Week of Respect is Oct. 3-7. (The Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act - P.L. 2010, c.122). Throughout the State of New Jersey, the week of October 3rd has been designated the WEEK OF RESPECT, devoted to teaching students about tolerance and acceptance of others through Character Education.
Character Counts and Safe School Week is Oct. 17-21. (N.J.S.A. 18A: 36-5.1). During the week of October 17th, students will take part in learning age-appropriate ways to further assist in understanding and preventing harassment, intimidation, and bullying.
Red Ribbon Week is Oct. 24-28. Red Ribbon Week is our nation’s oldest and largest drug and alcohol abuse prevention campaign of its kind. The focus is on making good choices and good decisions. Student Council will introduce several themed/spirit days to encourage students to make healthy choices.
The Allamuchy Township School District is full of talented and dedicated faculty and staff as well as hard working and creative students. It is with great pleasure that we announce the beginning of a district wide positive behavior initiative that was developed and fostered by our teachers. Within the next couple of weeks, you will be receiving grade level letters for your students in K-2, 3-5, and/or 6-8 from the team teachers themselves. We pride ourselves in being a district that embraces the following mission. Nurtures the unique talents and interests of each individual Supports social responsibility and a love of learning Embraces the total development of each student intellectually, morally and physically Develops confidence, creativity and skills necessary to face the challenges of a technologically advanced and ever-changing society Promotes a culture of mutual respect with all other community members We look forward to embracing the ‘PAWS’itive and encouraging outstanding character. We thank the PTO for their additional support to launch this program. Have a wonderful and well-deserved spring season and spring break.
Congratulations to the Allamuchy Township School Chess Team for their hard work and 7th place finish at the Warren County Chess Tournament held at Rutherfurd Hall on March 1, 2016. Chess team participants included: Liam Aguilar, Jack Gordon, Ariana DiPaola, Zach Smith, Aryan Motyala, and Evan Conklin.
The GeoBee went very well, not quite as long as the Spelling Bee but it had a very exciting finish! Here are the results: Jake Harrison: Champion Adrian Martinez: Second Place Julie Jacobson: Third Place Other Finalists: Ismael Betances Bryle Laput Robert Decker Bella Cetani Sophia DeLisi Nick Catalano Anthony D'Esposito Congratulations to All! Many thanks to Joanne Ferguson, our moderator, as always she did a wonderful job, especially with some of those tricky pronunciations!