Family Communication at PS 503 (Archive)

Letter from the Chancellor: Important Deadlines

Please see this letter from Chancellor Porter about important deadlines regarding the Blended Learning Opt-in window, Kindergarten Gifted & Talented, & PreK Registrations.

SLT Meetings Agenda & Minutes – Tuesday, March 23

Here is a document for all SLT Meeting Agendas & Minutes for 2020-2021 meetings.

PS 503 Virtual PTA Meeting , Wednesday, March 17

Thank you to staff and families who attended the virtual PTA Meeting on March 17, 2021. Below is the Principal’s Report for your reference.

FREE Child Mind Institute Caregiver Workshops in SPANISH

The Child Mind Institute’s School and Community Programs team would like to invite Spanish-speaking families to join us for our upcoming Caregiver Support Series. Each 60-minute workshop will be delivered in Spanish and available at no cost to NYC DOE caregivers. 

  • Mindful Parenting | March 17th, 2021 | 5:00pm
  • Supporting Your Child in Virtual Learning | March 18th, 2021 | 5:30pm
  • Managing Caregiver Stress | March 25th, 2021 | 5:30pm

Citywide Council on ELLs and Special Education Meeting

The Citywide Council on English Language Learners and Citywide Council on Special Education are hosting a virtual meeting for school communities on Thursday, March 18 at 6pm. See this flyer for registration information.

Community Education Council Seat

The deadline to apply for a seat on an Education Council has been extended to 11:59PM, March 4. Apply now for a seat on a Community or Citywide Education Council! Applying is fast and easy. Simply log into your NYC Schools Account at to get started.

PTA Elections

Thank you to all the families who attended the PTA meeting last night! We have elected new officers to the PTA Executive Board. The officers are as follows: 

  • President – Ana Maria Aguilar
  • Vice President – Crystal Rosario
  • Secretary – Jenny Santin
  • Treasurer – Jasmine Franco

Congratulations to them and we look forward to working with them to support our families! To contact the PTA Executive Board, please email