Biographies of the 10 candidates running for the four open seats on the Cherry Hill Board of Education are now available online. The biographies listed in ballot order and are published as submitted by the candidates, unedited. The candidates will participated in a Candidates Forum, sponsored by the Cherry Hill Zone PTA, on October 10, 2019. A video tape of the forum is available on the District YouTube channel.
Barton News Archive
Congratulations to our Barton Eagles who are our Top Earners for our JDRF Fundraiser! Way to go!!
Congratulations to our Barton Eagles who participated in All Cherry Hill Band and Orchestra last night! Way to go!!
Zoe E. - clarinet
Drea D. - flute
Marianna D. - flute
William L. - trombone
Jason P. - trumpet
Jessica Q. - trumpet
Reveilly M. - saxophone
Nayla B. - saxophone
Enzo L. - percussion
Natalie N. - violin
Ariana T. - violin
Emily F. - violin
Zara H. - violin
Important information regarding regarding Genesis Parent Access. Please read this letter for more information.
Thank you to all who participated in the Red Ribbon Week Art Contest. The theme this year was - Life is your Journey, Travel Drug Free. A big congratulations to Juliya R. who won with her poster! Way to go!!
Each month Mr. Sweeney meets with a group of nominated students for what he refers to as an Eagle's Nest meeting. The primary focus of these meetings is to provide students the opportunity to have their voice heard specific to a school-related topic. Something new I'm trying this year is to extend the discussion beyond the Eagle's Nest and give all students at Barton the chance to be heard. Any Barton student can record a short video clip of themselves answering our monthly Eagle's Nest question.
The Cherry Hill Fire Department has been a partner with the Cherry Hill School District providing fire safety education for many years. In 2014 we presented a new program entitled "Safety Smart". Safety Smart is a school-based curriculum that links teachers with community safety experts and parents. Safety Smart is being taught in grades 1, 3, 5 and 6 as part of the Physical/Health Education Program.
The goal of the Safety Smart Program is not only to teach students valuable safety skills, but also to have the students put these skills to use outside of the school environment. A valuable tool to help us evaluate the effectiveness of the program is the parent survey. We ask parents/guardians to please take a few minutes to complete an online Parent Survey so we can determine how, if at all, the instruction is being put to use.
Help us celebrate Barton's 50th by purchasing a commemorative Family Tree leaf. Details pertaining to this fundraiser can be found here.
Know a song that puts a smile on people's faces, has a positive message, or simply makes them want to dance? Complete the Song of the Day nomination form here!
Barton students welcome you to OUR HOUSE as part of #WeekOfRespect2017! Watch our video here.
Thanks to all members of the Barton community for helping us achieve this honor!
Mrs. Alomar and Mrs. Wellborn are being recognized for the help they provided a colleague. They recently assisted this colleague with a major reorganization project within her classroom, making the learning space one in which was more conducive to her students' needs.
Special thanks are in order for our amazing PTA. This summer the PTA committed to donating a set of 30 laptop computers to our school for student use! The PTA's contributions to our school community are so greatly appreciated.