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Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying Policy (pdf)
Dr. Maliha Sheikh
District HIB Coordinator

Kara Fleming
HIB Specialist - Bayberry Elementary School

Lauryn MacLeod
HIB Specialist - Valley View
Middle School

  > NJ HIB Presentation (pdf)
  > Code of Conduct (pdf)
  > HIB School Grade (pdf)

School Hours

Bayberry School Hours:

Regular Hours
8:45 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.

One Session Day
8:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Delayed Opening
10:45 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.

Valley View Middle School Hours:

Regular Hours
8:15 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

One Session Day
8:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Delayed Opening
10:15 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

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Watchung Borough Board of Education Vacancy
Due to the resignation of a current Board Member, the Watchung Borough Board of Education must appoint a resident to fill the term of office, which expires in January, 2016. Legal requirements for becoming a member of a local Board of Education are:

An ability to read and write. No interest in any contract with or claim against the Board. Not hold office as mayor or member of the governing body of the same district. Registered to vote in the district and not disqualified as a voter under N.J.S.A. 19:4-1. Required to undergo fingerprinting for criminal background clearance after appointment under N.J.S.A. 18A:12-1.

You do not have to be an educator or even have a college degree to serve on your local school board. What you need most is a sincere interest in children and their education.

Interested citizens of Watchung who wish to be considered for this position should fax, email, or send a letter of interest and a resume on or before Friday, March 20, 2015 to:

Heather A. Spitzer Business Administrator/Board Secretary Watchung Borough Public Schools 50 Valley View Road Watchung, NJ 07069 FAX #: (908) 755-6946 hspitzer@watchungschools.us

PARCC Parent Information Presentation
On Thursday evening, February 19th, there was a PARCC parent information presentation In case you were unable to attend, a copy of what was presented is attached here. Just click on "Read more".
Watchung Schools in the News...
Read about the district featured in various articles in local newspapers.
2015 Preschool Registration is Now Open!!
We are currently accepting registrations and deposits for the Bayberry Preschool September 2015!
Chromebook Initiative
Enterovirus D68 Information
As you know, there is a respiratory illness know as Enterovirus D68 or EV-D68 that has been spreading in the U.S. and is affecting children. The following information should be helpful in understanding the disease.

Mon Mar 2
 Dr. Seuss Day
 PARCC Testing Window opens, Grades 3-8
Tue Mar 3
 Kindergarten Screening
Thu Mar 5
 Kindergarten Screening
Sun Mar 8
 Daylight Savings Time Begin
Mon Mar 9
 Afternoon In-Service for Teachers
Tue Mar 10
 PTO Meeting, 9:30 AM, Bayberry APR
Wed Mar 11
 Kindergarten Screening; Board of Education Meeting, 7:30 PM, VV APR
Tue Mar 17
 Book Fair, Bayberry & Valley View
 St. Patrick's Day
Wed Mar 18
 Book Fair, Bayberry & Valley View
 Kindergarten Parent Night
Thu Mar 19
 Book Fair, Bayberry & Valley View

Bayberry Elementary School
113 Bayberry Lane
Watchung, NJ 07069
Watchung Borough Schools
Board of Education Office

1 Dr. Parenty Way
Watchung, NJ 07069
Valley View Middle School
50 Valley View Road
Watchung, NJ 07069

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