The originally scheduled PARCC Parent Workshop on Aug. 27 has been postponed. New workshop dates will be forthcoming.
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Watchung School

14 Garden Street
Montclair, NJ  07042
Fax: 973-509-1344

Grades: K-5
Map and directions
Theme: Science and Technology

Mr. Joseph Schmidt, Principal

Calendar Events

The following are upcoming events for the next 14 days. PTA events in red. See full calendar for all schools.

7:30 PM
Board of Education meeting
@ MHS Auditorium
9/2/2014 Teacher workshops; schools closed for students
9/4/2014 First day for students
9:00 AM
PTA coffee, meet and greet after drop-off
@ School Gym

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.  




  Upcoming events at Watchung School.


June 4       Science Bee

June 5       Early Dismissal

June 6       Field Day

June 11     Spring Concert

June 12     Science Summit

June 17     Kindergarten Moving Up

June 19     5th Grade Moving Up

June 20     Early Dismissal

June 23     Early Dismissal

                 Last Day of School

Summer Vacation begins! 
Please remember to sign up for the Summer Reading Program at the Montclair Public Library.








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