August 1, 2022
DORCHESTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
NEW FAMILY MEET & GREET
MONDAY, AUGUST 22, 2022
As you look forward to starting at Dorchester School, we invite you to our New Family Meet & Greet. During this visit, parents will receive a tour of the school while their children receive a separate tour and get to know other new students at their grade levels.
Please RSVP by August 8
201-930-5600 ext. 100
Please see below for additional important information for new families:
Required Medical Paperwork
As legally required, our Health Office requests that you submit a current physical and immunization schedule for your student. If you have not already sent in the forms, please bring them with you to the Meet & Greet. You may also send them via fax (201-307-8907) or e-mail directly to Nurse Baker (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Woodcliff Lake Schools Communication System
This invitation is being sent via Constant Contact, our tool for communicating information to our parents on a weekly and as-needed basis. Each Thursday, you will receive our Thursday Information for Parents and Students (TIPS) via this e-mail system. One of the e-mail addresses you have provided has been entered into this system. If you would like to add additional e-mails, you may do so by clicking HERE and following the links.
Dorchester Dismissal Procedure
We follow a dismissal procedure to ensure the safety of our students. You will be receiving more complete information soon. In the meantime, please consider which of these dismissal options will best fits your needs:
- Walker/Biker - student dismissed with no supervision beyond school doors
- Car Line 1 - for families whose youngest child is in Kindergarten, 1st grade, 4th grade, or 5th grade
- Car Line 2 - for families whose youngest child is in 2nd or 3rd grade
- Bus - if eligible
- After-the-Bell - if registered
We hope your summer days have included some relaxing time for reading. Click here for information on our Summer Reading Program.
... and be sure to visit the PFA Webpage for important information regarding School Supplies and the school Directory.
Dorchester School Principal
201-930-5600 ext. 166