Woodbridge Township School District
PUBLIC NOTICE: A retreat meeting of the Woodbridge Township Board of Education will be held on Saturday, August 7, 2021. A representative of the New Jersey School Boards Association will be the guest speaker. The meeting will commence at 9:00 a.m. at Ross Street School #11, 110 Ross Street, Woodbridge, NJ. No formal action will be taken.
6 days ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
PUBLIC NOTICE The previously planned regular meeting of the Woodbridge Township Board of Education scheduled to be held on Thursday, August 19, 2021 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11, 110 Ross Street, Woodbridge, NJ. Formal Action will be taken. Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order lifting capacity limits on the number of people who may attend Board Meetings; this Board Meeting will not be live-streamed, nor will email comments be accepted.
9 days ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Check out WTSD's employment opportunities by visiting https://www.woodbridge.k12.nj.us/ and clicking on the Human Resource tab.
10 days ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from the July 15th Board Meeting: • Amber and Matt Jarret acknowledged for generously designing and building desks for students during the COVID-19 pandemic • 2019-2020 Self-Assessment for Determining Grades Report approved • Nursing Plan for the 2021-2022 approved • PSAT/NMSQT and SAT program agreement between College Board & WTSD approved • Contracts awarded to Vista Higher Learning, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, & Savvas Learning • Renewal of the Shared Services Agreements between WTSD & The Township of Woodbridge for a part-time grant writer; and for the maintenance of Board facilities • Approval of the Participation Agreement between WTSD & Genesis Educational Services • Approval of the agreement between the WTSD & the YMCA of Metuchen/Woodbridge for conducting before and after care programs for 2021-2022 • 17 athletes from CHS for their outstanding performances in various 2021 Spring Sports • Coach Brian Finnegan, CHS, was selected as Greater Middlesex County White Division Coach of the Year in Boys Tennis for the Spring of 2021 • The CHS Boys Tennis Team won the Greater Middlesex County White Division Championship North 2 for 2021 • 4 athletes from CHS for receiving the FMC Athletic Directors Award • 5 athletes from CHS received individual honors for outstanding performance in academics & athletics • Contract awarded for the WTSD Capital Improvement Plant to Parette Somjen Architects • Adoption of the Coordinated transportation agreement between Union County Educational Services Commission
20 days ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Board Meeting scheduled for July 15, 2021, will convene at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11. To access a copy of the agenda please click on the following link: https://5il.co/vfqr
22 days ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The 2019-2020 HIB District and School Grade Report as a result of the School Self-Assessment for Determining Grades under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights can be found here https://5il.co/uy18 The grade is a raw score of data and the sum of the ratings for all indicators within each core element on the School Self-Assessment. The school district’s score is 73 which is an average of the total scores of all the schools in the district.
about 1 month ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from the June 30, 2021 Board Meeting: • WHS senior, B. Gnapp, achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. • B. Wolferman reappointed as Qualified Purchasing Agent for 21-22 • Approval of the license subscription renewals to Rethink, Learning A-Z, Writing City, Benchmark Universe, Vocabulary AZ. • Contracts awarded to Savvas Learning, Cengage Learning, MPS, Collins Education, Advanced Assessment, Nystrom Education, Naomi Isaac-Simpson Educational Consulting, and NGSS. • Approval of the submission of funding application for the Every Student Succeeds Acts Consolidated Grant in the amount of $3,080,375 for 2021-22. • Approval of the leasing of 97 copiers with Ricoh in the amount of $16,870 monthly for 2021-22. • Bids awarded for asphalt paving, electrical supplies, HVAC system maintenance & repairs, and plumbing supplies. • Approval of the removal & disposal of additional damaged VAT/mastic & leveling compound from WHS • Approval of the Comprehensive Equity Plan Annual Statement of Assurance • Twenty JFK athletes gained individual honors for outstanding performances in various 2021 winter and 2021 spring sports seasons • JFK athlete, M. Hein, received the 2020-21 Scholar Athlete Award from the NJSIAA • JFK athletes, R. Pathak and M. Mowafi, received the 2020-21 Scholar Athlete Award from the Greater Middlesex Conference • JFK athletes, V. Patel and O. Sims, received the 2020-21 Sportsmanship Athlete Award from the Greater Middlesex Conference • Thirteen WHS athletes gained individual honors for outstanding performances in various 2020-21 winter sports • WHS Coach J. Rotella selected as the 2020-21 Star-Ledger Greater Middlesex Conference Ice Hockey Coach-of-the-Year • WHS athlete, E. Williams, received the 2020-21 Scholar Athlete Award from the NJSIAA • WHS athletes, S. Leonard and A. Santino, received the 2020-21 Scholar Athlete Award from the Greater Middlesex Conference • WHS athletes, F. Perkins and J. Gurski, received the 2020-21 Sportsmanship Award from the Greater Middlesex Conference • WHS athlete, A. Santino, received the 2020-21 Scholar Athlete Award from the Bill Denny/Rutgers Football Letterwinners Chapter of the National Football/College Hall of Fame.
