Fleetwood Elementary School

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231 Fleetwood Avenue, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054  |  P: 856-235-3004  |  F: 856-222-9756

Welcome to Fleetwood Elementary!

Mr. Michael Profico Principal

Fleetwood School is home to 359 students in Grades K-4, and 65 staff members each school day. Our students are encouraged to become actively involved in all aspects of their school. The third and fourth-grade Friday Friends work every Friday to read and participate in other activities with their kindergarten friends. Fourth-grade students also serve as "bus buddies" by assisting kindergarten students in getting safely to their buses. Our third and fourth grade Student Council members help resolve issues, plan monthly Spirit Days and serve as ambassadors during Grandparents Day and other family visitation days.

Parent Involvement at Fleetwood is provided through a dedicated and hard-working Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). Fleetwood School's Physical Education Program has been hailed by the National Association for Sports and Physical Education as a Stars School.

Mission Statement

  At Fleetwood Elementary School we take pride in creating a partnership in school and community.
Our ultimate goals are to: 
      • foster social and emotional growth
• provide a flexible academic environment to meet diverse needs
• develop skills that enable students to be effective problem solvers
        in everyday life

New Photo Permission Forms Needed This Year

This year, you will see some changes in our use of student photos on our websites and in various communications from our schools. Our Board of Education has revised the website policy to allow for use of student photos so that we might share some of the amazing things that are taking place in our schools with you more readily. Please know that we remain vigilant in protecting the privacy of students. In most cases, no personal information will be shared along with the photos. Typically, the only time a student's name is shared is in the case of individual awards or honors, when photos appear in local newspapers.

In all cases, we will not share your child's image without your permission. Here is a link to the new photo permission form for this year. Please print it out, indicate your preference, sign and return to school with your child as soon as possible.

Board Extends Survey Deadline For Input To Superintendent Search

Mount Laurel's Board of Education has extended the deadline to participate in the Superintendent Search Survey to October 18. The board wants to hear from all Mount Laurel residents and staff members in its search for a new superintendent of schools. What do you feel are some of the challenges the district is likely to face over the next few years? What question would you ask candidates for the position if you were conducting the interview?
Your answers to five survey questions can help direct board members to consider those things the majority feels are most important in a new school leader. Can you find a few moments to participate?
Please follow the links to the left to include your voice in the search process. Survey responses go directly to the New Jersey School Boards Association, which is facilitating the search process with the board. Details and progress updates on the status of the search may be found on our Superintendent Search page.

Mount Laurel Announces New Polling Places

The Township of Mount Laurel is pleased to announce that election polling locations will no longer be housed within the Mount Laurel Township Schools. New polling locations have been established through a cooperative effort with the Mount Laurel Fire District, Mount Laurel Municipal Utilities Authority, and the Mount Laurel Library. The General Election being held on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 will be the first election to utilize the new polling locations. Please use the link below to see the chart for a list of the districts and their new polling locations. Please note that only school locations have been changed.

Interim Superintendent


Dr. Sharon Vitella has been named Interim Superintendent of Schools in the wake of Dr. Antoinette Rath's retirement, effective September 1. Dr. Vitella holds a Doctorate Degree from Nova Southeastern University and a Master of Science from Gwynedd-Mercy College. She also holds a Master of Arts Degree from The College of New Jersey, and has extensive experience in professional and curriculum development. Dr. Vitella has served the district since 2007, and will continue to oversee Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment as Interim Superintendent. She will serve as Interim until a permanent replacement is named and seated.

To that end, the Board of Education has begun the Superintendent Search process. Details, including the outlets for staff and community input, will be forthcoming shortly.
Dr. Sharon Vitella
Interim Superintendent/Assistant Superintendent
for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment

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How May We Help You?

Just looking for a quick and basic guide to specific information about our schools? The links below will provide you with the basics on the topics listed. Don't see something you wish was here? Just yell! We'll get it up right away for you.
Registering Your Child
Contact Information

Events Calendar

October 16
Physical Fitness Testing Day, Rain Date
October 20
Board of Education
Special Public and Regular Meeting
7:30 p.m.
November 2
District-Wide Evening Conferences
Early Dismissal
November 3
District-Wide Day Conferences
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Election Day
Schools Closed
November 4
District-Wide Evening Conferences
Early Dismissal
November 5 and 6
NJEA Teacher Convention
Schools Closed
November 17
Board of Eductaion
Work Session
7:30 p.m.
November 19
Report Cards Issued
November 24
Board of Education
Regular Meeting
7:30 p.m.
November 25
Thanksgiving Recess
Early Dismissal
November 26 and 27
Thanksgiving Recess
Schools Closed
Parents: Looking for a program to keep your children safe while surfing the Internet? The program we use here in school is now available to you at home.
Here's more information.


District Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Kelly Neiman
Mount Laurel Hartford School
397 Hartford Road
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Telephone - 856-231-5899

School Performance 2013-2014

Student & Parent Info

Fleetwood School Hours:
Grades 1-4: 8:30 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
Kindergarten A.M.: 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Kindergarten P.M.: 12:25 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.

Early dismissal grades 1-4: 12:30 p.m.

*On half days, P.M. Kindergarten begins at 10 a.m. and dismisses at 12:30 p.m.

Fleetwood School's Anti-Bullying Specialist is Jennifer Murphy,
231 Fleetwood Avenue, 856-235-3004

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