Byrd School Announcements
Quick Links to Help You Stay Informed

Dr. Weber's Fusion Page
Teacher Fusion Pages For information about your child’s classroom, homework, information from the teacher
Byrd HSA's Website For information about Home and School Association sponsored activities
Genesis ~ Parent Portal To access your child’s report card
Parent Handbook 2016-2017  
   School Code of Conduct (Parent Handbook pg. 42-47)
   Food Guidelines  (Parent Handbook pg. 15-17)
   HIB Information  (Parent Handbook pg. 29-41)
   Schedules (Parent Handbook pg. 7)
   Report Card Dates (Parent Handbook pg. 22 & 23)
​ It's concert season in Byrd School!
All of the students have been working steadily on preparations for the upcoming concerts.  The
 students are very excited to perform for you and your families.  This year, we will host 2 performances in our school.
 
The first will take place on May 19th which the 4th and5th grade students will perform.  This performance will include a variety of performances from the Recorder Club, String Ensemble, Band, Morning Chorus and the Combined Chorus.  The performance will begin at 1:30 pm.
 
 The second of the performances will take place on June 2nd
at9am.  The performers will be the Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd & 3rd grade students.  Wardrobe is easy......comfortable clothes!

     If you have any questions regarding either performance, please do not hesitate to contact me.
     I  look forward to seeing you at the concerts!

 
Kindergarten Round Up and Parent Orientation set for June 1 - Please save the date
Orientation for all children registered to enter Glen Rock Public Schools kindergarten in the fall of 2017 will be held on Thursday, June 1.   From 8:30-9 a.m. all parents will meet with their respective principals and HSA leadership. Following that, four sessions are planned – from 9-9:45 a.m., 10-10:45 a.m., 1-1:45 p.m. and 2-2:45 p.m.  –  when children will meet with the kindergarten teachers. Families are asked to please plan ahead to attend these important introductory events.
Letters from the elementary principals will be sent to all registered families on or about Monday, May 1st, noting the child’s school building and orientation session assignments. Any incoming kindergartner who is registered on or before June 1 will be included in orientation.
Families who register their child after that date will receive placement notification in mid- to late August.  Registration packets for all students needing to register with the district may be downloaded from the district’s website at www.glenrocknj.org under the Parents/Students tab. Completed packets should be delivered to the Glen Rock Board of Education Office, located at the rear of the Glen Rock High School/Middle School campus.

Student Council Spirit Days
May 26 – Hat Day
June – Spirit Week details to come
Byrdies show their spirit on National Penguin Day!

Byrdies show school spirit on Crazy Hair and Outfit Day!


 
Byrd School Student Council
Spirit Week
Monday, June 5th -PE Raffle Day
Buy a raffle ticket (or several) from your teacher – if you win, you are the PE teacher for your class one day!
Tuesday, June 6th -Recess Raffle Day
Buy a raffle ticket (or several) from your teacher – if you win, your class gets extra recess time!
Wednesday, June 7th -Homework Pass Day
  Limit one pass per student
Thursday, June 8th  - Pajama and Stuffed Animal Day
Wear PJs and keep a fluffy friend with you all day!
Friday, June 9th- Lunch Raffle Day
Buy a raffle ticket (or several) from your teacher – if you win, you get to have lunch with a teacher of your choice and a friend!  
Torch Run- 6/9/17
Law Enforcement Torch Run Schools Program is set for Friday, June 9th
Click Here for Student Permission Slip and additional important information regarding donations and t-shirt sizes.
 
Curriculum Expectations 2016-2017
Click the Grade Levels below to see their Brochure.
      
Kindergarten First Grade
Second Grade Third Grade
Fourth Grade Fifth Grade

To see more information about Curriculum and Instruction visit the Curriculum and Instruction Webpage
HIB Contact
Ann Jakobsen- Anti Bullying Specialist  
201-445-7700 ext #7450
201-3895025
jakobsena@glenrocknj.org
NJDOE Anti-Bullying School District and School Grades
Click here to view NJDOE Anti-Bullying School District and School Grades
 
     
     
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