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Alpha School of Jackson Special Olympics Bowling Event

On Saturday, February 3rd, our Special Olympics Bowling Team had their first competition at 88 Lanes in Lakewood.  Our coaches, Kathy Moore and Claire Wiggins, have been practicing for this event for months.  We had nine student athletes who participated.  There were families, friends and staff members who came to cheer them on.  Four of […]

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Spreading Kindness at Alpha School in Jackson New Jersey

Mrs. Tomaine’s homeroom — Alpha School in Jackson, NJ, received a donation of pencils and candy from a generous parent.  This homeroom has been running a Kindness Challenge and with that spirit decided to donate their pencils and candy to other students in the school.  Mrs. Tomaine’s students then visited each class and presented them with these unexpected […]

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Turkey Trot Highlights

Alpha School students enjoyed running in our annual Turkey Trot on Wednesday, November 8th. Parents, staff and students cheered on our enthusiastic runners. Certificates were presented to all runners during the Turkey Trot social following the run.

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The Musical Adventure of One-Shot Billy Presented to Alpha School Students in Jackson, New Jersey

One-Shot Billy brought his Musical Adventure to Alpha School in Jackson, New Jersey on Friday, October 13, 2017.  Billy shared his belief that a spark lies within each of us, through his musical presentation. Students particularly admired Billy’s mirror guitar. This was a presentation  that allowed for a lot of audience participation which our budding […]

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Alpha School in Jackson, New Jersey has the high school classes volunteers their time for the “Blessing Bag Brigade”

Mrs. Trainor’s Career Ed class has volunteered their time to put together “Blessing Bags” from donations given.  The Blessing Bag Brigade puts together travel size items in zip lock bags that will give comforter for those in need.  Examples are toothpaste, soap, socks, snacks and any travel size items.  For more in formation go to […]

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