Annual Food Drive
In partnership with the 49th precinct, P.S. 83 is holding its annual food drive once again. Last year, P.S. 83 was able to donate over 3 TONS of food to our local food pantry. Although we collect during the holiday season, the amount we typically contribute lasts throughout the year.
Please help us reach our annual goal and help families in our neighborhood that need it most. Any canned or packaged goods will be accepted. We will be collecting from each classroom throughout the week starting today until December 18th.
P.S. 83 was visited by the Red Cross and Bronx News 12 yesterday in an effort to promote emergency evacuation preparedness. Our students were taught about the college students in New Orleans who used pillow cases to hold their most valuable items as they ran out of the dorm rooms during hurricane Katrina.
They provided our students with Disney pillow cases to fill with their own emergency items.
Columbus Day with P.S. 83!!!
Thank you to all the students, teachers and parents that came out to march with P.S. 83 at this year's Columbus Day parade.
Thank you to Councilman Vacca for funding our annual Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation Summer Program! This program featured Dance, Art, Sports, Study Skills and two days a week students learned tennis from the New York Junior Tennis & Learning program.
The P.S. 83 Sports & Arts Summer Program was visited by
New York Knicks icon, John Starks.
Thank you to Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, the team at Optimum and of course John Starks for making this possible.
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On May 16th PS/MS 83 held its annual Health Fair and Run and Dye Challenge. As the school focuses on healthy living we challenged students to run laps around our newly painted track while parents visited the Health Fair.
P.S. 83 is proud to announce its partnership with The Fresh Air Fund. This program provides free sleep away camp for students ages 8-12. For more information please click here.
Please join the PS 83 Walking Bulldogs in their quest to raise funds in support of Autism. The Walking Bulldogs will participate in the annual Walk Now for Autism Speaks event held at Cortland Park in the Bronx. To walk with us or donate please click here.
P.S. 83 has partnered with the YMCA to offer free swim classes to our students!
P.S. 83 visited the Veteran's Hospital for the annual Valentine's for Veterans event. Our Community Service group handed out goody bags to all the veterans while our chorus performed several songs.
Pictured here are some of our students at the event with Miss USA and Miss Teen USA.
to view the new cell phone/mobile device policy that has been adopted by PS 83.
Thank you for all your donations!!
The 49th Precinct Community Affairs Department would like to send their thanks to the P.S. 83 family who donated over 4 van loads of goods to the local food shelter. Click here to see the Bronx Times article that reported the story.
P.S. 83 would like to give a big shout out to author John Scieszka for meeting with our 3-5th graders and sharing his creative practices
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Check out the new PS 83 Newsletter here.
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