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HIB Information
District Anti-Bullying Coordinators & Specialists
 
Jessica Piernik, Deane-Porter
Contact Information:
      jpiernik@rumsonschool.org
      732-842-0383 x409
 
Nancy Pearson, Forrestdale
Contact Information:
      npearson@rumsonschool.org
      732-842-0330 x455

Affirmative Action Info

District Affirmative Action and Title IX Officer
Michael Snyder, Supervisor of Special Education

Contact Information:
     msnyder@rumsonschool.org
      732-842-0811

District 504 Officer
Vera Ridoux, Supervisor of Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessments

Contact information:
     vridoux@rumsonschool.org
     732-945-3100


2016-17 Important Dates for Grade 8

October - Turn in your diploma form.  This version of your name is what will be on your Forrestdale diploma and what will be read in the graduation roll call.

September 26th - 8th Grade Washington DC parent meeting 7:30 Pm FD Cafeteria

October 8th  - 8th Grade Car Wash 8AM-12PM

October 28th  - 8th Grade Halloween Dance

December 7th  - RFH Tour, 3:30 in the RFH Auditorium

February 1st  - 6PM, Forrestdale/Holy Cross Basketball Game 

February 6th - RFH incoming parent pre-registration meeting 7PM / tours for students starting at 6:00, last tour wil leave at 6:15

February 22nd - 3:15 RFH World Language Placement Tests (for French and Spanish beyond level 1) 

February 25th  - Pancake Breakfast 8AM-12PM.  

March 2nd - 3:15 Math Placement Test RFH

March 3rd - Four School Dance

March 28th and March 30th  -Forrestdale Course Selection Days for RFH

April 20t h- All RFH course requests/edits/changes will be final at the end of the school day

April  28th   Community Service hours are due.  Students must hand in the Community Service form into Mrs. DeWyngaert.

May 17th, 18th,  19th -  Washington D.C. trip

June 9th  - 8th Grade Picnic 1:00 PM

June12th   - 8th Grade Trip

June 13th  - Graduation Practice 9-11 RFH Auditorium

June14th -  Practice 9am-11pm RFH Auditorium

June 15th  -  Practice 9am-11pm RFH  Students to be dismissed at 11am from Forrestdale (permission slip required)

June 15th - Graduation ceremony RFH Auditorium (6:00 pm, doors open at 5:30)

June 15th    Parent-sponsored graduation dance after ceremony

June  16th  - 8th grade breakfast/diploma pickup, 10 am in the Forrestdale Courtyard.  


Attire for Washington D.C.

Girls:  Dresses or skirts and tops, comfortable walking shoes.  No flip flops. 
Boys: Blazer, button down shirt, khakis (clean sneakers are permitted)

Other items to bring:  umbrella, rain coat
Razors not allowed

Attire for Graduation ceremony

Girls:   Pastel short dresses, strapless or spaghetti strap dresses are permitted
Boys:  Jackets, button down shirts and ties. Sneakers are not permitted.