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Upcoming Events
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District Announcements
HS/MS Relocated to Huber St.
Due to construction, the Principals and Staff of Secaucus Middle and High Schools have relocated to Huber Street at 1520 Paterson Plank Road, Secaucus, NJ.  You may reach them at the following phone numbers for directions and/or questions.
 
Middle School: 201-974-2022
High School:    201-974-2034
School Announcements
The 5th grade Huber Street School  students celebrated Father's Day with their dads at the annual 5th Grade “ Father's Day Kickball” game.
It was a great day for all. 
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 5TH & 6TH GRADE CLASSES

BEST OF LUCK IN MIDDLE SCHOOL


Katherine Nardone, a student in Mrs. Leppin's 2nd Grade class, visited the Firemen's Home in Boonton, NJ.  There, she distributed Memorial Day stars that she made herself to the residents.  She then returned to Secaucus the very same day and distributed more stars at the Secaucus Senior Center to the seniors in attendance.
 
Clap out for Huber St. School Alumni
Congratulations to our former Huber St. School Alumni Seniors.
 Best of luck!!!!!
        
Panasonic Student Eco Citizenship Project Winner at Huber St. School
The Panasonic Student Eco Citizenship Project was a five-lesson project-based learning experience that a group of students in Mr. Bonin's 6th grade class participated in.  Students participating worked in teams researching environmental issue that pertain to our community.  Each team created an Eco Picture Diary highlighting five specific actions they complete in order to protect and save the environment.  We are proud to announce that one of our student teams won 3rd place in the state.  Pictured below are Dakota Santiago, Ethan Vasquez, Bailey Fearon and Ramdorf Ramirez receiving their prizes and certificates from Panasonic.  Congratulations on a great success, not just to our community, but also, our school and yourselves.  Winning team and Mr. Bonin each received a Panasonic compact stereo system. 

Special thanks to the following from Panasonic who came to make the presentations:
Ms. Terri Seeney - Panasonic, Director - Community Relations and Outreach Programs
Ms. Kim Svoboda - Project Manager - Foundation on Impact of Literacy and Learning
Ms. Kimberly Lehmann - Panasonic - Senior Specialist - Ecology & Employee Events
Ms. Jalisa Valladares - Panasonic - Intern, Outreach Programs

   





 
Happy Retirement Mrs. Helen Allen

The faculty, staff and students of Huber St. School would like to wish Mrs. Helen Allen a happy, healthy and well deserved retirement.  Thank you, Mrs. Allen, for your 44 years of dedication to our students in Secaucus.  We will miss you so much!
Supply List for 2016-2017 School Year
Parents/Guardians
Suggested Supply List for
School year 2016-2017
 
Computer Lab

Grades K-5
headset or earbud (put in plastic bag with child's name on it)

 Kindergarten 
 

3 Boxes of Crayola Crayons (24)

5 pencils

3 glue sticks

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Jaeger- 1 plastic pencil box

Rennie- 1 cloth pencil pouch with zipper

Yeo- 1 cloth pencil pouch with zipper

Rozansky- 1 plastic pencil box
 

1st Grade

Teachers will be giving the supply list to their new students on Move-up Day.



 

2nd Grade
 

  • 24 No.2 yellow pencils with erasers (sharpened and Ticonderoga Preferred)

  • 2 Black and White Composition Notebook

  • 1- 1-Subject Notebook (8 x 10 ½ in)

  • 2 -24 box of crayons, twistables or colored pencils. Please do not send in large boxes of crayons.

  • 2 Folders

  • 1 highlighter (any color)

  • 1 pencil bag (NO BOXES PLEASE!)

  • 2 Jumbo Book Covers

  • 6 Glue Sticks (Elmer’s Preferred)

  • 1 Child Friendly Scissor (Fiskars Preferred)

     

    3rd Grade

  • 3 jumbo book socks

  • #2 pencils   

  • Box of crayons (24 crayons- do not send in large boxes of crayons)

  • Safety scissors

  • Eraser caps

  • 12 inch ruler (measures inches and centimeters)

  • pencil case (soft)- no pencil boxes please!

  • 4 large size glue sticks

  • 2 highlighters (yellow)

  • 2 expo dry erase markers

  • 4 spiral notebooks--1 subject (Music, Spanish, Math, Writing)

  • 2 red pens

  • A smock for art (an old t-shirt works great)

  • 4 folders for Writing, Music, Spanish, and  Math.

