Nixon School - Family Check In

Week of February 13, 2022

Upcoming Dates:

  • February 25 - PTA Family Bingo Night (Registration Details below)

  • March 8 and 9 - Kindergarten Registration (By Appointment ONLY - See below)

  • March 11 - BNL Spring Pictures (Info to follow soon)

  • March 13 - SportsCare Arena PTA Family Ice Skating Event, 2:30-4:30 PM (Details coming soon)

Congratulations to Alivia Odian... Her PTA Reflections Submission has advanced to the State Level Competition!

PTA Reflections prompt for 2022.... "I can change the world by..."

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Ice Safety Presentation - Compliments of NJ State Police

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New Protocol for Parent/Family Volunteers During School Hours

To all of our school volunteers... Thank you very much for offering to volunteer time during the school day at Nixon Elementary School. Effective March 1, 2022, all volunteers that support school based activities, during school hours, will be required to have a School Volunteer Confidentiality Agreement on file with the Nixon School Main Office. Paper copies of the Confidentiality Agreement are being sent home on YELLOW paper OR you are welcome to print out the document found at this link.


The staff and I value the contributions that volunteers make to our school community and look forward to our continued partnership.

PTA Family Bingo Night!

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PTA Talent Show

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Kindergarten Registration is Now OPEN!

Roxbury Township Public Schools, a K-12 school district preparing the children of today for tomorrow, has set its in-person Kindergarten registration dates for the 2022/2023 school year. Children must be five years old on or before October 1, 2022 to participate. Click here for more information regarding Roxbury's Entrance Age Policy (P5112). If there are any questions regarding the policy or procedure, please reach out to Assistant Superintendent Dr. Chuck Seipp at cseipp@roxbury.org or by calling 973-584-6799.


Roxbury Township Public Schools offers a full-day kindergarten program designed to develop knowledge and skills in the physical, social, emotional, and cognitive areas. Our goal is to help children develop skills and strategies that will help them learn and establish a foundation for lifelong success in education. The program allows more time for students to address curriculum in depth and allows teachers to provide additional activities in learning.


To register for Kindergarten, parents will need to complete the online pre-registration process and begin uploading the required documents for Kindergarten. For a complete list of what to do and what to bring, visit www.roxbury.org/KindergartenRegistration.


Online registration for Kindergarten is now open. Parents are required to register their child at their home school. If the home school is unknown, please contact the Transportation Department at 973-584-6756 and based on your address, they can let you know what school your child should be attending.


If you need or prefer an in-person appointment, please contact your child’s school to schedule an appointment during the following dates/times:


Franklin: (Appointments can be made by calling 973-584-5549)

Monday, March 14, 2022 - 9:30-3:00 and 6:00-8:00 PM

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 - 9:30-3:00

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 9:30-3:00

Jefferson: (Appointments can be made by calling 973-584-8955)

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 - 9:30-3:00

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 9:30-3:00 and 5:00-7:00 PM

Thursday, March 24, 2022 - 9:30-3:00

Kennedy: (Appointments can be made by calling 973-584-3938)

Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 9:30-3:00

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 9:30-3:00 and 4:45-7:45 PM

Thursday, March 10, 2022 - 9:30-3:00

Nixon: (Appointments can be made by calling 973-398-2564)

Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 9:30-2:30 PM and 5:00-7:00 PM

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 9:30-2:30 PM


In-person appointments are done by appointment only.

Know Someone at NES Who Has Filled a Bucket?

Fill Out our Bucket Filler Nomination Form and we will recognize that individual (student or staff member) during Morning Announcements. Click the button below for the nomination form.