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    June 7, 2024

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    In The Spotlight

    District K-12 Visual Arts Extravaganza

    Saturday, June 8 and Sunday, June 9 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, MHS)

    Board of Education Meeting

    Tuesday, June 11 (5:30 PM, OHES Cafeteria)

    Last Day of School

    Wednesday, June 19 (Early Dismissal for Students)

    Monday (6/10/24) School Day Schedule:

    MHS - "M" Day LMS/UMS - "A" Day • OHES/VES - Day 5

    Board of Education

    Web Events Calendar • District Calendar • District Budget Info • Food Services 

    • 2024-25 Budget Information
      The 2024-2025 User Friendly Budget and the 2024-2025 Proposed Budget Hearing Presentation from the April 30, 2024 Board Meeting have both been posted and are available to view.
    • USDA Summer Food Program
      The USDA is providing eligible families with $120 per child to help buy groceries during the summer.
    • 2024-25 Calendar Updates
      The 2024-25 district calendar was amended and approved at the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, January 23.
    • MTSD Receives H.I.T Grant
      After a competitive process, the Montgomery Township School District was awarded the High-Impact Tutoring Grant by the New Jersey Department of Education.
    • MTSD is Hiring Substitutes
      The Montgomery Township School District is hiring substitute bus drivers, paraprofessionals, nurses, and teachers.

    OHES

    Web Events Calendar • PTASpecial Education PTACounseling/GuidanceStudent HandbookInstagram

    • End of Year Medication Pickup
      If your child has medication in the Health Office it must be picked up. Please make arrangements to pick up your child’s medication by Wednesday, June 19, 2024, the last day of school.
    • 3rd Grade Supply List
      Rising 3rd grade families--in an effort to make your supply shopping easier, the third grade team has come up with a list of supplies that you can begin to look for.
    • ID Cards
      Students in pre-kindergarten through 8th grade recently received ID cards. Students will scan their ID cards upon entering and exiting their bus for bus attendance to ensure each student is on the correct bus. Additionally, these cards will be utilized in the school library for book checkouts.

    VES

    Web Events Calendar • PTASpecial Education PTACounseling/GuidanceVES NewsStudent HandbookInstagram

    • End of Year Medication Pickup
      If your child has medication in the Health Office it must be picked up. Please make arrangements to pick up your child’s medication by Wednesday, June 19, 2024, the last day of school.
    • 3rd Grade Supply List
      Rising 3rd grade families--in an effort to make your supply shopping easier, the third grade team has come up with a list of supplies that you can begin to look for.
    • ID Cards
      Students in pre-kindergarten through 8th grade recently received ID cards. Students will scan their ID cards upon entering and exiting their bus for bus attendance to ensure each student is on the correct bus. Additionally, these cards will be utilized in the school library for book checkouts.
    • VES News
      Don't forget to check out the VES News! These student-run morning announcements air each school day and are posted to the VES News site.

    LMS

    Web Events Calendar • PTOSpecial Education PTA • Counseling/GuidanceClub/Co-Curricular ActivitiesStudent HandbookInstagram

    • End of Year Medication Pickup
      If your child has medication in the Health Office it must be picked up. Please make arrangements to pick up your child’s medication by Wednesday, June 19, 2024, the last day of school.
    • ID Cards
      Students in pre-kindergarten through 8th grade recently received ID cards. Students will scan their ID cards upon entering and exiting their bus for bus attendance to ensure each student is on the correct bus. Additionally, these cards will be utilized in the school library for book checkouts.

    UMS

    Web Events Calendar • PTOSpecial Education PTACounseling/GuidanceAthleticsCo-Curricular ActivitiesStudent HandbookUMS InstagramPrincipal Estremera-Rivera Instagram

    • End of Year Medication Pickup
      If your child has medication in the Health Office it must be picked up. Please make arrangements to pick up your child’s medication by Wednesday, June 19, 2024, the last day of school.
    • 8th Grade Chromebook Return
      As we prepare for the end of the school year, 8th graders will be returning their district issued Chromebook and charger.
    • 8th Grade Celebrations
      The time has come to celebrate the wonderful years our 8th graders have shared at UMS! As their middle school years end, we are proud of their accomplishments and look forward to sharing the end-of-year events.
    • ID Cards
      Students in pre-kindergarten through 8th grade recently received ID cards. Students will scan their ID cards upon entering and exiting their bus for bus attendance to ensure each student is on the correct bus. Additionally, these cards will be utilized in the school library for book checkouts.

