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

  • 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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  • Kindness Committee delivers record breaking amount of food to local pantry!

    Third grade KC members collected non-perishable food in the lobby of Castlewood for two weeks! Today, they delivered several boxes of cereal, pasta, and canned goods to a local food pantry. During their tour of the pantry, students learned about needs of the community as well as food safety laws. Everyone left feeling grateful and […]
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  • Kindness Committee Collecting Food for those in Need in D26

    The Kindness Committee’s Annual Non-perishable food drive is taking place now through November 27th! Please donate what you can to help those who don’t have enough to eat. The KC will deliver donations in person to Our Lady of Lourdes Food Pantry, which serves the communities in our very own district.
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