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Afternoon Reading (Tues.) at PS 59 K


Afternoon Reading (Tues.) at PS 59 K

Work with English Language Learning (ELL) students on their language skill after school by reading, playing games, and doing other activities in small groups. Help to provide critical extra time and attention to allow ELL students the opportunity to succeed.

Note: Volunteers are encouraged to sign up for multiple sessions.



PS 59 William Floyd is a Pre-K through 5th grade school located in the heart of Bedford Stuyvesant, serving almost 450 students. The school has recently become a Community School and is committed to ensuring a safe environment where academic excellence is achieved. PS 59 is a longtime partner of New York Cares and takes pride in their unique approach to service in the community as well as arts and revitalization programing.