Thursday Clubs Begin Today

Thu, Jan 11 6:37am

Dear Families,   Thank you so much for your interest in CP Clubs. We hope your children have fun!   If you are picking up your children, please be at the Library doors by 4:00 sharp.   Because many st ... [More]

Mix-It-Up now Available for 3rd Grade

Mon, Jan 8 10:42am

Dear Parents,   We would like to now open Mix-It-Up to 3rd Graders. Please note that recipes will be the SAME from last semester.   Thank you, Katie

Club Registration & Start Dates

Sun, Jan 7 1:41pm

Hi CP Parents,   Happy New Year!   There are still a few club spots available if you haven’t registered. Registration closes tomorrow night, Monday, Jan. 8. If you would like to register, please visit ... [More]

Open Clubs

Thu, Jan 4 10:46am

Dear Parents,   Thank you for your interest in clubs. Some clubs still have spots. Registration closes tomorrow at 3 pm.   Mr. Filson has agreed to run another section of Breakout EDU on Friday. If yo ... [More]

Clubs Registration Opens at 8:00

Wed, Jan 3 7:26pm

Dear Parents,   Thank you for your support of CP Clubs.   This is a friendly reminder that registration begins tonight at 8 pm.   If you have not already created an account, you may want to do so as m ... [More]

Clubs Registration Tonight

Wed, Jan 3 7:18am

Dear Parents,   Please wait until tonight at 8 pm to register for clubs. General registration begins at 8 pm.   Pre-registration is ONLY open to teachers and parent volunteers.   Thank you, Katie

Clubs Volunteers Still Needed

Tue, Jan 2 7:15pm

Dear Parents, Happy New Year!! We still need volunteers for some of the winter clubs. You get a free club for every club you volunteer for, as well as priority registration.  You do not have to volunt ... [More]

Mistake in Clubs Flyer

Fri, Dec 22 6:20am

Dear Parents,   Please note there was a mistake in the clubs flyer.   Stories and Slime on Wednesday is for Grades 2-3. Stories and Slime on Tuesday is for Grades K-1.   Please find the revised flyers ... [More]

Winter Clubs - Registration January 3rd

Thu, Dec 21 2:36pm

Dear Parents,   Please find the flyers for Winter Clubs attached. Clubs will begin on Thursday, January 11th. Registration is Wednesday, Jan. 3rd.   As always, we are looking for parent volunteers for ... [More]

Parker Bear Book Fair: Postponed!!

Fri, Dec 1 3:37pm

The Parker Bear Book Fair is being postponed until March. Our book fair vendor had a flood in their warehouse and the inventory was ruined. The new dates of the book fair will be March 7th - March 10t ... [More]

Food Donations needed to help JW Reach the 10,000 Pound Mark!

Wed, Nov 29 11:30am

The end of JW's Students Change Hunger Challenge Food Drive is rapidlly approaching -- and they are getting so close to their goal of collecting 10,000 pounds of food to donate to Mercer Street Friend ... [More]

So Thankful for Your Donations to the Winter Coat and Clothing Drive!

Tue, Nov 28 11:56am

A very belated but heartfelt thank you to the CP family for all of your donations to the Winter Coat and Clothing Drive earlier this month!    Those of you who walked through the CP lobby on the Frida ... [More]

Terhune Pie Pickup!

Mon, Nov 20 4:35pm

If you ordered Terhune pies, please remember to collect them from the school lobby on Tuesday, November 21st from 2:30-3:45pm or Wednesday, November 22nd from 8:00-8:45am. Pies that are not collected ... [More]

Parker Bear Book Fair Information - Dates, Volunteer Opportunities, Waffle Party!!

Sun, Nov 19 8:34pm

The Parker Bear Book Fair is fast approaching!  The Book Fair will be held Wednesday, December 6 through Friday, December 8 from 8:00 am – 3:30 pm and Saturday, December 9th from 9:00 am – 11:00 am.  ... [More]

Shop at

Fri, Nov 17 8:19am

Dear Parents and Teachers, The shopping season is coming. When you shop at Amazon, please remember to use the link instead of That way, Community Park School receives ... [More]

LAST CHANCE - CP Winter Coat and Clothing Drive

Thu, Nov 16 4:14pm

Clean out those closets TODAY! Then, come help us sort donations TOMORROW! The Winter Coat & Clothing Drive ends tomorrow, so this is your last chance to find all of those coats, boots, snow suits, an ... [More]

Reminder: Bring in those gently used Halloween Costumes before tomorrow, November 17th!

Thu, Nov 16 7:12am

Please bring your gently used Halloween costumes to the drop box in the CP lobby by tomorrow, Friday November 17.  The costumes will be donated to candy hungry ghosts and goblins next Halloween.  Than ... [More]

CP: We have got it in the Bag!

Wed, Nov 15 6:43am

    The Sustainability Committee and the Green Team are excited to announce that the Trex Challenge has begun at CP!    Students and staff can now recycle plastic bags, dry cleaner bags, ziplock bags ... [More]

Winter Clothing Drive is NEXT WEEK!

Fri, Nov 10 10:33am

The long weekend offers the perfect chance to go through closets and drawers and find all of those clothing items that don't fit so they can find happy new homes!    We are looking for winter coats, s ... [More]

Halloween Costume Drive

Tue, Nov 7 9:34pm

  Wondering what to do with your old costumes now that Halloween is over? Well wonder no longer, because the CP PTO is sponsoring a Halloween Costume Drive! Please bring your gently used Halloween cos ... [More]

CP Library Parent Volunteers

Mon, Nov 6 10:13am

CP Families-   Are you looking for a way to get more involved at CP? Volunteer at the CP Library!   Mrs. Jones and the CP Library Volunteers Committee are looking for parents to help shelve books and ... [More]

Reminder: Please return your child's UNICEF boxes to the front office

Fri, Nov 3 1:31pm

Thanks to all children and families who took their UNICEF boxes out while trick-or-treating this week!  Please return the boxes with enclosed donations to the FRONT OFFICE when you can.    Thanks so much! Sarah

Don’t forget to order your pies!

