As of Thursday, October 10, 2019, the Cherry Hill Public Schools email is operating. We thank you for your patience during the unanticipated outage.
The Cherry Hill Public Schools seeks community members to serve as volunteers on an Alternative Funding Committee and on a Safety & Security Committee, as recommended by the Bond Referendum Ad Hoc Committee in preparation for the next Bond Referendum.
Three community members will be chosen to sit on the Alternative Funding Committee and three community members will be chosen to sit on the Safety & Security Committee.
Members of the Alternative Funding Committee will be expected to attend four evening meetings:
October 30, 2019: Understanding the School Budget
December 10, 2019: Discussion with Bond Counsel regarding what school districts are permitted/not permitted to do with alternative revenues
February 5, 2020: Examples from other school districts/best practices
April 21, 2020: Recommendations to the Board of Education for alternative revenue pursuits
Members of the Safety & Security Committee will be expected to attend four evening meetings:
October 29, 2019: Public forum with a panel of experts
December 12, 2019: Review of current district plan
February 13, 2020: Examples/ideas/best practices
April 23, 2020: Recommendations to Board of Education for updates or changes to current plans
Alternative Funding Committee Community Volunteer Qualifications Desired:
Professional experience in any or all of the following fields: finance, fundraising, nonprofit organizations
Safety & Security Committee Community Volunteer Qualifications Desired:
Professional experience in any or all of the following fields: law enforcement, public safety, public security, risk assessment, mental health
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Please submit a cover letter and resume to Mrs. Lynn Shugars, Assistant Superintendent Business/Board Secretary, firstname.lastname@example.org or 45 Ranoldo Terrace, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034, by 4 pm Friday, October 11, 2019.
Biographies of the 10 candidates running for the four open seats on the Cherry Hill Board of Education are now available online. The biographies listed in ballot order and are published as submitted by the candidates, unedited. The candidates will participate in a Candidates Forum, sponsored by the Cherry Hill Zone PTA, on October 10, 2019 at 7 pm in the Malberg Administration Building, 45 Ranoldo Terrace. Moderated by the League of Women Voters, the forum offers an opportunity for community members to ask questions of the candidates. The forum will be live streamed on the District YouTube channel. Doors will open at 6:30 pm so that audience members may submit their written questions in advance.
Congratulations to the staff, students and families of Joseph D. Sharp Elementary School for being named on September 26, 2019 as a National Blue Ribbon School. A press release about this honor is available online.
Henry C. Beck Middle School Principal Bernie O'Connor has sent a letter to all Beck parents regarding a building evacuation on the afternoon of Wednesday, September 25, 2019.