The Buck Bulletin

April 2021

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.

Student of the Month Character Trait April: Dependability

Important Dates to Remember:

April 2 - School Closed Spring Break

April 5-9 School Closed Spring Break

April 14 - End of 3rd Marking Period

April 28 - Regular BOE Meeting

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Student Dress Up Theme Days

March 26 - Wear your favorite Spring colors


April 16 - School Spirit

April 22 - Earth Day - wear blue, green or anything to celebrate Earth Day


May 14 - School Spirit

May 27 - Red, White & Blue


June 11 - School Spirit :)

Are there travel restrictions to or from New Jersey?

Updated 3/18/2021 as per state of NJ official website



New Jersey strongly discourages all non-essential interstate travel at this time. At this time, individuals who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 should continue to follow the State's travel advisory.


Travelers and residents returning from any U.S. state or territory beyond the immediate region (New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Delaware) should self-quarantine at their home, hotel, or other temporary lodging following recommendations from the CDC:

  • If travel is unavoidable, travelers should consider getting tested with a viral test (not an antibody test) 1-3 days before the trip and again 3-5 days after the trip.
  • If travelers test positive, they should self-isolate for at least 10 days and should postpone travel during that time.
  • If travelers test negative, they should quarantine for a full 7 days after travel.
  • If testing is not available (or if the results are delayed), travelers should quarantine for 10 days after travel.


The advisory is no longer specific to certain states. Because of the high number of case counts across all states, there is an increased risk of spread of COVID-19 upon return from any travel.


The self-quarantine is voluntary, but compliance is expected. Travelers arriving from areas with increasing COVID-19 cases may wish to postpone their travel to the region if they are unwilling or unable to follow the quarantine advisory.


Travelers and those residents who are returning from states and territories beyond the immediate region should quarantine at their home, or a hotel or other temporary lodging. Individuals should leave the place of quarantine only to seek medical care/treatment or to obtain food and other essential items.


We ask that anyone who travels to New Jersey from a state/territory outside the immediate region (New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Delaware) complete a voluntary online survey to provide information about where you are traveling from and your destination.


Access the survey by visiting covid19.nj.gov/njtravel or texting "NJTRAVEL" to 898211.

If you choose to provide this information, it will be shared with local New Jersey Public Health authorities and other third parties when required by law. Local health departments will contact you to remind you to self-quarantine and offer assistance including information about testing locations.


Please note that this advisory does not apply to individuals:

  • Who are returning to New Jersey after traveling outside of the state for less than 24 hours or those traveling to New Jersey for less than 24 hours - Even where travel is less than 24 hours, however, individuals are still discouraged from engaging in non-essential travel to other states to the extent possible.
  • Who are in transit through the state to another destination, provided that the time spent in the state is only the amount of time necessary to complete the transit, make use of travel services, such as a highway rest stop, or make necessary travel connections.


For answers to commonly asked questions, refer to the Department of Health's Frequently Asked Questions about the self-quarantine for travelers.


Essential Travel

Essential travel would include, for example:

  • Individuals traveling to and from the state for work.
  • Individuals traveling to and from the state for medical reasons, including individuals providing comfort and support to a patient.
  • Military personnel traveling to the state by order or directive of a state or Federal military authority.
  • Individuals traveling to comply with a court order, such as child custody.

School Opening Update



Please continue to contact the school nurse if you receive news about a positive case within your family, or a close contact, during these remote days. They can assist you in the proper protocols, as well as start contact tracing as required. The substitute school nurse's name is Tammy Brown. You can reach her at 609-726-1230 ext. 204 or tbrown@woodlandboe.org.


If you learn of this information during non-business hours please email Misty Weiss at mweiss@woodlandboe.org as soon as possible.


Having the most up to date information about cases within our community will allow us to make the most informed decisions at the moment.


We understand the level of concern regarding COVID-19. We encourage all our families and staff to continue following the Center for Disease Control’s promoted safeguards, such as:


  • Staying home when you are sick or anyone in your house is sick;

  • Washing hands often with soap for at least 20 seconds;

  • Covering coughs and sneezes and properly disposing of tissues;

  • Limiting close contact with people who are sick and not sharing food, drinks and utensils;

  • Practicing social distancing (staying at least 6 feet apart);

  • Wearing a face mask while in school;

  • Continuing to monitor your health for symptoms; and

  • Cooperating with testing and contract tracing.

NJ COVID Vaccine Information

State of NJ Website - https://covid19.nj.gov/pages/vaccine


Moorestown Mega-Site Information - https://www.virtua.org/vaccine

Read Across America Week

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Kindergarten Registration 2021-22

If you know of a kindergarten age student who resides within the township and will be turning 5 on or before October 1, 2021, please have them reach out to Chatsworth Elementary School at 609-726-1230 for the 2021-22 school year.
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4th Grade Train Ride Through the Northeast

Fourth graders took a train tour of the Notheast (Social Studies chapter 4). So far our tickets have been punched and we have visited West Quoddy Head Maine, the White Mountains in New Hampshire and Plymouth and Boston Massachusetts.

Chatsworth PTO & CEA Cereal Fundraiser

We would like to Thank the CEA, Teachers, Staff and Parents who donated to the food drive. Thank you to the Bosch Family for your donations and driving the donations to the South Jersey Food Bank.

The CEA made a large donation of cereal and $150 worth of canned goods.

The final tally...376 boxes of cereal were used to go end to end-excluding hallway ramp.

SMALL BUT MIGHTY!

6th Grade Social Studies

7th Grade Social Studies - President Presentations

2020-21 School Calendar

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School Lunches

School lunches will continue to be free of charge for all students for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year. If you have any questions please call.

Homelessness Information

The Woodland Township School District ensures that homeless children enroll and succeed in school and those children and their families receive the educational services for which they are eligible. Grant funds are available for eligible families through McKinney-Vento Homeless Grant and can be accessed through the district’s Homeless Liaison. For more information, contact the Supervisor of Pupil Services/District Homeless Liaison, Carolyn Fischl, Ed.S., NCSP at 609-726-1230, 224.