PAS Announcements

  Strive for Excellence Every Day in Every Way!

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October 2014 Events

Practice for the NJ State PARCC Tests
Understand the Design of the PARCC Assessments

PARCC Practice Tests &  PARCC Games

Daily Announcements


Message from Our Superintendent
School and public health officials work together to protect the health and safety of all students and staff. Take a moment to review this message from our Superintendent about the Enterovirus (EV-D-68).

District Perfect Attendance
For 2013-2014

Parent Corner

Upcoming Parent Center Workshops
October 2014
 October 22
 How to Help Your Struggling Learner to Succeed
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

 October 23
 Positive Behavior Supports at Home: ALL AGES
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

 October 29
 Halloween Safety Tips for Adults
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

 November 2014
 November 4
 Discipline 101 with Dr. Wells - A Parent Workshop
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

 November 13
 Anxious Kids No More with Ronee Groff
10:30 am - 11:30 am

 November 20
 Parent Action Council Meeting
8:45 am - 9:45 am

 November 20
 Parent Consultations with Ronee Groff
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

 November 25
 Internet Safety & Your Child For Parents
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

PAS Parent Handbook

You may download the PAS Parent Handbook here.

As a parent, you need to stay informed about internet safety.  Visit NetSmartz for Parents to help you make smart decisions for your family.

You may also want to check out A Parent's Guide to 21st Century Learning from Edutopia.  See how you can team with teachers for your child's best school year yet!

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For The Pennsylvania Ave School 
201 North Pennsylvania Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Sarah King District Coordinator sking@acboe.org 
Mitea Lakins Anti-Bullying Specialist mlakins@acboe.org
Kathy Lewis Anti-Bullying Specialist klewis@acboe.org

Principal's Message
Welcome! I am delighted to serve as the principal of the Pennsylvania Avenue School, where “STARS are on the Horizon!” My first priority is always what is in the best interest of the students. My goal is to promote academic excellence and continuous school improvement in a safe, learning environment.

Assistant Principal's Message
Welcome to Pennsylvania Avenue School where there are “Stars on the Horizon!”

I am excited about making a positive lasting impression in the lives of your children, as I continue to serve them this year in a new capacity.  I am confident this will be a successful school year.


The mission of Pennsylvania Avenue School is to provide students with a safe and clean environment in which they may receive quality educational experiences that will prepare them for future academic levels and facilitate them into becoming productive members of society. Read more...

Friday, October 31
Harvest Parade
Grades PreK-4
2:00 pm
Sunday, November 2
Daylight Savings Time
Set your clock back
an hour tonight.

Tuesday, November 4
Parent Center Workshop
Discipline 101
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Technology Training
Planning: Mimio & PARCC
Mimio Teach Suite of Tools & PARCC Skills 2nd Floor Lab All Day
Thu, Nov 6 - Fri, Nov 7
NJEA Convention
School Closed
Tuesday, November 11
Principal's Meeting
Ongoing Training
in Literacy
3-4 PM

Wednesday, November 12
Technology Training
3-4 PM Mimio & PARCC
3-4 PM Mimio Teach Suite of Tools & PARCC Skills in 2nd FL Computer Lab.
Thursday, November 13
Parent Center Workshop
Anxious Kid No More
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Today, 10/31/2014
High: 58 Low: 48
Mostly cloudy
14% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 11/1/2014
High: 56 Low: 41
Rain showers likely
68% chance of precipitation.