Special Board of Education Meeting

A SPECIAL BOARD MEETING OF

THE UNIONDALE BOARD OF EDUCATION

WILL BE HELD ON

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 3 PM*

IN THE BOARD ROOM AT

UNIONDALE HIGH SCHOOL

*Note: The Board is scheduled to meet briefly at 3 PM in the

District Board Room to discuss Personnel.

At that time, it will be determined whether to go into

Executive Session. If there is a need for Executive

Session, the Board will vote to go into Executive

Session. The Open Board Meeting will be held at 7 PM.

Testing Resolution

Resolution sent by the Board of Education to the New York State Legislators and the New York State Education Department Commissioner of Education and the response received from Senator Kemp Hannon.    Testing Resolution (link to District document)

PENNIES FOR PATIENTS

Grand Avenue School  has been granted "The New York State School of Character Award "                                    Congratulations to our students, administrators, teachers, and community!

           PENNIES FOR PATIENTS

Congratulations to Ms. Felicia Posner for being chosen the "Most Creative Fundraiser" by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. A special thanks to you for all of your involvement with Grand Avenue. Students and staff demonstrated important character building techniques while helping this worthy cause.

Daily Announcements

  Help us learn how we are doing!!
   We are asking all students, parents, teachers, and community members  to complete a brief survey so we may evaluate our school climate and improve student performance. Follow the link to your appropriate category.

  Thank you for your participation.
      
Student Survey
Teacher Survey
Parents Survey  
Community Survey 





       SPOTLIGHT ON GRAND AVENUE

Congratulations to Principal Bryant-Bell and the fourth grade students who were featured in a video with their community partners, Hofstra University and Capital One Bank. Not only are students learning about investing and the importance of financial literacy but also they are getting an opportunity to practice their mathematical skills. You can view the video at www.fuelcreativie.us/client/CapOne 


Project Wisdom-
Each day students in the 5th grade provide an inspiring message which is used as a springboard for the comprehensive character education program at Grand Ave School. Students listen to the message , discuss the ramifications of the positive message and write in their respective journals. Read more...

Bus Drills-

Please read about these bus safety tips and take action. Read more...

Improving Your Child's Grades
Parents play an important role in a child's education. This article examines some very simple things you can do every day provide your child with the support and encouragement they need to take on the challenge of improving their grades. Read more...

Upcoming Events

Mon, Apr 14 - Mon, Apr 21
SPRING RECESS
Sunday, April 20
EASTER SUNDAY
Tuesday, April 22
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SCHOOL IS IN SESSION TODAY!
Wed, Apr 30 - Fri, May 2
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NEW YORK STATE TESTING
MATH TEST GRADES 3- 5

Weather

Today, 4/16/2014
High: 47 Low: 30
Partly cloudy
100% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/17/2014
High: 48 Low: 34
Clear
0% chance of precipitation.