about 1 month ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Board Meeting scheduled for June 30, 2021, will convene at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11. To access a copy of the agenda please click on the following link: https://5il.co/uu0j
about 1 month ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from the June 17, 2021 Board Meeting: • Dr. Genecarelli appointed as the Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources • Mr. Kendell Ali appointed Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion • June 19, 2021 proclaimed as Juneteenth Freedom Day • Approval district-wide use of material from the Racial Equity and Justice Initiative developed by Apple, Inc • Sixty-seven students from CHS were inducted into the National Honor Society • Eleven students from WHS were inducted into the National Honor Society • Six students from WHS were inducted into the Chinese Honor Society • Sixteen students from WHS were inducted into the French Honor Society • Twenty-One students from WHS were inducted into the Spanish Honor Society • Albert Jasani donated the use of Royal Albert’s Palace and the food to FMS for their eighth grade dance • District teaching & support staff selected to receive the 2021 Excellence in Education Award from the WTEF. • Three WHS staff members commended for coordinating the special needs prom, “Evening Under the Stars” • Law Enforcement Officials from Middlesex County Sheriff’s Department acknowledged for presenting the D.A.R.E. program • Presidents’ Council of Woodbridge Township $700 donation • Approval of NextGen Pilot Feedback Program pilot for grade 3 at School #29 • Capital Reserve account in the amount of $6,000,000 established • Renewal bids awarded to ESS, AHERA Consultants, Appetgy, Legacy Construction, Frontline Education, Genesis Educational Services, Littoral Inc. • Renewal bid to AHERA Consultants for environmental compliance, inspection & consulting services • Use & Occupancy agreement between Woodbridge Township Recreation Girls’ Softball League for use of CMS • Contract awarded for asphalt paving at JFK High School, School #20, and School #23 • Bid awarded to B&G Restoration, C&M Door Controls, Mack Industries, Continental Trading and Hardware, Vanas Contract and Pravco, Malachy Mechanical • School bus evacuation drills conducted • Transportation routes awarded to Destiny 23 Transportation, BRB Trans. LLC, and Dapper Bus
about 1 month ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Board Meeting scheduled for June 17, 2021, will convene at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11. To access a copy of the agenda please click on the folllowing link: https://5il.co/u67s
about 1 month ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
To view a copy of the Superintendent's Message regarding masks, social distancing, graduations, and summer programs click on this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikZqW_LeGdc To read the transcribed message, please click here: https://5il.co/ttbv
about 1 month ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
All Woodbridge Township Schools will be full remote on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, to accommodate Primary Voting.
about 1 month ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
All Woodbridge Township schools will be closed beginning Friday, May 28, 2021, through and including Tuesday, June 1. All schools are scheduled to re-open on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.
2 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Woodbridge Township School District is offering a half-day (AM or PM) ESL Pre-Kindergarten Program at Kennedy Park School #24. Registration information for the 2021-2022 school year can be found at https://5il.co/t8ra
2 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from the 5/20/21 Board Meeting: • Board President, Marie Anderson, and Board Member, Daniel Harris, achieved the status of Certificated Board Member by the NJSBA. • 168 district High School students inducted into the National Honor Society. • 40 district High School students received the Seal of Biliteracy from the NJ Dept. of Education. • 256 district Middle School students inducted into the National Junior Honor Society. • 7 district Middle School students received the National Junior Honor Society Outstanding Achievement Award Scholarship sponsored by NASSP and NJHS. • Andrew Ferreira achieve the rank of Eagle Scout. • Thalia Santiago-Ortiz selected as the winner in the 2021 Mother’s Day Contest sponsored by the Corner Newspaper. • 11 district Middle School students participated in the Junior Youth in Government Day. • Submission of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 2006 Grant in the amount of $80,451.00 • Pre-K ESL Program approved at School #24 for the 2021-2022 school year. • LEAP Program approved at School #29 from 6/21 thru 6/30. • Shared Service Agreements with the Township of Woodbridge for communications systems maintenance; and for a part-time grant writer for 2021-2022. • Athletes from CHS honored for their outstanding performances in academics and athletics in various 2021 Winter Sports. • Coach Sandra Chiera selected as the Greater Middlesex White Division Coach of the Year in Girls Basketball for the Winter of 2021. • Coach Joseph Rotella selected as the Greater Middlesex Conference Coach of the Year in Ice Hockey for the Winter of 2021. • The Senior Olympics Organization of NJ will hold their annual event on 9/10, 9/11 and 9/12 at WHS and WMS. • Use and Occupancy Agreements between the Colonia Girls’ Softball League and the Little Fellow League of Colonia. • Bus Evacuation Drills conducted.
