Parent Coordinator
Melissa Barr
Phone: 718.375.3523 x1

Parents who want to be added to an e-mail list should register for a Parent Account on PupilPath. You can request a registration code from Mrs. Barr, our parent coordinator.

DOE Parent Information

School Information

Aris Parent Link

Achieve 3000 Parent Edition

Parent Blog

Family Literacy
Homework Help
Children with Special Needs
Parenting Advice
Performance Based Tasks

Family Literacy Guide
Published by New Visions in colloboration with the NYC Dept. of Ed, and NY's three library system this is an online guide on what literacy is and how to incorporate good literacy habits into your family life.

Teen Reading Guide for Parents and Caregivers
Published by the American Library Association's YALSA division this is a short guide on how to get your teen to read.

Common Core


Homework Help
I.S. 278 Library's Databases

Homework Help


Live Homework Help

Using the Internet for School Reports
A guide on how to evaluate Web sites.


Children with Special Needs
The Child's Place

A Parent's Guide to Helping Kids With Learning Difficulties


Parenting Advice

Talking to Tweens

National Step Family Resource Center

Media Wise
Know what your teens are reading, watching on T.V. and playing on their video games.

Common Sense Media
Reviews on books, movies, TV, websites, etc.


Performance Based Tasks:


Grade 8 

Language Arts