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.

17th Avenue Side
Art Installation

Summer Rising Program at 163

Summer Rising at PS/IS 163 will begin on July 5th and will take place Monday - Thursday from the hours of 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. The FIAO Enrichment Portion of Summer Rising will be from 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Monday-Thursday and 8:00 am - 6:00 pm on Friday.

Students will enter at 109 Bay 14th Street. Site Supervisor: April Brandwein (Supervisor contact: adanks@schools.nyc.gov)

Summer At The Library!

Discover possibility at The New York Public Library this summer with book giveaways, free events and programs for all ages, our all-new Make Waves program for kids and teens, reading recommendations, and much more! Click HERE for more information!

Health and Safety at PS/IS 163

To learn more about how the NYCDOE is working to keep students and staff healthy, please visit the Health and Wellness page on the NYCDOE website: NYCDOE Health and Wellness

PS/IS 163 is committed to being a safe, welcoming, and culturally responsive community that supports the social and 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

NYCDOE Messages For Families

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.

Please click to read:

Dismissal Map

Wishing Everyone a Restful, Safe, and Fun Summer!

 Please scroll down for information on the Summer Rising Program.

For other fun summer activities, events, and meal information, check out the links below!

School will resume on Thursday, September 8, 2022!