Big Apple Awards 2023


PS 65 Families,

The Big Apple Awards are an opportunity for you to tell the NYC Department of Education how thankful you are for your child's teacher or a staff member who works at PS 65.  The Big Apple Awards recognizes and celebrates New York City teachers who make positive differences for all the students they teach.  The application is quick, but the appreciation will last a lifetime!

The nomination window is open until February 28, 2023

There are a several ways you can nominate a teacher/staff member by:

  • Submit the teacher's/staff member's name and school to the DOE All Stars website.
    You can also sign in as a Guest - a DOE login is not necessary to nominate a teacher/staff member through the portal.
  • Email with the teacher's/staff member's name and school.

Please support our teachers/staff members by giving them this honorary shout-out!


Questions/Concerns: Please email Ms. Santaliz at