Welcome to Bound Brook School District News!

We are proud of our students and staff here in Bound Brook and regularly publish news highlighting their paths to success. We invite you to explore these stories and learn more about how our students are bound for success.

In addition, the district publishes news in English and Spanish in its quarterly, printed newsletter “Updates Abound”. The newsletter is mailed to all Bound Brook households.

News can also be found on the district’s social media pages.

District News

Bound Brook School District Names New Superintendent

Bound Brook School District Names New Superintendent

The Bound Brook Board of Education is pleased to announce Dr. Alvin L. Freeman as the new Superintendent of Schools. He officially begins on July 1, 2022. “It is an honor and privilege to be selected as Superintendent of Schools for Bound Brook Public Schools,” Dr....

District is Ahead of the Technological Curve

District is Ahead of the Technological Curve

Long before the pandemic necessitated virtual learning, the Bound Brook School District embraced technology and took steps to put a device into every student’s hands. The technology initiative started in 2007 with the high school's first 1:1 laptop program, later...

A Mindful Approach to Mental Health

A Mindful Approach to Mental Health

The Bound Brook School District knows that mental health is crucial to students’ emotional, social, and overall wellbeing. The district has taken a proactive, wide-reaching approach to evaluate every student and provide unparalleled services to those in need. It...

District Announcements

HPV Vaccine Webinars

Dear Parents, RWJUH Somerset has physicians that will provide educational webinars to Bound Brook residents about the HPV vaccine in order to increase vaccination among individuals aged 9 to 26. The purpose of the vaccine is to reduce the incidence of cancer later in...

Reminder: BBSD PreK/Kindergarten Registration for 2022-23

Dear Parents, As a reminder, registration for Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K) and Kindergarten in Bound Brook School District for the 2022-2023 school year takes place next week from March 21st-March 25th. To register for an appointment and complete the pre-registration...

COVID-19 Vaccine Awareness Event for Teens

Dear Parents, On Tuesday, March 15th from 6:00PM-7:15 PM, EmPoWER Somerset will have a COVID-19 vaccine awareness event for middle and high school youth and their parents/caregivers called "COVID-19 Vaccine For Teens: Questions Asked and Answered." There will be a...

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at BBHS

Dear Parents, Today (3/9) from 3:30PM-5:30PM, there is a COVID-19 vaccination clinic in the Bound Brook High School cafeteria for students, staff, and community members ages 5 and up. The clinic is hosted by Green Brook Family Medicine. Children under the age of 18...

Pre-Registration Process Flyer

Pre-Registration Process Step 1: Go to The BBrook.Org Step 2: Click the Registration Tab Step 3: Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the link: https://genesis.bbrook.org/genesis/openReg Step 4: Security page will appear, please complete Step 5: Please complete...

Updated COVID-19 Guidelines

Dear Parents, In addition to the letter we sent you, we also wanted to ask that you please read the attached document with a summary of the district's updated COVID-19 guidelines. Many thanks, Bound Brook School District Attached Files Updated COVID-19 Guidelines -...

COVID-19 Update Letter for Parents (2/28)

Dear Parents/Guardians, Students, and Staff: The Board of Education, in collaboration with input from the school physician, administration, school nurses, teachers, and staff members, decided at its February 21st meeting to move the district to a “mask optional”...

BBHS Robotics Team’s S.T.E.M. Saturdays

Dear Parents, The Bound Brook High School Robotics Team will be holding outreach events called "S.T.E.M. Saturdays" at the Bridgewater Commons Mall. S.T.E.M. Saturdays will be held once a month from February to May from 12:00PM-2:00PM. More information and...

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Interest Survey

Dear Parents, As the district will be allowing masks to be optional for all students, staff, and visitors, the district is looking to gauge the interest from our parents in a potential COVID-19 vaccination clinic to be held in the district for unvaccinated...

2022 NJSLA Assessment Schedule for BBSD Students

Dear Parents, Please read the attached letter regarding the schedule for the 2022 New Jersey Student Learning Assessment (NJSLA) that will be administered to students in grades 3-11. The testing will be in the areas of English/Language Arts (ELA), Math, and Science....

BBPC Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Dear Parents, Today (2/1) from 3:00PM-6:00PM, the Bound Brook Presbyterian Church (at 409 Mountain Avenue) will have a free Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine clinic for all individuals ages 5 and up. To schedule an appointment, please call 973-328-3344, extension 1277. Walk-ins...

Updated COVID-19 Guidelines for Students

Please read the attached document that outlines updated COVID-19 guidelines for student quarantines, isolation periods, and other important protocols. It is important that you read the document in its entirety. Attached Files Updated COVID-19 Guidelines.pdf Many...

Student COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

As a reminder, Bound Brook School District will have a first dose COVID-19 vaccine clinic today (1/18) at Bound Brook High School from 3:00PM-6:00PM for students ages 5-11. Please read the attached letter for more information. If you still wish to have your child...

