P.S. 173

Star of Queens: Alan Ong, board of directors, Fresh Meadows Homeowners Civic Association
Star of Queens: Alan Ong, board of directors, Fresh Meadows Homeowners Civic Association
News Queens Courier Staff 7/15/2013 at 9:06AM

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Alan Ong has been active in the Queens community for years, serving as the PTA president for P.S. 173 before being appointed by Borough President Helen Marshall to the District 26 Community Education Council. “Even though I stepped down as PTA president, now I can try to effect things on a district level,” [...]

New Playground at P.S. 173
Education & Kids Queens Courier Staff 12/07/2011 at 11:25AM

P.S. 173 unveiled a new playground at a ribbon cutting ceremony on November 20 at the school, located at 174-10 67th Avenue in Fresh Meadows. During the ceremony, students performed demonstrations of yoga, music and chess. The new playground, which took approximately 14 months to build, was designed as a “green space,” and it provides [...]

Secrets to success at P.S. 173
Secrets to success at P.S. 173
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 10/04/2011 at 2:16PM

Newly-minted Blue Ribbon school P.S. 173 follows through on its mantra of growing future leaders. The Fresh Meadows elementary school was honored for being a high performing school on September 15, earning itself the federal government’s prestigious Blue Ribbon award and a brand new banner across the school. According to David Thomas, spokesperson for the [...]