Greetings PS 8 Families,
As the principal of P.S. 8 - The Isaac Varian School, it is my pleasure to welcome you back to a new, exciting year of school. At P.S. 8, we strive for excellence and have high expectations for our students. We are focused on creating a learning environment that is safe, respectful, and engaging and our goal is to develop responsible and dedicated students that are prepared for the demands necessary to be successful in the 21st century. We welcome your feedback, and I hope you visit our site often for the latest news and school events.
Congratulations Class of 2019!
Summer Countdown: 2 Days Left
Last Day of School- June 26th, 2019
Half Day for Students
Dismissal Time: 11:10 a.m. for K - 2nd Grade
11:20 a.m. for 3rd Grade - 5th Grade
Kindergarten Moving Up Ceremony
Friday June 21st, 2019
Session I: 8:15- 9:30 a.m.
Classes- K-401, K-403, K-404, & K-407
Session II:10:00- 11:00 a.m.
Classes- K-402, K-405 & K-406Students will be dismissed after ceremony.
5th Grade Graduation
Friday June 14th, 2019
441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458
Field Day Schedule
- 1st Grade: June 7th in the Gym
- 2nd Grade: June 13th
- 3rd Grade: June 14th
- 4th Grade: June 18th
- 5h Grade: June 20th
2nd- 5th Field Day @ Allerton Field
Up Coming Events
June 4th: Eid Al-Fitr- School Closed
June 6th: Chancellor's Conference Day(No classes for students)
June 11th: Clerical Day (No classes for students.)
June 26th: Last Day of School
Explore ‘A Universe of Stories’ with the myON digital library As part of Summer Reading at New York Libraries, the State Education Department and myON®, by Renaissance®, are partnering to bring thousands of enhanced digital books to children from birth through 12th grade and their families all around the state!
When: May 1 through September 30, 2019
What’s available: • Unlimited, 24/7 access to the Renaissance myON® digital library, which includes more than 6,000 authentic fiction and nonfiction texts covering a broad range of themes and topics .
School Name:New York Reads User Name: read Password: books
Best Attendance for the Month of May
Kindergarten: K-407 Ms. McCarthy
First Grade: 1-128 Ms. Saxton
Second Grade: 2-222 Ms. Morales & Ms. Venticinque
Third Grade: 3-201 Mr.Bruno
Fourth Grade: 4-227 Ms. Califano
Fifth Grade: 5-302 Ms. Gotkin