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John J. Pershing I.S. 220
4812 9th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11220
"Building a foundation for success, one student at a time"
Loretta M. Witek, Principal
Telephone (718) 633-8200                                                                                                                                                        Fax (718) 871-7466

John J. Pershing's  instructional focus is to engage students in high quality discussions exemplified by responding to and extending each other’s thinking and crafting questions to help each other deepen and elaborate upon their thinking.  

6th Grade
Assistant Principal - Ms. Diaz
Guidance Counselor - Ms. Blasi
SIT - Ms. Galli

7th Grade
Assistant Principal - Dr. Melucci Ed.D
Guidance Counselor - Ms. Gonzalez
SIT - Ms. Parker

 8th Grade
Assistant Principal - Ms. Bolognino
Guidance Counselor - Ms. Delince
SIT - Ms. Baldassano

We are an awesome "A" school

School Closed - Thursday Nov. 27 & Friday Nov. 28

Total: 1587 items
1st Place - 8th Grade - 805 items
2nd Place - 7th Grade - 553 items
3rd Place - 6th Grade - 229 items

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"Lost & Found" is located in room 211

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John J. Pershing I.S. 220 is participating in Box Tops for Education. Please send your clipped boxtops to Ms. Jasinski in room 211. For more information on the program and to see our school's earnings this year visit Box Tops for Education website. List of participating products.       

