The Cub Corner

November 3, 2017

Educators of the Year Nominations

Delran Township Public Schools is blessed with a sterling teaching staff in all of its schools. The district and New Jersey Department of Education participate in the New Jersey Department of Education Governor’s Educator of the Year Program. The state’s program recognizes our state’s

best teachers and educational services professionals. This program highlights educational innovation, student achievement, the rewards of teaching and important services outside the classroom environment that lead to student success. Further, it seeks to attract public attention to the positive aspects of our educational system.

The school district would like to solicit nominations from our entire school community, which includes parents and community members. If you know a classroom teacher or educational services professional who is dedicated, inspiring, and making a difference, consider taking the time to recommend this person for the Governor’s Educator of the Year Program by completing the nomination form link(s) below and hitting submit by Wednesday, November 15th, 2017.

· Millbridge Teacher of the Year Nomination Form

· Delran Intermediate School Teacher of the Year Nomination Form

· Delran Middle School Teacher of the Year Nomination Form

· Delran High School Teacher of the Year Nomination Form

· Paraprofessional Member of the Year Nomination Form

· Educational Services Professional Member of the Year Nomination Form

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American Education Week

This year, November 13-17th is American Education Week, which provides an opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every child receives a quality education. We would like to invite parents to join us that week at the times below to visit their child’s classroom:


  • November 14th - 2nd grade American Education Visitation 11:15 - 12:15 and Miss Jones’ 1st grade class from 10:30-11:30

  • November 15th -1st grade American Education Visitation 10:30 - 11:30

  • November 16th - Kindergarten American Education Visitation 12:00-1:00, Preschool 9:30-10:00 & 1:00-1:30.

Is your student up to the Challenge?

2017 Jump Into Reading Challenge sponsored by Assemblymen Troy Singleton and Herb Conaway. Details HERE and in the Virtual Backpack.

PTA Information

  • The PTA is actively seeking to fill Officer positions for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are interested, please reach out to Kris Scanlon at kbelisario@comcast.net.


  • Fall Fundraiser Pick Up - All orders will be available for pick up on Wednesday, November 15th from 4 - 7 p.m. in the Millbridge Cafeteria. If you placed an order please make arrangements to stop by and pick them up. Thank you for supporting our PTA and schools!


  • Bearwear - Bearwear will be sent home the week of November 13th. Large orders will need to be picked up at the Fall Fundraiser pick up. If your items are holiday gifts, please feel free to contact us and we will do our very best to ensure it isn't sent home with your child. These items will be held for pick up at the Fall Fundraiser pick up.

The annual PTA Craft Fair is being held on Saturday, December 2nd. The PTA is looking for vendors. Here is the application form. Be sure to save the date for this fantastic holiday tradition.

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Long Range Dates to Know

  • November 14th- 2nd grade American Education Visitation 11:15-12:15
  • November 15th- 1st grade American Education Visitation 10:30-11:30
  • November 16th- Kindergarten American Education Visitation 12:00-1:00, Preschool 9:30-10:00 & 1:00-1:30
  • December 1, 2017 - Picture retakes