The PTA sure knows how to spoil the teachers of Forrest School! For Teacher Appreciation Week, the staff of Forrest enjoyed a catered lunch, tons of delicious snacks, hallway decorations, and a breakfast hosted by our wonderful principal Mr. Placenti.
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The 4th Graders danced the night away at their "Glow" Party! Thank you to our PTA for putting together such a memorable event.
1 day ago, John A. Forrest School
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On Friday, May 17th, Forrest held another successful Field Day! Shoutout to Mr. Villanella and our parent volunteers for a fun and wet day!
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On Monday, April 8th, the 1st graders had the opportunity to dine in the Forrest School Bistro! Students learned all about proper dining etiquette from our Manner's Monday Committee while enjoying a delicious 3-course meal. Thank you to our parent volunteers for helping to make this a memorable experience for our students!
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Forrest School's blacktop turned into a Solar Eclipse viewing party for staff, students & parents after school on Monday! It was wonderful to experience this amazing event together!
about 1 month ago, John A. Forrest School
Mr. Placenti and a 3rd grader pointing out the start of the eclipse!
Forrest staff & students taking a look!
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Relaxing & soaking in the eclipse!
During the month of March, the teachers of Forrest School selected their favorite books to battle it out in the Tournament of Books! Each class listened to and voted on their favorite books weekly. The final two books in the championship round were "The Book With No Pictures" and "The Day the Crayons Quit". With a wopping 207 votes the winner was...... "The Book With No Pictures" by B.J. Novak! Thank you to Miss Lombardi for organizing such a wonderful event for our students!
about 2 months ago, John A. Forrest School
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Forrest School had an "out of this world" experience visiting the moon with Mr. Matt from What's Out There Star lab! Students learned all about the phases of the moon, what a solar eclipse is, and took a look at how the moon travels across the night sky!
2 months ago, John A. Forrest School
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On Friday, March 1st, Forrest School welcomed members of the Memorial Middle School Honors Society to read to all classes! Students & teachers enjoyed listening to a variety of books read by the former Forrest School students.
3 months ago, John A. Forrest School
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On Monday, the students and staff of Forrest School celebrated Mardi Gras! Our Mardi Gras celebration was a fun cultural experience for our students. Thank you to Madame Kazamir and Mrs. Knitel for creating such a fun and educational learning opportunity.
3 months ago, John A. Forrest School
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On Thursday, February 8th, the students of Forrest rocked the 100th day of school!
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Parents, Please remit payment for the chocolate sale by this Friday, December 22nd. Payment can be cash or check made out to "John A. Forrest PTA." Thank you, Forrest School PTA
5 months ago, John A. Forrest
Perfect day for the Forrest School Fall Festival!!! Thank you to our amazing PTA and parent volunteers.
7 months ago, John A. Forrest
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Our students and staff had such a fun week focusing on respect, friendships, self-love, fairness, and kindness. The week ended with a popsicle pajama dance party focused on the Six Pillars of Character.
8 months ago, John A. Forrest
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Forrest staff and students had a wonderful opening day! Thank you to our amazing PTA for decorating the grounds and doorways for our students.
9 months ago, John A. Forrest School
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Good Evening Fair Lawn Parents/Guardians, The Fair Lawn Board of Education is working with Strategic Educational Advantage (“SEA”) Search firm to assist it in identifying a Superintendent of Schools to lead the Fair Lawn Public Schools. As part of this process, SEA is seeking input from our families. Your input will help build the profile, characteristics, and experience the new superintendent will possess. We thank you for assisting and your participation in this process. You are invited to participate on Tuesday, June 13th at 7:30pm in the FLHS Auditorium so that you can provide feedback and hear about the timeline and process. Thank you for participating if you are able to make it. Sincerely, Ron Barbarulo, FL BOE President
12 months ago, FL Superintendent
On Tuesday, Forrest School students celebrated Eid al-Fatr (the end of Ramadan) with a whole school assembly. During the celebration, 7 students presented what the holiday means to the Muslim community and how each of their families recognize the holiday. In addition students viewed two videos and ended the festivities with a school-wide song led by Mrs. Knitel. Thank you to the Forrest Equity Team for creating such a fun learning experience for our students.
about 1 year ago, John A. Forrest
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Our 1st grade students had so much fun at their first Manners Monday. Thank you to our parent volunteers for helping to make this such a memorable event for our students.
about 1 year ago, John A. Forrest School
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Manners Monday
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The beautification of the Forrest School grounds is in full effect thanks to our amazing Building and Grounds Department. We are in the process of replacing many of our older bushes and flowers with new shrubs and perennial plants.
about 1 year ago, John A. Forrest
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The things we do to promote reading............ 12 Forrest School staff members volunteered to get slimed as part of our students reaching their Read-A-Thon goal of over 6,000 total minutes read. The top readers and donors had a blast getting to slime our staff. Thank you to Mrs. Cook, Mrs. Duncan, and Mrs. Perrotta for all your help.
about 1 year ago, John A. Forrest
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Ringling Brothers has nothing on us...... Thank you to PTA for bringing the Circus Arts Residency to Forrest School. Our 1st and 2nd grade students had a blast showing off their new CLOWN skills.
about 1 year ago, John A. Forrest
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