The Buck Bulletin

December 2019

Chatsworth Elementary School

The Woodland Township School District values the uniqueness of individual students and provides a high quality education in our highly supportive community.

Important Dates to Remember:



  • December 19 - Winter Concert
  • December 23-January 1 - Winter Break (School Closed)
  • January 6 - BOE Re-Organization Meeting 6:30pm
  • January 16 - STEM night 6:30 - 8:00pm
  • January 22 - Education for parents about vaping/e-cigarettes, marijuana use, opiods/perscription medication and underage drinking -"15 Minute Child Break" 7:00pm
  • Save the Date - February 13, 2019 - State Aid Reduction Lenape Region Community Forum

Save the Date - February 13, 2019 - State Aid Reduction Lenape Region Community Forum

  • Will be held in Lenape High School Auditorium
  • Overview of how state aid reductions will impact the students of the Lenape Region
  • Call to Action - parents voices need to be heard!
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2nd Grade Publishes A Book!

Second grade published a book, A Chatsworth Thanksgiving. The children take us on a journey through Chatsworth to visit friends and to tell them why they are thankful for them on Thanksgiving.
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2020 First Day Hikes

Wednesday, Jan. 1st 2020 at 12pm

Whitesbog Preservation Trust

First Day Trash Hike & Clean-Up! Hosted by Brendan T. Byrne State Forest and NJ State Parks, Forests & Historic Sites


Facebook event search: First Day Trash Hike & Clean-Up!

Mobile Library

The Burlington County Mobile Library will be coming to Chatsworth Elementary again this year once a month during the school day the first Friday of each month.


Student library cards were renewed for the year so that all students will be able check out books for the current school year.

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New Breakfast Choices:

Starting in January, Chatsworth Elementary will be offering more breakfast choices. These will be available to all students.


A staff member will be present each morning at the double doors of the gymnasium to provide a grab and go service.


New choices:

Whole Grain Muffin

Whole Grain Cereal

Whole Grain Bagel

Sausage & Cheese Sandwich on Whole Grain Bun


All items will be available to purchase individually or as a meal (includes milk and fruit).

8th Grade Mouse Trap Cars

Congratulations to our 8th grade mouse trap car winners!


Trinity - Distance

Jordan - Speed


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TAA Softball Winter Clinic

Seneca Youth Softball Presents our 2020

Indoor Winter SB Skills Clinics

Softball skills take time to develop. Get fantastic

training that will help improve all of your softball skills.


General Softball Skills Clinics


Dates: Saturdays in January and February

January 4, 11, 18, and 25

February 1, 8, 15 and 29

Where: Olson Middle School Gym

Times: 9:30 am – 11:00 am for K – 8th Graders

Fee: $60 for 8 – 90-minute sessions

Register online @ www.tabsports.org

Who is eligible to participate:

  • Girls in Grades K thru 8th grade residing in the Seneca sending district

  • Girls who want to improve or learn how to be a better all around SB player

  • Girls who want to have FUN while improving their softball skills.

  • Coaches that want to improve their knowledge base and improve their understanding of skills, drills and how run effective practices.

    Questions: Contact Lynne Hedden at heddenl@comcast.net

  • TEAM SPONSORSHIPS: Your business can sponsor a TAA Softball Team and receive a team sponsor
    photo plaque, its name on the team uniform, and a listing on TabSports.org. To learn more, please
    contact Lynne Hedden @ HeddenL@comcast.net

TAA Baseball Winter Clinics

TAA Baseball Introduces our 2020

Indoor Winter Baseball Skills Clinics

Baseball skills take time to develop. Get fantastic training that will help improve your offensive and defensive skill sets before the season starts.


General Baseball Skills Clinics

Dates: Saturdays in January and February
January 4, 11, 18 and 25
February 1, 8, 15 and 29

Where: Olson Middle School Gym
Times: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Who: 5 - 8 years 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Who: 9 - 14 years 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Fee: $60 for 8 – 60 minute sessions

Register online @ www.tabsports.org

Who is eligible to participate:

  • Baseball players ages 5 to 14 residing in the Seneca sending district.

  • Boys who want to improve or learn how to be a better all around baseball player and have a blast doing it!

  • Coaches attend free. Please join us to improve your knowledge base and understanding of skills, drills and how run effective practices.

    For questions please contact Rodney Haines at rodneyrhaines@gmail.com or Will Murphy at devlincontractors@gmail.com

Spring 2020 Seneca Youth Lacrosse Registration Now Open

The Seneca Lacrosse tradition continues to grow…. Go to the website, www.SenecaLax.com , then click on Online Registration (top middle navigation) and then proceed and follow instructions.

A couple of important points

Username/Password - The username and password that you used last year should still be used when registering again. That will also save you from entering your information from last year since it's stored in the website. If you have an unpaid balance from last season you will need to bring that balance current before your child can participate in 2020.


Grades & Registration Fees - New uniform design this year!

  • Girls/Boys Travel: 3rd - 8th Grade $245 (includes full uniform).
  • Girls/Boys Limited Travel: 1st & 2nd Grade $195 (includes full uniform)
  • Girls/Boys Instructional: K & PreK $115 (includes full uniform)
  • There is a $25 dollar sibling discount for each additional sibling.
  • There is a $50 late fee if registered after January 7th, 2020.


Refund of Fees

If you decide not to play after you have paid, a refund is available if requested before January 18, 2020. You will receive your registration in full minus expenses incurred for your child i.e. uniform, USLacrosse membership expense, and any other equipment. Should you have any questions please contact info@senecalax.com

Residence Requirements

Must be a resident of Shamong, Tabernacle, Indian Mills, Southampton, Chatsworth and Woodland Townships. If you are not a resident of one of the aforementioned town there is a $40 charge for out of town players.


Questions??? Contact msokorai@icloud.com

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Thank you!

Thank you to all that donated food and goods for a local food pantry. Our NJHS students were able to deliver everything to help fill the pantry :)
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Burlington County Programs & Events

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Summer 2020 Camp Ideas:

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Register for Lake Stockwell Day Camp by Dec. 15 and save 7%!


Don't miss out on Lake Stockwell Day Camp 2020!






There's nothing like a Lake Stockwell Day Camp experience! Our wonderful director Lynn Passarella is already busy planning for an even better summer next year! We so hope you plan to join us - that's why we're offering a 7% discount to those who register early.



  • Families registering by Dec. 15, 2019 will get 7% off* Lake Stockwell session(s) in summer 2020. (*Discount cannot be combined with any other offer.)
  • Deposit is reduced from $250 to $50 per session.
  • Free session switch until May 1, 2020, pending available space.

  • Start making payments early.



Register Now

BCCAP Head Start (birth to 5)

Please be advised the Burlington County Community Action Program (BCCAP) Head Start and Early Head Start programs still has immediate slots available and slots for the 2019-20 school year. We provide free early childhood education, health and nutrition services, parent engagement and transportation services (limited) to income eligible children and families in Burlington County.

http://www.bccapheadstart.org/

*BCAP - New Location * Brochure * Application*

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2019-20 School Calendar

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**IMPORTANT**

Early Dismissal Days: 8:50 - 12:50

*this time is different from previous years*

School Lunch Prices 2019-20:

Student Lunch: $2.85

Student Breakfast: $1.25