at P.S. 116

Apply for Pre-K
January 25 to March 4




tryouts for the
East Side Escalades
travel/AAU basketball program

Tuesday, March 1st and Friday, March 4th

2nd & 3rd grade boys and girls    6:30pm-7:45pm

 4th & 5th grade boys and girls    7:45pm-9:00pm

P.S. 116 Gym


School Meals

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Guidelines for Cold Weather:
Outdoor Arrival and Outdoor Play

Weather permitting, students go outside for recess every day, so please ensure that children come to school dressed appropriately. During the winter months, assume morning arrival and recess will be outdoors, unless:
  • A dangerous ice condition exists
  • It is snowing
  • The wind chill factor (at the time of morning arrival or your child's recess) creates an effective temperature below zero degrees Fahrenheit (as per:

 If you live in the neighborhood and are interested in finding out
how to register your child at P.S. 116, please email all inquiries to:
Parent Coordinator
Vicky Ritter


Click above to sign up your child(ren) (up to age 5)
to receive a free book each month!

School Notes

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To sign up and receive text updates from the PTA:

Text @ps116 to (347) 472-1508
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It will reply back, requesting your name.

Type your name and press SEND

It's that easy!

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Upcoming Events

Friday, February 12
SLT Meeting
7:15 AM - 8:15 AM

P.S. 116 Running Club
7:20 AM - 8:15 AM
Get moving -- join the running club!

Mon, Feb 15 - Fri, Feb 19
Mid-winter Recess
Sunday, February 21
P.S. 116 Chess Tournament
Click here for more info!
Monday, February 22
Monday Basketball Clinic
This clinic is at capacity. To add your child to the wait list, please click here.


Today, 2/11/2016
High: 31 Low: 16
Snow showers
29% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 2/12/2016
High: 28 Low: 18
Mostly cloudy
5% chance of precipitation.