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 8:00 am to 2:20 pm

Breakfast will be served from 8:00 - 8:30 AM. Students who eat breakfast will meet with their class outside at the designated areas. It is imperative that parents please make the necessary arrangements to ensure that their child (ren) is on time and promptly picked up at the end of the day if they are not enrolled in afterschool.

 "We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact Lisa Flores,rParent Coordinator to request assistance at (212)-690-5807." 


School Leadership Teams (SLTs) are vehicles for developing school-based educational policies, and ensuring that resources are aligned to implement those policies. SLTs assist in the evaluation and assessment of a school's educational programs and their effects on student achievement.
The next SLT meeting will be held on Wednesday, March, 2018 at 2:30 pm.
 in the Library Room Number 483. The proposed agenda is as follows: 



The Healthy and Ready to Learn (HRL) Initiative a pilot program through the Children's Health Fund which aims to address health issues that negatively impact students' learning. We welcome their return to PS 36 for their third year. 

HRL will address health barriers to learning that affect students' behavior, cognition, ability to attend school, and/or ability to be attentive during school such as poorly controlled asthma, vision problems, anemia and more. Read More



Every month parent workshops are given at PS 36. They keep us connected as we work collaboratively to ensure the success of all students.  For More Information and dates for this month click here:


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Pastries with the Principal
September 28th
October 26th
November 30th
December 22nd
January 25th
February 22nd
March 29th
April 25th
May 25th
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 The first day of school for students is Wednesday, September 5, 2018.
Kindergarten students have an early dismissal at 11:30 AM.  
There will be no school from September 10-11, 2018 for Rosh Hashanah.

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Parent teacher Conferences  will be held on  Thursday, November 15, 2018.

If you did not have a chance to see your child's teacher on March 15th, please make an appointment.  There is parent engagement time available on Tuesday afternoons from 2:30 pm-3:10 pm.

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