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Anti Harrassment, Intimidation and Bullying Policy (HIB)

HIB Coordinator: 

Mrs. Cira Giarratano
973-334-4162 x239
HIB Specialist: Ms. Lia Lendis
973-334-4162 x368
Affirmative Action
Dr. Gayle Strauss
973-334-4162 x321

Guidance Document for HIB

HIB Self Assessment Grade

Rockaway Valley School Report Card

2011-2012 Progress Targets Action Plan

Title 1


Mrs. Scivetti shows her 

RVS Spirit

during the Pep Rally

on Wednesday, April 16!


REMINDER: 2-hour delay on Tuesday 4-22. Staff Inservice.
Board of Ed Meeting Changes
Parent Advisory Speaker Rescheduled
Parent Advisory Group: Dawn Monaco of the Statewide Parent Advocacy Network will talk to K-4 parents about "Literacy Strategies for Families" on April 10. Joanne Hill will present important information regarding "Extracurricular Activities and the Special Needs Child" on April 22. Click below for more information and RSVP instructions.
Parent Advisory: Extracurricular and Spec Needs (pdf)
Parent Advisory: Literacy Strategies
Buy One-Get One Book Fair Coming Soon!!
Stay tuned the Spring Book Fair (buy one book, get one book free) will be starting soon. Watch for a flyer with more information in the Virtual Backpack.
Revised Calendar 2013-2014
At the regular meeting of the BT BOE on February 26, the Board approved a revised calendar for the current school year indicating that March 14 will be a full day of school. Copies of this calendar with receipt acknowledgement were sent home on February 27. Click "More" below to print a pdf copy.
2013-2014 Revised Calendar
Calendar Adjustment - Snow Days
Parents please take note: We have used snow days on 12/17, 1/3, 2/3 and 2/5, 2/13 and 2/14. Only three snow days were built into this year's calendar. Consequently, as noted on the current school calendar, SCHOOL WILL BE IN SESSION ON MONDAY, APRIL 14, TUESDAY, APRIL 15 and WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16. These will be full days of school. As of now, School will still be closed on Thursday, April 17 and Friday, April 18. Please make a note of this when scheduling appointments, etc., for your children during this week.
Sports Calendar
Find the sports calendar here: Click on For Students (above), then Athletics, then Athletic calendar.
District Calendar 2014-2015 (pdf)
The Board of Education revised the 2014-2015 School Year District Calendar at its March 12 meeting. Click more for the correct calendar.
Weekly Podcast News
Falcon 411 is a weekly news update made by students for the RVS school community. Access this informative podcast through the Virtual Backpack and click on Falcon 411 for all the news!
Now Hiring: Substitute Teachers and Substitute Nurses
Call 973-334-4162 ext. 321 for further information about substituting at Rockaway Valley School
2014-2015 Preschool Applications
If you are interested in enrolling your child in the Rockaway Valley School Preschool program, please click the Preschool button (on the left) to learn more about our program or download an application.
Honeywell Instructions for Parents (pdf)
United Alert Link
Click more to access the link to United Alert, Boonton Township's municipal alert system.

Upcoming Events
Tue Apr 22
 2-hr Delayed opening; staff inservice
 Parent Advisory Meeting, 7:30 "Extracurricular Activities & Spec Needs Child", Joanne Hill
Wed Apr 23
 May Lunch orders due today
 BOE Meeting, 7:30 Library
Mon Apr 28
 NJ ASK 7/8 LA
Tue Apr 29
 NJ ASK 7/8 LA
Wed Apr 30
 NJ ASK 7/8 Math
Thu May 1
 School Spirit Day/food drive
 NJ ASK Math 7th
 NJ ASK Science 8th
 Grade 8 Parent/Student meeting 7 pm (trip '14)
Mon May 5
 NJ ASK 5/6 LA


Lunch Orders

Please create your lunchworks accounts ASAP.  May lunch orders are due on 4/23.  June lunch orders are due on 5/23.

Boonton Township Public Schools - Rockaway Valley School
11 Valley Road, Boonton Township, NJ 07005
Phone: 973-334-4162 Fax: 973-316-6956