In an effort to continue to do all that is possible to maintain a safe learning environment for our students this weeks special edition of This Week at Brookside, focuses on the increase of capacity for our third grade through fifth grade students. https://www.smore.com/k4dfv
The March edition of the Cardinal Connection is now available. Follow the link to check it out ... https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/march-2021
The February Edition of the Cardinal Connection is now available. For more information visit https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/february-2021
Thank you to Brookside's amazing ELL instructor, Mrs. LeParc (@LeParcESL), for sharing this very inspiring video from a very determined English Language Learner. Simply amazing!! https://mars.nasa.gov/resources/24943/from-colombia-to-mars/
Elementary Assistant Principal, Mrs. Loor (@EsLoor ), was featured on a panel of experts in the education space, about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affect the educational technology and processes. Check it out! https://avnation.tv/podcast/connected-33-edu-tech/#prettyPhoto
Due to the timing of tomorrow’s expected snowfall, the Westwood Regional School District will remain in full remote learning for Thursday, February 18. Refer to your email or www.wwrsd.org for schedule details.
In light of the significant snowfall, ALL WWRSD schools will remain in remote learning on Wednesday, February 3. Please refer to your email or www.wwrsd.org for schedule details.
In light of the significant snowfall expected through Tuesday, ALL WWRSD schools will transition to remote learning on Monday, February 1 and Tuesday, February 2. Refer to your email or www.wwrsd.org for schedule details.
The December edition of the Cardinal Connection is now available: https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/december-2020
Please check our website for an important announcement regarding the upcoming inclement weather and transition to remote learning on December 17 and 18. https://www.wwrsd.org/article/368243?org=wwrsd
The November Cardinal Connection is now available. Follow the link for more information: https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/november-2020
We are reminding everyone to please join us via zoom on Tuesday, 11/17/20 at 7:00 pm for a presentation and discussion on: Mental Health & Coping with the Challenges of a Pandemic https://zoom.us/j/92079129937?pwd=UlJSRGFqZ3NmUm9KbHFVNEFYSC9EZz09
Please support our 5th grade students by participating in our Virtual 5K! Go to: https://brooksidepto.membershiptoolkit.com/packet/16338334 to register!
Latest footage of the Middle School expansion project. Check it out online at https://youtu.be/ADEWUAPLiIQ
The October Cardinal Connection is now available. Click the CORRECTED link to check it out https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/october-2020
In an abundance of caution and to lower the transmission potential in our school community, WWRSD will transition to remote instruction for 2weeks and will resume in person instruction on Nov. 2. For more details and info click https://www.wwrsd.org/article/328560?org=wwrsd
Virtual BTSN! Please go to: https://www.smore.com/0ucn2 to view information for Brookside's Virtual Back-to-School Night!
Reminder TODAY is ...Words are powerful - Wear a shirt with a positive saying or slogan!
Reminder... Tuesday's theme day - Be a fan of RESPECT and wear your favorite sports gear or team jersey!
Please remember to wear BLUE tomorrow for National “Stomp Out Bullying” day- we are wearing blue to represent peace and signify the importance of National Bullying Prevention Awareness Day. http://www.stompoutbullying.org/ Thank you for your support!
Check out This Week at Brookside... (via www.smore.com) https://www.smore.com/af680-this-week-at-brookside
The Back to School edition of the Cardinal Connection is now available . https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/september-2020
Please check out Before and After Care Options from Champions! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KWWOIMxGk4rSv9QlHCxg1PsWU2JpOASV/view?usp=sharing
Check out the early summer edition of the Cardinal Connection for important information including an update on our plans for restarting education in September. https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/summer-2020
The May / June Cardinal Connection and Continuity of Education Update are available online at https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/mayjune-2020
Who is ready for Field Day? View the video here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OQg7W6jqJVmFi7Kei8vrKJBbDujKk069/view?usp=sharing
Congratulations to Westwood Regional Schools for being named to the NJ Dept. of Health Influenza Honor Roll to recognize our efforts to promote influenza awareness and prevention within our school communities. https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/edu_training/vpdp_flu_honor_roll.shtml
The revised start and end times for the 2020-2021 school year are now official and can be found on the revised school calendar. https://5il.co/g4x8
Last night the Board of Education approved a revision to the school calendar to make the last day of school for students FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2020. https://5il.co/g4x7
Please go to : https://drive.google.com/open?id=12kBAPVnxL5nT8lTR-VT4AKI386Sfo6l5 to see a video made by the elementary school counselors for Worldwide Gratitude Day- pictures of students from all 4 of our Elementary Buildings.
