We are a nationally recognized leader in public education that holds high academic standards for all students. Tours, 2014-2015: Tours will be given on Dec. 11, Feb. 5 and Mar. 5 from 9am-10:30. Adults only. No appointment necessary. We are unable to accommodate requests for private tours. Admissions, Zoning & Zone Map: Click on the link below.  


Click here for the October lunch menu and breakfast menu. 

Town Hall PTA Meeting, Tuesday, Oct, 21,  6:30 pm. You can ask questions of the administration,staff and executive board. Submit your questions ahead of time at pta.presidents@ps6nyc.org. Submit your question anonymously  http://www.suggestionox.com/response/cZ4hUY.

Join NYC Eco Schools, Nov 4, 9am to 3pm. Learn how schools can develop outdoor classrooms that attract and support local wildlife while meeting learning standards in ELA, math, science, social studies and art. 


School Picture Day, Oct 21 and 22.  See class schedule here.  

Attention Vendors! Thursday, Nov. 20, 6 to 9:30pm, is Ladies’ Night for 6 on Sale, a fundraising  shopping, spa and pampering event at PS 6. If you are a vendor of unique clothing, accessories, or spa treatments and products, please contact lauren@thinkwider.com.

Resources & Reminders

Learning Aids. For useful homework resources and study aids, including “Ask Dr. Math,” “Kid Space” and “NY Times Learning Network,” click here.

Prep for Prep is a program that offers academic and leadership opportunities to high-performing African-American, Latino, Native-American, Middle Eastern and Asian-American students of modest backgrounds with outstanding reading and math scores on state tests. 


Parents as Learning Partners. View the PALP schedule for 2014-2015 here. Read more...

School Closings, 2014-2015. 

Attention pet parents. We’re glad so many of you are coming to the schoolyard during non-school hours to enjoy our facilities. For safety and sanitary reasons, we ask that you respect the no-dogs rule at all times. This applies whether your dog is leashed, off leash or in a carrier, sling or stroller.

To reduce paper consumption, we use email as our primary means of communicating with you. 

Learn about the Common Core learning standards for students in grades K-12.


Questions? If you can't find the answer on this website, click here for info about who to contact with your question. For past issues of Connections, click here.

Upcoming Events

Tue, Oct 21 - Wed, Oct 22
Tuesday, October 21
Grade 3: Math Team Try-Outs
PTA Meeting, 6:30pm in the library
Thursday, October 23
Grade 4: Math Team Try-Outs
Saturday, October 25

Support PS6

Annual fund. Your contributions impact the quality of your children's education.  Donate online or by filling out the printable formRead more if you have questions about the Annual Fund and how it affects our children's experience at PS 6 .

Help the PS 6 PTA by volunteering your time and talent.  Read more...

Click, shop and earn!  Up to 10% of your purchases will be donated to PS 6 when you shop at Amazon through this link.

Link your Target REDcard and PS 6 will receive 1% of your purchases!  School ID is 77224.

New!  Labels for Education. Clip labels from household products (Dannon, Glad, Post, etc.) and send them in to support our school. More info here.

Shop online at  Box Tops for Education website. PS 6 gets a portion of what you spend.  Click here to learn more!