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200 Forest Avenue,

West Babylon, NY 11704
Phone: 631-376-7300

Principal: Mrs. Gayle Manchisi

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Important Dates:

May 2-4:  PTA Plant Sale
May 10th: Cultural Arts via Zoom
May 12th and Math 13th: Vegetable Garden Planting
May 18th: 5th Grade Field Trip: Puzzle Break
May 23rd: District Elementary Science Olympiads grades 4 and 5
May 24th: Art Show 5:30pm
June 1st: Gym Night grades 3-5 Boys from 5-6 Girls from 6-7
June 2nd: Kindergarten Orientation 9:45-11:00
June 8th: 5th Grade musical for entire school times TBD and 6:00 pm for families
June 13th: 5th Grade Moving Up at the JHS 10:00 am
June 14th: K Literacy Ball
June 16th: Entire School Field Day June 17th Rain Date
June 22nd: 5th Grade Dance 6:00 pm
June 23rd: 5th Grade Kickball Game



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Please take a few minutes to read this year's first edition of The FAN to

see what's happening here at Forest Avenue!



Welcome to Forest Avenue's website. Please make sure you visit the different sections of our website to stay informed of everything that is going on at FABULOUS FORESTAVENUE. Also don't forget to periodically check the VIRTUAL BACKPACK for any letters or flyer sent home from our PTA. 


Hello Forest Families

Please use the following links to help guide you in signing on and using Google Classroom. 

Forest Avenue Google Classroom Sign Up Directions

Instrucciones Uso del WB Google Email




Forest Avenue Mission Statement

At Forest Avenue, our mission is to celebrate our students’ uniqueness and appreciate each and every child for who he or she is in a safe and supportive environment.  In addition, our goal is to embrace all learning styles and maximize abilities to attain excellence, as we prepare our students  to become college and career ready.  Our mission involves educating them to be productive citizens in the world and succeeding in the 21st century as they continue to be lifelong learners.


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‘Cinderella’ at Forest Avenue

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Forest Avenue Elementary School recently presented the musical “Cinderella, A Modern Makeover.”

Date Added: 6/15/2022

Elementary Students Show Off Their STEAM Skills

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The district held its first elementary Science Olympiad competition on May 23. Students from Tooker Avenue, Forest Avenue, Santapogue, John F. Kennedy and South Bay elementary schools joined together at the West Babylon Junior School to show off their STEAM skills.

Members of the West Babylon Senior High School and adviser Andrea Durbin organized the five competitive events. Prior to competition night, the high school students mentored the elementary students to prepare them for the events.

“The high school students did a phenomenaljob running the five events the elementary students competed in,” said Durbin. “They were an amazing example of teamwork, responsibility and leadership for our elementary students.”

Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction Scott Payne and director of STEAM Theresa Taplin were instrumentalin creating and recruiting the coaches at each elementary school and creating a Science Olympiad team for each school. Congratulations to the elementary teams: first place – South Bay; second place –Forest Avenue; third place – Tooker Avenue; fourth place –Santapogue; and fifth place –John F. Kennedy.

Date Added: 6/6/2022

Elementary Science Olympiads Prep for Competition

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This year, West Babylon School District piloted an elementary Science Olympiad program to spark the interests of future scientists and STEM learners. Student teams in all five elementary schools have been practicing for their upcoming competition under the direction of the West Babylon Senior High School Science Olympiad team and advisor Andrea Durbin. Members of the high school Science Olympiad squad have been visiting each of the elementary teams to lend a helping hand.The events of the competition include: Straw Tower, Don't Melt the Ice, A is for Anatomy, Mystery Powders and a Gummy Bear Catapult Launch.

Date Added: 6/1/2022