Our Teachers

2019 - 2020

PS 230 Kindergarten Team 

We Build Strong Students!  

Back Row (L to R) - Ms. BlumMs. Modafferi, Mrs. Vicari, Ms. Gallahue, Ms. Mazor, Ms. Lai, Ms. Huffman, Ms. Gonzalez

 Front Row (L to R) - Mr. Scott, Ms. Shaban

Not pictured:  Ms. Delgado, Ms. Tolen

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Kindergarten Archives

Kindergarten 2019 - School Supplies

Kindergarten Newsletter - October 2019


News from Around the School

    From Mr. Feder (Science)

     Kindergarten students will be introduced to attributes and properties and will use them in our study of solids.

  From Ms. Fitzgerald (Music & Movement)

     Students will be creative and learn how Music and Movement can create a story through dance.

  From Mr. Hanratty & Ms. Brill (Art)

     Students will explore shapes and patterns.  We will look at the work of both contemporary and historical artists for inspiration.

  From Mr. Schorr (Music)

     This month's theme is "Music Is For Everyone". We can all express ourselves through singing, making up dramatic movements to songs, and doing circle and partner dances.

  From Ms. Woods (Phys.Ed)

     Students are being introduced to a variety of aerobic activities and exercises. Please visit my webpage on the PS230.org website.


  • Make sure your child’s homework folder is checked daily and emptied every night.
  • You will be receiving information to register for a free Cool Culture Pass in the next week.  The deadline to apply for the pass will be November 15th

Please feel free to contact Jill Reiner, our Parent Coordinator, if you have any problems or questions with the Cool Culture Passes.

Try at Home



Stepping Stones: 

     Place the word cards on the floor, making a fun stream going across the room.  Have your child walk over the stream.  As they step onto the stepping stone (word), have them say the word before they move on to get the other side of the stream


Cool Culture


     We are so excited to offer Cool Culture passes to all families with children in PS 230's Kindergarten!   You will have access to 90 of NYC’s best-loved museums, gardens, zoos and historic houses.  We can't wait to hear about all the fun things your child do when you use the Cool Culture Pass.

     For more information about the Cool Culture Pass, click here

     NEW THIS YEARRegister online for a Cool Culture Pass.  For our School Code,  please contact your Cool Cultural Liaison - Ms. Jill Reinier, Parent Coordinator at jreinier@schools.nyc.gov.