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

  • Don’t sweat the test! Just try your best!

    It was an especially warm and cheerful welcome for all students at Castlewood today as KC members lined up outside the main entrance with pom-poms in hand cheering, “Don’t sweat the test! Just try your best!” This kind, energetic reminder brought many smiles and helped to ease some jitters. Good luck to all test takers! Just […]
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  • FUN SPRINGS up at the Kindness Cone this season!

    The Kindness Committee is so excited for the spring season! With spring comes sunshine, outdoor recess, and… NEW INCLUSIVE ACTIVITIES at the Kindness Cone! Please join the KC with these fun recess options: Thursdays: American Sign Language Lessons (learn how to introduce yourself and have a chat in sign language) Fridays: Flossing Fridays (floss with […]
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  • Testing, Testing, 123!

    Didn’t make it to Ms. Rivera’s NYS Testing Workshop? It can come to you! Get the 411 on NYS Testing with Ms. Rivera’s presentation:  Parent Workshop Testing 2018
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