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    Washington Township Public Schools 
    206 East Holly Avenue
    Sewell, NJ 08080
    (856) 589-6644 x6321
     
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  • Last Call for Gobble Up Hunger

    round turkey 1 The Gobble Up Hunger holiday food drive is in need of supplies! Sponsored by the Washington Township Education Association, Middle School FutureActs, WT Police, WT Rotary and Mother’s Cupboard, the drive hopes to feed more than 200 local families! Non-perishable items can be dropped off at any school up through Tuesday, November 20th. Delivery drivers and turkey donations are sought, too. Please click here for a flyer with more information, including contact info to volunteer your help.


     

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  • Safe and Substance-Free Schools Task Force Meeting Set for November 28th

    safe schools Programming initiatives and the dangers of vaping will be among topics of discussion at the District's Safe and Substance-Free Task Force meeting on Wednesday, November 28th.  Click here to learn more.


     

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  • education Proud Member of NJCEE-S

    The Washington Township School District is a proud member of the New Jersey Consortia for Excellence Through Equity (South), joining an evolving regional consortium of school districts in Southern New Jersey that are committed to working together to support and nuture the school success of ALL of their students. The group works in conjunction with the Penn Center for Educational Leadership in the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania and the New Jersey Association of School Administrators. Click here to learn more about the Consortia's valuable work and schedule of activities.


     

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  • District Approves Strategic Plan

    strategic plan Dr. Bill Adams and Stacey Adams from Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) and Education Consulting, Research and Analytics (ECRA), along with a 28-member District steering committee, have released their recommendations for a District Strategic Plan.

     

    Click here to view the Board-approved Vision Statement

     

     Click here to review the Executive Summary prepared by the group.

     

    Click here to review the Presentation shared on June 26, 2018 by the Strategic Plan Steering Committee.

     

    Click here to review the Goals and Action Plans as outlined by District administration.


     

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  • 2018-19 Parent Information

    and Sign-off

    sign here 18 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 2018-19 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 7, 2018. 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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  • Access 2018-19 Free and Reduced Meal Applications Here

     

    food service Parents are encouraged to access the information below to learn if their children qualify for free or reduced-price school meals for the upcoming school year. Please contact the District Food Service Office (589-6644, x4211) with questions or concerns. 

     

    Click here to access a parent letter.

     

    Click here to access application instructions.

     

    Click here to access the 2018-19 Free and Reduced Lunch Application.

     

    Click here to access information on NJ FamilyCare.


     

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  • State Releases 2016-17 School Performance Reports

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    Please click here to access the 2016-17 New Jersey School Performance Reports for the Washington Township Public School District. 


     

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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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Of Interest

  • 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.


     

    Nominate a Teacher and/or Educational Services Professional for Recognition

    apple 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.

     


    Class of 1978 Plans 40th Reunion Weekend

    The Washington Treunion40 ownship 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 nbjoyce@comcast.net or text her at (856) 816-5962.


    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.


    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

    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 feedback@wtps.org. 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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    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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