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Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School artists meet Senator Martinez

On June 12, three Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School students in Amityville enjoyed an afternoon with State Sen. Monica R. Martinez. thumbnail259659

On June 12, three Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School students in Amityville enjoyed an afternoon with State Sen. Monica R. Martinez.

Earlier this year, Park Avenue students Sussan Turcios Castro, Danna Flores Cornejo and Emely Espinal were named as winners in Senator Martinez’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Essay and Art contest. The contest was held in conjunction with Senator Martinez’s recognition of Black History Month. Participants were tasked with writing an essay or creating a work of art that pays tribute to those who continue to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy or demonstrates how we can build bridges between all communities.

Senator Martinez met with Park Avenue’s winners to commend them, and she treated them to pizza and drinks.

Date Added: 6/13/2024

Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School holds annual orientation

Second graders in the Amityville School District visiting Park Avenue Elementary School for orientation. thumbnail258816
Second graders in the Amityville School District visiting Park Avenue Elementary School for orientation. thumbnail258817
Second graders in the Amityville School District visiting Park Avenue Elementary School for orientation. thumbnail258818
Second graders in the Amityville School District visiting Park Avenue Elementary School for orientation. thumbnail258819

On May 22, second graders in the Amityville School District visited Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School for an orientation.

They were greeted by Park Avenue students, and school counselor Ms. Kimberly Balducci spoke to the second graders and told them all about the school. Third graders also spoke and gave second graders some advice on being a student at Park Avenue.

The orientation concluded with a building tour guided by the fifth-grade student ambassadors.

Date Added: 5/24/2024

Amityville celebrates 21st-century learning during STREAM Night

Amityville School District students at annual STREAM Night. thumbnail258369

On May 13, the Amityville School District held its annual STREAM Night celebration for students from grades pre-K-5.

The celebration was held at Amityville Memorial High School’s gymnasium and cafeteria in which students enjoyed the wonders of 21st-century learning. Along with their families, students explored the burgeoning disciplines of science, technology, robotics, engineering, the arts and mathematics.

Additionally, members of the National Junior Honor Society set up different stations throughout the gymnasium as students participated in a variety of activities such as a cup pyramid challenge, a pipe cleaner tower challenge, a slime bar, KEVA planks and more.

Photo caption: 1-13: On May 13, the Amityville School District held its annual STREAM Night celebration for students from grades pre-K-5 at Amityville Memorial High School.

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Date Added: 5/14/2024

 

 

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