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Ann Gordon-Chang, Principal

Maria Samolis, Assistant Principal

Sabrina C. Parada, Assistant Principal


Monday - December 6th Vaccinations

Vaccinations will be on Monday, December 6, 2021 from 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM.


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If you have received an offer letter and would like to register your child at PS85Q, please call Ms. Amato at 718.278.3630 to speak about setting up a registration appointment.  Please look under our Enrollments tab to ensure you have all of the paperwork necessary for enrollment.  Enrollment will take place via conferencing with Google Meet.


  • New morning and arrival procedures:

    • Pre-K classes will line up in the Garden Area at 8:50. Dismissal at 2:40 - Garden Area

    • Kindergarten will line up in the Garden Area at 8:40. Dismissal 2:45 - Garden area.

    • Grades 1-5 will line up in the back of the school by the class signage.

    • DISMISSAL for Grades 1-5 will line at their designated signage in the back and wait for their parents for dismissal with their teachers.

    • Dismissal Times:

    • Grade 1 - 2:45 PM

    • Grade 2 - 2:45 PM

    • Grade 3 - 2:45 PM

    • Grade 4 - 2:47 PM

    • Grade 5 - 2:47 PM

    • Everyone will follow the arrow on the floor for exiting the back.

Tea Time with Mrs. Chang

Come join us for a little Tea Time and conversation with Mrs. Chang.

Friday, December 17th 

1:00 PM

Please register for a link below:

When: Dec 17, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) 

Register in advance for this meeting: 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

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“Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.”

Leonardo da Vinci

23-70 31st Street
Astoria, NY 11105

PH:    718.278.3630

FAX: 718.278.8312

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