FOR YOUR INFORMATION
Emergency Preparedness APP for Children
Go to www.pseg.com/sesamestreet to download the PSEG and Sesame Street “Let’s Get Ready!” emergency preparedness app for young children.
Families are encouraged to visit: http://www.ready.gov/kit for important information regarding emergency preparedness.
District Convocation, Sept. 1, 2015
Dr. Paula Valenti delivered her state-of-the-district speech at the Glen Rock Public Schools convocation on September 1, 2015. Please click here to view a copy of the speech.
Click here to learn more about the upcoming GR Community Showcase to be held October 7, 2015 in the HS cafeteria from 7pm - 9pm.
Glen Rock Book Study
Join Glen Rock Superintendent, Paula Valenti in reading Overloaded and Underprepared: Strategies for Stronger Schools and Healthy, Successful Kids, written by Denise Pope, Maureen Brown and Sarah Miles. SKYPE session and book discussion with Dr. Pope on February 23, 2016 at 7PM - 8PM in the Glen Rock HS Media Center.
Dr. Denise Pope Returns to NJ
Tenafly Public Schools, in collaboration with Creskill Public Schools, will host Dr. Denise Pope, Challenge Success, Stanford University on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 7PM in the Tenafly Middle School auditorium. If you missed Dr. Pope in Glen Rock last year I highly recommend attending this event.
Super sessions are meetings open to the Glen Rock community who are interested to discuss areas of educational interest/concern with the superintendent. The 2015 -16 dates, times and locations for the sessions are listed below:
November 12th 9:30 am – 11:30 am – GR Public Library lower level meeting room
November 12th 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Supt. Conference Room Central Office
January 13th 9:30 am – 11:30 am – Supt. Conference Room Central Office
January 13th 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – GR Public Library lower level meeting room
April 19th 9:30 am – 11:30 am – Supt Conference Room Central Office
April 19th 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – GR Public Library lower level meeting room
Checklist for Student Success
Click here to read a newly released parent checklist from the US Department of Education. Family and community engagement is critical in helping to raise student achievement.
Click here for a recent publication from the US Department of Education regarding homework in America's public schools and how parents can partner with schools to further student achievement..
The Glen Rock Board of Education, in partnership with the Borough of Glen Rock, will host a Community Showcase October 7, 2015 in the GR High School cafeteria. The showcase will take place 7 pm - 9 pm and all residents are encouraged to attend. Join us to see what your town has to offer, get involved by joining organizations that will strengthen the public schools and community!
Revised PARCC Testing Times 2015 - 2016
District Technology Plan
Click here to review the Technology Plan recently presented and adopted June 8, 2015 by the Glen Rock Board of Education.