3 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The next Board of Education meeting will convene at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at Ross Street School #11. Click the following link to view a copy of the agenda: https://5il.co/sx40
3 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Families from Woodbridge Township School District's Title I schools recently participated in a virtual Math Family Workshop. A committee of teachers created tutorial videos to enable families to participate at their leisure. Photographs and videos were submitted documenting the fun families had doing math projects and playing math games. Great job by all of the participants! Click here https://youtu.be/pXX2qC68gtw
3 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Tonight's Budget Hearing and Final Budget Adoption meeting will convene at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11. A copy of the agenda may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/s8f7
3 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Open Public Budget Hearing will convene at 6:00 p.m. this evening at Ross Street School #11. A copy of the tentative budget presentation may be accessed here: https://5il.co/s3th
3 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Congratulations to Dr. Joseph Massimino who has been appointed as the new Superintendent of Woodbridge Schools effective July 1, 2021.
3 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from the 4/22/21 Board Meeting: • Student Calendar revised: No School – Friday, May 28, and Tuesday, June 1 • Ms. Anderson facilitated the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccinations to our staff • Hackensack Meridian Health provided the COVID-19 vaccinations to our staff • Mr. Rafanello, Eastern Janitorial, donated 15 cases of hand sanitizer • Mr. Ediga donated $1,000 to the WTSD College Application Award • Five district students awarded the 2020-2021 Student Recognition Award • CHS student selected as a semi-finalist for the National Honor Society Award • Four JFK students selected as finalists for the National Merit Scholarship Award • Twenty-two IMS students inducted into the National Junior Honor Society • JROTC Cadets from WHS received Honor with Distinction (HUD) status • Nine JFK students received athletic awards for 2020-2021 winter sports • JFK Boys’ Bowling Team won the 2020-2021 Division Sportsmanship Award of the Greater Middlesex Conference • Twenty-one WHS athletes had outstanding performances during 2019-2020 fall sports • WHS Girls’ Tennis Team won the 2020 Greater Middlesex Conference White Division Sportsmanship Award • WHS Football Team won the 2020 USA Today Network NJ Big Central Conference Group 4 Team of the Year and the 2020 USA Today Network NJ Group 4 Team of the Year • WHS football player named as the 2020 Home News Tribune Player of the Year • WHS football player named as the 2020 Home News Tribune Defensive Player of the Year • Harding William “Pete” Peterson, WHS Class of 1946, inducted into the NJIAA Hall of Fame • Pilot programs approved: Cultural Concepts, Global Arts and Crafts, Foundational Art, and Art through the Ages • Agreements approved: ESC, HCESC, Auditor, Board Attorney, Financial Advisors, NJSBA • Approval of shared service agreements & renewal lease with the Township of Woodbridge • Contracts awarded to: ISE Appliance, Core BTS, MRA International • Approval to purchase of Dell computers, laptops and software • Contract approvals for asbestos abatement at WHS, corridor additions Schools 24 and 22, heating renovations at School 18 • Transportation agreement with ESC • Approval of Drug & alcohol testing program with National Safety Compliance • Purchase of four 24-passenger vans with car seats • School lunch/breakfast prices for 2021-2022 • Renewal contract with Chartwells • Support of NJ Assembly Resolution 239 condemning violence against the Asian American & Pacific Islander community
3 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A copy of the April 22, 2021 Board Meeting Agenda may be accessed by clicking on this link: https://5il.co/rtbk
4 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
REVISED PUBLIC NOTICE The Woodbridge Township Board of Education announces that the open public budget hearing will take place on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11, 110 Ross Street, Woodbridge, NJ. The Board may retire to Closed Session to discuss personnel matters. Formal action may be taken. Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order 173, there may be capacity limits on the number of people who may attend this Board Meeting in-person in order to maintain social distancing guidelines. As a result, the meeting will be streamed live on Channel 35 and those residents who are unable to attend in-person may e-mail their public comments to superintendent@woodbridge.k12.nj.us until the end of the Meeting. The previously scheduled Open Public Hearing and Final Budget Adoption has been rescheduled to Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11, 110 Ross Street, Woodbridge, NJ. The Board may retire to Closed Session to discuss personnel matters. Formal action will be taken. Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order 173, there may be capacity limits on the number of people who may attend this Board Meeting in-person in order to maintain social distancing guidelines. As a result, the Meeting will also be streamed live on local Channel 35 and those residents who are unable to attend in-person may e-mail their public comments to superintendent@woodbridge.k12.nj.us until the end of the Meeting.
4 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The following link contains an update from the Superintendent on the status of hybrid learning and other school-related info: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PB3ig0DJTjA Stay safe and enjoy your Spring Break!
