Joseph H. Brensinger Elementary School, PS #17 Home

Recent News

Our Google Guru and Teachers on Call will be available every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5:00pm-6:00pm beginning October 13, 2020 through February 2, 2021.
Please be reminded that all necessary immunizations required by the State Health Department must be completed by October 28, 2020
Each academic year, the exemplary work of our Art Specialists and their students is showcased at the Central Office Exhibit. This year, we are also sharing the exhibit virtually for our extended JCPS community to enjoy.
Congratulations to all our students who were selected as September Eagles of the month for all of their hard work during remote learning.


Mission Statement

As a BRENSINGER EAGLE, I pledge to encourage others and act with integrity.
I will make no excuses and be responsible for my own actions.
I will always be respectful and take pride in my community.
I promise to be myself, follow my dreams and always do my best.
I am a BRENSINGER EAGLE, proud, willing and ready to soar!

About Us

  • PS 17 was awarded the Porticus Grant which consists of a tri-state alliance of 18 schools working together for school improvement through character education.
  • Recipients of multiple Promising Practice Awards including Ted Ed, Parents as Partners, Peer Mediation and Mosaic Social and Emotional Learning
  • National Division 2019 Flag Football Champions