"You can use most any measure when speaking of success. Some measure by the size of their house or the net worth of their portfolio. However, the measure of real success is one you cannot spend. It’s the way your child describes you when talking to a friend." - Unknown
State School of Character
2016 - 2019
National School of
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Mental Health Task Force - Community Outreach Program
On Thursday, 3/25/21, at 7 pm, the CHPS Mental Health Task Force presented their Community Outreach Program online, including panelists from High Focus Centers, Penn Medicine, Effective School Solutions, the Cherry Hill Fire Department and more. A recording of the live presentation and its accompanying slides can be viewed online here.
2021 Summer Enrichment Programs
The Cherry Hill Public School District is offering a variety of summer enrichment opportunities at High School East for students entering 5th through 11th grades as well as a Summer Music Enrichment Program at High School West. Please view below the flyers online for more information.
- Summer Enrichment Program
- Summer Music Enrichment Program
Full-Day Kindergarten and 1st Grade Registration
Due to COVID-19, Full-Day Kindergarten and 1st Grade Registration for the 2022-2023 School Year will be completed online. Please view the Registration flyer online for more information.
POSTPONED: Parent University and Resource Fair
This event is postponed until further notice.
The Cherry Hill Alliance on Alcohol and Drug Abuse and Cherry Hill Public Schools will later host an evening filled with useful information and helpful resources for both you and your children.
Please view this online flyer for more information.
Rosa Middle School Open Enrollment for the 2020-2021 School Year
If you would like to submit an application for Open Enrollment to Rosa Middle School, please view this Enrollment Letter online. Applications will be accepted from February 18, 2020 through February 28, 2020. You must submit your application by 4:00 pm on February 28, 2020. The online application will not be available after 4:00 pm on February 28, 2020.
Full-Day Kindergarten and First Grade Registration
Parents and Guardians, for children entering Cherry Hill Public Schools for the first time in the 2020-2021 school year, please view this Full-Day Kindergarten and First Grade Registration flyer for important dates and information.
School Toolbox for 2019-2020 now available!
Go to www.schooltoolbox.com to access the updated school supply lists for the 2019-20 school year and to purchase your supplies online.
Information from the NJ Department of Health pertaining to the Coronavirus for K-12 Schools can be viewed online here.
Further information can be found at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention website.
2017 Promising Practice for The Great Kindness Challenge
Each year, as part of the Schools of Character program, Character.org recognizes educators in the United States and elsewhere who have implemented unique, specific, and effective character education strategies. This year ARK was recognized with a 2017 National Promising Practices award for our participation in The Great Kindness Challenge. During the week of January 23, 2017 ARK students performed 4.352 kind acts and raised $486.87 to help build a school and kindness center in Quetta, Pakistan.
A. Russell Knight designated a 2017 National School of Character
We are excited to announce that A. Russell Knight Elementary has been designated a 2017 National School of Character by character.org! Knight is among 83 schools from 21 states named a 2017 National School of Character. Through an in-depth and rigorous evaluation process, Knight was found to be an exemplary model of character development. Character.org will honor the 2017 designated schools and districts at its 24th National Forum on Character Education to be held the weekend of October 20-21, 2017, in Arlington, VA.
A. Russell Knight 2017 NJ School of Character
We are pleased to announce that Character.org, a national advocate and leader for the character education movement, named A. Russell Knight Elementary School a 2017 New Jersey School of Character. The program recognized ARK as a school that has demonstrated its use of character development to drive a positive impact on academics, student behavior, and ARK's school climate.
Congratulations to the entire A. Russell Knight Community on this amazing achievement!
Visit www.character.org to learn more about the National Forum and the Schools of Character program.
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Application Deadline for 2023 P-EBT Program for Summer Meal Help Is 6/16/23
Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) is a program to help families purchase food for their child(ren) eligible for free or reduced-price school meals at a school that participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) or School Breakfast Program (SBP).
Summer P-EBT extends benefits during the summer months following a school year during which there was a COVID-19 public health emergency.
For families who have NOT submitted a free meal application for the 2022-2023 school year, applications are due June 16, 2023.
A full explanation and instructions in English and Spanish are available online.
SAT and College Essay Summer Workshop Sign-Ups Open
SAT & College Essay Summer Workshops now accepting sign-ups! Prepare for PSAT, SAT or ACT. Write at least one college application essay. 7/31-8/3 and 8/7-8/10 at Cherry Hill High School East. Register & pay online. Questions? Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Music Enrichment Program Enrollment Now Open
The CHPS Summer Music Enrichment Program, featuring small group classes in instrumental music introduction and music theory from July 5-27, 2023, is now taking enrollment applications. Classes include Beginning Band & Orchestra; Intermediate Orchestra; Intermediate Band; and Jazz Ensemble. All classes are open to Cherry Hill residents in grades 4-12. Details and registration are available online. Questions? Please email Christine Macaulay at email@example.com
District Upcoming Events
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Policy & Legislation Committee Meeting
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM Special Meeting of the Board of Education
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Curriculum & Instruction Committee Meeting
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Business & Facilities Committee Meeting
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Strategic Planning Committee Meeting
6:30 PM BOE Work Session
June 15, 2023
1:30 PM High School Clap-Out Events
June 16, 2023
June 19, 2023
June 20, 2023
June 21, 2023
June 27, 2023
6:30 PM BOE Action Meeting
HIB Grade Report | Anti-Bullying Information Page
LaCoyya H. Weathington
Assistant Superintendent, Compliance, Equity and Pupil Services
District Anti-Bullying Coordinator
45 Ranoldo Terrace Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 429-5600 x4367
Knight Anti-Bullying Specialist
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