4 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The meal distribution plan for Friday, 4/2 will provide a daily breakfast and lunch for 7 days, & a snack for Friday. No meals will be distributed beginning 4/5 - 4/9, as the district will be closed. Meal distribution will resume on 4/12. Click here: https://5il.co/r5jl
4 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from 3/16/21 Board Meeting: • Colonia Middle School collected over $750 & 2,000 lbs. of food for the Have a Heart Food Challenge • Bi-Annual HIBs reported for 7/1/20 thru 12/31/20 • Recognition to L. Zecchino for her heroic efforts during a house fire in Port Reading. • District in support of waiving the required ESSA testing • Approval of pilot e-Sports at Iselin Middle School • Approval of various professional development workshops • Anti-racism pledge to be adopted and circulated throughout the district. • Purchase of books ensuring diversification of lesson plans & activities. • Commend D. Johnson, from JFK HS, for being selected by the NJSIAA National Girls & Women in Sports as the outstanding female athlete for 2020-2021 • Submission of the tentative proposed 2021-2022 budget in the amount of $300,626,628. • Corrective actions on Audit Recommendations placed in effect. • Request County approval to transfer $700,000 to purchase laptops for all education staff members. • Submission of the ERIC North Grant Application for building security, safety, and safety equipment and training. • Excel Environmental Services contracted for consulting services related to the proposed new Avenel Elementary School • Payment of $489,350 to Apple, Inc., covering the remaining two year contract for proprietary Apple products. • Karbone, Inc. contracted for brokerage services related to SREC sales. • Resolution determining format & details of $37,718,000 school bonds, series 2021. • AECOM authorized to advertise and procure bids for the new Avenel Elementary School. • Hazmat Diagnostic LLC contracted for asbestos abatement services at School #18. • Commercial Interiors Direct contracted to furnish and install new flooring in the all purpose room at School #18. • Contract awarded to purchase 2021 Ford Explorer for the Security Office.
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please view the following message from the Superintendent regarding an update on hybrid and in-person instruction. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnmexAwK0AU
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view a copy of the March 16, 2021, Board Meeting agenda: https://5il.co/qn6d
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
At the regularly scheduled Board of Education Meeting of the Township of Woodbridge to be held on Tuesday, March 16 at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11, the Board anticipates adopting the 2021-2022 tentative budget for submission to the County Office, as well as all other matters deemed necessary by the Board. Formal action will be taken. Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order 173, there are likely to be capacity limits on the number of people who may attend this Board Meeting in-person. As a result, the Board Meeting will also be streamed live on local Channel 35 and those residents who are unable to attend in-person may e-mail their public comments to superintendent@woodbridge.k12.nj.us until the end of the Meeting.
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Families from Woodbridge Township School District's Title I schools recently participated in a virtual STEAM Family Workshop. A committee of teachers created tutorial videos to enable families to participate at their leisure. Photographs and videos were submitted documenting the fun families had doing science experiments, coding, creating artwork, inventing, and working on math projects. Great job by all of the participants! Check it out here https://youtu.be/o_zFUWRwqQw
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from 2/25/21 Board Meeting: • A waiver requesting postponement of the 2020-2021 QSAC monitoring. • Thirteen 7th graders participated in the Junior Youth in Government Day. • Eighteen district students selected as winners of the Dr. Martin Luther King Essay Contest. • Eleven district nurses volunteered to administer vaccines at the Township COVID Clinic. • Middlesex County Sheriff Officers conducted the DARE program at 8 elementary schools. • Supplemental books purchased for K-5 small group instruction. • Pilot programs approved: Social Media Marketing at JFK HS; and Theater Arts I & II at CHS. • Acceptance of The Comprehensive Financial Report for the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2020 • Sale of accumulated Solar Renewals Energy Certificates (SRECS) • Application for the Arts In Education Residency Grant for new art at WMS • Submission of approval to the NJDOE for construction projects at School 25. • Disposal of property application to the NJDOE for property on W Cedar & Delaware Ave. • Approval of architectural services related to guidelines on Traffic Engineering and Historical Preservation at the planned site of the new School 4/5. • Approval of architectural services related to the partial roof replacement at CMS. • Bid awarded for district-wide HVAC upgrades. • Contract awarded for purchase of 2021 Ford F250 4x4 for the Transportation Dept.
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link for a message from the Superintendent regarding the return to hybrid in-person instruction on 3/1/21: https://5il.co/pyu0
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A copy of the February 25, 2021, Board Meeting agenda may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/pwp5
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A copy of the agenda from the February 18, 2021, Board Meeting may be accessed by clicking the following link: https://5il.co/psu4
5 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
PUBLIC NOTICE The previously planned regular meeting of the Woodbridge Township Board of Education scheduled to be held on Thursday, February 18, 2021 has been rescheduled to Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at Ross Street School #11, 110 Ross Street, Woodbridge, NJ. Formal Action will be taken. Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order 173, there are likely to be capacity limits on the number of people who may attend this Board Meeting in-person. As a result, the Board Meeting will also be streamed live on local Channel 35 and those residents who are unable to attend in-person may e-mail their public comments to superintendent@woodbridge.k12.nj.us until the end of the Meeting. Brian Wolferman Business Administrator/Board Secretary
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Due to the weather, Friday, 2/19, will be a remote instruction day for all students.All district offices will be closed. All staff will work remotely.There will be NO food delivery, in-person instruction, or out-of-district transport.All after school activities are canceled.
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Due to the impending weather, tomorrow will be a remote instruction day for all students.All district offices will be closed. All staff will work remotely.There will be NO food delivery, in-person instruction, or out-of-district transport.All after school activities are canceled.
