PS/IS 119 is a K-8 New York City Public School based in Glendale, NY. Our mission is to meet the varied needs of our students in all aspects of their academic career. This will include inquiry, learning, exploration and fun!
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Mrs. Robinson-Etkins invites you to a parent
Snack and Chat on Thursday, May 27th at 6pm,
followed by the PTA meeting
See flyer for more details and zoom link
Funded by Councilmember Holden:
Queens County Farm Museum is hosting a special free admission program for PS/IS 119 at the farm on Sunday, May 16th. Celebrate American Indian Culture!!
They have just released additional tickets for this Sunday's free admission program at Queens Farm from 12:00pm-1:30pm! If you are interested in attending on Sunday, May 16 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm, you can register via this link. Your ticket will allow access to the outdoor performance area during that time. You can explore the farm ground and marketplace before or after that time.
See Flyer for more details
Student Poets for DOE Chancellor's Conference
The theme for this year’s Chancellor’s Conference Day on June 3rd is Equity and Access in Education and the DOE is inviting 3-4 students to read their own poems on the subject!
The students can simply record themselves so they do not need to attend. Their poem, however, will be seen by hundreds of DOE staff and leadership! Please submit your recordings to if you wish to participate.
SAFETY TOWN HALL MEETING
Please see the presentation and recording of the Safety Meeting on May 11th. This meeting discussed
Covid guidelines, capacity and Internet Safety
Dear PS/IS 119 families:
Please see flyer for information
on a Town Hall being offered by
NY Hall of Science on 5/20 to discuss vaccines and students.
SCHOOL SPIRIT WEEK!
May 24-May 28
See flyer for information and what each day's theme is
PS/IS 119 Families!
See our new 119 Glendale Newsletter-May
for schoolwide information
To be able to appropriately plan for all celebrations, please RSVP to our kindergarten, 5th grade, and 8th grade ceremonies using the link in the attached flyer.
Make sure to respond whether you are attending remotely or in-person.
Please join our Safety Team Town Hall Meeting
to discuss student capacity in Grades K-5 as well as Internet Safety concerns.
Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 9:20 am
For information on Specialized High School results
Read this letter from our Guidance Counselors
Ms. Lyons and Ms. Koniak
Unplug and Explore STEAM Summer Institute
1 week camps for students in grades 1-9.
See flyer for more information
The Safe Club Presents:
Wellness Day #2
To All Grade 8 Families
Please complete the following survey so that we can gather your feedback about our Grade 8
Grade 8 Graduation Ceremony Survey
OPT IN MESSAGE from Mrs. Foster
Attention K-5 Families that Opted-In to Blended Learning:
If you submitted a request to transition your child to blended learning we will be contacting you in the upcoming weeks. At that time, we will discuss this transition and scheduling.
Please do not send your child to the school building on Monday, April 12th.
Attention 6-8th Grade Families that Opted-In to Blended Learning:
If you submitted a request to transition your child to blended learning we will be contacting you in the upcoming weeks if there is an open spot. Please do not send your child to the school building on Monday, April 12th.
Please use the following link to access the Student Participation Guide for Parents which outlines further information about the administration of the NYS Exams.
Contains important dates and information
***Parent's Association Registration and Election***
Please see REVISED letter regarding the PTA election meeting tomorrow which also includes an emergency vote for four School Leadership Team vacancies
FOR FAMILIES OF BLENDED STUDENTS:
All students returning for in-person learning must have parent consent for COVID-19 testing on file. If you have not done so already, please provide consent online through your child's mystudent.nyc account - instructions at this link ()
The NYCDOE and Office of Arts and Special Projects has a music program for kids.
Salute to Music-Free Saturday Music Program is open to students in Grades 4-8
Read this Flyer to find out about this program
There is also a Middle School Arts Boot Camp to be held virtually in
See this flyer for details
FAMILIES OF FULLY REMOTE STUDENTS: At this time, Fully Remote students will NOT return to the building. Parents CANNOT opt back in or request to switch to blended learning. They will continue to be fully remote.
If you have not already done so, please sign up for your child's NYCSA
(NYC student account). See our Parents page for more information and a helpful setup guide video.
Virtual Field Trips
See this document to learn more about virtual field trips for kids in grades 3-12
Bell Schedule/Entry/Dismissal Information
Please check the
Visitor Information page
for building requirements
Check the Academics Page for information on NYCstudents and
Google Classroom Accounts for your child!