Postponement of In-person Winter Clubs

Wed, Jan 19 9:50am

Due to the current high risk categorization of Covid-19 in our region and at the advisement of the Princeton Health Department, Johnson Park has decided to hold off the start of in-person Afterschool ... [More]

Important News from the JP PTO

Tue, Jan 18 2:32pm

Dear JP friends,   In order to streamline Konstella announcements, we are condensing our news updates.  Here are important developments from your PTO:   1) New PTO appointments: At the December PTO me ... [More]

Request for Extension of the Masking Mandate for New Jersey Schools

Mon, Jan 10 9:25pm

***UPDATE***   Dear Parents, Teachers and Staff,   Please be informed that shortly after I sent out my communication below, Governor Murphy has announced during his coronavarus briefing  that "the mas ... [More]

Info Session for the Facilities Stewardship Referendum

Mon, Jan 10 2:35pm

Dear Parents, Teachers and Staff,   As you are certainly aware by now, there is a Special Election for the Facilities Stewardship Referendum on Jan. 25th; voting from 1:30 – 8:00p at the PPS Elementar ... [More]

JP Absentee/Retake photo day: January 11th

Wed, Jan 5 2:03pm

Happy New Year JP Families,   Our absentee/retake Photo Day is next Tuesday, January 11th.  Any student who was absent on the November Photo Day or who would like his/her photo retaken will be photogr ... [More]

You are invited to join us for the December 16, 2021 PTO Board Meeting from 6:00 PM until 7:00 PM via zoom

Thu, Dec 16 8:41am

Dear JP parents,   The JP PTO would like to invite you to the open session of our December board meeting tonight from 6:00 to 7:00 PM via zoom.  We will have several guests joining us and the meeting ... [More]

This Week's Party Boards - Tickets Available!

Mon, Nov 29 8:08pm

  Hello JP Families! This week there are two great party boards with tickets still remaining! Check out both below:   FOR JP STUDENTS: Pirates and Potter Lego Party – Thu., Dec. 2nd, 3-4:30PM (grs. 3- ... [More]

PPS sponsored Vaccination Clinics on November 30th and December 21st

Wed, Nov 24 9:16am

Save the Dates: Nov. 30 and Dec. 21 PPS is sponsoring two vaccination clinics in conjunction with the Princeton Department of Health. Free vaccines will be offered from 4-8 PM on Tues. Nov. 30 and Tue ... [More]

December party boards: Join us to support and celebrate in JP style!

Tue, Nov 23 9:50am

Dear JP Families,       It is the holiday season and we have lots of JP cheer to go around!  There are 4 party boards happening in the month of December alone. There is no better way to get into the h ... [More]

Virtual Vaccine Town Hall for elementary schools

Sun, Nov 21 12:54pm

Dear JP Parents,   The Riverside PTO has arranged a vaccine town hall (on zoom) this Mon, 11/22 at 6:00pm to help answer questions about the covid vaccine for the 5-11 age group. The experts on the pa ... [More]

Book Fair Shopping Days Start Tomorrow

Tue, Nov 16 4:03pm

Hello JP Families!   It has been so fun to watch your kids create their Book Fair Wishlists. That yellow piece of paper should have come home yesterday or today. Please take a look and decide what boo ... [More]

Reminder: Photo Day is Tuesday!

Sun, Nov 14 4:31pm

Dear JP families and staff,   Our school Photo Day is this Tuesday, November 16th!  There are 2 days left to pre-pay online for individual portraits: Our JP p ... [More]

Urgent: Car seat needed for 9 month old baby!

Fri, Nov 12 7:24am

Dear JP Parents,   One of our Koko recipient families urgently needs a car seat for a 9 month old baby. If you have an old car seat that you could donate, please drop this off at the front desk with M ... [More]

Congratulations to the Romneys - winners of our Halloween cake contest!

