Mr. Alessandro Barchi has been appointed to the position of Athletic Director at Wallington High School as of September 1st, 2021.
Due to recent Covid-19 restrictions, the Academic Hall of Fame Induction will be rescheduled
The district reopening plan is document subject to ongoing revision. As such, the
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Frank W. Gavlak School is a grade 3-6 building. It currently has an approximate enrollment of 352 students with four 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.
October will begin with the "Week of Respect" on October 4th. Our teacher's present lessons that stress having respect for yourself and showing respect for others in our daily interactions with others. There will be an early dismissal day on Friday, October 8th at 12:55pm and school will be closed on October 11th.
The P.T.A. Pretzel Friday will take place on October 15th, be sure to fill out the order form and place your order by October 12th. Pretzel Sale
Fire Prevention Week will also start on October 4th. Student activities are planned in helping students learn about what to do if there is a fire emergency. Starting on October 8th, students will participate in the annual "School Violence Awareness Week", with teachers presenting lessons that focus upon finding peaceful solutions to conflicts, and the best way in addressing bullyng behaviors by others.
School Pictures will take place on October 20th for students in Grades 4-6 and on October 21st for students in Grade 3. Students are encouraged to dress their best for this special occasion. The week of October 25th will start "Red Ribbon Week", with activities focusing upon Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention. The theme this year is "Drug Free Looks Like Me".
The month will end with our annual Halloween Parade for our elementary students taking place on October 29th.
As always, if anyone has any questions, feel free to call my office or email me at email@example.com.
A special thank you to our P.T.A. for all of their special programs.
"Crisp cool air and color everywhere, October is my kind of month" Author unknown
Sincerely, Nancy J. Giambrone
Principal, Frank W. Gavlak School