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The meal distribution plan for tomorrow, Thursday, (2/11) and Friday, (2/12) may be accessed by clicking the following link: https://5il.co/phxs
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Tomorrow, Monday, 2/8, will be a fully remote instructional day. All classes will be remote. All district buildings will be closed. All staff will work from home. Food distribution will be canceled tomorrow and resume on Tuesday. Please stay safe and warm tonight. Thank you
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view a message from the Superintendent about returning to hybrid in-person instruction in March https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCoQyBVKub8
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A new after-school snack program starts this month! Beginning Wednesday, February 17, all meal bags will contain an after-school snack. Click here for more information https://5il.co/pdmq
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Kindergarten Registration for the 2021-2022 school year will open on February 16, 2021. Information on the Kindergarten registration process may be accessed by visiting our Student Registration page or clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/pc1b
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Woodbridge School District food distribution is canceled for tomorrow, and will resume on Thursday, 2/4
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Woodbridge School District food distribution is canceled for tomorrow and will resume on Wednesday, 2/3
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Tomorrow, Monday, February 1, will be a snow day for all district locations. There will be no remote or in-person instruction. School district food distribution centers and deliveries are canceled tomorrow. Enjoy the snow and stay safe. Remote instruction will resume on Tuesday
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A few highlights from the January 21, 2021 Board Meeting: • A total of 24 district students were accepted into the Middlesex County Arts High School and Middle School Arts programs. • Face masks donated to WTSD by R. Zwahlen, of Soul Perch. • $1,000 donated to Kennedy Park School #24 by B. Musolf & A. Bartczk, of Home Depot Colonia. • $500.00 donated to the RISE program by J. Hoffmann, of Home Depot Woodbridge. • March BOE meeting rescheduled to Tuesday, March 16 . • Theater Arts Production pilot program approved for JFK. • The P.A.C.E. program will begin 7/6 and continue thru 8/6. • The MS and HS Program of Studies were approved. • Comprehensive Orton-Gillingham Training approved for 20 teachers in February. • Public sale of disposable materials approved. • Purchase of desktop computers for JFK. • Application for the Learning Loss Grant, in the amount of $156,425, focusing on reducing students’ learning loss during COVID-19 as part of the CARES Act and ESSER funds. • CHS Girls Tennis Coach, J. Lee, selected as Division Coach of the Year. • JFK Coach, N. Cuntala, inducted into the NJ Scholastic Association Hall of Fame for 2020. • CHS and JFK athletes gained individual honors for outstanding accomplishments and performances in various 2020 Fall sports. • JFK Boys’ Soccer Team winners of the Greater Middlesex Conference Division Sportsmanship Award. • Bid awarded for asbestos removal and abatement at WHS.
6 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The January 21, 2021 Board Meeting agenda may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/osoq
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration will open on February 16, 2021
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The meal distribution information for Friday, January 15, 2021, through Tuesday, January 19, 2021, may be accessed here: https://5il.co/ohek
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A Special Meeting of the Woodbridge Township Board of Education is scheduled to be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021 convening at 6:00 p.m. in Conference Room A of the Administration Building, 428 School Street, Woodbridge, NJ, at the conclusion of the public portion, the Board will retire to Closed Session. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss personnel matters. Formal action may be taken.
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to review an important message from the Superintendent regarding the return to hybrid instruction: https://youtu.be/twWUi2T6Ukk
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The agenda for the January 7, 2021 Reorganization Meeting may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/ocvc
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Middlesex County College will hold virtual workshops during Explore Middlesex MonthFuture. Students can learn all about Middlesex County College academic offerings, student services, campus life and the nuts and bolts how to apply and pay for college. A series of evening workshops will be held over Zoom in January. Visit middlesexcc.edu/explore for details and to register.
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Make sure you have the Woodbridge Township School District’s mobile app for the latest news updates and emergency notifications. Download the app on Android: https://bit.ly/2Yd73LD or iPhone: https://apple.co/2KFog8g.
