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 For the 2015-2016 school year, after school students will be enrolled using a lottery system.  

After School Lottery Period:

Beginning Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 12 p.m. and

 ending Wednesday August 14, 2015 at 6 p.m.

Basic Supply List for Grades 1 - 5 

Some of the basic supplies usually requested in grades 1-5 are:
-composition notebooks (at least 8)
-pocket folders
-crayola crayons
-colored markers (thick and thin markers)
-colored pencils
-glue sticks
-#2 sharpened pencils (lots of them)
-blue or black ink pens (grades 3-5)
-1 pack of composition paper (wide ruled – grades 2-5)
-box of facial tissue
-safety scissors
-post it notes or other sticky notes (size 3x3)
-teachers may ask for a fee to join a class book club and/or magazine (Scholastic, Troll, Time For Kids, etc)
-1 ream of white copy paper
-1 pack of multi-colored construction paper

Note: Teachers may also request items based on special projects and assignments they are planning for the year. The list above merely serves as a basic list for elementary students.

A Message from Our Principal

I am honored you selected the Purvis J. Behan Elementary School as your home.  Each year, we look forward to an exciting and enriching learning experience for our students.  You have selected a school that believes in creating experiences full of challenge, adventure, inquiry, discovery, and just plain old fun!  Having you and your child join our family will make this journey that more exciting.  Each year is filled with activities and events to enrich, motivate and inspire our children – and parents.  We are proud to say, our students love it here... [more]



Wednesday, September 9, 2015

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Volunteering - Sign Up!!

Lunch & Recess Volunteers 
ALWAYS needed and appreciated

Lunch period #1 11:05AM-11:55AM, Pre-K, Grades 1 & 2
(Pre-K students eat lunch in their classrooms.)
Lunch period #2 12:00PM-12:50PM; Grades 3, 4 & 5

Upcoming Events

*check back for additional volunteer opportunities or email

School Tours 2014 - 2015
All tours for this academic year have been completed.
Thank you for your interest in PS11.

Middle School Information

(4th, 5th grades)

Alain Beugoms, Assistant Principal, I.A.

C. Diane Nathaniel, Guidance Counselor 
718-638-2661 x2010

Student Government 2014 - 2015
The candidates gave their speeches.
They campaigned schoolwide.
They posted flyers.
The school population voted.

And our 2014 – 2015 Student Government Officers are:
President - Kamora L.
Vice President - Naaja F.
Secretary - Soleil S.
Treasurer - Gabriel G.
Join me in congratulating our new officers and all candidates!
Congratulations to all elected officers and candidates.  
I look forward to working with our student leaders. 
Alonta Wrighton
Principal, Public School 11K

Join PS11's Listserves!

Join the PS11 PTA listserve. Get announcements and other important school related information via email. This is a private Yahoo group for current PS11 parents and caregivers.
Send an email to:

Include your name, your child(ren)'s name, and your child(ren)'s teacher. Applications will not be processed without this information.

Join the PS11 Community listserve. This is a private Yahoo group for current and alumni PS11 families to provide community based information that may be of interest to the group.
Send an email to:
Include your name, child(ren)'s name, and your child(ren)'s current or former last teacher at PS11. Applications will not be processed without this information. 

A Message from Our PTA

Welcome to the 2015 - 2016 School Year!

YOU are the PTA!

On behalf of the PS11 PTA Executive Board, we are delighted to welcome you all to the 2015 - 2016 school year. We continue to have many great initiatives underway and we have another great year ahead... [more]


PS11 Uniform
Mon - Thur:  White Tops, Navy Blue Bottoms
Gym Day:  White Tops or PS11 T-shirts, Red Bottoms, Sneakers
Fri:  Personal Choice Day

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