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    Washington Township Public Schools 
    206 East Holly Avenue
    Sewell, NJ 08080
    (856) 589-6644 x6321
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  • BOE Sets Budget Meeting for April 30th; Moves Time of March 26th Executive Session

    sb clip 322 The Washington Township Board of Education has announced that it will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, April 30th, at 7 p.m. THe meeting is being held to hold a Public Hearing on the Budget.


    In addition, the Board announced that it has moved up the time of the March 26th Executive Session meeting to 5 p.m., and not 5:30 as originally scheduled. The public session of the meeting still will begin at 7 p.m.


    Please click here for press releases detailing the two changes.


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  • Register Today for Kindergarten Summer Snapshot

    snapshot 2019-20 Kindergarten registration begins February 1, 2019, for parents and guardians of children who will be five years old on or before October 1, 2019.  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 30 and 31, and August 1, 6, 7 and 8. An informational flyer is available by clicking here. To sign up for a timeslot, please click here to go to our online registration site. Please use the password wtps.



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  • State Releases 2017-18 School Performance Reports

    njspr logo 18 Please click here to access the 2017-18 New Jersey School Performance Reports for the Washington Township Public School District. 



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  • Register for WTHS Summer Transition Camp

    twp Click here to access the registration form for the Washington Township High School Summer Tranisiton program.  The program is designed to assist incoming freshmen in making a smoother, more successful transition from middle school to high school. Please note the July 24, 2019, registration deadline.



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  • flu Flu Season is Upon Us!


    Please click here for an important letter about how to protect yourself and your child from becoming ill.


    Please click here to access important flu information from the New Jersey Department of Health.


    Please click here to access information on recognizing and treating the flu.



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  • Gym Floor Mercury/Air Quality Testing & Information

    wind guy 1 As a follow-up to Superintendent Joe Bollendorf's letter to the community regarding the presence of mercury in the gym floors and air quality at Bunker Hill Middle School and Bells Elementary School, we have established a page on the website to post updated information and testing results.


    Please click here to access the page.


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  • District Introducing Integrated Preschool Program Starting in 2019-20


    pschool 19 During the 2019-2020 school year, the Washington Township Public School District will open a tuition-based, half-day integrated preschool program for our three- and four-year-old residents. The program will accept a limited number of students, and a lottery will be used if necessary to determine placement. Please click here for a letter detailing the program that includes a link to the preschool application.


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  • phillies Washington Township Night at the Phillies- May 15, 2019


    Members of the Washington Township High School Student Council encourage community members to think spring and plan on joining in the fun of the 12th Annual Washington Township Night at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  The Philadelphia Phillies will take on the Milwaukee Brewers.  First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. A portion of all ticket sales will benefit the WTHS Student Council.


    Purchase tickets online at, promo code WTHS. *Please note that online orders must go through this link for WTHS to receive credit for the sale.

    Order now!  Go Twp!  Go Phillies!


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  • 2019-20 Tentative Budget


    Click here to access a PowerPoint previewing the proposed 2019-20 School District Budget, as shared at the March work session of the Board of Education.


    District Art Night Set for April 3rd

    District Art Night The Washington Township Visual Art Department will host District Art Night on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Washington Township High School. District Art Night annually draws thousands to the school to view displays of K-12 student art work, as well as to witness student-artist demonstrations. The WTHS chapter of the National Art Honor Society will be sponsoring a Fine Art and Craft Sale and will be having face-painting activities for the kids in attendance. District Art Night admission is free and open to the public.

    District to Host "Vaping Me Crazy! Weed Between the Lines" on April 4th

    vape The Washington Township Public Schools will host a free parent seminar Vaping Me Crazy!  Weed Between the Lines, on Thursday, April 4, 2019, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Washington Township High School Play House (11/12 auditorium).  Sponsored by the Washington Township Municipal Alliance and in conjunction with Steered Straight, Inc., the evening will address growing concerns about the increase in vaping and marijuana legalization through presenter Michael Deleon. Click here to access an informational flyer.

    WTHS to Host 16th Annual Dance Concert "365" on April 11th

    365 How do you measure a year? Members of the Washington Township High School Dance Department and Dance Company will explore the many holidays, milestones and daily life events that we experience together over 365 days during “365,” the program’s 16th Annual Dance Concert, on Thursday, April 11, 2019, at 7 p.m. in the school’s Investors Bank Performing Arts Center (IBPAC). Click here to learn more.

    Courier Post's Live Feed Showcases WTHS Marching Band's March Clothing Drive

    clothing drive Click here to access a live feed from Courier Post reporter Carly Romalino who stopped by Washington Township High School on March 8, 2019, to showcase the Marching Band's March Clothing Drive.

    World Language Spirit Wear Sale

    wl spirit icon The District's World Language department is holding a Spirit Wear sale now through March 31, 2019. Please click here to access a flyer with more information and a link to where to buy the spirit wear.

    Safe Schools Task Force Presentations

    safeschool 1 On Wednesday, November 28th, the District held its semi-annual Safe Schools Task Force Meeting. There were two very important presentations given at the meeting.

    The first was a presentation by Cristina Martins of the Southern NJ Perinatal Cooperative regarding the vaping epidemic. Please click here for a recorded video of her presentation.

    The second was a presentation led by our School Counseling Director Ms. Jennifer Grimaldi that provides a detailed view of what we are doing to identify and support our children with their mental health, social, and emotional needs. Click here to watch that presentation.

    Learn More About the District's "Flipped Classrooms"

    flipped classrooom 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.

    School Safety Initiatives - Watch Video

    school safety 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.

     WTPS Statement on Website Accessibility

    access 1 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 For more information, please view our statement on Website Accessibility.

     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.

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     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.