Daily Announcements

A fun RUN and a great PARTY!
The 16th Annual Run for Knowledge!
Friday, October 16th,  5:30 - 7:30 pm.

R4K Overview
Registration Form
Volunteer Form

Return all forms via Backpack!

School Tours sign up

Focus: Grade 8

High School Consultation - small groups
Use this link
to sign up to meet with guidance counselor Emily Kustal.
You may attend only one session, as seats are limited.
This event is for parents/guardians only.

2015 Borough High School Fairs
Saturday, October 17, 2015 & Sunday, October 18, 2015 
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

High School News
Get your news from the source!
Check out the official NYCDOE page for High School information.

PTA Announcements

 Help Us Reach Our Goal
Make a secure, tax deductible donation to the
IS289 PTA 
through NY Charities.
 Or fill
out a
donation form and return it, with
your payment, to the IS 289 office, rm 512.

IS 289 NEWS  click here.

Stay in the Loop!
Sign up to receive IS 289 News Updates through email
and you'll receive a weekly news letter and updates from the PTA filled with important information for you and your child on what's happening at IS 289. To join the PTA list, send an email to pta@is289.org with "email list" in the subject. Please include your child's name and homeroom in the body of the message. Note: This is not the same list used by teachers to let you know what's going on in the classroom.


Today, 10/9/2015
High: 78 Low: 55
Rain showers
78% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/10/2015
High: 63 Low: 49
Partly sunny
7% chance of precipitation.

Educating future leaders since 1998.


2015 - 2016 
School Hours:
M, T, W, F: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Th: 8:30 am - 2:10 pm
Yard Opens:  
8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:20 am
After-School: until 6:00 pm

After School

Click here for registration information.

Upcoming Events

Monday, October 12
Columbus Day
No School
Friday, October 16
Run For Knowledge (R4K)
Friday, October 30
Picture Day
Tuesday, November 3
Election Day

No School for students.

Wednesday, November 11
Veterans Day
No School
Tuesday, November 17
Parent-Teacher Conferences (Afternoon)

Half Day - Dismissal at 11:30 am

Wednesday, November 18
Parent-Teacher Conferences (Evening)
Thu, Nov 26 - Fri, Nov 27
Thanksgiving Recess
No School