District Weekly News

November 4, 2020

UPDATE IN THE GENESIS SUMMARY SCREEN

In preparation for our next phase of student re-entry, November 16, 2020, we have updated your child’s Genesis Summary screen now to display their assigned learning group. The learning groups are 100% virtual, 100% in person, Black (hybrid), or Gold (hybrid). This learning group will begin Monday, November 16th. If you find that the incorrect learning model is displayed, please contact your child’s school.
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UPCOMING NOVEMBER 12TH BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING WILL BE IN-PERSON

Our next board meeting will be on November 12th and will be in-person. Due to the Governor’s latest executive order limiting indoor capacity to 25% of space capacity, no more than 80 members of the public will be able to attend in-person. To help manage this, please read the following:


  • Please note, the meeting will also be online and you can join prior to the start of the meeting by clicking on the following link: https://www.sbschools.org/board_of_education/meetings/agendas__minutes_and_videos. Information on how to join the meeting will also be available on the South Brunswick School District website at www.sbschools.org on the banner.

  • We are asking that anyone planning to attend in-person please register online in advance so that we can make sure we are prepared for the size of the crowd. Anyone attending must wear a mask at all times and perform a pre-admittance self-evaluation, inclusive of a temperature check at the door. Anyone who does not comply will be turned away at the door.

  • We ask that you arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.

  • The Board will accept public comments in-person and online.

  • Please click on the following link to register if you plan on attending in-person or would like to make a public comment whether in-person or online. November 12 BOE Registration Link

Upcoming Parent Academy Workshop - November 10th

Our next virtual Parent Academy Workshop will be held on Tuesday, November 10th at 7:00 p.m.

Please click here for more information.

LUNCH DELIVERIES WILL RESUME ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10TH

Regularly scheduled lunch deliveries will resume on Tuesday, November 10th. The Free Meals for Kids has been extended for the entire school year. Please click here for information regarding the 2020-2021 Free/Reduced Breakfast and Lunch Program.


For questions regarding meals, pickups, special requests, etc. please contact Michele Armstrong at Michele.Armstrong@compass-usa.com

PROJECT GRADUATION CRAFT FAIR AND CLOTHING DRIVE

SBHS Project Graduation Craft Show and Clothing Drive will be held on Saturday, November 7th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please click on the following links for additional information.

Project Graduation Craft Fair

Clothing and Shoe Drive

BUSING INFORMATION

Students eligible for bus transportation to and from school are now able to view Bus Information through the Genesis Parent Portal. Note that bus routes for students currently attending school in person may shift, so we remind all parents to log in to Genesis to confirm bus information. Questions about bus transportation should be directed to the Transportation Department at extension 5108.

SCHOOLS WILL NOT BE IN SESSION ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH AND FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH

SEE BELOW FOR ADDITIONAL RESOURCES