  • 1 hard cover composition notebook for Spelling.
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       4th Grade 
·        Backpack
·        Insulated lunch/ snack bag 
·        2 extra large/ jumbo book sox
·        Art smock or old T-shirt
·        #2 pencils, pre-sharpened (12)
·        4 Erasable pens (blue or black ink only)
·        4 Red pens
·        2 zippered pencil pouches (No pencil boxes please)
·        1 box of 24 Twistables (preferred), crayons, or colored pencils (no markers)
·        Erasers (not pencil toppers, please)
·        1 large glue stick
·        1 yellow highlighter
·        4 EXPO dry erase markers (multi-color okay)
·        1 hard cover black and white composition notebook (Journal)
·        4 one subject notebooks (Blue, Red, Yellow, Green)
·        4 Folders (Blue, Red, Yellow, Green)
·        $6 for Time for Kids Digital Magazine
·        $4 for Student Planner
4th Grade Science Supplies:
·        A 1 inch binder
·        3 hole punch (with holes to attach to rings in binder)
·        1 pencil pouch (to keep inside binder- no pencil box)
·        1 glue stick
·        1 yellow highlighter
  • Fifth Grade

  • Tape

  • 2 jumbo book socks

  • White out

  • pencils

  • crayons/markers

  • scissors

  • erasers

  • ruler (12 inch)

  • pencil case (soft)

  • glue sticks

  • highlighters

  • post it notes (one or two packages)

  • smock for art (an old t-shirt works great)

  • 4 hardcover notebooks

  • 4 folders

  • a small container of hand sanitizer

  • dry erase markers (3-4)

  • spiral notebook- Math/Social Studies

  • Homework assignment pad
Grade 2 Activities


Team Building in 2nd Grade along with Mrs. Hernandez's Class
News from Ms. Yeo's Kindergarten
Mayor Gonnelli surprised Miss Yeo's Kindergarten Class with books for the students to read during their summer vacation!! We are very thankful to have such a wonderful and thoughtful mayor!
News from Mrs. Celebrano's 3rd Grade

Mrs. Celebrano's third grade class enjoyed participating in the The Red Nose Day Campaign to raise awareness of childhood poverty.
 
Coding at Huber St. School
Students at Huber St. School have been working on tutorials in coding offered by code.org.  Mrs. Wright, computer teacher for Huber St. School, said that there are four  tutorial courses of instruction that students in grades Kindergarten and up can work on independently.  Pictured are students in Mrs. Frank's first grade class working for the first time on Course 1.  Welcome future computer programers!!!!!!
Grade 3 Wax Museum




Mrs. Leppin's Adjective Hunt

Mrs. Leppin's 2nd Grade class went on an Adjective Scavenger Hunt today at Huber Street School.  
Important PTA notice
Parents, guardians, interested in purchasing gym shirts for your child?  Information located on this website in the PTA Section.
Camp Wapalanne

Our 6th grade students, along with Clarendon School, attended the Environmental Weekend to Camp Wapalanne along with Mrs. Leppin. Throughout the weekend, students participated in classes and activities that taught them about the importance of responsibility, inner-strength, friendship and most of the all the conservation of our environment.  
Kindergarten Reading Buddies


Students in Mrs. Celebrano's 3rd Grade class took time out of their busy schedule to do Buddy Reading with Mrs. Jaeger's Kindergarten class.  The Kindergarten students brought their book boxes and bags filled with books to read with the 3rd Graders.  The books were many the students had made and phonics readers.
Mother's Day Tea in Miss Grosso's 5th Grade
    
  
 
Grade Two News
Students in Mrs. Viera's and Mrs.Tringali's classes enjoyed a day of coding at the Microsoft Store and lunch at the  California Pizza Kitchen.
 
Congratulations Triarco Art Contest Winner
Mrs. Patrice Phemsint, Huber St. School's Art teacher is proud to announce that Krushay Bhavsar has won First Place in the Triarco 2016 Art Contest in the 4th-6th Grades Category..  The theme for this year's contest was "Selfies the Old-Fashioned Way".  Bhavsar won an arts material kit and Huber St. School won a $500.00 gift card.   His winning art work will be featured in the 2017 Triarco Catalog.  
 
Congratulations, Bhavsar!  We, at Huber St. School, are so proud of you!
 

