About Our School
Elliott Street School is a dynamic learning community with a safe, nurturing, stimulating and educational environment, where the staff works to provide a rigorous educational experience for all students. Through the joint effort of the family, school and community, every student will be a productive, sensitive and ethical citizen contributing positively to the global community. It is our purpose to sustain a community of learners where all students succeed academically, socially, and with technology, become intrinsically motivated, life-long learners, progressive leaders and productive members of the 21st century global community.
Important News and Information
The Newark Board of Education Approves the Appointment of New Principals for the 2022-23 School Year
Newark, NJ, [June 27, 2022] Superintendent León and the Newark Board of Education are pleased to announce the appointment of 10 new Principals for the 2022-23 school year. All of the candidates participated in a rigorous interview process consisting of meetings with key members of the community, students, staff, and the Superintendent. Superintendent León said, […]
Vice-Principal Daniel Guerra, Principal Karisa DeSantis, and students standing in front of Ukraine’s national flower On Friday, March 4, 2022, Elliott Street School received a visit from award-winning journalist Mariela Salgado. She interviewed students and staff inquiring on what strategies teachers were using to engage students in discussing the tragic events occurring in Ukraine and […]
Dear Parents/Guardians, Welcome to the 2021-2022 school year! I hope this letter finds you and your loved ones well and in good spirits! It’s very safe to say that my first two years as Principal of Elliott Street School are ones I will never forget. We have persevered through a global pandemic and have become […]