Delran High School Broadcast

August 17, 2023


Delran High School, an inclusive learning community, provides educational opportunities for intellectual development while valuing the importance of cultural diversity and tradition.

A Message from Mr. Finkle!

Hello DHS Community! I hope that everyone has been safe and have enjoyed their summer. Since my last Broadcast, we have sent US Mail to everyone with information regarding Portal Paperwork and a separate one for Freshman Orientation! In case you did not receive the mailing, I am listing all letters that went out.

Letters for the Class of 2024!





Welcome Back Letters for the Classes of 2025, 2026, and 2027!





Freshman Orientation Letters for the Class of 2027!





Transfer Student Orientation Letter!





My next broadcast is scheduled to be sent on August 31st.

The Scheduling portion of the Parent and Student Portals will open soon. You will receive an email from the district letting you know that it is open for viewing. Please note that in the mailing sent home, you will find your log-in passwords. If you are having any issues logging on, please reach out to the main office at

Please note that if you have not completed the parent portal requirements, your child will not be able to find his/her/their schedule and will not be issued a Chromebook which is essential for each student's success. Thank you for your immediate attention to this.

In addition, Senior Parents, please be sure to complete the Diploma Survey and Parking Permit Survey (if you so choose) on the Parent Portal. Again, all requirements must be completed before you are able to complete the surveys.

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact me at or (856) 461-6100 x3005.

Parent Portal

HERE are instructions to complete the 2023-2024 electronic paperwork.

Paperwork must be completed before you are able to access student schedules which will be available on August 16th.

If you need assistance with accessing the Parent Portal, please contact Sue O’Leary in the main office at or by calling the main office at 856-461-6100 x3000.

Free & Reduced Lunch Applications

It is important that if you believe you qualify for Free and Reduced Lunch you complete the

2023-2024 Application. You only need to complete one (1) application per household and return it to the main office.

HERE is the application in ENGLISH.

HERE is the application in PORTUGUESE.

HERE is the application in SPANISH.

HERE is the application in TURKISH.

If you have any questions, please reach out to your child's guidance counselor!

Senior Portraits

For any senior who was not able to schedule their appointment for last week, there will be another opportunity.

Senior Portrait Make-up will be held on September 25th and September 26th.


Lifetouch - Picture day

  • Freshmen will get the opportunity to have their picture taken on Wednesday, 8/23 during Freshman Orientation.
  • Juniors, sophomores, and Freshmen who were unable to attend Freshman Orientation will have the opportunity to get their picture taken on Friday, 9/8.
  • Senior make-up portraits will be taken 9/25 and 9/26.

If you have any additional questions, please reach out via email to our Yearbook Advisor, Mr. Martinez at

Parking Permit

Parking Permits are only available for Senior students at this time.

Permit Process:

  • complete Student Registration on the Parent Portal, then
  • on the left-hand side under Surveys, complete the Parking Permit application
  • $10.00 Parking Permit fee
  • Receive 2023-2024 Student Parking hangtag from Main Office.

Any automobile without a valid hangtag will be given a warning. If warnings are not heeded, the car may be towed away at the owner’s expense.

Class of 2024

DIPLOMA REQUEST for the class of 2024 is now available on the Parent Portal.

  • if you have not done so already, complete student registration on the parent portal

  • then, on the left-hand side under Surveys,
  • complete the Diploma Form

Completion of this form is required of all students who will be graduating in June 2024. Questions can be directed to Maureen Flanagan at

Welcome Class of 2027

Freshman Orientation will take place on Wednesday, August 23rd. Freshman ID pictures will also be taken on this date. There will also be a parent orientation on the same day! For those new families, we look forward to welcoming you to Delran High School and into the DHS community.

The program will begin at 8:30 am for the students and conclude at 12:00 pm. We also invite parents to an orientation at 11:15 am in the PAC. This program will conclude at 12:00 pm.

Transportation is not provided so please arrange transportation for your children.

Summer Assignments


Click here to view Summer Math Assignments for ALL students entering grades 9-12.

NOTE: All students taking any level of Algebra I, Geometry, or Algebra II must complete the DHS Summer Skill Review Sheet in addition to the assignment for their course.


Summer Assignments can also be found on DHS website.

DEA - Back to School Block Party!

The Delran Education Foundation invites you to attend the third annual Back to School Block Party on Saturday, September 9th from 4:00-7:00 pm at Delran Community Park. Join us for a day of games, activities, music, food, an X-Box raffle, and not one, but TWO teacher dunk tanks! Tickets include pizza, chips, soda, or water, one dunk tank ticket, one face painting, and unlimited games/activities. Catch up with old friends, meet new classmates, and dunk a teacher while supporting the DEF and its goal to provide funding for innovative programs and experiences for Delran students. Discounted tickets are available online now at Hope to see you there! See flyer HERE.

From Senator Singleton's Office!