Local assistance for food subsidies: If you are facing food insecurity for any reason, please take advantage of the assistance that is available. Donations are gratefully accepted too. https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/wrsd-coe/resources?authuser=0#h.2wmhu2q1mmiu
We hope everyone had a wonderful Passover and Easter Holiday! As we approach this week please enjoy the heartfelt video that was created by the Brookside Staff for Brookside Families! https://animoto.com/play/zNGx6lPnzFwLTVh37cbtJg
Please go to: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1f-f-w67xMSJXvaiNqXaQ3shY5Ws07dor/view?usp=sharing for an important message from Mrs. James!
Today was all about SOCKS and PUPS! https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1D1LTrwXwMNvkZgOA_byZ3VTdrj2iS2Py?usp=sharing
Please go to: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FisDr3riZvBPca6HK40x1Q7A1s_i3iK3/view for our End of Day 2 Message!
Please go to https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hqj-ADw-zJLORIglDrkW-YqfFmTNUUYG/view for a message from Mr. Conroy! :)
WE MADE IT! We are pleased to report that due to the cooperation and collaboration of our entire school community, our historic transition to remote learning is officially underway. Check out our latest community update at https://www.wwrsd.org/article/208154?org=wwrsd
Please go to https://forms.gle/Ut6ZQYMYNbKKqBMj7 to take our Adventures of a South Pole Pig Trivia for Chapters 5 - 8!
A BIG Thank you to our amazing PTO for such a great Book Fair this week!! Please go to: https://www.smore.com/5cjph to access our weekly newsletter! Have a great weekend!
We are pleased to announce that this year's Summer Enrichment Program, LEAD With STEAM 2020, will run for 5 weeks from June 29 - July 31.Registration begins March 9, 2020. You can find out more by visiting https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/leadwithsteam2020/home
REMINDER: School is closed for students on MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2020! Please go to https://www.smore.com/8awzj to view this week's edition of This Week at Brookside! Have a great weekend!
Unfortunately, Dr. Sileo has canceled his presentation "Coping with the United States of Anxiety" which was scheduled for this evening at Brookside Elementary School. Due to a family emergency Dr. Sileo is unable to present and apologizes for any inconvenience this may have caused. Please stay tuned for more details.
Happy New Year! Please visit https://www.smore.com/0agmt to view our Newsletter for this week! Have a great weekend!
Happy Sunday! Please visit https://www.smore.com/s80fz to see this weekś Newsletter! Have a great day Brookside!
Happy Thanksgiving! Please go to https://www.smore.com/r7ja4 for our Thanksgiving Edition of our Newsletter! Don't forget to check Genesis for our first marking period report cards!
REMINDER: 12:45 p.m. dismissal, Wednesday, November 27, 2019!
Due to the inclement weather forecast tomorrow, the Halloween Parades for ALL Westwood Regional Elementary Schools are cancelled. Please check your email for further details. Thank you for your cooperation and support.
Brookside Food Drive Our school is looking to help replenish the Westwood Food Pantry. Please bring your donation to school October 28th - November 1st! Go to: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1oIHp1CAYCqbLhv3zKW_f3MK728mIGidfo2ID7qLW5bY/edit?usp=sharing for more info!
Brookside Student Transforms Westwood Yard Into Haunted Halloween Heaven! Click the link below to see! https://dailyvoice.com/new-jersey/pascackvalley/lifestyle/photos-boy-transforms-westwood-yard-into-haunted-halloween-heaven/777614/
Good morning! For our final day for Week of Respect please show school spirit and unite by wearing the school colors and/or spirit wear!
We hope you are enjoying our new app! For those of you with an iPhone, the iOS 13 update is now available. Visit the App Store to download it today https://apple.co/2Ix8ZVO
Continued progress on the Middle School Expansion. Steel is up. Roof is up. Walls are going up. Check out the video for an insider's view. https://youtu.be/4Yooh4OVXE0
This Week at Brookside! Please go to https://www.smore.com/6g5j3 to check out some of this weeks highlights!
Thank you to all of our parents and guardians who attended our Annual Back to School Night! We hope you enjoyed the night with your child’s teacher/s in the classroom where your sons and daughters spend a considerable amount of time each day! If you were not able to attend, please reach out to the classroom teacher as all classes had Parent/Teacher Conference Sheets out for time scheduling.
Please go to the following link to see an important message from Lieutenant Richard Antonacci, Westwood Police Division of Traffic and Safety, regarding Brookside School Drop Off & Pick Up! shorturl.at/BHW89
Progress on the Middle School expansion continues. Demolition, concrete, steel, and excavation is on-going. Check out the progress in our online album. https://photos.app.goo.gl/Kg7HHT4SiA3gtvKo6
Our 2019 Summer Enrichment Program is off and running! https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/leadwithsteam2019/home
The End-of-Year edition of the Cardinal Connection is now available. Check it out at https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/summer-2019
Registration is still open for our Summer Enrichment Program - LEAD with STEAM! Check out the online information portal at https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/leadwithsteam2019/home
The May edition of the Cardinal Connection is now available. Check it out at https://sites.google.com/wwrsd.org/cardinal-connections/cardinal-connection/may-2019