7 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view a special message from the Superintendent: https://youtu.be/Ieg9HQXODUM
8 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from the 12/17/20 Board Meeting: • CHS Football collected over 190 toys and $75 for the Toys for Tots toy drive. • Students - N. Galicia, J. Lubas, M. Riaz collected and delivered 50 bags of food to the St. James Food Pantry. • 2020 Veterans Day Essay Winners Grade 4: 1st–D. Finnerty; 2nd–T. Wisniewski; 3rd–S. Gesmeria. • 2020 Exemplary Educators: H. Ludlow, S. Samano, M. Sepa-LaFemina. • The WHS JROTC program received Honor with Distinction (HUD) status for 2020-2021. • Pizza Vita proprietors, R. Flores & E. Santorelli provided complimentary pizzas to the students at the RISE program. • Mr. Sanil Namibar organized the Sewa Diwali food drive held at School #18 on 11/28 donating 10,000 lbs. food to “We Feed Woodbridge”. • Touchdown Club of Colonia members, T. Ciencin, T. Howard, and D. Testa assisted with collecting toys for the Toys for Tots toy drive. • Revisions made to 2020-2021 Student Calendar: 1/28 and 1/29 full days for HS students; 6/1 full day for all students; 6/8 early dismissal for all students https://5il.co/h67e • The 2021-2022 Student Calendar was approved https://5il.co/o21b • Approval of the amended funding application for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESEA/ESSA) Consolidated Grant in the amount of $6,608,272. • Student Academic Performance Results for 2019-2020 were presented https://5il.co/o21d • HS Program of Studies for 2021-2022 was approved. • Approval for the continuation of the “Web Design” pilot program at CHS. • CHS applied for $10,000 Sustainable for Jersey Schools grant to build rain gardens to enhance the surrounding environment. • CHS applied for an additional $2,000 Sustainable for Jersey Schools grant for the plantings to be used in the rain gardens. • JFKMHS applied for $10,000 Sustainable for Jersey Schools grant to procure an outdoor water bottle re-fill station. • Contract awarded for supply and installation of new lockers at CHS
8 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The December 17, 2020 Board Meeting Agenda may be accessed by clicking the following link: https://5il.co/nzc8
8 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A message from the Superintendent containing Information about the impending snowstorm and student instruction may be accessed by clicking this link: https://youtu.be/5v6K3muwDUs
8 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The meal delivery schedule for winter break may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/nx12
8 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click the link here for the Woodbridge Township School District Holiday Greeting 2020. https://youtu.be/H7EpwxxTgZM
8 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on this link for a Thanksgiving message from the Superintendent https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0Ky4Fd8lMA
8 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
THANK YOU, RISE EMPLOYERS Fourteen Woodbridge Township employers have partnered with us to provide structured learning experiences (SLE) to Township students through the district’s Reaching Individual Student Excellence (RISE) program, a special education program for students age 18-21 years old to learn and build upon workforce skills. We thank the following employers for welcoming our students for the 2020-2021 school year: Advance Auto Parts - Woodbridge APA Hotel - Iselin C&C Towing & Auto Repair- Fords Chartwells School - District food services vendor Edible Arrangements - Woodbridge Olive Garden - Woodbridge Pizza Hut - Hopelawn Retro Fitness - Woodbridge Rising Up Garden Center - Avenel ShopRite - Woodbridge Walgreens - Inman Avenue - Colonia Walgreens - St. George Ave - Colonia Woodbridge Town Hall - Woodbridge Woodbridge’s Evergreen Senior & Teen Center - Colonia Woodbridge Twp’s Mayor’s Mac Café - Port Reading Woodbridge Twp. School District - Woodbridge & Colonia If interested in becoming a RISE employer next school year, please contact the Special Services Department at 7
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Highlights from the November 19, 2020 Board Meeting: • Ninety-four CHS students inducted into the Spanish Honor Society • Donation of $2,000 to School #4/5 from Mr. Bhojani – Marriott Fairfield Inn & Comfort Suites facilitated by Councilman Cory Spillar • Donation of 90 cases hand sanitizer from Ms. Cabrejos and Mr. Balint of R3 Metro • Donation of 1,000 masks from Mr. Anthony Battaglia of KAD Associates • Donation of 30 travel packs from Pastor Samuel of the Metro Park Assembly of God Church • Virtual and hybrid learning programs approved for yoga, martial arts, and music • Proposals approved for architectural services related to alarm upgrades, boiler replacements, land acquisition and geotechnical testing at various schools
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click on the following link for information on the meal distribution plan effective Monday, 11/23. The FREE meals continue to be available for all students in Woodbridge Township: https://5il.co/n7yj
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The November 19, 2020 agenda may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/n6pg
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click on this link to read an important letter from the Superintendent regarding remote learning: https://5il.co/n5ek
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link for a very important message from the Superintendent concerning remote learning: https://youtu.be/0nnrIArJHog
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view the Superintendent's Message for today 11/10/20: https://youtu.be/-pNCWEFO8Ps
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
To review an important message from the Superintendent regarding the status of remote and hybrid instruction click on this link: https://5il.co/mw90
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Parents/Guardians, The Woodbridge Twp. School District partnered with the Woodbridge Recreation Department to produce a list of activities and day trips for you and your children during Fall Break locally and throughout the State of New Jersey. For information click on the following link: https://5il.co/mnse Please have a restful and safe Fall Break. We will see you all on Monday, November 9th virtually.
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The 2020-2021 Student Calendar has been updated to reflect a change to the dates of Parent/Teacher conferences from the week of 11/15 to the week of 11/29. Any questions, contact your school Principal. Click here to view a copy of the revised calendar: https://5il.co/h67e
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
All WTSD schools will be closed for Fall recess beginning Mon. 11/2 thru Fri. 11/6. On Monday, 11/9, all students will be on remote instruction
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view an important message from the Superintendent regarding the schools, Fall break, COVID, etc. https://youtu.be/rwT2wLMNdPA
9 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on this link to view the Superintendent's Weekly Message: https://youtu.be/nzccnN1lVDM The statistics mentioned in the video may be accessed here: https://5il.co/mft6
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view an important message from the Superintendent regarding our schools and COVID-19 https://5il.co/mdin
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
View the latest Title I District-Wide Parental Involvement Policy. https://5il.co/hbdg
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
There will be a slight change to the school schedule next week. There will be two virtual days. ALL students will be on remote instruction on Tuesday, October 27, and Wednesday, October 28.
