District Announcements
Combined Ice Hockey Team to Play Historic First Game
(WAYNE, NJ)—A combined ice hockey team of players from Wayne Hills and Wayne Valley will play a historic first game together at the Ice Vault against West Milford at 7:30 PM on Saturday, November 25th.  This game will represent the first time players from both Wayne high schools will be playing together as one team under a co-op option offered by the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) and the Big North Conference.  Please click here for full press release.
Minimal Day - Start of Thanksgiving Holiday
Happy Thanksgiving!

Please note:  Wednesday, November 22, 2017 is a minimal day with schedules as follows, and schools will be closed on Thursday, November 23, 2017 and Friday, November 24, 2017.


 
  School        Minimal Day
Grades 1-5 8:55-1:15
A.M. Kindergarten 8:55-11:35
A.M. K-WRAP 8:55-11:35
P.M. Kindergarten 10:35-1:15
P.M. K-WRAP 10:35-1:15
A.M. Preschool 8:20-9:55
P.M. Preschool 10:55-12:30
Full Day Preschool 8:20-12:30
High Schools 7:20-12:03
Middle Schools 8:00-12:40
Elem. Extended Day 7:15–6:00
Wayne Township Board of Education Recognizes National Merit and AP Scholars
On Thursday, November 16, 2017, the Wayne Township Board of Education recognized 66 students for their academic achievements with the National Merit and Advanced Placement Scholarship Program.  Please click here for full press release.

 

Invoking the Doctrine of Necessity
A resolution invoking the Doctrine of Necessity was approved at the November 16, 2017 Board of Education Regular Meeting.  Please click here for the resolution.
Wayne Hills H.S. Holds National Honor Society Induction Ceremony
On Thursday, October 26, 2017, the Wayne Hills High School chapter of the National Honor Society held their induction ceremony.  Selection for membership is the highest honor that can be accorded a high school student. This honor is bestowed upon students who can meet high standards in the four pillars of NHS: Scholarship, Service, Leadership, and Character.  The Principal’s Faculty Council reviewed the applicants, and as a result, 95 students were inducted this year. Congratulations!  Please click here for full announcement.
Wayne Township Public Schools 2017 Red Ribbon Week at George Washington, Schuyler Colfax and Anthony Wayne Middle Schools
The Wayne Township Public Schools 2017 Red Ribbon Week was highlighted at the middle schools during a riveting assembly featuring former WWE Wrestler, Marc Mero on his BADD (Be Against Destructive Decisions) Tour.  Please click here for full announcement.
Wayne Valley High School Holds National Honor Society Induction Ceremony
On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, the Wayne Valley High School chapter of the National Honor Society held their induction ceremony. Selection for membership is the highest honor that can be accorded a high school student. This honor is bestowed upon students who can meet high standards in the four pillars of NHS: Scholarship, Service, Leadership, and Character. The Principal’s Faculty Council reviewed the applicants, and as a result, 140 students were inducted this year.  Congratulations!  
STEAM TANK Finalists
Teams of 5th grade students from Lafayette and Randall Carter elementary schools were selected to participate in the Second Annual STEAM TANK Finals. Co-sponsored by the New Jersey School Board Association and the US Army, this competition is held in Atlantic City at the end of October. Please click here for full announcement.
School Announcements
Reminders
Please note the following dates:
Monday, November 6, 2017: Minimal Day ~ Students dismissed at 1:15 - Parent Conferences
Tuesday, November 7, 2017: School Closed for Students -  Election Day
Wednesday, November 8, 2017: Minimal Day Students ~ dismissed at 1:15 - Parent Conferences
Thursday, November 9, 2017, and Friday, November 10, 2017: No School - NJEA Convention
Wednesday, November 22, 2017:  Minimal Day ~ Students dismissed at 1:15 - Thanksgiving Break
Thursday, November 23, 2017:  No School - Thanksgiving Break
Friday, November 24, 2017: No School - Thanksgiving Break
Turkey Trot
JFK's Annual Turkey Trot will take place Wednesday, November 22, 2017.  Please help us to purchase gift cards to assist families in our community.  All children are asked to donate $1 to participate in the Turkey Trot.  The collection of this money will be from November 1, 2017, to November 17, 2017.  Please click here for more information.
 
Knowing Your Reader Resources
Please click the links below for informative an important information regarding your children's reading levels.

Click HERE for a list of guided reading questions parents and guardians can use when reading with their children to help their development as readers.
Click HERE for a detailed explanation about each reading level.
 
Bulldog Clubs
Our fall clubs sessions have started! Please click here for the full calendar.