Our School in the News

Save the Music

October 3, 2022

Posted in: Posts navigation ← Welcome Back with Smiles!

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Welcome Back with Smiles!

September 12, 2022

Posted in: Posts navigation ← Newark Public School Students Gifted Keyboards through Music Foundation

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Newark Public School Students Gifted Keyboards through Music Foundation

June 20, 2022

[NEWARK, N.J.] Public school students in Newark got a special surprise Thursday. Ten students at First Avenue Elementary School each received brand new keyboards. The […]

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First Lady Tammy Murphy Tours NBOE’s First Ever Silver Certified Sustainable Jersey School – First Avenue

May 16, 2022

Today, I visited First Avenue Elementary School in Newark – a model school for climate change education. With our incredibly bright generation of young people, […]

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Special Olympics Track & Field Event at Brookdale Park

May 9, 2022

On Wednesday, May 4th our Newark Board of Education student athletes participated in the Special Olympics Track & Field Event at Brookdale Park in Bloomfield, […]

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First Avenue School Celebrates Friendsgiving

November 24, 2021

Posted in: Post navigation ← Virtual Career Day 2021

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First Avenue Achieves Silver Certification in Sustainable Jersey for Schools Initiative

November 12, 2021

[Newark, NJ – November 12, 2021] The Newark Board of Education is proud to announce the achievement of First Avenue School for being awarded Silver […]

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Newark Schools Ranked On New U.S. News List of ‘Best K-8’ Schools in America

October 14, 2021

Elementary Schools Abington Avenue School – 685 Ann Street School – 560 First Avenue School – 422 Lafayette Street School – 706 Mount Vernon Elementary […]

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Virtual Career Day 2021

June 1, 2021

Virtual Career Day comes to First Avenue Elementary School, thank you to all of our presenters for inspiring our students!

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Randi Weingarten Visits First Avenue School!

May 24, 2021

Randi Weingarten, President of the American Federation of Teachers visits First Avenue School.

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