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  • WTPS Summer Registrations To Begin July 1st


    school registration   Registration for new students enrolling in the Washington Township Public Schools for the 2015-16 school year will begin July 1, 2015. Registrations are done by appointment. Parents/guardians are encouraged to contact the central registration office (856-589-6644, x6698) to obtain a registration packet with an appointment time.

    The packet will be mailed directly to the home and will contain an appointment time to return and complete the registration process. Please note that registration in the District requires a copy of the child’s health records, birth certificate (original for our preschool disabled and kindergarten programs) and three current proofs of residency in the parent’s/guardian’s name. Class and transportation assignments cannot be finalized until all required paperwork is completed.

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  • "Parents as Partners" Event June 9th at Bells

    parentpartner The District will host its second “Parents as Partners” Elementary Parent Involvement Night on Tuesday, June 9, at Bells Elementary School from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m., with a topic of “Stepping Up to the Next Grade.” Attendees at the free seminar will attend two sessions focused on what to expect for students entering grades 2 through 5 in the fall.

    For an informational flyer highlighting the event, please click here. To register, follow this link and use the password wtps.

     
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  • WTHS Class of 1975 40th Reunion

    40 reunion The Washington Township High School Class of 1975 will celebrate its 40th year reunion the weekend of November 6-8, 2015, in Ocean City, N.J. For more information, a list of events and costs, please contact either Dean DeRose (roseman1957@comcast.net), Gail Evangelista (gm1420@msn.com), Don Sees (doctor4200@aol.com) or Steve Tansky (sjb19981@verizon.net).

     
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  • Calendar Updated after Snow Days 

    The final day of school for students will be Monday, June 22, 2015, and Washington Township High School Graduation is scheduled for Tuesday, June 23rd, at 7 p.m., as the District updated its 2014-15 calendar after four snow/emergency days this winter. Please click here for a PDF of the updated calendar.

     
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  • TWP Night at the Phillies - June 3rd

    Phillies

    The Washington Township High School Student Council will sponsor the 8th Annual Washington Township Night at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday, June 3rd, when the Phillies host Cincinnati at 7:05 p.m. A portion of all ticket sales will benefit the WTHS Student Council. TWP Night at the Phillies is also Hatfield Franks Dollar Dog Night this year.

    Tickets range from $20 to $38 each, and online orders must go through this link for WTHS to receive credit for the sale.Deadline for ordering tickets is May 1st.


     
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  • wtef logo 2015-16 WTEF Mini-Grant Guidelines, Applications

    Please click on this link for the guidelines and applications for the 2015-16 Washington Township Education Foundation mini-grant program. Also on the page are links to end-of-year forms for 2014-15 mini-grants.

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Of Interest

WTHS Graduation Set for June 23rd

Washington Township High School 2015 Graduation ceremonies are scheduled for Tuesday, June 23rd, beginning promptly at 7 p.m. at gradcap Tom Brown Field. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved indoors to the TD Bank Arts Centre.
 
Guests should arrive at least one-half hour before Graduation begins. Late arrivals cannot be seated during the Graduation processional. Guests are expected to dress appropriately. Shirts must have collars – no T-shirts, tank tops, jeans or Bermuda shorts are permitted. Short pants are not allowed for persons over 12 years old. No food or beverages are allowed.

 WTHS Freshman Transition Summer Camp


The Washington To100 wnship High School Guidance Office invites incoming freshmen to participate in a Summer Transition Camp being hosted in the school’s C/D cafeteria from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. August 10-13, 2015.

Facilitated by the high school guidance counselors, the program will include activities designed to help freshmen learn to navigate throughout the high school complex and locate classrooms for freshman classes. Counselors will also review helpful time management and organization skills as well as study and test-taking skills.

The cost of the program is $80, and students will be enrolled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration deadline is July 31, 2015. Those registering on August 1st or later will be charged a $100 fee. Please click here to access an application or contact the 9/10 main office to obtain one, 589-8500 (x7601).

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.

2015-16 District Calendar

school cal The Washington Township Board of Education approved the 2015-16 District calendar at their public meeting on Wednesday, January 28, 2015. To view the official calendar, please click here (PDF version).


 Celebrating a Milestone Year!

WTHS 50 logo We look ahead to a milestone year as the Washington Township High School Class of 2015 represents the 50th graduating class in our District's history. We will be acknowledging this milestone throughout the school year in a number of ways. We hope you will join in our pride and celebration!