WELCOME to John J. Pershing I.S. 220 Parent Portal

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. Bolognino
Guidance Counselor - Ms. Delince
SIT - Ms. Baldassano
7th Grade

Assistant Principal - Ms. Diaz 
Guidance Counselor - Ms. Blasi 
SIT - Ms. Broker
8th Grade

Assistant Principal - Dr. Melucci, Ed.D
Guidance Counselor - Ms. Gonzalez 
SIT - Ms. Parker

We are an awesome "A" school

8th Grade Dues!

Make sure to pay your 8th Grade Dues in room 213 to Ms. Reinhardt or Mr. Troisi.  
Please put your name and class on your envelope.

High School Applications are due DECEMBER 1st! 
Please give them directly to Ms. Gonzalez in room 300.

8th Grade Picnic!

8th Grade Picnic 2015

8th Graders Play Against Staff in Fierce Soccer Game!

8th Grade vs Staff Soccer Game 2015

Picture Day

8th grade December 14th
6th and 7th December 15th

Did you register for NYC Schools Account yet?

Have you seen your child's grades on PupilPath ?

need help creating PupilPath Account? Click here to see step by step directions

Read with your child at home!

See New York City Reads 365 website below:


"Lost & Found" is located in room 211

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  • High School Admissions Workshop 2015
    Posted Sep 2, 2015, 5:48 AM by Konstantin Manevich
  • School Supply List for 2015 2016 school year Dear Parents and Students,   I.S. 220 is recommending that you purchase the following materials and have them available at home for students to use during school year.     In addition to specific supplies for each subject area all students should have the following: 2 packs Pens with black or blue ink 2 packs #2 pencils Post-its Highlighters Pencil sharpener 3 packs of loose leaf paper The Language Arts Department 1 marble notebook 2 inch binder                                                                                                                                                                       2 pocket folders 300 index cards 300 post-its 1 box of pens for classroom   Math Department 1 ½ inch light weight binder Graph paper Ruler 1 box of pencils for classroom   Science Department 2 marble notebooks 1pk color pencils 2 pocket folders 1 roll ...
    Posted Jul 22, 2015, 6:18 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Welcome new 6th Grade
    Posted Jun 29, 2015, 6:24 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Class 720 Performs Scenes from the To Kill A Mockingbird Screenplay Class 720 Performs Scenes from the To Kill A Mockingbird Screenplay Class 720 did not want to just read the To Kill A Mockingbird screenplay by Harper Foote, they wanted to bring it to life and perform it! With the guidance of their ELA teacher, Ms. Cara Refano, they practiced for days and memorized the lines of their famous characters including, Atticus, Jem and Scout. They performed scenes that they believed were significant or memorable. Their first performance was for Ms. Greenberg in the library. They did an encore for Ms. Witek and Dr. Melucci the next week. All of the adults were shocked at the students’ ability to not only memorize the lines, but their ability to act out ...
    Posted Jun 25, 2015, 7:19 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Public School Press June 2015
    Posted Jun 25, 2015, 6:24 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Festival of the Arts Photo Gallery
    Posted Jun 10, 2015, 6:39 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Join us!
    Posted Jun 25, 2015, 7:22 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • NYC Schools Account Signing into Your NYC Schools AccountSign into your NYC Schools account from a computer, phone, or tablet by visiting http://schools.nyc.gov/myaccount. On the NYC Schools login page, enter your email address and temporary password. Follow the directions printed on your "NYC Schools Account Confirmation Receipt". Your NYC Schools account will walk you through the account set up.   ResourcesBelow you will find an overview of your NYC Schools account, including sign-on instructions and an FAQ. If you have any questions or need assistance, contact your child's school. School administrators can learn more about NYC Schools by visiting the Academic Policy and Systems intranet site.NYC Schools Account Parent FlyerNYC Schools Account Flyer (English ...
    Posted Jun 5, 2015, 10:40 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    Posted Jun 3, 2015, 11:16 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Congratulations to Mr. Hewitt and Pershing’s Chess Team Congratulations to Mr. Hewitt and Pershing’s Chess Team On Saturday, May 16th I.S. 220 chess team won First Place in the 2015 Chess in the Schools   Project Chess City Council Cup at PS 503. We placed first in the Junior High Open Division. All nine participants won at least one game. Kevin Jiang of class 603 and John Reyes of class 820 won trophies  and the following students were awarded medals: Christopher Marrero of class 619 , and Kevin Feng of class 603. http://chessintheschools.org/s/index.cfm?aid=1677
    Posted May 26, 2015, 10:08 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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  • Keep up with the happenings in Sunset Park By: Rachel Carmean Brown Harris Stevens Brooklyn, LLC917.742.3087 July 2015, Vol. 1, Issue 11I Remember New York, Sunset Park, Brooklyn: Two Neighborhood Walking Tours   Join historian ...
    Posted Jul 14, 2015, 6:27 AM by Konstantin Manevich
  • SENATOR GOLDEN ANNOUNCES SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE PARK         SENATOR GOLDEN ANNOUNCES SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE PARK    Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), inpartnership with the Southwest Brooklyn Parks Task Force, today hasannounced ...
    Posted Jun 29, 2015, 11:33 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Community Education Council District 20 - Annual Meeting
    Posted Jun 29, 2015, 10:03 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • NYC SUMMER STEM 2015 FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 7 & 10 Seats Still Available in Summer STEM ProgramView this email in your browserNYC SUMMER STEM 2015 FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 7 & 10NYC Summer STEM is a new citywide ...
    Posted Jun 26, 2015, 11:34 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
  • Free Summer Meals for Kids We are excited to share with you news about our annual Summer Meals program for all New York City children. The Summer Meals program is crucial to ensuring that New ...
    Posted Jun 22, 2015, 10:48 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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