To call into the Board Meeting scheduled for tonight, May 27th, please use the following number. --> +1 904-580-4790 PIN: 601 016 802#
Parents and Guardians as a reminder, the district will be closed on June 2, 2020. Breakfast and Lunch will not be distributed on June 2nd. However, breakfast and lunch for June 2nd will be included with the June 1st distribution. Thank you.
Food Services Bid Opening, Tuesday, May 12th at 10AM - This will be a virtual call in event. You may enter the call at 9:45am but the bid opens promptly at 10am. Call in number -> +1 650-560-4038 PIN: 125 233 226#
For the Public Board Meeting, scheduled for May 11th at 7pm, please use the following information to join us by phone. +1 727-228-1445 PIN: 840 699 323#
Happy Teacher Appreciation Day!!
There will be a virtual Special Board Meeting tonight. Please use the following information to dial into the meeting. +1 339-788-5369 PIN: 702 948 339#
Gov. Murphy just announced that NJ schools are to remain CLOSED through the remainder of the academic year.
Please use the following to join the virtual board meeting scheduled for tonight at 7pm. It is asked that you mute your call as soon as you connect to the meeting by pressing *6. This will cut down on the background noise for all of the participants. Thank you. -- +1 475-444-3509 PIN: 563 622 250#
Welcome to our new Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Neely Hackett!! Please take a moment to read her bio, found here. --> https://www.willingboroschools.org/biographical-information
Please click the following link for a message from the Acting Superintendent of Schools --> https://5il.co/f6lz
Please click on the following link for a letter from the Acting Superintendent of Schools --> https://5il.co/ex11
NJTV, NJ’s public television network, in partnership with the NJEA and the NJ Dept of Education, announced the launch of a new series of on-air instruction called NJTV Learning Live. Weekdays starting 4/6, kids can tune in to NJTV for on-air classes, taught by some of NJ’s finest, including Willingboro's own Mrs. Michelle-Anne Spring! On-air classes will be taught daily for grades 3-6 from 9-1 on NJTV. Find your local NJTV Channel here: https://www.njtvonline.org/
Tonights Board meeting will be a virtual meeting. Please use this phone number and pin number to join in. 917-791-7286 PIN: 102 116 335#
Please be advised that the Willingboro Public Schools are closed due to the Governor's Executive Order. Willingboro Public Schools is committed to providing details, resources and educational information regarding COVID-19 to our community. We are implementing precautionary measures, while staying up to date with the information provided by the New Jersey Department of Education, New Jersey Department of Health, Burlington County Health Department and the Center for Disease Control. As with all school districts, we are cooperating with the New Jersey Department of Education in gathering information regarding our adopted procedures. We are also prepared to follow all requirements as set forth by the New Jersey Department of Health. Please continue to monitor information sources regarding the coronavirus including guidance from the Center for Disease Control (CDC). We will use this website as the resource page for our families. All communications will be maintained on this website, along with other valuable resources and information. Stay Safe !
Parents and guardians in need of child care can contact the Child Care Resource and Referral Agency in their county. CCR&Rs will have the most up to date information on available care options and subsidies. Go to: https://www.nj.gov/dcf/coronavirus_licensedchildcare.html
Please click on the following link for a Change to the upcoming Board Meeting. --> https://5il.co/e6pt
Message from Ms. Tribbett, Acting Superintendent of Schools: The Willingboro Public Schools will continue to provide packaged "Grab and Go" breakfast and lunch meals effective Monday - Friday from 8:00 am til 1:00 pm at no cost to qualified free and reduced families at the Levitt Intermediate School. No application is required. The meals are free and will be distributed in a drive through fashion. No one will be permitted to enter the building. Cars will be directed to form a line. We ask for your patience with this process as we work together to serve the needs of our children. Our goal is to make sure that all families have access to healthy food during the closure due to the Corona-virus. We are all in this together.
In lieu of the recent state, local and CDC requirements and recommendations regarding curfews and public gatherings, we ask that members of the public consider the federal guidance when deciding whether to attend the meeting in person. We are mindful of the public’s right to attend the Board Meeting and appreciate every member of the public who attend our meetings and engage in meaningful topics that affect our community. Our District is doing its part to help in the efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19 by encouraging members of the public to practice safe social distancing at the Board of Education Budget Meeting occurring Wednesday , March 18th at 5:30 p.m.
