MAY 25 2023: REVISED 2023 SUMMER ACADEMY BROCHURE
*Click the link below for the revised 2023 Summer Academy Brochure. Please review it carefully as several changes have been made for this summer.
LPS students looking to enhance their educational experience— either by catching up on the past school year’s coursework or getting a head start on that of the one to come — have a wide selection of classes to choose from through the district’s upcoming Summer Academy program. LEARN MORE ABOUT LPS SUMMER ACADEMY.
MAY 15, 2023: LPS EQUITY AUDIT
LPS has hired an experienced, independent, third-party consulting firm that specializes in equity work, to conduct a full equity audit of the district. Over the course of the full audit period beginning May 16, 2023 and spanning four to six months, the auditors will engage in focus group discussions with members of the LPS community including staff, students, and parents. Our Equity Auditors will begin visiting our schools tomorrow. LEARN MORE ABOUT THE LPS EQUITY AUDIT HERE.
MAY 11, 2023: COMMUNITY SAFETY FORUM MAY 30TH
Livingston Public Schools (LPS) and the Livingston Police Department (LPD) will hold a public Safety Forum on Tuesday, May 30, from 6:30-8pm in the Heritage Middle School auditorium. Representatives of the LPD and LPS will discuss safety issues for the first half of the program. The second part of the program will include a guest speaker from Grief Speaks, who will talk about helping children cope with violence on the news as well as the fear brought about by lockdown drills and other precautionary safety measures in schools. No registration is necessary.
MAY 11, 2023: SUPERINTENDENT PARENT FORUM JUNE 8TH
Livingston Public Schools will host a Superintendent Parent Forum on Thursday, June 8, from 4:30pm – 6:30pm in the Heritage Middle School Media Center. All LPS parents are welcome to attend this informal event to share their thoughts and/or ask questions of LPS Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Matthew J. Block. No registration is necessary.
MAY 8, 2023: TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK
Please take a moment to watch this video message from Dr. Block regarding Teacher Appreciation Week or read a script of the message.
May 2, 2023: Letter Regarding "Assassins Game"
Dear LPS Community: We are aware that a member of the community alerted the media about the annual "Assassins" game that is played by LHS seniors. Please read the letter was sent to LHS seniors and their parents at 3PM yesterday, May 2, 2023.
MAY 2, 2023: SUBSCRIPTION BUSING 2023-2024:
The district provides free transportation for in-district students who live more than 2 miles from school in grades K-8; and more than 2.5 miles from the high school. Subscription busing is available for students who are not eligible for free busing. If you are unsure if you qualify for free transportation, please call the Transportation Department at 973-535-8000, x8013, BEFORE filling out this form. View the 2023-2024 Subscription Busing application.
APRIL 26, 2023: 2023-2024 SCHOOL BUDGET APPROVED
On Tuesday, April 25, 2023 (7PM) the Livingston Board of Education unanimously voted to approve the 2023-2024 School Budget.
APRIL 25, 2023: NEW SCHOOL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR
The Board of Education approved the appointment of the district's new School Business Administrator/Board Secretary, Mr. Thomas Lambe, during its public meeting on Tuesday, April 25 (7PM). READ MORE ABOUT MR. LAMBE HERE!
JANUARY 17, 2023: KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION 2023-2024
Kindergarten registration for the 2022-2023 school year opens on January 18, 2023. VISIT THE NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION PAGE.
MARCH 20, 2023: JOINT STATEMENT ON LHS LOCKDOWN
Dr. Block and Chief Marshuetz issued a joint statement regarding the lockdown that occurred at Livingston High School this morning. READ MORE...
NOVEMBER 15, 2022: WATCH "AROUND THE BLOCK-EDUCATORS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE!"
OCTOBER 19, 2022: STRATEGIC PLAN/PORTRAIT OF A GRADUATE
LPS Superintendent Dr. Matthew J. Block presented the district's Strategic Plan 2022-2027 to the Board of Education on October 18, 2022. He also introduced the district's Portrait of a Graduate initiative, which is an integral part of the Strategic Plan. View the Strategic Plan and watch the LPS Portrait of a Graduate video here!