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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, December 23
Shortened Day for Students
Shortened Day
Wednesday, December 24
Schools Closed
Winter Break
Thursday, December 25
Schools Closed
Winter Break
Friday, December 26
Schools Closed
Winter Break
Monday, December 29
Schools Closed
Winter Break

Weather

Today, 12/21/2014
High: 40 Low: 26
Mostly cloudy
9% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 12/22/2014
High: 43 Low: 23
Partly cloudy
4% chance of precipitation.

Holman Highlights

On January 6th and 7th students in the second, fourth and sixth grades will be taking a cognitive abilities assessment.  The test will take approximately two and a half hours (split between two days) and requires no prior test preparation activities.  It is a broad based evaluative instrument that includes questions on verbal, nonverbal and quantitative reasoning.




NJ K-12 KIDS SAFE ONLINE POSTER CONTEST
The NJ Office of Homeland Security & Preparedness is hosting a poster contest.The Contest entry deadline is January 9, 2015.
Click here for more info



Congratulations to the students that earned Snack with the Principal for November!
These students have shown FAIRNESS!


NJ Fire Safety Poster Contest

To help promote fire prevention, the NJ Division of Fire Safety and the NJ Fire Prevention & Protection Association are conducting a Poster Contest.  Winners receive a complete personal computer system! Entries are due by March 13, 2015
This year's contest theme is:
"Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives.
Test Yours Every Month"

For more details on how to enter
Click Here

HOLMAN SCHOOL COLLECTS:


BOX TOPS for EDUCATION



Campbell's Labels for Education



SIX PACK RINGS for Recycling



INK CARTRIDGES ONLY for Recycling
(We will no longer be accepting Laser Cartridges)


Thank you for supporting our school!


District Happenings

Let's Stay Healthy!
Protect Yourself From
Enterovirus D68
and Other Illnesses

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) infections have recently been documented across the United States. 

More info from the CDC
FAQ from the NJ Dept. of Health
Help Yourself:
Limit exposure to D68,
the flu and other viruses:
  • If you are sick, stay home.
  • Cover your mouth when you cough or sneeze.
  • Wash your hands.
  • Talk to Your Child: Select the image below for a graphic you can use to discuss these personal hygiene measures with your child.

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A Note From our School Nurses:

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Start Your Day
the Healthy Way
with School Breakfast!
Low-cost. High Nutrition. See Below. 
 Breakfast Program Info Menus


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District & School Grades
and Other Info on
Harassment, Intimidation
& Bullying
Jackson School District
Anti-Bullying Coordinator

Clifford Menafra
(732) 415-7020
Holman School
Anti-Bullying Specialist

MaryAnn Garbooshian
(732) 833-4620, Ext. 4785
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From the Principal

 

December 19, 2014 

 

Dear Holman Families:

As 2014 comes to a close, we look forward to the start of a new year. We wish you the warmest wishes to you and yours during this wonderful season. 

HOPE's Cookie Night, held on Monday, December 15th, was a huge success!  A jolly time was enjoyed by all who attended.  Many thanks to our baker, HOPE president, Ms. Terri Costello, and our in-house Snow women, Ms. Kim McDonald and Ms. Sherri Mucia, along with the support of Holman staff and members of HOPE who volunteered at this event. 

                        

 

The SOAR/Reach for Success programs will not be held during the remainder of the month of December.   Session II will begin in January 2015 and the dates are as follows:  January 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, February 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 17, 18, & 19.                                                               

ARRIVAL AND DISMISSAL INFORMATION:

To ensure the safety of all of our learners – it is imperative that the following procedures are understood and adhered to each day.  Please call the main office directly if you need further clarification as to these procedures.  Thank you for keeping all of our learners safe!

  • If you are picking up your child/children from school after 2:30PM - You must park in the SOUTH  LOT (the area on the right hand side of the school by the fields) as busses begin to enter and arrive in the front of the building at this time for dismissal, therefore, car traffic is prohibited.  You may not sign your child out after 2:45PM. 
  • Please  DO NOT DOUBLE PARK in front of our building by blocking the fire lane.  Ample parking spaces, visitor slots, and handicapped parking are available directly in front of our building. 
  • For school and traffic safety:   Automobile traffic is PROHIBITED in the bus parking/standing area in the FRONT and on the SIDES of our school  daily between 8:15 and 9:00am; and between 2:30 and 3:15pm.
  • If your child is late (after 8:45AM) please note that the carline entrance is CLOSED and LOCKED at 8:45AM, the start of homeroom.  Students are NOT PERMITTED to walk from the parking lot into the school at this time UNLESS accompanied by an adult.  Please PARK in the SOUTH LOT (the lot on the right hand side of the school by the fields) and then physically accompany your child into the building to sign them in.  Parking in front of the school is prohibited from 8:15am – 9:00 am.  Thank you for working with us to ensure the safety of all of our learners.

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