Welcome to The Bath Beach School!

Mr. Jared Shapiro, Principal
Mrs. April Brandwein, Assistant Principal
Mrs. Samantha Wong-Premmana, Assistant Principal

Our primary mission is to educate, motivate, and nurture students in a collaborative learning environment. A strong home-school partnership ensures success and encourages a love of learning, so that each child flourishes and develops the skills necessary to become a life long learner and a productive citizen.

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High School Application Information

Visit our High School Information Page for updates. For complete details and exact dates, visit the DOE Website.

Middle School Application Information

For complete details and dates of events, please visit the DOE Website for more information.

Learning at PS/IS 163

Please be sure to read the DOE Homecoming Health and Safety Guide.

Some of the safety precautions that are in place this school year are:

  • Face Masks: Staff and students must wear masks while on school grounds.

  • Daily Health Screening: Staff and students must complete the daily screening.

  • Covid-19 Testing: It is important that you provide consent for your child to participate in the in-school Covid-19 testing program. Please click the link below to fill out the form.

Updates From Chancellor David Banks

PS/IS 163 is committed to being a safe, welcoming, and culturally responsive community that supports the social-emotional health of all of our students. We promote and advocate for a positive school climate and environment for the members of the PS/IS 163 family and beyond. At PS/IS 163, we always place diversity, equity, and inclusion at the forefront of our school philosophy. 

For some helpful NYCDOE resources that are great for discussions at home with your children, please visit schools.nyc.gov/togetherforjustice

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Student Arrival and Dismissal 

Student Hours: 8:20 am - 2:40 pm

  • Grades K-2 Bay 14th Street yard for arrival and dismissal.

  • Grades 3-5 17th Avenue entrance for arrival and dismissal.

  • Grades 6-8 Bay 14th Street entrance for arrival and dismissal.

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Dismissal Map

163STRONG! Together we can do ANYTHING!!!