The Cherry Hill Food Pantry will be collecting canned goods at the East/West football game on Wednesday, November 26, at 6 pm at Morris Stadium. All collections benefit local families.
November 19, 2014, was Support Professionals' Day, when we thank our secretaries, educational assistants and custodians! Click HERE for a video message from Dr. Reusche.
Congratulations to the Cherry Hill East Boys Cross Country team for their first-ever NJ State Title with 73 points and a 16:26 average! Good luck at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions this Saturday, November 22!
As curiosity about the upcoming PARCC assessments grows, the Cherry Hill Public Schools will be sponsoring "PARCC Primer," a series of community discussions beginning in December about this new assessment process. Part I, "PARCC Overview," will be held at Cherry Hill High School East on December 8, 2014 at 7pm, and again at Cherry Hill High School West on December 10 at 7 pm. Click HERE for a flyer with details.
The 2015-2016 District calendar includes several changes compared to the current year. The 2015-2016 school year will start on September 1, 2015, six days before Labor Day. School will be open on Election Day, November 3, 2015. Click HERE for the full 2015-2016 calendar.
Check out the new Cherry Hill Public Schools YouTube Channel, where we're posting videos from events around the District. Click HERE to view.
Work on our facilities and beyond continues. We're happy to show you our completed projects! Click HERE for the latest update with pictures.
Back issues of the Cherry Hill School District's weekly e-newsletter, CHPS Weekly, now are available on our web site! Click the "News & Info" link on the left side of the home page to access each issue since August 15, 2014. Not yet receiving CHPS Weekly? Enter you email address in the designated space at the bottom of the home page.
The Barclay Early Childhood Center has openings for 3 & 4 year old boys and girls in the PM session (1-3:30); five days a week. They could start as early as December 1, 2014 if paperwork and registration is complete. A $300 deposit is required for first and last month. Payments would be $150/month starting on the 15th of the first month of attendance. Families need to be residents of Cherry Hill and children have to be potty trained. If interested, please contact COLLEEN THOMPSON, Secretary at Barclay, 429-7283, Ext 4010.
UPDATE: The US Department of Education has provided school districts with additional resources for parents regarding Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68). Click HERE for a fact sheet, "What Parents Need to Know about Enterovirus D-68." The DOE's brochure, "Keep Your Child from Getting and Spreading Enterovirus D68" is available by clicking HERE. In addition, the New Jersey Department of Health's Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document regarding EV-D68 is available at http://nj.gov/health/cd/documents/faq/ev_faq.pdf and is continuously updated, so please check back often. We will continue to monitor the instances of the virus throughout the State and will be in contact with additional information if necessary. In the meantime, if you have any questions or concerns regarding EV-D68 and your child, please contact your building principal.
Director of Security Michael Nuzzo presented the annual Violence, Vandalism, Weapons & Substance Abuse Report at the Board of Education Action Meeting on October 21, 2014. Click HERE for the full report.
Order now! The Cherry Hill Education Foundation has created a new board game called “Cherry Hill-opoly”! The game will showcase the Township of Cherry Hill and the Cherry Hill Public Schools in the traditional Monopoly® format that we all know and love. All proceeds will be used by the Foundation to fund grants in the Cherry Hill Public Schools. Games are $40 each. Please return the order form that your child brought home, or click HERE for the order form to print and mail in…or order online at www.cherryhilleducationfoundation.com. Don’t miss the chance to own what is sure to become a treasured keepsake! Thank you for your support!
The date for Volley for Support is set: April 17, 2015! The wonderful charities that will benefit from this fundraiser are Camp No Worries and Camp Erin. See you there!
The Cherry Hill Public Schools App now includes “Stream.” Stream consolidates the view of News, Calendar Events, Notifications and Alerts into a single location to avoid hunting through several places to get all of this information. Stream is designed to save you time and provide easy viewing of the information. It is placed in the first position on the app. Still haven't downloaded our free ParentLink App? Click for details.
At the BOE Action meeting on August 26, 2014, the Board of Education approved the Cherry Hill Public Schools Mission Statement and Board Goals for the 2014-2015 school year. Click HERE for the statement and goals.
The Cherry Hill School District Sustainability Plan is focused on forging a new paradigm for what we do, based on an ethos of social, economic and ecological sustainability and regeneration. Click HERE for a full presentation of the plan.
Click HERE for a video message from Dr. Reusche, which details facilities improvements made throughout the district during the past five years, reviews projects that are currently underway, and outlines plans for the future. Also, for a recap of activities and accomplishments from 2013-2014, click HERE.
The Cherry Hill School District operates a tuition-supported Extended Day Child Care program for kindergarten students. The program operates each day that school is in session. EDCC's trained professional staff provides a safe and stimulating program of kindergarten enrichment activities (playtime, arts, crafts, games, nature, science, music and movement activities). Click HERE and select EDCC Registration for more information.
An annual audit of the Cherry Hill School District's financial records and activities for 2012-2013 found the records to be in "excellent condition." Click for details on the audit.