School Calendar

Wednesday, April 23
Back to school
Thursday, April 24
Boys Varsity Baseball
3:40 PM - 5:30 PM
Time: 3:40pm
Location: East River Park Field # 2    
vs. IS 289
Girls Softball Game
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Time: 4pm
Location: Baruch Field A
vs. LAB
Friday, April 25
Tuesday, April 29
Girls Softball Game
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Time: 4pm
Location: Baruch Field A
vs. ESMS

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A Letter from Principal Terri

General Information


Congratulations to our IS276 NY State Science Competition Winners! 

7th grade: 1st Place New York State 
Name: Tiffany Lin, Mim (Charlotte) Dow, Maya Albano, Maya Arnott
Title: The Effect of the Lead Content on the Hudson River and NYC Tap Water 

8th Grade: 1st Place New York State
Name: Marcella Roy, Sean Vaysburd, Charlie Jacobson
Title: The effect of various substances on a microbial fuel cell

8th grade: 2nd Place New York State
Name: Maya Gardner, Max Sano, Ashley Ip
Title: The amount ofethylene gas production from the banana on the speed of fruit ripening process

See here for more details of their winning experiments!

NJHS Run For Hope 
5K Race

Saturday, May 10th 

For more info and to participate, please click here!

State Test Dates and Info

Application Workshop
for families of MS students interested in applying to arts-based High Schools. 

For more Info

We need your help and attention! 

Attending PS/IS276 for 2014-2015 school year?  

If your child will not or may not be attending PS/IS276 next year, please complete the form and bring to the main office or fax to Attn: Marylou at 212-266-5802. 


TFF - Family Festival
Save The Date: Saturday, April 26th 

FREE MyLibraryNYC NYPL Library Cards


8th Grade Graduation Fundraising

Read our latest Newsletter_v4!

Come visit our 8th grade graduate's concession stand at all home games! Read more...

The "Lady Bugs" have been detected. Please read more for information from Nurse Elissa and the Dept. of Health.  Read more...

School Bus petition for students that live east of WEST ST. Please support these families by "liking" this youtube video.


 LS & MS

here for Middle School tour sign up only if you live in or attend a District 2 elementary school and your child will be attending a Middle School grade in September 2014. 

 April Lunch Menu


Department of Health Regulations and Illness

Please make sure to keep your child(ren) home if they are exhibiting nausea, vomiting or a fever of 100 degrees or more.

DOE Medical Forms and Emergency Phone System

PTA News

Help Us Grow - The Spanish Program


Click on the Amazon logo. Every purchase made through this link supports our kids! Please share with friends & family!

New Challenge: The school with the most points on April 28th wins $1000, with $3000 more in prizes for other top schools.

Please take part in some simple actions to earn points and win cash for our school. Click here

Lower Manhattan Build Schools Now Petition 

Build Schools Now has formed to coordinate an effort on behalf of all six lower Manhattan public schools (PS/IS 276, PS 150, PS 234, PS 89/IS 289, PS 397 (Spruce Street), PS 343 (Peck Slip) to demand more public schools be built in Lower Manhattan.

PARENTS, PLEASE HELP BY: Signing the Build Schools Now's petition

Thank you so much students of PS/IS 276! With your hard work and dedication, our school has raised over $11,000 for the children at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital- almost twice our goal!

If your student earned prizes, they will be delivered to your child's classroom in the third or fourth week of May. Thanks again!

Next Clothing Drive is 
Monday, May 5th, 8-9am. One hour only.

Click here for more info.

More than just clipping boxtops. Click here to Shop for 276!

Download Spring collection sheet here.


We need your help! Come join us in the Lunch room. See job description here.

Love to garden and want to volunteer this spring on the KinderGarden Plot at the Liberty Community Gardens? Please email

If you have any questions, please email