PS 254 Dag Hammarskjold School Home

5th grade mural
Be Safe, Respectful, 
Responsible and Caring…
It’s the 254 Way!

Who We Are

We have a very culturally diverse community.  We always invite and encourage our community to participate in many school events.  Such as... October Fest, chorus concerts, our community garden, use of our beautiful playground and other activities through the year!
  • Our new building extension, opening September 2022, will include 16 new classrooms, a STEM lab, and a gymatorium!
  • Our diverse student population speaks up to 15 different languages!
  • Our extensive arts program includes partnerships with Empower thru Music, Studio in a School, Marquis Studio and Puppetry in Practice!
  • Our school is committed to having 1:1 devices for each and every student!

News & Announcements


Pivot to Remote Practice Day

Tuesday December 5

Pivot to Remote PRACTICE Day

All students MUST come to school with their device fully charged!

See attached letter from Mr. Norton
Toys for Tots

Toys For Tots


Please bring a NEW, UNWRAPPED toy as your donation for families who would otherwise do without this Holiday Season.

Every toy matters, small or large for boys or girls.

*Collection box is by the security desk at the main entrance*
Climate Action Day

Climate Action Day

On Wednesday, December 6, all NYC Public Schools will engage in the first of four Climate Action Days focusing on Energy.




P.S. 254 strives to provide all students with a secure, nurturing, and stimulating environment in which they can grow academically and socially. We are dedicated to establishing high standards, as well as an appreciation of the cultural diversity of our school community. 


Our goal is to support our students on the road to becoming caring and productive citizens in the future.