Important information regarding the Spring 2019 New Jersey Student Learning Assessment (NJSLA) is detailed in a letter from Dr. Farrah Mahan along with an accompanying NJSLA high school schedule. All parents are strongly encouraged to read this document.
WE are so proud of our Lifechanger of the Year Award nominee, Mrs. Mollie Crincoli! ow.ly/R74k30n3OdF
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Wednesday, November 14th
Beck Middle School Cafeteria
950 Cropwell Road, Cherry Hill, NJ
Cathy Butler: Asst. Director-Public Health Programs, Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist
"The Next Generation of Tobacco Addiction"
Discussing new research from the CDC, FDA & the Surgeon General
On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, the Board of Education engaged in a discussion about Board Policy 8550 – Unpaid Meal Charges/Outstanding Food Service Charges. Please read the statement from Superintendent Dr. Meloche, regarding the policy and the discussion. The discussion will continue at the Board of Education Meeting on Tuesday, August 27, 2019.
Applications for the 2019-2020 Free and Reduced Lunch Program will be available for submission on August 15th at http://www.payschoolscentral.com. PaySchools Central is a secure payment system that simplifies school payments in an easy-to-use online portal. It enable parents to fund lunch accounts and pay required and optional fees quickly and easily. More information about PaySchools Central is available online. Also available is a step-by-step guide to signing up for PaySchools Central. Note that an application must be submitted each year.
The Cherry Hill Public Schools will receive $2,480,904 in Extraordinary Aid for the 2018-2019 school year. This reimbursement is significantly larger than the $1.8 million the District received for the 2017-2018 school year. More information about this year's Extraordinary Aid, and Extraordinary Aid figures since 2015-2016, are available online.
The Board of Education has appointed two new members to fill the vacancies created by the resignations of former Board members Mr. David Rossi and Dr. Edward Wang. Mr. Ben Ovadia will fill Mr. Rossi's seat; Mrs. Corrien Elmore-Stratton will fill Dr. Wang's seat. Resumes submitted by Mr. Ovadia and Mrs. Elmore-Stratton are available online. The new Board members will be installed following the completion of their security background checks. The Board would like to thank the candidates who completed the full application process to fill the open seats. A list of those who completed the process and granted permission for their names to be released is available online.
ATTENTION STUDENTS, PARENTS AND GUARDIANS: The United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Summer Food Service Program provides free meals when school is out! Who is eligible:
- Children 18 years of age or younger who come to an approved open site or a site to which they are enrolled.
- Adults over the age of 18 years who are enrolled in school programs for persons with disabilities.
- At sites that require enrollment, benefits are available only to children who receive free or reduced-price meals at school.
HOW TO LOCATE A SUMMER FOOD SERVICE PROGRAM FEEDING SITE:
To find the closest feeding site near you, text FOOD to 877-877 or Summer Meals to 97779 or visit the USDA site finder web site at www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks
Joey is an extremely friendly, kind, dedicated student who has committed to his academics and extra curricular activities this year. Joey's extraordinary manners, kind smile, sense of humor, outstanding attendance,and constant offers to assist others brightens up every classroom in the Alternative High School. He is the epitome of our core values, respect, responsibility , and citizenship!
Raheem is an extremely hardworking student, who is committed to graduating in June and acting as an asset to his classes and service learning. Raheem's extraordinary manners, kind smile, outstanding attendance, and constant offers to assist others brightens up every classroom in the Alternative High School. His truly displays our core values of respect, responsibility, citizenship, and service to others.
Oliver is an extremely hard working student, who is committed to attaining the best grades he can. He is an excellent asset to classroom discussions. Oliver's extraordinary manners, kind smile, and improved attendance brightens up every classroom. Oliver is a responsible, respectful citizen of the Alternative High School.
LaCoyya H. Weathington