For our 2014-15 school year, our PARP theme will be "A "Minion" Reasons To Read!" PARP runs from October 1st through May 31st. Parents, please make sure your child is reading every night and you are signing their PARP calendar. Our Open House will be on Tuesday , September 9th. Parent-Teacher Conferences will be on October 9th, October 21st, November 20th and December 3, 2014. Please contact your child's teacher to make an appointment.
Lee Avenue launched its first ever newsletter last year. Mrs. DeRosa, school editor, will once again work with students on different articles that incorporate common core based activities that students are participating in monthly. Selected fourth and fifth grade students each month will have an opportunity to write news articles.
The Meadowbrook Women's Initiative (NWI) sponsored an essay contest and invited students in grades four and five to participate. This year's topic was: "Making My Community A Better Place..." Christopher S., fourth grade student in Mrs. Brinkmann's class, placed 3rd in the essay contest. Congratulations Christopher!
Students in grades 1-5 participated in the World Food Day Essay Contest. Students in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk County participated in the essay contest. The topic was: How Can We Inspire People to Stop World Hunger? Vanessa P. in second grade received Honorable Mention. Congratulations Vanessa!
During EXPO Night the RISE students presented their Science Fair projects. Then parents had an opportunity to visit the classrooms to see all the wonderful projects their child has been working on throughout the year. Also, students had an opportunity to participate in "Kid Vote."
Fourth Grade students participated in a national math competition titled Noetic Learning Math Contest (NLMC). The purpose of the contest is to inspire young students' interest in math and convey the message, "It is COOL to be good at math!" Congratulations to our winner Ojas!
New York State Assessment Information
Your child’s grade 3rd through 8th grade NYS Assessment results are available in the PowerSchool Parent Portal. Individual Student Reports (ISR’s) with more detailed results will be mailed home once the district receives them from the New York State Education Department.
To find out how to set up your parent portal account click here. Or contact the main office at your child’s school
Parties should contact:
John O’Brien, District Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than Friday, Sept. 5, 2014.
Committees currently meet once a month on Wednesday evenings.
8:45 AM - 3:25 PM First Day of School