The Bobby's Run School Bulletin

Friday, April 30, 2021

Principal's Message

Lumberton Schools will make the transition to five half days of instruction starting next week. The following changes are for remote and hybrid students. Wednesday will be like our other four days with academic instruction in the morning. Specials will be held in the afternoon. Teachers will still be available twice a week for office hours. Wednesday will have a drop everything and read period followed by a progress monitoring assignment or activity. Students that receive basic skills, ELL support, or Gifted and Talented will continue their regular schedule.

Please see our revised schedule linked HERE

Please see revised meal service information linked HERE

  • Meals will be available for pick up on Wednesday from 12:30 to 1:30. For the safety of students and staff at dismissal, please follow the traffic pattern for picking up your student. Students are to be picked up out front of Bobby's Run, and not on the side EDC entrance doors. Thanks for your attention to this.

Note: EDC will be available on Wednesdays starting Wednesday, May 12th.

Third Grade Tree Planting

A big thank you to the Lumberton Shade Tree Committee and Central Jersey Landscaping for donating two dogwood trees to Bobby's Run Elementary School and seedlings for our third grade students. Students were able to learn about the importance of trees in celebration of Arbor Day. Lumberton's Mayor and Deputy Mayor were in attendance to help assist with the planting as well.

Check It Out!

Mrs. Antinoff was one of this year's award recipients for the Bonnie Campbell Hill Literacy Leader Award. She recently wrote a blog entry highlighting the work she's done in her classroom this year for the Children's Literature Assembly.

Click here to read about the awesome work Mrs. Antinoff and her third graders have done!

GT Nominations: Due Today!

Today is the last day for nominations for third and fourth grade students interested in being considered for the BRS Gifted and Talented program for the 2021-2022. Nomination forms will be sent via email next week and are also posted on the BRS page of the district website. This form is only necessary for new nominees; students who are presently participating in the GT3 and GT4 program do not need to apply. Please return forms to Mrs. Carver no later than Friday, April 30th for consideration.

Preschool Expansion 2021-2022 School Year

Check out the link here for a newsletter regarding preschool for the 2021-2022 school year.

Please reach out to Caryn Zweben with any questions:

Upcoming Events

Spirit Days and Upcoming Closures

Tuesday, May 4th: May the 4th be with you, Star Wars Day

Friday, May 7th: Baseball Day, wear your favorite team jersey or color

Friday, May 14th: Sunshine Day, wear yellow

Friday, May 21st: Wildcat Pride Day, wear school colors or school spirit wear

Friday, May 28th: Memorial Day observance, wear red, white, blue

Schools Closed on Monday, May 31st for Memorial Day

Updated Physicals and Immunizations

If you have not already done so, please send in your latest physical and the latest immunization record for you student. This can be a physical copy or through email to Mrs. Barbieri at Thanks for your attention to this.

Covid-19 Reminders and Updates

  • Please review and read the daily AUXS screening questions carefully. There have been some minor adjustments.
  • Please keep your child home if they are sick, and notify Mrs. Barbieri as to why they are absent. She can be reached at
  • Make sure Genesis is updated if there were any changes to contact information.
  • Please notify if you have traveled out of state. The following states do not require a quranatine after travel: PA, DE, NY, CT. If you traveled to another state, you will need to quarantine for 10 days.
  • Please notify if your child or anyone in your household has tested positive for Covid-19.
  • If your student has symptoms of Covid-19, they will need a negative test or quarantine for 14 days before returning to school. An alternative diagnosis is no longer allowed.
  • At this time, close contacts will need to quarantine for 10 days if exposed to a Covid-19 positive person.
  • If your child or anyone in your home is being tested, keep your child home until the results are back.

Covid-19 Symptoms

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Nasal congestion or runny nose
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Stomachache
  • Tiredness
  • Headache
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Poor appetite or poor feeding, especially in babies under one year old
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