Teacher On-Call Program begins July 1st!

Please see the attached letter from Superintendent Franklin Walker with important information about the program and how to visit your child's individual school site for more information.

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Teacher On-Call Program begins July 1st!

Please see the attached letter from Superintendent Franklin Walker with important information about the program and how to visit your child's individual school site for more information.

Summer Meals Update

Please see the following flyer regarding summer meal locations, updates and general information.

JERSEY CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS COVID-19 Parent Survey

JCPS is conducting this survey to gather parent input regarding reopening school buildings and remote learning. Participation in this survey is voluntary. https://bit.ly/Covid19ParentSurvey-English https://bit.ly/Covid19ParentSurveySpanish https://bit.ly/Covid19ParentSurveyArabic

Calendar

Board Meeting

Time: 6 PM – 9 PM
Location: To be announced

Caucus Meeting

Time: 6 PM – 9 PM
Location: Board of Education Central Office, 346 Claremont Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07305

Mission Statement

Educating Greatness
 
Developing a vision of doing what is best for all students and making them academically competitive in a global society. The real promise is to give every student E.A.R.S., Enrichment, Acceleration, Resources, and Support.
 

About Us

  • 96.5% The student attendance record winners for the district 2019
  • 18 Extended clubs
  • 88% of students proficient on NJSLA
  • 2019 National Blue ribbon School Winner, Infinity Institute, Exemplary High Performing School
  • 2018 National Blue Ribbon Winner Dr. Ronald E. McNair High School
  • $3,067,246 awarded in Merit-Based Scholarships to 17 students in the JC Arts Program
  • measure9% increase in the number of AP Exams administered during the last two years
  • lcap1,344 High School Seniors graduated in 2019
  • 2018 National Blue Ribbon Winner Dr. Ronald E. McNair High School
  • $3,067,246 awarded in Merit-Based Scholarships to 17 students in the JC Arts Program
  • measure9% increase in the number of AP Exams administered during the last two years
  • lcap1,344 High School Seniors graduated in 2019
  • lcap40% Decrease rate for out-of-school suspension
  • lcapContinued progress in ELA and Math
  • lcapP.S. # 34 is a Community School with in-house Support Services (Food and Clothing Pantry).
  • MS#40 is located in the Greenville section of Jersey City
  • MS#40 was one of the first schools to adopt a one-to-one Chromebook initiative.
  • Awarded the 2017 Promising Practice in Character Education honor.
  • Partnership with Saint Peter's University in a 21st Century Afterschool Program grant.