CCAB will be open from 10-11 AM on March 17 for parents of students in need of Pre-K, K, & 1 hard copy packets and for parents of students w/limited tech at home in need of loaner devices (1 device per family, bring ID).
The Board Budget Meeting scheduled for tonight is Cancelled, there currently is no reschedule date.
Parent/Guardian letter from the Acting Superintendent of Schools (March 15th, 2020) --> https://5il.co/dqxm
For households currently without internet service: Comcast has made their Internet Essentials program free to new low-income customers for two months. To sign up, applicants can go to www.internetessentials.com.
In the event of a public health-related closure, the Willingboro Township School District has created an educational contingency plan. For more information, please visit: https://www.willingboroschools.org/contingency-plan-for-distance-learning
A message to all Employees/Parents/Guardians and Community about the Coronavirus Update. Please click here --> https://5il.co/dn29
Please read this important letter from Acting Superintendent, Nadine Tribbett, regarding the upcoming district administration of state standardized assessments.--> https://5il.co/dkje
For ALL FAMILIES that have a student enrolled in Willingboro Schools, please fill out the following survey. Thank you. --> https://forms.gle/DPGx3AygMZMHToE88
The WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction is proud to present the February 2020 issue of our monthly Curriculum Matters newsletter. Please check it out here: https://www.smore.com/u7jvn
Please click on the following link for information on the Pre K Registration --> https://5il.co/d8zt
Preschool Roundup - Registering PK3 & PK4 for school year 2020-21 - Please Fill out Online Registration Form -- https://genesis.genesisedu.com/willingboro/openReg?screen=welcomeScreen&action=form
Please join us on Thursday February 20th from 6-7:30 at WHS for our district Curriculum Night (for parents only).
The WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction is proud to present the January 2020 issue of our monthly Curriculum Matters newsletter. Please check it out here: https://www.smore.com/pxk0e
The Marking Period 2 Report Card for Grades 5-12 will be made available on the Genesis Parent Portal at the end of the day on February 12, 2020.
The Trimester 2 Progress Report for Grades 1-4 will be sent home and made available on the Genesis Parent Portal at the end of the day on January 27, 2020.
The WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction is proud to present the December 2019 issue of our monthly Curriculum Matters newsletter. Please check it out here: https://www.smore.com/e481j
Reminder: Grade 1-4 Report Cards will be sent home with students on Dec. 20. These report cards will be viewable in the Genesis Parent Portal on Dec. 20 at 4 PM. In addition, Progress Reports for Grades 5-12 will be viewable in the Genesis Parent Portal on Dec. 20 at 4 PM.
Please click on the following link for a Special Notice regarding the Board Reorganization Meeting. --> https://5il.co/bx0z
Please click on the following link for an important letter from the Interim Superintendent regarding Progress and Report Cards. --> https://5il.co/btdz
Please click the following link for an important letter regarding Standards-Based Report Cards --> https://5il.co/bo0u
Please use the following link to purchase adult tickets online for this weekend's Football Championship games at Rutgers. https://scarletknights.evenue.net/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/SEGetEventList?groupCode=HS8&linkID=rutgers&shopperContext
Reminder: All schools are closed on Mon. Dec. 9 for a District Staff Development Day.
Reminder: Students in Pre K - Grade 6 have early dismissals for parent conferences on Dec. 3, 4, 5 & 6.
The WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction is proud to present the November 2019 issue of our monthly Curriculum Matters newsletter. Please check it out here: https://www.smore.com/kr4y2
Marking Period 1 Report Cards for Grades 5-12 will be available to view in the Genesis Parent Portal on 11/20/19 at 9 AM. These MP1 Report Cards will be mailed home on 11/25/19.
The WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction is proud to present the October 2019 issue of our monthly Curriculum Matters newsletter. Please check it out here: https://www.smore.com/egxwd
WBOE Special Education Parent Advisory Group Information Session meeting and Wellness Policy discussion. Click here for more details --> https://5il.co/aw9j
Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey, Parent Night. Join the Parent Presentation and spend an hour learning how to talk to your kids about drugs and alcohol. More information here --> https://5il.co/avf8
District Employment Opportunities, Click Here -- > https://www.applitrack.com/willingboro/onlineapp/default.aspx
Please take a moment to read the linked document regarding the Desired Characteristics of the Superintendent of Willingboro Schools. --> https://5il.co/al4w
Please click on the following link to see upcoming Board Special Meetings regarding the Superintendent Search. --> https://5il.co/al4w
Notice of Special Meeting - The Willingboro School District will have a Special Meeting on Tuesday, Sept 17th, 2019 at 6:30 PM to discuss Reporting of Leadership Profile to Board Members - Click Here -- > https://5il.co/a94s
The WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction is proud to present the first issue of our monthly Curriculum Matters newsletter for the 2019-2020 school year. Please check it out here: https://www.smore.com/x2k4m
Please follow the link to find out more about Timbuctoo Day in Westampton on September 21st --> https://5il.co/a76d
The WPS Office of Curriculum & Instruction would like to welcome all students and staff back to school. WPS has transitioned to a standards-based report card in Grades 1-4. Please click here for more information: https://www.willingboroschools.org/standards-based-report-cards-grades-1-4
Important Notice!! We are seeking input from all community members, district employees and district students for the upcoming superintendent search. Please click on the link at the end of this announcement and fill out the questionnaire to the best of your ability. The survey will be live through end of day, September 10, 2019. --> https://ecrasurvey.com/willingboronjsupt
Backpack and School Giveaway for Students of Willingboro Public Schools. Details Here --> https://5il.co/95cc
9th Annual Del Payne Memorial 5K Run/Walk, Saturday, September 28th. Read more here --> https://5il.co/9ke8
Save The Date Risse Brother Willingboro High School Uniform Sale. Click Here for Details --> https://5il.co/9dgb
On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019, the board members of the Willingboro School District will hold a special meeting to consult with a Search Firm to begin the process to search for candidates for the Superintendent's vacancy. See the notice here --> https://5il.co/8kbk
Willingboro Township Police Department Summer Kick-Off "Kona with a COP". Your local Police Officers would like to kick off the summer season with a FREE Snow Cone from "Kona Ice" for the children of the community. Read more here --> https://5il.co/84or
Willingboro boys win 13th state title in program history and do it in record-setting fashion!!!!!https://sjtrackblog.com/2019/06/02/willingboro-boys-win-13th-state-title-in-program-history-and-do-it-in-record-setting-fashion/amp/?__twitter_impression=true
The May edition of the WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction's Curriculum Matters newsletter is out now! Take a look! https://www.smore.com/wjtry
We have all read the viral story of Morehouse College's class of 2019's commencement speaker and his stunning commitment to pay the student loans of this year's graduates. Did you know that a WHS Chimera was among them?!?!? Miles E. McLaughlin, Morehouse College - Class of 2019 Major - Economics and Willingboro High School - Class of 2015! Check out the article below from the Washington Post where the Chimera is quoted. #Boropride https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2019/05/20/paying-off-student-loans-an-entire-class-is-no-easy-task/?utm_term=.446bc981def5
Willingboro Girls Track wins Sectional Title for the first time in 15 years!! Article Here --> https://sjtrackblog.com/2019/05/25/kenady-wilsons-triple-win-lifts-willingboro-girls-to-first-sectional-title-in-15-years/
Willingboro Takes Gold! Read all about it here --> https://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/sports/20190525/willingboro-sweeps-to-central-jersey-titles
The April edition of the WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction's Curriculum Matters newsletter is out now! Take a look! https://www.smore.com/6974c
Please take a moment to read the Superintendent's Teacher of the Year letter --> https://5il.co/7lxp
