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District Announcements
Construction and Renovation of New High School Science Labs Approved
The Wayne Township Board of Education recently approved a $455,000 project that will lead to three new science labs and a variety of electrical upgrades at Wayne Valley and Wayne Hills High Schools.  The Wayne Township Board of Education is planning to invest significantly in the quality of district lab spaces.   The Board feels it is of the utmost importance students be afforded access to learning environments that stimulate strong growth in scientific thinking and understanding through hands-on learning opportunities.  This $455,000 project is the first phase of a multi-year project that will lead to a complete renovation of all high school science classrooms over the next three years.  Click here for the complete article.
Board of Education Appoints New Administrators
Wayne, New Jersey - The Wayne Township Board of Education recently appointed four administrators for the 2017-2018 school year.  Superintendent of Schools Mark Toback recently commented, “We are fortunate to have excellent candidates to fill such important positions.  The candidates all have something in common.  They have a history of holding themselves to the highest professional standards and they all have great prior work experiences that will benefit our school system. I am also pleased to note that two of the four appointees are current school district employees that have been promoted.”  Please click here for full press release.
Revised 2017-2018 School Calendar
The 2017-2018 School Calendar has been revised to add a minimal day on Friday, December 22, 2017, prior to the Holiday Recess.  Please click here for the revised calendar.
No Place For Hate

Dear Parents:  The Wayne Township Public Schools believes that students thrive academically, socially and personally when they feel safe and respected, no matter their background or beliefs.  We are committed to fostering a culture free from bias, bullying and name-calling, where students feel empowered to embrace diversity in themselves and in others.  As part of our continued efforts to maintain a welcoming and inclusive environment, this year we are excited to introduce the No Place for Hate®program to our schools.  Please click here for more information and the letter from Superintendent, Dr. Mark Toback.

 
Invoking the Doctrine of Necessity
A resolution invoking the Doctrine of Necessity was approved at the August 17, 2017 Board of Education Regular Meeting. Please click here for the resolution.
2017-2018 Back to School Forms
Preparation for the 2017-2018 school year has begun, and the new Back to School student forms packet is available.  Please click here.
School Announcements
IMPORTANT REMINDER FOR THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!
Please remember to print and return these important forms with your child 
ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

1.) Dismissal form (click this link: Dismissal Slip 2017 (1).pdf   and read Dismissal Procedures ):  In order for us to know to whom we may dismiss your child to at the end of the day, we require specific information.   REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS
2.) Allergy Free Lunch Table form (click this link: Allergy Table Form )  This form should be completed by *parents of children with food allergies who have lunch in the cafeteria.
3.) School forms – including EMERGENCY CARDS:  Please click here. then select "Student Back to School/Enrollment Forms"   REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS
Important Dates!
Back To School Night Wednesday, 9/27/17
6:00 PTO Newcomers Tea
6:30 K-Wrap Meet and Greet
7:00 General Session
7:30 Grades 3-5
8:00 Grades PreK-2
2017 Supply Lists
5th Grade Summer Math
Attention! Incoming 5th grade students, remember to keep practicing your math facts over the summer.  Click here for your 5th Grade Math Packet.  Please bring it to your 5th grade math teacher on the first day of school.
Know Your Reader
Click HERE for a list of guided reading questions parents and guardians can use when reading with their children to help their development as readers.

Click HERE for a detailed explanation about each reading level.

A.P. Terhune Elementary School • 40 Geoffrey Way, Wayne, NJ 07470 • Phone: 973-633-3150

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