Our Mission Statement
The educational community at Thomas Paine will provide and build a quality educational environment focused on the positive values of Respect, Responsibility, Resilience, and Active Citizenship to instill a sense of honor within our students allowing them to reach high academic standards while preparing them to succeed in a diverse and constantly changing world.
Mental Health Task Force - Community Outreach Program
On Thursday, 3/25/21, at 7 pm, the CHPS Mental Health Task Force presented their Community Outreach Program online, including panelists from High Focus Centers, Penn Medicine, Effective School Solutions, the Cherry Hill Fire Department and more. A recording of the live presentation and its accompanying slides can be viewed online here.
2021 Summer Enrichment Programs
The Cherry Hill Public School District is offering a variety of summer enrichment opportunities at High School East for students entering 5th through 11th grades as well as a Summer Music Enrichment Program at High School West. Please view below the flyers online for more information.
Full-Day Kindergarten and 1st Grade Registration
Due to COVID-19, Full-Day Kindergarten and 1st Grade Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year will be completed online. Please view the Registration flyer online for more information.
POSTPONED: Parent University and Resource Fair
This event is postponed until further notice.
The Cherry Hill Alliance on Alcohol and Drug Abuse and Cherry Hill Public Schools will later host an evening filled with useful information and helpful resources for both you and your children.
Please view this online flyer for more information.
Rosa Middle School Open Enrollment for the 2020-2021 School Year
If you would like to submit an application for Open Enrollment to Rosa Middle School, please view this Enrollment Letter online. Applications will be accepted from February 18, 2020 through February 28, 2020. You must submit your application by 4:00 pm on February 28, 2020. The online application will not be available after 4:00 pm on February 28, 2020.
Full-Day Kindergarten and First Grade Registration
Parents and Guardians, for children entering Cherry Hill Public Schools for the first time in the 2020-2021 school year, please view this Full-Day Kindergarten and First Grade Registration flyer for important dates and information.
At Thomas Paine Elementary School, we strive to maintain open lines of communication with all school community members. One of the best ways for you to help your child throughout his/her educational journey is to stay informed and be involved in their education. Our school offers the following ways to obtain the most up to date information and celebrations.
- PTA yahoo group at email@example.com
- Common Sense bi-monthly newsletter (also linked under Quicklinks menu)
- Text messages from the Principal using the Remind App: T-Paine Community (text this message @gotpaine or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Follow us on Twitter: @TPaineIES
- Find us on Facebook:
- Instagram: tpain_tigers
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July is Disability Pride Month!
July is Disability Pride Month, an annual observance promotoing visibility and awareness of the positive pride felt by individuals with disabilities. WE celebrate our students, staff and community members with disabilities who make the world a better place!
Vaccination Clinics Come to CHPS in July and August
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines are now available to the community for persons 12 years old or older who work/live in NJ. The single dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine is available for those over 18. You do not have to attend Cherry Hill Public Schools to participate in
this COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic.
July 28 & August 18, from 4-6 pm, at Clara Barton Elementary School, 223 Rhode Island Ave.
July 29 & August 19, from 4-6 pm, at Beck Middle School, 950 Cropwell Rd.
All participants must pre-register at www.adlersrx.com.
No walk-ins accepted at the door. Please make only one
appointment and call Adler’s Pharmacy at (856) 685-7264
if you need to change or cancel your appointment.
Anyone under 18 years of age must have a legal guardian
present to receive the vaccine.
For questions about the clinic, please contact Bonnie Mingin, Supervisor of Pupil Services for CHPS at (856) 429-5600.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Document on Critical Race Theory Available
Questions about Critical Race Theory and its use in public schools are becoming commonplace in the Cherry Hill community. A Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document on the subject is available on this website.
District Upcoming Events
5:45 PM - 7:15 PM Policy & Legislation Committee Meeting
August 3, 2021
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM Business & Facilities Committee Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM Strategic Planning Committee Meeting
August 9, 2021
August 10, 2021
6:30 PM BOE Work Session
August 16, 2021
August 23, 2021
August 24, 2021
6:30 PM BOE Action Meeting
LaCoyya H. Weathington
Assistant Superintendent, Compliance, Equity and Pupil Services
District Anti-Bullying Coordinator
45 Ranoldo Terrace Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 429-5600 x4431