Congratulations to Principal Nock-Lemons and Twin Hills Elementary Superstars-Aziah Picott, Gianna Letellier, Nasiree Kendeick and Anaya Mulbah for being recognized as winners in the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst’s 2019 Law Day Art and Writing Competition! The winning submissions will be displayed in Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst’s Legal Office, Headquarters Building. #Boropride #academics #arts #studentwriting #ittakesavillage #partnerships #community
Special Needs Resource and Information Fair. Wednesday, May 8th, 2019. See flyer for more information --> https://5il.co/7jld
Bullying Prevention Roundtable, Tuesday, May 21st, from 6pm - 8pm. More details HERE --> https://5il.co/7i4f
Good morning everyone. Please see the recent award that was granted to WHS by Pioneer Athletics. Mr. Riccio and Chuck Perkins were the architects that made our field able to receive this type of recognition. Thank you both for an exceptional job. View Award Letter Here -->https://5il.co/79sr
As Seen On NJTV - Willingboro High School is home to an interactive lab for students to learn about a farming technique that uses fish waste as a nutrient for plants. See the news broadcast here --> https://www.njtvonline.org/programs/njtv-news/santana-aquaponics-1554820779/
To view the Superintendent's presentation from the Willingboro Board of Education Budget Meeting #5, please follow this link --> https://5il.co/76fm
Willingboro High School Showstoppers Presents : The Lion King. See Flyer HERE --> https://5il.co/75uv
The March edition of the WPS Office of Curriculum and Instruction's Curriculum Matters newsletter is out now! Take a look! https://www.smore.com/4jq9k
April 18th will be Willingboro's Autism Awareness Day!! Show your support by buying a t-shirt and celebrating Willingboro Public School’s "Super-heroes". T- Shirts are on sale now until Friday April 5th by the end of the school day. Please get all money and order forms to Ms. Robinson or Mrs. Stretch @ Memorial Middle School. All proceeds go towards the Autism programs at Hawthorne, Memorial Middle School and Willingboro High School. Order form HERE --> https://5il.co/70dw
Please read the Thank You letter from the New Jersey Department of Education regarding our involvement in this year's Inaugural Black History Month Celebration --> https://5il.co/6ydf
In the spring, your child will participate in the New Jersey Student Learning Assessments to measure his or her academic progress with the New Jersey Student Learning Standards. NJSLA Updated Letter Here --> https://5il.co/6yde
NJSLA Parent Workshop, April 4th 2019. This has been changed from the previous date of March 22nd.
The Office of Curriculum and Instruction's February edition of our Curriculum Matters newsletter is out! Take a look here -->https://www.smore.com/mxr48
Pre Sale for Tuesday's Central Group I Boys Basketball #Championship game will begin today (3/4/19) at Willingboro HS Athletic Ticket booth from 4pm - 7pm. Game Day Tickets will be sold starting at 3pm. Doors open at 4:30pm. (4 Ticket Limit per person) #Boropride
Life is sweet for Willingboro entrepreneur baker. See the full story here --> https://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/news/20190221/life-is-sweet-for-willingboro-entrepreneur-baker
Jayaire King joins illustrious list of Willingboro 400-meter dash state champions!!!! Click Here ---> https://sjtrackblog.com/2019/02/15/jayaire-king-joins-illustrious-list-of-willingboro-400-meter-dash-state-champions/
The Office of Curriculum and Instruction's January edition of our Curriculum Matters newsletter is out. Take a look here --> https://www.smore.com/495zc
Thank you to Dave Martin-Willingboro High School c/o 1988. A mechanical engineer working at @blueorigin ...which is the rocket company started by Jeff Bezos (the founder of Amazon). Last week they launched the #NewShepard rocket on its tenth mission and it achieved an altitude of over 350,000 feet!!! There's a video about it here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YUzYCDbDlnc Employees sometimes get the opportunity to fly personal objects as payload and last week Mr. Martin put his Willingboro High School class ring onboard!!! #Boropride #STEM #ChimeraAlums #Blueorigin #rocketscientist #rocketscience
You're Invited! An Evening with WNBA champion and Willingboro Alum, Crystal Langhorne. For more info and to view flyer, click here --> https://5il.co/6cl9
Annual Founder's Day, Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 6pm @ Charlie Brown's in Westampton NJ. Guest Speaker "Principal of the Year" Dumar Burgess. See the flyer here --> https://5il.co/6cl5
The Office of Curriculum and Instruction's December edition of our Curriculum Matters newsletter is out. Take a look here --> https://www.smore.com/7khxv
News 12 New Jersey Scholar Athlete Emmanuel Lewis. Check out the story here --> http://newjersey.news12.com/clip/14706775/scholar-athlete-emmanuel-lewis
Burlington County Health Department Flu Shot Thursdays. More information here --> https://5il.co/5u5y
Be sure to tune into Fox29 Philly and check out our Chimeras as they take on their teachers on, 'The Classh-Room' .... Tuesday December 11 at 12noon!
