Old Farmers Road Elementary School

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School Announcements

  • Spelling Bee The Long Valley Junior Women's Club is sponsoring the 17th Annual Washington Township 4th & 5th Grade Spelling Bee!  Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 9:00 am at the Cucinella School.   To register email Hanna Roth Starr at hannaroth@yahoo.com with:  Student Name, School, Grade & Phone Number.


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  • LVJWC Science Fair

     4th - 8th Grade Science Fair: 

    Learn about the Long Valley Junior Women's Club Science Fair



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    If you are the parent/guardian of a child eligible for kindergarten, or know of any township residents with eligible kindergarten children for the 2019-20 school year, please note the following:

    Registration - By appointment only. During the month of December, call the school your child will be attending to schedule a January 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 2019 appointment:

    Benedict A. Cucinella School - 908-850-3161

    Flocktown-Kossmann School - 908-850-1010

    Old Farmers Road School - 908-876-3865

    Eligibility - Child must be 5 years of age on or before October 1, 2019 - no exceptions.

    Registration Forms - Please obtain and complete registration forms, found HERE, prior to the registration appointment. Parents who do not have access to technology can call the school to pick up the documents.

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  • Blue Ribbon

    OFRS: A 2018 National Blue Ribbon School

    Congratulations to OFRS for achieving the very prestigious National Blue Ribbon School Award! This award exemplifies the hard work and dedication of our entire school community. We could not be more proud to accept this award. Click here for the press release announcing our Exemplary High Performing Blue Ribbon School Award. Please congratulate each other as a piece of this award was earned by every student, parent, faculty, staff, and community member who has supported Old Farmers Road School! Click here for our school profile and application page.

    Click here for Education Secretary DeVos's Announcement 

    Click here for a list of the 8 NJ Public Schools recognized as 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools

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  • Welcome Officer Wurtemberg

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  • NJ DOE Seal

    OFRS has been named a "Top 50" school by the State Department of Education

    Innovative hard work and collaborative child-centered methods have led to impressive outcomes!  
    Bravo OFRS students, faculty, staff and parents! OFRS ranked #2 in Morris County and #30 in New Jersey! Keep in mind, there are 2,516 schools in New Jersey!
    Schools were scored on a several factors picked by the State Department of Education. 
    How the ratings were calculated:
    Elementary and middle schools
    English proficiency: 17.5 percent 
    Math proficiency: 17.5 percent 
    English growth: 25 percent 
    Math growth: 25 percent 
    Chronic absenteeism: 15 percent 
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  • Bowser Greets Visitors

    Bowser greets visitors!

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  • Home and School Connection

    We subscribe to a special monthly newsletter designed for elementary school parents. It is called Home and School Connection. The newsletters are timely, with a monthly emphasis on school success, positive parenting, discipline, academic and life skills, parent involvement and character development. To view these informative newsletters, click on the Principal’s Messages section under Quick Links. On behalf of our entire staff, we thank you all for your continued support as we work together for school success!

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Our Mission

  • The Washington Township Schools, a caring, involved 21st century learning community committed to excellence in education, ensures that all students are provided with an exciting, meaningful learning environment that enables them to become well-rounded, lifelong learners, who reach their full potential as responsible adults.

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