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Town Hall Meeting With Superintendent Taylor

Come meet the new superintendent on Oct. 2 at 7:30pm in the Seth Boyden auditorium.

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Online Registration is Open!

Do you or anyone you know plan to enroll a rising kindergartener at Seth Boyden or transfer a student for the 2019-2020 school year?

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Sign Up for the Turkey Trot!

This is a great fundraiser for our school that brings people from all over the area together, so please help us spread the word!

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Upcoming SEPAC Meetings

Special Services Back-To-School-Night and IEP Binder Building Workshop.

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Shop SOMaGeneralStore.com

Just write Seth Boyden in the notes section at checkout, and a percentage of your purchase goes to the PTA!

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Getting Ready for Middle School

5th Grade Students and their Parents/Guardians are invited to preview the middle school experience on March 27 and 28.

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Discussion With Nikole Hannah-Jones on Feb. 7

Nikole Hannah-Jones will lead a discussion titled “Divided in a Diverse Community: Why Intentional Integration Matters.”

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Montclair State African Drumming Ensemble Performs at Seth Boyden

The show marked the start of our district’s music partnership with the John J. Cali School of Music at Montclair State University.

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#ChooseKind Week In SOMA

As part of #ChooseKind week, students in our district have a chance to buy discounted tickets to see the new movie “Wonder.”

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Board of Education Election Resources

We hope this list of resources will help you learn about the candidates and their positions on the issues facing our district.

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Special Services Department Back to School Night

The district’s Special Services Department is holding its Third Annual SOMA Back to School Night on Tuesday, Oct. 24, from 7-8:30 pm in the Columbia High School cafeteria.

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Board of Education Candidates’ Forum

The Community Coalition on Race is hosting a forum for candidates for the Board of Education on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 PM at Marshall Elementary.

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District Survey on Course Selection and Academic Supports

The School District of South Orange and Maplewood is seeking parental input on the course selection process and available academic supports.

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Board of Education Candidate Debate on Tuesday Night

All eight candidates for the SOMSD Board of Education will participate in a debate in the Little Theater at South Orange Middle School at 7pm on Tuesday.

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District Meeting on Lead in Water

Major takeaways from the school district’s meeting on Saturday to address the nine water outlets throughout the district that were recently found to have high levels of lead in their water.

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Board of Education Meeting on Monday Night

On Monday night, a consultant to the district will present possible options for addressing issues of racial imbalance, socioeconomic imbalance, and overcrowding in our district.

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Old School Hip Hop Party This Saturday!

Our “It Takes Two Towns” Old School Hip Hop Party at the Woodlands is open to the entire SOMA community. Just $10 at the door!

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Important PTA Meeting on Saturday

Please attend our PTA Meeting this Saturday, April 22, at 10am in the Seth Boyden cafeteria to learn about redistricting changes the BOE is considering.

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Sign Up for the UnRun

Uncompetitive, unorganized and uncommonly fun, the UnRun 5K will be held on Saturday, April 1, at 9am to benefit Maplewood and South Orange PTAs.

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South Orange/Maplewood School District Budget, 2017-2018

Our district is working to advocate for increased financial support from the state, and we can all get involved in that advocacy by writing to our representatives and by voting!