BBHS Chimney Rock Frozen Pizza Fundraiser

Dear Parents, The Class of 2022 and the Robotics team are co-hosting a Chimney Rock Frozen Pizza fundraiser from January 10th to January 23rd! Click on the link below to pre-order now! Pick-up will be on January 27th (at a time of your choice) at the Bridgewater...

Social Media Threats and Safety

Dear Parents, The Bound Brook School District is aware of anonymous threats of school shootings and bombings being made on TikTok and other social media platforms against all schools in the United States for this Friday, December 17th. Unfortunately, some of those...

Addressing Issues of Social and Racial Justice in Our Schools

Office of the Superintendent of Schools Dear High School Parents and Students: The district, Board of Education, and administration take all concerns about discrimination very seriously and are committed to creating a welcoming environment for all staff, students, and...

Keeping Our Students Safe

Office of the Superintendent of Schools Dear Middle and High School Parents: I am writing you to inform you of the incidents that the school administration has responded to over the last week and to clear up any confusion or uncertainty as to any of these matters. As...

HPV Vaccine Awareness for Parents

Dear Parents, Please see the attached letter and fact sheet from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset regarding the importance of getting your child vaccinated against HPV (human papillomavirus). The American Cancer Society recommends that boys and girls...

Rediscover Your Community Event

Dear Parents, On Saturday, November 6th from 1:00PM-4:00PM, the 4-H/Middle Earth Student Ambassadors for Community Health will be holding an event titled "Rediscover Your Community." After checking in, families will have the opportunity to rediscover their community...

BBSD’s Weekly Survey

We are once again asking all students in grades 4 through 12, all parents, and all staff to complete our weekly pulse survey so that we can continue to gather information and communicate necessary changes to ensure the best possible learning experience. Please click...

Free Pediatric Flu Vaccine Clinic

Dear Parents, On Thursday, October 28th from 3:30PM-6:30PM, RWJ Somerset will have a free pediatric flu vaccine clinic in the cafeteria of the LaMonte Annex School (337 West Second Street). To register, please call the RWJUH Somerset’s Community Health Department at...

Annual Title I Parent Meeting

Dear Parents, Our Title I Parent Meeting is scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, October 13th at 9:00AM at the LaMonte Annex School (330 West Second Street). This is an opportunity for parents to hear about the district's Title I initiatives and program for the 2021-22...

Job Openings in Bound Brook School District

Dear Parents, The Bound Brook School District is hiring nurse's aides, classroom aides, and substitutes. For more information, please visit our AppliTrack page. Many thanks, Bound Brook School District  

Lunch Application Assistance Session

If you need assistance with completing the application for free and reduced-price school meals, Bound Brook School District will again be assisting parents on Monday, October 11th in the Bound Brook High School gymnasium (111 West Union Avenue) from 12:00PM-3:00PM....

Food Bank at Bound Brook Presbyterian Church

Dear Parents, The Bound Brook Presbyterian Church will be holding a free Food Bank this Sunday (10/10) from 1:00PM-2:30PM. The church is located at 409 Mountain Avenue. You may also still obtain free, freshly prepared meals from the Presbyterian Church when you come...

COVID-19 Testing Updates

Dear Parents: As we are entering the second month of school, I would like to thank all of you for your hard work in helping our students, staff, and community return to full in-person schooling. Our first month of school has been very positive as a result of the...

BBSD Food Bank Moved to Bound Brook Presbyterian Church

Dear Parents, Great news! The BBSD Food Bank has been moved to the Bound Brook Presbyterian Church at 409 Mountain Avenue in Bound Brook. It will take place every Sunday from 1:00PM-3:00PM. You may also still obtain free hot meals from the Presbyterian Church when you...

Superintendent Search

Attached Files:  Bound Brook Survey Links 10 2021-9-24 supt search ad posted 2021-9-20 CALENDAR Bound Brook

Superintendent Search Survey for Parents

Dear Parents, The Bound Brook School District is asking that all parents please complete the Superintendent Search Survey that is linked below. Your input is critically important to the Board of Education in finding a Superintendent who is the perfect fit to meet the...

COVID-19 Quarantine Time Frames

Office of the Superintendent of Schools Dear Parents: We would like to thank all parents, students, teachers, and staff members for making our first full return to school from the pandemic a very successful one! We have all of our students in person with our teachers...

Return to School COVID-19 Update

Dear Parents: The Board of Education and administration would like to welcome you back to school! As we open on Thursday, we would like to remind you of a few items that need to be completed prior to the first day of school. We ask that you complete a screening...

COVID-19 Return to School Update

Dear Parents The Board of Education and administration hope that all of you have had a relaxing, healthy summer. As we prepare for the opening of schools in September, we are informing you of some updates for the health and safety of all of the students and staff....