•  GENESIS BLAST
    January 27, 2021

     

    Superintendent Coffee Chat - Please join Dr. Jonathan Hart for the Superintendent Coffee Chat on Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. via Google Meet. You may join the conversation via your computer/video or via your telephone/audio-only. Conversation Topic: District 2021-2022 Budget and COVID-19 Updates.  For more information, please click here.

     
    Picture Make-up day is coming - 
    Make-up day for pictures will be Tuesday, February 2 for A day students and Thursday, February 4 for B day students.  Virtual students will have the opportunity to come in on Thursday, February 4 between 1:15pm and 3pm for their pictures.  Click on the link below for the sign-up genius to schedule which time slot you would like.   Virtual students - if you have not yet picked up your picture packets from the original picture day, please contact the office.
     
     
    February Parent Calendar - click here for a revise edition of the February Calendar.
     
    TBS wants to Tackle Hunger - click here for more information. Please, send in cans of soup for donation to the foodbank. 
     
     
    Kindergarten Pre-Registration - The Readington Township School district is currently conducting Full-Day Kindergarten and New First Grade pre-registration for the 2021-2022 school year.  If your child will be attending kindergarten or entering first grade from a private kindergarten in the fall of 2021, please call either Three Bridges School at 908 782-2141 or Whitehouse School at 908 534-4411 to pre-register.  You can also fill out the pre-registration form here and send it directly to the schools via email....dsevell@readington.k12.nj.us for Three Bridges School or kebert@readington.k12.nj.us for Whitehouse School.
     
    Registration materials will be mailed to all pre-registered families before the dates of in-person registration.  In order to be eligible to enter kindergarten in September, your child must be 5 years of age on or before October 1, 2021.
     
    In-person registration is planned for both Three Bridges School and Whitehouse School
    on Monday, February 22 and Tuesday, February 23 from 9am to 12pm.
     
    ***If you have a child attending our PreSchool program that will enter into Kindergarten in September, you do not have to re-register them!  We already have all of the paperwork we need for them.***
     
     
     
    Parent Guide for Remote Learning -  Click on the link below for some information to help your child with remote learning. 
     
     
     
     
    Diagnostic 2 Results Grades K-1: Please CLICK HERE for information on how to view your child's results on the second Math Diagnostic.
     
    Diagnostic 2 Results Grades 2-3 Please CLICK HERE for information on how to view your child's results on the second Math Diagnostic.  Suppo
    Click on the link for some information to help your child with remote learning. 
     
     
    TBS MASCOT MANIA
    ONLY 2 MORE DAYS to order! Show love for your school! Your child can stuff their own tiger plushie during Mascot Mania-just in time for Valentine's Day!  Have a HBS Bobcat or RMS Viking at home, too? There are plushie choices for siblings as well!  This event shows your mascot love, supports the H.S.A and supports a local business, Chirp Workshop!  Deadline to order is Friday, January 29th.  
    Register here: TBS Mascot Mania  CLICK HERE to see the flyer with more information.
     
    REGISTRATION EXTENDED - MINECRAFT VIRTUAL GAME NIGHT: 1ST-5TH GRADERS 
     
    Minecraft Virtual Game Night is January 29th from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm!  For $10 each, 1st - 5th Graders can register to play 3 hours of Minecraft hosted by Game-U in Flemington from the comfort of their own home! Last day to register is Thursday January 28th! Please see the flyer attached for all details. (To participate students must have Minecraft: Java or Windows 10/Bedrock Edition (paid versions) on PC/Mac)  Any questions - valerie.pitts24@gmail.com
     
     
     
    YEARBOOK PHOTOS
    With this year being different with how events and learning take place, we’d like to encourage you to take photos of your children during virtual learning, virtual classroom parties and/or events the children participate in for our TBS Yearbook.  With your help and awesome pictures, we’ll still have an amazing yearbook for our students. Please submit any photos you’d like to share to: TBSYearbook21@gmail.com.  Thank you!! 
     
