What's New Here?

G&T Applicants

The PS 166 G&T Tour registration is now closed.

We will no longer be accepting tour requests. Since score reports were sent out last Friday we have registered over 200 parents for our tour.

If you are already registered for a tour, please be reminded that only one parent may attend. Due to the high number of attendees, there will be NO exception to this rule.
For more information click HERE

Science News

What’s going on in our science classes?




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PS 166 Online Auction

PS 166 Online Auction

The PS 166 Auction 2014 was a great success. Thank you all for taking the time to support PS 166, The Richard Rodgers School of the Arts & Technology. Congratulations to everyone who placed a winning bid, generously donated an item or invited friends and family to participate in support of PS 166.

All winnings will be available for pickup this Thursday March 27 and Friday March 28th in front of PS 166 @ 132 West 89th Street from 8:30am to 9:15 am. If you need to have your item mailed, picked up by a friend or have any questions, please contact auction@ps166.org.

PS 166 Online Auction

Dear Friends of PS 166,

Thank you for such an amazing night and great celebration in support of our school.  The Auction Toga party was great fun and is indicative of the tremendous support and commitment to our school.  I wanted to thank everyone who organized such an amazing event. I want you to know we appreciate all that you do for the PS 166 community.                                                                                              

Warm Regards,

Debra Mastriano and Meghan Burns

Parent Surveys

Fill out your survey by April 11, 2014.

Classes with 100 % participation will win an extra recess and treat!

Art News

What’s happening in art class?

Glass Squares

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Questions about the upcoming ELA test for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students?

Click HERE for parent resources.

Winter Recess

Many parents have asked about winter recess and how the school makes the decision about outdoor vs. indoor recess. Below are the guidelines, set by the DOE, that schools must adhere to. Please remember to send your children to school every day with mittens, hats and scarves with the expectation that they will be playing outside.

Guidelines for Outdoor Play in Cold Weather

Children benefit from vigorous exercise and should be given the opportunity to play outside whenever possible. (more…)

Questions about the math program?


Click Here for the Power Point  presented by math coach Nicola Godwin and PS 166 teachers  at the October 17th PTA/Curriculum Workshop .



WITS Cafe day january

Chef Annie Morgan and Kristy from Rouge Tomate prepare seasoned beans during WITS Cafe Day on January 16th.



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What’s for Lunch?

School Food
April Menu

PS166 Events

  • 4/14 - SCHOOL CLOSED: Spring Recess
    (Schools Closed)
    Details: Spring Recess includes Good Friday, Easter and Passover.

    Students return to school on Wednesday, April 23.
  • 4/25 - PTA General Meeting
    8:50am - 10:00am
  • 4/30 - (3-5) State Test - Math
  • 5/6 - Transition to Middle School Parent Workshop
    9:00am - 10:00am
  • 5/7 - PTA Exec Board Meeting
    9:00am - 11:00am
  • 5/9 - Half Day - 12:00 Dismissal
  • 5/9 - Grandparents & Special Friends Day
    9:00am - 12:00pm
  • 5/9 - Friends of PS166 Board Meeting
    9:00am - 10:30am

Lunch Schedule

K101, K102 & K103
K104, K205 & 1st grade
2nd & 3rd grades
4th & 5th grades

Lunch Money Account

2013-2014 School Calendar

The 2013-2014 School Calendar is now available!

Parent Buddy Program

Welcome Incoming Families!

Still have questions about PS 166?
Ask a current PS 166 parent!

 Click here to register for a Parent Buddy

P: (212) 678-2829 F: (212) 579-4542
132 West 89th Street, New York, NY 10024