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Washington Township

Public Schools | Sewell, NJ

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District Anti-Bullying Coordinator

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Washington Township Public Schools 
206 East Holly Avenue
Sewell, NJ 08080
(856) 589-6644 x6321
dsaia@wtps.org
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Announcements

  • Helping Hands Hoagie Sale Pre-Orders Being Taken for February 5th Event

     

    hoagie Click here to access 2017 Hoagie Order Form 

     


     

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  • 2017 Board of Education Meeting Schedule

    boe logo 17a The Washington Township Board of Education has announced its list of meeting dates for the 2017 calendar year. Unless otherwise noted, regular meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month, with the work sessions held on the third Monday of each month. Please click here for the list of meetings for 2017.


     

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  • 2016-17 District Testing Calendar

     

    stand test 2 Please click here to access the District Testing Calendar for the 2016-17 school year, including OLSAT, NJ ASK Science, STAR, High School Biology, SATs, PSATs, AP Testing, and the State Assessment. 


     

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  • Soldier WTHS Accepting Nominees for School's Military Hall of Honor

    Washington Township High School invites nominees for the school's Military Hall of Honor.  If you are a WTHS graduate who has served, or is currently serving, in the U.S. Armed Services, please click here to learn more about the application process.  A formal induction ceremony for the 2017 inductees is scheduled for Friday, May 19 2017, at 6 p.m.


     

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  • school hours   2016-17 School Hours

        Please click here to access school hours for each of our 11 schools for the 2016-17 school year.


     

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  • Employer Obligation to Maintain

    and Report Records

    lwd Please click here to access the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development's "Employer Obligation to Maintain and Report Records" notice. Copies of this notice also are available on the state website by clicking here.


     

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  • calendar Board of Education Approves School Calendars for 2016-17 and 2017-18

     

    Members of the Board of Education approved the proposed calendars for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years at the Board's November work session.  Both calendars move the start of the next two school years before the Labor Day holiday.

     2016-17 School Calendar

     2017-18 School Calendar


     

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  • PERC Announcements

    Please click on the links below for announcements released from the State of New Jersey's Public Employment Relations Commission:

     

    Behavioral Specialists Petition

     

    Childcare Workers Petition


     

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Of Interest

Register for Parents as Partners Workshop

partners 17 The Washington Township Public Schools are hosting a Parents as Partners Elementary Parent Involvement Night Workshop on Thursday, January 19, 2017, beginning at 5:45 p.m. at Bells Elementary School. Included in the evening is a complimentary light buffet dinner, plus two workshop sessions covering a wide variety of topics. Childcare will be provided free of charge for children ages 3 and up. 
 
Please click here for a flyer highlighting the event with descriptions of the available workshop sessions.
To register, click here and use the password wtps

Parent/Guardian Resources for Understanding Your Child's PARCC Score

PARCC Your child's results on the first-year PARCC test (administered in the 2014-15 school year) are arriving! 
 
The PARCC tests measure whether students are meeting new, higher academic standards and mastering the knowledge and skills they need to progress in their K-12 education beyond. They test more complex skills, like critical-thinking, persuasive writing, and problem-solving - skills that were not measured on previous state tests. Your child's score may look different or lower on these new tests.  That does not mean students are learning less. It means the tests have changed and are asking students to meet a higher bar. Our District is providing parents and guardians access to a comprehensive PowerPoint presentation and a number of other informative links that will provide greater detail on PARCC testing and how to interpret your child's PARCC Assessment Score Report. In addition to these resources, we will be providing informational sessions for District parents/guardians in the coming weeks. 
 
Click here to go to a page with links to useful resources for parents.

phillies Tickets on Sale for 10th Annual

TWP Night at Phillies

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Please click here for details.
 

Washington Township, Gloucester County  

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Please click here to visit the Washington Township municipal website.
 

 

Important Registration Information

calendar The Washington Township Public Schools' Registration Office currently is available via appointment only! If you need to register your child for school or have questions for the registration office, please call (856) 589-6644 x6698 to schedule your appointment. We thank you for your patience and consideration.

Project Child Find Services Available

Do you have or know of a special needs child ages 3 to 21 years old residing in Washington Township who may have physical, childfind mental or emotional problems? Are you aware of any child who is in need of special education programs and services?  An extra effort is being made to identify children between ages 3 to 5 for our preschool program for children with special needs.

Project CHILD FIND, a service of the New Jersey State Department of Education, assists in identifying un-served or underserved handicapped children. Please click here for more information.

 
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