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    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 - Dr. Melucci
    Guidance Counselor - Ms. Gonzalez
    SIT - Mr. Dieppa
     7th Grade
    Assistant Principal - Ms. Bolognino
    Guidance Counselor - Ms. Nappo
    SIT - Ms. Baldassano
     8th Grade
    Assistant Principal - Ms. Diaz
    Guidance Counselor - Ms. Blasi
    SIT - Ms. Galli

    We are an awesome "A" school

    2014/2015 School Year 

    School starts: Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 8:00 am 

             School hours are: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 2:20 pm                                   

    6th Grade students report directly to the auditorium using 48th Street entrance and sit in a row assigned for their official class.

    7th and 8th Grade students line up in the schoolyard 

    Summer Homework for 6, 7 & 8 Grade students

    New Student Registration Information

    Translations (click on the link):       Chinese       Spanish              


    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.       I.S. 22Top Box Top$ collectors 2013 2014 school year:
    Alex Cclass 81B - 507 box-tops,              ChangRong J. class 713 - 477 box-tops
    Julio C. class 623 - 210 box -tops,            Irene K. class 721 - 175 box-tops
    Ms. Parker - 126 box-tops,                        Mr. Enriquez -71 box-tops

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    • Summer Homework 2014 Importance of reading videoIncoming 6 Grade Summer HomeworkSchool Supply List 2014Medical Consent Form for Lutheran School Based Clinic at IS 2207 Grade Summer Homework8 Grade Summer HomeworkSummer Homework for ELL Students in 6, 7 & 8 Grade
      Posted Jul 15, 2014, 6:50 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • The Four Pillars Mission Statement  The latest news from the NYC Department of Education The Four Pillars Mission Statement: The New York City Department of Education is committed to working collaboratively with parents, educators, school communities, and external stakeholders to improve student achievement and ensure that every child graduates from high school prepared for college, a career, and a future as a productive, thinking citizen. A Vision for all New York City Public Schools 1 Improve Student Achievement by Aligning all Instruction to the Common Core StandardsIncrease opportunities for universal, high-quality, full-day pre-kindergarten, the foundation for a student’s success in high school and beyond.Offer targeted professional development forums for principals and teachers that deal specifically with Common Core instruction ...
      Posted Jun 25, 2014, 3:54 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • New 6th Grade Orientation Meeting 6/27/2014 John J. Pershing IS 220 Invites all Parents & Students for 6th Grade Orientation Meeting Friday, June 27, 2014 10:00AM School Auditorium  John J. Pershing I.S.220 Invita a los Padres y Estudiantes para Orientación de Sexto Grado Viernes, 27 de Junio del 2014 10:00 AM Auditorio de la Escuela公立220初中 誠請 所有新生及家長們 參加六年級新生講座 2014年六月二十七日, 星期五 10:00上午 學校禮堂 John J. Pershing I.S.220 Zaprasza Rodziców I Uczniów na Spotkanie Orientacyjne 6-tych Klas Piątek, 27 Czerwca, 2014r. 10:00 rano Audytorium Szkolne
      Posted Jun 19, 2014, 2:04 PM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • Summer Reading Assignment for Incoming 6th Graders Summer Reading Assignment for Incoming 6th Graders All incoming 6th grade students are required complete the following assignment and reading log over the summer. The assignment and reading log will be collected during the first full week of school (September 8, 2014) and will be counted in the first marking period average. Students should be reading daily for at least 30-35 minutes. This will help them build their independent reading stamina. Below is a list of books that are recommended for incoming 6th graders. Students may read any of these books to complete the assignment and the reading log. Students may not read a book that they have already read. Student may ONLY choose from the books on the ...
      Posted Jun 13, 2014, 11:56 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • Parent Workshops Parent Workshops “New Promotion Policy” Presented by Ms. Witek, Principal  "Internet Safety" Presented by CITE in English & Spanish by Matt Zagami Cantonese & Mandarin by Meander ChengWednesday, June 4, 2014   6 p.m. Los Talleres para los Padres: Nuevas reglas de promoción de próximo grado Presentado por la Directora Witek "Seguridad en el Internet” Presentado por CITE  Sr. Matt Zagami en Ingles y Español  Miércoles, 4 de Junio    6 p.m.   家長講座 新升級和升學方針 - 講座將由本校校長主持 專題講座 - 互联网安全 Meander Cheng女士 講座將會以粵語和國語演講 星期三6月4日 下午 6:00
