Park Slope School 282 is a diverse Pre-K to 8th Grade school located in Park Slope, Brooklyn, on 6th avenue between Lincoln Place and Berkeley Place. Our mission is to spark a hunger for learning in every child. It is in NYC DOE school District 13.
Over the years, Principal Rodriguez has dedicated herself to studying and bringing innovative learning experiences into classrooms, including International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme, Renzulli's Schoolwide Enrichment Model, Project Based Learning, and Cultural Competency.
To learn more about Renzulli's Method click here.
Parent Teacher Organization
The PTO raises money to fund enrichment programs and build a strong community at PS 282. The PTO hosts events, sparks ideas, and keeps school fun and current. Our voice is important and ALL ARE WELCOME!
The PTO Funds Programs including Tiny Scientist, Brooklyn Seeds Gardening Classes, Music, Recess Facilitators, Clubs, and Maker Space to name a few! We also provide funding for teachers and their classrooms.
We strive to build a strong community between parents and 282 Teachers and Staff.
JOIN PS 282 PTO! Add your email our mailing list and join us at our PTO meetings
2023-2024 PTO MEETINGS
(6 PM @ In the PS 282 Auditorium - child care is provided in the gym, zoom available if you can join remote)
Thursday, September 21st, 2023 Happy Hour to follow at Black Oak!
Thursday, October 19th, 2023
Thursday, November 16th, 2023
Thursday, December 14th, 2023
Thursday, January 18th, 2024
Thursday, February 15th, 2024
Thursday, March 21st, 2024
Thursday, April 18th, 2024 Election Committee Formed
Thursday, May 16th, 2024 24/25 Elections
Thursday, June 13th, 2024
Meet Our PTO Board for 2022-2023
Co-Presidents: Tina Robinson & Megan Gilbride, firstname.lastname@example.org
VP of Fundraising: Tiffany Kain, email@example.com
Recording Secretary: Charles LaFrance, firstname.lastname@example.org
Communications Secretary: Maria Reyes, email@example.com
Co-Treasurers: Michael Weinert & Mike Dulle, firstname.lastname@example.org
VP of Outreach: Lauren Parish, email@example.com
VP of Upper School (grades 3-5): Julie Hollar, firstname.lastname@example.org
Easy Ways to Support PS 282
CLICK HERE to make a donation of any amount with NO FEES or CLICK HERE to set up recurring donations so you don't have to think about it twice.
STUCK ON YOU NAME LABELS
Make that hunt through the Lost & Found a little less painful by purchasing labels from Stuck on You. Use the code PS282PTO and the PTO will receive a portion of each purchase.
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Box Tops for Education is transitioning over to digital soon and we will send out a separate email with all the details, but in the meantime keep cutting and collecting. Get the kids involved. Have them look for the box top logo on food products while you shop or cook. Clipped box tops can be dropped off in the PTO office.