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.  

We are an awesome "A" school

6th Grade

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

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

Assistant Principal - Ms. Diaz 
Guidance Counselor Ms. Blasi
SIT -Ms. Broker

Parent Coordinator - Ms.Musler  
Email - smusler@schools.nyc.gov

New York State Math Exam 

Tuesday, May 2nd - Thursday, May 4th

Pershing Eagles At Their Best!

BB Game 1-19-17

6th Grade Students Argue Against the 

Access Pipeline in 

Social Studies!

6th Grade SS

Ms. Bacova's and Ms. Tarasova's 6th grade students used their Current Events Fridays in social studies to read about and research the Dakota Access Pipeline.  They wrote passionate letters and created posters to support the Native Americans living on this land. 

The Pershing Basketball Team 
Brings Home Their First Win!

BB First Win

iReady Login Information

"This is the link to go on iReady. Students should go on it for at least 30 mins per day."


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"Lost & Found" is located in room 211

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  • April Calendar Monday , April 3- Thursday, April 6-School  Book Fair Monday , April 3 – NYS ELA Exam Make Up Tuesday, April 4- NYS ELA Exam Make Up Wednesday, April 5- 8th Grade Soccer Game Wednesday, April 5- NYS ELA Exam Make Up Wednesday, April 5-FaceLab/ STEM @ 11:12-12:43  *Parents Welcome* Thursday, April 6- Safety Town Hall Meeting @ 10:30 *Parents Welcome* Thursday, April 6 – PA/ PTA General Meeting @ 12:00 Friday, April 7- Water Challenge Celebration- Grade 7 Monday, April 10-Tuesday, April 18 – Spring Recess -No School Wednesday, April- 19-FaceLab/STEM @ 11:12-12:43 *Parents Welcome* Thursday, April 20- School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:20-4:20 Friday, April 21- Wear Disney or Wear Purple ...
    Posted Mar 31, 2017, 12:47 PM by Shana Musler
  • STEM Summer Program Pre-K through grade 12 students can apply now to attend exciting science and STEM programs being offered this summer at the NYC Department of Education’s Environmental Study Center and NYC Center for Space Science Education, the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Museum of the City of New York, New York Aquarium, Prospect Park Zoo, Queens Botanical Garden, Queens County Farm Museum, Queens Zoo, Staten Island Museum, Staten Island Zoo, and SUNY Old Westbury.Programs feature 1-week camps, high school internships, and a 4-week college credit bearing course. Application deadline is Friday, April 28. Preference is given to students who attend Title I schools.Visit http://schools.nyc.gov/Students for more ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 12:10 PM by Shana Musler
  • Little Mermaid Jr. Performance Information Ticket Reservation Form TO RESERVE TICKETS IN ADVANCE, FILL OUT THIS FORM AND PLACE IN AN ENVELOPE WITH EXACT CASH TO BE GIVEN TO: Ms. Sosland or Ms. Smyth Your tickets will automatically be held at the Box Office outside of the auditorium and can be picked up 30 minutes prior to the performance. Orders are filled on a first come first served basis and we will do our best to honor special requests. Reservations will close 1 week prior to the show, at which time tickets will be available at the Box Office before each performance.Indicate the number of tickets you want to the left of the performance date. All seats are $3. Thursday March 23, 2017 at ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 12:07 PM by Shana Musler
  • March Calendar Wednesday, March 1 - NYSESLAT  Field Test - Selective StudentsWednesday, March 1- Parent Craft Workshop @ 9:40-10:40 Wednesday, March 1 - PA/PTA General Meeting @ 3:30 * Parents Welcome* Monday , March 6- Spirit Week for 8th  Graders *Pajama Day* Tuesday, March 7- NAEP Exam 8th Graders Tuesday, March 7  -Twin Day for 8th Graders Wednesday, March 8- Wear your Favorite Sport Jersey 8th Graders Thursday, March 9- Town Hall Safety Meeting @ 10:30 am *Parents Welcome* Thursday, March 9- Parent Association Meeting /Workshop-  @9:30 *Help your child Study* Thursday , March 9- Throwback Thursday for 8th Graders Friday, March 10- Fancy Friday for 8th Graders Sunday, March 12 - Daylight Saving Time Starts  Wednesday, March ...
    Posted Mar 3, 2017, 10:56 AM by Shana Musler
