In order to assist online learning during school closure, your child will be using Google Classroom.
To access his or her account, please do the following:
- Please click this link google.com
- Click the blue box that says Goto Classroom
- Your child's username is the same as their iReady username + @ps253.org attached to it. The password will be their iReady username.
Example: My name is Jane Smith
My username is JS12345@ps253.org
My password is JS12345 (CAPITAL LETTERS)
If you need internet at home...
Altice USA is committed to helping schools and students stay connected during this unprecedented time. For households with K-12 and/or college students who may be displaced due to school closures and who do not currently have home internet access, we are offering our Altice Advantage 30 Mbps broadband solution for free for 60 days to any new customer household within our footprint.
Starting Monday, March 16, 2020, eligible households interested in this solution can call: (Whisper will be added – launch timing TBD)
866-200-9522 to enroll in Optimum region
888-633-0030 to enroll in Suddenlink region
Our aim with expanding this program is to help schools and students stay connected. The spirit of the expansion of this program is that no student should be denied service even if they don’t have funds on hand at the time of installation. Please assure the customer that the Field Tech will still install the customer with this service if they are in a pay in advance area and not able to pay the Field Tech at the time of installation.
Households with K-12 and/or college students who may be displaced due to school closures and who do not currently have home internet access
Customers eligible for Student AAI will self-identify
More Internet Resources
Please see below, options that may be available to you.
- AlticeUSA is providing free internet service for all students for 60 days. Please call 866-200-9522 to enroll.
- Comcast – Comcast is offering an internet essentials package for free. To sign up for a free internet essentials package for 60 days, applicants can simply visit www.internetessentials.com. There are also two dedicated phone numbers 1-855-846-8376 for English and 1-855-765-6995 for Spanish.
- Spectrum – Beginning March 16, Spectrum is offering free internet for 60 days to households with K-12 or college students who don’t already have a Spectrum subscription. To enroll, call 1-844-488-8395.
- Charter – Charter is offering free internet for 2 months. 1 (877) 906-9121
- AT&T – AT&T COVID-19 response. AT&T will offer open hot-spots, unlimited data to existing customers, and $10/month plans to low-income families.
- Sprint – Sprint is following the FCC agreement, providing unlimited data to existing customers, and, starting Tuesday, 3/17/2020, will allow all handsets to enable hot spots for 60 days at no extra charge.
- T-Mobile – T-Mobile is following the FCC agreement, plus unlimited data to existing customers, and, coming soon, will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge.
*Please note there is no affiliation or legal responsibility between the Dept of Education and these companies. Any concerns, please contact the company directly
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Library with Ms. Wenger
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Music with Ms. Cruz
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Physical Education II
P.E. – Ms. Mahnken
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Science 1 – Ms. Elfie
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Science 2 – Ms. Kus
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ENL with Ms. Arteaga
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ENL with Ms. Richards
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ENL with Ms. Benjamin
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