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Upcoming Events
Today
Repeating Event - Intramural Basketball
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12/24/2014
12/25/2014
12/26/2014
 
District Announcements
Chief Academic Officer of the NJDOE Visits the Wayne Township Learning Center
NJDOE Chief Academic Officer, Kimberly Harrington, recently visited the Wayne Township Learning Center's workshop, Applying ELA and Math PARCC Skills to Middle School Science and Social Studies. Ms.Harrington answered middle school teachers questions about PARCC testing and preparing our students for the statewide exam. She also commended the district for their proactive approach.  Read more.
Visit the Wayne Township Learning Center website.
S.T.A.R.S. Program
Students Teaching and Reaching Students (STARS) is now being implemented in all Wayne schools. Students in the program "buddy" with special needs classmates, helping promote acceptance and a sense of community. Click here to view the article which appeared in Wayne Today.  
School Announcements
Congratulations!

A warm and well-deserved congratulations to  Anthony Wayne's Educators of the Year, guidance counselor, Michele Giarrusso for being voted Educational Services Professional and 7th grade math teacher, Dave Kardos for being voted Teacher of the Year.  




 
Winter Break Schedule

Just a reminder that Winter Break is from December 24th through January 2nd.  
Students and staff will return to school on Monday, January 5th.  

Wishing our community a safe, happy and healthy holiday season from our Anthony Wayne friends and family to yours!
 


10th Annual Toy Drive is a HUGE Success!

Congratulations to the AWMS school community in working with the Paterson Fire Department to collect more than 1,575 toys for the children of Passaic County.  
Click on the icon to the left to read an article about our Toy Drive featured on NorthJersey.com.
Thank you for all those who donated not only toys for those in need, but also for donating your time and compassion during this holiday season!  
 


Middle School Curriculum Newsletter

Please click the icon to the left to access this year's first Middle School Curriculum Newsletter, which includes important information and resources regarding Common Core State Standards and PARCC.  This resource is also located in the "School Communications" "Notices & Documents" section of the website.

 
New Clubs Coming to AW!

There are some exciting NEW CLUBS sponsored by our PTO that will begin at AW beginning in January 2015!  You can access the PTOClubs2015 permission slips for any/all of these clubs by going to the left navigation "School Communications" and "Notices and Documents" tab.  Here's a brief preview of what's to come!
 

  • AW Fit Club with Mr. Petersen is aimed at helping its members enhance their physical fitness level in a fun and safe environment.  Members will practice safe methods geared toward improving flexibility, increasing muscle strength and endurance, and enhancing cardio-respiratory fitness.
  • Chess Club with Mr. Grant will enable students to learn the fundamentals of the game while teaching and practicing a various strategies in the art of chess.  Members will spend their time playing "best of" matches and rotating partners to experience new and challenging games.  
  • Creative Writing Club with Mrs. Wilson is a new club for lovers of reading and writing!  Club meetings will provide a place for students to share their original works of poetry, short stories, and even some novels.  This club is a great way to nurture and support our budding writers.
  • We Act Club with Ms. Monahan is a club that supports students who want to make a difference locally and globally.  Students will work on activities that bring about change to our community and the world, while developing character education skills.  Click here for more information.

Freshman Orientation Information

Click the icon to the left for information regarding January freshman orientation at both Hills and Valley on January 7th.



 

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