The Office of Curriculum and Instruction's November edition of our Curriculum Matters newsletter is out. Take a look here --> https://www.smore.com/6epzg
Memorial Middle School presents Family STEM night. Click the link for more details --> https://5il.co/5rr0
Please click on the link to view an important message regarding Marking Period 1. --> https://5il.co/5qdr
Another fantastic grant to service our Willingboro Family! #Boropride #ittakesavillage #partnerships #community #grants #safetyandsecurity View Link Here --> http://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/news/20181126/burlington-county-school-districts-plan-for-new-security-measures
Hello Willingboro Family, If you can't make it to Giant Stadium to see our #Chimeras you can still show your #Boropride via this streaming option! (Link Below) All football games at Met Life Stadium will be available for viewing at www.nj.com/watch via NJ HS Sports Live. The schedule of games are as follows: Friday, November 23rd Kittatinny v. Rutherford 1:00pm Butler v. Hasbrouck Heights 4:05pm Sayreville v. Williamstown 7:05pm Saturday, November 24th Ramapo v. Summit 10:00am Willingboro v. Penns Grove 1:05pm Red Bank Catholic v. Mater Dei 4:05pm Bergen Catholic v. St. Joseph's Regiona #Boropride #statechamps #studentathletes #scholarathletes #fridaynightlights Happy Holidays!
Willingboro Family, please join us for a Family Fun Night on November 30th! Click the link for more details! --> https://5il.co/5oqr
The Office of Curriculum & Instruction will be hosting a Grading Information Session on Tuesday November 27 from 6:30-7:30. Please click on the link to view the flyer for this event. https://goo.gl/DjVve2
The Office of Curriculum and Instruction has a new edition of our Curriculum Matters monthly newsletter. Check it out here --> https://www.smore.com/cg5bt
Chimeras featured in @burlcotimes article around civics and tomorrow's important election. Check out the story in this link, http://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/photogallery/PA/20181104/NEWS/110409997/PH/1?start=2
Congratulations to our own Principal Burgess for receiving the most honorable, National Distinguished Principal, recognition from the National Association of Elementary School Principals...representing New Jersey! See the story here --> https://www.naesp.org/2018-national-distinguished-principals
Join the 15-Minute Child Break Parent Presentation and spend an hour learning how to talk to your kids about drugs and alcohol. See the flyer here --> http://5il.co/59dy
Willingboro School District Special Education Parent Advisory Group Meeting. See the flyer here --> http://5il.co/594b
Please click here --> http://5il.co/56ym to view a special notice from the Board Secretary regarding an upcoming board meeting time change.
Our Office of Curriculum and Instruction has a new monthly newsletter called Curriculum Matters. Check it out here --> https://www.smore.com/3as8r
Due to unsafe field conditions, the Willingboro Football game scheduled for 9/28/18 of Cinnaminson vs. Willingboro, will be played at Moorestown High School. Game time is scheduled for 7:30pm. We understand that this is Senior Night, along with Homecoming and are planning on making the event as close to normal as possible. Please understand we have exhausted all other possibilities to ensure everyone was considered in this decision. Please plan accordingly with our new change of venue and time. The Athletic Department will be reaching out to individual departments to ensure specific requirements are handled and addressed concerning these changes. We hope to have a memorable Homecoming, Senior Night and Football game.
Preschool Education Expansion Grant. Check out the news article here --> http://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/news/20180918/willingboro-mount-holly-to-expand-preschool-programs-with-state-funding
Greetings Willingboro Family, If you are interested in finding out more information regarding employment opportunities with our Security Vendor please click here -> https://goo.gl/tWqvAi
Staff : Take a look at the September 4th-7th Professional Development Schedule HERE -> http://5il.co/4oys
District Re-Organization - Please click this link -> http://5il.co/4my7 for an important update regarding our 2018-2019 school year District Re-organization.