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Meet the Teachers

  • Mrs. Gressieg (ENL)
  • Ms. Johnston, Mrs. Wulf (ICT)
  • Mrs. Hyde (8:1:1)
  • Mrs. Reeb
  • Ms. Sanbelmo
  • Mrs. Woodward
  • Ms. Piagione (12:1:1)

Attendance Counts

School attendance is a large factor in a student’s success. If a student must miss school due to an illness or appointment please send in a note (with the student’s name, absence date, reason, and room number). Students are responsible for missed work.


(716) 816-7100 -Call for help with technology, community services, and translated assistance.

What are we learning?


  • Reading- Our first several lessons target the reading skills sequence of events, compare and contrast, and author’s purpose.
  • IB- We will be exploring the theme “Who We Are”
  • Math- Students will practice adding one-digit to two-digit numbers through 100 using place value understanding, properties of operations, and the relationship between addition and subtraction.
  • Writing- We will begin by reviewing the basics of good writing including capitalization, sentence structure, and paragraph structure.


  • 9-9:30 Arrival
  • 9:30-10:05 ELA
  • 10:10-10:50 ELA
  • 10:50- 11:30 Social Studies & Science
  • 11:30-12:05 Specials (see below)
  • 12:10- 12:50 Lunch
  • 12:50-1:30 ELA RTI
  • 1:30-2:50 Math
  • 2:50-3:30 Writing / Flex time
  • 3:30- 4 Dismissal

*subject to change as we get more information*

*If your child receives related services, those teachers will be reaching out to you!

Encore Specials (11:30-12:05)

  • A- Chinese
  • B- 9:30 PE - 11:30 Chinese
  • C- P.E
  • D- P.E
  • E- Art
  • F- Music
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You may have heard the term "IB..."

What is an IB School?

At Makowski, we offer four highly respected programmes of international education that develop the intellectual, personal, emotional and social skills needed to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world.

Watch the video to learn more!

Click the "Who We Are" link to learn more about IB at our school.

IB EXPLAINED | everything you NEED TO KNOW about IB