This morning, 25 first-grade parents enjoyed a workshop entitled, "Practical Strategies for Strengthening Emergent Reading Skills". The session was part of the Second Cup of Coffee series at Washington School and the Rutherford School District's Parent Academy. The presenters were the Reading Support teacher, Mrs. Meg Olivo, and Reading Specialist, Mrs. Rachel Mejias. … [Read more...] about First Grade Parent Workshop
Parents of students in kindergarten and grade 1 are invited to learn more about how to support their child's reading development at home. We hope to see you there!
Unity Day is Wednesday, October 18. Wear and share ORANGE to send a visible message that no child should ever experience bullying.Unity Day is an annual event occurring during National Bullying Prevention Month in October that promotes joining together to create healthier communities through kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. It was started by PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center in 2011 and is now celebrated around the world. Students, staff, and members of our community are encouraged to unite and wear orange! … [Read more...] about A District United Against Bullying
REMINDER: Parent Academy Presentations
May 17, 2023: Parent Academy Presents: Building Resilience and Independence in K-3 Children
Washington School Library, 8:50 am
Elementary School Principal Bill Mulcahy in collaboration with Elementary School Student Assistance Counselor will focus their presentation on Grit, the willingness to persevere and overcome obstacles, as well as, building healthy relationships and positive interpersonal skills. The information presented will address students from kindergarten … [Read more...] about REMINDER: Parent Academy Presentations
In an effort to strengthen the partnership between parents and school, the Parent Academy hosts a series of workshops for our school community throughout the school year and works to strengthen home and school communication. The following events will be taking place in the district through the remainder of March 2023.
March 23, 2023 Union Middle School, STEM Night 6:00-7:00 PM UMS Cafeteria March 23, 2023 Rutherford High School, Post Secondary Information Night 7:00 RHS Auditorium March 24, 2023 Elementary, Build and Maintain Positive Social Connections in … [Read more...] about Upcoming District Workshops and Events