At Christ the King
, a caring learning environment is provided for students. Our teachers and staff are dedicated to nurturing and guiding students to achieve academic excellence, encouraging creativity, developing confidence and building relationships based upon respect and trust.
All our graduates are well prepared to meet the challenges of High School academics.
News and Notes
October 29, 2014
*Halloween Party Treats: Just a reminder—all snacks that are provided to students must be store-bought with ingredients listed on the label. Home baked items will not be distributed. (refer to p. 13 in CTK Student Handbook)
*School Mass: Our monthly CTK Liturgy will be celebrated next Wednesday, November 5th, at 9:00 a.m. in the school gym. All parents are invited to join us for this Mass. Reminder: this is a full day of school, with 3:00 p.m. dismissal.
*Book Fair: Christ the King Book Fair will take place during the week of November 10th. A heartfelt thank you is extended to Suzanne Hanlon and all parent volunteers who are helping to make this such a success.
*Parking Lot Issue: Please remember if you are walking your child into the school for morning prayer, you need to park in the parking lot on the Chestnut St. side of the building. Please be sure to park in the designated areas, while watching for parents and children who are walking from cars into the building. Thank you for helping to keep our children safe.
*Congratulations to our Debate Team! The following students received awards at the Union Catholic Debate Tournament last week: Katie Shubiak, grades 6, and David Navia, grade 8, received 3rd place trophies. Taylor Sniscak, grade 4, and Mika deWet, grade 8, achieved 6th place in the competition. We are so proud of our debate team!! Please refer to the enclosed flyer for information about debate team meetings. Students in grades 4-8 are welcome to join the team! Thanks to Mrs. Maria Stadtmueller and Mrs. Barbara Mullins for helping our students achieve success!!
"In everything do to others
As you would have them do to you;
For this is the law of the prophets."
The administration, faculty, staff, and students of Christ the King School, Manville, foster a vibrant Catholic learning environment enabling a diverse student population to develop its potential spiritually, academically, morally, and socially and accepts its responsibility of Christian service to the local and global community, through the ministry of Catholic education.
Did you know that...
NEW GRADING RUBRIC
Special Area Subjects
As mandated by the Diocese of Metuchen, a new grading rubric is being used for special area subjects. Students in grades 3-8 will be graded according to the criteria presented in these rubrics. The rubrics apply only to special area subjects: Art, Music, Computer Science, PE, and Spanish.
Be sure to check your child’s teacher’s Classroom Page for additional information. Questions regarding this new rubric may be addressed by e-mailing the teacher.