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Phillips Avenue Elementary School

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 Visit the school's website.

Riverhead High School students share book projects with elementary students

by Jun 15, 2022
Students from Riverhead High School visited Philips Avenue Elementary School students to share their final class book projects.

Fourth grade peacemakers inspire kindness in the Riverhead school community

by Feb 20, 2022
The Great Kindness Challenge was led by the peacemakers, a group of fourth grade students from Phillips Avenue Elementary School and Roanoke Avenue Elementary School who exemplify kindness, support to others and leadership.

NFL lineman Ethan Greenidge donates school supplies for students at his elementary school

by Nov 15, 2021
New Orleans Saints offensive lineman Ethan Greenidge — a 2015 Riverhead High School graduate — purchased over $2,000 worth of school supplies in partnership with Riverhead CAP President Brian Stark.

Phillips Avenue Elementary School students learn about astronauts

by Mar 5, 2021
Third grade students from Phillips Avenue Elementary School launched their own space capsules crafted from household items.. The...

100 days of learning celebrated at Riverhead Central School District

by Mar 4, 2021
Students at Riverhead Central School District elementary schools celebrated their 100th day of learning on Feb. 24. Elementary...

Riverhead students celebrate the ‘Great Kindness Challenge’

by Jan 26, 2021
Fourth grade students from Phillips Avenue Elementary School and Roanoke Avenue Elementary Schools are celebrating the Great Kindness Challenge this week.

Phillips Avenue Elementary School Students use Halloween props to help edit papers

by Oct 21, 2020
Students from Phillips Avenue Elementary School donned plastic witch fingers and neon glasses to help edit their papers.

Riverhead students step up to the Great Kindness Challenge

by Feb 1, 2020
Students created cards for seniors at the Flanders Senior Center and collected “kind coins” as part of a fundraiser to build a school in Mexico, along with many other random acts of kindness during the Great Kindness Challenge this week.

Riverhead Peacemakers plan kindness initiatives

by Oct 29, 2019
Throughout the months of October and November, these Riverhead fourth-graders are visiting classrooms to read“The Juice Box Bully” to fellow students.

Phillips Avenue Elementary School celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

by Oct 11, 2019
"Through this diversity, we feel that it enriches our students overall education in learning about others that are different than us and accepting those differences and honoring those differences,” Phillips Avenue Elementary School principal Debra Rodgers.