Texas Avenue TODAY!

     

 

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SCHOOL MISSION

The mission of the Texas Avenue School is to develop students with active, and creative minds, a sense of compassion for others, and the courage to act on their beliefs.  We guide and motivate intellectual and emotional growth while developing responsible and informed citizenship by providing a diverse curriculum in preparation for global leadership.


 

  Dr. LaKecia Hyman

Principal

 

Bohdan Christian

Vice Principal

 

SCHOOL VISION

The Texas Avenue School community provides a safe and nurturing environment to produce exceptionally prepared students who possess the skills to succeed in college and career paths.  With that goal in mind, we promote academic excellence, creative thinking, problem solving, mutual respect, and ethical understanding.

SCHOOL PROFILE

Texas Avenue School is one of eight elementary schools in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  It is situated near the center of the city and only blocks away fro the Atlantic Ocean and the Casino Industry.  The school's culturally diverse population of almost six hundred students has an ethnic mix of 67% Hispanic, 27% Asian/Pacific Islander, 5% African American, and 1% Caucasian.  There are 25 classrooms, two bilingual classes, twelve sheltered ESL classes and eleven regular general education classes from kindergarten through eighth grade.  Students at Texas Avenue School benefit from a comprehensive based literacy program (Literacy Collaborative) and a math program that support their education.  Other programs that further enhance the student's ability to achieve and excel to their greatest potential are Reading Recovery, Leveled Literacy Intervention, Basic Skills Instruction, Special Education, Bilingual Education,  English as a Second Language, and Gifted and Talented.

SCHOOL MOTTO

BELIEVE & ACHIEVE!

  

  

  

   

  

 

  

  

Grades K-3

 
 

Grades 4-8

 

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