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Friday, January 6th - PO $1 Jeans Dress Down Day

Tuesday, January 10th - PTO Meeting - 7 pm and
5th Grade Committee Meeting - 7 pm

Wednesday, January 11th - 5th Grade Committee Fundraiser
Wendy's Night - 5 - 8 pm

Friday, January 13th - PTO Winter Wonderland Dance - 6:30 pm

Friday, January 13th - 5th Grade Ice Cream Sale After School in the

Monday, January 16th - No School

Wednesday, January 18th - PTO Parkway Diner Fundraiser -
 12 - 8 pm

January 17th - 20th - Half Days - 1:00 pm Dismissal

Wednesday, January 25th - 5th Grade Fundraiser - Movie Night -
 4 pm in the Gym



Pay For It

PayForIt (PFI) is a Secure Online Payment system which simplifies payment, collection and balancing of funds for Schools.

PFI is a web-based portal system that is now used in the Elmwood Park School District.  PFI was developed and is supported with the philosophy of quick, simple and practical.

Elmwood Park School District offers PFI to our parents to fund student cafeteria prepayment accounts online.  Please click on the PayForIt link on the left to sign up.

Attention Parents

To view district correspondence, please log on to the parent portal by clicking on the "Parent Portal" link on the left hand side of this page.

Mission Statement

Our Mission

We are a community dedicated to creating an educational environment where students are empowered to exceed their potential through a challenging, innovative, and interdisciplinary curriculum.  By fostering character, dignity, and respect for self and other cultures, students will become creative thinkers and global citizens able to thrive in a diverse and evolving society. 


Please click here for the 2014-2015 Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act Grades.

Under the Commissioner's Program, the school grade is a raw score of data and the sum of all the ratings for all indicators within each core element on the School Self-Assessment (e.g., 65 of 78 points).  The maximum total score for a school is 78 points.  The school district's grade is an average of the total scores of all schools in the school district.  The department issued grade is not represented as a letter grade.  The NJ Department of Education is not issuing any associated value or ranking for the raw and average scores.  The raw and average scores reflect the school and school district's degree of compliance with the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act (ABR), as determined primarily through each school's self-assessment of its implementation of the ABR.

Please click here for the District Anti-Bullying Policy.

Gantner Avenue School Anti-Bullying Specialist
Ms. Erminia Donatiello
201-796-8700 ext. 2984