Learn More About the District's "Flipped Classrooms"
What is a "flipped classroom"? Click here to learn the philosophy behind this shift in teaching and learning.
Click here to access a video that provides additional information.
Nominate a Teacher and/or Educational Services Professional for Recognition
The District seeks nominations for 2018-19 Teachers and Educational Services Professionals of the Year. Please note the November 30th nomination deadline.
Please click here to access the Teacher of the Year nomination form.
Please click here to access the Educational Services Professional of the Year nomination form.
Bringing the "Frenzy" to WTHS
CBS 3 Philadelphia brought its cameras to Washington Township High School on Friday, September 14th, as the Minutemen were selected as the feature program for the "Friday Football Frenzy." Reporter Pat Gallen broadcast live (click here for the report) from the 11/12 gymnasium during the morning news, as hundreds of students and staff were on hand for a 6:45 a.m. pep rally. Later in the night, Gallen and his cameras will be at Tom Brown Field, as the Minutemen take on Atlantic City in a West Jersey Football League contest.
"Pink Game" T-Shirts for Sale
The Washington Township High School 5th Quarter Club, the booster organization for the WTHS football program, is holding a "Tackle for a Cure" Pink Game T-shirt and hoodie sale fundraiser. T-shirts are available for $15, and hoodies are $25, and proceeds will be donated to Washington Township residents battling cancer. The WTHS Minutemen's annual Pink Game will be held on Friday, October 12th, against Williamstown at 7 p.m. The team will wear pink accessories, and different pink spirit items will be available for purchase that evening. Please click here for a shirt order form and for more information on the fundraiser. Orders are due by September 24th!
2018-19 Back to School Nights
District administrators, teachers and staff will be welcoming parents and guardians into the District's 11 schools during annual Back-to School Nights. Please click here to acccess a full schedule.
Washington Township High School 8th Grade Open House
Scheduled for October 25th
An informative presentation about Washington Township High School and its programs, as well as a self-tour of the building, will be hosted on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at 7 p.m. in the school’s Investors Bank Performing Arts Center for all middle school students who are currently enrolled in 8th grade and will be part of the freshman class at the high school for the 2019-20 school year. The school’s fine and performing arts department, as well as many extracurricular activities, will be highlighted in the 45-minute presentation. Immediately following the presentation, all 8th graders and their families will be invited to participate in the school’s fall pep rally in the 9/10 gymnasium where everyone will be able to witness firsthand the school spirit that brings everyone Together With Pride!
Class of 1978 Plans 40th Reunion Weekend
The Washington Township High School Class of 1978 will celebrate its 40th reunion from October 12-14, 2018, with the Main Event on Saturday, October 13th. For full details, please click here for an informational flyer; check this page for updates. For additional information, reach out to Becky Bacalzo at firstname.lastname@example.org or text her at (856) 816-5962.
Meet the Candidates Scheduled for October 18th
The Washington Township PTO Presidents Council will sponsor a Candidates Forum on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the Eileen Abbott Central Administration Building (206 East Holly Avenue, Sewell) for the six candidates seeking election to three open seats on the Washington Township Board of Education. Barbara Kutscher, treasurer of the Moorestown Area League of Women Voters and a LWVNJ-trained moderator with more than 27 years of experience, will serve as moderator for this event.
Candidates will field questions posed by interested Washington Township residents in attendance at the forum. The program will be taped in its entirety and aired on WT-TV Channel 9/36 in the weeks preceding the November 6th school board election.The six candidates who are seeking three available seats for three-year terms on the Board of Education include: Bob Abbott (incumbent), Paul Esposito, Dr. Karen Garrison (incumbent), Renee Pollard, Celia “Ann” Volk and Candice Zachowski (incumbent).
School Safety Initiatives - Watch Video
The Washington Township Public Schools administration has implemented safety measures in all of our schools and continues to work collaboratively with the Washington Township Police to ensure the daily well-being of our students and staff. Please click here to access a video that highlights some of our efforts.
Class of 1973 Reunion Nov. 24th
The Washington Township High School Class of 1973 will celebrate its 45th reunion on Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Wedgwood Country Club. RSVPs are needed by October 15th. Please click here for a flyer with more information, a list of contacts to reach with any questions, and a form that can be filled out to purchase tickets.
WTPS Statement on Website Accessibility
The Washington Township Public Schools' website is in the process of being updated to ensure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Any website accessibility concerns may be brought to the attention of the WTPS website team at email@example.com. For more information, please view our statement on Website Accessibility.
Superintendent's Letter on Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
to access a letter from the superintendent on how to provide input to the New Jersey Department of Education.
Washington Township, Gloucester County
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to visit the Washington Township municipal website.
Important Registration Information
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, 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.