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School Closed for Spring Recess
March 30, 2015 - April 3, 2015
School Reopens Monday, April 6, 2015


Special Announcements

Throughout this year our district has been working to increase parent understanding of a variety of childhood and teenage developmental issues and their impact on both learning and HIB through a variety of parent “coffee chats.”  We look forward seeing you at the remaining events planned for 2015!

  • Oct. 20th – HIB, Moving Beyond The Law
  • Nov. 17th – If These Are The Best Years Of My Life, Why Am I So Stressed?
  • Feb. 18th [rescheduled]– (Drug and Alcohol focus), hosted off-site by Monmouth Medical’s Untenberg Children’s Center.
  • Feb. 18th - PARCC Parent Workshop
  • Feb. 23rd - Internet Safety and Cyber Bullying
  • March 23rd – Fishbowl Event, Grade 6 – 8 Parents and Students will learn how parents and teenagers really feel about a variety of important issues in their lives

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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

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...

2014 NJ ASK Testing Report (pdf)
Mrs. Laurie Volpe, Supervisor of Curriculum, Instruction and HIB, presented the 2014 NJ ASK results at the October, 2014 Board of Education meeting. Please click the "More" link to view the presentation.

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

BOE Newsletter October 2014 (pdf)
Here is the October 2014 edition of the Board of Education Newsletter.

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.

2015 Environmental Field Trip Information - Grade 6

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

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Upcoming Events
Wed Apr 1
Thu Apr 2
Fri Apr 3
Mon Apr 6
Wed Apr 8
PTO Mtg 9:15 am FD Cafeteria
Fri Apr 10
Dance with your Darling
Tue Apr 14
REF Meeting 7:30 pm FD Library

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