Phillips Avenue Elementary School is one of four K-4 elementary schools in the district. The school has 551 students.
Phillips Avenue School
141 Phillips Avenue Riverhead, NY 11901Principal: Debra Rodgers, 631-369-6787
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The Academy Award-winning actress' educational foundation created a program in use at the local school. She stopped in because of a classroom teacher's tweet about it, according to a school staffer. Photo: Riverhead Central School District/Facebook
In addition to performing kind acts in their school and community, students from Aquebogue, Phillips Avenue, Riley Avenue and Roanoke Avenue schools and Riverhead Middle School, participated in the Kind Coins for Kenya challenge.
The viral social media phenomenon last summer made ALS a household name after millions of people started filming themselves pouring buckets of ice water over their heads, raising more than $220 million in the process.