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

  • 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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  • Full STEAM Ahead in this Wacky Literacy Week Event

    All Aboard… READ! was the theme of this year’s literacy week and Castlewood’s PTA and administration took a “full STEAM ahead” approach to this wacky fundraising experiment below. With two stools, duct tape, and our very brave, fun-filled principal and assistant principal, Castlewood set out on a school wide STEAM event, where yes, students attempted […]
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  • Kindness Committee & PTA Team Up for Gently Used Book Drive

    In honor of Literacy Week, The Kindness Committee and PTA teamed up for another charitable drive in efforts to share the joy of reading with others. Families, students, and staff have donated over 250 gently used picture, non-fiction, and chapter books this week. Our generous collection will be donated to Reading Reflections, an organization that […]
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