Wed, Nov 10 9:48am

The JP PTO wanted to congratulate Jonas, Benjamin and Jason Romney, the winners of the Halloween cake contest:     This photo was shared by Nana Romney : from right to left: Jonas (Mrs Vunk/Garriton), ... [More]

Pediatric Pfizer Vaccinations available at Princeton University's Jadwin Gym

Tue, Nov 9 9:24am

Hello JP parents! If you're interested, pediatric vaccinations for COVID-19 for children 5 to 11 are available at Jadwin Gym on the University campus Wednesdays from 12 – 6 p.m. (Nov. 10, Nov. 17, Dec ... [More]


Mon, Nov 8 9:28pm

TICKETS AVAIABLE FOR THURSDAY'S KIDS PARTYBOARD!!   Come join Principal S, Mr Hennessy and Ms Henderson for FUN, GAMES & PIZZA!! Thursday November 11th -  3:15 - 5:15PM (all grades welcome)    Please ... [More]

JP Photo Day: Nov 16th

Mon, Nov 8 3:26pm

Dear JP families and staff,   Our school Photo Day is coming up!  Next Tuesday, November 16th, students, faculty and staff will have individual portraits taken (no class photos again this year).    If ... [More]

Princeton Special Education Parent Advisory Group hosts virtual Special Education Roundtable on November 11th

Tue, Nov 2 1:03pm

Princeton SEPAG To Hold Special Education Roundtable on November 11th on Zoom The Princeton Special Education Parent Advisory Group (SEPAG) invites PPS families to attend a virtual Special Education R ... [More]

Party Board Tickets Now Available for Sale!

Mon, Nov 1 8:03pm

Great News!!! Party Board tickets are available for sale!   Simply go to to see all the party boards.  Once on eventbrite, use the search words "sisosensation", " jppto" OR "jpharvestfe ... [More]

LAST DAY to Purchase Harvest Fest Tickets!!

Thu, Oct 28 3:12pm

LAST DAY!! -  Get Your Harvest Fest Tickets NOW!  *Ticket Sales Close Thursday, October 28th*   JP HARVEST FEST Date:   Friday, Oct 29th Location:  Springdale Golf Club* Time:  6:30PM – 10:00PM Includ ... [More]

Not sure what you're going to do with your extra Halloween candy? Donate it to a good cause!

Mon, Oct 25 3:23pm

The 2nd grade team, led by Ms. Albany, is collecting leftover Halloween candy for an organization called Treats for Troops.   Please bring in wrapped leftover Halloween candy to donate to U.S. troops ... [More]

Construction on Rosedale Rd today + Princeton Middle School X-Country Meet at Greenway Meadows

Mon, Oct 25 10:03am

Good morning parents! FYI, if you haven't already seen, there is construction on Rosedale Road near the bridge between General Johnson Drive and Fairway Drive, with one-lane traffic; the police office ... [More]

2021-2022 Party Board Brochures Coming Home Today!

Fri, Oct 22 1:20pm

Hello JP Parents! Be on the lookout today for JP's 2021-2022 Party Board Brochure that will be coming home in your child's folders today. This year promises to be a great year with amazing kid and adu ... [More]

Princeton Special Education Parent Engagement Group October 2021 Newsletter

Fri, Oct 22 10:02am

Here is a link to the Princeton Special Education Parent Engagement Group October 2021 newsletter.    Best, Kathleen Sauve Brennan JP SEPAG Liaison

Deadline: Wednesday 10/20 - don't forget to sign up for free COVID-19 Surveillance Testing for your PPS student

Tue, Oct 19 6:17pm

 (Traducción de Google a continuación)   PPS students will soon have the opportunity to participate in a free weekly COVID-19 testing program funded by the State of New Jersey. The emphasis will be on ... [More]

Thank you Johnson Park! Your contributions and volunteer efforts make JP the best elementary school.

