School Mission Statement

We will be good students, good friends and good people.

Remote Learning Updates

We are using Google Classroom and Zoom as our Remote Learning platforms. To log into Google Classroom students will use their @nycstudents.net accounts if you haven't already set up their @nycstudents.net accounts click on the link below, you will need their OSIS number for your child (located on report card or acceptance letter).

Below is a Tutorial Video on how to make your @nycstudents.net account and to access google classroom and zoom

If you missed your grades Parent Orientation we will have recordings of the meetings here. 

Cohort calendar

Updates

Middle School: The Middle School application process, for students applying this year to enter Middle School in September 2021, IS NOT YET OPEN. **Go to https://www.schools.nyc.gov, click on Enrollment, then Enroll by Grade, then scroll down to Middle School. You can pick your preferred language at the top of the page. **I strongly urge you to SIGN UP to receive Middle School Admissions information at this site. You will get updates, key date reminders, access to Directories, admission criteria for different schools, and info on how the admissions process works. The process will all be done online. YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED BY EMAIL WHEN THE APPLICATION PROCESS OPENS UP! **Currently there is no definitive information regarding Superintendent Program criteria or Talent Based Program testing. That information will be posted when it becomes available. FYI…It’s best to contact me at mmaguire@schools.nyc.gov if you have any questions. I’m currently working remotely from home.

100 Years

Happy 100 years PS 185!

PS 185 is planning a year of centennial fun and learning to mark this major milestone. Each month join us as we learn and celebrate each decade. Enjoy the video below to learn a little bit about the decades leading up to our 100 year.

Announcements

The Bronx Zoo is offering FREE LIMITED admission to NYC Students. They are offering one (1) free student ticket with every one (1) paying adult.

TO REDEEM CALL GROUP SALES 800-433-4149

USE PROMO CODE: NYCSTUDENT2020

You don’t want to miss out!

Breakfast and Lunch pickup from the school for Remote Students is from

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Fight the Flu this year!

This year, flu vaccination is more important than ever because the flu and the virus that causes COVID-19 may both be spreading.  Flu vaccination will help reduce the spread of flu and help ease the burden on our health care system.  Please see the attached flyer for additional information.

ipad loan updates

By August 14, families who borrowed iPads from the DOE will receive an email or text about preparing DOE-loaned devices for the first day of school. Families will be asked to take action to ensure that their child’s iPad is updated and ready to be used for remote learning, including:

  • Turning on the iPad;

  • Reconnecting to internet;

  • Making sure content-filtering in enabled (Zscaler);

  • Signing in to the Learn at Home app; and

  • Using the iPad as a Wi-Fi-enabled, personal hotspot.

STATEMENT ON ACCESSIBILITY:

We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines . If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact Gina Carter gcarter6@schools.nyc.gov to request assistance.

Contact Us

Tel: 718-745-6610 

Email: 20K185@schools.nyc.gov

Address

8601 Ridge Boulevard
Brooklyn, NY  11209