Petway Elementary School held its final "Pride Day" of the school year on Tuesday, concluding the year on a grand scale by celebrating the school's recent designation as a National School of Character, one of 88 schools across the country to receive the designation. This is the second time Petway has received this high national distinction, following their first award in 2014.
Three Petway Patriots were honored at the 2019 District Safety Patrol Award Ceremony. Danica Newcomb was awarded the Guiliani Award for Top Safety in the district. Dominic Mercado was awarded the Gold Badge Safety Award for Petway School. Mia Bongiorno was recognized for the top Essay Writer in the... (cont'd)
The Vineland School District hosted the 2019 Safety Patrol Awards at Landis Administrative Building. Three Petway Patriots were honored at this yearly event. Danica Newcomb received the Guiliani Award for the district being recognized as the top 5th grade safety in the district. Dominic Mercado received the Gold Star Safety Award for Petway School. Mia Bongiorno won first place in the... (cont'd)
The mission of the Vineland Public Schools is based upon the conviction that all students can learn. We recognize that a quality educational experience is the result of a strong partnership of parents, teachers and the community. We challenge and encourage students to become active participants in the quest for excellence. Our goal is to ensure a safe, creative, stimulating and caring environment which promotes self-esteem, sound character, responsibility and respect for diversity. This atmosphere will enable students to become knowledgeable, skillful, life-long learners who are contributing citizens in our changing society. We expect the best from our students and will give no less of ourselves as educators.
Petway School's mission is to create an educational community, fostering collaboration among staff, parents and community promoting a safe, respectful environment for all to achieve academically, personally and socially.