School Hours

School Hours

MONDAY throught FRIDAY

PERIOD
START TIME
END TIME
LUNCH PERIODS
1
8:20
9:05
 
2
9:05
9:50
 
3
9:50
10:35
 
4
10:35
11:25
Lunch Period: Pre-K, K, & 5
5
11:25
12:15
Lunch Period: Grades 2 & 3
6
12:15
1:05
Lunch Period: Grades 1 & 4
7
1:05
1:50
 
8
1:50
2:35
 
 
2:35
2:40
DISMISSAL
 

*** Every Monday and Tuesday staff will report for PD after dismissal of students ***

Breakfast starts at 7:45 am. Please do not drop off your children before 7:30am as there is no one to supervise them. The school day is 8:20am – 2:40pm daily. Please fill out our Daily Dismissal Procedure Form to indicate who will pick your child after school. If you have difficulty with pick up in the afternoon please consult one of the affiliated Afterschool Programs; Bright Future or PAL.


Morning Arrival & Afternoon Dismissal

From 7:45-8:15am Children can be dropped off at the Cafeteria Entrance (116th Avenue & 166th Street) for Breakfast. At 8:15am all children (except Kindergarten) enter through the Main Entrance (116th Avenue & 167th Street). Prekindergarten students are dropped off at their classrooms. Breakfast will be provided inside the Pre-K classrooms. Kindergarten Students will use the Entrance on 166th Street (middle of the block) parents can escort them directly to their classrooms. During Afternoon Dismissal Prekindergarten and Kindergarten students are to be picked up directly from their classrooms. Prekindergarten Parents will use the Main Entrance.  Kindergarten parents will use the Entrance on 166th Street (middle of the block) - the Kindergarten Entrance.  The Kindergarten entrance opens at 2:30pm daily. Grades 1 &2 are dismissed into the Cafeteria. Grades 3-5 are dismissed into the auditorium. Students that attend PAL & Bright Future are picked up by PAL & Bright Future staff from their classrooms for escort the afterschool programs

Half Day
 
Student Lunch Schedule:
10:00 – 10:30 PK, K & 5th grade
10:30-11:00 - Grades 2 & 3
11:00-11:30- 1 & 4
All Teachers will escort their classes to lunchroom and provide supervision during the entire student lunch program
Teacher’s Professional Lunch is from 11:45-12:35
All staff is required to return from lunch and report to the building at 12:35pm.
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Early Pick-up

If you need to pick up your child early you must come into the building, present your identification to the School Safety Agent and sign them out in the Main office. For anyone that may be picking up students early, their names should be indicated on the Blue/Yellow Emergency Contact Form. However 15 minutes prior to the end of the day, you are required to wait for regular dismissal.

 
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Address: 166-01 116th Avenue
Jamaica, New York 11434
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The Artwork displayed on this website is made by the students of P.S.140Q