Daily Announcements


School opens September 9, 2015

Pre-K: Staggered opening
Kindergarten: 8:15am -1:05pm on Sept. 9 with a staggered dismissal, please refer to the summer mailing
Grades 1-5: 8:15am - 2:35pm

NYC Schools Account Starting June 8, you will have a new way to access key information about your child's progress in school. With a NYC Schools Account, you will be able to view your child's attendance, report card grades, and general student information in one of ten languages on a computer, phone or tablet.  


 You can now register for a NYC Schools account in two ways:

  • Use the NYC Schools Account Creation Code provided in the letter from school (in your child's report card)
  • Visit school in person to receive a temporary password.

If you already have an account, log in HERE


Morning Care is available to all students grades K-5. Early drop off begins at 6:25am til 7:55am and includes breakfast. Children participate in games, technology and the use of our gym. The cost is $100 monthly. Applications are available in January notices and in the main office.

It takes 24 hours to find out if your eligible for Free Lunch.

Parents & Visitors:
Please remember to always
present ID when visiting PS42 
It's for the safety of your children

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 9
Welcome Back-Day 1
Pre-K: Staggered opening
Kindergarten: 8:15am -1:05pm
Grades 1-5: 8:15am - 2:35pm
Thursday, September 10
Day 2
Pre-K - Staggered day
Kindergarten - Grade 5: Full Day
Friday, September 11
Day 3
Pre-K: Full Day Schedule
Mon, Sep 14 - Tue, Sep 15
Rosh Hashanah
Thursday, September 17
Family Engagement


Today, 9/5/2015
High: 78 Low: 68
Mostly cloudy
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/6/2015
High: 86 Low: 67
0% chance of precipitation.