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Mission Statement Pre K-8 School District

"Igniting Potential"

The Rumson School District ignites the potential of its learners by growing, inspiring, and cultivating personal excellence academically, socially, and emotionally.
 

 

DISTRICT HOURS FOR SUMMER 2020

The Deane-Porter School, Forrestdale School and District Office will
operate on the following schedule for the Summer 2020:

June 16, 2020 - August 28, 2020 the District will be open:
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fridays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

(Open = virtual and/or in-person TBD)

 


VIRTUAL BOE MEETING 

(Virtual Meeting due to COVID-19 School Closure)

7/22/2020 @ 7:30 pm

 


HAVE A GREAT SUMMER & BE SAFE!
SEE YOU ALL IN SEPTEMBER!!



DEANE-PORTER AND FORRESTDALE 
ORIGINAL DRAMA PRODUCTIONS

Please click here to view
 



2019-2020 School Year Student & Staff Recognition

Please click on this link


 

Please use the following link to watch the Grade 3

Movin-on-Up Ceremony



 

Please use this link to view
our virtual graduation ceremony:


2019-2020 8th Grade Graduation 

2019-2020 Graduation Program

2019-2020 Grade 8 Awards


The 2020 Forrestdale School Band Spring Concert
please click below!

Virtual Spring Concert 


Kindness Can Change a Nation 
Speech Contest entries,  please click below!

6th Grade Reagan Haley

5th Grade Charlotte Coggshall


For your weekend, viewing pleasure, please click below!

CLASS OF 2020 VIRTUAL ART SHOW


 

News & Announcements

Novel Coronavirus - COVID-19 Information - School Closure Plan
The Rumson School District is working with New Jersey Department of Education and New Jersey Department of Health to provide the school community with the most up to date information concerning the Novel Coronavirus. Please find available resources below, and watch for updates.

Rumson School District Social Media
You can follow the Rumson School District on Social Media:
  • For those of you that use Twitter you can now follow us at @Rumsonbulldawgs
  • For those of you that use Facebook you can now follow us at Rumson School District page (there are several, the official one is the one with the picture of Forrestdale School and a Bulldog)
  • NEW for 17-18 For those of you that use Instagram you can follow us at bormannjohn.
  • For those of you who want to receive reminder notifications through Remind for Deane Porter School from Mrs. Feeney please text @Bulldogsdp to 81010 (ex. bus pickup is late, spirit days, Back to School Nights, etc.)
  • For those of you who want to receive reminder notifications through Remind for Forrestdale from Mrs. Gibbons please text @BulldogsFD to 81010 (ex. bus pickup is late, spirit days, Back to School Nights, etc.)
  • For those of you who want to receive reminder notifications through Remind for the Rumson School District from Dr. Bormann please text @rumsonsd to 81010 (ex. board meeting events, school accolades, safety or security reminders, etc.)

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Rumson School App
The mobile app has been updated with new information and functionality. Please delete the old version and install the new version for Android and Apple phones.

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Upcoming Events
Mon Jul 13
8:30 - 2:30 pm
Tue Jul 14
8:30 - 2:30 pm
Wed Jul 15
8:30 - 2:30 pm
Thu Jul 16
8:30 - 2:30 pm
Fri Jul 17
8:30 - 12:30 pm
Mon Jul 20
8:30 - 2:30 pm
Tue Jul 21
8:30 - 2:30 pm
Wed Jul 22
8:30 - 2:30 pm
BOE Mtg 7:30 pm
Thu Jul 23
8:30 - 2:30 pm
Fri Jul 24
8:30 - 12:30 pm

Press Releases
Tri-District Special Ed Transition Forum-Media Release (2019-2020)-Final (pdf)
Press Release - Bye Bye Birdie Production (pdf)
20-21 PreK Open House and Registration (pdf)
20-21 DP K Open House and Registration (pdf)
New Jersey Trout in the Classroom Grant- Press Release (pdf)


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