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

News & Announcements

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Summer Resources

Check out our Padlet with summer resources.

Free Summer Meals Starting June 28

The Summer Meals Program provides free meals (Breakfast & Lunch) to everyone 18 years old and under. A location nearest to you can be found on the 2022 Summer Meals Location Listing.

Lower School Main Entrance

Thursday, September 8, 2022: First Day of School

Thursday, September 8, 2022 is the first day of school

New York Department of Education's color logo without Chancellor's name

Updated Face Covering Update

Beginning on March 7th, face coverings are optional on school grounds for students in Kindergarten through Grade 12. The indoor mask mandate remains active for PreK students and staff in PreK classrooms.

More information can be found on the DOE’s School Health & Wellness pages as well as the March 4 Message to Families.

Upper School kitchen preparing Vegan Friday lunch meal

Vegan Fridays

NYC School Foods adds Vegan Fridays to the school lunch menu. Read about the new menu options and recipes.

Students from class 5 106 work on the schools first podcast on a laptop

Listen to PS 130’s First Podcast

Students in class 5-106 help to create PS 130’s first ever podcast!

Listen to it here

Updated Health & Safety Policy Updates

DOE new health & safety policies are posted in the Messages to Families on the NYC DOE website.

PS 130 Remote Resources

Online Activities

Collage of Online Activities

Remote Counseling

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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