The Borough School Drama Club proudly presents the musical, Singin' in the Rain Jr. Performances will be held on April 27th & April 28th at 7:30 PM in the Borough School Auditorium.
This year's November Annual School Election will be held November 7, 2017. The deadline for candidates to submit their nominating petition to the county clerk is 4 p.m. July 31, 2017.
MPSD Literacy Coach Dr. Gamble will lead a Literacy Night workshop for all parents, grades K-8, on May 3rd from 7pm - 8pm. Dr. Gamble will highlight how Morris Plains approaches reading and writing.
Proceeds from the race will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society -- Fighting Blood Cancers.
At the April 4th board meeting, they board approved the revised 2016-2017 calendar. Click the link to access the document.
Click the link to view the latest District Newsletter. Check out the exciting things happening in our schools.
Please click on the link to view the State of the District Presentation.
At the January 24th Board of Education Meeting, the school calendar for the 2017-2018 school year was approved. Please click the headline to access the 2017-2018 school calendar.
Congratulations to Casey Devlin -VFW's Borough School Teacher of the Year.
Congratulations to Maria Laboy-VFW's Mountain Way Teacher of the Year.
Click here to view the Morris Plains School District Curriculum website.
CONGRATULATIONS to Mrs. DiStefano’s class at Borough School and Mrs. Cazzola’s class at Mountain Way! They win the ice cream treats for accumulating the most Box Tops.
This year's theme is "In my Public School we use Creative Solutions." The winning posters will be made into a calendar and note card set that will be distributed all over Morris County. Winners will be presented with their framed artwork at the Mall Project opening Ceremony on Monday April 24th. Please see Ms. Rigby for more details.
MPSD Administration presented the 2016 PARCC presentation during the October 19th board presentation. Please click the headline link to view the presentation.
The Morris Plains School District is excited to present THE ADMISSION GAME, An Interactive Presentation of the College Admission Process to eighth grade Morris Plains parents on December 1st in Hanover Park High School
On Tuesday evening, voters approved two referendum projects on the ballot.
The YMCA is offering a special pricing opportunity, which includes bus transportation, for Borough students in grades 6-8 to participate in after school programs at the new Y Zone Center
For before/after-care assistance, please check out The Greater Morristown YMCA website at greatermorristownymca.org
Please click the transportation channel at the top of the page to access the bus schedules for the Morristown High School students.
The application and procedures for the school choice program for the 2017-2018 school year are now listed in the School Choice channel at the top of the district web page. There is one kindergarten choice seat available for the 2017-2018 school year. If you are interested, please check the procedures and timelines listed under the school choice channel.
The bus schedules for the 2016-2017 school year have been posted under the transportation channel at the top of the district web page. Eligible Mountain Way, Borough School, and Morristown High students will find the routes listed there. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Vere at: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are interested in applying for free and/or reduced lunch for the 2016-2017 school year, please click on the headline and complete the application packet. Eligibility guidelines are located within the packet. Please mail the packet to: Mrs.Geralyn Dilluvio, Assistant to the School Business Administrator, 520 Speedwell Avenue, Suite 116, Morris Plains, NJ 07950.
Work on the security vestibules at both Mountain Way and Borough School are scheduled to begin over the summer.
Bus schedules will be mailed to all preschool students, kindergarten students, and 9th grade high school students at the end of July. Bus schedules will be posted on the district web site, under the transportation channel at the top of the page. Have a safe, happy, healthy summer.
At Tuesday's Board Meeting; Dr. Gamble, Mr. Kramar, and Mrs. Lion-Bailey delivered their State of Education presentation.
At last evening's Board of Education Meeting, the school calendar for the 2017-2018 school year was approved. Please click the headline to access the 2017-2018 school calendar.
Congratulations Mrs. Lion-Bailey! Mrs. Lion-Bailey has been selected as a future Google Certified Innovator, the highest honor in regard to Google for Education. After passing a series of Google exams, completing a rigorous application process, and creating a video highlighting her vision for 21st century learning, Mrs. Lion-Bailey will be attending the Google Certified Innovator Academy in Mountain View, California in February 2016. While at the academy, she will have the privilege of learning with and from a cohort of fellow educators about maximizing 21st century learning in education today. The video she submitted with her application can be found at https://youtu.be/L6tXBjXjzP4. It is rare for districts to have Google Certified Innovators. Morris Plains is fortunate to have two, Mr. Kramar and Mrs. Lion-Bailey.
We have received the individual student test results (Grades 3-8) from the 2015 PARCC assessment. Parents should expect them in the mail before the holiday break. Please click on the headline for information on how to understand your child’s score report. Please click on the "December 8, 2015 PARCC Presentation" located in the Quick Link section of our web page (on the left) to view the Morris Plains School District 2015 PARCC results, which were presented during the December 8th board meeting.
The Morris Plains School District is currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Mountain Way School preschool class. This exciting preschool program uses a multi-sensory approach to teach three and four year old students to prepare them for Kindergarten at Mountain Way School. Please click the headline for more details about the Preschool Program and to access an application.
Please click on the headline for information pertaining to voluntary school accident insurance through Bollinger Specialty Group.
For the upcoming school year, Honeywell Instant Alert will replace the School Brains alert system.
the Morris Plains School District has partnered with Discovery Education to bring its digital science (K-8) and social studies (gr. 5-8) textbook series to teachers and students.
Mrs. Lion-Bailey, the Technology and Enrichment Supervisor for the Morris Plains School District, will conduct a presentation on Google Classroom at the April 28th Board of Education Meeting.
Morris Plains Board of Education was recently honored at the annual Morris County Council of Education Associations celebration
Every year the Morris Plains Education Association (MPEA) sponsors an essay contest for high school seniors who have graduated from Borough School. Two winners are selected and they each receive a $1,000 scholarship to use as they continue their education. Please click the headline for additional information and the application.
The Morris Plains School District has been designated as a “high-performing” district by the State Department of Education.
In honor of the celebration of New Jersey's 350th Birthday, the town is asking Morris Plains residents to help capture and celebrate the sites and scenes that make residents LOVE living in Morris Plains, NJ. Please click on the headline to access information about the contest and photo submission.
Protecting Your Child from Enterovirus D-68 Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) is a respiratory illness in children which has spread rapidly across the country. A case of EV-D68 recently was confirmed in Morris County. Not all respiratory viruses occurring at this time are caused by EV-D68. The early symptoms of this virus are similar to those of other respiratory illnesses, including the common cold. As is the case with most viruses, there are some simple steps that schools and families can take to help to prevent the spread of this illness and protect the health of all our children.
The Community of Caring gathered together on September 11, 2014 for a Remembrance Ceremony at the 911 Memorial. We were proud to have our 6th, 7th and 8th grade students attend and participate in this touching ceremony. Please click on the headline to view photos taken at this event.
The NJASK Scores were presented by Mrs. Lindsay Vieira and Mr. Mark Maire at the November 25th Board of Education Meeting. Please click on the headline to view this presentation.