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Principal O'Boyle posing for a picture with elementary students eating lunch in the classroom

News & Notices

Our students are making headlines, and we want to share all the great news with you. We will keep this page updated with important announcements, news stories, and student shout-outs. Please check back often, and help us celebrate our students’ many achievements.

Veterans Day

A small ceremony took place outside Memorial Elementary School at the Paramus Veterans Memorial Park. Thank you to all veterans for your service.

Two veterans standing with memorialGroup of veterans standing in front of memorial
Red Ribbon Week

Memorial Elementary School classes have been learning about Red Ribbon Week, and each class has tied a red bow to a school tree. Red Ribbon Week is an alcohol, tobacco, and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the United States.

Students standing around trees with red ribbons
New Playground

The Memorial Elementary School PTA added another section of equipment to the Mrs. Russell Playground. We are so thankful for their donation to the school.

teacher sitting with student to offer assistance with lesson Closer view of slide Monkey bars
Enjoying the Outdoors

We are so lucky to have beautiful outside space in which we can play and learn.

Student reading outside on the grass
Snack Time

Mrs. Oliffs first grade class recently enjoyed snack time outdoors on a beautiful day.

Teacher with her students enjoying the outside space on campus
First Week in the Classroom

The second-grade teachers were hard at work here at Memorial School. Here are Mrs. Moore teaching a math lesson, Ms. Scimeca working on writing assignments with her students, and Mrs. Schlossberg taking her students for a walk. Thank you for teaching safely and creatively!

teacher sitting with student to offer assistance with lesson Teacher with face mask in the front of the classroom Group students enjoying some outside time wearing face masks
Back to School

Memorial Elementary School is happy to have students back. Although things look different this year, students and staff are adjusting nicely.

Pictured: Ms. Moran is greeting students and taking temperatures, and Mrs. Schafer’s third grade class is enjoying some outside reading.

Ms. Moran greeting and taking female student's temperatureMrs. Schafer's third grade class reading outside
School Safety

We at Paramus care! We have carefully built a foundation to represent a school safety/school climate team. This team consists of anti-bullying specialists, teachers, psychologists, and many others that care for the well-being of your children. For more information, please see our safety/school climate team breakdown in its entirety.