November Correspondence

November BOE Meeting Notes (click on it for access)

November 18th:

This year, our district will be utilizing the Parent Portal in Genesis to schedule Parent-Teacher Conferences. A notification with details on how to do so will be sent out Tuesday morning.

As a reminder, all notifications are posted on our district website within the "From the Superintendent" page. https://www.sbpsnj.org/domain/395. This serves the purpose of a central location for all communication, as well as limiting the need for searching through emails!

November 17th:

We are excited to offer Homework Clubs to our K-12 students led by our teachers/staff. Please find out more information and register your child by clicking here: https://forms.gle/JEVj6xkeRfWK2ncHA. You need to submit this form one time for each child. The deadline is 9am November 22nd. 

November 14th:

Parent-teacher conferences will be in-person this school year.  Masks must be worn by all parties. Each classroom has a sanitation station. All are asked to use the hand sanitizer upon entering the classroom. 

Your child's principal will be sending out specific information regarding conferences, including times and sign-up procedures before your school's conference dates.

  • Middle school conferences are scheduled for November 30th, December 1st, and December 2nd.
  • Elementary (K-6) conferences are December 13th, 14th, 15th, and 16th. 
  • Preschool conferences are January 11th, 12th, and 13th. 

Vaccination Clinic:

Our MSHS will be offering another vaccination clinic on Thursday, December 2nd from 2:00pm - 7:00pm in Cafeteria B. DocGo will provide first, second, and booster doses. However, individuals who receive their first dose on December 2nd will need to schedule their second dose with a local provider.

Also, Meadowlands Diagnostic Labs provides testing to our staff on Monday mornings in each of our school buildings. If you would like your child to be tested for COVID on a Monday morning, you may do so by filling out the linked form. You will need to connect with your child's principal to find out the exact location and time of the COVID-19 testing. COVID Testing in our schools Results will be emailed to you within 24 hours. 

Tuesday, November 16th is the next SEPAG (Special Education Parent Advisory Group) meeting at 7:00pm via Zoom. Please email lreisenauer@sbpsnj.org and jcawley@sbpsnj.org if you need the Zoom link. Your participation is valued!

And, if you're still reading, Wednesday, November 24th is our district SEL Day and will be a dress down day for all students and staff. Your principal will also be sending out this information.