Thu, Nov 2 10:00pm

Don't forget to place your orders for pies by Monday, November 6th. (this coming Monday!) You can find extra order forms on the podium in the school lobby if you need one. There will be a pie party fo ... [More]

Silvergraphics - Deadline approaching!

Sat, Oct 28 11:03am

Hi CP Parents, Silvergraphics order forms went home last week. The form you received displayed your child's art, and included an order form with items to purchase. The order forms are due Monday, Octo ... [More]

UNICEF Trick or Treat Boxes are coming home today!

Wed, Oct 25 6:04pm

UNICEF Trick-or-Treat boxes are going home in your child's folder today! Children can take them out as they trick or treat, helping UNICEF provide emergency relief assistance for children impacted by ... [More]

Open Party Boards are up on Konstella! Sign Up before they Fill Up!

Wed, Oct 25 12:43pm

All open party board spots are up on Konstella!  It's simple to sign up!  Just login to Konstella, and in your "Feed" you will see a list of open parties where you can reserve and pay for your spot.  ... [More]

Clubs Flyers to go Paperless

Thu, Oct 19 6:11am

Dear Parents, In an effort to reduce paper use, the Clubs Committee would like to send out future clubs flyers via Konstella and School Messenger. Please expect the Winter Clubs Flyer in January. Plea ... [More]

Got any questions for the Board of Ed. Candidates?

Mon, Oct 9 7:42pm

Just a reminder that our next PTO meeting is Wednesday, October 11 at 6:30pm at the school cafeteria and will include an opportunity to hear from the six Princeton Board of Education candidates.    Th ... [More]

Students Change Hunger Challenge Food Drive

Fri, Oct 6 6:04pm

John Witherspoon Middle School is collecting food for Mercer Street Friends, our area's central food bank, with much of the food being distributed through local pantries like Arm in Arm and the Trento ... [More]

John Witherspoon Middle School's "Super Saturday" is on Oct 14th

Thu, Oct 5 10:02pm

John Witherspoon Middle School is hosting its annual Super Saturday event on Saturday, Oct 14th from  11am to 3pm.    The family-friendly event is JW’s largest fundraiser and especially fun for younge ... [More]

THANK YOU from Mrs. Almodovar

Wed, Oct 4 7:29am

A picture says 1,00 words. Words can't begin to describe the feeling I got when I saw all of the things that our AMAZING parents and staff had donated. This was two days worth of collecting, and our c ... [More]

Meet the Board of Ed. Candidates at Next PTO Meeting - Submit Your Questions Now

Tue, Oct 3 7:44pm

CP Families, Our next PTO meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 11 at 6:30pm at the school cafeteria.  With Election Day rapidly approaching, candidates for the Princeton Board of Education will ... [More]

Photo Day

Tue, Oct 3 5:49pm

Dear parents, CP Photo day was today. Thank you to all who turned in your envelope payments on time! All students had a photo taken today. The deadline for payments to be received is this Friday, Octo ... [More]

Back to School Night Coming Up This Thursday, Sept. 28

Fri, Sep 22 6:54pm

Hello, CP parents.  A reminder that CP Back to School Night is this coming Thursday night, Sept. 28, at 7pm at Community Park School.   Later that evening, the Ivy Inn (248 Nassau Street) will be hold ... [More]

CP Clubs: A few parent volunteers still needed & a few more spots available

Wed, Sep 20 10:01am

Dear CP Parents,   Thank you for your support of CP Clubs! The teachers are excited about them starting next week.   We still need a few more parent volunteers for Monday, Wednesday and Friday clubs. ... [More]

Club Volunteers Needed

Sat, Sep 16 8:05am

Dear Parents, We still need parent volunteers for some clubs. Volunteering can be a fun way to see your child interact with their peers and teachers. If you volunteer, your child will get to participa ... [More]

Blue Sombrero Registration

Fri, Sep 15 9:09am

Dear Parents, It has come to our attention that when registering for clubs, Blue Sombrero requires the gender of both the parent and the child. In addition, Blue Sombrero gives only two options for ge ... [More]

Save the Date for Oct. 20th Party Board Sign Up Event!

Thu, Sep 14 11:17am

This year we are starting a new CP tradition. We are moving up the date of our Party Board Sign Up Event (this is our BIG fundraiser) to October 20th (this is replacing the January pancake dinner), bu ... [More]

Club Registration is NOT OPEN until Monday at 8pm.

Wed, Sep 13 5:17pm

Hi All,   I'm sorry for any confusion, but clubs registration is NOT open. If the system is open and working when you create your account, it is only because we are testing it. Anyone who registers be ... [More]

After School Clubs are Back!

Wed, Sep 13 3:51pm

Dear Parents, Fall Clubs are back! Registration will begin Monday, September 18th at 8:00 pm. Please create an account and add your child(ren) as participants in order to be ready to register at 8:00 ... [More]

Join your child's assigned CP classroom

Mon, Sep 4 10:17am

Hi CP Parents, I can't believe school starts in a few days! But since it does, If you haven't already joined your new classroom(s) on Konstella, please do so. After joining your child's classroom, you ... [More]

Back to School Supplies Drive and Distribution

Thu, Aug 3 6:49am

  Happy Summer CP Families,    Believe it or not, school is just around the corner and Princeton Human Services is organizing a back to school supplies drive to help children from low-income families ... [More]