Please note that there is an early dismissal day on 11/25/15.
HOMEWORK or EXTENDED DAY TUTORING WILL TAKE PLACE ON EARLY DISMISSAL DAYS.
THERE IS AFTERCARE. NO LUNCH WILL BE
SERVED. STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO BRING A SNACK.
During the month of November we will focus on American Education.
Parents and guardians will also have an opportunity to meet with their child's classroom teacher.
I am thankful for
students who eagerly come to school to learn as much as possible each day.
I am thankful for a
beautiful school where students can come to learn and grow.
I am thankful for
teachers and staff who give many hours of their days to provide students with
the instruction and guidance needed to help students succeed.
I am thankful for
parents who support the efforts of our school.
Thanks for all that
you do to help A.P. Morris Early Childhood Center be the best school it can be.
Our busy bees will be able to use their Bee Bucks to purchase items in the Bee Hive.
We have a very busy month at A.P. Morris.
Please review our calendar for important dates.
Cheer Fest was held at A.P. Morris on November 17, 2015 as part of our American Education Week celebration. Thank you to the Hillside High School Comet Cheerleaders for performing at the event. There was even a special appearance from our very own Honey the Bee and Buddy the Bear! Students and staff members enjoy reciting character education cheers and the performance by the high school cheerleaders. Enjoy the video clip from the event!
Cheer Fest 2015.mp4
Earn 5 Bee Bucks for your child
asking all parents to apply for the free/reduced meal benefits online. Our school is striving to reach 100%
participation. You can visit the
Hillside School District’s website at www.hillsidek12.org and select the lunchapplication.com
link or come into A.P. Morris and we will assist you with the application. This is an easy, secure and convenient new
way to apply for free and reduced meal benefits. We will give out 5 bee bucks in November to every child (in our school) that has an application on file. Bee bucks will be provided to your child by Ms. Lowe
for the students whose families have completed the applications prior to
shopping at the Bee Hive on 11/13.
Your help is greatly appreciated!
November Newsletter 2015.doc
Nov 2015 Breakfast Menu APM.pdf
November's Breakfast Menu
Nov 15 Hill Elem Lunch Menu.pdf
November's Lunch Menu
Girls Uniform: Khaki jumpers, skirts
shorts, pants or shorts; navy blue polo shirts and sweaters,
Boys Uniform: Khaki
pants or shorts and navy blue polo shirts and sweaters.
Gym Wear- Boys & Girls: Navy Sweat Pants & Sweat Shirts w/logo Navy T-shirts w/school logo
Important Dates for 2015-2016.doc
Please click the attachment below to view dates of some of our important events for 2015-2016.
STUDENT HANDBOOK - Please read and review the student handbook with your child. Parents, guardians and students are expected to know and follow the information outlined in the handbook.
Student Handbook A.P. Morris 2015-2016 A.pdf
Parents are required to pay for meals served to children if they are not eligible for free or reduced lunch. Parents/guardians will not be able to view report cards when fines are attached to students' accounts. Please consider using the convenience of on-line payments through lunchprepay.com or send money to the school.
Thank you for your cooperation.
The Free & Reduced Meal Application can now be completed online at www.LunchApplication.com
Please click on the link below to view the monthly lunch calendar.
Lunch menus can now be found on the main page of the district's website.
Our Mission Statement
We at A.P. Morris Early Childhood
Center, believe that all children can learn.
We provide enriching, enjoyable and meaningful activities through a
curriculum that nurtures young children and promotes problem-solving skills. We
strive to develop the potential of all students academically with a strong
emphasis on the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards. We encourage social and moral development
through our school wide character education program. We support a technology-rich environment that
allows our students to be successful and become lifelong learners. We seek the involvement of parents/guardians
and the members of the Hillside community to be participants in a partnership
to promote quality education.