Body, Mind, And Spirit

By
Published: June 28, 2014
(Awards)
Body, Mind, And Spirit  | read this item

The school year in Roselle Park is over. In emphasizing the merits of education, two award presentations given on the same night at a June Board Of Education (BOE) meeting symbolized – either by plan or by providence – that school is for the body as well as the mind, both which instill the spirit […]

RPSD To Update Social Networks Policy

By
Published: June 14, 2014
Social Media Policy
RPSD To Update Social Networks Policy  | read this item

In line with the signing into law of New Jersey Senate Bill S441 on April 29, 2014, that requires local school boards to have policies governing the use of social media communication between teachers and students, the Roselle Park School District (RPSD) will be updating policy 4119.24 “Staff Use Of Internet Social Networks And Other Forms […]

BOE Provides Information On School Libraries/Media Centers

By
Published: June 13, 2014
Media Centers (2014)
BOE Provides Information On School Libraries/Media Centers  | read this item

More information was provided on the combining of libraries and computer rooms into media centers at all elementary schools on Tuesday night’s Board Of Education (BOE) meeting. In addition to officially transferring three (3) teachers for full-day kindergarten, School Superintendent Pedro Garrido answered some questions that were asked at the March 18th BOE meeting. It […]

School District Goes With New Lunch Vendor

By
Published: June 11, 2014
Pomptonian-Logo
School District Goes With New Lunch Vendor  | read this item

The Board Of Education (BOE) voted to approve Pomptonian Food Service from Fairfield, New Jersey as the school district’s Food Service Management Company (FSMC) for the 2014-15 school year. This is a change from previous years’ FSMC Nu-Way Concessionaires out of Kearny. In comparing both contracts, Pomptonian Food Services has a lower administrative/management fee per […]

BOE Appoints New Aldene Principal

By
Published: June 11, 2014
IMG_2857
BOE Appoints New Aldene Principal  | read this item

At last night’s Board Of Education (BOE) meeting, the Board – by way of a ‘hand-carried resolution’ – voted to appoint Julianne Bello as the new principal of Ernest J. Finizio/Aldene School. This appointment was made due to the announced retirement of current Aldene Principal Virginia Gilcrest at the end of this school year. School […]

Community PreSchool Waiving Registration Fees

By
Published: June 5, 2014
Image3
Community PreSchool Waiving Registration Fees  | read this item

The Community PreSchool will waive registration fees for those families who already registered in other schools for the 2014-15 school year. The incentive is presented to families who registered with other schools before becoming aware of the Community PreSchool’s expansion to a full-day program from 7:30 a.m. till 6 at night. Half-day, full-day, and extended […]

Community PreSchool Adds Expanded Full-Day Programs

By
Published: June 3, 2014
Community Preschool
Community PreSchool Adds Expanded Full-Day Programs  | read this item

The Community PreSchool, located at the Grant Avenue entrance at the intersection of Chestnut Street, has announced it will be providing five (5) options to expand their pre-k program from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. for September . The five programs are: The program is open to three- and four-year-old children who turn their respective […]

RPSD 2014-17 Strategic Plan Presented For Review

By
Published: May 27, 2014
RP Strategic Plan   2014-2017_Page_01
RPSD 2014-17 Strategic Plan Presented For Review  | read this item

Roselle Park School Superintendent Pedro Garrido presented the Roselle Park School District (RPSD) Strategic Plan for 2014-2017 at the May 21st Board Of Education (BOE) meeting which was held at the Robert Gordon School. The plan was months in the making and involved a committee comprised of over 20 members of the community along with […]

BOE Adopts Stricter Visitor Policy

By
Published: May 14, 2014
BOE Policy 1250
BOE Adopts Stricter Visitor Policy  | read this item

The Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE), after a second reading and public hearing, approved changes to the school district visitor policy at their May 6th meeting. In the light of incidents within the last few years, most recently the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, the Board put into place stricter regulations […]

RPHS Poetry Live: Words Drifting Into Hearts

By
Published: May 12, 2014
PoetryLivePic30
RPHS Poetry Live: Words Drifting Into Hearts  | read this item

The 11th annual Poetry Live event at Roselle Park High School (RPHS) Library was hosted by Ms. Nil Ulas on Wednesday, April 23rd, and made an impact on all students. During lunch periods, with about 150 students in attendance, all of the poetry readers did a magnificent job and made impressions on the student body. An […]

Next Page »