SKYWARD: If you are having difficulties logging on to Skyward, please click here or see the Skyward Parent Handbook, to find your way around Family Access.
Amended 2013-14 School Calendar: Calendar approved at March 17 BOE meeting; all snow days are noted; April 25 will be a full, regular day of school.
The 2014-15 budget was adopted on April 7 (see video.)
It's that time! Put on your party planning hats and get ready for the MFEE Toast to the Teachers 2014 season. Please think
about Hosting a Toast.
See the MFEE website for details.
As per the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act (ABR)(P.L.
2010,c.122), the Montclair Public Schools has posted its Anti-Bullying Bill of
Rights Act grades to the school district's HIB webpage. Please feel free
to contact Linda Mithaug, Anti-Bullying Coordinator if you have any questions.
NEW: Workshops for Primary Unit Parents/Caregivers of Pre-K to 2nd grade children. Tips and tools for Language Arts, Math, Jump-starting Student Success. See flier for details.
Now Available! NJASK Parent, Student, and Teacher Information Guides for grades 3-5 and grades 6-8 will help students prepare for the annual assessments scheduled for May. Parents/caregivers and teachers are encouraged to read and discuss the guides with students so they may better understand the test content and procedures.
True Blue Spirit Athletic Lecture Series for athletes, parents and coaches: Positive Parenting for Your High School Athlete, May 8. Click for details.
The Achievement Gap Advisory Panel webpage can be viewed here or go to the navigation bar at left and click District> Academics> Achievement Gap Advisory Panel.
The Academic Office is developing a series of Common Core Family Resource Guides. See the draft versions for Kindergarten, Grade 6, and Grade 9. Please complete our brief survey to let us know if they meet your needs.
All CCSS curriculum units are available for parents and students. Go to District/Academics bar at left, and select the CCSS page for elementary, middle, or high school curriculum guides.
Common Core State Standards: see handout and general introduction for parents of elementary students, and handout and general introduction for middle school parents.
Introducing Online Application for Free and Reduced Price School Meals. This year, families can complete the Meal Application for their household by applying safely and securely online. Families can also apply by completing the traditional paper application, available from the Operations Office.
The Montclair Public School District has designed a Frequently Asked Questions page regarding the curriculum and common assessments (available under District/Academics in the navigation bar at left.) The FAQs were compiled and based on questions, comments, and concerns heard formally and informally throughout this year. If you have additional questions about the CCSS, please feel free to contact the Academic Office.
Check out Comcast's new Internet Essentials, an affordable program providing internet access to families where at least one child is receiving free lunch.
Visit the district's anti-bullying page, which now includes an updated form to report incidents.