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Centre Avenue School

55 Centre Avenue, East Rockaway, NY 11518
Phone: 516 887-8300 Ext. 224

School Hours:
8:30 am - Arrival/Line Up
8:40 am - Morning bell
2:50 pm - Kindergarten dismissal
3:00 pm - Grades 1-6 dismissal


Mrs. Calia Kelly



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Entrepreneurs In The Making

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To facilitate their connection to a unit on economics, fifth grade students at Centre Avenue School hosted an Entrepreneur Day event during the last week of school. Each student designed an original product and sold it to parents and visitors. In addition to working on this project in class, they also worked in library class under the guidance of Mrs. Schoen to create their Buncee presentations that highlighted their company's website, business card and commercial.

Date Added: 7/5/2022

Math Scavenger Hunt

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Centre Avenue School students in grades kindergarten through six participated in a math scavenger hunt, using picture clues to find math problems around the school. The students worked together to solve tricky brain teasers and put the year’s worth of learning to the test to solve grade-appropriate questions. The activity provided a fun way to reinforce all of the math skills learned throughout the year.

Date Added: 6/21/2022

Google Meet Discussion with 6th and 7th Grade Students

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The 6th grade students at Rhame and Centre recently had the opportunity to participate in a Google Meet with current 7th grade students. The 7th graders talked to the 6th graders about what to expect next year when they enter 7th grade at the Junior/Senior High School. The discussions were facilitated by School Counselors Donna Robbins and Jim O’Driscoll. Seventh-grade students Malalai Khan, Mary Eloisa Lisandra, Merge Pesantez, Luke O’Hanlon, Luke Diamond, Sarah Martin and Julia Kilgus spoke to the 6th graders about topics including having a locker, joining clubs and teams, making new friends and keeping on top of their classwork and homework.

Date Added: 5/31/2022

Poetry Contest Winners

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Centre Avenue School’s fourth grade poets in Mrs. Kirsten Miolan’s class were selected as Grand Champions-Class Anthology in Walt Whitman Birthplace Association’s 36th Annual Student Poetry Contest. In addition, two students, Francine Manzano and Mia Maxwell, also received honorable mentions for their individual poems.

Date Added: 5/31/2022

Public Service Recognition Day

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Students at Centre Avenue School actively demonstrated their appreciation to the public service employees by wearing red, white and blue for Public Service Recognition Day. The purpose of the festivities was to admire and honor those who deliver public services and make the day-to-day responsibilities for community members much easier and safer.

Date Added: 5/30/2022