Announcements

  • PreK-12 Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

    Please see attachments below.

    Byram Township School District
  • Before and After School Childcare

    Please click here for information regarding Before and after school childcare.

    Byram Township School District
  • Testing of Lead in School Drinking Water 2022

    Water Testing Results 2022

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  • School Board Election

    RUNNING FOR SCHOOL BOARD?

    School board candidates are non-partisan and are elected either at the April Annual School Election or at the school board elections held by the county in November; they do not participate in the June primary elections. Petitions for school boards participating in the April Annual School Election are filed with the respective School Board Secretary. Petitions for school boards whose elections are held at the November General Election are filed with the County Clerk no later than 4 p.m. the last Monday in July.  Call our office with questions at 973-579-0900. Visit our Elections Forms page for petitions and petition information.

    The School Boards Association Candidates Kit is available from the NJ School Board Assn website. Residents interested in board member candidacy can download the free kit, which includes information on:

    • Important Dates
    • How to Become a School Board Member
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Requirements of the New Jersey School Ethics Act
    • Criminal Background Checks
    • School Election and Budget Procedures Calendar
    • Campaign Reporting Requirements
    • Candidate Briefings

      SUSSEX COUNTY CLERK INFORMATION:
      Sussex County School Board Petitions are available online here:
      https://sussexcountyclerk.org/elections/election-forms/

    Byram Township School District
  • Summer Meals Info

    https://www.fns.usda.gov/meals4kids

    Byram Township School District
  • Transportation Update for 2022-2023

    Transportation Update Video 6/16/2022

    Byram Township School District
  • 2022-2023 School Calendar

    2022-2023 School Calendar

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  • Transportation Waiver Authorization

    If you do not intend to use district provided transportation, you must fill out the attached Parental Transportation Waiver and return it the the district as soon as possible. 

    These forms are located in the e-backpack under District Notices->Transportation Waiver Forms. They are also attached below for easy access.

     

    Byram Township School District
  • Online Student Registration Portal

    We are pleased to announce our online registration portal is now available!

    More information and links are located under the Parent Resources tab on our district site. 

    New Student Registration

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Welcome to The Byram Township School District

Byram TownshipOpens in a new browser tab is located in Sussex County in Northwest New Jersey. Easily accessible by Route 80 and intersected by Route 206, the township covers 22.48 square miles and has a population of about 8000. The area is best characterized as “rural, growing and open”.  

The Byram Township School District is governed by a seven-member board of education.  Currently, there are two schools serving approximately 900 Byram students. Most of Byram's students go on to attend Lenape Valley Regional High SchoolOpens in a new browser tab with students from neighboring StanhopeOpens in a new browser tab and NetcongOpens in a new browser tab.

    

Byram Schools is a School Choice district.
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 Click the above image to see our lunch menus and learn more about our lunch program.

Mission Statement

The Byram Township Board of Education is dedicated to prepare students to be life-long learners with high self-esteem, strong interpersonal skills, and social values in an environment that encourages them to reach their full potential. 
To support this vision, the Board of Education promises;

To the Children:

We will provide a learning environment that utilizes curricula and technologies of the highest standard, fosters creativity, recognizes that each child learns differently and promotes physical development and emotional well-being.

To the Staff:

We will provide visionary leadership and an atmosphere that:
Supports professional development; Acknowledges accomplishments; 
Encourages open two-way communication & Allocates district resources equitably.

To the Parents:

We will recognize our partnership role and create a welcoming environment of open, two-way communication and participation.

To the Community:

We will become a leading district in the field of elementary education that utilizes sound financial management and fiscal responsibility.

 

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