• Welcome to Mrs. Higgins' Class

    We are the "Kind Koalas"
    Room 20
    Name:  Judy Higgins
    Phone:  609-978-5700 x1244
    Email:   jhiggins@staffordschools.org 

    Welcome to my class!  I am looking forward to working with you and your child this year.
    My wonderful Assistants are:
    Assistant AM:  Miss Jane
    Assistant PM:  Miss Robin

    Regular School Hours:   8:55 AM - 3:35 PM
    Early Dismissal Hours:   8:55 AM - 12:55 PM
    Delayed Opening Hours:   10:55 AM - 3:35 PM 
    *Car Line is available from 8:50am-9:05am.  Staff members are at the curb, and in the building, to help deliver your child safely to class. 

    Please refer to Monthly Themes to stay abreast of what we are doing.

    Show & Tell - Every Friday, unless informed otherwise.  Your child may bring something to reinforce the Letter of the Week or Monthly Theme.  This item should fit in the bookbag (nothing breakable or expensive).  We love seeing unusual and educational items!
    Please do not send toys from home on any other days, so as to avoid problems.  Thank you!
    We are in need of magazines for cutting activities.  Thank you for any possible donations.
    Please remember:  To read to your child daily and do the assigned speech homework.  Enjoy this important and special time together.
    Sneakers are needed daily for gymnasium and outdoor play.  Jackets as needed.  Room temperatures vary throughout the building.  You may send a sweater or sweatshirt to remain at school.
    Please attach the child mascot koala picture to your child's bookbag, or worn as a necklace, for easy identification.
    Please check bookbag daily!
      *Although work may not go home every day, your child is very hard at work every day!  :)

    Class Donations - Welcomed and Appreciated:
    Prizes (for the prize box for the children)
    Clorox Wipes
    Candy treats
    Aluminum Foil
    Ziploc bags
    Small drinking cups (3 oz size)
    Thank you on behalf of the children!
    Upcoming Dates to Remember:

     10/02 - 10/06:  Week of Respect & Fire Prevention Week

    10/16:  School Closed - Professional Development Inservice for Staff

    10/17 - 10/20:  Violence and Vandalism Week

    10/20:  Community Helper Day

    10/25:  School Picture Day (info to follow)

    10/31:  Halloween Parade - 9:30 AM (info to follow)