Welcome to the Joseph C. Shaner School!

Mission Statement

The Shaner School is committed to the building of a strong academic foundation for our young students.  Each child will receive instruction in all domains that is suited to his or her learning needs and that is delivered in an educationally exceptional manner.  We are dedicated to providing the necessary building blocks that will help our students be successful in their elementary years.


Shaner School News

January 2015

January is New Jersey School Board’s Recognition Month and our chance to say “thank you” to our Board Members who have dedicated their time to represent our community’s values in public education. Your commitment is unwavering and does not go unnoticed.

On behalf of our staff, students, and the entire community, thank you Members of the Hamilton Township Board of Education for your time, efforts, and support for the students of our district.

 Dr. Michelle M. Cappelluti

Superintendent of Schools

HELP IN HARD TIMES- Click here to view a quick reference guide for local needs such as emergency food programs, housing and engery assistance, legal services, financial management, job training, family and childcare.

Parent Workshop- "Ways to help children become better learners" Presented by Nathan Levy, Thursday, February 12, 2015, Hess IMC, 7pm-8:30pm.  Click here for details.

iMom RSVP

Click Here for information regarding the         Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) Frequently Asked Questions

  Click here for Kindergarten Supply List
Click here for Grade 1 Supply List


Do you want an eMail notification when a new Board Meeting agenda is available?
Click here to goto the agenda form. 

Shaner Bell Schedule (for 2014-2015)

  • Bus Arrives - 8:45AM

  • School Starts - 9:00AM

  • Dismissal - 3:10PM

  • Bus Leaves - 3:30PM

  • Early Dismissal - 1:00PM

        - Buses will depart between 1:15-1:30


Parking - Please Use the Designated Parking Spots for Parking When Visiting the Shaner School (this includes dropping off and picking up your child).  There Are Numerous Parking Spaces in the Front of the Main Entrance to the Building, as Well as a Large Parking Area Across the Street in Front of the Old Duberson School Building.  Please Refrain from Parking in the Fire Zone, as well as Double Parking, Since this Would Create a Traffic Hazard for All.  Think Safety First!


Hamilton Township School District

2014-2015

Professional Development Plans

District Professional Development Plan

Shaner Professional Development Plan


*Help stop bullying now. Visit the following websites for additional information.

 Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act

District Anti-Bullying Coordinator

Mr. Russell Clark

609-476-6260

clarkr@hamiltonschools.org

 

District Anti-Bullying Specialists

 Joseph Shaner School

Ms. Dorothy Schoenstein

609-476-6145

Schoensteind@hamiltonschools.org

 

George Hess Complex

Miss Laura Mulder

609-476-6127

mulderl@hamiltonschools.org

 

William Davies Middle School

Mr. Michael Diorio

609-476-6257

dioriom@hamiltonschools.org


Support for Families from the New Jersey Department of Education
As parents or guardians, you want nothing more than an excellent education for your children.At the NJ Department of Education, we want nothing more than to help you achieve this! We have created a family-focused web site at www.NJFamilies.com with resources to help you support your child's education, and navigate your school system. We have also opened a "Help Desk" which can be reached through the parent menu option of our toll-free number: 877-900-6960.
 Let's work together for the good of our children. Please sign up for our mailing list on our web site at http://www.state.nj.us/education/ or join our mailing list here. 

We look forward to helping you help your children

Attention Parents and Teachers!

The New Jersey Department of Education offers a newly revised website: Keeping Our Kids Safe, Healthy and In School. Learn about student health, student behavior, safe & positive learning environments, after school programs, social services, and other educational services.

Visit http://www.nj.gov/education/students/safety/