School Choice Fair- Helping Parents Pick the Best School


Parents or guardians who are seeking information that will aid in the selection of the best school for their child for the upcoming 2010/2011 school year should attend the School Choice Fair. Representatives from 35 public, charter, cyber, and parochial schools will be attendance. The schools will share information on each educational institution’s mission, academic levels, classroom sizes, school safety record, after-school programming, transportation, financial aid. etc. Information on how to apply along with application deadlines will be shared.

The School Choice Fair will be held on Tuesday, November 10, 2009 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the St. Lawrence O’Toole Activity Center, 140 N. Atlantic Avenue (Garfield).

Above photo is of a classroom in the Polish Hill Lyceum about 1920.  TheLyceum was on the corner of Brereton and 30th Streets next to the Polish Falcons club; the site is now the church parking lot.