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Week of September 7th


Thank you for a wonderful first day! Overall, today went especially well. When there were minor issues, you reached out and we worked collaboratively to solve problems. I appreciate this very much.

Please enjoy a restful evening and try to do something for yourself - read a book, take a walk, do yoga, or have a glass of <fill in the blank with your preferred beverage.>

Looking forward to seeing you tomorrow!


Thank You

+ Michele, Janet, Carlos and Vince for assisting with today's Opening Ceremonies

+ JoAnn and Eleanor for juggling more than you can imagine today

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New Menu for Students and Staff

As you know, I have been working with our food provider to improve the quality of lunch available to students and staff. This month, we are offering one organic meal a week. Efforts will be made to include local produce.

Please click here to order. This is a unique link for staff. All orders must be submitted approximately 1 week in advance. The first option, which will be served on September 16th, must be ordered by Thursday, 9/10.

Let me know if you have any questions!

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Friday Morning Breakfast

It is tradition among staff to get together each Friday to enjoy breakfast with friends. Generally, staff members take turns hosting breakfast. A sign-up sheet has been placed in the main office. Feel free to sign-up for a date with a friend or two. Looking forward to our Fridays together!
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The final schedule was emailed to me last night. I will re-format and send to staff in the next week.

CHEER Update: Staff Inflatable 5K


Here are the details for the Inflatable 5K:

Who: YOU! HES staff!

What: 3.1 Mile Run (or walk!) with inflatable obstacles throughout

Where: Washington Crossing State Park

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355 Washington Crossing Pennington Rd Titusville, NJ 08560

When: Saturday, October 24th - {11:00 Heat }

Why: Because it's fun :)

Price: $54 if you book through Living Social. If you book through the website, it's $63 with registration fees (and the price will go up after tomorrow).

​Living Social Link

​Inflatable 5K Link​

​If you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out! ​

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Back to School Schedule: September 24th

6:00 - 7:00 3rd, 4th and 5th

7:00 - 8:00 PTO, Special Area, Child Study Team

7:15 - 7:45 Principal's Address with PTO

8:00 - 9:00 Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd

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Committee Sign-ups

Kindly click on the link by this Friday to sign up for committees. I will be reviewing the document over the weekend.

A note to new staff: The September memo has a brief description of each committee.


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Whole School Meetings

We will continue our tradition of having each grade level host one whole school meeting each month. Please click on this link by 9/18 to reserve a month


Important Dates

9/14 - No School: Rosh Hashanah

9/15 - All IEPS must be read in Tracker

9/18 - PTO's Back to School Carnival

9/21 - Faculty Meeting

9/23 - No School: Yom Kippur

9/24 - Back to School Night

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Resource to Consider

Upcoming Professional Development Days

9/15 - Olivia Wahl (grade 4)

9/16 - Olivia Wahl (grade 5)

9/17 - Olivia Wahl (kindergarten)

10/12 - Rick Wormeli and TeachMeet (full day)