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  • IS 220 December Calendar / Newsletter December Breakfast MenuDecember Lunch MenuDecember 1, Monday – HS applications are past dueDecember 1, Monday - Sunset Park Library/Affordable Housing Proposal Forum 6:30 pm Sunset Park Rec Center s 7 Avenue btw. 43 & 44 StreetsDecember 2, Tuesday - Broadway Jr. Info Meeting s  2:20 pm s AuditoriumDecember 3, Wednesday - Broadway Jr. Auditions s 2:20 - 3:50 pm s AuditoriumDecember 3, Wednesday – School Leadership Team Meeting s 2:30 pmDecember 3, Wednesday – Community Education Council Meeting s 7:00 pm PS264 s  371 89 Street BrooklynDecember 4, Thursday - Broadway Jr. Auditions s 2:20 - 3:50 pm s AuditoriumDecember 5, Friday – 8 Grade Animal ...
    Posted Nov 26, 2014, 7:12 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Broadway Jr. Auditions
    Posted Nov 25, 2014, 12:01 PM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • John J. Pershing I.S. 220 Canned Food Drive a HUGE SUCCESS! John J. Pershing I.S. 220 Canned Food Drive a HUGE SUCCESS!Thank you to all the students and their families for donating and helping to make our canned food drive a success. Together we were able to collect 1587 canned food items that will help many families in need during this holiday season. Congratulations to current 8th Grade for bringing the most food items 3 years in a row. This year they brought 805 cans, followed by 7th Grade - 553 and 6th Grade 229.Thank you again for all of your dedication and hard work. Special thanks to our teachers - Ms. Regalbuto and Ms. Awad for organizing the food drive.Photo GalleryAs of 11/24 ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2014, 7:08 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Student E-mail Accounts Dear Parents,This year every student in grades 6-8 will be actively using a Google Apps account for classwork.  These accounts are established and controlled by John J. Pershing. We will be using these accounts for a number of curriculum specific reasons including but not limited to:·  promoting digital literacy, including teaching students how to create and publish work with Google Docs.·  fostering collaboration among students and staff with writing across different mediums for broad audiences.·  preparing students for college and career, thereby supporting them for the world beyond our school.In the near future, your child will be given their user name and password on a label.  This label can be found on the inside of their ELA ...
    Posted Nov 21, 2014, 8:27 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Parent Association Meeting 11/20/14 Parent Association MeetingExpedited PA and SLT Elections“School Safety Plan” presented by Mrs. WitekThursday, November 20, 20144:00 pm – 4:30 pm The Parent Association will be supporting school’s efforts in a Canned Food Drive to benefit people in shelters through the Project Hospitality. We are asking if you could bring 1 non-perishable item to the meeting. This will be greatly appreciated. All donations will be added to our school’s fundraiser and sent to the Project Hospitality.                                                                               Thank youJohn J. Pershing's instructional focus is to engage students in high quality discussions exemplified by responding to and extending each other’s thinking and crafting questions to help each other deepen and elaborate upon ...
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 5:45 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Penny Harvest Nov 17 - 21 Penny Harvest    November 17 – November 21  Which grade will collect the most money?  **Winners will receive a MOVIE DAY!!
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 5:39 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES WILL BE HELD: Thursday, November 20, 2014  afternoon from 12:30pm to 2:30pm evening from 4:30pm to 7:30pm   Preparing for Parent-Teacher Conferences ·       Log-on to www.arisparentlink.org (Login information available from Parent Coordinator) ·       Log-on to www.pupilpath.com (Students have login information) ·        Suggested Questions for Families to Ask During Parent-Teacher Conferences   o What is my child expected to learn, know and do at this grade level? How will it be assessed? o What are the big projects my child will be doing in your class this year? Throughout the year, how will I know if my child is meeting grade level expectations? o What does my child do well and ...
    Posted Nov 10, 2014, 8:03 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Student Progress Reports Hello, This is an important message from I.S. 220. The individual student progress reports will be sent home with your child, on Monday, November 10th. Please review the report to better prepare for the upcoming Parent Teacher Conferences which will be held on November 20, 2014.Thank you   Buenos días, Este es un mensaje importante de la escuela 220.  Los informe del progreso individual del estudiante se le va a enviar a su casa el lunes, 10 de noviembre. Para mejor preparase para los conferencias de padres y maestros que se llevara a cabo el 20 de noviembre del 2014, por favor repase el informe del progreso.Gracias   家長好,這是220 初中的重要通知。 學生的進度報告將於星期一,1110號發放並隨學生帶回家。 請家長仔細閱讀您的孩子的進度報告以便更好的為2014 ...
    Posted Nov 7, 2014, 10:42 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • CANNED FOOD DRIVE November 3rd - 21st. Please support our school’s efforts in a Canned Food Drive to benefit people in shelters through "Project Hospitality"November 3rd- November 21stAll canned food can be dropped off in the following rooms:6th grade: 503: Ms. Awad7th grade: 206: Ms. Regalbuto8th grade: 206: Ms. Regalbuto
    Posted Nov 5, 2014, 11:40 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • IS 220 November 2014 Calendar and Newsletter November 2, Sunday – Daylight Savings Time Ends November 4, Tuesday – Election Day – Students NOT in Attendance                                                         Escuela cerrada  學校關閉 November 5, Wednesday - School Leadership Team Meeting s 2:30 pm November 10, Monday – D 20 CEC Meeting  s 7pm s www.CEC20.org November 11, Tuesday – Veterans Day Observed - School Closed Escuela cerrada                                                                                           學校關閉November 13, Thursday – Safety Meeting Pd. 1November 14, Friday – HS Applications due to Guidance CounselorNovember 19, Wednesday - Spelling Bee Pd. 1-4November 19, Wednesday - School Leadership Team Meeting s 2:30 pmNovember 19, Wednesday – Report Cards Distributed to StudentsNovember 20, Thursday – Half DayNovember 20, Thursday – PA Meeting, s 4 pm - 4:30 pm "School ...
    Posted Nov 5, 2014, 11:38 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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Community Events

  • FREE citizenship application assistance Dec. 13 2014 Good morning, I hope this email finds you well! I would like to share an upcoming event from our office that provides FREE citizenship application assistance. NYCitizenship in Schools offers ...
    Posted Nov 26, 2014, 10:55 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Sunset Park News By: Rachel Carmean Brown Harris Stevens Brooklyn, LLC Keep up with the happenings in Sunset Park.  View this email in your browser By: Rachel Carmean Brown Harris Stevens Brooklyn, LLC917.742.3087  December 2014, Vol. 1, Issue ...
    Posted Nov 26, 2014, 10:48 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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  • The Impact of Elder Abuse Workshop - December 11, 2014 Dear Faith and Community Partners,   The Healing Center is pleased to announce that our next workshop will be on The Impact of Elder Abuse. This pertinent workshop will be held ...
    Posted Nov 24, 2014, 5:40 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Immigrant-Owned Business: Resources Town Hall NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL MEMBERCARLOS MENCHACA | 38th District November 19th, 2014Dear Friends and Neighbors,Below you will find information on two programs that my office is co ...
    Posted Nov 20, 2014, 5:30 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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