Senator Singleton is hosting several back to school events for children in his legislative district.

This Saturday August 19th he’s partnering w/ Burlington County to host a school supply giveaway.

On Saturday Sept 2nd, he is holding his annual free haircut event.

Click on the links above for more information!

High School Happenings

  • 8/23 Freshmen Orientation 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
  • 8/23 Freshmen Pictures
  • 8/26 SAT
  • 8/28 College Essay Course 9:00 am AND 1:00 pm
  • 8/29 College Essay Course 9:00 am AND 1:00 pm
  • 8/30 College Essay Course 9:00 am AND 1:00 pm
  • 9/7 First Day of the 2023-24 school year
  • 9/7 Senior Trip Meeting 6:00 pm
  • 9/7 Back to School Night 6:45 pm
  • 9/9 DEA - Back to School Block Party
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College Planning

Here is the presentation from the Spring 2023 College Planning evening.

Class of 2024 College Planning Checklist

NJ Association for College Admission Counseling

Virtual College Exploration is for all New Jersey Students. Explore this website as a great resource with over 150 recorded webinars!!


Mr. Guidotti's Update

For any students who are interested in signing up for a Fall 2023 sport at DHS, Realtime is the location for all registration. The registration process will be in the Parent Portal. In order to access the Parent Portal, you must:

  1. Answer the questions that Mr. Finkle has provided
  2. Once the questions are answered, you will have access to the Parent Portal
  3. Select the Sign-up link on the left side of the page
  4. Locate the particular sport that you wish to sign your child up for.
  5. Review and acknowledge the documents that are contained for your desired sport.
  6. Once you have acknowledged the documents, you will be able to select sign up for your chosen sport.

In addition to registering for a sport, you must have the following completed in order to participate:

  1. A valid physical
    1. Turn in any new physicals to the main office as soon as they are completed
    2. These forms can be found in the main office
  2. Asthma Treatment Plan
    1. This form needs to be completed with the physician if your child currently has asthma or using an inhaler
    2. This form can be found in the main office
  3. If your child has vision that is worse than 20/40 in either eye, you must turn in a clearance note from an eye doctor with the completed physical
  4. NJDOE Health History Update Questionnaire must be turned in to the main office before participation can occur. They are attached to the hard copies of the physical in the main office.

If you are interested in being a part of the Unified Soccer team for Fall 2023, please register online through the Parent Portal in Realtime. The season goes from September 19th to November 2nd. This program is a great way to meet new people and have lots of fun. For more information about Unified Sports, check out If you are interested, please email Coach Anderson at

Additional important information:

  1. Transportation Waivers for Fall sports are now available. Both forms can be accessed here or in the main office. Please complete and return asap if your child is participating in a Fall sport in 2023.
    1. Permission to Transport
    2. Parent or Student Driver Transportation to Events Permission Form
  2. No dogs allowed on the property
  3. No smoking allowed on the property
  4. Fitness Center permission for -If your child is interested in using the fitness center after school, please print out this form and turn it into the main office.

The Fall season is here. Football began their preseason workouts on Monday, August 7th. Girls' Tennis will begin on Wednesday, August 16th. The remaining Fall sports (Cross Country, Soccer, Field Hockey) will begin their preseason on Monday, August 21st. The Fall Cheerleading team has been getting together all summer so that they are ready for the first football game on August 25th against Pemberton at Delran High School. Come out this season and cheer on all of our Bears!

Delran High School and the Delran Athletic Department would like to remind all spectators about the expectations at all home and away contests. This information can be found in the Delran High School Athletic Handbook.

SPECTATOR’S CODE (Family & Friends)

The larger school community has an interest and investment in the success of our Athletic Program. These adults play a key role in reinforcing the educational goals of our program. Therefore, we expect these important program supporters to do the following:

  • Be a positive role model through their behavior at athletic contests.
  • Show respect for the opposing players, coaches, spectators, and support groups.
  • Be respectful of all officials’ decisions.
  • Recognize and show appreciation for an outstanding play by either team.
  • Praise student-athletes in their attempt to improve themselves as students, as athletes, and as people.
  • Gain an understanding and appreciation for the rules of the sport.
  • Reinforce our alcohol, tobacco, and other drug-free policies by refraining from the use of any such substances before and during athletic contests.
  • Remember that admission to a school athletic event is a privilege to observe the contest.

Delran High School Athletic Hall of Fame

Class of 2023

October 21, 2023


Carolyn (Craft) Percopo - 2003 Basketball

Kirk Fullerton - 1996 Wrestling

Greg Harrison - 1994 Football, Wrestling

Stacy Parsons - 2008 Bowling

Kim Rodano - 1989 Soccer, Basketball, Softball

Peter Wright- 1990 Swimming


David Caplin - Athletic Trainer


Girls Soccer - 1986 NJSIAA Group 2 State Champions


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