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Public Notices:
The July 21, 2014, School Board meeting has been rescheduled to July 28, 2014.  Action to make the change was taken at its May 9, 2014, Board meeting. The change was made to support a professional development program that will be utilizing the Board room.

Pre-K Opportunity forFamilies in the Jersey Shore Area School District

The Jersey Shore Area School District has partnered with All Things Bright and Beautiful and Mom’s Inc. to provide the Pre-K Counts program for children ages 3 to 4 years. The Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts program provides a quality pre-kindergarten education that is free to qualified children in the Jersey Shore Area School District.  The deadline for registering a child for this program is July 2, 2014.  Space is limited and based on need, so please do not delay in registering for this program.

To register a child for this program, please visit the district offices at 175 A&P Dr., Jersey Shore, PA, 17740, to complete the necessary paperwork.  Items you will need for the application are: a copy of your child’s birth certificate or birth record, proof of income for one year, and your child’s immunization record.

If you have any questions, please contact Tori Meixel at (570) 398-5253 or Ken Dady at (570) 398-2931.

Share the News and Share the Pictures
Share the good news and your photos about the Jersey Shore Area School District and its students, staff, and its communities.  As you can see from our redesigned web site, one of our features will be to promote our school district and our students, its programs and activities, and to provide visitors with a glimpse of what Jersey Shore is all about.  There are rotating pictures on the main page, and we are looking for photos of activities from all schools.  There will be news articles on the main page of each school highlighting the accomplishments of our students and staff and events going on at each school.
On the main page of the Jersey Shore Area School District web site, rotating photos will provide a glimpse of the beauty of our boroughs and townships where we live and work and play.  Please share your photos of the various areas of the Jersey Shore Area School District's beauty in each season!  Students, staff, and community members:  share your news and photos by clicking this link.

Jersey Shore Area School District Performance Profile
Beginning Friday, October 4, the Pennsylvania Department of Education will make available the Pennsylvania School Performance Profile.  The profile provides academic performance information for public schools in the state.  The performance score is designed with several purposes in mind:
1.  to inform the public of school performance
2.   to provide a building level score for educators as part of their evaluation system
3.  to allow the public to compare schools across the state
4.  to give schools a methodology to analyze their strengths and their needs

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Registration Procedures for Students

Parents wishing to enroll, reenroll, or transfer their children from one elementary school to another within the district should report to the Jersey Shore Area School District Administration Building, 175 A&P Drive, Jersey Shore, PA 17740, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.  A central registration office has been established for the district.  Parents wishing to withdraw a child from the Jersey Shore Area School District should report to the school where the child is currently enrolled.  Click here for more registration information and online forms.

Withdrawal Information for Students
When school is in session for students, parents should report to the school office where their child is enrolled to withdraw the student.  The school will have a set of procedures to follow to complete the withdrawal process.  When schools are on summer break, parents should report to the district administration building's central registration office between 8:00 am and 3:30 pm.

Address Change Information for Students

If any contact information (address, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, etc.), emergency contact information, or parental/guardian employment information has changed, click here for the form to complete to identify the changes.  The form should be returned to the student's school office when school is in session.  When school is not in session for the summer, please return it to:  Central Registration Office, Jersey Shore Area School District, 175 A&P Drive, Jersey Shore, PA 17740, or fax it to:  570.398.5089.  It can also be e-mailed to:  tmeixel@jsasd.k12.pa.us if the parent/guardian signatures are included.  If the address is changed, proof of residency must accompany the form.  Proof of residency includes:  utility bill, rental/lease agreement, sales agreement.

The Bulldog Hotline
The Jersey Shore Area School District has policies to address Bullying and Harassment in the school setting.  In an effort to proactively address the concerns of students, staff, parents, and Board members, the Jersey Shore Area School District is implementing a Bulldog Hotline.  This hotline is available to the public to leave information concerning bullying and harassment.  When using the hotline, please provide the information requested through the Hotline message.  The Bulldog Hotline number is:  570.398.5604.

Important Dates

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  • 2014-15 School Year Calendar
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  • August 18-19, 2014
    New Teacher Induction Days
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  • August 21-27, 2014
    In-service Days for Staff
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  • September 1, 2014
    Schools/Offices Closed
    Labor Day Holiday
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  • September 2, 2014
    First Student Day, 2014-2015 School Year
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  • September 28, 2014 (Sunday)
    Jersey Shore Elementary Dedication Ceremony and Open House
    2:00 - 4:00 pm
    All community members, families, and other interested folks are invited to attend the dedication ceremony of the newly renovated Jersey Shore Elementary School, participate in the dedication ceremony, and tour the completed building.
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