6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Steered Straight Parent Academy
Frank W. Gavlak School is a grade K-6 building. It currently has an approximate enrollment of 449 students with one full day kindergarten, one grade one, one grade two, two grade threes, four grade fours, four grade fives and four grade sixes. Various programs are offered to meet the needs of students. Among them are: basic skills remediation, speech, special education services, bi-lingual/ESL education, gifted and talented and guidance services.
Progress Reports will be distributed the first week of February with Parent Visitations to follow; the visitations are scheduled for February 1st and 2nd at both the F.W. Gavlak and Jefferson Annex Schools from 1:45-3:15 pm. Evening visits are scheduled on February 1st (7-9 pm at Jefferson) and on February 2nd (7-9 pm at Gavlak).
The Grade 6 Valentine's Day Social will be held on February 15th in the Gavlak School MPR from 3-5 pm.; this event is planned and orchestrated by our school nurse Mrs. Linda Finke. Science activities for the month will include: Meadowland Environmental Science Trips for Grade 3 on February 15th (Starry faces in Faraway Places) and Grade 1 on February 16th (Shell Stories and Scale Tales). The science activities will be funded by the Nuckel Family.
The CAP Parent Meeting will take place on February 16, at 7 pm with information and discussion on Cyber Bullying. Grade 6 students will participate in a one day CAP program on Cyber Bullying on February 27th. Finally, PARCC Tutoring will start on January 31st in helping to prepare students for the test in March 2017.
Nancy J. Giambrone