School’s Out!

The P.S. 221 PTA Executive Board would like to thank everyone for another successful year of providing funding, support, and programming for all of the students at the P.S.221Q, The North Hills School.  We will take some time off this summer to “recharge our batteries” but we look forward to seeing everyone back in school in September. We will be Continue Reading

Summer Poetry Contest

The Queens Public Library is hosting the 2017 Poetry Contest. Enter the Summer Poetry Contest 2017 for a chance to be published in Queens Library Magazine! The theme is Build A Better World. For more information Click Here.

FREE Summer Meals for Kids & Teens

No child or teen needs to go hungry these summer months.The NYC Department of Education once again is providing FREE Summer Meals starting June 29th through September 1st in our local libraries, public pools and schools! Please click on the links below to find the location nearest you! School Food in NYC Parks and Public Pools Summer Meals in Queens Continue Reading

Parents needed for Community District Council 26

The Queens Borough President is looking to appoint 2 parents to Community Education Council 26.  The Community Education Council meets one time a month in the evening to talk about education policies and to pick and choose which schools get capital funding from the School Construction Authority for school construction needs such as a new school addition/extension, school electrical upgrades, Continue Reading

A week of Stepping Up Ceremonies

The week of June 18th our pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and 5th grade classes will be “stepping up” to bigger and better things. Things such as an entire new grade of kindergartners, and first graders. To our 5th grade graduating class though, they are saying goodbye to P.S. 221Q and embarking on a whole new journey -the journey of Middle School.  New Continue Reading