Twitter and PTA Facebook
*Follow us on Twitter for updated information at PS75@TheraErickson or just Google PS75 Twitter and the page appears.
*Follow the PTA on Facebook at PS 75x PTa Page
NYC DOE Schools CLOSED Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Remote learning for students begins on Monday, March 23rd. Also, log into iReady daily as previously planned and complete one reading and one math lesson. In additon, please complete one ELA and one math lesson from the packages sent home with you or mailed in the event of school closures. Read daily and have conversations with people around you. We will miss you but believe in your success and know you will continue the routines we have established all year.
Please visit the NYC DOE webite at www.schools.nyc.gov for additional information and learning resources.
Families can visit their nearest NYC DOE school to pick up grab-and-go breakfast staring at 7:30 AM and lunch starting at 11:30 AM. Children must be with their families to pick-up meals. Families can find their nearest school by visiting www.nycenet.edu/schoolsearch or calling 311.
FREE BrainPop Access for Schools Closed Due to the Coronavirus
ABC Mouse Early Learning, Adventure Academy, and Reading IQ
SCHOLASTIC is here for students and families during School Closures due to the Coronavirus. Please visit www.scholastic.com/learnathome for this home resource.
Internet Access during Coronavirus /and-or/ Google Classroom
*If students don't have access to the internet they can call 1(844)488-8398 during the school shutdown for free internet from Spectrum.
*Google Classroom works on PS4 and Xbox One with browsers for kids with no computers.
#KINDNESS in a World where you can be anything be kind!
Self-discipline is one of the keys to living to your full potential. If you can be disciplined with your daily actions you can achieve anything that you set your mind to.
MONDAY is Parent Engagement Time! Every Monday parents have access to teachers, materials and scheduled workshops from 4:35 PM to 5:15 PM.
Parent University offers...
1) Parent-Teacher Meetings
2) Parent Requested / Teacher Lead Workshops - See Ms. Erickson or our PTA if you are interested in topic or specific workshop TODAY!
3) Homework Helpers Support
Parent University celebrates parents and teachers supporting each other for a common cause...OUR KIDS!
Please stop in to our school from 2:40 to 3:20 every Tuesday and let us know what we can do to support you.
Stop by the school TODAY for your Parent University pamphlet for a guide of important school dates, school information, and much more!
A NOTE FROM THE PRINCIPAL
A NOTE FROM THE PRINCIPAL
Spring is a season of new beginnings. This is the time for students to really blossom and grow. It will be extremely important for your children to do the following things to insure that they are well prepared for NYS assessments and future opportunities in education.
- Get plenty of sleep every night.
- Exercise by walking or running daily.
- Drink lots of water and eat nutritiously.
- Read everyday for at least 20 minutes.
- Do homework daily.
- Take time, slow down when doing assignments.
- Ask lots of questions when you don’t understand.
- Check work over before turning it in.
- Remember to listen so you can learn and learn to listen.
- Have fun! Learning is an adventure.
I have full confidence that our children are going to make great gains this year. If you have any questions, concerns, or need materials to help you child at home, we welcome you to stop in and we will assist you. Also, click on the Student Practice Testing on the toolbar. Thank you!
Mrs. Marines Arrieta-Cruz
Urban Health Plan, Inc.
School Based Health Center Program - Your Child's Medical Care At School!
You do not need to change your child's doctor in order to recieve these services, however, you MUST complete a consent form / registration packet.
Urban Health at P.S. 75 in located in room 302 or call (718)860-6475, we look foward to serving you!
A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.
-William Arthur Ward
Healthy School Breakfast and Lunches! SCHOOL OPENS FOR BREAKFAST AT 7:30AM!
- Classes receive fresh fruit and vegetables daily
- Water and milk beverages are served daily
- Children enjoy a fresh salad bar daily
- Children benefit from exposure to healthy foods
Visit www.schoolfoodnyc.org for Daily Meal Menu
School Leadership Team
Marines Arrieta-Cruz, Principal; Patricia McQueen, UFT Chapter Leader; Starasia Patterson-Brown, PTA President; Thera Erickson, UFT Member/Chair;
Raquel Soto, UFT Member; Vanessa Veal, UFT Member/Co-chair; Lesi Bonaparte, Parent Member/Title I Representative; Christina Falco, Parent Member; Troy Hill, Parent Member;
Bianca Irizarry, Parent Member
Meeting Location & Time:
Room 206 / 4:35 PM
PS 75 PTA Box Tops for Education
Please send in your Box Tops to the PTA! We have a box outside the PTA Office in the Yellow Yard or you can send them in labeled PTA via your child's school bag. This is a great program that help raise money for the student learning! Thanks for your support!
Ms. Erickson and the PTA are here to create and encourage parent participation in our school, keep parents informed of important events, and provide resources for at home support. Please feel free to stop by and visit me in my office, Room 206. My direct phone number is (718)860-1630 X2060 or email me at TErickson2@schools.nyc.gov for information or visit the PTA Office.
Additional information: Twitter - PS75@TheraErickson
Facebook - PS 75x PTA Page
PS 75 Parent-Teacher Association
Building Bridges for Success! We are excited to meet you and work with you to make our children's school and community a better place. Stop into our office located on the ground floor in the Yellow Yard or call us directly (718)860-1630 X1021. Like us on Facebook at PS 75X PTA and get information on school events and happenings!
PTA President - Starasia Patterson-Brown
Treasurer: Candice Green
Recording Secretary: Bianca Irizarry
We come to school everyday to WORK, WORK, WORK and have some fun!
We come to school everyday to LEARN, LEARN, LEARN and have a little fun too!
We come to school everyday to READ, READ, READ and experience life through books!
We come to school everyday to make a DIFFERENCE!
FOLLOW US ON Twitter!
PS 75 @ Thera Erickson
Sheltering Arms After School Program
Director: Interim-acting Director Christina Riveria
Direct Phone: (718)860-1630 X 1080
Sheltering arm at PS 75 Makes A Difference! The program supports direct school instruction, uses technology and various resources to create an optimal academic and social learning experience. Get in touch with Sheltering Arms at PS 75 today to find out more.
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0
We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact Thera Erickson at TErickson2@schools.nyc.gov to request assistance. Thank you.
PS 75 is a RULER School - We are emotionally intelligent!
P.S. 75 School Hours
- Doors Open for BREAKFAST at 7:30am
- Instructional School Day Begins and Ends at 8:20am - 2:40pm
- Parent Engagement Monday Hours are 4:30pm - 5:15pm