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 8:00 am to 2:20 pm

Breakfast will be served from 7:30 - 7:55 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.






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 onJanuary 25, 2017  at 2:30 pm in the Library Room Number 483. The proposed agenda is as follows: 


 January 25th 2017

2:30 p.m.



·        Welcome and Motion to open the meeting

·        Review of the minutes from last meeting 12/05/16 & 12/15/16

·        Review of Educational Impact Statement: Proposed Temporary Re-siting and Co-location of a Portion of 05M517 with PS 36

·        Title 1 Presentation

·        Review of School Budget 2016-17

·        Review CEP Goals

·        Questions and Next Steps

·        Next Meeting Date: February 15th 2:30 p.m.



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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In an effort to support our school PS 36 has aligned themselves with the following Community Partnerships:

Harlem Dowling

Healthy and Ready to Learn

92nd Street Y

Artistic Dreams International

Midori and Friends

The Reading Team

Carmel Hill

Morningside Center for Teaching Social Responsibility

Columbia Community Impact

Wellness in the Schools

Columbia Achievement Initiatives

Teachers College R.E.A.C.H.

Columbia School of Dental

Optical Academy

Read Ahead

For More Information on the above Partnerships, click on the following link:



December 14th:  8:00 a.m. Building Blocks to Success / Mr.Ryan Small   Rm. 326