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Levittown Public Schools


Levittown Public Schools

Levittown Public Schools

Alternative Education

Home Instruction

Home instruction is available for students with health problems which may require an absence from school for an extended period of time. Please consult the Guidance Department and/or Principal for procedures to be followed. Call (516) 434-7053 for more information.

The Alternative High School Program provides an additional pathway to high school completion for students who are not succeeding at their traditional home high school. For students whose lives have presented them with obstacles, this program allows them a second chance to meet their graduation requirements.

Our school is a separate community and has small classes where one on one work can occur. The program runs Monday/Tuesday from 3pm - 5:45pm and Wednesday/Thursday from 3pm - 6:30pm. Students have a different environment away from the stresses experienced in a large school population. Attention, support and intervention is consistent and enables them to learn to cope with their personal issues and mature into successful young people.

Students must be 16 years of age and have completed their second year of high school. The course work includes the basic curriculum required for a High School Regents Diploma. Students take the same district-wide and Regents exams as their cohorts at the home high school. Electives are limited to our facility's certifications. Diploma and graduation take place with the home high school. Students are allowed to attend school functions (banquets, proms, etc.) unless they have violated the District's Code of Conduct.

At the end of the second semester, some students may return to their home high school to complete their graduation requirements.

Application for this program may be obtained from the student's Guidance Counselor.

AHSEP (GED) Program - TASC Exam

This program is a second opportunity for students who have not found success in the traditional or Alternative High School environment to obtain an Equivalency High School Diploma. The program runs Monday - Thursday from 3pm - 5pm. Additional services are available Monday - Thursday from 5pm - 6pm.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Students must be 16-21 years of age.
  • Students must have completed the school year in which they turned 16 years of age (e.g. if DOB is 5/12 they cannot enter the AHSEP program until September).
  • Students must have less than 3.3 credits per year in high school.

EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES:

  • If the student exceeds the calculated number of credits, a committee representing the Home School, CSE, AHSEP Program, parent/guardian, etc., can decide that the AHSEP route is most beneficial for the student.
Levittown Public Schools

Levittown Public Schools - Calendars

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High Schools

Division Ave. Calendar of Events

MacArthur Calendar of Events

GC-Tech Calendar of Events


Middle Schools

Salk Calendar of Events

Wisdom Calendar of Events


Elementary Schools

Abbey Lane Calendar of Events

East Broadway Calendar of Events

Gardiners Ave. Calendar of Events

Lee Road Calendar of Events

Northside Calendar of Events

Summit Lane Calendar of Events

Levittown Public Schools

High Schools


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Division Avenue
120 Division Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7150
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MacArthur
3369 Old Jerusalem Rd.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7225
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Gerald R. Claps Career & Technical Center
150 Abbey Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7110

Middle Schools


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Jonas E. Salk
3359 Old Jerusalem Rd.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7350
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Wisdom Lane
120 Center Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7300

Elementary Schools


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Abbey Lane
239 Gardiners Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7400
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East Broadway
751 Seamans Nk. Rd.
Seaford NY 11783
516.434.7425
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Gardiners Avenue
610 Gardiners Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7450
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Lee Road
901 Lee Road
Wantagh NY 11793
516.434.7475
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Northside
35 Pelican Road
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7500
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Summit Lane
4 Summit Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7525