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School leader:  Ms Kathy Duke-jackson
214 First Ave
Newark, NJ 07107

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"We are best known for school tradition of excellence."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Orchestra, Band, Choir / Chorus, Bell / handbell choir...
  • World languages
    Spanish
  • Sports
    Basketball, Swimming
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17 reviews

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Recent Comments


Amount of homework: Disagree
Submitted by a student · July 23, 2015
they give us like 8 homeworks a day and som people have some stuff to do but they cant do it because of the homework they give me as a sutdent

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a student · July 23, 2015
well they give you fareness to because the school is really equal until if you are really bad i a school

Overall:
Submitted by a student · July 23, 2015
I feel this way because when i go to school no body makes fun of me and when ever stuff gets really hard for me they help me and they is always people wanting to help you even when it getting really hard times for you people are also really nice... more

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Submitted by a community member · September 05, 2013
i do not like this school. i have been there for three years sinse 2nd grade and has found multiple problems in this school. bullying is a major part of this and very disrespectful teachers to. On the rare years that we do get a good teacher s/he... more

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About this school

At First Avenue School, we are proud of our "Open Door" policy and welcome all parents to become stakeholders and active participants in the school community.

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Last modified: June 6, 2016
Last modified First Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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