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
How Parents Can Get Ahead of the Vaping Trend!
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
Kenwood Drive will be CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC between Route 70 and Bowood Drive, daily Monday-Friday between 8 am and 5 pm, beginning on or about Thursday, June 13, 2019. This closure for gas main replacement work is scheduled to last for about one month.
Residents of Surrey Ct, Suffolk Ct, and the closed portion of Kenwood Dr will have access via the Bowood Drive closure, where police will be on location.
Emergency vehicles will have access when responding to calls for service.
"Alyssa's Law" (A764) requires all NJ public schools to install silent panic alarms that will alert law enforcement during emergencies. The NJ Schools Development Authority is tasked with funding and managing the installation of the silent panic alarms in partnership with the NJ Dept of Education. The NJDOE seeks feedback, comments and concerns from the public on school security and the school security bond. Please review the "Securing Our Children's Future" Bond Act Fact Sheet and complete the online survey by 6/18/19. For further information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
Following a 38-minute Shelter in Place at Cherry Hill High School East on Friday, May 24, 2019, Principal Dr. Dennis Perry sent a letter to the East community via email. As explained in the letter, during a Shelter in Place, the following procedures are followed:
1. All outside activities are suspended.
2. Exterior doors remain secured.
3. No one is permitted to exit or enter the building.
4. School staff remain in their classrooms and office areas.
5. Classroom doors and windows are secured and students do not change classes.
6. Teachers continue to provide classroom instructions.
7. Fire alarms are disregarded unless otherwise instructed.
8. School staff are notified when the shelter in place is no longer in effect.
On Thursday, May 16, 2019, Superintendent Dr. Joseph Meloche testified before the New Jersey Assembly Education Committee regarding the dire shortage of qualified special education teachers across the state. Dr. Meloche's full testimony is available online.
Please consult individual school web sites for details.
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