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Mission

Ambler Avenue Elementary and High Achieving Magnet School is committed to fostering productive, responsible life-long learners by providing our diverse student body with skills they need to become creative, independent, critical thinkers, collaborative workers, and effective communicators who can make a positive impact in our world.

Vision

To promote a community of learners involving teachers, students and parents who are committed to creating an environment that nurtures and challenges all students to become critical thinkers who utilize effective communication and social skills to thrive in a culturally diverse and technologically advanced society.

Goal

Every Student College Prepared and Career Ready!

Gregory Hooker

Principal

Auditorium Rules

Auditorium Rules
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Principal's message

Gregory Wayne Hooker, Principal

Dear Ambler Avenue Families,

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WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL PACKET!

WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL PACKET!

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GATE CHART

Dear Parents,

           Please follow the entry and dismissal procedures in an effort to provide a safe passage for students.  Thanks in advance for not blocking residential and school driveways. Do not block staff parking lot on Ambler. When you are dropping/picking up your students, please park your cars to receive your students. Follow the Gate signs to pick up your child. Thanks again for your support to the Ambler Community. Sign up for our Valet Service, we need your support! See Ms. May in Rm. 31, Parent Rep.

During the rainy days, valet service will be on Sherman Drive. Students will enter through the auditorium. On regular days, students in grades 1 – 5 will enter through Gate 7. All ETK – K will enter/exit through Gate 5 even on rainy days.  All late students (8:04 a.m.) will enter through the auditorium. 

Dismissal gates – Please follow the procedure below. Again park your car and receive your child from the gate.

Location

Staff

Students

Location

Gate 1

A. Verceles

Rm. 7,8,10,12,14,18,22

Sherman Drive

Gate 2

L. Thomas/C.Woods

Grades 1-5 Magnet bus students

Rm. 30

Billings Drive

Gate 3

B. Thomas/W.Wynne/

P.A.L.S. Rm. 13 P.S.C.  Rm. 11

Aut. Core Rm. 9

Billings Drive

Gate 5

D. Sanford/A. Foster

ETK-TK-Kindergarten 3,4,5, 6

Billings Drive

Gate 6

R. Gatewood/ B. McNeil

Rm. 32,33,34,35,36,37,38

169th Street

    *Gate 7

C. Ponds/M. Berry

Rm. 15,16,17,19, 20

Ambler Avenue

Restrooms/

Playground

J. Turner

J. Building Restrooms/Collecting P.E. Equipment

Playground/Ball Box

                                               

Superintendent Downing Visits Ambler's Career Day.

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African American History Program.

Ambler Celebrates Read Across America.

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AMBLER BELL SCHEDULES

Ambler Avenue Elementary and High Achieving Gifted Magnet

Gregory Wayne Hooker, Principal

Bell Schedules

Please Anticipate Bells and Model Time on Task!

7:45 – 2:30     Regular Schedule          Inclement Weather – Enter Auditorium

7:45 a.m.

Gate Opens (Gate 7 and 2)

8:00 a.m.

Warning Bell

8:05 a.m. - 8:25 a.m.

Breakfast in the Classroom

8:20 a.m.

Instruction Begins

2:20 p.m.

Clean-up/Line-up/Homework

2:25 p.m.

Magnet and Special Ed. Students at Bus Gates

2:30 p.m.

Dismissal (see gate dismissal chart)

7:45 – 1:30                                      Banked Time Tuesday

                                                                 Recess Schedule                                       20 min. break

Expansion Transitional Kindergarten

8:30 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.

Kindergarten, Lower Autism, First

9:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.

Second and Fourth

9:50 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.

Third, Fifth and Upper Autism

10:15 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.

P.S.C. and PALS

10:20 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.

 

                                                                 Lunch Schedule                                      45 min. Lunch

Expansion Transitional Kindergarten

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Kindergarten and First

11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

P.S.C. and PALS

11:20 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.

Second and Fourth

11:35 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Lower Autism

12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Third, Fifth and Upper Autism

12:25 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.

                                                              Inclement Weather                                    30 min. Lunch

Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, First

P.S.C. and PALS

Classroom/Auditorium  11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Classroom 11:20 a.m. – 11:50 p.m.

Second and Fourth

Classroom/Auditorium 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Lower Autism

Classroom 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. 

Third, Fifth and Upper Autism

Auditorium 12:05 p.m. – 12:35 p.m.

 

7:45 – 12:40                                  Minimum Day Schedule                               30 min. brunch

Expansion Transitional Kinder, PSC and PALS

9:50 a.m.  – 10:20 a.m.

Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten,

Lower Autism and First

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Second and Fourth

10:35 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.

Third, Fifth  and Upper Autism

11:05 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.

 

 7:45 – 1:54                                   Shortened Day Schedule                                45 min. Lunch

Expansion Transitional Kindergarten

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and First

11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

PSC and PALS (eat in patio)

11:20 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.

Second and Fourth

11:35 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Lower Autism

12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Third, Fifth and Upper Autism

12:25 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.

 

Today: 2/20/17

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