P.S. 172 Beacon School of Excellence
GIACOMO SPATOLA, PRINCIPAL
825 4 AVENUE, BROOKLYN, NY 11232Phone: 718-965-4200
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Academic After School Program - At PS 172, every classroom teacher works with a small group of 8-10 of their own students in two weekly after school sessions. Each session begins promptly at 3:10 pm and ends at 4:40pm. The dates for the program is specific to each teacher and will be communicated to parents in a letter that will be sent home with students. The program is set to begin in October 2011 and extend through May 2012. *Please Note: Students are selected for this program by their classroom teacher After School Recreation Program - The after school recreation program encourages students to actively participate in organized sports and games. The program is developed by our school's Physical Educator, Ms. Parlato and an additional staff member. The program is set to begin in October 2011 and continue through May 2012. The program is available to all students in grades k-5. Details about the program will be sent home with students as it becomes available.After school Theater Arts - Our after school theater program is a seasonal program designed to support our school's yearly "Off, Off Broadway" production. The program is open to all students in grades k-5. Information will be sent home with students as it becomes available. Ballet - Ballet instruction is offered by our school's very own dance teacher, Ms. Todras. The class meets twice weekly. Proper attire is required. The program is due to begin in October 2011. Information about the program, including start dates and meeting times will be sent home with students. Chorus - The chorus is open to all students in grades k-5 and is taught by our school's music teacher Ms. Rios. The PS 172 chorus performs at a variety of events including our 5th grade graduation ceremony, our school play, and at specific community events. The class meets for 90 minutes, twice each week. Specific information about the program including start dates and meeting times will be sent home with students.