Pleasant Ave.

Judy Swatt, Scott Hale and Kimberly Park Named ABCD Award Recipients

Judy Swatt, Scott Hale and Kimberly Park Named ABCD Award Recipients

Educators Honored for Going Above and Beyond the Call of Duty   The GJSD Board of Education and District Administration are pleased to recognize three outstanding ABCD Award winners for the 2nd quarter of the 2020-2021 school year: JUDY SWATT:  Special Education Teacher, Junior-Senior High School SCOTT HALE:  Principal, Junior-Senior High School KIMBERLY PARK:  2nd […]

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Dates Announced for 2021-22 Pre-K & Kindergarten Registration

Open enrollment scheduled for the week of March 29 – April 1

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Pleasant Avenue Increasing In Person Instruction

A plan to bring Pleasant Avenue’s current hybrid in-person students back to school four days a week, with one day for remote instruction, beginning March 15, 2021

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Pleasant Avenue Named a “Kindness Certified School!”

Pleasant Avenue Named a “Kindness Certified School!”

Congratulations to the students, teachers and staff at Pleasant Avenue Elementary School on officially being designated a “Kindness Certified School!” Pleasant Avenue received the honor for their participation in the “Great Kindness Challenge” last month and in recognition of their ongoing commitment to creating a culture of kindness on their campus. As part of the […]

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JOIN OUR PLEASANT AVENUE STUDENTS FOR THE GREAT KINDNESS CHALLENGE, JANUARY 25 – 29!

JOIN OUR PLEASANT AVENUE STUDENTS FOR THE GREAT KINDNESS CHALLENGE, JANUARY 25 – 29!

Our K-2 students at Pleasant Avenue Elementary School will participate in the Great Kindness Challenge next week, and we hope that our GJSD community will consider joining them! The initiative encourages students and families to take part in an uplifting week of positivity, as they look to create a culture of kindness and compassion in […]

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GJSD Adds Licensed Clinical Social Worker at Pleasant Avenue and Warren Street

GJSD Adds Licensed Clinical Social Worker at Pleasant Avenue and Warren Street

Karyn Watson will assist families and work directly with K-6 students to address social and emotional well-being Licensed Clinical Social Worker Karyn Watson joined the Greater Johnstown School District this past fall as a school social worker, in a year when her work takes on a whole new meaning and her services are needed more […]

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Pleasant Avenue January 2021 Newsletter

Pleasant Avenue January 2021 Newsletter

The Pleasant Avenue January 2021 School Newsletter is available now for viewing:

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How YOUR Family Can Benefit from Participating in the National School Lunch Program!

How YOUR Family Can Benefit from Participating in the National School Lunch Program!

There are important family benefits for those who participate in the Free & Reduced-Price Lunch Program. Please apply for the program now, if you haven’t already done so. We are very fortunate that, due to provisions by the Federal Government, ALL students are receiving FREE breakfast and lunch for the entire 2020-21 school year. In […]

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Cubby Faville Memorial Foundation donates a book to every elementary student at the Greater Johnstown School District

Cubby Faville Memorial Foundation donates a book to every elementary student at the Greater Johnstown School District

Representatives from the Cubby Faville Memorial Foundation recently donated 950 books to elementary students at the Greater Johnstown School District, with each student in kindergarten through sixth grade receiving a book as a holiday surprise. “We are beyond grateful to the Cubby Faville Memorial Foundation for their continued support of the students at The Greater […]

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Pleasant Avenue Literacy Program Goes Virtual to Encourage Daily At-Home Reading and Family Engagement

Pleasant Avenue Literacy Program Goes Virtual to Encourage Daily At-Home Reading and Family Engagement

K-2 students tasked with reading 10,000 books this year, with JEPTA kicking off the initiative by donating a book to each child Pleasant Avenue Elementary Principal Cory Cotter, the K-2 teaching staff at Johnstown and JEPTA (Johnstown Elementary Parent Teacher Association) are all working together to promote a very consistent message to their students and […]

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