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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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Pleasant Avenue February 2021 Newsletter

Pleasant Avenue February 2021 Newsletter

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

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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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Pleasant Avenue December 2020 Newsletter

The Pleasant Avenue December 2020 School Newsletter is available now for viewing:

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A Closer Look at Remote Learning at The Greater Johnstown School District

A Closer Look at Remote Learning at The Greater Johnstown School District

Remote Learning at GJSD Pleasant Avenue Elementary Teachers Say Creativity and Patience are the Key to Making Connections with their Remote Students A picture gallery has been posted on the GJSD Facebook page:  https://bit.ly/36d1bpa One week before Thanksgiving break, GJSD Superintendent William Crankshaw sent a note to district families letting them know what steps have […]

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