COVID-19 Updates

DOE COVID-19 Updates 2021-2022

Our Calendar

School Spirit Days at P.S. 23

Together let's have some fun!

Wear Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness October 26, 2021
Wear your Costume / Black or Orange Shirt for Halloween October 29, 2021

Wear Camouflage for Veteran's Day

November 12, 2021
Wear BLUE for World Diabetes Day November 15, 2021
Holiday Sweater /Shirt December 17, 2021
Pajama Day December 23, 2021
College Day January 7, 2022
Football Jersey Day February 4, 2022
Wear RED for Valentine's Day (or your fanciest cupid /heart attire) February 14, 2022
Wear GREEN for St. Patrick's Day March 17, 2022
Light it up BLUE for Autism April 1, 2022
Superhero Day May 27, 2022

P.S. 23 School Vision and Mission

 A bald eagle in front of a lighthouse, holding a Public School 23 ribbon in its talons.  

 P.S.23's School Vision and Mission

Welcome to our extraordinary school!  At P.S. 23, we cultivate a love for learning and leading!  We believe in the power of collaboration and service, have a growth mindset, care for one another, empower and inspire each other.

The Leader in Me




"All Are Welcome"

by Alexandra Penfold

 For more information visit  The Leader in Me Website


Welcome Back

Welcome back to our returning and new parents!

Please check your child's folder each day for important information and return all forms promptly.

We are looking forward to a great school year with your children!

As always, thank you for your cooperation.  


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Respect For All

Please contact our Parent Coordinator, Janie Swincicki, with any school related questions or concerns that you may have.

Janie Swincicki, Parent Coordinator, ext. 1141 -

Respect for All Liaisons

Danielle Coco -

Suzanne Hession, Karen Crisson

Accessibility Statement

Statement on Accessibility: We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level AA. If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact P.S. 23 to request assistance.  To contact P.S.23 you can call: 718-351-1155 ;  write:  30 Natick Street, Staten Island, NY  10306;  email