District Newsletter – April 2017

April 2017 – Newsletter

Rutherford LDW Announcement

See attached

2017 Summer Jumpstart Program

For the sixth consecutive year, Rutherford Public Schools will be conducting a Jumpstart Program. The program is open to all Rutherford students registered in kindergarten or grade 1 for the upcoming 2017 – 2018 school year. The program is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, and end on Thursday, August 3, 2017. Classes will meet from 8:30 a.m.to 12:30 p.m. at Lincoln School at 414 Montross Avenue. The fee will be $400 for the five-week program. Any parents who wish to drop off their child at 8 a.m. can enroll their child in the early morning childcare. An additional fee of $100 will be charged and must be paid at registration. For more details and an application form, please click on the link below.

Summer Jump Start

April Food & Fun Day

List of Activities and Attractions

Face painting
Balloon twisting
Carnival games
Snow cone machine
Popcorn machine
Cotton candy
Highlights of student STEM projects
Arts & crafts
Jewelry making
Puppet show
Door prizes and giveaways
A Light Breakfast will be served!

Items Requested By The Food Pantry

  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Sugar (smaller containers, not 5 lb bags)
  • Vegetable/cooking oils
  • Canned tuna
  • Kid’s snacks, including juice boxes
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Body lotion

PARCC Information

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Attached are answers to “Frequently Asked Questions” and information about the PARCC Assessments. Please contact your child’s principal if you have any further questions or concerns.

Jack Hurley
Superintendent of Schools