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Upcoming Events
Today
- Special Board Meeting
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5/5/2016
- BOE Regular Meeting
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5/13/2016
- Staff Appreciation Lunch
11:00 AM - 1:20 PM
5/16/2016
5/17/2016
 
District Announcements
Operation Take Back
On Saturday, April 30th, 2016, the Wayne Township Police Department in conjunction with the United States Drug Enforcement Administration will be holding the annual “Operation Take Back” in the lobby area of Wayne Police Headquarters from the hours of 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Wayne residents and the parents of school aged children are strongly encouraged to anonymously and safely dispose of any unwanted, unused and expired prescription medications (pills) at the temporary collection site located at police headquarters.

This one day event will only be held on Saturday April 30th, 2016 between the designated hours of 10:00 to 2:00 and only prescription pills will be collected. For any questions regarding “Operation Take Back”, please contact Detective Sergeant James J. Celentano at 973-633-3550.
Kindergarten Wrap-Around Program Registration Information
At the April 21 regular meeting, the Wayne Township Board of Education APPROVED the Kindergarten Wrap-Around Program. The five schools selected to host this program based on initial survey results of families will be James Fallon, Theunis Dey, Pines Lake, Randall Carter, and Lafayette. Eligible students outside of the host schools will be bused to their projected locations for the FULL DAY.

Online registration via district website will open on Saturday, April 30 at 9 a.m. and close on Thursday, May 5 at 5 p.m.  Parents will be notified about enrollment no later than May 10.  Please be reminded that the K-Wrap class sizes will be limited to a maximum of 20 students per class, and a lottery system will be used to determine eligibility.  Click here for the Brochure and Flyer.
2016 Summer Camp Opportunities
The Wayne Education Foundation is pleased to offer their 2016 Summer Camp schedule.  All camps will be held at Wayne Hills High School during the weeks of July 11-15; July 18-22; and July 25-29.  All camps are instructed by certified teachers to provide a higher quality camp experience.

Register early as the classes will close when they reach maximum participants.  There are many fun-filled camps to choose from including Camp Adventure; Instrumental Camp; New Game Development; Art Camps; Mad Scientist; Kindergarten Enrichment; K-12 Interactive Camps, and a 3-week Arts Quest Theater Arts Camp featuring Disney’s Beauty and the Beast.  Click here to view the flyer.  For more information and to download the application and camp brochure, which include frequently asked questions and answers, click here.   
George Washington Announcements
Incoming 6th Grade Elective/Orientation Information
Incoming 6th Grade Students: Welcome to George Washington Middle School! Attached are a few documents to assist you with 6th grade orientation and choosing an elective.
6th Grade Orientation Letter
Elective Choices
Course Elective Form


 
GW Calendar Raffle Winners- April 18th- 22nd
Congratulations to our Winners!
April 18- Nicole Cicchino
April 19- Kim Depetris
April 20- Frank & Shannon Petrillo
April 21- June Kibe
April 22- Gary Devos

 
The GW Times
Great News!  The March edition of the GW Times is now available.  Please click here to read the latest addition from the GW Newspaper Club.
Yearbook Well Wishes
The YEARBOOK STAFF at the GWMS invites you to make a memorable addition to the 2016 Yearbook in the form of a WELL WISHER. Well Wishers express your thoughts and greetings to your graduating son or daughter (also includes a picture with your greetings). Some parents surprise their graduate with this gift. If you are interested in placing a Well Wisher, follow the instructions below. Your ad must be purchased by March 17, 2016.  For more information click here.

Children's Cultural Workshop
Wayne Council of PTO's are offering workshops starting in April. Click here for more information.
Kids Helping Kids
Free Tutoring for middle school students provided by Wayne Valley High School National Honor Society Students.  Please click here for more information.
Congratulations to our recipients of the Governor's Teacher of the Year Award!

Teacher of the Year - Mrs. Mary Anne Reno-Puentes
Educational Services Professional - Mrs. Denise Lake 
8th Grade Washington DC Trip info-Update
George Washington's 8th Grade Washington DC trip is scheduled for May 18-20, 2016.  Information on the trip including the parent letter, permission slip, and payment method can be found in the School Communication, Notices and Documents tab.
Final Payment $376 is due February 1st.  Insurance is still available for $21.
All payments are to be made through Community Pass or in person at the Board of Education Office with Julie Lisella.

 

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