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May 4, 2015 - Grade 7 Trip to Philadelphia
May 12, 2015 - DP Art Show
May 12, 2015 - Grade 4 Trip to Historical Trenton 

May 13, 14, 15, 2015 - Washington DC Trip

Special Announcements

The PARCC EOY test dates at Forrestdale School have been changed in order to consolidate the testing schedule and minimize disruption to instruction. Only some grade levels are affected.  The PARCC EOY test is scheduled as follows: 

Grades 6, 7, 8 - May 1, 5, 6 & 7
Grades 4 & 5 - May 5, 6, 7
The dates for Grade 3 at Deane Porter School remain unchanged: May 11, 12 & 13

For a calendar view, please see the PARCC EOY Calendar

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Helpful Links
School Report Card
PARCC Resources
Report Bullying Incident
Rumson Policy Manual
Lunch Home Page
Summer Reading and Math Assignments 2014
School Supply Lists 2014-2015
Volunteer Fingerprinting Information
School Safety Committee Parent Application
Athletic Program
Request Maintenance or Use of School Facilities
Use of Facilities Forms
Board Agenda and Minutes
Rumson Education Foundation
RFH Home Page
Borough of Rumson
Rumson-Fair Haven Community Alliance
School Lunch Questions
Bus Transportation Questions

Alerts and Reminders

Notification of the Use of Pesticides
Measles Outbreak Update...
Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on the current Measles outbreak.
Effective hand washing to prevent spread of germs...

Congratulations Mrs. Nixon and Mrs. Zucker!
At the April 29, 2015 Board of Education meeting the Board approved the following resolutions appointing Mrs. Holly Nixon Deane-Porter Teacher of the Year and Mrs. Lori Zucker Forrestdale Teacher of the Year.

Public Hearing on the 15-16 Budget (pdf)
Public Hearing on the 2015-2016 Budget.

Board of Education Goals 2014-2015
Here are the Board of Education and District Goals for the 2014-2015 school year.

BOE Newsletter - Spring 2015 (pdf)
Including 15-16 Budget information and update on the Superintendent search.

2015-2016 Pre-school Registration
For information and application for Pre-school registration for the 2015-2016 school year, click "More"

Non-resident Tuition Students
The Rumson School District accepts applications for non-resident tuition students who wish to attend our Full-Day Kindergarten and/or our K-8 Academic program for the 2015-2016 school year. **Placements are limited depending on enrollment.

Chain of Command (pdf)
To assist in working with parents and community members, and in accordance with Rumson Board of Education Policy #9130, a “chain of command” has been established to model where to begin the communication sequence regarding a problem or concern.

QSAC has designated the Rumson Borough School District as a High Performing District

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Upcoming Events
Wed May 6
PTO Mtg 9:15 am FD Cafe
Tue May 12
DP Art Show
Gr. 4 trip to Historical Trenton
REF Meeting 7:30 pm FD Library
Wed May 13
Washington DC Trip
Thu May 14
Washington DC Trip
Fri May 15
Washington DC Trip

District Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Laurie Volpe, Supervisor of Curriculum, Instruction & Guidance, is the Anti-Bullying Coordinator for the Rumson School District. Contact Information: or 732-945-3100 or 732-842-0383 X358

NJDOE Annual School Self-Assessment District/School Grade Report 

Deane-Porter School
50 Black Point Road
Rumson, NJ 07760
Phone: 732-842-0330  
Fax: 732-212-0843 

Forrestdale School
60 Forrest Avenue
Rumson, NJ 07760
Phone:  732-842-0383
Fax: 732-219-9458 


Superintendent's Office
60 Forrest Avenue
Rumson, NJ 07760
Phone: 732-842-4747 
Fax: 732-842-4877

Business Office
60 Forrest Avenue
Rumson, NJ 07760
Phone: 732-842-0354
Fax: 732-842-4877