Kingston School: Respect and Responsibility
Welcome to a very special place for children where wonderful things will happen! Administrators, caring and supportive teachers and staff, and enthusiastic and involved parents, collaborate and work closely together to provide the best educational experience for the students in Kingston Elementary School. Kingston School is located on Kingston Road in the Kingston Estates section , and is part of the award-winning Cherry Hill, New Jersey school district. There are approximately 400 students attending Kingston School in Grades K - 5, coming to us from all over the world with various cultural backgrounds. Our school was built in 1956, and is named after the community in which it is located. Our school colors are blue and white, and our school mascot is the Kingston Bulldog.
Kingston School takes special pride in its faculty and staff and their dedication to the education of their students.
Kingston School is supported by an active PTA and is known as a tight knit community where our children come first.
Registration is now open for the SAT/PSAT 4-Day Workshop and the College Essay 4-Day Workshop, with a choice of two sessions, this summer. Details and registration form are available online.
Cherry Hill Board of Education member and parent Mrs. Jane Scarpellino, Assistant Superintendent Dr. Justin Smith, and CHPS parent and community member Mrs. Miriam Stern testified at the NJ State Assembly Budget Hearing in Trenton on March 27, 2019 to advocate for increased state funding for our district. Mrs. Scarpellino also testified at the NJ State Senate Budget Hearing on March 28, 2019. Available here are Mrs. Scarpellino's statement, Ms. Stern's statement, and Dr. Smith's statement.
After the New Jersey Department of Education announced on Thursday, March 7, 2019, that the Cherry Hill Public Schools (CHPS) will receive $18,424,908 in aid for the 2019-2020 school year, members of the Fair Funding for Cherry Hill Schools Committee, CHPS Administration, the Cherry Hill Board of Education, and Cherry Hill Township met with Assemblypersons Lou Greenwald and Pamela Lampitt on Friday, March 8 to express concerns about the funding. An overview of this meeting, including next steps, is available online.
Cherry Hill Board of Education President Mr. Eric Goodwin and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Joseph Meloche have released a statement regarding the years of inadequate funding for our schools. Community members are invited to the Fair Funding Committee Meetings on the fourth Thursday of the month. Next meeting: Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 7 pm, Malberg Administration Building.
LaCoyya H. Weathington