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
10-16-20 Please click on the following link to view the Superintendent’s weekly update: https://youtu.be/lImB62JiPUw
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
• Donation of 52,000 masks from R3 Metro • Donation of over $10,000 worth of concrete to CHS supporting Thomas O’Mullan’s Eagle Scout project • Donation of $1,500 from Avenel Pharmacy to School #23 for Backpacks of Love Campaign coordinated by Councilman Spillar and teacher Nicole Caggiano • Donation of pens & pencils from Ms. Manfredi & Mr. Toth • Annual School Violence & Vandalism Report for 2019-2020 • Annual HIB Report for 2019-2020 • 2020-2021 WTSD Testing Schedule • Title I Parent Involvement Policy • Partnership with Lincoln Tech for Medical Assistant Program for 2020-2021 school year • Environmental Science for AP pilot program at CHS • 2020 Safety Grant award of $79,322.62 to invest in risk management projects and safety related equipment • Over 4,900 HP chromebooks purchased with part of the Digital Divide Grant
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view all school activities planned for School Violence and Awareness Week - October 19 - 23: https://5il.co/m5c4
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A copy of the October 15, 2020 Board agenda may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/m3qi
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The following link contains updated information on the meal distribution program which will take effect on Monday, October 12: https://5il.co/lvra
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The following link contains an important message from the Superintendent https://youtu.be/3voCVS8LqU4
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Strengthening Gifted and Talented Education Act - N.J.S.A. 18A:6-9 compliance information can be found here https://sites.google.com/wtsdnj.com/wtsd-gt/home/n-j-s-a-18a6-9-compliance
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Additional highlights from 9/24/20 Board Meeting: -Board accepted $2.6 million in new Federal money for 1:1 Chromebooks for middle and elementary students and PPE - Reauthorized Dual Enrollment agreements with NJIT, Kean University and Middlesex County College - Board reinstating Student Representative to the Board
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
9/24/20 Board Meeting highlights: • 2019-2020 Graduation Rates presented • Macy’s – Woodbridge Center donated hundreds of prom dresses • Employees commended for 2019-2020 perfect attendance • Remote learning program for ELL students • Pilot program - Interactive Science Grades 3-4 • Continuation of college credited courses with MCC, NJIT & Kean • Applied for NJDOE Digital Divide Grant - over $2,000,000 • Purchase of electrostatic sprayers
10 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A copy of the agenda for the September 24, 2020 Board Meeting may be accessed by clicking on the following link: https://5il.co/lchl
11 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The following link contains updated safety information from the Superintendent : https://youtu.be/z1-Ad-vmru8
11 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view an important update from the Superintendent regarding remote learning https://youtu.be/NsvQ7Qylu84
11 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view the Superintendent's "Welcome Back" message: https://5il.co/kjku
11 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. These provisions will apply from April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. Click here https://5il.co/kjas
11 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The following link contains important information regarding the distribution of breakfast and lunch for students during remote learning: https://5il.co/k6nv
11 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the followin link to view an important message from the Superintendent regarding the start of the school year and remote instruction: https://5il.co/k3po
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view an important message from the Superintendent regarding the start of the school year - https://youtu.be/7Zu3bBaW4F8
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A few highlights approved at the 8/20/20 BOE Meeting:: • School starting remotely 9/3 • Restart & Recovery Plan • District Goals 2020-2021 • Student Calendar revisions: • 09/02 – In-Service Day – No School • 09/03 – First Day of School • 10/12 – School in Session • AP Presentation • Digital Resources for Virtual Learning • Purchase of PPE • Appointment of Mr. Kendell Ali as the District Diversity & Equity Coordinator
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
See the updated 2020-2021 Student Calendar here - https://5il.co/h67e
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A copy of the agenda for the August 20, 2020 Board Meeting may be accessed by clicking the following link: https://5il.co/jyag
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click here for the WTSD elementary school supply list for 2020-2021. https://5il.co/jtyk
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
RFP21-02 Construction Management Services Click here for the Evaluation and Recommendation results of RFP21-02, opened to the public on August 11, 2020. To be awarded at our next scheduled Board meeting. https://5il.co/jty9
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Download Woodbridge Township School District’s new app! Get access to the latest news updates and emergency notifications regarding our schools. Download the app on Android: https://bit.ly/2Yd73LD or iPhone: https://apple.co/2KFog8g.
