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 282 PTO is the Parent Teacher Organization operated as a 501(c)3 that is managed and run exclusively by volunteer parents and teachers. The PTO raises money to fund all enrichment programs at PS 282, hosts events, sparks ideas and keeps school fun and current. Our voice is important and ALL ARE WELCOME to join to advocate and help support PS 282.
PLEASE SIGN UP TO JOIN PS 282 PTO! You will receive information about the important events, dates and happenings at the school. Click here to submit your information.
Meet Our PTO for 2019-2020
Co-Presidents: Idesha Fraser and Jenn Morrison, firstname.lastname@example.org
VP of Fundraising: Tracey Toole, email@example.com
VP of Outreach: Brianna McCarty, firstname.lastname@example.org
Middle School Liaison: Malaika Patterson
Recording Secretary: Chris Mooney
Communications Secretary: Krystina Athas, email@example.com
Treasurer: Angela Bellisio, firstname.lastname@example.org
Easy Ways to Support 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.
Thank you for your donation.
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.
TEACHER'S WISH LIST
Did you know you can purchase items directly for the classroom? Teachers are always in need of supplies. Head on over to the wishlist section of the PS 282 website and see if there is something you can purchase and spread the joy. Make your purchase through Amazon Smile and make those dollars do double duty!
Make those dollars do more by using SmileAmazon to support PS 282. Choose PS282 as your charity. A percentage of your purchase comes back to the PTO. A super easy way to give back to 282! Visit here and select PS282 as your charity.
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.