    MHS

    Web Events Calendar • PTSASpecial Education PTA • Counseling/Guidance • Athletics • Co-Curricular ActivitiesProgram of StudiesStudent HandbookInstagram

    • End of Year Medication Pickup
      If your child has medication in the Health Office it must be picked up. Please make arrangements to pick up your child’s medication by Wednesday, June 19, 2024, the last day of school.
    • Graduation Cap Decoration Rules
      To ensure that graduation remains a dignified celebration of achievement for all students, please adhere to these rules if you plan to decorate your graduation cap.
    • Graduation Information
      Graduation is just around the corner for the Class of 2024! Please take some time to read through the important, long, and detailed information about the Class of 2024 Commencement Ceremony.
    • Final Exam Schedule
      The final examination period at MHS will take place from Monday, June 10 through Wednesday, June 19.
    • Class of 2024 Senior Activities
      The MHS Class of 2024 has many exciting events happening over the next few months! Please click the headline to see the calendar so that you can mark your calendars.

    Extra and Co-Curricular

    AthleticsLMS Co-CurricularUMS Co-CurricularMHS Co-Curricular 

    • MHS and UMS Fall Sports Registration
      Registration for MHS and UMS fall sports is open. Health forms are due by Monday, July 29 for MHS students and Thursday, September 5 for UMS students.
    • MTSD District Arts Extravaganza
      MHS will once again be hosting the MTSD Art Extravaganza! The art gallery will be open to the public on Saturday, June 8 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM) and Sunday, June 9 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM).
    • Visual and Performing Arts Events
      Thank you for your continued support of the arts! Spring concerts and our annual District Arts Extravaganza will be taking place over the next week.

    Community
     
    • Princeton Elks Rain Barrel Sale
      Help create an eco-friendly water source while supporting the Princeton Elks' ELL program by purchasing a water barrel to collect rainwater!
    • Volunteer Opportunity: Stonebridge at Montgomery
      If you're looking for a fun volunteer opportunity, consider Stonebridge at Montgomery! Stonebridge is a local independent and assisted living facility, conveniently located at Hollinshead Spring Road in Skillman. Hours and days are flexible, and YOU get to choose what you'd like to do as a volunteer - the residents enjoy all kinds of activities and visitors!

    Parent Information Corner

    Upcoming Events

    June 2024

    Date Event
    6/8/24 District K-12 Visual Arts Extravaganza (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, MHS)
    6/9/24 District K-12 Visual Arts Extravaganza (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, MHS)
    6/10/24 MHS Spring Choir Concert (7:00 PM, MPAC)
    6/10/24 Special Services Transition Night - Rising 7th Graders (6:00 PM, UMS Auditorium)
    6/11/24 Board of Education Meeting (5:30 PM, OHES Cafeteria)
    6/11/24 UMS Spring Orchestra Concert (7:00 PM, UMS Auditorium)
    6/11/24 MHS Finals Review
    6/12/24 MHS Finals
    6/12/24 LMS 5th and 6th Grade Spring Chorus Concerts (7:00 PM, MPAC)
    6/13/24 MHS Finals
    6/13/24 MHS Pops Concert (7:00 PM, outside by solar panels)
    6/13/24 UMS 7th Grade Trip to iPlay America in Freehold (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
    6/14/24 MHS Finals Review
    6/14/24 UMS 8th Grade Field Trip
    6/14/24 UMS 8th Grade Semi Formal (7:00 PM)
    6/17/24 MHS Finals
    6/18/24 LMS 6th Grade Field Trip to Eagles Landing
    6/18/24 LMS 5th Grade Field Day
    6/18/24 8th Grade Promotion (6:00 PM, MHS)
    6/18/24 MHS Finals
    6/19/24 Last Day of School/Early Dismissal for Students
    6/19/24 High School Graduation (6:00 PM, MHS)
    6/20/24 Staff In-Service
    6/21/24 Schools Closed - Juneteenth
    6/24/24 Staff In-Service
    6/25/24 Board of Education Meeting (7:00 PM, OHES Cafeteria)

    July 2024

    Date Event
    7/4/24 Offices Closed
    7/16/24 Board of Education Meeting (7:00 PM, OHES Cafeteria)
    7/29/24 MHS Fall Sports Health Forms Due