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CONGRATULATIONS JULIA BALDWIN ELEMENTARY!!

TECH ACADEMIES OF INNOVATION COMING TO JULIA BALDWIN ELEMENTARY 2016-2017



STEAM = Science & Technology interpreted through Engineering & the Arts, all based in Mathematical elements.

The Smarter Balanced Assessment System utilizes computer adaptive tests and performance tasks that allow students to show what they know and are able to do. This system is based on the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English–language arts (ELA) and mathematics.


The Asset Building Champions (ABC) and Los Dichos parent engagement programs, in which adults learn to create positive connections with their own children and youth in the community, and volunteer at schools reading specially selected books and leading activities that help teach valuable lessons. The Spanish-language Los Dichos program opens new doors for parents from diverse cultures to support their children’s school success as well as the healthy development of all young people in their communities.

Transitional Kindergarten Program

The Oak Grove School District Transitional Kindergarten (TK) Program is open to students who turn five years old between September 2 and December 2.

Transitional Kindergarten is a two-year optional kindergarten experience that gives students the “gift of time” to develop foundational behaviors, skills, and attitudes to promote competence and confidence in kindergarten and throughout their comprehensive school experience.

P.B.L. is a teaching method in which students gain knowledge and skills by working for an extended period of time to investigate and respond to a complex question, problem, or challenge. 


Community Service Program

The Annual Julia Baldwin Community Service Award was created to "Honor the Heart" by encouraging volunteerism in the Baldwin Community.  The Julia Baldwin Community Service Award is meant to acknowledge and promote community service and will be given to students who have shown exceptional interest in helping others by demonstrating selfless giving of their time to the community.

The Sobrato Early Academic Language pilot (SEAL) is designed as a comprehensive model of intensive, enriched language and literacy education designed for English language learners, starting in preschool and continuing through third grade. The SEAL model was designed by Dr. Laurie Olsen, a national expert in English language learner education. A national advisory groupprovided initial input, and continues to advise the project as the model evolves.

Every Step Up strategy is built to support specific standards in the areas of writing, vocabulary, language, reading, and speaking & listening. The intent is to provide the scaffolding and instructional sequence to support for students to becomes independent writers who write with increasing sophistication.

EngageNY.org is developed and maintained by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) to support the implementation of key aspects of the New York State Board of Regents Reform Agenda. This is the official web site for current materials and resources related to the Regents Reform Agenda. The agenda includes the implementation of the New York State P-12 Common Core Learning Standards (CCLS), Teacher and Leader Effectiveness (TLE), and Data-Driven Instruction (DDI). EngageNY.org is dedicated to providing educators across New York State with real-time, professional learning tools and resources to support educators in reaching the State’s vision for a college and career ready education for all students.


Camp Invention is the only nationally recognized, non-profit elementary enrichment program backed by the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Over the past 40 years, and in partnership with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, our programs have encouraged nearly two million children, teachers, parents, college students and independent inventors to explore science, technology and their own innate creativity, inventiveness and entrepreneurial spirit.


STEAM Education aims to bring FUNctionalliteracy to all. It promotes bridging the gap between business and educational goals to create a more productive and sustainable global culture based on teamwork. This educational framework is for all disciplines and types of learners with the goal of being more engaging and naturally successful for all members of any educational system.