- May 25, 2017Day 6
- May 25, 2017 8:15 AM5th Grade Field Trip
- May 25, 2017 8:30 AM4th Grade Attends LMS Spring Chorus Assembly
- May 25, 2017 8:30 AMSpring Chorus Assemby
- May 25, 2017 9:00 AMGT4 Cognetics Exposition
- May 25, 2017 1:30 PMCelebration Assembly
- May 25, 2017 3:00 PMDrama Club
- May 25, 2017 7:30 PMBOE Meeting
- May 26, 2017Day 1
- May 26, 2017AES Fun Friday
- May 26, 2017FLW Fun Friday
- May 26, 2017BRS Fun Friday
- May 26, 2017 9:00 AM3rd Grade Alice Paul Assembly
- May 26, 2017 1:00 PMBRS Relay for Life
- May 27, 2017Ramadan Begins
- May 29, 2017All Schools Closed
- May 29, 2017Memorial Day
- May 30, 2017GT5 Event
PTA VOLUNTEER SOCIAL – The PTA wants to celebrate YOU, Our Fabulous Volunteers on Monday, June 5th at 7:00 pm in the LMS Cafeteria. All are welcome to join us for refresments and our celebration. Don’t miss it!
SCHOLASTIC BOGO BOOK FAIR – Get your kids excited for summer reading by taking them to the Scholastic BOGO (Buy One, Get One Free) Book Fair on Wednesday, June 7th and and Thursday, June 8th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the BRS Lobby. All items are buy one get one of equal value or less free. A perfect opportunity to stock for the summer!
Thank you for your continued support!
The next Board of Education meeting (Regular Session) is scheduled for May 25, 2017 in the Frank J. Logandro Performing Arts Center.
Please click HERE to view the 2017-2018 District Calendar.
Please click HERE to view a REVISED version of the 2016-2017 District Calendar. This calendar reflects snow days and their make-ups.
Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Wawrzyniak as the new Ashbrook Elementary School Principal effective July 1, 2017.
More information can be found HERE.
The results of the 2017 Lumberton School District Building Referendum Survey can be found HERE.
The Lumberton Township School District is committed to providing all students with a safe learning environment that is free from harassment, intimidation, and bullying (HIB). Ms. Kim Hoffman is the District Anti-Bullying Coordinator. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-518-0030. In addition to Ms. Hoffman, the contact information for the FLW, AES, BRS and LMS Anti-Bullying specialists can be found on the home page of each respective school.
The district HIB policy can be accessed HERE. Official NJ Department of Education score for the district overall is 56; Florence L. Walther School scored 55, Ashbrook Elementary School scored 58, Bobby’s Run School scored 55, and Lumberton Middle School scored 57. The following ARTICLE explains the HIB scoring process in more detail.
The official 2015-16 District/Schools Self-Assessment for Determining Grades as determined under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act (ABR) (P.L.2010, c.122) can be found HERE. “While completing the Self-Assessment, we learned that our school district/schools have demonstrated strengths in the following area: Character Education. A review of these programs will be given at the February 9, 2017 Board of Education Meeting.”
The 2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration Process has begun! Detailed information can be found at the following location: https://www.lumberton.k12.nj.us/2017-2018-kindergarten-registration
Happy New Year!!
Each year, the district selects four classroom teachers and one educational specialist as the Governor’ Educators of the Year. It is our great pleasure to release the names of the district’s 2016-17 honorees. Each one of these fine education professionals has gone above and beyond, in and out of the classroom. Please congratulate each one, as they deserve our gratitude and well wishes!
Mrs. Megan Mancini, Reading Specialist
Mrs. Marny DeSantis, 1st Grade Teacher
Mrs. Melissa Antinoff, 3rd Grader Teacher
Mrs. Lauren Asaro, 4th Grade Teacher
Mr. Gary Egbert, 6th Grade Language Arts & Social Studies Resource Center Teacher
Each year, the district selects five support staff members, one from each school and one district employee, to honor as Lumberton Support Staff Members of the Year. It is our great pleasure to release the names of our district’s 2016-17 honorees. Each one of these fine educational support professionals provides the much-needed classroom and ancillary support that enables each of us to do our jobs better.
Again, we see the work ethic that each one of these outstanding staff members provides, and are happy that they are part of our district family!
Mr. Chris Cline, Desktop Support Specialist
Mrs. Kelly Rodgers, Instructional Aide
Mr. George Alers, Custodian
Mrs. Dawn Lally, Instructional Aide
Mrs. Colleen Pendergast, Instructional Aide
Did you know that Lumberton Township Schools now has its own YouTube channel? The district will be posting informative instructional videos as they are developed. You may now view a video that guides you in previewing and selecting “just right” books for your child, and explains the nuts and bolts of Reading Workshop. Simply click on this link to view it:
This new YouTube channel is another way that we’re making that vital connection from our schools to your home.
ATTACHED is a letter providing you with all dates and descriptions of standardized tests that will be administered in the Lumberton Township School District this year. This is a requirement of the State Department of Education, but we are happy to provide you with this information. Any questions please call the district’s Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction at 609-267-1406.
A message from the Lumberton Township School District:
Dear Lumberton Parents and Guardians,
Tomorrow, your child starts back to an exciting new school year! So that you are prepared, we want to let you know about a few changes to the first-day packet he or she will bring home. in order to remain fiscally responsible and to eliminiate paper waste, as well as streamline the process for you, we have moved some of our traditional paper forms to Genesis. These transitioned forms include
- Consent to survey student
- Posting of child’s information on district website
- Family military status
- Permission for child’s photo to appear in news media
- Student use of Internet and district network
You will still have the option to apply tiered permission or non-permission to the above; however, you will grant these permissions directly on Genesis. Please note: you will be required to provide a response to each of the above categories before you may view anything else within Genesis.
You will still be receiving some paper forms that must be completed and returned to your child’s homeroom/classroom teacher during the first week of school. These include
- Lumberton (school-specific) clothing order forms
- Student medical history form
- Conformatoin of viewing of various district policies
- Permission to dispense Tylenol/Advil
- Permission to dispense prescription medication
- Genesis demographic confirmation
- Genesis health contact information confirmation
- Volunteer affidavit
- Locker search and behavior code (LMS ONLY)
You will want to log into the district website at www.lumberton.k12.nj.us to check for other forms that may apply to your child, such as the state physical form for students who participate in extracurricular sports. To find these forms, click on the Parents pull-down menu and click on Forms for Parents, or follow this link: https://www.lumberton.k12.nj.us/forms-for-parents/. You may want to pay special attention to the Medical Forms folder.
Here’s wishing you and your child a great start to your new school year!
Lumberton Township School District
Lumberton Township School District offers children in preschool and grades kindergarten through eight an opportunity to receive a first class education in central Burlington County. For more than a decade Lumberton has been one of the most rapidly growing school districts in South Jersey, educating approximately 1,350 students during the 2016-2017 school year. The district’s youngest students — from preschool to first grade — learn in Florence L. Walther School. Students in grades 2-3 receive instruction in Ashbrook Elementary School. Students in grades 4-5 are educated at Bobby’s Run School. Students in grades 6-8 receive instruction at Lumberton Middle School, a New Jersey Star School. The Lumberton Schools educate students under the leadership of Joe Langowski, Superintendent of Schools, and Thomas Fanuka, Business Administrator. Questions may be directed to the Board of Education Offices, 33 Municipal Drive, Lumberton, NJ 08048, (609) 267-1406.