Duane Reade 176 Main St, Fort Lee, NJ07024 This Duane Reade lets local residents run in quickly to pick up a forgotten item on their grocery list, and also refill…More a prescription at the pharmacy, pick up a movie from the Blockbuster kiosk, or send money across the state through MoneyGram -- all from the same location. Aisles are neatly lined with housewares and grocery items, beauty products, gift cards and stationery, and over-the-counter medication. Weekly local store circulars are available in stores and online.
Kumon of Fort Lee Ii 2024 Center Ave, Fort Lee, NJ07024 Kumon Math and Reading Center is a large and international after school tutoring program. Kumon works with kids on…More reading from phonics through advanced comprehension, and math from counting to advanced subjects like calculus. It also has a program for kids ages 3-5 called Kumon Junior that concentrates on learning fundamentals, as well as Kumon Honor Roll, which works with kids who are beyond their grade level. Kumon was founded in 1955 by Teiko Kumon and was first brought to the United States in 1974.
One of four elementary schools in the Fort Lee School District, School No. 1 is the largest in terms of enrollment.…More It is also the closest of the four to downtown Fort Lee, and its library serves as the location of the Fort Lee Board of Education's bi-monthly regular meetings.
Traditional elementary curriculum at the school is enhanced by a reading program for grades K through 2, including reading levels and small group instruction, a "writer's workbook" for all students first grade and above and a reader's workshop for grades 3 through 6. Underlying the school's philosophy in these areas is a belief that writing is the key to critical thinking, and the ability to read is the foundation of all learning.
Additional activities include assemblies and concerts, "hands on" science, bilingual classes, talent shows and dances. The school's stated motto is "Respect and Responsibility," and it is particularly notable for its active PTA.