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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.


 

Sylvia Stewart, 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!

  

DISTRICT ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • NJ STATE ASSESSMENTS

    Click the link below to visit our NJ State Assessment page for schedules, resources and other pertinent information.

    http://www.acboe.org/nj_state_assessments_information_page

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  • Everyone is Eligible

    Atlantic County Prescription Discount

    http://www.atlantic-county.org/administration/prescription-discount.asp

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  • User Friendly Budget

    2016-2017

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  • 2016-2017 Lunch Program

    The Attached News Release is regarding Free and Reduced Price Meals which are available to all eligible children in the Atlantic County School Districts for the 2016-2017 school year

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  • Plan For Action

    The Atlantic City School District will cultivate the potential of all students by challenging and supporting every student to achieve academic excellence and by embracing the full richness and diversity of our community.                                                                                                                                                                  


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DISTRICT UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Open House

    Pennsylvania Ave 5-6:30
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  • Open House

    Brighton Ave 3:30-5:00 Richmond Ave 5-6:30
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  • Rosh Hashanah

    Schools Closed
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  • Columbus Day

    Schools Closed
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  • Yum Kippur

    Schools Closed
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  • Committee Meeting

    6th Floor Citi-Center Building 5:30 pm
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  • Board Meeting

    6th Floor Citi-Center Building 6:00 pm
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  • Daylight Savings Time Ends

    Turn Clocks Back 1 Hour
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  • Election Day

    No School for Students
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  • NJEA Convention

    Schools Closed
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  • NJEA Convention

    Schools Closed
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  • Committee Meeting

    6th Floor Citi-Center Building 5:30 pm
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  • Board Meeting

    6th Floor Citi-Center Building 6:00 pm
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  • Early Dismissal

    Districtwide
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  • Thanksgiving

    Schools Closed
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  • Thanksgiving Recess

    Schools Closed
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  • Committee Meeting

    6th Floor Citi-Center Building 5:30 pm
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  • Board Meeting

    6th Floor Citi-Center Building 6:00 pm
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  • Early Dismissal

    Districtwide Start of Winter Recess
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  • Winter Recess

    Schools Closed
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Parent/Guardian Survey

Dear Parent/Guardian,

Our school is participating in a Digital Learning Readiness Report for New Jersey schools. The NJTRAx Digital Learning Readiness Report will be based on the responses of individuals in six different roles within the school community – Student, Parent/Guardian, Teacher, School Administrator, Information Technology Coordinator, and Educational Technology Coordinator. Your student’s class has been asked to participate. We are also asking you to participate as a Parent/Guardian. Your participation is extremely important. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me directly at aandreatos@acboe.org.

Please access the survey via the following link.

CLICK BELOW!

http://dl.njtrax.org/digital-learning/public-welcome?code=010110

 

Texas Avenue School

Survey Code:  Goat127

Estimated Duration: 10-12 minute

 

  

  

   

  

 

  

  

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Grades 4-8

 

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