    AMAZON SMILE
    Amazon Smile is an easy way to support our schools at no cost to you.  Whenever you shop on Amazon go to http://www.smile.amazon.com. you'll find the same items at the same prices, but you will see items marked "Eligible for Amazon Smile donation" on the product detail page.  A portion of the purchase price will be donated back to our schools for those items.  The first time you visit Amazon Smile, you will choose Readington Home School Association.  Amazon Smile will remember your selection so every purchase you make at http://www.smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
     
     
     
    GENESIS BLAST
    January 20, 2021
     
     
     
    February Calendar - click here
     
    Valentine's Day Celebration - click here for more information.
     
    PARENT SEL EVENT - Please join us on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for our second virtual Parent SEL Event. Conversation topic: Tips & Strategies on what Social Emotional Learning looks like in and out of the classroom.  For more information and the Google Meet link, please click here. 
     
     
    Virtual Parent Academy Night/January 26 – The Superintendent and Curriculum Supervisors would like to invite all parents to join us for our annual Parent Academy Night on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. The topic of conversation at this year’s academy will be:  Promoting Inquiry in the Home.  Please click here to access the invitation that includes the Google Meet link. Pre-registration is required for this event. Please RSVP to rsvp@readington.k12.nj.us. 
     
    TBS MASCOT MANIA
    Show love for your school! Your child can stuff their own tiger plushie during Mascot Mania-just in time for Valentine's Day!  Have a HBS Bobcat or RMS Viking at home, too? There are plushie choices for siblings as well!  This event shows your mascot love, supports the H.S.A and supports a local business, Chirp Workshop!  Deadline to order is Friday, January 29th.  
    Register here: TBS Mascot Mania  CLICK HERE to see the flyer with more information.
     
    MINECRAFT VIRTUAL GAME NIGHT: 1ST-5TH GRADERS
    Enjoy a Night out, at home!  On Friday, January 29th from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm there will be a Minecraft Virtual Game Night hosted by Game-U (out of Flemington) for 1st - 5th Graders.  For $10, 1st - 5th Graders can sign up to play Minecraft virtually together with other students at home on a private and secure server hosted by Game-U!  All details along with the registration link are in the flyer CLICK HERE to view.  Registration link will direct you to Game-U's website for all details and payment.  Deadline is January 26th.  (To participate students must have Minecraft: Java or Windows 10/Bedrock Edition (paid versions) on PC/Mac)  Any questions - valerie.pitts24@gmail.com
     
    CLOTHING DRIVE-THANK YOU! 
    Sending out a HUGE thank you for another extremely successful Clothing Drive! Thank you to all that helped load the trucks as well, it was a tremendous help!  
     
    YEARBOOK PHOTOS
    With this year being different with how events and learning take place, we’d like to encourage you to take photos of your children during virtual learning, virtual classroom parties and/or events the children participate in for our TBS Yearbook.  With your help and awesome pictures, we’ll still have an amazing yearbook for our students. Please submit any photos you’d like to share to: TBSYearbook21@gmail.com.  Thank you!! 
     
    AMAZON SMILE
    Amazon Smile is an easy way to support our schools at no cost to you.  Whenever you shop on Amazon go to http://www.smile.amazon.com. you'll find the same items at the same prices, but you will see items marked "Eligible for Amazon Smile donation" on the product detail page.  A portion of the purchase price will be donated back to our schools for those items.  The first time you visit Amazon Smile, you will choose Readington Home School Association.  Amazon Smile will remember your selection so every purchase you make at http://www.smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
     
     
     
    Kindergarten Pre-Registration - The Readington Township School district is currently conducting Full-Day Kindergarten and New First Grade pre-registration for the 2021-2022 school year.  If your child will be attending kindergarten or entering first grade from a private kindergarten in the fall of 2021, please call either Three Bridges School at 908 782-2141 or Whitehouse School at 908 534-4411 to pre-register.  You can also fill out the pre-registration form here and send it directly to the schools via email....dsevell@readington.k12.nj.us for Three Bridges School or kebert@readington.k12.nj.us for Whitehouse School.
     
    Registration materials will be mailed to all pre-registered families before the dates of in-person registration.  In order to be eligible to enter kindergarten in September, your child must be 5 years of age on or before October 1, 2021.
     
    In-person registration is planned for both Three Bridges School and Whitehouse School
    on Monday, February 22 and Tuesday, February 23 from 9am to 12pm.
     
