I took my daughter out of this school after the 2012-2013 school year and placed her in a private school. That was the best decision I could have made to help further her education. PS63 is not bad, but they can definitely use some work.
So far this is a very good public schools. The teachers my daughter has have been very caring!
this school could use some work and maybe start some small groups. i can't wait to get out of this school
I absolutely love p.s.63 my daughter struggle in her school work she has come so far in her,learning process i love the teachers at p.s.63 they are absolutely dedicated to their students they have a good open communication with the parents the only thing that i am disappointed about p.s.63 is the two very dedicated security guards are no longer there my daughter is very upset and unhappy because she has known these two wonderful ladies since she started kingergarten she always greet.these two ladies with a smile and a hug her heart is broken please bring her favorite security guards back
The teachers are incredibly caring and encourage students however the principal is a bully who needs to be replaced.
My children just attended kindergarten and I must say that their teachers were excellent. Very happy with their growth and communication skills. They absolutely loved their teachers and I can see that their teachers genuinely cared about all of their students. I hope this year the teachers are just as wonderful. Their teachers were Ms. Peyton and Ms. Levy...thank you both so very much.
ps 63 q. Excellent school. Graduated in the 90s. Everyone is friendly as well as the community.
I was very happy when my older children attended this school. However, there is a new principal and things don't seem the same. The teachers all seem very unhappy and this has to affect the students. I am afraid it is not the great place it used to be.
as a parent you always want what's best for your children. I had my daughter in private school for kindergaten, she was not doing good at all, so we decided to put her in p.s 63 for first grade and it was the best thing we did. She learn so fast with the help of her first grade teacher miss. Rottino. Miss Rottino helped my daughter in a way that only a confident teacher would help a child who need that extra time to learnd her shapes,colors even to read at her age level. Im so greatfull for what miss Rottino did with my dauther. Now i have my other two children attending p.s 63. Is the best school ever!
I was a student of this school back in the late 80"s until graduation. I must say, when you go back to your school and still see teachers that were there when you were knee high to a grass hopper, it makes you feel good. Take it from me, you will always remember your K-6 grade teachers. After all, those are the years where you first start to learn about life and what numbers and letters mean. I still remember methods of doing math that Mrs. Lombardo and Mrs. Feta taught me. To make a long story short, P.S. 63 is one of the best schools within the city of New York and I highly recommend it for you and your family. Get Involved! The area has changed thanks to our government, but that won't change the quality of education your child will receive.
My daughter's Kindergarten teacher is Wonderful, Mrs. Carroll and my daughter has learned so much since she's been in this school. Thanks again Mrs. Carroll.
I absolutely love this school. I couldnt have asked for a better elementary school for my son. He is learning things that I dont remember learning at his age. He has teachers (especially) this year that truly cares. I am so happy my son is going to PS 63 I will be very upset when he has to graduate in 5th Grade. The test grade results are so high for that school. On top of everything, he has been playing an instrument since 2nd grade.
My children go to this school its a great school because the teachers are very involve with the students... But there is one thing I do not like is the saftey once a parent picking up their children before school is over the office dose not ask for Identification to realese the child and thats a big concern anyone after they signing the paper & passing the security guard can wonder around in the school its not safe !!! Its something us parents should talk about with the P.T.A but other than that large concern its pretty good to have teachers that are caring and understanding =)
This school is great. Very very good academic programs, after school, parent involvement and lots of great opportunities for kids. Principal is very involved with kids and above average
ok first you are not a teacher.....if you were you should been have able to write a short understandable statement.If you are a teacher then I think that you have more things to worry about then parents working with their children.What grade do you teach ??? All the teachers that i have come in contact at p.s.63q have been wonderful,and find ways to work with all the kids so that it isn't just learning but also enjoyable at the same time.
As a teacher, I would love to work this inmy class that aprreciate what is being taught. It's not time for a social hour. The parents have been saying on thing and then not helping out their children at all. But then we get blamed at the teachers.
My son graduated from 63 in 2007 and now my daughter goes there. I love all the teachers!!!! Beginning with 1rst grade to the 5th grade. They have the most dedicated teachers. My son received such a wonderful education that has helped him so much in middle school. My hats off to all the Staff at 63.....
I have 2 children in this school 1 in 5th and 1 in 4th I myself attended this school and i have nothing but great things to say My children enjoy school they are top students and I am very thankful to the staff at PS 63 for providing a safe and caring environment.
I have encountered a school full of problems and incompetence. This is our last year and we are so happy. If success, confidence and a well run school is on your list. This is not it.
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