District Announcements

  • Budget Approved - Full Day Kindergarten to begin September 2021

    The Wayne Board of Education narrowly approved a school budget for the 2021-2022 school year with five yes votes and four no votes. Please click Learn More to view the final budget presentation. With the budget approval, the school district will now be moving ahead with the final phase of a three-year full-day kindergarten implementation plan. This means that next year, each of our elementary schools will have a full-day kindergarten program. More information will be distributed during the week of May 10th regarding registration and upcoming events and activities.

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  • SAVE THE DATE: Letter from the Superintendent and Mayor - Wayne's Community Forum

    May 3, 2021 - Dear Parents and Guardians of Middle School and High School Students: Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Mark Toback, and I are sponsoring our annual “Community Forum”. This anti-drug initiative is specifically designed to provide parents and guardians of middle and high school students with updated information about the most current drug trends including opiates and prescription drug abuse in our community and New Jersey. The Superintendent and I believe that effective communication and education can help Township residents to overcome this most challenging issue. I believe as your Mayor that this is the most important issue facing the young population of our community. For that reason, we strongly encourage you and your middle and high school aged children to attend this very important event.

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  • May 20, 2021 "Virtual" Regular BOE Meeting

    With consideration for the public during the current health crisis, the Board of Education will virtually open the meeting to the general public and the public is invited to participate and comment through the district's virtual software platform. This meeting will also stream live on Channel 77. Click to learn more.

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  • Both Wayne High Schools Ranked Among the Best

    The Wayne Township Public Schools are proud to announce that when US News and World Report released their 2021 Best High School Rankings, both Wayne high schools were included among the best high schools in New Jersey and the United States.

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  • Letter from the Superintendent - 2020-2021 Wayne Township Public Schools Assessment Information

    April 28, 2021 - Dear Parents and Guardians: Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:7C-6.6, school districts are required each year by October 1 to provide notification to parents and guardians regarding information on any state assessment or commercially developed standardized assessment that will be administered in the school district during the current school year. A tentative calendar was shared at that time.

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  • 2019-2020 New Jersey School Performance Summary Reports - Letter from the Superintendent

    April 19, 2021 - Dear Parents, Guardians and Members of the School Community: I am writing to provide you information about the 2019-2020 New Jersey School Performance Reports, which were recently released and are available on the NJ School Performance Reports webpage at www.njschooldata.org.

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  • Memorial Day Weekend Update

    The Board of Education adopted a calendar for the 2020-2021 school year, which incorporates four emergency days in the schedule. To date, we have used two of those days. As a result, we will have an expanded Memorial Day break. Please be advised that if we have no additional emergency school closings prior to May 28th, school will be closed on Friday, May 28th and Tuesday, June 1st , as well as the scheduled Memorial Day, which is on Monday, May 31st. School will resume on Wednesday, June 2nd.

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  • WTPS Foodservices: PHASE V PLAN

    Wayne Public School’s Return to School Plan Phase 5 begins on Monday April 19, 2021. This letter is to help the school community understand what the Wayne Schools foodservices team is offering to every student. Wayne Schools is approved until the end of June 2021 to serve free breakfast and free lunch to every student in the district.

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  • WTPS Permanent Substitute Teachers & Per Diem Substitute Teachers Rate Increased!

    UPDATED!
    Effective through 5/7/2021
    WTPS Permanent Substitute Teacher Daily Rate Increased to $225/day. WTPS Per Diem Substitute Teacher Daily Rate Increased to $200/day.

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  • WTPS Phase V Plan Approved

    On March 18, 2021 the Board of Education approved the Wayne Township Public Schools Phase V Return to School plan.

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  • Wellness Newsletter - March Editions

    Dear Parents and Guardians: As we approach the one year mark of the our students and schools being impacted by the COVID pandemic, the Wayne Township Public Schools would like to share the newest Social, Emotional, and Wellness newsletter with our community which includes many family support resources and several timely articles about coping with anxiety during these challenging times.

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  • WTPS Phase V Parent Survey and New FAQs

    March 5, 2021 - Dear Parents and Guardians: Last night, the Board of Education and the community heard a proposal from the administration regarding the next phase (Phase V) of our school reopening plan.

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  • FAQ Update - March 4, 2021

    Additional FAQs have been released.

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  • Board of Education Recognizes 2020-2021 Governor's Educators of the Year

    The Wayne Board of Education proudly recognized the Governor’s Educator of the Year at the February 25th regular meeting. A total of 30 educators were recognized by Assistant Superintendent, Donna Reichman. In recognizing the teachers, Mrs. Reichman said, “Congratulations to all of our winners for their commitment and dedication to our students and the Wayne school community. Each day you inspire our students with your innovative practices, kindness and care. The outstanding work you do to support our students teaches them some of the most important lessons in life and helps shape their future.”

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  • Supporting Your Child During Virtual Learning Workshop

    The Wayne Township Office of Student Support Services is proud to share information regarding an exciting opportunity for parents. The Wayne Special Parents Association (WSPA) will be holding a workshop on Monday, March 1st at 7:00 p.m. to help parents support their child during virtual learning. Two of our WTPS child study team members will be leading the workshop.

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  • FAQ Update

    Additional FAQs have been released.

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  • Phase IV Return to School Plan Approved

    The Board of Education approved the Return to School Plan Phase IV at the February 11, 2021 PWS BOE Meeting

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  • 2021-2022 Kindergarten and New 1st Grade Registration Link is OPEN

    REGISTRATION LINK IS NOW OPEN!
    Registration will take place through each elementary school throughout the month of February. Only a parent or guardian may enroll the child.

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  • January Wellness Newsletter Released

    ​Dear Parents and Guardians​: ​ ​The January Edition of the district's Social, Emotional, and Wellness newsletter​ has been released​. This month's edition includes articles on teaching children resilience, several parent and family support resources, and a link​ for parents to register for a webinar this ​Wednesday, ​January 27th​. at 7:00 p.m. The webinar is​ about supporting the mental health of your teenager during challenging times.

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  • Important Notice from the Superintendent - Virtual Instruction

    January 22, 2021 - Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students: During the past week, we received many emails regarding a variety of concerns about our schools continuing with virtual instruction through mid-February. We recognize all voices, and we acknowledge the validity with almost every point made.

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