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. 

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.

New Law! Starting Friday, Nov. 2, the speed limit on all NYC streets will be reduced to 25 mph unless otherwise posted Did you know that each year 4000 people are seriously injured and more than 250 are killed in traffic crashes in the city? Studies show that children under age 14 make up the bulk of injuries. For more info on the new law and safe-street practices, click on nyc.gov/visionzero.  

CASA-Guggenheim after school program. This program will start in January for fifth graders who are able to attend. Four groups of 18 students will rotate through the program on Wednesday afternoons from 2:35-5:30. See schedule. 


Resources & Reminders

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

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

Saturday, October 25
Tuesday, October 28
Grade 2: Math Team Try-Outs
Wednesday, October 29
Kindergarten potluck (adults only)
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, October 30
Grade 5: Math Team Try-Outs
Friday, October 31
Halloween Parade for K and 1 grades only
8:20 AM - 8:55 AM

PS 6 families of K and first grades please come and join us in the auditorium for the annual PS 6 Halloween Parade.

Students of all grades may wear a costume to school on Halloween. Please note, no masks or props.

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!