      Posted May 29, 2014, 7:19 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • JUNE 2014 CALENDAR June Breakfast Menu June Lunch Menu   Monday, June 2 - 8th Grade New York State Science Written Exam Tuesday, June 3 – Clerical ½ Day - Early Dismissal Tuesday, June 3 – Common Core Algebra Regents – selected students Tuesday, June 3 - Senior Prom s Rex Manor s 5-9 pm Wednesday, June 4 – ARISTA Induction Ceremony s 9 am Wednesday, June 4 – School Leadership Team Meeting s 3:15 pm Wednesday, June 4 – Parent Workshop “Internet Safety” by CITE Thursday, June 5 –– Chancellor’s Conference Day s No School for students Monday, June 9 – Clerical ½ Day - Early Dismissal Monday, June 9 - Senior Award Ceremony  s 9:00 am s Auditorium Wednesday, June 11 – Festival of the Arts Wednesday, June 11 – D20 ...
      Posted May 29, 2014, 7:17 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • Congratulations Mr. Hewitt & I.S. 220 Chess Team Last Saturday, May 17th our chess team once again distinguished themselves in the 2014 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. Jose M. of class 720 won a trophy and the following students were awarded medals: John R. of class 720, Naselin M. of class 622, Carlos B. of class 61A, Davlat S. of class 713 and Owen O. of class 615. 
      Posted May 20, 2014, 6:48 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • Parent Association Elections & Attendance Awards Ceremony 5 22 14 Parent Association Meeting Date:      Thursday, May 22, 2014 Time:      6:00 PM Place:     Auditorium Topics:    Elections of the PA & SLT Members            Attendance Awards Ceremony Refreshments Reunión de Asociación De Padres   Fecha:      Jueves, 22 de Mayo del 2014 Hora:       6:00 PM Sito:       Auditorio   Tema:       Elecciones de los nuevos miembros de Asociación de Padres y SLT             La Ceremonia de Premios de Asistencia                   Refrescos                      家長委员会 會議 議程表  日期 : 2014年5 22日星期四 時間 : 下午 6:00 地點 : 大禮堂 主題 : 選舉新家長委員會理事會成員             學生完美出席率慶祝會
      Posted May 15, 2014, 8:10 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • Parent Association 2014 Elections Nomination Letter Dear Parents of John J. Pershing I.S. 220   Spring is here and it is time to select candidates for the Executive Board of our Association as well as School Leadership Team for the 2014-2015 School Year.   Election Date:            Parent Association:   Thursday, May 22, 2014                                     School Leadership Team:     Thursday, May 22, 2014   The following positions are open for nomination: (see responsibilities on back)             P.A. President P.A. Secretary P.A. Treasurer             SLT Parent Member –_3_Positions     Anyone wishing to be considered for candidacy of these positions should fill out the following tear off and return to school Attn: Nominating Committee NO LATER THAN Friday, May 16, 2014. Please expect to hear from a member of nominating committee prior ...
      Posted May 12, 2014, 11:56 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
    • May Calendar Thursday, May 1 – NYS Math Exam Friday, May 2 – NYS Math Exam Monday, May 5 – Cinco de Mayo Sunday, May 4 – Teacher Appreciation Week Tuesday, May 6 – NYSESLAT Exam- Listening Section Wednesday, May 7 - NYSESLAT Exam- Reading Section Wednesday, May 7 – ARISTA Trip – selected students Wednesday, May 7 – Parent Workshop, Presented by CITE                                  “Conflict resolution / anger management” • 6 pm Thursday, May 8 - NYSESLAT Exam- Writing Section Friday, May 9 – Science MOSL Exam Sunday, May 11 – Happy Mother’s Day Tuesday, May, 13 – Social Studies MOSL Exam Wednesday, May 14 – ELA MOSL Exam Wednesday, May 14, - School Leadership Team Meeting • 3:15 pm Wednesday, May 14 – District 20 Community Education Council Meeting                                   7:00pm  •  I ...
      Posted May 6, 2014, 2:04 PM by Sylwia Jasinski
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    • Volunteers Needed THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK OFFICE OF COUNCIL MEMBER CARLOS MENCHACA | 38th District Dear Friends, Good Afternoon! As many of you know, my name is Jorge and ...
      Posted Jul 28, 2014, 6:10 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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      Posted Jul 28, 2014, 6:01 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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      Posted Jul 28, 2014, 5:59 AM by Sylwia Jasinski
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      Posted Jun 25, 2014, 12:03 PM by Sylwia Jasinski
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