News & Announcements

Common Core State Standards

The Common Core State Standards, led by the nation’s governors and education commissioners, established a set of educational standards for kindergarten through 12th grade.  The standards help to ensure that parents, teachers, and students have a clear understanding of the expectations in reading, writing, speaking and listening, language and mathematics in school. The documents below are grade specific and help to further explain the Common Core State Standards.

Yearly Schedule for Rotation of Specials

The Mantua Township Board of Education has adopted a rotating schedule for specials.  Please click on the link below for a yearly calendar indicating the A-E schedule.

Budget Information

For information regarding the approved school budget for this year, please click here.

Department of Education Resources

The Department of Education has created a family-focused website,, with resources to help you support your child's education and navigate your school system.  They have also opened a "Help Desk" which can be reached through the parent menu option of their toll-free telephone number: 877-900-6960.

You may also sign up for their mailing list on their website,

Comprehensive Equity Plan

The Board of Education is required to develop a Comprehensive Equity Plan once every three years to comply with equity requirements for which they are responsible, which are mandated by the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution; Article I, Paragraph 5 of the New Jersey State Constitution; N.J.S.A. 18A:36-20 and N.J.A.C. 6A: 7-1.1 et seq.; Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other related legislation.  Please refer to the following Board Policy for additional information regarding this plan:

Audit of Federal Programs

The NJDOE visited the Mantua Township Board of Education to monitor the district’s use of ARRA (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act) funds and the related program plans, where applicable, to determine whether the district’s programs are meeting the intended purposes and objectives as specified in the current year applications and authorizing statutes, and to determine whether the funds were spent in accordance with the program requirements, federal and state laws, and applicable regulations.  The on-site visit included staff interviews and documentation reviews related to the requirements of NCLB (No Child Left Behind) programs. Attached are the audit findings and the corrective action plan required.

The New Jersey Department of Education has approved the plan presented by Mantua Township Public Schools

Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights

Below is a link to a document entitled Guidance for Schools on Implementing the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act.  This document was developed in consultation with the Division on Civil Rights and the New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety, as well as experts on the subjects of bullying, school climate and culture.  Our school district is committed to providing a safe and supportive school environment in which all students can learn and succeed.

The New Jersey Department of Education has released the Mantua Township School District and School Grades required by the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act. Results can be viewed by clicking the link below:

  • Mantua Township Self-Assessment for Determining Grades Under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights


Our district's policies regarding Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying can be accessed by clicking the links below:

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