Staff & Students

Who We Are

About the PS132M Community – Relationships are at the core of our community. Our teachers believe in the power of developing trusting relationships with students and their families. Our team encourages students to take action, to make a difference as the leaders, problem-solvers, advocates and innovators of our global community. School leaders are immersed in the day-to-day life of the school and richly engaged by students.

Only the BEst

We Know How to Make Learning Fun For Kids

We work directly with teachers, parents, and students to get input on how to make learning fun and exciting for our students. 

Through our instructional leadership team, principal advisory council, and school leadership team we design learning opportunities and identify partnerships that provide real-world application to their daily learning experiences.

 

 

Our Teachers

Best of the Best

Take a look at our staff that are making an impact by developing innovative curriculum, thoughtfully engaging with their students, and finding opportunities to connect education to the world outside the classroom.

MS. O'NEIL

MS. O'NEIL

Assistant Principal

My Name is Phyllis O’neil and I’m the assistant Principal, P.S.132 is a place where parents become family and students become leaders – I hope that you join our family soon!

MR. SOSA

MR. SOSA

Teacher

My name is Mr. Sosa and I’m a teacher here and I would like to welcome you – PS132 is a great place! I’ve been part of the family for about 11 years and I can definitely tell you that this is a building where I feel safe both as a professional and as a parent.

JANE DOE

JANE DOE

Admin

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Our Staff

Best of the Best

Take a look at our staff that are making an impact by developing innovative curriculum, thoughtfully engaging with their students, and finding opportunities to connect education to the world outside the classroom.

My Name is Phyllis O’Neil and I’m the assistant Principal, P.S.132 is a place where parents become family and students become leaders – I hope that you join our family soon!

MS. O'NEIL

Assistant Principal

My name is Mr. Sosa and I’m a teacher here and I would like to welcome you – PS132 is a great place! I’ve been part of the family for about 11 years and I can definitely tell you that this is a building where I feel safe both as a professional and as a parent.

MR. SOSA

Teacher

Hi!, My name is Wanda and I’m the Parent Coordinator here at P.S.132 I’m here to assist and support all of the families and look forward to seeing you very soon!

MS. GUTIERREZ

Parent Coordinator

What do

Students Think?

Check out what some of P.S.132m’s students think about their school!

My favorite thing about this school is that there are awesome teachers and I feel safe!

Ashley

4th Grader

My favorite thing about this school is when you wake up and dont wanna get out of bed and as soon as you get to school and you start doing the work you get so excited then after a few minutes you get REALLY REALLY excited and before you know it its the end of the day!

Jondel

4th Grader

I love all the friends I made at P.S.132m, my teachers are the best and its always a blast!

Gabriel

4th Grader

Our amazing

Partnerships

Our motto is one team, one dream. Working together with families, community partners, and our district, we create customized strategies that help our students and educators thrive. We believe integrating the arts in every classroom disrupts the status quo, engages students, and boosts academic outcomes.

Urban Arts Partnership

Urban Arts Partnership

Our UAP partnership is our  community based organization. Their programming  supports mental health, expanded learning time, and family and community engagement.

CC/Alianza

CC/Alianza

CC/Alianza is our after school provider. They provide after school programming for our students in person and remotely. They collaborate on major school-wide initiatives including our JPD Cares initiative (laundry room,  care packages with clothing and school supplies, wellness packages with toiletries and other essentials).

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Dancing Classrooms

Dancing Classrooms

We partner with dancing classrooms to provide a Dancing Classrooms residency where Teaching Artists and teachers create environments and model behaviors that offer young people a place to thrive and engage in the joy, discipline and teamwork of social dance.We partner with dancing classrooms to provide a Dancing Classrooms residency where Teaching Artists and teachers create environments and model behaviors that offer young people a place to thrive and engage in the joy, discipline and teamwork of social dance.

Dominican Writers

Dominican Writers

Through our partnership with Dominican Writers, we host a storytime reading program with various children’s book authors. Our goal is to expose students to diverse books by exposing them to authors and offering them programming where they can read and write their own stories.

New York Presbyterian

New York Presbyterian

We offer onsite mental health support through our partnership with NYP.

Brain Power Wellness

Brain Power Wellness

Brain Power Wellness teaches physical exercises, mental brain breaks, mindfulness practices, and social emotional wellness strategies that support a positive classroom atmosphere. 

Wellness In The Schools

Wellness In The Schools

Our partnership with Wellness in the schools supports our wellness initiatives by: 

  • A bilingual chef hosts weekly cooking/nutrition classes for our students. The chef teaches students healthy eating habits and the nutritional value of various foods. While the meal cooks, a fitness coach engages students in physical movement and activities 

Chef hosts family nights so that families can learn healthy eating habits and cook together. All recipes are shared in English & Spanish.

Community-Word Project

Community-Word Project

Our partnership with community word allows us to provide enrichment classes for our students. Two teaching artists (dance and visual arts) help our students develop language skills while exposing them to diverse cultures experiences.

Generation Ready

Generation Ready

Our partnership with Generation Ready supports math instruction in our school. Our consultant began her work with us as part of the Algebra-for- All initiative in the fall of 2019. She continues to support teachers in each grade, providing them with strategies, resources, and teaching practices that help students acquire deep conceptual knowledge.

The Teachers College Reading & Writing Project

The Teachers College Reading & Writing Project

Our school partners with TCRWP to provide our students with reading and writing instruction that is student centered.  Through research and curriculum development, TCRWP’s goal is to provide all students with opportunities for powerful and joyful engagement with literacy. We believe that together, our work centers on young people working with agency, learning skills in phonics, comprehension, and the craft of writing, transferring their learning across the curriculum and throughout their lives.

Counseling In Schools

Counseling In Schools

Our partnership with community word allows us to provide enrichment classes for our students. Two teaching artists (dance and visual arts) help our students develop language skills while exposing them to diverse cultures experiences.

Get In Touch

Location: 185 Wadsworth Ave
New York, NY 10033

Telephone: (212) 927-7857

Email: info@ps132m.org

Hours: M-F: 8:40 AM- 3:00 PM