Welcome to
PS79 Queens

A large school, with a small town feel

All NYCDOE schools will be closed from Thursday, December 24th, 2020 until Friday, January 1st, 2021 for winter recess.  Schools will reopen for both
in-person and remote students on
Monday, January 4th, 2021.

Click below to apply to change your child's Learning Preference

NYC Learning Preference

2020-2021 School Supplies

At this time the only school supplies needed are pencils, notebooks, and folders.  Families can hold off on the purchase of any additional supplies.

Latest News

Check out all the happenings here at PS 79Q in our news section below. You’ll find important announcements, key updates and much more. Take a look and check back often to never miss a beat.

Parent Square Tutorial

School Bussing Information

To apply for school bussing for your child:

1. Go to schools.nyc.gov

2. Click School Life

3. Click Transportation

You will need to enter your child's OSIS or school ID number.

Updates from the Chancellor

iPad Distribution

If you would like information about obtaining a NYCDOE iPad for your child to use click the link below.

Click the link below to fill out the form for the 20-21 school year.

NYC Learning Preference
Town Hall Meetings

If you would like to watch the Town Hall meeting , please click the box below.

Parents' Guide to Google Classroom
Coronavirus Update
NYCDOE Twitter
NYC Schools Account
PS79 Queens
Grading Policy
PS79 Queens

Social Media

Contact Us

147-27 15th Drive, Whitestone, NY 11357

Tel: 718 746 0396

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PS 79 Queens

Francis Lewis School

147-27 15th Drive, Whitestone, NY 11357

Tel: 718 746 0396

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