Dave Densieski, Principal
Pulaski Street School
300 Pulaski Street
Riverhead, NY 11901
Message from Mr. Densieski
Directions to Pulaski
The Pulaski Street School houses 700 fifth and sixth grade students. It is located on Pulaski Street adjacent to Polish Town. The beautiful brick building with its majestic columns was erected in 1938 and was the site of the first high school. With its high ceilings and large windows, the school carries a special charm. School Hours are 8:05AM to 2:35PM.
Street School has a culturally diverse student population, with a teaching staff
of seasoned veterans and new, energetic, young professionals.
Alison Conroy is the Assistant Principal. Ms. Conroy's phone number is (631) 369-6793. Her email address is alison.conroy @riverhead.net.
is a strong community partnership at this level through learning
programs such as:
- A strong Community Awareness Program (CAP) which emphasizes self-esteem, discipline and remaining drug free.
- Strong cultural arts and music programs.
- A variety of after school clubs and after school activities.
- Pulaski students and staff raise thousands of dollars each year through a Mathathon fund-raiser for St. Jude's Children's Hospital and participate in a number of other fund-raisers for charities.
Clubs & More
- CLUBS AND AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
The Art Club advisor is Mr. Fallot. Art Club meets on Wednesdays. The Art Club meets from October to May. Students will learn techniques for the display of art work. Their work will be displayed in various art shows.
BOOK OF THE MONTH CLUB:
The Book of the Month is a "student run" club under the supervision of Mrs. Baumann and Mr. Campo. Participants get together at the monthly meeting and participate in an in-depth discussion about the novel read.
Math Olympiads advisor is Mrs. Johnson. Math Olympiads meet on Wednesday through March. Olympiads practice challenging math word problems and have competitions once a month. The high-scorer will receive a trophy at club’s end.
Journalism Club produces a monthly newsletter. The newsletter will include articles about Pulaski Street School, sports, community events, poems and short stories. The club advisor is Mrs. Hubbard and they meet on Wednesdays.
The Technology Team advisor is Mrs. Gorman. Technology meets on Mondays. Students learn about web design and animation. They are also collecting old ink cartridges. DON'T THROW THEM OUT!
PRINCIPAL'S MESSAGE (Coming Soon)
Arrival and Dismissal Times have changed at Pulaski.
Students will now arrive at 8:05AM and leave at 2:35PM.
The news at Pulaski.and throughout the District.
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for Unity Program seeks to empower students to create a harmonious and safe learning environment within the school for ALL students. It is an anti-gang, anti-violence, and pro-mediation program.t
Elementary school hours are 8:05 a.m. to 2:35 p.m.
Pulaski Street PTO OFFICERS
Terese Zuhoski, President;
Tammy Hayon - Vice President
Colleen Bajter - Treasurer
Tara Schlichting - Secretary
Michelle Chauncey-Baumann, Teacher Representative
Officers meet before each meeting from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. in Rm. 116.
Free Workshop Series for Parents
Riverhead, NY - Riverhead Community Awareness Program, Inc., (CAP) is offering a free workshop series for parents in the Riverhead Central School District called Guiding Good Choices. During the workshop, parents will learn how to strengthen family bonds and reduce the risk that their children will use alcohol and other drugs.
The program is free for parents in the Riverhead Central School District, but is limited to twenty people. For more information or to register, call Riverhead Community Awareness Program, Inc. (CAP) at 727-3722.
PULASKI'S LANGHORN LIBRARY
The Pulaski Street School Library is named after PFC Garfield Langhorn, a 1967 graduate of RHS (the HS was then housed at the Pulaski Street School). PFC Langhorn was killed
in action in the Vietnam War, when, during a rescue mission, he threw himself on a live grenade to save
his fellow soldiers.
Langhorn was posthumously awarded the Congressional Medal
of Honor--the only Suffolk County recipient of that honor. >MORE