Senator Comrie Presents: The Homeowners Assistance Fund Webinar


click to access registration link

PS 161 Apparel Fundraiser


click  PS 161 fundraiser apparel order form 1.pdf  to download form

Elementary School Admissions


click   ES_Events_Flyer_ENGLISH 1.pdf  to access links and download

click  33315_ES-Events_Flyer-2021_Spanish_web2 1.pdf to access links and download Spanish version

click  33315_ES-Events_Flyer-2021_Urdu_web2 1.pdf  to access links and download Urdu version


COVID-19 Student Testing



Click  COVID-19 Student Testing.docx to download flier

P.S. 161Q's % of positive COVID cases for the 2021/2022 school year


as of 1/11/22

If your child tests positive for COVID-19, please email Mrs. Katz, PS161Q Safety Coordinator at

Be sure to include in your email your child's name, class, teacher's name and a copy of your child's test results.

Return After COVID Symptoms


click  DOE - Return After Symptoms.pdf  to see complete letter and to access links and download


 NYCSA Parent Portal  Click  NYCSA.pdf  to download the flier

January Letter from the Chancellor


click  family-letter-january-3-2022.pdf to see the complete letter and to access links and download

NYCDOE School Visitor Policy to PS161Q

All visitors (age 12 and older) must show proof of at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccination to enter a DOE building. Visitors do not include students attending school in a DOE building.

Acceptable proof of vaccination is one of the following:    

An acceptable COVID-19 vaccination includes one dose of any COVID-19 vaccine fully authorized or authorized for emergency use by the FDA(Open external link) or WHO(Open external link).

NYCDOE 2021-2022 School Calendar

Below are links to download the NYCDOE school calendar for this school year.  The calendars are in different language.

 NYCDOE School Calendar 2021-2022-Bengali.pdf  

NYCDOE School Calendar 2021-2022-English.pdf  

NYCDOE School Calendar 2021-2022-Spanish.pdf  

NYCDOE School Calendar 2021-2022-Urdu.pdf