Pittsgrove Township Elementary Schools, Norma School, Elmer School and Olivet School, are committed to creating an environment where all students reach their highest level of academic, emotional and social achievement. All members of the school community will strive to create a safe environment where students demonstrate P.R.I.D.E., and will be able to develop into productive global citizens.
Welcome Winter: Jump into January . . .
Parent Teacher Conferences: Thanks to all parents/guardians for attending Parent Teacher Conferences. Your participation is truly appreciated!
Our schools will be closed on Monday, January 19th in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday.
We will have an Early Dismissal Day with a 12:15 PM closing on Thursday, January 29th for Professional Staff Development.
Please be advised that school will be closed for students on Friday, January 30th for a teacher In-Service Day.
The midpoint of the 2nd Trimester is February 3rd. Progress Reports will be sent home on February 11th.
Enjoy these Fun Winter Facts:
- The world’s biggest snowflake fell on January 28, 1887, in Ft. Keogh,
- The heaviest snowfall on record was in Silver Lake, Colorado, on April 14-
15, 1921, when the town received 67 inches of fresh snow in 24 hours!
- The largest single snowstorm on record lasted five days in Alaska, 1955,
and left more than 141-1/2 feet of snow!
- The biggest hailstone recorded fell in South Dakota on July 23, 2010. It
was the size of a softball and weighed almost 2 pounds.
Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home. ~Edith Sitwell