1599 Park Avenue.
North Merrick, NY 11566
Tel: (516) 992-3117
Fax: (516) 992-3274
Principal: Mr. Michael DeBlasio
Dear Park Avenue Families,
It is with the greatest of pleasure and excitement that I welcome you to Park Avenue School. As principal, I have the honor of leading our fantastic teachers, students, and school community through an amazing educational journey. We are dedicated to providing your children with a safe and nurturing environment where they feel valued and confident to expand their knowledge and abilities. By fostering the development of the whole child, our students acquire the skill set needed to become productive, compassionate, and educated leaders of tomorrow. Our focus is to guide your children as they navigate through a rigorous curriculum, develop strong character, and surpass our high expectations.
The partnership between the Park Avenue families and our staff provides our young scholars with educational experiences that last a lifetime. By adhering to a growth mindset, we here at Park Avenue strive to be our best selves by working through challenges, helping others, and exuding the willingness to learn new and exciting things. It is through our teachers’ powerful instructional practices that Park Avenue students receive an education that focuses on academic, social, and emotional growth. This holistic approach ensures that the students of Park Avenue School develop strong foundational skills that they may build their successes upon.
Our district’s mission is to inspire all students to be confident, passionate learners with the courage and skills to lead their lives with integrity, while contributing to our global community with creativity and compassion. Together, we will carry out this mission and reach even higher levels of success.
The love and passion for learning is what makes Park Avenue School an incredibly special place. We approach all that we do here with a perspective of empathy, curiosity, and exploration. I am looking forward to another fantastic school year! Please feel free to contact me as I am readily available to work with you and answer any questions that you may have.