Orange Public Schools

451 Lincoln Avenue, Orange, NJ 07050



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Common Sense Education

Orange Public Schools Recognized as a Common Sense Certified District: Digital Citizenship

Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of digital media and technology, has recognized the Orange Public School District as a Common Sense Certified District: Digital Citizenship . . . More 

2017-2018 District Calendar  
District Calendar 2017-2018
 District Letter
Parent Letter Regarding Netflix Series - "13 Reasons Why"
Dear Parents and Guardians of Orange Students:
A new Netflix series, "13 Reasons Why," debuted on March 31, 2017. It has been trending both nationally and in our school community. The show is comprised of 13 episodes depicting strong and graphic themes of suicide, bullying, . . . More
 STEM Innovation Academy of Orange
STEM Innovation Academy of Orange to Open September 2017
The Orange Public School District is pleased to announce the opening of the STEM Innovation Academy of Orange in September 2017. . .More

 Orange Page Turners The Orange Page Turners
Reading Challenge - Update
WOO-HOO! WE DID IT! Orange Township read over one million pages.
Pat yourselves on the back! Orange Township read over 1 million pages from Thanksgiving to May Day. To be exact, a total of 1,029,591 pages were logged by registered readers. That is AWESOME!

Winners of the Orange Page Turners Reading Challenge will be announced at the Literacy Block Party on June 2 at Lincoln Avenue School. Be sure to attend and find out who will be crowned the "Most Well Read."

Past Events and Activities
Sister Act  

Sister Act -- The Musical Debuts at Orange Preparatory Academy

It’s time to rejoice and join the very talented performers of the Orange Visual and Performing Arts Department, as they get ‘back in the habit’ for a joyous performance of Sister Act -- The Musical. . .More

On Friday, March 17, students from Orange High School (OHS) will visit the campus of Drew University in Madison NJ, to kick-off FilmBoot24, a 24-hour filmmaking boot camp that is being presented by the non-profit organization, Cinema Ed. . . More 

Special Election  
The Orange Board of Education
Special Election - March 15, 2017 Update
The residents of Orange voted in the November 2016 election that the Board of Education( BOE) members would be elected by the citizens of Orange, and not appointed by the Mayor. Currently there are seven BOE members, however, an elected Board requires nine members by State Statute. . . More

The March 14 Special Election, to elect  two additional members for the City of Orange Board of Education, has been rescheduled for March 28, 2017. All timing, polling places, voting district assignments and other logistical items are identical to those scheduled for March 14.
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The Orange Page Turners  
The Orange Page Turners
Reading Challenge
The Orange Board of Education is partnering with the City of Orange Township to promote reading and will launch The Orange Page Turners Reading Challenge on Thursday, November 17, 5:00 p.m., at the Orange Public Library. Click here for flyer in English.

 Parent Assessment Bulletin
Parental Notification of Standardized Assessment Calendar
The Orange Public School District has established its testing calendar for the 2016-2017 school year. 
 Revised District Calendar
Revised 2016-2017 District Calendar
The Orange Public School District's calendar has been revised to reflect a 2:30 p.m. dismissal for students on October 10, 2016.
Self-Assessment for Determining Grades Under ABR  
Orange Public School District
School Self-Assessment for Determining Grades Under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights (ABR)
Forum Presentation  
Superintendent's Forum Presentation for the 2016-2017 Opening of Schools
Superintendent Ronald C. Lee presented district goals, objectives and achievements, for the past school year, including staff recognition and awards.
Middle States Association  

Orange Public Schools Earn Middle States Accreditation

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — The Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools announced today that the Orange Public School District in Orange N.J., earned accreditation, the gold standard for measuring and evaluating school performance. . More

Strategic Plan  

Orange Board of Education
Strategic Plan 2014-2021
The Orange Board of Education has approved the district's Strategic Plan 2014-2021. This document was a collaborative effort between Orange Public Schools administrators, Board of Education members, staff, parents, community members and students.

New Jersey Health Initiatives Announce
$2 Million in Grants
to Ten Community Coalitions Across the State
Four-Year Initiative Will Help Build a Culture of Health in New Jersey
Orange, NJ (July 14, 2015) - New Jersey Health Initiative (NJHI), a statewide grantmaking program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), today announced . . More

Congratulations to Orange High School for the
District's AP Honor Roll Status
 AP Honor Roll
Orange Township Public School District is one of 547 school districts
in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board . .  More
 Have you moved?

Reminder to Families from the Central Registration Department

Have you changed any of the following information: Address, Apartment number, Contact phone numbers (home, cell, work or emergency contact)? If yes, please contact the Central Registration Department at (973) 677-4000, Ext. 6044 to update your information.

Dress Policy  

Orange Public Schools Required Dress

The Orange Township Public School District adheres to a dress code policy. Please click the link below for required dress by grade level and school. 

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