We are a diverse, multicultural community dedicated to the growth of the whole child.  

News & Announcements

Opt-In to Blended Learning

Students in Remote learning can now opt-in to Hybrid/Blended learning up until Friday, April 9th. Opt-in online through the Learning Preference survey, or call 311. Form more information from Chancellor Meisha Porter, see the message dated March 22 in Messages to Families. Students who opt-in to Blended during this opt-in period will return to buildings in April.

In-Person Tech Support

Sunset Spark will be available at the Lower School for tech related help for our students. This service is Free to our students.

  • Thursday, April 8th 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Friday, April 15th 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 22nd 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 29th 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

PS 130 PreK Students Applying to 2021/2022 G&T Kindergarten Programs:

The deadline to submit your application is April 9, 2021. You can apply online through MySchools.nyc After April 9th, our school will receive nomination forms for current PS 130 PreK students who have applied to 2021/2022 G&T programs.

April In-Person Cohort Schedule

PS 130 Remote Resources

Online Activities

Collage of Online Activities

Remote Counseling

Student Art Gallery

Science Enrichment


student focused at work

PS 130 has established a curriculum for its students that strives to help each student reach their full learning potential.

Special Programs

From “Maker Challenges” in our Fablab (featured in the video above), to our student-made puppet shows, championship level chess and math teams and more, we are special!


parents in the crowd at the PS 130 talent show

Our Community page lists our policies, school calendar, and other FAQs for our families and interested community members.

  • students dressed as astronauts
  • mayor deblasio and student eating lunch
  • kid laying on floor next to an art version of self
  • chess team poses with trophies
  • students at PE on the lower school playground
  • students collaborating on a project in the gym
  • students on the basketball court at the lower school
  • students play chess
  • students working with an audio engineer, microphone and computers
  • students play chess

The Parkside School Mission

We follow a rigorous, standards-based curriculum. PS 130 nurtures the talents and abilities of all children to achieve academic success, develop physical and artistic skills, and grow as active community members.  

The collaborative efforts of students, staff, and parents support social-emotional growth through consistent and clear expectations, within a responsive setting.  We foster a school environment that embraces the diversity of our community and encourages participation by all families.

The PS 130 Mission Statement

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