Ms. Jenny Luo is the Parent Coordinator for JHS 185, and may be reached at (718) 445-3232 ext 1306 – Email:

What’s Happening

School Community Resource Library
The resources in this virtual library help families, school staff and others stay informed and involved by explaining programs and policies in our schools.

New York Immigration Coalition’s Parent Guide to College
“Your Children Can Go to College…Yes They Can!” was developed by the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC) to help immigrant parents understand the college readiness process and begin to help their children prepare for college. The NYIC college guide provides immigrant parents an easy-to-read entry point.
• Download a flyer on deferred action in ChineseEnglish, and Spanish.
• A promotional flyer is also available in ChineseEnglish, and Spanish.

Pre-K Admissions for the 2017-2018 Year
Your child can attend a pre-K program in the 2017-2018 school year if he or she was born in 2013 and lives in New York City. The application period is now over, but you can contact pre-K programs directly to find out if they still have seats available.

YMCA New Americans Welcome Center
The YMCA of Greater New York is committed to serving the immigrant population of the City, and, in response to their needs, has opened New Americans Welcome Centers to help immigrants achieve literacy, cultural competence, and self-sufficiency.For more information on their services, please visit their website: