John H. Finley  
PS/MS 129M 

Excellence without Excuses

Above: John H Finley participating in the ribbon cutting with city councilman, Bill Perkins and the City Gardens Club of NYC at Morningside Pond to celebrate the 100th Centennial of the establishment of the club. These students read a poem to the entire audience!

Bright Smiles, Bright Futures event: 

Brush your teeth for 2 minutes twice a day!

Students get up close and personal with Metropolitan Riveters

This is what 120 Metropolitan Riveters' tickets look like!

John H Finley would like to thank founder and commissioner Dani Rylan for her generosity. The entire school will be headed to the Prudential Center October 28th for a 1:30 PM games versus the Boston Pride!  

Harrison Browne takes time out to give back. 

Students reached out for autographs and questions as Harrison meandered the school auditorium to try to give attention to as many students as possible. 

Alexa Gruschow inspires young girls at John H. Finley to be tomorrow leaders!

Alexa is a professional women's ice hockey player for the Metropolitan Riveters. That's right she gets paid to play! 

Jenny Ryan takes a selfie with Ps 129 Students

Jenny answered students' questions, and of course, even took a selfie!

Riveter Event Photo Gallery
from PS 129 to the Prudential Center

Red Ribbon Week School Wide Pledge:

Upper Elementary Currently participates in the ESSL Basketball League. This year we added Soccer! What sport will we add next?!

Above: In science unit, Variables, students build planes!

New for 2017-2018

Grade 5 will participate in Global Scholars  2018 

Updated Next Generation Learning Standards:

We will participate in many of the same exciting activities we always have like:
  • Peace by Peace
  • Broadway Playhouse
  • My Plate
  • Lyric Writing and much, much, more...

2015-2017 photo Gallery