 
Thank you from Mrs. Fitz's Class

Mrs. Fitzpatrick's class would like to thank
Mayor Mike Gonnelli
​for the Scrabble games.


 
Shark Tank in 6th Grade
The 6th Grade students in Mrs. Hernandez and Mr. Bonin's classes at Huber Street School have been studying entrepreneurship over the course of the school year.  As part of their culminating activity, students created their own product, small business plan, and expense report.  

On May 4th, students participated in Huber Street's version of Shark Tank and made their presentations to a panel of judges who are business owners here in Secaucus.

The Sharks included Virginia Cory of Cory First Choice, Harold Bauer, Royce Emporium Leather, Rich Saltarelli, Chelsea Financial Services, Robert Merlo, Allstate Insurance and Don Evanson, Secaucus Spectator. Also, in attendance were special guests Mr. Kenneth Knops, Interim Superintendent and Mrs. Linda Wilhelm, Huber St. School principal.

Special thanks to our guests and Sharks for participating.  Mrs. Hernandez and Mr. Bonin would also like to commend their 6th grade students for a "job well done".


 
Shark Tank Photos from Mrs. Hernandez's Class
  
  
  
Shark Tank Photos from Mr. Bonin's Class
   







 
Mrs. Critelli's Class's Poetry Project

The Third Grade students in Mrs. Critelli’s class recently participated in “The National Schools Project” poetry contest.  
Their poems were reviewed by teachers/educators and selected based on creativity, sensory/figurative images, structure, and poetic techniques. The entire class’s poems were selected and will be showcased in ‘The Young American Poetry Digest”. Congratulations to all of our future “poets”!
HUBER ST. SCHOOL SGO TALENT SHOW
On Thursday, April 21st, the Huber Street SGO held its 2nd Annual Talent Show, "Huber's Got Talent".  The show  featured a showcase of children's talents.  Twenty-seven students from grades 4-6 participated with 23 acts for a captivating audience.  There was singing, dancing, magic, tumbling, gymnastics and instrumental performances.

DANCE CLUB 2016
Mrs. O'Connor's Class using Chromebooks
Chrome books getting used daily in Third Grade. Mrs. O’Connor’s class is researching and creating postcard from the “Hottest, Coldest, Highest, Deepest Places”

News from Mrs. Ingenito's 6th Grade Class
Mrs. Ingenito's 6th Grade Class has been working on publishing their narratives as the final part of the writing process.  Their hard work and pride in their work shows in each individual piece of writing.  Pictured is a sampling of this process.

          

   

  
Sixth grade dinner
May 23 @ 6 pm, 6th. grade celebration dinner for the parents and the student in the gym.  Save the date
MUSIC INSTRUMENTS, HOMEWORK & BOOKS
PARENTS MAY BRING IN THEIR CHILD'S INSTRUMENTS, HOMEWORK, LUNCHES OR BOOKS IF THE CHILD FORGETS TO BRING IN ANY OF THESE ITEMS FOR THE DAY.  YOU MAY LEAVE THESE ITEMS WITH THE SCHOOL'S SECURITY GUARD.
MRS. WILHELM
ANTI-BULLYING ASSEMBLY FROM PTA
The Huber Street School PTA presents:  "Don't be a Bully, Be a Shining Star"
Thursday, March 24th for all grades
Please check PTA Section of website for more detailed information.
2014-2015 HiB Scores
SPSD Announces HIB Self-Assessment Scores for 2014-2015
According to the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act of 2011, all school districts must annually engage in a self assessment to gage performance in preventative and responsive measures to incidents of Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying (HIB). Out of 8 possible criteria, each school in the Secaucus Public School District individually scored a 76 out of 78 possible points. Subsequently, the district scored a 76 out of 78. The official document is attached here. 

For more information regarding the NJDoE's responses to HIB, please see a November 24, 2015 memo from Assistant Commissioner Susan Martz and an FAQ the NJDOE has developed
Huber T/EOY
Huber Street Educators of the Year
We are happy to announce that Ms. Zahava 
Pianko, School Psychologist (left) and Ms. Anna Critelli, 3rd Grade Teacher (right) have been named Huber Street's Governor's Educational Services Provider of the Year and Educator of The Year, respectively! Congratulations!
Huber Anti-Bullying Specialist
Huber Street Elementary
Jaime Viggiano
1520 Paterson Plank Road
Secaucus, NJ 07094
Phone : (201) 974-2054
jviggiano@sboe.org
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