Welcome to The Castlewood School Website!

Welcome to P.S. 186Q

Our website is only one of the several ways in which we seek to communicate with our students, parents, and community members. Please take some time to explore; there is so much to see, and we are so happy to share it all with you!

We hope you find our website easy to use, informative, and educational. We value your feedback. Please use the form on our Contact Us page to send us comments and suggestions. We look forward to hearing from you!

PLEASE BE ADVISED

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

SCHOOL HOURS FOR STUDENTS ARE 8:20AM-2:40PM

THE BUILDING OPENS AT 7:50AM DAILY

ALL STUDENTS MUST BE PICKED UP ON TIME FOR DISMISSAL

P.S. 186Q DOES OFFER AN ON-SITE AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM. SEE M. ROWE FOR DETAILS.

PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO PARK YOUR CAR IN FRONT OF THE SCHOOL AT DISMISSAL, THE SAME APPLIES FOR MORNING ARRIVAL….

DO NOT PARK ANYWHERE NEAR THE BUILDING OR IN FRONT OF THE PARK OR PLAYGROUND. WE HAVE A NUMBER OF SCHOOL BUSES THAT MUST HAVE ACCESS TO THE FRONT OF THE BUILDING AND THE ABILITY TO EXIT THE BLOCK. PLEASE PARK AWAY FROM THE BUILDING AND WALK TO THE SCHOOL TO PICK UP AND DROP OFF YOUR CHILDREN. ANYONE THAT PARKS IN FRONT OF THE SCHOOL WILL BE TICKETED BY THE NYPD.

THANKS FOR YOUR COOPERATION!

Latest News

  • Join Us for Career Day at Castlewood!

    Our “Career Day” event is scheduled for May 7th, from 9:00am until 12:00pm.   We are very interested in volunteers willing to come to school and talk to the children about the jobs they do. Please feel free to reach out to your extended family members and friends to join us.  We are looking for […]
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  • Parent Workshop Presentation: Collaboration & Student Choice

    Teachers seek to include several opportunities for student collaboration and choice while they plan daily lessons. Interested in knowing more?  Click here to view the presentation from this fantastic parent workshop! Special thanks to Mrs. Montes and Ms. Siciliano for their expertise, time, and effort!
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  • Readers of all ages were on the same page for Literacy Week at Castlewood!

    The week started off with a morning chant to R! E! A! D!… READ! READ! READ! This year’s Literacy Week was full of fun for readers of all ages. Students enjoyed each opportunity to celebrate reading and joined the Castlewood community in dressing up as a book character, wearing a mustache, sporting funky socks or […]
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