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click here to view the State Aid Budget Reduction Cuts https://5il.co/jsgw
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click here for the Summer Bridge Program winners from week 4! https://5il.co/ij2n
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view an important message from the Superintendent: https://youtu.be/-519ewRW41A
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
A Special Meeting of the Woodbridge Township Board of Education is scheduled to be held on Thursday, August 13, 2020 convening at 6:00 p.m. in the All Purpose Room of Ross Street School #11, 110 Ross Street Woodbridge, NJ. The purpose of the meeting is to approve the reduction in State Aid Plan. Formal action will be taken. Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order 173, there are likely to be capacity limits on the number of people who may attend this Board Meeting in-person. As a result, the Board Meeting will also be streamed live on the Board’s Facebook page and those residents who are unable to attend in-person may e-mail their public comments to superintendent@woodbridge.k12.nj.us until the end of the meeting.
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Due to the continued power outages in many areas, all Woodbridge Township School DIstrict offices will will be closed Thursday, August 6.
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click here for the Summer Bridge Program winners from week 3! https://5il.co/ij2n
12 months ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Due to the power outages in many neighborhoods, all WoodbridgeTownship School Distirct offices will be closed Wednesday, August 5.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Due to the storm forecast, a state of emergency has been declared in NJ All Woodbridge Township School District offices will be closed Tuesday, 8/4/20.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
All previously advertised Board of Education Meetings of the Woodbridge Township Board of Education will now take place at Ross Street School #11, 110 Ross Street, Woodbridge, NJ 07095 in in the Cafeteria. The list of meeting dates is here https://www.woodbridge.k12.nj.us/o/wtsd/page/board-meetings--46
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click here for the Summer Bridge Program winners from week 2! https://5il.co/ij2n
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Please click on the following link to view a message from the Superintendent regarding the re-entry plan for September: https://youtu.be/lxsYbfWOFDI
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
We are loving our new app! Access sports scores, cafeteria menus, news updates, and even emergency notifications. https://youtu.be/bLmmbUEM7bI
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Parents and Guardians: Click here for a list of questions about school reopening sent to me via email. https://5il.co/igd2 Please review the list. If you still have questions, please email me at robert.zega@woodbridge.k12.nj.us
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
PLEASE CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK TO VIEW AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT: https://youtu.be/ZbAOi2REtfQ
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
We’re thrilled to announce Woodbridge Township School District’s new app! Access sports scores, cafeteria menus, news updates, even emergency notifications. Download the app on Android: https://bit.ly/2Yd73LD or iPhone: https://apple.co/2KFog8g.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click on the following link https://5il.co/ib3t to view a copy of the agenda from the Board of Education meeting held on July 16, 2020.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
This is a friendly reminder that Summer Bridge is underway! If your child hasn't already logged in to begin, have them start today! There are many benefits to working for the recommended 30 minutes per day per subject. Students will embark on an individualized pathway that adjusts to meet their needs.This is a great way to practice old skills and acquire new ones. There will be weekly prizes from local businesses for students to earn as well! Remember to access Imagine Learning via the links below. It is very important that these links are used as there is a site embedded code (3418120) which is required for successful login. Username and password are the same - Student ID# beginning with 5850. Language Arts (Students who completed grades K-5): https://app.imaginelearning.com/?sitecode=3418120 Math Facts (Students who completed grades K-1): Https://mathfacts.imaginelearning.com/?sitecode=3418120 Imagine Math (Students who completed grades 2-11): https://math.imaginelearning.com/?sitecode=3418120 For your convenience, this link will open a short video tutorial that demonstrates how to log in: https://tinyurl.com/SummerBridgeLogIn If you have any questions or need assistance, please send an email to WTSD.Summerbridge@gmail.com.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Woodbridge Township Board of Education announces that the previously advertised Regular Board of Education Meeting scheduled for July 16, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at Avenel Middle School, will now take place remotely (date and time remain the same). The Board will immediately retire to Closed Session. The meeting will be live-streamed on local Channel 35 and through the following link here https://tinyurl.com/y749pfgk . The public portion of the meeting will begin at the conclusion of Closed Session, no earlier than 6:30 p.m. Members of the public will be able to participate in the meeting during the Open Public Session through the following call in numbers: 732-602-8472 or 732-602-8550. Formal action will be taken.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The graduation at JFK High School has been cancelled for this evening & is rescheduled for tomorrow July 9 @ 9:00 a.m.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
The Summer Bridge program kicks off tommorow, July 9th! We hope you take advantage of this opportunity. Participating students are eligible to receive prize from Rita's, Texas Roadhouse, Domino's Pizza, or one of our other district partners! Additional information can be found on our support page, https://sites.google.com/wtsdnj.com/wtsdsummerbridgeprogram/home. Please feel free to email questions about Summer Bridge programming to wtsd.summerbridge@gmail.com.
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Parent Survey Re-entry September https://bit.ly/WTSDReOpenSurvey
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click here to register for Summer Enrichment Courses offered as a partnership between the Woodbridge Township School District and the Woodbridge Recreation Department. https://www.twp.woodbridge.nj.us/DocumentCenter/View/13227/BOESummerEnrichmentCamps2020-
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbridge Township School District
Click here for a message from Dr. Zega. https://youtu.be/dTya2gE5-60
about 1 year ago, Woodbridge Township School District