District Overview & News
The Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 has been cancelled.
To view the NJ School Boards Association videos with Dr. Bari Erlichson as she discusses PARCC and what parents and districts should know, please click HERE: www.njsba.org/parcc
Upcoming NJ CAP Bullying Prevention Program for Parents November 19,2015
Important recall information for families who use epinephrine injections (Epi-Pens)
The NJ State Department of Education has made available four documents on the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for your review:
â€˘ CCSS for Parents and Families: Overview
â€˘ CCSS for Parents and Families: Myths & Facts
â€˘ CCSS for Parents and Families: Resources
â€˘ CCSS Brochure for Parents and Families
Click HERE to access the link for these documents
Click here to view NJ School Performance Reports
Wallington is a small community, slightly less than one square mile in area, located eight miles from New York City on the banks of the Passaic River. The district has three schools serving 1,250 students: Jefferson School (K-3), Frank W. Gavlak School (K-6), and Wallington Jr./Sr. High School (7-12). Students are encouraged to participate in the vast range of co-curricular programs (i.e. student government, journalism, drama, athletics, music, clubs, Academic Decathlon, etc). There is a strong connection between the school and community as evidenced by Parent-Teacher groups: the PTA at the elementary level, and the Home & School Organization at the secondary school level. The school district promotes traditional values important to the community- Loyalty, Family, Patriotism, and Tolerance towards others.