District Announcements

 


DMHS Students of Dance
 Dance Concert

  Wed. May 4 • 6:30 - 8:00 PM  
Dizzy Gillespie Auditorium 

Tickets:  $5 for adults •  $2 for students
Tickets can be
purchased at the door on the night of the show





 Poster art created by Naomi Lewis

What's Going on at Englewood Public Schools?

A Presentation by Superintendent of Schools Robert Kravitz


Wednesday May 11 • 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Main Room of the Englewood Public Library
31 Engle St, Englewood

Open to all community members

2016 SUMMER SCHOOL (Intervention/Remediation) 

Current Pre-Kindergarten through Fifth Grade and Seventh Grade
June 29 - July 29

Summer School letters will be sent home for students identified for this portion of the program. Please make sure you complete and return the bottom portion of the letter before May 6, 2016, as space is limited.

Time Period             Program                     Income Eligible         Full Price       Out-of-District
*8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Intervention/Remediation Title I & III      Title I & III          $150 Weekly Fee

*In order for students to attend the Intervention/Remediation portion of the summer program (8 a.m. – 12 p.m.), students will need to:

  • Have scored in the Intervention category on the Spring STAR Renaissance; or 
  • Have been recommended to summer school by the school’s Intervention and Referral Services (I&RS) team; or 
  • Have been recommended to summer school by the Dual Language/Bilingual program team & participated for the 15-16 school year; or
  • Be eligible for Extended School Year as per the child's IEP
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ESCUELA DE VERANO 2016 (Intervención / Remediación)

Pre -Kínder hasta el Quinto Grado y Séptimo Grado
29 de Junio– 29 de Julio

La notificación sobre el programa académico de la Escuela de Verano será enviada a los padres/ encargados de los estudiantes identificados para participar. Por favor asegúrese de llenar y devolver la parte inferior de la notificación antes del 6 de mayo del 2016,  ya que el espacio es limitado.

Período de tiempo       Programa          Los requisitos de ingresos  Precio final      Fuera de la Región
*8 a.m.–12 p.m.Intervención/ clase de refuerzo    Título I & III        Título I & III  $150 Cuota Semanal
 

*Para calificar para las clases de intervención e refuerzo del programa de verano
(8 a.m. -12 p.m.), los estudiantes deben de: 

  • Estar en la categoría de Intervención en el examen de STAR Renaissance (tomado en la primavera); 
  • Recibir una recomendación de parte del equipo de Intervención y Servicios de Referencia (I&RS); 
  • Recibir una recomendación de parte del equipo de doble lenguaje/bilingüe/K – 5 e haber participado durante el año escolar 2015-2016; 
  • Ser elegible para el año escolar extendido según el IEP del/la niño/a.


SUMMER BRIDGE PROGRAM June 29, 2016 – July 29, 2016

6th Grade Bridge Program
Current Sixth Grade Students (8 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

The Janis E. Dismus Middle School will be hosting a Summer Bridge Program for all current 6th Grade students. This program will allow students to familiarize themselves with the JDMS campus, meet their prospective instructors, work on their summer reading assignment as well as be exposed to enrichment in various content curricula. Students who participate in the JDMS 6th Grade Bridge Program will also participate in collaborative activities created through local partnerships between JDMS and The Zone, as well as Englewood Parks and Recreation. 

Please don't hesitate to sign up your current 6
th grade student for this innovative, fun and academically rigorous summer program.
Click on link for Sign-Up form


8th Grade Bridge Program

Current Eighth Grade Students (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

The Dwight Morrow High School will be hosting a Summer Bridge Program at Janis E. Dismus for all incoming 9th Grade students. This program will allow students to familiarize themselves with their prospective instructors, work on their summer reading assignment as well as be exposed to enrichment in various content curricula. 
Click on link for Sign-Up form

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Programa de Puente para 6º Grado
Para todos los estudiantes actualmente en el 6º grado (8 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

La Escuela de Janis E. Dismus será el anfitrión de un programa de puente para todos los estudiantes actualmente en el 6º grado. Este programa permitirá que los estudiantes se familiaricen con la localización de Janis E. Dismus, conozcan a los perspectivos instructores, trabajen en sus tareas de lectura de verano, así como ser expuesto al enriquecimiento en diversos planes de estudios de contenido. Los estudiantes que participan en el Programa de Puente para 6o Grado también participarán en actividades de colaboración creados a través de asociaciones locales entre JDMS y la Zona, así como el departamento de Parques y Recreación de Englewood. 

