Our Mission StatementWe provide our students with a superior education aligned with the Common Core Curriculum Standards, based upon knowledge and skills essential for success in the classroom and in society. We collaborate to make our curricular program meaningful for our students. We accomplish this in an environment where all members of the Stockton community respect and care for each other. Our actions reflect our motto: Stockton School, where everyone is someone special.
Our Spring Book Fair will be from Monday, May 20-24, 2019 in the school library. Begin shopping for all your summer reading plans online. You can also go cash-free and set up digital payment options for your child. Use the link here to shop our school bookfair!
Stockton Spring Concert: Thursday, May 30th
Thursday, May 30th is the Spring Concert. At 10 AM, the concert is for students and staff only. At 7 PM, the concert is for family and friends in the Stockton APR (band and orchestra student report time is 6:30 and 5th grade chorus is 6:45).
The dress code for the 10 am school concert is 5th grade tee shirt and 4th grade Stockton apparel or normal school clothes. For the 7pm evening concert, the dress code is to wear a nice outfit.
Summer reading book sales at Stockton will take place on Thursday, May 9, 2019 from 12:00-1:00. A representative from Inkwood Book Store will be in the APR selling the summer reading choices to our 5th grade students. Please reference the attached flyer with the all the information including book prices . Please access the summer reading information for incoming 6th graders using the link below.
Summer Reading Information:
On Thursday, May 16, 2019, Superintendent Dr. Joseph Meloche testified before the New Jersey Assembly Education Committee regarding the dire shortage of qualified special education teachers across the state. Dr. Meloche's full testimony is available online.
The Cherry Hill Public Schools Administration and Board of Education are committed to Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance District wide. A synopsis of ADA-related work in the Cherry Hill Public Schools facilities, as discussed at the May 2019 BOE Business & Facilities Committee Meeting and Work Session, is available online.
The Cherry Hill Police Department has issued the following notice about multiple road work projects taking place around the township through May 20, 2019:
- Kresson Road will have OVERNIGHT ALTERNATING TRAFFIC in the area of the Turnpike bridge, Thursday & Friday 5/16 and 5/17, between 8 pm and 6 am. Traffic will be alternating in one direction at a time, between Howard Johnson Road and Browning Lane; police will be on location.
- Hampton Road eastbound will be CLOSED at Cuthbert Blvd, Monday through Friday between 9 am and 3 pm for two weeks, from 5/20 through 5/31. During these work times, Hampton Rd (southbound only) will be re-opened at Chapel Ave. Detours will be posted.
Please plan routes around these work zones. Congestion and delays will be expected at each location.
"Funding for the Future," a booklet detailing the background of the underfunding Cherry Hill Public Schools by the State of New Jersey, and our "ask" of our state leaders, is available online. The booklet was distributed to NJ Commissioner of Education Dr. Lamont Repollet, his team, Senator James Beach, Representatives Pamela Lampitt and Louis Greenwald following their tour of some of our schools on May 7, 2019. The leaders' visit also included a meeting with administration, Board members and community members to discuss our needs. The Commissioner offered his help in securing funding for the District. Updates will be posted on this web site and on District social media.
Registration is now open for the SAT/PSAT 4-Day Workshop and the College Essay 4-Day Workshop, with a choice of two sessions, this summer. Full information and registration are available online. Registration also is now open for the FREE Common App/Naviance Summer Workshop, offered in July and August. Details and registration for the Common App/Naviance Workshop also are available online.
LaCoyya H. Weathington