Kindergarten Admissions Information & Guide Now Available:

Myschools opens up for parents on December 5th and will close on January 14.

Get the 2019 Kindergarten and Gifted & Talented Admissions Guide here

Upcoming Events

  • Winter Recess (schools closed)

  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day (schools closed)

  • Lunar New Year (schools closed)

  • Midwinter Recess (schools closed)

  • Spring Recess (schools closed)

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Reminder - Box Tops

Please help PS161Q by sending in all your Box Tops!

SAVE/CLIP/SEND in your Box Tops! 


  Click arrow to learn more about ways to raise money for our school.  





 Monthly Trip Challenge 

PS 161 is proud to present the Monthly Trip Challenge!  Earn Arthur Ashe Dollars for your class by going on free/paid trips or viewing the “What to Watch”.

 Send in proof of your trip with a receipt, ticket-stub, or picture OR send them electronically to the teacher to earn the dollars!

 Here is the list for the rest of this school year:




NYCDOE P.S. Art Winners!!!

P.S. Art 2018


Each year P.S. Art acknowledges outstanding artwork and exemplary instruction in grades pre K to 12 through a citywide competition, exhibition and catalogue.




 Click below to reveal winners and learn more!