Letter from the Chancellor

Waterside and the NYC DOE is committed to ensuring that immigrant students and families feel safe and welcomed in our school environment! Please click to see the letter from the Chancellor reminding families of our commitment to them and of the policies that we have put in place to protect immigrant parents and students. 

Click the link below for an important document, titled “Protections for Immigrant Families” that details the many ways in which NYCDOE and the City of New York strive to welcome and protect our immigrant families.


 Contact the school immediately if you have any concerns or need support!

WSL Supply List!

BE PREPARED!    Click Here for the needed supplies for the 2019-20 School Year!

 WSL Supply List 2019.pdf 

Summer 2019 Work

Click below to download copies of your summer work! Due on the first day of school!  

New 6th Graders:

Going to 7th Grade:

Going to 8th Grade:

Summer BOOKS!

Purchase the Summer Reading Book or you can click below for a free copy!

For new 6th graders:  Maniac Magee PDF.pdf 

For incoming 7th Graders:  the-outsiders_se_hinton.pdf 

For incoming 8th Graders:  All_American_Boys_-_Jason_Reynolds.pdf 


Upcoming Events!

September Events/ Dates: 

9/5/19: Scholars return to school on September 5th at 8:10am sharp!  

9/19/19:  Curriculum Night! 5:30pm






Welcome to Waterside!

Waterside Wins NYC video contest!

See it here:  https://youtu.be/YFT0GgCIhXE 

As part of its campaign to Build Respect, Acceptance and Voice through Education, the United Federation of Teachers’ BRAVE Program conducted a video contest to celebrate the diverse city of New York and its public schools.   After review of the video entries, The United Federation of Teachers BRAVE Program named The Waterside School for Leadership is the WINNER of the 2016-17 BRAVE Video Contest.

Waterside scholars, under the direction of SONYC afterschool program submitted a video called Rockaside Bravery. 

Waterside Celebrates College Day!

Waterside Family Handbook

Click below for a copy of the Waterside Handbook for families and scholars.

 WSL Family Handbook 2017-18_revised 11 22 17.pdf 

Cell Phone Policy:   WSL cell phone policy.pdf 


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Hours of Operation

8:10 am to 2:30 pm

Breakfast from 7:40am 

SONYC Afterschool (CCNY)

until 5:30pm 

Academic Resources

Our scholars have passwords to the following sites for additional support:

Reading:  www.myon.com

Math: www.ixl.com 

"We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact our Parent Coordinator to request assistance."

Waterside is a school with "Respect for All"!  If you have questions regarding this, please contact out Respect for All liaison, Ms. Abel-Fuller (Guidance Counselor).