    ***If you have a child attending our PreSchool program that will enter into Kindergarten in September, you do not have to re-register them!  We already have all of the paperwork we need for them.***
     
     
    GENESIS BLAST
    January 13, 2021
     
     
     
     
    Happy and Healthy New Year!
    Friendly reminders:  
    Please call the attendance line to report your child absent or virtual with the reason
    Hunterdon Department of Health (HDH) phone number 908-788-1351
    Latest CDC guidelines: Latest CDC Guidelines
    How to protect your household: Protect your household
     
    Please stay home if sick or exposed to Covid-19
    • Tested positive (viral test) for COVID-19
    • Click here or see below:  Covid-19 Compatible Symptoms 
    • Potential exposure to COVID-19 from *Close contact with a person with COVID-19 in the past 14 days. 
    • Engaged in domestic and/or international travel in the past 10 days, unless they are exempt from the quarantine recommendation:
    NJ travel NJ travel 
    CDC After You Travel CDC travel

    Siblings of a student who has symptoms and meets COVID-19 Exclusion Criteria should be excluded from school until the symptomatic individual receives a negative test result. If the symptomatic individual tests positive, the sibling will need to self-quarantine.   
     
    Here are some helpful NJDOH resources: 
    • Instructions for Persons Who Test Positive for COVID-19 [English][Spanish] UPDATED 12/11/20 
    • Instructions for Persons Who Test Negative for COVID-19 [English] [Spanish] UPDATED 12/3/20 
     
     
    COVID-19 Compatible Symptoms: 
    Please do not send students to school when sick.
    For school settings, NJDOH recommends that students with the following symptoms be promptly isolated from others and excluded from school:
     
    • At least two of the following symptoms: fever, chills, rigors(shivers), myalgia (muscle aches), headache, sore throat, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue, congestion or runny nose; 
     
    OR• At least one of the following symptoms: fever, cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, new olfactory disorder, new taste disorder
     
    Thank you and Stay Well!
     
    --
    Stephanie Armstrong, BSN, RN, CSN
    Three Bridges School Nurse
    tel: 908-534-5729
    fax: 908-349-3059
     
     
     
     
    School Pictures Are Here!
     
    Your child's picture will be sent with your child on either 1/11 or 1/14. 
    If your child is fully virtual please make a plan to come to the school to pick up the pictures.
     
    Available times are any day Monday through Friday we are in session.
    Times are based on our arrival and dismissal times. 
    8:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    1:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    or call and make an arrangement with the office.
    **Make-Up Picture Day is scheduled for Tuesday, February 2.  More details to follow.**
     
     
    Kindergarten Pre-Registration - The Readington Township School district is currently conducting Full-Day Kindergarten and New First Grade pre-registration for the 2021-2022 school year.  If your child will be attending kindergarten or entering first grade from a private kindergarten in the fall of 2021, please call either Three Bridges School at 908 782-2141 or Whitehouse School at 908 534-4411 to pre-register.  You can also fill out the pre-registration form here and send it directly to the schools via email....dsevell@readington.k12.nj.us for Three Bridges School or kebert@readington.k12.nj.us for Whitehouse School.
     
    Registration materials will be mailed to all pre-registered families before the dates of in-person registration.  In order to be eligible to enter kindergarten in September, your child must be 5 years of age on or before October 1, 2021.
     
    In-person registration is planned for both Three Bridges School and Whitehouse School on Monday, February 22 and Tuesday, February 23 from 9am to 12pm.
     
    ***If you have a child attending our PreSchool progam that will enter into Kindergarten in September, you do not have to re-register them!  We already have all of the paperwork we need for them.**

     

     
    i-Ready Diagnostic: Students in grades Kindergarten through Eighth Grade will be taking the second i-Ready Math Diagnostic within the next several weeks. Your child's teacher will provide you with the specific dates for their class. Please CLICK HERE for additional information including a short video on how to support your child. 
     

    PARENT SEL EVENT - Please join us on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for our second virtual Parent SEL Event. Conversation topic: Tips & Strategies on what Social Emotional Learning looks like in and out of the classroom.  For more information and the Google Meet link, please click here.

    Schoolwide Crazy Hair Day - click here 

    TBS Valentine's Day Celebration - click here for more information.

