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"Wacky Wednesday" was enjoyed by all!


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GRADES 3 - 5

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Everyone LOVED CRAZY Hair Day!



April is a very busy and exciting month. Please note some very important dates:

April 1st  – PTO Meeting 7:00 p.m. in the Gymnasium

April 2nd – 1:00 Dismissal

April 2nd – Kindergarten “When I Grow Up” Assembly

April 9th – Wacky Wednesday - $1.00 – Wear Crazy Outfits

April 14th – Brain Show Assembly

April 15th – Spring Photos

April 17th – Third Marking Period Report Cards Available on Parent Portal

April 24th – 1:00 Dismissal

April 25th – 1:00 Dismissal

May 1st – Academic Awards Night for Third Marking Period **By invitation only.

Salad Dressing Themed Week – Free Dress Up Days

April 28th – Caribbean/Hawaiian Dress Up Day

April 29th – Ranch Day – Dress like a cowboy/girl

April 30th – Blue Cheese Day - Wear Blue

May 1st – Caesar Day – Wear Togas and Sandals

May 2nd – French Day – Wear Berets and Fashionable Clothing


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 anti-bullying policy.
Please Click here for the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act Grades.

Gantner Avenue School
Anti-Bullying Specialist, Ms. Sabina
(201) 796 8700 x2984