Public School 38, led by Principal Nichols, is the school which Nate, Francis, Teddy, Gina, Artur, Jenny and a lot of the major characters attend. P.S. 38 is where some of the action takes places in Big Nate. It rivals with Jefferson Middle School.
P.S. 38 is rivals with Jefferson Middle School , another middle school in Big Nate's neighborhood.
P.S. 38 could be based off of a school in New York.