• Regents Chemistry
    As a prerequisite for admission to the Physical Setting/Chemistry Regents Examination, students must have successfully completed 1200 minutes of laboratory experience.
    A copy of the course contract. flinn safety contract and lab minutes contract can be found below:
    You will receive a copy of all contracts in class. All contracts must be signed and returned by the assigned date in order to conduct laboratory experiments in Chemistry.
    Click below to view the required laboratory safety video:
    The following worksheet should be completed while viewing the lab safety video in class. A lab entrance exam will be taken sometime after viewing the video. If absent the day the video is viewed it will be your responsibility to watch the video on your own and complete the worksheet to prepare for the lab entrance exam.


    1. The Atom
    2. The Periodic Table
    3. Physical Behavior of Matter
       (Matter, Energy, Gases)
    4. Bonding
    5. Nuclear Chemistry
    6. Formulas and Equations
    7. The Mathematics of Formulas and Equations
    8. Solutions
    9. Kinetics and Equilibrium
    10. Oxidation – Reduction
    11. Acids, Bases and Salts
    12. Organic Chemistry
  • Grading Policy

    • Tests and Quizzes: 85%
    • Homework: 5%
    • Experimental Activities: 10%
    Textbook: World of Chemistry
    by Zumdahl
    ISBN# 0-618-13496-4
  • Contact
    • Phone Number: 
    • 516-478-2537
    • Email: piersaa@gardencity.k12.ny.us

    Mrs. Piersa

    • Friday morning
    • 7:00 AM
    • Room 203

    Ms. Colwell 

    • Tuesday morning
    • 7:00 AM
    • Room 126