Welcome to PS 32's website!
Contact Information

Main Office  
(718) 984-1688

Main Office Fax Number
(718) 227-5736

School Nurse 
 (718) 227-9786 

PTA Office  
(718) 605-1241

Parent Coordinator
(718) 984-1688

School Assessment Team (718) 948-8010

Principal: 

Nancy Spataro

Assistant Principals:

Jodi Rosenberg

Evy Schultz

Jennifer Doren


PS 032 - The Giffords School
232 Barlow Avenue, Staten Island, New York 10308
Phone: 718-984-1688


To access the BOE School Food website please click on the lunch bag icon.  

To access this month's lunch menu please click here.
ARIS (Achievement Reporting Innovation System) is a wonderful tool which gives families achievement data about their children and school.  Please click on above aris icon and log onto www.arisnyc.org with your child's username and password to view this information.
Click here to find out about some of the many extra programs, celebrations and events
in which the students participate.


2014 - 2015 Lunch Forms
Get a head start on the 2014 - 2015 School Year by filling out your school lunch form online. Please click the link below.
Text Messages

Pre - K                                                     2nd Grade

Kindergarten                                         3rd Grade

1st grade                                                4th Grade
                                   5th Grade

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November 2014

         Tuesday Nov. 4th          Election Day           Students Not In Attendance                                                                            
         Thursday Nov. 6th                                        Assembly - All Grades 
                                                                             Wear Sneakers

         Friday Nov. 7th              8:45 A.M                Executive & General P.T.A Meeting

                                      School Spirit Friday       Wear Red, White & Blue for                                                                                         Election Day

        Tuesday Nov. 11th       Veteran's Day              School Closed


        Wednesday Nov. 12th        8:30 A.M               Pre - K & Kindergarten
                                                                              Parent Workshop

         Thursday Nov. 13th                                       11:20 A.M. Dismissal for Students 
                                                                              Parent Teacher Conferences

                                              4:30 - 7:30 P.M         Vendor Night 
                                                                                                        (see PTA page for details)

         Friday Nov. 14th          School Spirit Friday   Wear a Football Shirt


         Week of Nov. 17           8:30 - 10:00 A.M.        Open School Week

                                     Open School Week Schedule 

        Monday Nov. 17th                                         Pre-K, Kindergarten & Class 240
        Tuesday Nov. 18th                                         1st Grade
        Wednesday Nov. 19th                                    2nd Grade & Class 210
        Thursday Nov. 20th                                        3rd Grade
        Friday Nov. 21st                                             4th Grade, 5th Grade &
                                                                              Classes 340 & 341         

        Thursday Nov. 20th                                        Pre - K Non - Attendance Day


        Friday Nov. 21st           School Spirit Friday  Let's Wear Sweats


        Wednesday Nov. 26th         8:30 A.M             Parent Workshop - Ready Gen


       Thursday & Friday Nov. 27 & 28 Happy Thanksgiving - School Closed

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For information about bus service, please click here.