P.S. 038 The Pacific
YOLANDA RAMIREZ, PRINCIPAL
450 PACIFIC STREET, BROOKLYN, NY 11217Phone: 718-330-9305
School Name, Number, or Address
Our school day officially starts at 8:45 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m. Students who attend Extended Morning /Safety Net arerequired to be in school at 8:10 a.m. Breakfast for Extended Morning children begins at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 8:10 a.m. From 8:10 a.m. to 8:40 a.m. breakfast will be served for all other students. We encourage parents to bring their child(ren) on time. Lateness leads to missed instruction and disrupts morning routines. Morning drop off for children in grades K-5 is through the Pacific Street entrance. Pre-K children are to be escorted by parents to the classroom through the Dean Street entrance.
In order to foster independence parents are not allowed in the cafeteria or in the schoolyard.
Dean Street playground entrance/classrooms
Pacific Street main entrance
Pre-K students will be dismissed from their classroom using the Dean Street playground entrance. Grades 1-2 will be dismissed by teachers through the Pacific Street main entrance. Grades 3-5 will exit through the Dean Street exit. Parents must meet their children outside. In caseof inclement weather parents may meet their children in the cafeteria.
Dean Street playground entrance/ classrooms
Dean Street entrance
Breakfast Arrival Time
Extended Day Students K-5
Non- Extended Day Students K-5
Breakfast will be served in the classroom
Ø During breakfast or lunch, in order to foster student independence parents will not be permitted in the school cafeteria.
Ø Students who do not attend Extended Morning will not be admitted until 8:10 A.M.
Student Attendance/ Lateness
As per Chancellor Regulation ( see Chancellor Regulation A-210) attendance is required for all students. Attendance is vital part of school year. If your child is ill and unable to come to school, please provide a valid doctor's note to your child's teacher or the attendance monitor. In the event that your child is absent for 3 more consecutive days, our attendance monitor will require an explanation and specific documentation stating the reason for the absence.
In the event of an emergency student safety is our priority. Staff members will escort the entire school community to the designated emergency sites:
Brooklyn Academy of Music
The Peter Jay Sharp Building
30 Lafayette Avenue Brooklyn
314 Pacific Street
Brooklyn, New York
Brooklyn High School of
345 Dean Street, Brooklyn New York 11217
Parents will be notified in the event of an emergency. School Safety Plans are available in the main office room 128 .