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The mission of the West Deptford Public Schools, valuing our tradition of excellence,
is to develop well rounded, motivated, 21st century thinkers. As a result, learners will transition from competent students to productive and responsible citizens.

West Deptford's Anti-Bullying Coordinator

Dr. Kristin P. O'Neil
(856) 848-4300 ext. 3214
District Anti-Bullying Policy
NJ State HIB Implementation Recommendations

Resources for parents are available on the kindergarten orientation page.

Kindergarten Registration Is Here!

Registration for Kindergarten will be completed by appointment only starting February 18th from 8:00am to 4:00pm. Check our link for more details.

The Fall Newsletter is available to download!
Get it now.

In a continued effort to stay green, the West Deptford School District will again limit the amount of paper copies printed for the newsletter. These copies will be available at the District Office, Riverwinds Community Center, The Township Office, and the West Deptford Library.

West Deptford BOE
Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act
Online School Self Assessment Results for Determining Grades

High School
Middle School
Red Bank

For questions or comments on these results please contact Kevin Kitchenman at

Special Education Updates

Information on available Special Education Programs can be found
in this Memo from the Special Education Department

NJ Special Education Medicaid Initiative (SEMI) Information

NJ Special Education Medicaid Form

West Deptford is now using School Messenger, allowing parents to choose how they are notified of school closings and emergency events. Parents can setup their accounts using Contact Manager.

Centralized Registration

Summer HoursRegular Hours
Monday - Thursday (closed Friday) Monday @ 11AM - 4:00PM
9:00AM - 3:00PM Tuesday to Friday at 9:00AM - 2:00PM

The Centralized Registration Office is located in the West Deptford Board Office at 675 Grove Road West Deptford, NJ 08066. For more information contact Maureen Apat-Maningo at 856-848-4300 ext. 3209 or visit the Registration Info Page

In order to help make this process as efficient as possible we recommend contacting the office above prior to stopping by.

Grade Level School And Looping Refresher

The end of the school year is approaching! Get ready for next year by brushing up on class looping and know what to expect. Parents of 1st and 2nd graders will need to fill out and hand-in the looping permission slip, or Opt-out forms for next year.

More information and the forms can be found on the
Grade Level Schools Information Page

Anti-Bullying Training at West Deptford

In response to recent anti-bullying legislation, new training for faculty and staff at West Deptford Schools is being implemented.
The District will also hold training sessions for the parents of our students this year. As dates are chosen for these trainings, they will be posted on the district's anti-bullying information page and highlighted here.

Support for Families from the New Jersey Department of Education

As parents or guardians, you want nothing more than an excellent education for your children. The NJ Department of Education wants nothing more than to help you achieve this! They have created a family-focused web site at with resources to help you support your child’s education, and navigate your school system. The NJDOE has also opened a “Help Desk” which can be reached through the parent menu option of their toll-free number: 877-900-6960.

Let’s work together for the good of our children. Sign up for the NJDOE mailing list on their web site at or join the mailing list here. We look forward to helping you help your children.

Reminder To Parents

Please keep your child home from school for at least 24 hours after their fever of greater than 100 degrees along with sore throat, cough, diarrhea, and/or vomiting has resolved (without the use of medication).

Together, we can keep our students healthy and successful.