Registration for the 2018 - 2019 school year is open. Parents are able submit an online registration for students who will be new to the district beginning in September 2018 by accessing https://www.rutherfordschools.org/enrollmentinformation/ Please be sure to access the 2018 - 2019 registration link. After submitting the online registration, parents must call 201-438-7675 x1112 for a registration appointment. … [Read more...] about Registration for 2018 – 2019
In a New York Times article published on December 5, 2017, and entitled “How Effective Is Your School District? A New Measure Shows Where Students Learn the Most,” the Rutherford School District is in the 98th percentile with 6.1 years of academic growth in a five-year period when compared to nearby school districts in the state. The article details the measurement of how elementary school students grow academically based on the analysis and tracking of test scores over a five-year period, using data from the Stanford Education Data Archive. … [Read more...] about How Effective Is Your School District?
On Wednesday, September 27, beginning at approximately 7:00 pm, the district will be sending a call from the rapid notification system called Connect5. Connect5 will be used to alert parents and guardians regarding school closings, early dismissals, delayed openings, and other important information. This call is simply a test of the system. … [Read more...] about Connect5 Test Call
The Position: The Rutherford Board of Education is seeking qualified candidates to fill a vacancy on the Board. The Board, within the powers delegated to it by law, is the policy-making legislative branch of the School District. The term will run through December 2018. The position will be placed on the ballot at the annual election in November 2018, for a full three-year term. Qualifications: A citizen of the United States of America At least 18 years of age Able to read and write A resident of the Rutherford Borough municipality for at least (1) year preceding the date of … [Read more...] about Board of Education Vacancy