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You’re invited to an Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser breakfast on
March 18 from 8 a.m.-10a.m. Tickets are $5 and will be sold in
advance, orders will be accepted through Friday, March 17.
Tickets may be purchased with cash or check, made out to A.W. Becker
PTA. Sixty percent of the proceeds will be donated to the A.W.
The event will be held at the Applebee’s located at 291 Route 9W, Glenmont.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Students at A. W. Becker celebrated the kick-off to Read Across America month, an event sponsored by the National Education Association which celebrates beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss. Students read Dr. Seuss books and participated in crazy socks day, wacky Wednesday, black and white day and pajama day in honor of Dr. Seuss. [read more]
Varsity wrestling coach Justin Schipano hopes a wrestling match held on March 4 between A.W. Becker and Pieter B. Coeymans youth wrestling programs is just the first in a new tradition of annual wrestling matches known as the Duel of the Schools. [read more]
It is with a very heavy heart that I write
to inform you of the passing of A.W. Becker School Principal Tricia
Carlton. Ms. Carlton fought a valiant fight but has reluctantly
succumbed to her illness.
Ms. Carlton came to the District in 2014. I know that, in her brief time with us, she touched many lives throughout the Becker community, as well as around the district. She was known for her vibrancy and enthusiasm for her work. She was a fully dedicated professional who kept the best interests of our students, parents and staff in mind. She will be deeply missed. [read more]
The A.W. Becker pre-k and kindergarten classes enjoyed a presentation of "Jack and the Beanstalk," by The Puppet People on Feb. 14. Before the performance, the students read the fairy tale in class. The Puppet People presented an alternate version of the story which allowed students to compare and contrast their reading with the show. The event was sponsored by the A.W. Becker PTA. See pictures
Do you ever have a hunger pang that distracts you from accomplishing a task? The new BackPack Program at A.W. Becker hopes to eliminate that feeling for students. The program, run by the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York, focuses on meeting the needs of hungry children on weekends when other food resources are not available, by providing backpacks filled with nutritionally balanced food to participating school districts. [read more]
Elementary students at A.W. Becker and Pieter B. Coeymans got a taste of what elections are all about as they cast their votes today in mock elections. [read more]
A.W. Becker faculty and staff created a final video to recap the journey of Uncle Beasley's journey in the school as every student read "The Enormous Egg" together for their One School, One Book program. Watch the video