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New York Jets/NJEA Reward Paterson Outstanding Teacher

Carlos Miranda at JetsThe New York Jets recently joined forces with the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) and selected ten teachers from around the state deserving recognition for being among the best. Included in the ten was School 9 science teacher, Mr. Carlos Miranda. Mr. Miranda received “club-level” tickets to a Jets home game, and received recognition during the game day broadcast on ESPN Radio, 98.7 FM. Congratulations, Mr. Miranda, and keep up the good work!

Paterson Public Schools Partners with Insight Insight logo

Insight Network will provide and manage the substitute program for Paterson Public Schools in the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. Click here for information on how to apply and on the times and locations of open house sessions.

2017 Crisis Intervention Manual Available

The 2017 Crisis Intervention Manual along with crisis forms, brochure and crisis resources are available on the Student Assistance webpage.

Get Connected with Paterson Public Schools

Like us  on FacebookFor up-to-date information about district events join the official Paterson Public Schools Facebook page.

Panther Academy Weather Station

Get up-to-the-minute weather information from the Panther Academy Weather Station simply by downloading and installing on your computer the weatherbug application (select Paterson and Panther Academy as your location). For further information contact Planetarium Manager, Gary Swangin.

Purchasing Process for District Staff

Proper procedures to assist Paterson Public School employees in making authorized purchases for the school year are clearly outlined in the following three documents: Ordering Process, Purchasing Manual, and EduMet Requisition Training Manual

Praxis II Tests

This site has some great free Praxis 2 practice test questions.




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