The Buck Bulletin

October 2019

Chatsworth Elementary School

The Woodland Township School District values the uniqueness of individual students and provides a high quality education in our highly supportive community.

Important Dates to Remember:

  • October 23 - Regular BOE Meeting 6:30 pm
  • October 28 - Cross Country Meet @ Holbein Middle School
  • October 30 - Cross Country Meet @ Indian Mills Middle School
  • October 31 - Halloween Parade on Track @1:45pm
  • November 7 & 8 - School Closed NJEA Convention
  • November 11 - End of 1st Marking Period
  • November 12 - Veteran's Day Celebration - look for info. in your child's folders this week
  • November 18 - Report Cards Viewable
  • November 20 - Regular BOE Meeting 6:30pm
  • November 25-26 - Early Dismissal (12:50) Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • November 27 - Early Dismissal
  • November 28 & 29 - School Closed Thanksgiving Break


Early Dismissal Days: 8:50 - 12:50

*this time is different from previous years*

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Fall 2019 Parent/Teacher Conferences

Fall 2019 Parent/Teacher Conferences - Please use the links below to sign up for conferences with your child's teacher (s). If you would like to meet with more than one teacher at once, please sign up for the same time slot for each teacher.

Kindergarten Conferences: Click Here

Elementary School Conferences: Click Here

Middle School Conferences Click Here

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Reminder: Cellular Phones/Electronic Devices

Cellular Phones/Electronic Devices

Cellular phones/electronic devices (IPads, Ipods, game systems, etc.) are prohibited to be used on the bus or during school hours. Devices should be turned off and in backpack at all times while in school or on the bus. If a student is caught using a device during school hours or on school property it will be confiscated and given the Administration. Parents will be contacted and asked to pick up the device.

Burlington County Parks

Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders is sponsoring several free family events through the Division of Parks this Fall. Feel free to let families in your district know that they are invited to Historic Smithville Park in Eastampton for these festivities.

October 6, 9am-4pm – FALL FLOAT FESTIVAL, A free festival where families can paddle a canoe/kayak on the Rancocas Creek and then return to Smithville Park for food, entertainment and activities for all ages. This year’s event features ‘Carve Wars’. Several skilled craftsmen will be making masterpieces from a log using a chainsaw. Live auction for these pieces will take place at 2pm.

The entire month of October Smithville will host the Scarecrows on Parade contest. If your education association, or home school association would like to contribute a scarecrow to this contest, it would be a great community project to show school pride.

December 8th, 1pm-5pm – VICTORIAN HOLIDAY, Santa arrives at Smithville Park at 2pm by horse drawn carriage. Choirs will sing some of your favorite holiday tunes. But beware, the Grinch may be roaming the festival to try and steal your holiday spirit! Skate on our iceless skating rink while the DJ spins your favorite holiday tunes and plays games. Make an ornament to take home or to hang on the Smithville Christmas Tree which will be ceremoniously lit at 5pm.

Hope to see you out at the Parks soon! For a full listing of all parks activities, feel free to check out the Parks Program Guide.

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Seneca Youth Wrestling

Seneca Youth Wrestling Registration begins 10/1! Please click here to register or visit our website:!
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FREE 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball Clinic

Seneca’s Girls Varsity Basketball Coach, Lauren Creel, is hosting clinics the month of October through November 18th every Monday night from 5:30PM to 6:30PM at Seneca High Schools small gym. Clinics are limited to any 6th, 7th, or 8th grade girl who will be attending Seneca High School. The clinics are FREE. Coach Creel is trying to help us build a feeder program so she can get to know the girls prior to them starting at Seneca.

No RSVP is required. Just have the girls show up at Seneca High school on Mondays by 5:30PM.

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2019 Scholastic Book Fair

November 25-27, 2019

*More information to come home with students as it gets closer*

Mobile Library

The Burlington County Mobile Library will be coming to Chatsworth Elementary again this year once a month during the school day the first Friday of each month.

Student library cards were renewed for the year so that all students will be able check out books for the current school year.

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BCCAP Head Start (birth to 5)

Please be advised the Burlington County Community Action Program (BCCAP) Head Start and Early Head Start programs still has immediate slots available and slots for the 2019-20 school year. We provide free early childhood education, health and nutrition services, parent engagement and transportation services (limited) to income eligible children and families in Burlington County.

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School Lunch Prices 2019-20:

Student Lunch: $2.85

Student Breakfast: $1.25

2019-20 School Calendar

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