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Deane Porter
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June 21, 2016 - August 25, 2016 
Monday-Thursday 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

August 29, 2016 - August 31, 2016
Monday - Wed. 8:30 am - 2:30 pm



Special Announcements



Superintendent's Welcome Back Letter

Get the Rumson Schoolapp!

Helpful Links
Summer 2016 Assignments
Genesis Parent Access
Volunteer Information
Rumson Symbaloo
Summer Reading and Math Assignments
District Testing Calendar
Mission Statement (pdf)
School Report Card
PARCC Resources
Report Bullying Incident
Rumson Policy Manual
Lunch Home Page
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

NJKEA - NJ Kindergarten Entry Assessment (pdf)

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)_3 (pdf)


16-17 Kindergarten Registration Packet (pdf)

Gifted and Talented Programming Changes for 2016-2017.
Here are the grade level specific screen casts and Power Points.

Grade 8 Awards Criteria (pdf)
Grade 8 staff will recognize students, by subject, in two distinct areas: commitment and excellence.

Water Testing in Rumson Schools
Water testing in Rumson Schools.

Rumson User Friendly Budget 2016-2017 (pdf)

16-17 Pre-School Registration
The Rumson Public School District is pleased to announce year seven of the implementation of its integrated preschool program. The program will begin on Sept. 6, 2016 and will serve three (3) and four (4) year old children. Morning and afternoon sessions will be held five days per week.

Non-resident Tuition Students
The Rumson School District is now accepting applications for Non-Resident Tuition Students in grades K-5 for the 2016-2017 school year.
Placements are limited depending on enrollment.

The Rumson Public School District is known for providing children with quality academic challenges and social experiences that we all want for our children.Tours are available.

If you are interested in providing your child with a strong academic experience, please contact Denise Guerci at: or 732-842-4747 or obtain application materials and tuition information right here.

Audit_Synopsis (pdf)

Wellness Policy
See attached letter from the Superintendent and Policy.

FY15 ABR Self-Assessment

16-17 Board of Ed and District Goals (pdf)

Rumson School District Social Media
* For those of you that use Twitter you can now follow us at @Rumsonbulldawgs
  • For those of you that use Facebook you can now follow us at Rumson School District page (there are several, the official one is the one with the picture of Forrestdale School and a Bulldog)

  • For those of you who want to receive reminder notifications through Remind for Deane Porter School from Mrs. Feeney please text @Bulldogsdp to 81010 (ex. bus pickup is late, spirit days, Back to School Nights, etc.)

  • For those of you who want to receive reminder notifications through Remind for Forrestdale from Mrs. Gibbons please text @BulldogsFD to 81010 (ex. bus pickup is late, spirit days, Back to School Nights, etc.)

  • For those of you who want to receive reminder notifications through Remind for the Rumson School District from Dr. Bormann please text @rumsonsd to 81010 (ex. board meeting events, school accolades, safety or security reminders, etc.)

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

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Upcoming Events
Fri Aug 26
Thu Sep 1
Staff PD Day
Fri Sep 2
Staff PD Day
Mon Sep 5
Labor Day - School Closed
Tue Sep 6
School Opens
Wed Sep 7
PTO meeting 9:15AM FD Cafeteria
Policy Committee 6:30 pm

District Anti-Bullying Coordinators:

Jessica Piernik, School Counselor    or 
732-842-0330 x409

Nancy Pearson, School Counselor or 
732-842-0383 x455

NJDOE Annual School Self-Assessment District/School Grade Report FY2014-15
FY2016 ABR Statement
District HIB Homepage

504 Officer
Vera Ridoux, Supervisor of Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment or  732-842-0383 X358

District Affirmative Action / Title IX Officer
Michael Snyder, Supervisor of Special Education or  732-842-0811

Policy 1510 - Rights of Persons With Handicaps or Disabilities/Policy on Non-Discrimination




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