n the 2014-2015 school year, the New Jersey Department of Education is implementing computer-based assessments developed by PARCC. Students in grades 3-11 will be tested in English Language Arts and Mathematics. Visit Preparing for PARCC in Parent Resources or click the image to access important information about this new test.
Berkeley Heights Public Schools offers a program in the summer for remediation of studies for students in grades K-7. Only students who are recommended by their teachers are eligible to participate in the Remedial Summer School Program. Click the image for more.
Student performance on the NJASK in all subject areas.
The Berkeley Heights Education Foundation (BHEF), in partnership with Summit Medical Group (SMG), is sponsoring “Live From Surgery,” an educational program that will offer up to 100 students from Governor Livingston High School (GLHS) an opportunity to observe a live surgery via video teleconference and interact with the surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses and technicians. For more click the image.
Several Gov. Livingston High School graduates participated in a 'College Student Forum' that was held on Monday, Jan. 6 at the high school. Superintendent Judith Rattner served as moderator while the students discussed their respective college experiences and gave feedback to the Berkeley Heights administration on how their high school experience prepared them for college. Click the image for more.
Berkeley Heights “March Madness” is coming Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 7pm. Come out and cheer on your favorite teachers, administrators and staff as they display their on-court basketball skills. You won’t want to miss this great event, so purchase your tickets before they sell out! For more click the picture
Please be advised that due to the closing of school on Feb. 3, Feb. 5, and Feb. 13 the Berkeley Heights Public Schools have been closed for seven (7) days due to inclement weather so far this school year. Because the number of school closings has exceeded the four (4) additional days built into the 2013-2014 school calendar, the Berkeley Heights Public Schools will now be in session for students and staff members on Monday, April 14, 2014 and Tuesday, April 15, 2014 and Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The selection of April 14th, April 15th, and April 16 as school days in the event of more than four school closings is listed on the 2013-2014 school district calendar, which is posted on the District Website under "1-Page Calendars".
Dr. Paula Rodriguez-Rust will present "What the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Means for You, Your Child, and Your School" 7 p.m. March 10. For more, click on the image.
Looking to acknowledge someone special in your child’s school? BHEF Tributes are a great way to show your appreciation to teachers, principals, secretaries, guidance counselors, coaches, supervisors, aides, cafeteria staff, custodians and others in our educational community. For more, click the picture.
Quality Single Accountability Continuum (QSAC) is the Department of Education’s monitoring and evaluation system for public school districts. For more, click the image.
The Board of Education has announced that the Combined Conference & Regular Meeting & Public Meeting to Adopt Tentative Budget scheduled for March 6, 2014 has been rescheduled for March 13, 2014 at 8:00PM for Regular Session in the Columbia Middle School Music Room. Action may be taken at this meeting.