The local schools join dozens of others across the five boroughs that volunteers will spruce up.
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., participants will paint murals on playgrounds and throughout indoor hallways, plant bulbs, update school yards with fresh line games, organize classrooms and lead sports clinics for students to participate in.
Additional sites across Brooklyn will also see improvements, including P.S. 243, P.S. 81, M.S. 354, P.S. 289, P.S. 137, P.S. 616, P.S. 59, P.S. 3, P.S. 734 and P.S. 21 in Bed-Stuy.
P.S. 12 in Bed-Stuy will receive special attention, including a visit from Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, New York City School’s Chancellor Dennis Walcott and New York Cares Executive Director Gary Bagley, who will be joined by 100 volunteers.
To volunteer this Saturday, register at the New York Cares website.