• The Petrides School  
    Educational Excellence for the 21stCentury

    715 Ocean Terrace   Staten Island, New York 10301

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


    Mr. Anthony Tabbitas, High School Assistant Principal

    (718) 815 - 0186

    Extension: 23141





    Program Distribution & Metro cards


    All 2019 - 2020 student programs and Metro Cards

    will be available on September 5 at 7:30 am in our student cafeteria. 





    Portrait Day  


    August Regents Tutoring

    We will be offering Regents tutoring on August 8th

    8:00 am – 10:00 am

    • Global History – Mr. Lezoli
    • ELA – Mr. Lorenzo
    • Algebra I – Ms. Perry
    • Geometry/Algebra II – Khan Academy Online – Mr. Giordano
    • Living Environment – Khan Academy Online -- Mr. Giordano & Ms. Guevara


    10:00 am – 12:00 am

    • U.S. History – Mr. Lezoli
    • ELA – Ms. Lorenzo
    • Algebra I – Ms. Perry
    • Geometry/Algebra II – Khan Academy Online – Ms. Calimano
    • Earth Science & Chemistry – Khan Academy Online - - Ms. Calimano



    All Khan Academy tutoring sessions will be through online instruction. Our teachers will facilitate the instruction with the usage of Khan Academy.  All others topics will be direct instruction.


    Prior to the exams, all students should use Khan Academy free instructional guides at home;



    Keep an eye on our website for any changes to our tutoring schedule.

    Room assignments will be posted in the “B” main lobby the day of tutoring.



    On Monday, Aug 12, 2019 all schools will be closed for Eid al-Adha



    Regent exam schedule

    regents 19

    Earth Science Lab Practical will be administered on August 6. 


    Back to School 

    open house

    Join us for our annual Back to School Night 

    Tuesday, September 3rd from 5:00 - 7:00 pm in the Quad  


    6:00 pm - Parent meeting for parents of Freshman, room B104

    6:30 pm - Parent meeting for parents of Seniors, room B104


    Students will be able to pick up their program and Metro Card




    Summer Informational

    Report Card & Summer School Schedule

    Report cards & summer school schedules are included in the final June packet. Students will receive these packets on June 26th. Packets that are not picked up will be mailed home. Report cards can also be found on Pupilpath. In most cases, students who have previously failed a course will be scheduled for summer school. Please contact Mr. Tabbitas or Ms. Troost regarding summer school schedules; atabbit@schools.nyc.gov or jtroost@schools.nyc.gov 


    August Regents Invitations

    Students that have previously failed a Regents exam will be scheduled for a retake during the August testing administration. Invitations will be mailed during the first week of August. If you do not receive an invitation by August 9th and believe you should be scheduled to retake an exam, you must contact Mt. Tabbitas at atabbit@schools.nyc.gov. Regent exams will be administered on August 13th & 14th

    August Regents Tutoring


    *We will be offering Regents tutoring on August 8 from 8 am – 12 pm. Please keep an eye on our website for updates to the schedule. 


    Freshman Summer Seminar

    During this three day seminar, on August 6, 7 and 8 from 9:00 – 12:00, 9th grade students will be emerged in what they could expect in their next four years of school.  Activities will allow all 2019 9th graders to improve their organization skills, team build, understand our unique scheduling format, and create their 2019-2020 program.  

    Students must RSVP to atabbit@schools.nyc.gov before July 1st






    Applications for 2019 -2020 National Honor Society

    are now available 

    NHS cover letter

    NHS Application


    Applications must be completed by November 7, 2019




    August Regents Invitations

    Will be mailed the week of August 1st 


    All testing information can also be found on PupilPath





    Freshman Summer Seminar


    Students entering 9th grade in 2019 are invited to join our Freshman Summer Seminar. 

    Dates: August 6, 7 & 8

    Time: 9am to 12:00pm

    Location: Petrides B Building

    Students who join us will get a better understanding of the high school experience. During this three day Seminar, students will be emerged in what they could expect in their next four years of school.

    Activities will allow you to:

    • Improve your organization skills
    • Team build
    • Understand our unique scheduling format
    • Create your 2019-2020 program
    • Learn what Petrides has to offer

    And much more


    If you are interested you must RSVP by July 1, 2019

    Please email Mr. Tabbitas at







    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






      Fall Season Is Almost 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 as well as a tryout. 

    All teams follow the PSAL Student-Athlete Eligibility Rules and Regulations. For more information visit PSAL RULES OF ELIGIBILITY


    Baseball Boys Varsity Anthony Hillery
    Basketball Boys Jr. Varsity Christian Ferri
    Basketball Boys Varsity Nick Lezoli
    Basketball Girls Jr. Varsity Tony D'Alessandro
    Basketball Girls Varsity Jennifer Delahanty
    Bowling Boys Varsity Philip Gagliano
    Bowling Girls Varsity Tenaya Perry-Tomblin
    Cross Country Boys Nick Lezoli
    Cross Country Girls Nick Lezoli
    Fencing Boys Varsity John Cucuzza
    Football Boys Jr. Varsity Tony D'Alessandro
    Football Boys Varsity David Olah
    Asst.Coach: charles hoffman
    Golf Coed Varsity Michael Duffy
    Golf Girls Varsity Daniel Lanigan
    Handball Boys Varsity Joseph Del Re
    Indoor Track Boys Aimee Dalton
    Indoor Track Girls Aimee Dalton
    Lacrosse Girls Varsity Jennifer Delahanty
    Outdoor Track Boys Aimee Dalton
    Outdoor Track Girls Aimee Dalton
    Soccer Boys Varsity Joseph Del Re
    Soccer Girls Varsity Kimberly Caccese
    Softball Girls Varsity Victoria Kyle
    Swimming Boys Varsity Joseph Picca
    Swimming Girls Varsity Joseph Picca
    Tennis Boys Varsity Nick Lezoli
    Volleyball Girls Varsity Aimee Dalton
    Wrestling Boys Varsity David Olah

    Students should contact Mr Duffy, MDuffy4@schools.nyc.gov our Athletic Director for more details.




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









    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