Daily Announcements

Latest News for Parents from the NYC Department of Education:  

Public School Press February 2015.pdf

February 13, 2015
Dear Parents and Guardians:
School will be closed from February 16, 2015 through February 20, 2015, for MidWinter Recess. School will re-open on February 23, 2015.

Estimados padres:
La escuela estará cerrada del 16/2/2015 al 20/2/2015, con motivo de las vacaciones de invierno. Las clases se reanudarán el 23/2/2015.
 12 lutego, 2015
Drodzy Rodzice i Opiekunowie:
Szkola bedzie zamknieta od 16 do 20 lutego, 2015 na przerwe zimowa. Szkola zostanie ponownie otwarta w dniu 23 lutego, 2015.


February 13, 2015
Super Saturday Notice 
Dear Parents,
There is no ELA/Math Super Saturday scheduled for this Saturday February 14 or February 21. The program will resume on February 28th, March 7th, 14th, 21th, 28th and April 18th. 
TIME:  9:00AM – 1:00PM (the door will open at 9:00 AM, not earlier) 
WHERE:   Eckford Street Schoolyard 
13 lutego, 2015
Drodzy Rodzice,
W nastepujace soboty: 14 i 21 lutego nie odbeda sie Super Soboty z ELA / Matematyki.
Program odbedzie sie 28 lutego, 7, 14, 21 i 28 marca i 18 kwietnia.
CZAS: 09:00 - 13:00 (drzwi beda otwarte o godzinie 9:00, nie wcześniej)
GDZIE: WEJŚCIE Eckford  Street





This week we will celebrate School Spirit Week.  This is an opportunity for children to participate in activities which are fun and promote School Spirit.  Please take a moment to see the schedule below and help prepare your children for the theme of each day.

  • Monday, February 9th - Twin Day- Students are invited to pair up and dress as twins.
  • Tuesday, February 10th- Career Day Dress Up- Help your child dress up in an outfit related to an occupation.
  • Wednesday, February 11- Silly Hat and Sock Day- Students can create their own silly hat.  For ideas you can go to www.ehow.com
  • Thursday, February 12- Oliver H. Perry Blue and White Day - Please dress up your child in school colors, blue and white.
  • Friday, February 13 - Friendship Day - Wear red/white or pink.                                                                                                       Everybody Loves to Read Day - Community members and representatives will read to classes.

CHESS DANCE-A-THON Fundraiser Grades 2-5, Now On:    


Lets have fun and dance!  

This is a Fundraising Event to support our PS 34 Chess Program.

Grades 2&3,  1pm to 2:45pm

Grade 4&5,  3:15pm to 5:00pm

*Please return pledge donations and completed form to your teacher.  We will also collect donations on Event Day.

***The class which collects the most pledges will get an ice cream party!

PS 34   SCHOOL TOURS  2014-2015






Super Saturday Academy

ELA/MATH Preparation for Grades 3rd, 4th and 5th.

Begins Saturday January 31, 2015.

Sign up forms are available for student in grades 3,4 and 5.(See forms below)  Please submit completed forms to your child's teacher to enroll in the program.   

Pizza Lunch will be offered for students who attend!

Program: ELA/Math Super Saturdays at PS 34

When: (8 Saturdays Scheduled) 1/31, 2/7, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/18

Time: 9AM-1PM (the door will open at 9:00AM)

Entrance at Eckford Street Schoolyard

Dismissal: 12:50PM

Super Saturday Academy, Polish form.pdf

Super Saturday Academy English form.pdf

January 26, 2015

Schools will be closed on Tuesday, January 27.

PRINCIPAL'S BULLETIN  January 26, 2015
Important Messages from the Principal.
Bulletin January 26,2015.pdf
Bulletin January 26, 2015 Polish.pdf

School is opened today Monday January 26. 
After School Programs are CANCELED today.
Please follow the news for up to date information.

Monday, January 19, 2015  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Schools Closed

Auditions for Aladdin KIDS!©

All grade 3 and grade 4 students are invited to audition for our Disney Musicals in Schools production of Aladdin KIDS!© on Thursday, January 22 from 2:45pm to 4:15pm.

Callbacks will be held on Friday January 23rd from 2:45pm to 4:15pm.  Parents will be notified the evening of January 22nd if their child is invited to the callbacks. 

Auditions for Aladdin Kids Polish

Auditions for Aladdin Kids Spanish

Auditions for Aladdin Kids English        

Free Nutrition Workshops for Parents at PS 34

Please click the Parent Coordinator Tab on the side for more information.

Happy New Year!
from PS 34

Character Counts Assembly

View pictures from PS 34's Character Counts Assembly here:
Character Counts Assembly 2014

Public School Press - December 2014

A Message from the NYC Department of Education:

PSP-December 2014.pdf

PS 34 Relay For Life Feet Card Donations

To make a donation to The American Cancer Society, Relay For Life Feet Card, just print and complete the attached form and return it to your child’s teacher. Your donation helps the American Cancer society continue to save lives from cancer by helping people stay well, helping people get well, by finding cures, and by fighting back. We will proudly display our feet cards within our school.

