District Announcements

Attention Parents and Guardians

Important

Please make sure your child's school has your current contact information
(telephone and email)
so that we can contact you in case of an emergency


District Procedures in Case of School Closings, Delayed Openings or Early Dismissals

In case of snow, ice or other unusual conditions, school officials may decide to close school, delay school opening, or send students home early.  

News about these decisions is communicated in the following ways:
• Posted on all school web sites
• Phone calls
• email to those who have elected to receive emergency announcements
• Notices on the following TV and cable stations:  News 12, FIOS 1, NY 1, Channels 4,5,7,and 9

School Closing Information

Academies @ Englewood Freshman Wins Poster Contest

Alexa Gomez, a freshman in the Academies @ Englewood program at Dwight Morrow High School, has won the 2014-2015 Kids Safe Online New Jersey Cyber Security Poster Contest.
The competition received 483 entries from 38 New Jersey K-12 schools. Alexa was selected as the 9th Grade New Jersey State Winner.  Click here to see her winning poster.


#KINDOFCAUGHT CAMPAIGN

The DMAE American Red Cross Chapter has launched the #KindofCaught Camapaign in an effort to acknowledge and reward random acts of kindness seen in everyday life. Once you get the button, take a selfie with it, post it on Instagram with the #KindofCaught hashtag and a short description of what you did, and pass it along!

Watch the video on YouTube

This campaign can be replicated in all of our schools. 
Get Caught!


Parents' Guide to Student Success

Published by the National PTA

This guide provides an overview for Kindergarten through High school
It is based on the new Common Core State Standards  

It includes:
•  An overview of some of the key things children will learn in
English Language Arts and Math broken out by grade
•  Ideas for activities to help your child learn at home
•  Topics for discussion for talking to your child's teacher(s)
about his/her academic progress

e-Connections Newsletter 

e-Connections
is an emailed newsletter published 5 times throughout the school

From time to time we also use email to send important time-sensitive information
Using email instead of paper saves money and trees!

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Points of Pride

EPSD in the News
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Upcoming Events

Friday, January 30
EPSD
End of 2nd Marking Period
JDMS
Coffee House
6:30 PM
Friday, February 6
JDMS
Facing Forward Begins
6:30 PM
Saturday, February 7
JDMS
Facing Forward


JDMS Attendance Policy At-A-Glance

Need to call your child out of school?
Attendance Phone Number (201) 862-6006

Anti-Bullying Reporting Procedures

EPSD has specific policies against harassment, intimidation and bullying and has procedures for handling such behavior.
Click here to learn more and to find out who to contact if you have experienced bullying


Weather

Today, 1/29/2015
High: 32 Low: 30
Mostly cloudy
2% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/30/2015
High: 36 Low: 5
Chance snow
30% chance of precipitation.