Welcome to PS9
The Sarah Smith Garnet School

Fatimah Ali, Principal

New families, please make sure you have created Konstella and Operoo accounts to receive important updates from the school.

Robots jumping rope. From PS9’s exterior mural.

Admission & Open House Schedule

Pre-K 2022 – 2023

Kindergarten 2022 – 2023
How to Apply

A dancer in a red dress from the PS9 exterior mural.


Meetings & Events
The (Virtual) Nutcracker

A rabbit-like creature emerging from a lotus flower to symbolize community and resilience.


“News from 9”
Letters from Principal Ali
Join Konstella!

The words “Love Yourself” styled in a 60s flower power design. From PS9’s exterior mural.

Health & Wellness

Nutrition & Food Assistance
Social & Emotional Health

Astronaut Mae Jemison in foreground, NASA shuttle in starry space behind, from PS9 exterior mural.

Remote Learning Resources

Digital Tools for Remote Learning
Information from the NYC DOE
Learning Bridges Off-Day Care
Devices from the Department of Education

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