The Barking News is BACK!
Extra, Extra, Read All About It!
The latest edition of the school newspaper is hot off the press. Please click here for the latest issue of the Barking News.
Please click the link below for any laptop, iPad or wifi issues.
If you have an iPad issue please Call AppleCare Support for the NYCDOE = 1-800-919-2775. When prompted, enter the PIN: 692363 (NYCDOE)
Congratulations to everyone who participated in the STEAM/Science Fair!
Thank you to GoNoodle for bringing FEARLESSLY GIRL to our 4th grade and their 8th grade mentors!
Beautifying the neighborhood with daffodils and tulips!
Our 6th grade Mathletes Competed in the Math League Competition!
Congratulations to all that participated, especially
Davin Li---4th place
Dawoud Choudhery---1st place
Congratulation to our Mathletes for competing in the annual Math League competition. Special congrats to our two individual winners in the 6th grade contest for placing 1st and 4th!! ➖➕♾✖️➗ pic.twitter.com/TNrfRA8c6e
PS 83 Dance Team
The PS 83 Dance Team was in action for the Bronx Columbus Day Parade
Our Wellness Committee held its annual Crock-Pot Cook off this week. Each grade was represented as the entire school was welcomed to come and taste the culinary delights that were slowly cooking throughout the day. NYC Wellness staffers were on hand to sample and vote for the best dish.
Congratulations to our 4th grade winners headed by Ms. Romano, Ms. Ayala, and Ms. Roman!! (pictured left with their Skinny Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps)
winner, winner chicken dinner!
Annual Health & Wellness Fair
The 4th Annual Health & Wellness Fair took place this past weekend. Although it started out a little wet and cold, it turned out to be a great event!
Also, thank you to Community Learning Schools for the forum, prizes and delicious/healthy lunch!!
Congratulations to PS 83's Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Members
Members of PS 83's Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Program defense team pose after their first round success.
Standing from left to right are Angelica Diaz, Ashally Delacruz, Ayaisha Alseadi, Amani Hayan, Judge Martino, Shanelle Dong, Gerta Gjonbalaj, and Valentina Conetta
Wellness & Nutrition Chopped Challenge
Our PS 83 Chopped Challenge is a culmination of how Wellness and Nutrition work throughout the year by our after school clubs facilitated by Ms. McGlynn, Ms. Loretta and the Sports and Arts in Schools Foundation. Each week, students learn about nutritious foods, tend to the garden and create tasty, healthy treats. The Chopped Challenge lets our junior chefs show off their culinary skills and compete against other awesome cooks from the clubs.
District 11 & PS 83 Celebrate Education Day
Lets Go Yankees!!!!
PS 83 and District 11 took over Yankee Stadium for the 2nd annual Education Day at the stadium. Over 2,000 students took part in this event. The Yankees won 5-3 in stunning fashion by defeating the Minnesota Twins in the last inning with a walk off home run!
100 Day of School !!!!
PS 83's 2nd Annual Door Decorating Contest
On February 14, PS 83 had its annual door decorating contest celebrations. Everyone did a fantastic job!! Thank You to all of our students and teachers. Each door was selected for the following categories- Visual Impact, Craftsmanship, Completeness, Creativity and the Educational relevance.
The winners are as follows:
a. ENL class "Celebration of the Chinese New Year
b. 4-319 "We mustache you 100 questions?"
c.. Mrs. Brown - "100 Artists"
d. 1-218 "100 Book Challenge"
!! PENNY WAR !!
Congratulations to Everyone who took part in our latest Penny War to help recent hurricane victims.
Together the school raised $2,331.37 which has been donated to UNICEF.
The grades that collected the most were 4th grade with $428.84 and our 6th grade with $297.50. Congratulation to you and to all that helped contribute to this global cause.
Ps 83 helps bring back Barnes & Noble
P.S. 83 visited Barnes & Noble during their last hours with a special holiday wish...
P.S. 83 held a holiday event at Barnes & Noble that featured the middle school choir, guest read alouds from administrators, student gift wrappers and a visit from Assemblyman Gjonaj. In addition, we delivered over 3,000 letters to Barnes & Noble asking them to keep their promise of relocating in the Bronx as soon as possible. The letters were written by students from P.S. 83 and other schools in District 11.