October 8, 2021 SETH BOYDEN PTA STATEMENT ON ALLEGED RELIGIOUS BIAS INCIDENT The Seth Boyden Parent Teacher Association believes that our schools should be inclusive spaces for learning and growth. Students should never face discrimination. We stand in solidarity with the student who was allegedly asked to remove her hijab, and support her family. While […]
An interview (by Mrs. Tuohy, Seth Boyden Garden Teacher) with Mr Hein, 4th grade teacher at Seth Boyden School, about the South Orange Maplewood Rec Baseball Program. Hello Mr. Hein. Thank you for speaking with me about the South Orange Maplewood Recreation Baseball Program. I’d love to hear more about it and share what I […]
Our local South Mountain YMCA is offering 8:00 am – 4:30 pm care with possibilities of extended-day care from 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm for elementary school children. There are 80%-90% financial scholarships available to families who are eligible to receive free/reduced lunch. New spots are opening up for the program in the coming weeks at Seth Boyden […]
South Orange & Maplewood School District in partnership with the Township of Maplewood, the Parenting Center, and its partners are providing various options for food support over the summer months.
As a PTA, we need to say that we see and acknowledge the particular pain, anger, and trauma that so many of our Black students and families and community members of color are feeling following the recent police killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor.
South Orange & Maplewood School District, in partnership with the Township of Maplewood, South Orange Village, the Parenting Center and its partners, are providing various options for food support over the summer months.
Mrs. Glander’s letter contains information on online learning, paper assignments, special education, and more.
Everything you need to know about registering your child for kindergarten for the 2020-21 school year is on the district website.
For any parents with incoming Kindergarteners, the South Orange-Maplewood School School District has launched its online preregistration appointment system.
Come meet the new superintendent on Oct. 2 at 7:30pm in the Seth Boyden auditorium.
Here is the Getting Ready for Success in Middle School presentation for 5th grade families.
Ms. Murphy raves about the Restorative Practices expert speaking at this Parenting Center event on Wednesday, February 6 at Marshall School.
The Parenting Center is looking for a small group of dedicated parents/guardians who can help determine the kind of supports our community needs to make coming changes in our district a success.
Dr. Ficarra has asked SOMSD Director of Technology Keith Bonds to address the questions raised by the committee. Bonds said he expects to have more information by the end of this week.
Special Services Back-To-School-Night and IEP Binder Building Workshop.
The PTA Presidents’ Council and the League of Women Voters of Maplewood & South Orange are hosting a debate for Board of Education candidates this Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 7:30pm at 525 Academy Street in Maplewood.
This evening will feature a discussion of our approaches to planning for the
reconfiguration of SOMSD elementary schools.
SEPAC provides parents with tools and information to work collaboratively with the school district and to be more effective advocates for their children with special educational needs.
The fall session of Beyond the Bell will begin the week of October 1st. Registration is now open.
This upcoming week, October 1st-October 5th is the New Jersey State Week of Respect. / Semèn kap vini an, komanse 1 Oktòt pou rive 5 Oktòb, se semèn respè pou State New Jersey a.