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Find information on the following news, and more, in this week's DISCOVER.

  • Genesis Portals Open August 5!
  • Military Alumni Invited to View Tribute
  • Alumni in the News
District Matters
Genesis Portals Open August 5:
Forms Must Be Completed to View Schedules/Teacher Assignments
The Genesis Parent/Student Access portals will open on Monday, August 5, 2019 in order for parents, and students in Grades 6-12, to complete all district-required forms. Only the Contacts and Forms Library will be available during this time. 

The portals will open on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 after 3:00 p.m. to view secondary schedules and on Thursday, August 22, 2019 after 3:00 p.m. for elementary teacher assignments, provided that all required forms have been completed and submitted. 

For students in grades 6-12, BOTH PARENT AND STUDENT will have required forms to complete before viewing their schedule. For detailed instructions on how to complete these forms, click HERE.
Reading Matters
Summer Reading/Assignments
LHS Summer Reading LOLLAPALOOZA!
Student Matters
Alumni Invited to View Tribute
Livingston High School's military alumni are invited to visit the "Wall of Honor" that has been installed in the LHS Guidance Department. The office will be open for visitors on Monday, August 26, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The purpose of the wall is to remember, recognize and celebrate all LHS graduates who have chosen to enter into the military and serve our country. The display, which includes artwork and plaques currently features 84 names!
Parent Matters
Be "In the Know" This Summer!
LPS invites parents to visit our "Parent Resources" page to find information regarding the Genesis portal, academic calendars, food services, new student registration, transportation, district communications, forms, and more.

In addition, to subscribe to news based on your child's school and your interests, visit our "District Communications" page and sign up for newsletters, e-blasts, and more. 
Parent Academy
Our new Parent Academy website is designed to ensure that all resources provided at our events are accessible to all community members. We hope you find these helpful as you engage in your child’s education!
Kindergarten Pre-Registration
Click below for information on Kindergarten Pre-Registration for Livingston Public Schools!
Update Emergency Contacts
To ensure that you receive all school district communication messages, please make sure to update your contacts in our automated Alert System.

Please log into your Genesis Parent Portal account and under “CONTACTS” be sure that you have checked off the box for "Emergency Broadcast" for any phone numbers/email addresses at which you wish to receive these messages.
Don't Miss That Call/Text:
In the case of an emergency, or weather-related school closing, or school bus transportation issues, our alert system allows us to quickly communicate with parents and staff by text, email and phone. Please make sure that your contact information is up to date. Log on to Genesis and click the "Contacts" tab at the top of the page to review the information that is currently on file. Please be sure to check the "Emergency Broadcast" box to receive Emergency Broadcast Messages. Don't forget to save all changes.
What's On Your Mind?
We're interested in hearing what's on your mind. Share a story. Ask a question. Let us know about your concerns, anything from school safety and security to budget matters. Give a shout out to a special teacher. Talk with the Superintendent or Board of Education. Email your message c/o the Communications and Community Outreach Coordinator.
Community Matters
Shining Stars offers "funtastic programs for exceptional individuals." Learn more HERE!
Chinese as a Second Language Courses
Livingston Huaxia Chinese School (LHXCS), a non-profit organization with a 17 year history, provides Chinese as a Second Language courses for students from non-Chinese speaking families. For more information, and/or to register for the 2019-2020 school year, click on the links below.
Visit the Livingston Public Library's website to find out about all of the exciting, educational programs offered!
The Livingston Advisory Committee for Disabilities (LACD) offers great programs, free of charge, for people with special needs and their families. See below for more LACD programs!
Employment Opportunities
Substitute Nurses
Livingston Public Schools is seeking substitute school nurses. Applicants must hold current license issued by the NJ Board of Nursing as a professional registered nurse (RN) and possess or be eligible for a Substitute Nurse Certificate. CPR/AED certification is required. Interested candidates should contact Carolyn Ross at cross@livingston.org
Cafeteria/Playground Aids
Livingston Public Schools is always looking for cafeteria and playground aides.Those who are interested should download the application, or stop by the Central Office at 11 Foxcroft Drive to pick up an application!
Crossing Guards
The Township of Livingston continues to look for crossing guards for its many posts throughout town. Crossing guards provide an important service to our students, helping them navigate the streets around our schools safely each day. Click HERE for application.
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