Headlines & Virtual Backpack

Week ending October 1, 2021

October At-A-Glance

Be sure to download the October calendar as dates have been updated. This month's schedule and the full 2021-2022 Monthly Calendar are linked here. The calendar is available in electronic format only as all dates are subject to change during the school year. The calendar will be updated each month to reflect the most accurate information at the time of posting.

Thank You, Custodians!

October 2 marks School Custodian Appreciation Day. These unsung heroes are dedicated professionals who work behind the scenes to keep our schools clean, safe and ready to welcome students and staff each day. We thank these valuable team members who are contracted through Pritchard, our custodial services vendor, for their dedication to our district.

October 5: Parent Workshop

Effective School Solutions will present a session for parents titled, "Navigating the Challenges Parents and Caregivers Face in Response to COVID-19." The session will be held on Tuesday, October 5, from 7-8 p.m. in the J.P. Case Middle School Auditorium. View the flyer here.

October 12: "Talk a Latte" Superintendent Roundtable Session with Dr. McGann

The next "Talk a Latte" Superintendent's Roundtable Discussion with Dr. McGann will be held on Tuesday, October 12, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Barley Sheaf School. The intent of this session is to have an open dialogue with community members about issues that are important and on-the-mind of Flemington-Raritan residents. Please register through this online invitation to reserve your seat.

Maschio's is hiring!

Maschio’s Food Services has an immediate need to hire reliable, energetic individuals to work Monday-Friday for the 2021-2022 school year. Individuals can work around their child’s school schedule and also be off during the summer! Click here to view open positions and to apply.

County Resources, A to Z

If you are in need of local support and services, please access the Hunterdon County Human Services Resources Guide, linked here. This DHS Resource Guide is a continuing work in progress.

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Virtual Backpack

Barley Sheaf

Lego Club for Grade 4 (10/1/21)

Parents Night Out at Flounder Brewing (9/27/21)

Dine Out Day at Humdoo on October 7th (10/1/21)

Week of Respect Letters and Flyers (9/30/21)

Boxtops for Education at Barley (10/1/21)

FRSD Week of Respect (9/29/21)

Beary Cool Walk 2021! It's Back!!! (10/1/21)

2021 Beary Cool Walk Permission Slip & Volunteer Request (10/1/21)

Walkathon Pledgestar Directions (10/1/21)

NWEA MAP Growth Assessments (9/24/21)

Copper Hill

Mrs. Larca's Library Newsletter (10/1/21)

Week of Respect Letters and Flyers (9/30/21)

Week of Respect (09/29/21)

Week of Respect (Espanol) (09/29/21)

NWEA Parent Letter English (9/24/21)

NWEA Parent Letter Spanish (9/24/21)


Week of Respect Letters and Flyers (9/30/21)

Flipper's E-News - October 2021 / En Espanol

FAD Picture Day / En Espanol

Flipper's E-Recap - September 2021 / En Espanol

Fall Clothing Drive / En Espanol

October Dine Out Fundraiser with QCrew BBQ

FAD PTO Calendar

Desmares Community Paint Party Fundraiser - En Espanol

FAD School Store - En Espanol

Libraries are the Heart of the School - En Espanol

Spooky Donuts Fundraiser / En Espanol

Stephen Austin Maszczak Scholarship Award/En Español

Family Fall Photo Shoot Fundraiser / En Espanol

Meet Your FAD PTO Board Members / En Espanol

FAD PTO Website / En Espanol

Parents Letter from Mr. Masessa & Sra. Peake

School Guidelines & Procedures

Robert Hunter

Robert Hunter PTO-Yearbook Photos Request (9/20/2021)

Robert Hunter PTO-Halloween Family Fun Night (9/21/2021)

Robert Hunter PTO- Costume Drive (9/23/2021)

Walk-A-Thon (9/24/2021)

Destiny Discover (9/28/2021)

Destiny Discover en espanol (9/28/2021)

Week of Respect Letters and Flyers (9/30/21)


RFIS PTO Grade 6 Activity Night - 10-22-21 (9/8/21)

Week of Respect Letters and Flyers (9/30/21)

PTO Box Tops For Education (9/29/21)

PTO October Newsletter (9/29/21)

PTO Book Fair - Oct. 4 - Oct. 6 (9/29/21)

PTO Plant sale pickup day - 10-7-21(9/29/21)

PTO Meadow Farms Fundraiser (9/29/21)

PTO Walk-a-thon Oct. 26th (9/29/21)

PTO Walk-a-thon Spanish Version (9/29/21)

J.P. Case

Week of Respect Letters and Flyers (9/30/21)

Red Ribbon Week Student Presentation - Stephen Hill (9/29/21)

8th Grade In Control Parent Guide (9/28/21)

7th Grade In Control Parent Guide (9/28/21)

Model UN Club (9/28/21)

Duck Donuts PTO Fundraiser (9/27/21)

MAP Growth Assessment Parent Letter (9/24/21)

MAP Growth Assessments Parent Letter - Spanish (9/24/21)


Week of Respect Letters and Flyers (9/30/21)
Maschio's is hiring!
Ski Club
Mental Health Events (9/23/21)
Kids Autumn Art Classes (9/17/21)