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Welcome to Somerdale Park School’s website. Somerdale Park School serves just about 460 students from PK-Eighth grade. Our diverse population allows for the students to value different cultures and it also prepares our students to thrive in a diverse world. Somerdale is located in Camden County and has a population of approximately 5,100 people.

The mission of the Somerdale School District, in active partnership with the community and staff, is to provide a safe and supportive environment which offers all students the opportunity to develop academically, socially, physically and emotionally, and to create students who are inquisitive and value learning not, only now, but also in the future. We aspire to provide a broad range of educational opportunities in a nurturing environment designed to challenge all students to strive for personal excellence, achieve the New Jersey Student Learning Standards and become responsible citizens in this rapidly changing world.

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Recent News

Preschool and Kindergarten Registration
Preschool registration for the 2024-25 school year will be Thursday, May 2 & Friday May 3. Kindergarten registration for the 2024-25 school year will be Thursday, May 9 & Friday, May 10. All dates are by appointment only. Please call Mrs. Poole at 856-783-6261 extension 813 to schedule an appointment.
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Middle School Read Across America Challenge
The NJHS is challenging the students to read and record the time they read during the week of March 4-8. Students are to record the book they are reading and the number of minutes they read.Any silent independent reading counts, including KBAR. It can be done in any class where the teacher gives permission and at home. Teachers can also use this activity as a grade for the week or even as extra credit. There will be prizes for the top student in each grade. If you have any questions, please contact Cristin Butler or Jess Palo, or ask an NJHS member!
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K-5 Read Across America Challenge
This year the NJHS is challenging the students to Read Across America during the week of March 4-8. We will be setting up a bulletin board at the top of C-wing with a large map of the Continental United States. Every time your class reads a book set in the United States, they can add a car to the map. The class with the most states covered will win a special prize. We have also attached a handout with links to many websites that list books by the states they are set in to help you out. If you have any questions, please contact Cristin Butler or Jess Palo, or ask an HJHS member!
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Read Across America Week
March 4 - 8 is Read Across America week. Please see below for the associated dress down days throughout the week.
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Spring 2024 Baseball & Softball Registration
**Exciting News Alert!** 🎉 Get ready for an action-packed season of Somerdale Baseball & Softball! 🎉 🌷 Spring 2024 Registration is NOW OPEN! 🌷 Secure your child's spot for an unforgettable season of teamwork, growth, and sportsmanship. Sign up for t-ball, baseball, or softball-ages 5 to 18 are welcome! Visit our website to register today: 📲 🏟️ Winter Clinics Coming Soon! 🏟️ Gear up for success with our winter clinics at our heated indoor practice facility starting as soon as we have enough teams ready to practice. Remember, registration is a must to participate. Let's hit it out of the park together! ⚾️🥎 Have questions or need assistance? Our friendly SBSA board members are here for you! Feel free to reach out to any of us. Your baseball and softball journey begins here! ⚾️🥎 Let's make Spring 2024 a season to remember! 🌸🌈 #SomerdaleBaseballSoftball #Spring2024 #PlayBall #TeamworkMakesTheDreamWork ⚾️🥎⚾️🥎⚾️🥎
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Chestnut Avenue Construction
Please see the statement attached below regarding the construction project on Chestnut Avenue scheduled to begin on 09/11/23. This project is expected to take 2 to 3 weeks to complete.
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BOE Meetings

Upcoming Board Meeting
Date: February 8, 2024
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Music Room

 Meeting Details

For meetings held in person, face coverings are required.
You can review the agenda on our web page as it gets closer to the date and the public can utilize our WiFi to view it electronically during the meeting.



Action may be taken at each meeting.  The Somerdale Board of Education via this communication is providing the public notice of the meetings:  In person meetings will be held in the Music Room and all meetings are scheduled to begin at 6:30 pm.  The district reserves the right to hold meetings remotely via Zoom depending on health conditions.  If the district decides to hold a meeting remotely, information will be provided on the website 48 hours prior to the meeting.



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