Tue, Oct 19 11:47am

Dear Johnson Park families,   It was so great to see you at our fall picnic last week!  This year marked the largest attendance to this amazing event - over 400 people attended both sessions.  Many te ... [More]

Important Notice about Fall Picnic - please read!

Wed, Oct 13 3:27pm

Dear JP families,   Tomorrow is our annual fall picnic and we can't wait to see you!  If you haven't signed up already, please do so now.  Here are a couple of very important reminders:   1) Please re ... [More]

Princeton Special Education Parent Advisory Group - Meet the Board of Ed Candidates (Oct 13 at 6:30p on Zoom)

Sun, Oct 10 11:50am


Tue, Oct 5 3:23pm

It’s SOCKTOBER!  It's Socktober! Did you know that the item homeless shelters need most is socks?     JP will be collecting socks throughout the month of October to donate to Homefront, a local shelte ... [More]

Princeton Special Education Parent Engagement Group September Newsletter

Fri, Oct 1 8:54am

Attached is the September Newsletter from the Princeton SEPAG (Special Education Parent Advisory Group)   Dear Princeton Community, We hope your school year is off to a good start and that your studen ... [More]

Johnson Park After School Clubs, Fall Session

Wed, Sep 22 1:08pm

JP Parents,   Club Registration for After School Clubs commences this Thursday, September 23rd. Please see attached flyer for more details.   Please note: Due to Back to School Night, we have pushed b ... [More]

Halloween Costume and Winter Coat Drive!!

Mon, Sep 20 11:44am

Halloween-Costume & Winter-Coat Drives   Let’s join together to keep our JP community warm and ready to enjoy Halloween.   Clean out your closets and give your children’s costumes and cold weather clo ... [More]

Ask For Safe Routes to School, especially for the JP community at Rosedale crosswalk

Mon, Sep 13 3:48pm

Hi everyone,   I am posting this both as a parent who walks / bikes their children to school and as a member of the Princeton Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee (PBAC).  There is a Princeton Co ... [More]


Mon, Sep 13 1:35pm

Stop by the virtual Johnson Park Spiritwear store.    Get a refresh on kids masks and more!   Stay tuned for a stock refresh in the coming weeks.  In the meantime, it's updated with the latest availab ... [More]

Welcome back Johnson Park! Bienvenido de nuevo Johnson Park!

Thu, Sep 9 4:04pm

Dear Johnson Park community,   I hope you all had a great first day.  The PTO had the privilege of hosting our new family orientation on Wednesday.  We have 127 new students this year and what a great ... [More]

Special Meeting regarding Health and Safety in Princeton

Tue, Sep 7 11:35pm

Dear JP parents,   There is a special meeting scheduled on matters of heath and safety tomorrow organized by the Princeton Board of Health.  Please join this meeting at 7:30 PM tomorrow through this l ... [More]

Princeton Special Education Parent Engagement Group August Newsletter

Sun, Aug 29 8:19am

Hope you are all having a good summer!   Here is a link to the Princeton Special Education Parent Engagement Group August 2021 newsletter.    Best, Kathleen Sauve Brennan JP SEPAG Liaison

Meet our new Superintendent, Dr. Carol Kelley

Wed, Aug 25 4:38pm

Dear JP friends,   Our new superintendent, Dr.. Carol Kelley wants to meet you.  Yes, please stop by 25 Valley Road on  Thursday September 2nd between 9:00 and 10:00 AM or between 6:00 and 7:00 PM to ... [More]

Breakfast and Lunch Updates from Princeton Public Schools

Wed, Aug 25 11:13am

Dear JP Parents,    I know that many of you are eager to learn more about how our school days will look starting on September 9th.  We will provide you with as much information as soon as it becomes a ... [More]

Family Field Day Changes

Fri, Aug 20 7:16pm

Dear  Parents & Students:    This is to inform you that the Family Fun Nights planned at each elementary school during the week of August 23 have been canceled and re-imagined for a safer Welcome Back ... [More]