Elizabeth Haddon News

September 24, 2021


9/24 PTA Parent Socials, 730PM

9/25 Mrs. Green’s Retirement Celebration 9AM-10:30AM, Avondale Playground Click Here for Information

9/29 2 Hour Delayed Start See Schedule Here

10/4-10/8 Week of Respect

10/7 Tombola Basket Preview and Ticket Sales 3PM-4PM, Avondale Playground

10/8 EH Fall Fair, 4PM-7PM. Look for an email next week with lots of information on this!

10/14 Individual Picture Day- See Information Below

10/20 Crust and Fire Dine and Donate 4PM-9PM

10/22 Interims Reports available for students in Grades 1-5 in Genesis at 3:30 pm

10/29 Halloween at Lizzy! Plans to be shared soon!

New School Based News

2 Hour Delayed Start Schedule: This Wednesday

Preschool: No a.m. session students / p.m. session students and ITT only 12:45 - 3:15

AM Kindergarten: 10:25-1:10

PM Kindergarten: 12:15 to 3:00

Grades 1-5: 10:25-3:00 (Lunch is served)

Week of Respect: October 4th-8th

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Picture Day: October 14th



Make-ups and Retakes are December 2nd

Band and Orchestra Newsletter

EverydayMath Algorithms

This link contains short videos where you can view an example of the Everyday Math algorithms, which are different than traditional methods. This is a great resource for assisting students with homework and studying.

Emotions Matter

As a family, plot yourself on the mood meter. Share where you are and why. Helping your child label his/her feelings enhances self-awareness and helps with the next steps of expressing and regulating emotions.

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Operation Yellow Ribbon

Previously Shared School Based News

Let's Celebrate Mrs. Green's Retirement!

Shh! After 33 years of teaching, we are celebrating Mrs. Green with a Retirement Morning Meeting on Saturday, September 25th, 9-10:30am at the Lizzy Haddon school garden. See the party flyer here.

Please help us memoralize her tenure and submit notes, artwork, photos or stories that celebrate her amazing tenure at mrsgreensretirement2020@gmail.com.

Your memories will be given to Lynn directly, via a printed book by the Sunshine Committee and access to the email. Please! Make our surprise awesome, and submit today!

STOPit App

The Haddonfield School District has once again enrolled with STOPit! STOPit is an online reporting tool designed to deter and mitigate bullying, cyber abuse, and other inappropriate behaviors, consisting of an app and a back-end incident management system for school administrators.Our students can have access to the STOPit mobile app, which has two simple but powerful features. Report can be used by students to report incidents to school contacts anonymously. For more information on this and download instructions, Click Here.

Free and Reduced Lunch Application

Update Your Contact Information in Genesis

Please click here to update your contact information. Instructions can be found here. It’s important to always keep your contact information updated especially your email. To do this click on “Contacts” at the top right once you login to Genesis. If you need a login please contact Amy Fanrak at afanrak@haddonfield.k12.nj.us

Absence Reporting Procedures

If it is necessary to keep a child home from school, please do one of the following:

  • Call the office before the start of school

Email us at ehattendanceOffice@haddonfield.k12.nj.us or click the link on our school homepage, and include

  • Child’s first and last name
  • Class
  • Reason for absence

If you do not have access to email, you may call in your child absent. You must send in a note when your child returns if you use the call in method.

Important Forms

All important forms can always be found here and on the EH Homepage under the “Important Documents” This site will be updated throughout the year.

School Lunch

  • Lunch will be free for ALL students this year.
  • Students will be required to order in their classroom each morning.
  • Please review the lunch choices with your child (especially those at the younger grades) to help with ordering at school.

Morning Lineup/Exit Map

Elementary District Calendar

Haddon Events Calendar

Preschool Modified Schedule

Birthday Celebrations


1:1 Chromebooks for Students

This program serves students in Grades 3-5

  • The $50 fee is optional but we highly recommend paying the fee. If the fee is not paid, parents will be responsible to pay out of pocket for repairs
  • $50 fee paid through the MySchoolBucks portal
  • More information will be sent to parents through Genesis by the start of school

1:1 information and updated forms here: https://haddonfieldschools.org/1-to-1-overview/

Adding School Calendar to Your Phone

Click Here for instructions on how to add this to your phone. Paste this code into the "subscribed calendar" box after you go to “Add Account” then “Other” calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/principalbissinger%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics

My School Bucks

This online payment service provides an easy way to pay for items such as ChromeBook fees and class trips using your credit/debit card or electronic check. Enrollment is easy and is available today! To create an account, follow the steps below:

1. Go to www.MySchoolBucks.com and register for a free account.

2. Add your students using their school name and student ID.

3. Make purchases with your credit/debit card or electronic check.

A program fee of 3.9% applies. You will have the opportunity to review any fees

and cancel if you choose, before you are charged.

If you have any questions, contact MySchoolBucks directly:

· support@myschoolbucks.com

· (855) 832-5226

· Visit myschoolbucks.com and click Help

Directory 21-22

We are excited to announce that the Zone PTA has kindly covered the cost for everyone to have access to the school directory for the 2021-2022 school year.

If you were a DirectorySpot user last year, then you don’t need to do anything. If you are a NEW user, you can download DirectorySpot for free from the App Store (iPhone users) or Google Play (Android users), or you can also access the data from the web: https://www.directoryspot.net

If you are a new student or have never been in the directory before, please fill out this form and you will be added to the directory: https://forms.gle/EcZ8STi3ZQYmavS1A

If not new, please login to the app to confirm and/or update your family contact information. Please note that you don't have to change your child's grade as that has been done already. Accessing the app is easy:

  1. Download the DirectorySpot app from the App Store or Google Play.

  2. Enter your email as your Username. (Enter the main parent contact email. If email is not found, please contact: Lindsey Murphy at lindseyaperry@yahoo.com

  3. Click Reset Password. An email will be sent with a link that allows you to create or reset your password.

Having contact information up to date is more important now than ever. Please email Lindsey Murphy at lindseyaperry@yahoo.com with any questions!

Pets Prohibited on School Grounds

Dogs are not permitted on the school property during school hours and at drop off and pick up times. Although many children feel safe around animals, some children have adverse reactions to pets even though they may be well trained. We have noticed some families bringing pets onto the school grounds especially at morning line-up or pick-up. Please be considerate of others by cooperating with this policy.

District and Community Based News

Click Here for all Community News. All Community News must be sent to Mr. Chuck Klaus’s office for approval. Community members should submit their news by email to Ms. Channell Jorrin at cjorrin@haddonfield.k12.nj.us in order to be included. Please do not send news directly to the school principals.