P.S. 23 is an excellent school with teachers who put forth great effort in educating their students. The faculty and staff are very involved and available to the parents for any questions or concerns. I have sent all three of my children to this school and they have received quality educations. The only "bad" fact is that it doesn't go to the eighth grade because the children don't want to leave.
A truly remarkable school. The teachers and administrators are highly professional and very dedicated. All questions are answered and parents are kept very well informed. The PTA is strong and a very positive influence on the P.S. 23 community. Both of my children have been given a solid foundation upon which they will build their future academic success. My son qualified for Staten Island Technical High School and starts there in the fall. My daughter begins at I.S. 24 in the fall with the same strong foundation, and I expect her to follow her brother to S.I. Tech. There is no doubt in my mind that P.S. 23 is one of the finest schools the N.Y.C.D.O.E. has to offer. J. Schermerhorn
Granddaughter loves going everyday. Adores her teacher and is happy and eager to learn.
My grandchildren are getting an excellent education. The parents are very involved with the school and seem to go out of their way to volunteer to help out at the school.
I know my children are safe and they have been thriving since their first day at P.S.23. It is like their home away from home, one big happy family. Friendly, caring teacher's and staff make it possible for children to feel comfortable, safe and happy to be there.
I have 2 children in PS23: 1st grade and Kindergartern. They both have learned so much and enjoy school. It is a safe, clean and caring environment for the children to learn. The teachers are excellent. In addition, the after school programs, fairs and school trips are educational and diverse. It is a public school with a private school feel. I am very happy with my decision to send my children to PS23 in Richmondtown.
I am pleased so far with the staff and my daughter seems to really enjoy going to school everyday!
My mom is a teacher here and I have been able to see up close and personal all the wonderful things the school has to offer and how each and every teacher has a love for what they do and care for each student.
I BEEN THERE FOR OVER 10YEARS AND WE RECOMMED THIS SCHOOL TO ANYONE LOVE THE PEOPLE THAT WORK THERE AND I AS A PARENTS ARE ALWAYS TRYING TO VOLUNTEER MY TIME TO THIS SCHOOL
PS 23 is a very family oriented school where each teacher and staff memeber truly cares about each student.
Three of my grandchildren attend P.S. 23 and one has graduated excellent education , teachers who care about the students.
They have wonderful teachers and and a great learning environment for the students.
It's a great school. It offers so many things for the children as well as the parents to get hands on.
PS 23 has a small school feel with a great faculty and wonderful students.
It's like a family. Parents involved in children's education and many opportunities for the students to give back to the community.
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