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Paul J. Bellew Elementary School

25 Higbie Lane, West Islip, New York 11795
(631) 504-5680 FAX (631) 893-3346










Mrs. Rhonda Pratt, Principal

Principal's Secretaries: Michelle Grover / Cathleen McQuade
Nurse:  Angelica Ruden
Phone: (631) 504-5687 

PTA President:  Donna McGrath

Current News

A Wonderful Start for West Islip’s Students

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Students in West Islip returned to school on Sept. 8, ready for a new year of learning. Each building was prepared to welcome the students back, ensuring safety through new procedures and protocols including mask wearing and distancing.

“It has been a wonderful start to September,” Bellew Principal Rhonda Pratt said. “We are all so happy to be surrounded by our beautiful students.”

Special Send-Off for Bellew’s Fifth Graders

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Graduating fifth graders at Bellew enjoyed a superb, successful send-off parade on June 15. Every student was recognized and had their moment to shine as they drove through the school’s bus circle with their families.

“It was a special event for a very special group of fifth graders,” said Principal Rhonda Pratt.