Feet Card English
Feet Card Spanish


Greenpoint Schools


On November 20 & 22, tell us which environmental projects you want for Greenpoint!

These projects will directly involve our students and schools:


Greenpoint EcoSchools: Creating a Legacy of Sustainability

Solar One’s Green Design Lab Environmental Education Program


When: Thursday, Nov. 20th: 12:00-2:30PM and 6:00-8:30PM

Where: Polish and Slavic Center, 177 Kent. St.


When: Saturday, Nov. 22nd: 10:00-3:00PM

Where: “Warsaw” Polish National Home, 261 Driggs Avenue


Greenpoint Residents ONLY (ZIP Code 11222)

ID and Utility bills serve as proof of age and residency

Your entire family (age 16+) is entitled to vote.


Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF)

GCEF Flyer (Polish)

Flea Market

This Election Day (Tuesday, November 4, 2014), join us at our Flea Market from 11 AM to 2:30 PM. The PTA will be selling tote bags and Owl T-Shirts. Chess club parents will be selling T-Shirts as well to support chess classes in school. If you wish to donate, please do so by November 3, 2014.

Update: You can now donate baked goods to be sold at the Flea Market to support PS 34's enrichment classes.

Click on flyer to enlarge.

Public School Press - October 2014

A Message from the NYC Department of Education:
PSP - October 2014 (English)
PSP - October 2014 (Spanish)

Pulaski Day Parade

You Are Invited!
PS 34 proudly announces our school's participation in the Pulaski Day Parade on October 5, 2014.
Please join us in this event to celebrate Polish heritage.
Come dressed in red and white or PS 34 t-shirts.
Meet us at 11:45 AM at 5 Ave & 40th St (across from the library)
Thank you for your support!

PS 34 dumą naszej szkoły do udziału w Paradzie Pułaskiego w dniu 5 października 2014
Dołącz do nas w tej imprezie z okazji polskiego dziedzictwa. 
Przyjść ubrani w czerwone i białe lub PS 34 t-shirtów. 
Spotkajmy się na 11:45 na 5 Ave i 40th St (naprzeciwko biblioteki) 
Dziękujemy za wsparcie!

PS 34 English for Adults

FREE ENGLISH CLASSES on the premises P.S. 34.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6-9PM by Certified Public School Teachers.
No documents needed. Continuous enrollment. We provide educational materials.
PS 34 English Classes

We wtorki, srody i czwartki od 18:00-21:00. Certyfikowani nauczyciele ze szkol publicznych.
Dokumenty niepotrzebne. Nabor caly rok. Darmowe materialy edukacyjne.
PS 34 English Classes (Polish)

Greenpoint Block Festival

Come Join Us! PS 34 will participate in the Block Festival on Saturday September 20, 2014. You can meet some of our staff and parents volunteers. We will have Mini Talent Show led by PS 34. All participating children will receive a prize. 
At 3 pm you can hear our District 14 Superintendent Ms. Alicja Winnicki reading to the children.
All are welcome!
Block Festival (English)
Block Festival (Polish)

PTA Meeting

On Thursday, September 18, the first PTA Meeting will be held at 6:15 p.m. All parents are welcome to attend. Please enter through the Eckford Street entrance.

Welcome Breakfast

We will have a welcome breakfast for Kindergarten parents on Monday, September 8 at 8:45. Please join us for coffee and cake. Use Eckford street entrance.

School Supplies

You can find your child's school supply list for the 2014-2015 school year at its new location here:
School Supply Lists 2014-2015
You can also find it by navigating to Resources and then Back to School.

After School Registration

The SSA will be having Afterschool Registration on Friday, September 5 at 2:35 p.m. Please lineup in the Eckford Street schoolyard. There are limited spaces available. It is first come, first serve.

Parent Handbook


Read this school year's Parent Handbook.

Parent Handbook 2014-2015 (English)
Parent Handbook 2014-2015 (Polish)

Schedule Change

This Fall, our school hours will be changing. The school day will begin at 8:15 a.m. and dismissal will be at 2:35 p.m. These hours will be in place from Monday to Friday. Students who take school buses will be picked up earlier to accommodate the new school schedule. We will have breakfast for the children available beginning at 7:30 a.m. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to call us at the school at (718) 389-5842.

Note: The school day for Pre-K will begin at 8:15AM and dismissal will be at 2:30PM.
PS 34 Oliver H. Perry, 131 Norman Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Phone: 718-389-5842  |  Fax: 718-389-0356
Locate School
Wednesday, March 4
Grades 3,4 & 5 After School Test Prep.
School Tour
8:45 AM
Thursday, March 5
Grades 3,4&5 After School Test Prep.
Friday, March 6
Parent Story Time
Saturday, March 7
Super Saturday Academy
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Today, 3/4/2015
High: 41 Low: 32
100% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 3/5/2015
High: 28 Low: 24
87% chance of precipitation.