  • January 2017 Calendar Tuesday, January 3-    School ResumesTuesday, January 3 - PTA meeting @ 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 5- Town Hall Safety Meeting @10:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 10- Vision Screening for Students 8:30 a.m. -2:30p.m.  Tuesday, January 10- Parent Workshop “IXL- tools that provide math practice” Thursday, January 12- 7th Grade New Year Dance  Thursday, January 12- Parent Workshop * 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.                                      “Health Access” Monday, January 16-   School Closed - Martin Luther King Jr. Day Tuesday, January 17- Parent Workshop- “Lego Robotics” *2:30 p.m. -3:15 p.m.  Wednesday, January 18- AVID Students Trip to Columbia University  Thursday, January 19- Basketball Game -Home * 4:00 p.m.  Thursday, January ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2017, 7:34 AM by Shana Musler
  • December Calendar Thursday, December 1 - High School Application are dueThursday, December 1 - Town  hall Safety Meeting *10:30am*parents welcome  Thursday, December 1- Parent Association Meeting *1:30 p.m. *parents welcome  Thursday, December 1 - School Leadership Team Meeting*2:20pm -4:20pm  Monday, December 5 - Friday December 9  Hour of Stem Coding each Day for 6th Graders  Monday ,December 5-Tuesday December 13 - 6th Grade Pedestrian Safety ClassThursday, December 8 - School Leadership Team Meeting*2:20pm - 4:20pm Monday, December 12 - 1st Start day for Toys for Tots Collection Wednesday, December 14 - Picture Day for 8th Graders Thursday, December 15 -  Picture Day for 6th & 7th Graders Friday, December 16 - Last Day for Toys ...
    Posted Dec 9, 2016, 12:02 PM by Shana Musler
  • Register now for citizenship or English classes Register now for citizenship or English classesDo you know someone who needs help preparing for the US Citizenship test or wants to learn English?.  We can help.  Our classes start next week.  It's not too late to register.   Learn English with confidence in small groups Convenient class schedule (evenings, weekends, mornings)Native English instructorsGet ready to take the citizenship testFall 2016 scheduleCitizenship classTuesday, Wednesday 6:30pm-8:30pm  (starting October 18)English Class Beginner or intermediate/adv -  9:30am-11:30am (starts Oct. 24)Beginner or intermediate.adv - Tues, Wed, 6:30pm-8:30pm   (starts Oct. 18)Advanced - Saturday 1pm-4pm (starts Oct. 15)Registration:Chinese Progressive Association office, 230 Grand Street (between Bowery ...
    Posted Oct 13, 2016, 7:59 AM by Shana Musler
  • October Calendar October 3, Monday - Rosh Hashanah - School Closed October 4, Tuesday- Rosh Hashanah - School Closed October 6, Thursday- Safety Town Hall Meeting @ 10:30 * Parents Welcome October 10, Monday- Columbus Day- School Closed October 11, Tuesday- 8th Grade Senior BBQ October 12, Wednesday- Yom Kippur- School Closed October 13, Thursday- 6th Grade Parent Association Meeting @9:00 a.m. Halloween BreakfastOctober 13, Thursday- School Leadership Team Meeting @ 2:25pm- 4:25 October 19, Wednesday- Perfect Attendance Recognition (Lunch for Students)   October 27, Thursday- ½ Day, Early Dismissal - 11:20 a.m. October 27, Thursday - Parent Teacher Conference Afternoon & Evening 12:30p.m. - 2:30p.m.  & 4: 00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. October 28, Friday- 8th Grade ...
    Posted Sep 30, 2016, 8:09 AM by Shana Musler
  • Supplies Required for September 2016-2017 School Year Please see the supplies required for each subject below:
    Posted Jun 24, 2016, 5:56 AM by Laura Melucci
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Community Events

  • Family Resource Day
    Posted Apr 21, 2017, 7:03 AM by Shana Musler
  • HUMAN TRAFFICKING WORKSHOP- The Healing Center HUMAN TRAFFICKING WORKSHOPLABOR AND SEX TRAFFICKING Human trafficking occurs when a trafficker uses force, fraud or coercion to control another person for the purpose of engaging in commercial sex ...
    Posted Apr 21, 2017, 6:55 AM by Shana Musler
  • Family Resource Day
    Posted Apr 4, 2017, 10:46 AM by Shana Musler
  • Free Classes to help you get Your High School Equivalency
    Posted Apr 4, 2017, 10:43 AM by Shana Musler
  • Citizenship Information
    Posted Mar 31, 2017, 12:50 PM by Shana Musler
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