Important Information and Contacts

Steffen Nelson, our Parent Coordinator is happy to help you with any and all questions and can be reached at (718) 832-4362 and snelson20@schools.nyc.gov.

Administration

Academic Progress

You can track your child’s progress on PupilPath at www.pupilpath.org. Login information will be provided when school begins. Students receive progress reports 6 times a year including official grades in January and June.

 

Attendance

You will receive an automated phone call to your primary phone number every day your child is absent from first period. You will receive a follow-up call in the evening if your child arrives after first period. For excused absences, please send a written note or email to Geri Pinto gpinto2@schools.nyc.gov. Mrs. Pinto and the main office can be reached by phone at (718) 832-4305.

Guidance Counselors

We have 3 guidance counselors available to students and families.

Medication

Any medication that students take during the school day require completion of a Medication Administration Form which are available from the main office.

 

PTA and PSC Pulse

You can access the school calendar and sign up for our newsletter the PSC Pulse by visiting our website at www.parkslopecollegiate.org. To contact the PTA directly email at parkslopecollegiatepta@gmail.com.

 

Special Education

Approximately 20% of our students have IEPs and many of our classes have two teachers. Counseling is provided by PSC counselors and other related services are provided by our building’s School Based Support Team. Marti Tiffany, our special education coordinator, can be reached at mtiffan@schools.nyc.gov or at (718) 832-4314.

 

Transportation

All students who live beyond a certain distance will receive a MetroCard on the first day of school. Students must report lost MetroCards to Mrs. Pinto in the main office. Replacement takes at least one day depending on availability. 

DOE Calendar Dates

School Calendar 2019–2020
*These parent teacher conference dates are citywide. However, schools may decide to hold conferences on alternative dates, with approval.
Please check with your school for details. For testing dates and other events, visit schools.nyc.gov/calendar.


SEPT 5 : FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ALL STUDENTS (Partial school day for pre-kindergarten public school
students)
SEPT 12 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Elementary Schools and K–8 Schools (Evening)*
SEPT 19 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Middle Schools (Evening)*
SEPT 26 : Parent Teacher Conferences for High Schools, K–12, and 6–12 Schools (Evening)*
SEPT 30–OCT 1 : Rosh Hashanah (Schools closed)
OCT 9 : Yom Kippur (Schools closed)
OCT 14 : Columbus Day (Schools closed)
NOV 5 : Election Day/Chancellor’s Conference Day for Staff Development (Students do not attend
school)
NOV 6–7 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Middle Schools and District 75 Programs (Evening and
Afternoon)*
NOV 11 : Veterans Day Observed (Schools closed)
NOV 13–14 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Elementary Schools and K–8 Schools (Evening and Afternoon)*
NOV 21–22 : Parent Teacher Conferences for High Schools, K–12, and 6–12 Schools (Evening and
Afternoon)*
NOV 28–29 : Thanksgiving Recess (Schools closed)
DEC 24–JAN 1: Winter Recess (Schools closed)
JAN 20 : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Schools closed)
JAN 27 : January Clerical Day for Upper Grades Only (High school/6–12 school students do not attend, unless
enrolled in a District 75 program)
JAN 28 : Spring Term Begins (For students in semester-model schools)
FEB 17–21 : Midwinter Recess (Schools closed)
MAR 4–5 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Elementary Schools and K–8 Schools (Evening and Afternoon)*
MAR 12–13 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Middle Schools and District 75 Programs (Evening and
Afternoon)*
MAR 19–20 : Parent Teacher Conferences for High Schools, K–12, and 6–12 Schools (Evening and Afternoon)*
APR 9–17 : Spring Recess (Schools closed)
MAY 7 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Elementary Schools and K–8 Schools (Evening)*
MAY 14 : Parent Teacher Conferences for Middle Schools (Evening)*
MAY 21 : Parent Teacher Conferences for High Schools, K–12, and 6–12 Schools (Evening)*
MAY 25 : Memorial Day (Schools closed)
JUN 4 : Anniversary Day/Chancellor’s Conference Day for Staff Development
(Students do not attend school)
JUN 9 : June Clerical Day for Lower Grades Only (Elementary school/middle school/District 75 students do not
attend)
JUN 26 : LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ALL STUDENTS (Early dismissal)