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
Building Resilience and Independence in K-3 Children
Approximately 40 parents enjoyed a workshop entitled, “Building Resilience and Independence in K-3 Children”. 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 Ms. Emily Bregman, Student Assistance Counselor, and Mr. Bill Mulcahy, Principal at Washington School. The second part of this presentation will be presented in March. Details to follow.… [Read more...] about Building Resilience and Independence in K-3 Children
First Grade Parent Workshop
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
Parent Academy Workshop for Parents/Guardians of Students in Grade 1
Wishing all of our students a fantastic summer vacation! During the summer, it is recommended to keep a daily routine to maintain academic skills. A summer calendar of daily activities for students entering grades 1-3 is available as is information on [Read more...] about Summer Break