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    Washington Township Public Schools 
    206 East Holly Avenue
    Sewell, NJ 08080
    (856) 589-6644 x6321
     
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  • Register Today for Kindergarten Summer Snapshot and Bus Tour

    snapshot 2018-19 Kindergarten registration begins February 1, 2018, for parents and guardians of children who will be five years old on or before October 15, 2018.  Please call the registration office at 856-589-6644, x6698 to obtain a registration packet and appointment time.

     

    The District is hosting Kindergarten Summer Snapshots on July 24, 25, 26, 31, and August 1 and 2.  To sign up for a timeslot, please click here to go to our online registration site.

     

    Please click here to learn about our Kindergarten Bus Tours and to register online.


     

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  • bowling First Annual Elementary Bowling Tournament is Huge Success!

    The first Annual Elementary Bowling Tournament held on Sunday, January the 14th was a success.  Approximately, 180 elementary students took to the lanes to bowl for Hoagies for Humanity.  The kids seemed to have a great time and, as a result of their efforts, we will be able to commit over 100 hoagies to our Hoagies for Humanity goal of 1500 hoagies for people in need in Washington Township and South Jersey, headed by Inspira Network. 

     

    We’d like to first thank our elementary students and the High School Students in Action (SIA) club for their commitment to the cause.  As well, we like to thank all of the parents for assisting our SIA teens in organizing the lanes and in helping us through the few hurdles that presented themselves.  As always, when there is a first-time event, unexpected situations arise and our SIA students and parents helped meet the challenge.  We’d also like to thank Brunswick Zone for their help and cooperation.

     

    We will certainly be implementing several changes for next year; but, overall, this sort of event is measured by the enthusiasm of the kids and the impact on the cause for which it is held.  Given that perspective, the Elementary Bowling Tournament was a major success. 

     

    Thanks again, and we hope to see you next year!


     

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  • BOE Moves Start Time of Jan. 16 Executive Session

    logo here Please click here for a press release announcing that the Washington Township Board of Education has moved up the start time of its Executive Session on January 16th to 5:30 p.m. It was originally scheduled for 6:30 p.m.


     

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  • Washington Township Night at the Phillies - Tuesday, May 8, 2018

    Phillies Join us at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, for the 11th Annual Washington Township Night at the Phillies when Philadelphia hosts the San Francisco Giants.  Click here to learn more about ticket prices and what the evening will include.


     

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  • BOE Announces Meeting Dates for 2018

    wtps logo 0921 Please click here for a press release from the Washington Township Board of Education regarding the schedule of meetings -- work sessions and regular meetings -- for the 2018 calendar year.


     

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  • golf WTEF Plans 22nd Annual Golf Classic

    The Washington Township Education Foundation invites area golf enthusiasts to join in a great time for a great cause at the organization's 22nd Annual Golf Classic on Friday, May 18, 2018, at Wedgwood Country Club.  Click here to access addtional information and sponsorship opportunities.


     

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  • District Air Quality Testing Results - 10-23-2017

    air quality Please click here access a letter from Superintendent Joe Bollendorf on the District's recent air quality testing. 

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Air Quality Results (PreK-8)- part one

     

    Air Quality Results (PreK-8) -part two

     

    Air Quality Results (WTHS)- part one

     

    Air Quality Results (WTHS) - part two


     

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  • 2017-18 Parent Information

    and Sign-off

    signoff red Parents are asked to click on this link to carefully view and review many important school-related documents in their entirety in advance of the 2017-18 school year. Once you have completed this review, we ask that you print out the sign-off sheet provided, check off that you have read the required material, provide your signature and return it to your child’s school office by September 8, 2017. Please note that bus passes still WILL BE MAILED to your home. If you cannot access the the documents or cannot print the sign-off sheet, please contact your child's school. You will need to complete a separate sign-off sheet for each child in your household.


     

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  •  It's Hoagie Time!

    hoagie Preparations are underway for the 2018 Helping Hands Hoagie Sale.  Please click here to access a video highlighting some of the recipients of this year's fundraiser. 

    Please click here to access a Hoagie Order Form.

    Please click here to access a Hoagie T-shirt Order Form

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    Applause! Applause! For Our 2017-18 Teachers and Educational Services Professionals of the Year!

    teachers Please click here to view the list of our 2017-18 honorees, remarkable people who daily make a difference in the lives of children.


    "It's Up to You. It's Up to Me."

    music video Please click here to access a music video for the original song "It's Up to You. It's Up to Me."  COW Project representative Eileen Lucarini, Hurffville Elementary School music teacher Nancy Leong and Washington Township High School dance teacher Eisa Jackson collarborated on the project that feautres of talents of Hurffville students and captures the spirit of the District's community servicve efforts at the elementary level.


     

     Superintendent's Letter on Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

     
    ESSA Click here to access a letter from the superintendent on how to provide input to the New Jersey Department of Education.
     

    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.

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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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