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10 Park Avenue
Warwick, NY 10990
(845) 987-3170


Sandra Wood

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Barbara Katz
Anthony DiNoto


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One Book, One School

Please read this important letter from Principal Wood

Dec., 2014 - "In January, our school will be embarking on a special project: an all school book club called One Book, One School." Click here to read the full letter from Principal Wood.


Park Avenue Talent Show: Thurs., Jan. 29

Get your tickets for the Talent Show before they're all gone!

Auditions: Fri., Jan. 16, from 3:15 to 6:00 p.m.
Dress Rehearsal: Wed., Jan. 28, from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Talent Show: Thurs., Jan. 29, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. (no school on Friday)

Click here for details, and to order tickets.


Partners In Education (PIE) Open House week Jan 26-29

Dec., 2014 - The Partners In Education (PIE) program will hold Open House week from Mon., Jan. 26 through Thurs., Jan. 29, from 9:15 - 10:30 a.m. daily at Sanfordville Elementary School. Parents will be able to observe a PIE K-1 class, as well as a traditional kindergarten and first grade class. Parents should report to the main office and then proceed to the classrooms. Please keep in mind this is an opportunity to observe the classrooms; if questions arise during the observation, please address them to Sanfordville Elementary Principal, Mr. Longfield, or Assistant Superintendent Mr. Yap. Click here for more information about the PIE program.


Park Avenue PTA announces second Box Tops contest

Jan., 2015 - Visit the PTA webpage for details.


Don't let winter keep you from walking - join us for a walk at Park Avenue School - begins Feb. 5

All are welcome to walk in the gym on Thursday afternoons

In an effort to reach out to winter walkers, Park Avenue Elementary School will offer space in its gym for walking. Individuals who would like a challenge can stair climb, as well. This is free of charge, and the space is warm and free of slippery surfaces! The program will be offered every Thursday afternoon from 3:45 - to 4:45 p.m., beginning February 5, 2015. (Please note that the space is not available during school closures or holidays.) Don't let winter keep you from walking - join us for a walk in the Park! This is open to anyone & everyone - all are welcome!


Students measure water for a water conservation projectEngineering is Elementary!

Dec., 2014 - Engineering is Elementary! Park Avenue Kick-Off - Students participate in the third-grade water conservation project.


Fourth-grade honor roll announced

Nov. 25, 2014 -Park Avenue Elementary School Principal Sandra E. Wood is pleased to announce the fourth grade students who achieved academic distinction by being named to the Honor Roll for the First Marking Period. Click here to see who made the grade.

Box Tops contest logoPark Avenue PTA announces the winners of the first Box Tops contest!

Keep clipping your Box Tops!

Dec. 2, 2014 - The winners of our 1st Box Tops Contest are:
1st Place- Mrs. Hornbeck’s class
2nd Place- Mrs. Woglom’s/Mrs.Greiner’s classes
3rd Place- Mrs. Laroe’s/Mrs. Overbey’s classes

* We collected 10,126 Box Tops. That’s $1,013 for our school!
* A big thank you to all the students, parents and teachers who helped to make this contest a huge success!
* Our second contest will begin on January 5 and will end on February 27.
*For more information please contact: Maura Tennant at


Check out the Park Avenue PTA 2014-15 Enrichment Program!

What is Enrichment?

*An opportunity for students to engage in new skills
*Held after school from 3:20-4:20 pm on the specified dates
*As of 10/7/14, Martial Arts, Dance, Glee Club, Art, Cooking and Photography are in place - and more programs are coming, including kickboxing, origami, yoga, additional dance programs, Boy Scouts, sports, and many more!
How do you sign up? Signup is easy! Click here for more information.


A Parent's Guide to Common Core Learning

Sept. 9, 2013 - Click the link below to learn more about the Common Core from a booklet created by NYS PTA and the NYS United Teachers Union. The 12-page booklet explains the curriculum in detail and plain language, and provides a good overview of Common Core.

A Parent's Guide to Common Core Learning from NYS PTA and NYSUT (pdf)

More about Common Core