Reasons To Be Proud

Teaching & Learning Blog Post: Read About Science and Design Thinking at PS1

At PS1, science is about students learning to observe, record, hypothesize, examine, and experiment to develop their scientific problem-solving skills. Learn more about our hands-on science and design-thinking programs by reading the full blog post written by PS1's Assistant Head for Teaching & Learning, Nancy Harding, PhD.

Read more about Teaching & Learning Blog Post: Read About Science and Design Thinking at PS1
New Video: Reflections from our Graduates - 7 Years of a PS1 Pluralistic School Experience

Click to view our newest video, highlighting the Class of 2018 as they completed their 7-year journey at PS1, culminating with so many profound and exciting leadership opportunities as 6th grade students. Watch as they reflect on how their PS1 education has shaped who they are as people and as learners, and share in their hopes for the future.

Read more about New Video: Reflections from our Graduates - 7 Years of a PS1 Pluralistic School Experience
PS1 Congratulates the Class of 2018

Congrats to the PS1 Class of 2018! As is tradition, PS1's Graduation ceremony included a speech from the Head of School to each Grad, and a speech from each Grad to the community. The ceremony also featured a commencement address by a PS1 parent, whose 18-year tenure at PS1 is coming to a close (see excerpt below). The event was moving, poignant, witty, wise, and joyful. We thank the families and students of the Class of 2018 and wish them well on their next adventures as they head off to 14 different middle schools!

Read more about PS1 Congratulates the Class of 2018