The Judge Charles J. Vallone School

      23-70 31st Street, Astoria, NY 11105

      Telephone: 718-278-3630 Fax: 718-278-8312

      Ann Gordon-Chang, Principal     Maria Samolis, Assistant Principal




Pre-Kindergarten Admissions

Kindergarten Admissions


Elementary School Admissions


Middle School Admissions


Registration Information

School Health &

Medical Requirements


Common Core Learning Standards

Ms.Stoupakis' Science Website


Click here to log on to Skedula for your child's updated grades

New Students


Serious Fun Afterschool at PS85Q


Parents' Association of PS85Q website


Home Mission Statement School Information CCLS Calendars Gifted/Talented G&T Open House Learning Guides K-5 ELL VIDEO Discipline Code NYS Testing Homework Help Dept. of Ed. Links Lunch Forms Food Menus Update your Email NYC Resources


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Grades 3-5 only! Track your child's progress on the ELA & Math predictive assessments.


The user ID is your child's first and last name altogether  in lowercase.

The password is your child's ID #

Log on to ARIS Parent Link

by clicking here

to view your child's attendance record as well as the

New York State English Language Arts (ELA) &

Mathematics Scores

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“The mandatory uniform policy is intended to promote a more effective learning climate; foster school unity and pride; improve student performance; foster self esteem; eliminate label competition; simplify dressing and minimize costs to parents, teach children appropriate dress and decorum in their “work”; and help improve student conduct and discipline” School Uniform Letter

Transportation Information


Click here to look up your child's Transportation Information

Under Student Transportation Information, enter your child's ID and Education Type (General Ed. or Special Ed.) and click go.

General Education Bus Eligibility click here

Kindergarten Admissions Update

The kindergarten application for the 2014-15 school year will open in January. If your child was born in 2009, you can apply to kindergarten from January 13 to February 14, 2014.

For the first time ever, you can apply using a single application called Kindergarten Connect. Kindergarten Connect is designed to make applying to schools easier. Watch the video to learn more.


Below is the orientation video for parents and families of English Language Learners in 13 languages: Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Polish, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu. Please scroll through (using the 'Next' and 'Prev' buttons) to find the video in the appropriate language.
Parent Orientation Video

Parent Survey & Program Selection Form

The Parent Survey and Program Selection Form provides parents and families with the option of choosing the most appropriate program model for their child. Please note that at this time, we only have the Freestanding English as a Second Language Program (ESL)  

at PS85.

Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, French,

Haitian Creole, Hindi, Korean, Polish, Punjabi,

Russian, Spanish, Urdu


This site was last updated 05/30/14. Website designed and maintained by Laura Arcos.

For questions or concerns, please call 718-278-3630 Ext. 1611 or email