Announcements (Please Scroll Through)

  • Register Now for the 2017 Spring Youth Baseball League Season

    The 2017 spring registration form and medical release form (attached) must be completed and signed in order to be registered.  The deadline for a guaranteed spot is January 27.  After that, there is a $25 late fee and registration is not guaranteed.

    JOHN F. KENNEDY MAGNET SCHOOL
  • Send Our Calendar Events to Your Personal Calendar

    If you use a calendar from Google, Office 365, or Outlook on your desktop or mobile device, you can now subscribe to our school calendar and send its events to your personal calendar software.

     If you have never done this in your calendar, search online for how to import an online calendar to your calendar software using an iCal link.

     Then, just follow these 3 steps:

    1.    On the school home page, scroll down to What’s Happening and click on the icon for the Monthly View

    2.    You’ll now see a “Subscribe” button at the top left of the calendar.  Click on it.

    3.    Copy the URL that pops up and paste it into your personal calendar software

    JOHN F. KENNEDY MAGNET SCHOOL

Welcome!

JFK is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence serving about 900 students in grade K-5.   Students in grades 2-5 attend class in one of two buildings on  our main campus on Olivia Street.  Kindergarten and first grade is located in the JFK/Early Learning Center at 18 Central Avenue.

Our mission at John F. Kennedy Magnet School is to provide our K-5 culturally-diverse community with a safe and nurturing environment in which students’ academic, social, and emotional potential is fulfilled. With strong community partnerships and through our high expectations, we empower our students to become responsible and respectful global citizens.

We welcome your inquiries and thank you for your continued support.

In Our Classrooms

District Announcements

  • Park Avenue School PTO Raffle on Sunday 2/19

    The Park Avenue School PTO 5th Grade Class will be holding our first (and hopefully annual) Raffle on Sunday, February 19, 2017.  It is a $5,000 first prize; $1,000 second prize and $500 third prize.  Raffles ONLY cost $50 each.  This also entitles you and a guest to a wonderful buffet dinner from 4p.m. to 6p.m. at  T & J Pizza and Pasta; 10 Pearl Street in Port Chester.  ONLY 300 tickets will be sold.  To purchase a ticket or for information, please

    contact: Raymond Sculky at raysculky@optonline.net or Joan Meixner at joamei@earthlink.net. or Kathy Franceschini at kfranceschini@portchesterschools.org

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • 11th Annual Dodgeball Tournament Friday 1/27

    Come out and have some fun at this years PC Youth Baseball League-sponsored Dodgeball Tournament!   The fun starts at 6pm on Friday Jan. 27 in the PCMS gym.  The attached flyer provides additional information about the tournament and includes a Registration Form for teams.

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Tickets Now on Sale for "School of Rock" / PCMS Auditorium / Thursday 2/2 @ 4pm / Friday 2/3 @ 7pm and Saturday 2/4 @ 7pm

    Don't miss this lively musical, based on the Jack Black film of the same name.  You'll enjoy the original music from the Broadway stage version including the live kids' rock band.  The show is a loving testimony to the transforming power of music.   Tickets are $15 for premium seating, $10 for Adults and $8 for Students and Senior Citizens.  You can purchase tickets online at https://www.showtix4u.com/ and click on "buy tickets" to search for Port Chester Middle School.  If available, tickets will be sold at the door before the performances.  SNOW DATE is Sunday 2/5 @ 2pm.

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Port Chester Youth Baseball League Spring Registration

    It's time to register for the upcoming baseball season.  The attached Registration Form AND Medical Release Form must be completed in their entirety and signed to register for the 2017 season.  Registration deadline is 1/27 and there is a $25 late fee for registrations received after 1/15.  Registrations received after 1/27 are not guaranteed a spot for the 2017 season.  

    Evaluation Sesions are mandatory only for players who are moving up to the next division and players new to PCYBL.  Also, new for this year, a player's baseball age will be determined based on how old they are on 8/31/17.  We are making this change to comply with upcoming changes to how Little League will determine baseball age for various divisions going forward.  For more information visit the PCYBL website:  http://www.portchesterbaseball.com/ 

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Please Sign Our Online Petition to Increase State Aid

    Your advocacy is essential!  Please sign our online petition to Governor Cuomo, Senator Latimer and Assemblyman Otis to restore full aid to our district.  Here's the link to petition in English http://tinyurl.com/gl4k63l     Here's the link to the petition in Spanish http://tinyurl.com/gvg48d3   

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Advocate for More State Aid to our District

    Check out the Advocacy section of our site where you will find links to an online petition and sample letters/emails to State officials.    You'll also see the officials' contact information.  Please make your voice heard in Albany as we head into state budget season.  http://port-chester-public-schools.echalksites.com/advocacy  

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Dental Services Offered at School

    Caring for your teeth and gums is important to overall health.  Enroll your child today by completing a dental services consent form and returning it to the school nurse. Open Door Dental Services are offered conveniently at our schools, including examinations and screenings, x-rays, cleanings, fluoride treatments, sealants, fillings, extractions and other services.  Dental care is offered with no out of pocket costs to children or their parents, no co-pays.  All insurance is accepted.  Uninsured children will receive care.  If you have questions, please call the School Based Health Center Health Advocate:  (914) 406-8211.

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Watch Concerts, BOE Meetings, and School Activities On Demand

    Just follow this link http://tinyurl.com/jtc2pjt to Port Chester School TV  (PCSTV)  and watch on your desktop or mobile device.

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Water Testing Results

    As promised in the letter of 11/4/16,  we have completed all water testing for lead and all necessary remediation has been implemented.  Below you can find the water testing report, dated Nov. 11, 2016,  along with the original parent letter about safe drinking water in our schools

    Port Chester Public Schools
  • Send Our Calendar Events to Your Personal Calendar

    If you use a calendar from Google, Office 365, or Outlook on your desktop or mobile device, you can now subscribe to your school calendar and send its events to your personal calendar software.

     If you have never done this in your calendar, search online for how to import an online calendar to your calendar software using an iCal link.

     Then, just follow these 3 steps:

    1.    On your school home page, scroll down to What’s Happening and click on the icon for the Monthly View

    2.    You’ll now see a “Subscribe” button at the top left of the calendar.  Click on it

    3.    Copy the URL that pops up and paste it into your personal calendar software

    Port Chester Public Schools

What's Happening (Click the Icon to the Right for Monthly View)

  • J Scholastic Book Fair

    @ JFK
    JOHN F. KENNEDY MAGNET SCHOOL
  • J Literacy Night

    @ JFK
    JOHN F. KENNEDY MAGNET SCHOOL
  • J Scholastic Book Fair

    @ ELC
    JOHN F. KENNEDY MAGNET SCHOOL
  • J Literacy Night

    @ ELC
    JOHN F. KENNEDY MAGNET SCHOOL
  • J Scholastic Book Fair

    @ ELC
    JOHN F. KENNEDY MAGNET SCHOOL
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