Arrival and Dismissal Procedures

Arrival letter

Arrival and Dismissal Policy 15-16


Family Handbook

In accordance with Avonte's Law (Introductory 131-A), all egresses are alarmed.  Families should only be using the Main Entrance and the yard gate to enter and leave the building.  Using any other egress will set off the alarms.  

Let Dollar$ work for PS158

Amazon will donate 6% 
of your purchases. 
Click the link, shop and earn!  

   Earn e-BoxTops. 
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chool ID is: 135539.  
Click, save and earn points!

We earn 10% in rewards at Staples on paper and 2% on all other supplies.  Use School ID: 0023810559 on  or at a store.
 Earn e-points. Set up on, with school ID 1002-1000-1172-493 and your grocery store card(s). Buy groceries and earn Labels.

Clip & Earn

 Box Tops® and 
Campbell’s Labels for Education®
helps us get recess equipment.  Will your class clip the most and win the contests this year?
 Office Depot gives 5% back
Use our school ID 70073987 when shopping at the store, or, enter in the group code box at checkout online.
Today, 8/29/2016
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Daily Announcements

CLUB 158

Fall Semester: September 19th, 2016 to Friday February 3rd, 2016

Online Registration Begins at 8:30pm on Wednesday September 14th, 2016.

Sponsored by the PS 158 Parents’ Association


PS 158 Family Guide

To Purchasing School Supplies

Thank you for all your support and generosity, we are looking forward to a great year!

Please use your child’s 2016-2017 grade and teacher information and follow the instructions below.

Steps to Find Your Child’s Amazon School Lists:

1. Login to your Amazon account (if you do not have an Amazon account, please create a free account)

2. On the top right of the Amazon home screen, select “Lists” and then select “School Lists”

3. Under “Parents” on the left, select “Find School List by School”

4. Type in “PS 158” (there must be a space between “PS” and “158”) and select “Search for School”

5.PS 158 BAYARD TAYLOR SCHOOL” will come up on the bottom of the screen. Then select “View Lists for PS 158 Bayard Taylor” to the right

6. Find your child’s 2016-2017 grade and teacher

7. You will have the option to select your child’s classroom “Supply List” and/or “Wish List.” Please see information below detailing the process for each list ~


See you on September 8th!!

If you need to call the school over the summer, please call Mary Semack, the Parent Coordinator, (212) 744-6562 ext 2102 or email her at  The Main Office is closed and no one is available to answer the phone or retrieve messages.  Thank you.

If you are zoned for and plan to have your child attend PS 158, and have not yet registered your child for the 2016-2017 school year, we will be open for registration:

August 30th and 31st from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

You must being your child(ren) with you when you come to register.

What to Bring -


Free Summer Meals Starts June 29, 2016. Breakfast and lunch continues beyond the scheduled instructional school year from June 29th to September 2nd. Our Summer Meals Program is available at hundreds of public schools, community pool centers, New York City Housing Authority complexes, Libraries, and other locations around the city. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free breakfast or lunch meal to all children 18 years old and under. Please note there is no service on July 4th & July 6th.   
Click here for more information.

School Calendar

To contribute to the Family Giving Fund, go to the PS 158 Parents' Association's Store at
the PS 158 Store

(Both credit cards and debit cards are accepted.  You do NOT need a PayPal account.)

The construction project of Exterior Modernization has begun at PS 158.

The project includes the modernization of masonry, parapets, and windows.