Orange Public Schools

451 Lincoln Avenue, Orange, NJ 07050



District News and Information

 Orange Page Turners The Orange Page Turners
Reading Challenge - Update
Over 461,000 pages read!
The Orange Page Turners Reading Challenge is halfway to its goal of one million pages read, from November 25, 2016, to April 16, 2017. . . More
Special Election  
The Orange Board of Education
Special Election
The residents of Orange voted in the November 2016 election that the Board of Education( BOE) members would be elected by the citizens of Orange, and not appointed by the Mayor. Currently there are seven BOE members, however, an elected Board requires nine members by State Statute.

The City of Orange Board of Education will hold a Special Election on March 14, 2017, for the two additional members.  .  .  More
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The Orange Page Turners  
The Orange Page Turners
Reading Challenge
The Orange Board of Education is partnering with the City of Orange Township to promote reading and will launch The Orange Page Turners Reading Challenge on Thursday, November 17, 5:00 p.m., at the Orange Public Library. Click here for flyer in English.

 Beyond Measure
The Orange Public Schools
Present: Beyond Measure
On December 5, from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m., at Orange Preparatory Academy, the Orange Public School District’s Mathematics and Science Department will host a screening and discussion of the movie Beyond Measure. . . More.

 The Odd Couple The Odd Couple, You’ve Seen It Before, But Never Like This!

Did you know that in 1985, Neil Simon revised The Odd Couple for a female cast? The Odd Couple (Female Version) is based on the same story line and same lead characters, now called Olive Madison and Florence Ungar and centers on the relationship between messy Olive and compulsively neat Florence, after Florence separates from her husband and moves in with Olive. . . More

Teen Summit  
Orange Teen Summit 2016
A Day of Education and Recreation 

The 7th Annual Orange Teen Summit will take place on Saturday, November 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., at Lincoln Avenue School. The event is for 7th - 12th graders, parents, mentors and Orange district staff. For more information and to complete the required registration, click here.

 Town Hall Meeting
Superintendent’s Town Hall Meeting
On Wednesday, November 2, 6:00 p.m., at Lincoln Avenue School, Superintendent of Schools, Mr. Ronald C. Lee, will host a Town Hall Meeting. Members of the Orange community are invited to attend this public forum.
 Parent Assessment Bulletin
Parental Notification of Standardized Assessment Calendar
The Orange Public School District has established its testing calendar for the 2016-2017 school year. 
 Revised District Calendar
Revised 2016-2017 District Calendar
The Orange Public School District's calendar has been revised to reflect a 2:30 p.m. dismissal for students on October 10, 2016.
Self-Assessment for Determining Grades Under ABR  
Orange Public School District
School Self-Assessment for Determining Grades Under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights (ABR)
Forum Presentation  
Superintendent's Forum Presentation for the 2016-2017 Opening of Schools
Superintendent Ronald C. Lee presented district goals, objectives and achievements, for the past school year, including staff recognition and awards.
 Happening Now Back to School Safety Tips

Please see the following information provided by the Supervisor of Health/Physical Education K-7, Ms. Saundra Gray, to help families stay safe during the opening of school.

  • Ten Ways to Help Protect Your Child From Germs and Illness at School
  • Back to School Safety Tips for Parents, Students and Drivers
  • Emergency Care Guide
Click here for Back to School Safety Tips.
Middle States Association  

Orange Public Schools Earn Middle States Accreditation

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — The Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools announced today that the Orange Public School District in Orange N.J., earned accreditation, the gold standard for measuring and evaluating school performance. . More

District and School Grade Report  
 Anti-Bullying Bills of Rights Act (ABR) (P.L.2010, c122), District Grades
Strategic Plan  

Orange Board of Education
Strategic Plan 2014-2021
The Orange Board of Education has approved the district's Strategic Plan 2014-2021. This document was a collaborative effort between Orange Public Schools administrators, Board of Education members, staff, parents, community members and students.

New Jersey Health Initiatives Announce
$2 Million in Grants
to Ten Community Coalitions Across the State
Four-Year Initiative Will Help Build a Culture of Health in New Jersey
Orange, NJ (July 14, 2015) - New Jersey Health Initiative (NJHI), a statewide grantmaking program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), today announced . . More

Congratulations to Orange High School for the
District's AP Honor Roll Status
 AP Honor Roll
Orange Township Public School District is one of 547 school districts
in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board . .  More
 Have you moved?

Reminder to Families from the Central Registration Department

Have you changed any of the following information: Address, Apartment number, Contact phone numbers (home, cell, work or emergency contact)? If yes, please contact the Central Registration Department at (973) 677-4000, Ext. 6044 to update your information.

Dress Policy  

Orange Public Schools Required Dress

The Orange Township Public School District adheres to a dress code policy. Please click the link below for required dress by grade level and school. 


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