PAS Announcements

  Strive for Excellence Every Day in Every Way!

Our Parents of the Month for February 2015

Jazmine Brown, Kindergarten Parent of Mrs. Smith's Class
Maria Sosa, Fourth Grade Parent of Ms. Bridgers' Class
Francisca Perez, Seventh Grade Parent of Mrs. Rizzolo's Class

Practice for the NJ State PARCC Tests
  PARCC Tutorials
Understand the Design of the PARCC Assessments
PARCC Math Practice Tests
PARCC Language Arts Practice Tests
  PARCC Games

Parent Corner

Parent Resource Center Events at PAS

The Parent Resource Center at
Pennsylvania Avenue School is in room 159.

All workshops are free and open for everyone to attend!

March 2015 Events

ESL 1 Adult Classes: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:00-2:30

ESL 2 Adult Classes: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30-11:00

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!

Parent/Guardian(s): Sign up for a Parent Email Alert!
Get updates on your child's homework and projects.  Click for more information! 

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...

Tuesday, March 31
8th Grade State Tech Assessments
Due Now!
PAC Meeting
Parent Advisory Council
8:45-9:45 AM

Staff Meeting
2:50 - 3:50 pm
Wednesday, April 1
8th Grade State Tech Assessments
Due Now!
Thursday, April 2
8th Grade State Tech Assessments
Due Now!
Early Dismissal
Fri, Apr 3 - Fri, Apr 10
Spring Break
School Closed

Monday, April 13
8th Grade State Tech Assessments
Scoring Window
Welcome Back!
Tuesday, April 14
8th Grade State Tech Assessments
Scoring Window
Wednesday, April 15
8th Grade State Tech Assessments
Scoring Window

Today, 3/31/2015
High: 48 Low: 36
Rain likely
56% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/1/2015
High: 47 Low: 41
Mostly sunny
3% chance of precipitation.