     

    Virtual Parent Academy Night/January 26 – The Superintendent and Curriculum Supervisors would like to invite all parents to join us for our annual Parent Academy Night on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. The topic of conversation at this year’s academy will be:  Promote Inquiry in the Home.  Please click here to access the invitation that includes the Google Meet link. Pre-registration is required for this event. Please RSVP to rsvp@readington.k12.nj.us.

     


    H.S.A. BUSINESS MEETING TONIGHT
    Join the Readington H.S.A. for our open public business meeting tonight, January 13, at 7 p.m. via Zoom. Learn more about the H.S.A.'s events and activities as well as district information from the superintendent, principals, and Board of Education. Please email us at readingtonschoolshsa@gmail.com for login information or refer to the PTBoard announcement that was sent out.

    WINTER USED ITEMS DRIVE
    Do you need to declutter after the holidays?! The H.S.A. Winter Used Items Drive is taking place now. The drive will run until January 16th and remember, you can donate more than just clothes. There will be drop off locations at TBS, HBS and WHS. CLICK HERE to see the flyer for more information on acceptable donations.

    YEARBOOK PHOTOS
    With this year being different with how events and learning take place, we’d like to encourage you to take photos of your children during virtual learning, virtual classroom parties and/or events the children participate in for our TBS Yearbook. With your help and awesome pictures, we’ll still have an amazing yearbook for our students. Please submit any photos you’d like to share to: TBSYearbook21@gmail.com. Thank you!!

    AMAZON SMILE
    Amazon Smile is an easy way to support our schools at no cost to you. Whenever you shop on Amazon go to http://www.smile.amazon.com. you'll find the same items at the same prices, but you will see items marked "Eligible for Amazon Smile donation" on the product detail page. A portion of the purchase price will be donated back to our schools for those items. The first time you visit Amazon Smile, you will choose Readington Home School Association. Amazon Smile will remember your selection so every purchase you make at http://www.smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.

     

     

     GENESIS BLAST

    January 6, 2021

     Welcome Back!  - Click here for a letter from Mrs. Higgins 

    Click here for the Genesis Blast in Spanish

     

    January Parent Calendar - click here

     Early Dismissal/Curriculum Day - Friday, January 15 is an Early Dismissal Day for students.  Dismissal will be at 1pm and there will be no afternoon classes.

    Schools will be closed on Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.

     
    January Parent Newsletter - Please click on the link below to view the January Parent Newsletter. 

     

    Please join us tonight, Wednesday, January 20, 2021, from 6:00pm - 7:00pm for our first virtual Parent SEL Event.  Conversation topic: Tips & Strategies on what Social Emotional Learning looks like in and out of the classroom.  For more information and the Google Meet Link, please  Click Here

    H.S.A. Business Meeting – The Readington H.S.A. (our district’s PTO) will hold an open public business meeting on Wednesday, January 13, at 7 p.m. via Zoom.  Anyone interested in learning more about the H.S.A.’s events and activities as well as district information from the principals, superintendent, and Board of Education is invited to attend.  Please email us at readingtonschoolshsa@gmail.com to request the Zoom log in credentials.

     

    WINTER USED ITEMS DRIVE STARTS FRIDAY!
    Do you need to declutter after the holidays?!  The H.SA. Winter Used Items Drive starts on January 8th.  The drive will run from January 8th through January 16th and remember, you can donate more than just clothes.  There will be drop off locations at TBS, HBS and WHS.  CLICK HERE to see the flyer for more information on acceptable donations. 
     
    YEARBOOK PHOTOS
    With this year being different with how events and learning take place, we’d like to encourage you to take photos of your children during virtual learning, virtual classroom parties and/or events the children participate in for our TBS Yearbook.  With your help and awesome pictures, we’ll still have an amazing yearbook for our students. Please submit any photos you’d like to share to: TBSYearbook21@gmail.com.  Thank you!! 
     
    AMAZON SMILE
    Amazon Smile is an easy way to support our schools at no cost to you.  Whenever you shop on Amazon go to http://www.smile.amazon.com. you'll find the same items at the same prices, but you will see items marked "Eligible for Amazon Smile donation" on the product detail page.  A portion of the purchase price will be donated back to our schools for those items.  The first time you visit Amazon Smile, you will choose Readington Home School Association.  Amazon Smile will remember your selection so every purchase you make at http://www.smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
Last Modified on January 27, 2021