week.  (Flyer attached)  4th and 5th...

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Principals Letter April 9th, 2021

Greetings, As we enter spring there are tons of upcoming events both remotely and in person to meet community members.  Join us as we welcome spring back for the Spring Refresher, sponsored by the PTA.  Next week is our annual Hero's Summit, where we honor members of...

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Volunteer at PS20!

Volunteer at PS20!

Spring is here! Time to volunteer! The PS20 PTA has a bunch of really cool events and iniatives cooking but we need help. Don't have the time? Most of our positions are less than a few hours per month. Have a passion for something? We have a bunch of committees doing...

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Principals Letter March 26th, 2021

Greetings, As we enter another break, take time to relax and enjoy the warmer weather.  Remind your child to continue reading throughout the break.  Read to a sibling, a parent, a pet, or a stuff animal.     There have been lots of changes announced recently around...

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Principals Letter March 19th, 2021

Greetings, Over the past year, there has been an increase in hate crimes towards members of our Asian community throughout our country and in New York City.  As our President said last week regarding this violence, “It’s wrong. It’s un-American. And it must stop.” As...

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Principals Letter March 12th, 2021

Greetings, Spring is right around the corner with warmer temperatures and longer days. With Spring time coming, it’s important to remember to get your body up and moving. It will help not only your body, but your mind as well. To help our students stay active at PS20,...

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Principals Letter March 5th, 2021

Greetings, We are approaching the 1 year mark of NYC  being locked down, which included our school building. Our community has experienced loss, hardship, and instability.   As a school, we intend to mark this anniversary by finding hope and inspiration in each...

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Principals Letter June 4th, 2021

Greetings, Happy Pride Month to all our families! This month we celebrate our LGBTQ+ families and students. We teach our students that you don’t have to be a part of a group to celebrate their accomplishments and genius. Harvey Milk said, “Hope will never be silent.”...

Principals Letter May 28th, 2021

Greetings, The past few weeks have been a rollercoaster of events. Thank you to Christine Drago & PTA for organizing these events, and all our parent and staff volunteers that made it so successful. It has been great to see so many of our families and students....

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