Upcoming Events


  • April 24, 2017OBOS in Math Classess
  • April 28, 2017Arbor Day
  • April 28, 2017AES Fun Friday
  • April 28, 2017BRS Fun Friday
  • April 28, 2017BRS PARCC Testing Day 1
  • April 28, 2017FLW Fun Friday
  • April 28, 2017Track Meet
  • April 28, 2017Day 5
  • April 28, 2017 3:00 PMLumberTONES
  • April 28, 2017 7:30 PMSpring Dance
  • April 29, 2017All SJ Elementary Honors Band
  • April 29, 2017 8:00 AM14th Annual Day of Crafting and Scrapbooking
  • May 1, 2017National School Principal's Day
  • May 1, 2017GT4 Nomination Forms Due!
  • May 1, 2017Day 6
  • May 1, 2017BRS PARCC Testing Day 2
  • May 1, 2017 3:00 PMBRS Health & Fitness Club
  • May 1, 2017 3:30 PMBaseball Home
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Board Meeting

The next Board of Education meeting (Work Session) is scheduled for May 11, 2017 in the Board of Education conference room.


District Calendars

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.


Box Top Winners

Dear Lumberton Parents and Guardians,

The PTA would like to thank all of the students, teachers, parents, secretaries and staff that helped support our Box Tops Blitz! We couldn’t have done it without you! A special thank you to the Box Tops committee who clipped and counted 6,100 box tops earning the PTA $610.00!!

The students in the 4 winning classes won a free snack of their choice from the cafeteria. Let’s congratulate the following winning classes:

  • FLW – Ms. Rosvold’s class collected 269!
  • AES – Mrs. Heller’s class collected 679! WOW
  • BRS – Ms. Kozinsky’s class collected 368!
  • LMS – Mrs. Wessel’s class collected 204!

Again, thank you all for your support and start saving for our next Blitz in September!


New AES Principal Hired

Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Wawrzyniak as the new Ashbrook Elementary School Principal effective July 1, 2017.

More information can be found HERE.


2017 Lumberton School District Building Referendum Survey Results

 

The results of the 2017 Lumberton School District Building Referendum Survey can be found HERE.


Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Information

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 khoffman@lumberton.k12.nj.us 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.”



Grades 3-8 PARCC Testing Dates

Dear Lumberton Parents and Guardians,

The schedule for PARCC testing has been set for 2017 and is as follows.

Students in grade 3 will be tested April 4-12.  There will be 3 units of English Language Arts and 4 units of Math.

Students in grades 4 and 5 will be tested  April 28- May 4.  There will be 3 units of English Language Arts and 4 units of Math.

Students in grades 6-8 will be tested May 8-12.  There will be 3 units of English Language Arts and 3 units of Math.

Testing for all students will be conducted in the morning.  Students who have the accommodation of extended time may continue testing into the afternoon if they require the additional time.

A copy of the PARCC schedule, along with additional details, can be found on the Lumberton website under the Curriculum tab.  Select “PARCC Place” from the drop-down menu to view all PARCC-related information.

Thank you,

Lumberton Township School District


2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration Process

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!!


Governor’s Educator of the Year Award Recipients

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!

Educational Specialist
Mrs. Megan Mancini, Reading Specialist

FLW
Mrs. Marny DeSantis, 1st Grade Teacher

AES
Mrs. Melissa Antinoff, 3rd Grader Teacher

BRS
Mrs. Lauren Asaro, 4th Grade Teacher

LMS
Mr. Gary Egbert, 6th Grade Language Arts & Social Studies Resource Center Teacher


Lumberton Support Staff Member of the Year Award Recipients

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!

District
Mr. Chris Cline, Desktop Support Specialist

FLW
Mrs. Kelly Rodgers, Instructional Aide

AES
Mr. George Alers, Custodian

BRS
Mrs. Dawn Lally, Instructional Aide

LMS
Mrs. Colleen Pendergast, Instructional Aide


NEW to the Lumberton YouTube Channel Lineup!

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:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ru-FYE-aTCU

This new YouTube channel is another way that we’re making that vital connection from our schools to your home.


Required Standardized Testing Information

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.


Important First Day Form Information

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


About Our 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.