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Job Fair

 

Bergen County Job Fair, Friday October 7, 2016

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Information on Lead in Drinking Water

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Visit the New Jersey Joint Council of County Special Services School Districts engaging and informative new website http://www.njspecialservices.org!

Auvi-Q epinephrine Recall

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Bergen County Department of Health Measles Letter

 Department of Health Enterovirus-D68 - Frequently Asked Questions

CDC's Response to Zika Information

Earn Graduate Credits From Our C.A.P.E Resource Center

 NJQSAC Results - BCSS Designated a High Performing District by the Commissioner of Education

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We welcome everyone back for a new and exciting school year. We have a few additional resources in our new and improved version of Curiosity Corner. Curiosity Corner is a comprehensive preschool program. The newest version includes a home link DVD, to create a stronger connection at home. The focus on oral language and social-emotional development are very evident in this new version. Interactive whiteboard videos and support is built in to the curriculum. We are looking forward to fun and productive school year!

BELA places preschool and kindergarten students with disabilities in a typical early childhood educational center setting along with typically developing peers. Our mission is to provide a rich learning environment for students with disabilities and their typically developing peers. The program offers a full-day integrated preschool class and an integrated kindergarten class.  Our goal is to see our students move on to an integrated elementary school setting.

A structured curriculum, Curiosity Corner and Kinder Corner, related services, and enrichment activities in physical education, art, and music are all components of the BELA program. Instruction is delivered in an integrated/inclusive manner where all students learn together. Related services are provided as per the student's Individualized Education Plan (IEP) via an integrated approach with opportunities for individual therapy and/or small group instruction. Parents also have the option of registering for before- and after-school day care services at an additional fee.

For more information regarding before and after care at BELA, please go to Bergen County Technical Schools, Day Care web page.

A typical day as a BELA student (.ppt)

Back to School Night Final(.ppt)
Program components include:

  • Supportive Learning Environment
  • Instruction delivered in integrated settings with all students learning together
  • Integrated therapies
  • Social interaction with age-appropriate peers
  • Developmentally appropriate Curiosity Corner Preschool curriculum
  • Developmentally appropriate Kinder Corner Kindergarten curriculum
 

Affirmative Action and 504 Coordinator: Tara Bohan

540 Farview Ave. Paramus, NJ 07652    (201) 343-6000 ext. 4079  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

District Anti-Bullying Coordinator: 
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540 Farview Ave
Paramus, NJ 0765

HIB Information & Anti-Bullying Specialist per Continuum

For further Anti-Bullying Information

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Self-Assessment for Determining Grades under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights

 

Safety Security Letter