Chess-in-the-Schools Tournaments

Upcoming Tournaments

Saturday, November 8th
CIS Rookie Tournament (Non Rated players only)
PS160 in Brooklyn

Tuesday, November 11th
Veteran's Day Tournament (Rated players only)
PS11 in Manhattan

To register your child, please read Mr. Mitch Fitzko's letter.

Expedited Election

P.S.124 PTA Executive Board
2014-2015 School Year

 To comply with our bylaws, we are holding expedited election to fill the following positions:

 Roles and Responsibilities

(1) Vice President
Oversee day-to-day operations; Oversee and chair fundraisers; and Responsible for the follow-through of various projects. Requirement: Had to have been a prior PTA Board member.

(1) Treasurer
Count money; Make deposits; Pay bills; Balance the books; and Produce financial statements and treasurer’s reports.  Requirement: No prior experience on the PTA Executive Board necessary

  • PTA Executive members must commit to volunteering several hours a week.
  • Qualification for all offices: The candidate must be a parent of a child in the school.
  • Term limits of all offices: End of June 30, 2015 (current school year)
  • All nominations for available offices will be taken from the floor.
Date & Time: Monday, 11/3/2014 – 8:15am
Location: PTA Office – Room 213

In the future, all PTA notices will be posted on the PTA bulletin board (on the first floor)
and on the PS 124 website.


October 28, 2014
December 3, 2014
All Tours are from 8:30am to 9:30am

Come and Learn about our School
Observe our students engaged in learning.
Visit our Gifted and Talented classes.
Find out about our After School Clubs.
Come and learn about our special programs:
  • Studio in a School
  • Chess-in-the-Schools
  • National Dance Institute (NDI)

The Gifted & Talented Program Handbooks
are now available in the Office.

Families may submit a Request for Testing (RFT) form online or in person at an Enrollment Office or at school, beginning Wednesday, October 8, 2014.
The deadline to submit a RFT form is Friday, November 7, 2014.
For more information or to download a handbook, please click here.

P.S.124 Continues to Excel in
NY State Test Results for 2014

Our school has consistently been a top performing school in both ELA and Math in District 2 and in Chinatown.
Click for article in

PS124 is in Vermont at
Farms for City Kids!

P.S. 124 is in the News!!!

Congratulations to our Theatre Club for winning
JFT 2014 Outstanding Productions in Atlanta, Ga.

The Theatre Club is in Sing Tao Daily!!!

Stay Informed!
Periodically check our monthly calendar on this website to keep up to date on any changes. We will make changes as soon as we are aware of them.  Thank you for your understanding!

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 4
Election Day
Tuesday, November 11
Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 20
No School for PreK Only
Thu, Nov 27 - Fri, Nov 28
No School
Thanksgiving Recess
Wed, Dec 24 - Fri, Jan 2
Winter Recess


Today, 11/1/2014
High: 49 Low: 47
Chance rain
60% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 11/2/2014
High: 48 Low: 38
Chance rain
47% chance of precipitation.