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Montclair Public Schools
Watchung School
Principal: Mr. Anthony Grosso
14 Garden Street, Montclair, NJ 07042
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Welcome to Watchung School!


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   S.T.E.A.M. Presentation

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2015-2016 District School Calendar

Food Service Menus

Watchung School PTA 

Around Our School

2015-2016 Governor’s Educator of the Year Recipients

More news about our school.

School Information

About our school: Virtual tour video

First Bell: 8:40 a.m.
Homeroom: 8:50 a.m.
Close: 3:05 p.m.

Dismissal Time on Abbreviated Days: 1:40 p.m.

 Watchung School Vision Statement

Watchung School students will graduate equipped with skills to be independent life-long learners. Students will demonstrate compassion for others and their environment through an understanding about the interdependence of all living things. Students will be critical thinkers, problem solvers and curious about how things work.

 Watchung School Core Values

Be a Problem Solver

    We are curious.
    We are critical thinkers.
    We are risk takers.  

Be Respectful

    We are compassionate.
    We are listeners.
    We are accountable.

Be Independent
    We are passionate about our
    We are developing the skills needed to
       obtain our goals.  


14-Day Calendar

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Thursday, August 25

Kindergarten Playdate
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Tuesday, August 30

Kindergarten Playdate
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Wednesday, August 31

Teachers back to school

Kindergarten/New Students Ice Cream Social ●
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Thursday, September 1

Teachers back to school

Friday, September 2

District closed - Labor Day

Monday, September 5

District closed - Labor Day

Tuesday, September 6

First Day of School

PTA Welcome Breakfast ●
9:00 AM

● PTA events

Page Updated: Oct 04, 2015