Por favor, no dude en inscribir a su hijo/a de 6° grado para este programa de verano con rigor académico innovador, y divertido.
Oprima el híper-enlace para obtener el formulario de inscripción.


Programa de Puente para 8º Grado
Para todos los estudiantes actualmente en el 8º grado (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

La escuela secundaria – Dwight Morrow, será el anfitrión de un programa de puente en la escuela de Janis E. Dismus para todos los estudiantes actualmente en el 8º grado. Este programa permitirá que los estudiantes se familiaricen con sus perspectivos instructores, trabajen en sus tareas de lectura de verano, así como ser expuesto al enriquecimiento en diversos planes de estudios de contenido. Los estudiantes elegibles para este programa recibirán una carta de parte de las oficinas de DMHS.
Oprima el híper-enlace para obtener el formulario de inscripción.


EPSD Summer Enrichment Program and Summer Sports Camp
Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 5

Summer Enrichment
June 29 - July 29, 2016
Pre-K and K at Quarles
Grades 1-5 at Grieco

Summer Sports Camp
August 1 - August 5, 2016
Pre-K through Grade 5 at Grieco

Registration May 10-12 and May 17-19
4 PM - 7 PM
at 
Grieco Elementary School

Registration form for Summer Enrichment Program 2016

Registration form for Sports Camp Summer 2016

High School Summer School
June 29 - July 29, 2016


Credit Recovery
Due to the intricacies of the scheduling process, staffing limitations and the number of credits that students are allowed to take in each year, students who failed certain core courses will be given the opportunity to recover these courses in the Grade Point Credit Recovery Program, an online learning platform.  Students will also be given the opportunity to take enrichment courses (new courses) using this online learning platform.

Students eligible for this program will be notified by the Guidance Department at DMHS.

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Recuperacion de Credito
Debido a las complejidades del proceso de programacion, las limitaciones de personal y el numero de creditos que los estudiantes estan autorizados para tomar anualmente, se les dara la oportunidad de recuperar cursos designados e esenciales en el Programa de Recuperacion via una plataforma de aprendizaje de correspondencia electronica.  Los estudiantes tendran la oportunidad de igualmente tomar cursos de enriquecimiento (nuevos cursos) via correspondencial electronica.

Los estudiantes elegibles para este programa seran notificados por el Departamento de Orientacion de DMHS.

Attention Elementary Parents

Applications for the 2016-2017 School Year Dual Language Immersion Program
Are Now Being Accepted


Note: Lottery Date is  11:00 AM, Tuesday May 10 in Grieco Elementary School room 311
Click Here for the Application Form and Program Information

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Las Solicitudes para el Programa 2016-2017 Programa de Doble Lenguaje
se ya se estan aceptando

La loteria para el Programa de Doble Lenguaje tomara lugar el martes, 10 de mayo en la escuela Grieco/ salon #311. Comensara a las 11:00 AM.

 

Descripcion y formulario de aplicacion

Parents of New Students

Don't Forget to Register Your Child for September 2016
Please call for an appointment 862-6212

Pre-Kindergarten Registration is RE-OPENED. 

We are accepting more children who will be 4-years-old by OCTOBER 1, 2016.  Englewood residents who want to register their child need to call 862-6212 to make an appointment.  All appointments will be in the morning between 9:30 and 11:30.

Click here to download the registration forms

Students already attending any EPSD school this year do not need to be re-registered for next year.


District Calendar

Mon, May 2 - Fri, May 6
Standardized Testing
Grieco PARCC Testing
Grieco
Mother's Day Shop Week
Wed, May 4 - Fri, May 6
McCloud
McCloud PTO Mother's Day Shop
Wednesday, May 4
JDMS
Honor Roll Assembly has been postponed

Concert/Performance
DMHS Dance Concert
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday, May 5
Special Education
SEPAC Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Topic:  ADHD
Location:  Memorial Middle School Media Center, 130 Liberty St, Little Ferry NJ

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Anti-Bullying Policies and Reporting Procedures

EPSD has specific policies against harassment, intimidation and bullying and has set up procedures regarding how such behavior will be handled.  


School Attendance Policies

Because absence and lateness to school or class has educational consequences, we have uploaded one-page summaries of each of our schools' attendance policies and procedures to our web site. Parents and students should make themselves familiar with this information.  

Click here to find Attendance Policies At-A-Glance for each school