Over the past three years, the Board of Education has been identifying and studying the challenges which face the District. The goal is to develop and implement a plan to face and overcome the challenges in order to maintain, improve, and expand the successful programs for our students. Please continue reading this letter with updates to the Rutherford Public Schools' Facilities Plan. Following extensive research, site visits, meetings with community stakeholders, and community-wide surveys conducted by a committee of school and community … [Read more...] about Facilities Plan
Please visit and periodically revisit the District's Facilities Web Site for information, research, pictures, videos, and announcements regarding the facilities plan currently under Board of Education review. You will find answers to Frequently Asked Questions. You will also be able to send comments and questions via a direct email link from the site. The web site can be accessed by logging into the District's web site and then clicking on the [Read more...] about The District’s new Facilities website
Please plan to attend a school security presentation and discussion conducted by Superintendent of Schools Jack Hurley and Rutherford Police Chief John Russo on Wednesday, March 14 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of Rutherford High School. … [Read more...] about School security presentation
Dear Parents, Students, Faculty, Staff, and Community Members, On Monday September 25 at the “Superintendent’s Roundtable,” I presented potential solutions to the challenges facing the District as we strive to maintain and improve the curriculum and programs for the students and the entire community. The Board of Education and the administration have responded to the report of the Long Term Strategic Planning Committee by developing conceptual plans that address expanding and modernizing facilities and programs. Please view the video, linked below, of the Roundtable presentation. The … [Read more...] about Road to Success with the Rutherford Public Schools
The 2016-17 academic year begins for faculty and staff on September 1. Students will report to school on Tuesday, September 6. Specific details are sent via Connect 5 or postal mail from each school. Please review all information carefully. This is an exciting year for the District as we embark on a new era. The inaugural Pre-School program begins at Washington and Lincoln Schools. The grade realignment and curriculum growth and expansion at Pierrepont “Upper Elementary “ Schools and Union “Middle” School, along with new bell schedules at Union School and the High School, will provide … [Read more...] about Welcome Back!