Launch Pad

Upcoming Events

Monday, September 1
Schools Closed
Labor Day
Tuesday, September 2
Teachers Report
Wednesday, September 3
First Day of School for Students
Tuesday, September 9
Board of Ed - Workshop Meeting
5:30 PM @ Administration Building
Monday, September 15
7 PM - Back to School Night
7 PM - Back to School Night
Elms - K, 1, 2
Holman - 3, 4, 5
Johnson - K, 1, 2
Switlik - 2, 3
Tuesday, September 16
Board of Ed - Business Meeting
7 PM @ Fine Arts Center, JMHS
Wednesday, September 17
4 PM - Kindergarten Welcome Event
Thursday, September 18
7 PM - Back to School Night
7 PM - Back to School Night
Elms - 3, 4, 5
Johnson - 3, 4, 5
Switlik - 4, 5
JLHS - All Grades
Thursday, September 25
Schools Closed
Friday, September 26
Schools Closed


Today, 9/1/2014
High: 90 Low: 70
Rain showers
70% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/2/2014
High: 92 Low: 70
28% chance of precipitation.

Johnson Announcements

Welcome Back!

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Board Briefs

Notice to Parents:
Registration Deadline for New Students
If you are registering your child in the district for the first time, you must call before Thursday, Aug. 21 to make an appointment.

We have several staff members taking registration appointments and we will make every effort to accommodate you, but if you do not call before Thursday, Aug. 21 to make an appointment, we cannot guarantee your child will be able to begin school on Sept. 3.
Call the District Registrar to Make an Appointment
See our Registration Page
for Requirements and to Download Forms

District Happenings

The Jackson Community School
Fall 2014 Brochure
is available ONLINE.

Look Today!


Does your child need to
 be bused to or from a caregiver
either before or after school?

If so, you need to submit a
 new caregiver request form
by Aug. 14


2014-2015 Student Schedules

Click image for more info on the release of student schedules

2014-2015 Bus Passes

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for more info

Applications Due by Oct. 15

Free and Reduced Lunch Applications must be received by the district by Wednesday, Oct. 15th in order to receive benefits for this school year.
Even if you qualified for this pricing last year, you must re-submit an application to be considered this year. If you do not submit an application, you will revert back to "full price'' status.

For applications and more info, see the Food Service Department page. 
Applications can also be picked up at your child's school.

Are You the Parent of a Child
Entering 6th GRADE or Pre-School Next Year?

 Read more about immunizations that are required before your child can begin school next year.


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Principal's Message

August 2014

Dear Johnson Families,

I hope the summer finds you rested, relaxed, and enjoying all of the wonderful things that summer
brings. As you continue to enjoy the warmer days in August....I would like to welcome all of you to our
new 2014-2015 school year at the Howard C. Johnson Elementary School. The First Day of School for all
students will be Wednesday, September 3rdThe ELEMENTARY PORTAL opened on Monday, August 25th
Information to obtain student schedules.Transportation: Bus passes are available on the portal on Wednesday, August 27thyour child in learning their bus number and have them bring their bus pass to school for the first
few weeks. Children in Kindergarten and First Grade should wear their bus pass for the first two weeks of school as well.

Kindergarten Students:

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District & School Grades
and Other Info on
Harassment, Intimidation
& Bullying
Jackson School District
Anti-Bullying Coordinator

Clifford Menafra
(732) 415-7020
H.C. Johnson S
Anti-Bullying Specialist

Paul Hrebik
(732) 833-4640, Ext. 4764
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