• The Petrides School  
    Educational Excellence for the 21stCentury

    715 Ocean Terrace   Staten Island, New York 10301

    Telephone (718) 815 – 0186  Fax (718) 815 – 9538

    Joanne Buckheit, Principal                                 Anthony Tabbitas, Assistant Principal


    Mr. Anthony Tabbitas, High School Assistant Principal

    (718) 815 - 0186

    Extension: 23141







    College Now spring Registration will be held the first week of December; Monday, December 3 through Friday, December 7 at the CSI campus in the CollegeNow office in building 1A room 208.


    A link to the Spring 2019 student application can be found here. Students can also pick up an application in Mr. Tabbitas' office. Completed applications will be accepted anytime during the registration period from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.


    Please note the new immunization policy requires a copy of the immunization record for each applicant but does not require a doctors signature. In addition to the completed application, students should bring the appropriate documentation (copy of social security card, copy of unofficial transcript, immunization record). Applications cannot be processed without all necessary documentation.


    All students must meet the prerequists requirements prior to applying.

    CSI College Now is a nationally recognized school-to-college partnership between The College of Staten Island, New York, a branch of the City University of New York (CUNY), and the Petrides school.  The program offers rigorous freshman-level college credit and developmental coursework without cost to high school juniors and seniors on the campus of CSI.

    This course is open to high school juniors and seniors who meet prerequisite requirements and is free.

    To register return the completed applications to the College Now office, building 1A, room 208






    High School Newsletter








    National Honor Society 

     School Tutoring Service


    All grades in all subject areas



    Day Time Location
    Monday 1:30 - 2:20 B57
    Tuesday       1:30 - 2:20   


    Wednesday    1:30 - 2:30  


    Thursday    1:30 - 2:30




    Registrants will be matched to NHS tutors according to subject area and availability

    See Ms. Salem for additional day & times




    High School Student Support Center


    Students in need of additional academic support can visit our Student Support Center. During lunch or a free period students can visit B130 to utilize a computer for school work or seek assistance from one of our available teachers. This is a wonderful opportunity for students who seek additional help in any of their subjects.



    Free - Online Tutoring

    with Khan Academy






      Winter Season Is Here


    All of our teams are looking for participants. If your child is interested in joining a team, have them speak to the coach. All sports require a medical and parental consent to tryout. All teams follow the PSAL Student-Althlete Eligibility Rules and Regulations. For more information visit PSAL RULES OF ELIGIBILITY


    Students should see Mr. Duffy for more details.


    Boys Varsity & Junior Varsity  Basketball

    Girls Varsity & Junior Varsity Basketball

    Varsity Boys & Girls Indoor Track

    Varsity Boys Swimming

    Varsity Boys Wrestling




    Parents should contact Mr. Doctor for Pupil Path information. adoctor2@schools.nyc.gov 




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    Volunteer Opportunities
    Checkout the updates for volunteer opportunities in the community 







    Parents of HS Seniors planning on attending a CUNY,


    Students planning on planning on attending a CUNY in September and are not considered college ready must improve their Regents scores or pass a CUNY ACCUPLACER.



    Students can demonstrate that they meet the University’s college readiness requirements based on their SAT, ACT, or NY State Regents test scores:

    Reading And Writing

    Students may meet the college readiness requirement in reading and writing by documenting any one of the following:

    • SAT I Verbal score of 480 or higher or SAT Critical Reading score of 480 or higher or SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing (EBRW) section score of 480 or higher
    • ACT English score of 20 or higher
    • NY State English Regents score of 75 or higherStudents may meet the college readiness requirement in mathematics by documenting any one of the following:
    • Mathematics
    • SAT Math score of 500 or higher
    • SAT Math Section (exam date March 2016 and thereafter), score of 530 or higher
    • ACT Math score of 21 or higher
    • NY State Regents:
      • Common Core Regents: Score of 70 or higher in Algebra I or a score of 70 or higher in Geometry or a score of 65 or higher in Algebra 2.
      • Score of 80 or higher in Integrated Algebra or Geometry or Algebra 2/Trigonometry AND successful completion of the Algebra 2/Trigonometry or higher-level course.
      • Score of 75 or higher in one of the following:
        • Math A or Math B
        • Sequential II or Sequential III    If you have any questions regarding your child high school transcript or if they are considered college ready, please contact Ms. Dennison, Ms. Troost or Mr. Tabbitas at 718-815-0186.
    • For more information, check out the following websites