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Children's Mission Statement: We will learn to be good students, good friends, and good people.



Now that school is almost over and we are all starting your end-of-year supplies clean up, please help GIVING FOR LIVING, a local non-for-profit which maintains several mobile libraries in central and south America. they are starting a school supplies drive to help underprivileged students who will be happy to have your USED crayons, pens, pencils, paper, notebooks, erasers, backpacks, etc. including books, especially in Spanish or level K-2.
Collection will be MONDAY 6/27 and TUESDAY 6/28 outside PS185 and in the schoolyard.

After that, all donations can be dropped off at BRIGHT IDEAS -249 86th street.

ONE MAN’S GARBAGE IS ANOTHER MAN TREASURE, somebody will be really happy to have what you no longer need!!


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Elections for all PTA offices and an open position on the School Leadership Team will be held at the May PTA meeting next Wednesday, May 18 at 7:00pm.

All PTA officer positions are available for any parents interested in running.

If you would like to run for a leadership position, please fill out and return the nomination form by Monday, May 16.

Current PTA officers are:
President Co-Presidents: Jennifer Kruger and Adele Doyle
Vice President: Chiara Scandone and Jackie Tepedino
Treasurer: Kim Mulvey
Recording Secretary: Laura Vidal-Leib


2016 Election Memo and Nomination Form

AG00142_Plants will be on sale for the children to purchase. Parents are welcome to come shop too! It’s the perfect opportunity to beautify your garden and help our school at the same time!

Meeting will begin at 2:45 and will be held in the school Library on the 4th floor.

Conferences will be held from 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Please remember to fill out the meeting request form and send it back with your child.

Executive board positions will be held so attendence is important.  Meeting begins at 7:00 pm.

chorusAssembly will begin at 9:00am and will be held in the auditorium.

Field day will be held on May 27th.  Please remember to sign the permission slips that go home with the children so they can join in the fun!