Meet P.S. 6

P.S. 6, The Norma Adams Clemons Academy, is a public elementary school located in East Flatbush, Brooklyn.

P.S. 6 is committed to working collaboratively with educators, parents, community leaders and external partnerships, in order to implement the CCSS and ensure that our students receive a world-class education, in a safe and orderly environment.

Our commitment is to improve students’ achievement and ensure that all students, including English Language Learners and Students with Disabilities, are equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to be globally competitive and be prepared for college, career and productive lives.

 

 

 

News and Happenings

  • STEM Engineers

    "All young people should be prepared to think deeply and to think well so that they have the chance to become the innovators, educators, researchers, and leaders who can solve the most pressing challenges facing our nation and our world, both today and tomorrow." - U.S. Dept. of Ed

    Here at P.S. 6 we encourage our future innovators through littleBits STEAM student kits.

    Check out what class 5-408 has been building.

     

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  • Promoting Literacy at P.S. 6- Parent Workshop Make & Take

    Parents participated in make and take activities that can be used with their K-2 children to develop reading skills.  Some activities made were prefix-o-grams, sight word flash cards, sentence structure cards and more.  The hope is that parents' own investment of time and sweat going into these activities, more interest will be created in using them.

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  • P.S. 6 Boys Basketball District 17 ESSL Champions!

    We are proud to announce the P.S. 6 Boys Basketball team has won the District 17 ESSL Championship!

    Congratulations to Coach Romeiser and the Boys Basketball team on their win at MS 61!

     

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  • Action for Healthy Kids and GoGo squeeZ partner with P.S. 6

    GoGo squeeZ and Olympic Gold Medalist Dominique Dawes partnered with P.S. 6 to promote healthy eating and upgrade the play yard.

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  • Boys Basketball

    The P.S. 6 Boys Basketball Team has been on a winning streak! Check the calendar for games and practice information.

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  • Walking in a Winter Wonderland at P.S. 6

    The weather outside is frightful but the Winter Wonderland displays created by the students and staff at P.S. 6 are so delightful.  

     

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  • In Remembrance of Mrs. Lorraine Porter

    It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of our beloved Physical Education Teacher, Lorraine Porter.  We encourage you to openly discuss with your child their reactions and feelings regarding the death of Mrs. L. Porter.  Special counseling services are available to the students, if needed.  If you think your child needs additional counseling support, please do not hesitate to contact the school.

     

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  • Memorial Day

    Reminder: School is closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day.

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  • Family Art Night

    P.S. 6 celebrated our 2nd Annual Family Art Night on May 12th 2016.  A gallery of artwork from students in grades K-5 was put up for display on the 1st floor.  Parents and visitors came out and participated in an evening of art workshops.  We explored the action painting technique of Jackson Pollock, printmaking with Andy Warhol and the 2-D designs of Kandinsky.  

    Artwork will be on display until the middle of June.

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  • Picture Re-Take Day

    Picture re-take day is Friday, February 5th 2016

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Programs and Clubs @ P.S. 6

PROGRAMS:

Violin: This program is currently offered in grades 2 and 3.

Recorder: This program is currently offered in grades K and 1.

Cookshop: K-2 and 3-5 participate in the citywide Cookshop program; learning about where food comes from and exploring how to make healthy choices.

 Cookshop Families: We offer monthly family cooking workshops through the Cookshop program; families are welcome to visit and participate in a healthy recipe making demonstration.

 Visual Art: Students in grades k-5 participate in weekly visual arts classes where they explore art materials, techniques and learn art history.  Our program is aligned to the NYC Blueprint for Art Education.  Families are invited to participate in our annual Family Art Night and create artwork along with their children.

 Theater: Students participate in original theater productions through out the school year as well as learn about theater concepts through master lectures.

 Dance: We offer dance during the school day as well as through workshops and partnerships with local cultural institutions such as the Cynthia King Dance Studio.

 Pets in the Classroom: By participating in Pets in the Classroom we are able to provide our students with the opportunity to learn about, care for, and study different kinds of animals in the Science lab as well as the classroom.

 Coding Lab: Our state of the art technology lab recently received an upgrade grant and will now be better than ever! We also currently offer grade wide laptop carts to all of our students for their research needs.

 Swimming: Our 2nd grade students participate in weekly swimming lessons at a local community pool.  Our goal is for all of our students to learn how to swim by the end of 2nd grade.

CLUBS:

BASKETBALL

VISUAL ART

RECORDER

VIOLIN

VOLLEYBALL

We are constantly adding new and exciting programs for our students; check back to see what all the buzz is about!

 

 

PS6NACA App

P.S. 6 School App

P.S. 6 is proud to announce the launch of its custom mobile app, an all-in-one information source for parents, students, staff and the community, developed to provide direct access to P.S.6’s most sought after information.

This free mobile app, available on Apple and Android devices, provides the ability to access information about what’s happening at P.S. 6 in a faster, easier, more up-to-date, and more personal way. Users can follow our school and receive news, events, and notifications.

Our app contains a complete staff contact directory as well as access to weekly homework sheets and push- notifications.

Download the app today and enable push-notifications to gain access to this new and exciting tool.

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