- May 22, 2015Day 3
- May 22, 2015BRS Fun Friday
- May 22, 2015FLW Fun Friday
- May 22, 2015AES Fun Friday
- May 22, 2015 1:30 PMBMX Bike Rally
- May 25, 2015ALL SCHOOLS CLOSED
- May 26, 2015Day 4
- May 26, 2015 7:30 PMRVRHS BOE Meeting
- May 27, 2015Enrolling KG Screening & Document Presentation
- May 27, 2015ASK Science Test
Lumberton Summer EDC still has openings for your children to join in the summer fun . Summer EDC registration is extended until Sunday, 5/31/2015. Please the attached PDF for details. Time and space are limited so act now!
May is Better Hearing and Speech Month! Mrs. Caren Wallen, Speech and Language Specialist for BRS/LMS has provided valuable information on understanding speech-language pathology and the goals and outcomes of therapy. Click on the attachment to read all about it!
Dear Lumberton Parents and Guardians,
The Lumberton Police Department has notified us that utility work will begin today on Main St. Mon-Thurs for the next two months. Please expect delays & one-lane traffic.
Lumberton Township School District
Click HERE to register for kindergarten if you have yet to do so.
Click HERE to schedule a screening appointment.
HERE is the PDF of the 4-13-15 Kindergarten Parent Orientation and Student Visitation.
The Board of Education approved a revised calendar for the 2014-15 school year. Please note, the school year has been extended by two days to make up the snow days we had last week and not impact plans for Spring Break. The last school day for students (a half-day) will be Tuesday, June 23.
The re revised school calendar can be found HERE.
Advisory: Road Construction on Main St. from Creek Rd to Bobby’s Run Blvd for the next 30-60 days from 9A-2:30P. Expect Delays
As part of the Quality Single Accountability Continuum (QSAC) of the NJ Department of Education, the Lumberton Township School District recently completed the District Performance Review (DPR) process.
The District Committee met on December 18, 2014 to complete the DPR review. The attached file documents the progress of the Lumberton Township School District through the QSAC process.
It is our great pleasure to give you the names of our district’s 2014-15 recipients of the Lumberton Support Staff Member of the Year Award. 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!
It is our great pleasure to give you the names of the district’s 2014-15 recipients of the Governor’s Educator of the Year Award (Teacher and Educational Specialist). 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!
Susan Wilkinson (Teacher) and Marie Mento (Educational Specialist)
Robyn Golden (Teacher) and Kathy Twiggs (Educational Specialist)
Jessica Wildrick (Teacher) and Kathy Barbieri (Educational Specialist)
Chris Carl (Teacher) and Janice Caramanna (Educational Specialist)
The Burlington County Health Department recognizes the concerns schools may have regarding the current outbreak of Ebola in the three West African countries of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone. The New Jersey Department of Health is currently developing guidelines for schools. In the interim, the Burlington County Health Department is providing the following information to schools that may have staff and students returning from one of the three aforementioned countries, and who have “no known exposure” to the Ebola virus.”
New Jersey Department of Health Information on the Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) is available at http://nj.gov/health/cd/documents/faq/ev_faq.pdf
As new information becomes available, the FAQ will be continuously updated.
Click on the CDC links below for information on EV-D68 developed for parents:
- “Parents: Learn the Facts about Enterovirus D68″ at http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-enterovirus/downloads/EV68-factsheet.pdf
- General Questions and Answers for the General Public at http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-enterovirus/about/ev-d68.html
- Info-graphic: Keep your Child from Getting and Spreading Enterovirus D68 at http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-enterovirus/about/EV68-infographic.html
The Burlington County Health Department Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) Public Health Fact Sheet can also be found here: http://www.co.burlington.nj.us/DocumentCenter/View/2512
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. Donnamarie Wojtko is the District Anti-Bullying Coordinator. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-518-0030. In addition to Ms. Wojtko, 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 57; Florence L. Walther, Ashbrook Elementary, and Bobby’s Run Schools each scored 55, and Lumberton Middle School scored 65. The following ARTICLE explains the HIB scoring process in more detail.
The official 2012-13 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. Each of our four principals gave a comprehensive review of these programs at the February 27, 2014 Board of Education Meeting.”
Please click HERE for more information regarding this policy.
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 1,470 students during the 2014-2015 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.