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Upcoming Events
 
District Announcements
Schools Closed January 27
Due to the inclement weather forecast, all Wayne Township Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday, January 27, 2015.
The Public Is Invited!
At the January 29, 2015 Board Meeting, the following informative presentations will be provided to the public. Please join us in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building at 7:30 pm.
1)  Key Findings of the Kindergarten Feasibility Study
2)  Referendum for Safety & Security Projects:  Learn more about our plan and the significant financial incentive that exists at this time.
 
2015-16 Kindergarten Registration
Children who will be five years old on or before October 15, 2015, are eligible to enter kindergarten in Wayne Township Public Schools. Beginning on Monday, February 2, 2015, interested families may visit the district website to complete the online registration form, provide the required health information, and also gather information about programs such as Safety Town. Once the on-line process is complete, the next step would be to make an appointment with your child's respective school to complete the registration process. Questions may be directed to the district's Office of Elementary Education, at 973-317-2188 or dpandolfi@wayneschools.com.
2015-2016 School Calendar
At the January 15, 2015 meeting of the Board of Education, the school calendar for the 2015-2016 school year was adopted. The calendar can be viewed under QUICKLINKS at the top left corner of this page.
Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Grades
As per the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act (ABR) (P.L.2010, c.122), the Wayne Township Public Schools has posted its Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act grades to the district's HIB webpage, and to each individual school's webpage. Click here to view a copy. Please feel free to contact Mrs. Naomi Conklin, District Anti-Bullying Coordinator, nconklin@wayneschools.com, if you have any questions.
School Announcements
Outdoor Recess
REMINDER! Brrrrrr! It's cold outside! Students should come to school dressed for the weather. When the weather is above freezing, students will go out for recess.
 
Talent Show
Our PTO will be sponsoring the entertaining Talent Show on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm.. Please click on the blue link for information about this event.  
Cyber-safety Parent Workshop
Please join our school counselor, Ms. Kristen Wardrop, for an informative workshop regarding cyber-safety on Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Please click here for more information.
6th Grade Electives
Please click here for important information on the electives for students entering 6th grade at Anthony Wayne Middle School in September, 2015.
Jump Rope for Heart
Our school is thrilled to be supporting the American Heart Association through their Jump Rope for Heart Program the week of February 9, 2015. This program teaches our students the importance of the heart: how it works and how to take care of it. The funds raised support American Heart Association research and education initiatives that save lives in our community. Please click here for more information.
Middle School Windows Art
Information regarding Middle School Windows Art can be found under SchoolCommunications > Notices & Documents or please click here.
TREP$ Program
Our Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is seeking volunteers interested in training to run the TREP$ Program during the 2015-16 school year.  TREP$ is an innovative program that teaches children in grades 4 & 5 the basics of business ownership.  It ends with a TREP$ Marketplace where each child has the opportunity to apply what they have learned and to actually operate a business!  TREP$ has become a tradition at JFK that we would like to see continue, however we cannot do it without your help. 
Click here for information regarding this year’s TREP$ schedule as well as a description of the responsibilities of the volunteer staff.
If you are interested in training to run the TREP$ program during the 2015-16 school year, please e-mail Ms. Jenkins  at jodi.d.jenkins@hotmail.com.
 
Health Office Information
Please click here to access our Notices and Documents Page for important Health Office information. Please see the notices in the Health Office folder. 

John F. Kennedy Elementary School • 1310 Ratzer Road, Wayne, NJ 07470 • Phone: 973-633-3160

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