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As parents, your role in our educational journey is invaluable. We cordially invite you to be part of the Parents as Partners 25th Anniversary Conference. This event is scheduled for Thursday, May 23, at New Jersey City University from 9:00 to 2:00. This is a platform for us to collaborate and strengthen our community. Your presence is not just welcomed, but highly valued. Please register with Mrs. Trent by emailing [email protected] or by calling 201-876-4823 at your school to secure your spot. Let us show our appreciation for your active involvement in our community.


Mission Statement

Jotham W. Wakeman School Mission Statement
It is our Mission and Mandate to adhere to our Core Beliefs:  Our main purpose is to improve student achievement.  Effective instruction is our key to improving student achievement.  Effective instruction is delivered all day, every day.  Always have high expectations for ourselves and our students.

About Us

  • 70% of students meet or exceed expectations of NJSLA
  • Chess lessons during the school day from a chess master
  • Outperformed the state in ELA and Math on NJSLA on all grade levels
  • Tara Ruiz
    Teacher of the Year 2022
  • Patricia Ortega
    Educational Services Professional of the Year 2022