Califon Literacy Connection

Rutgers University and the Califon Public School have been working together to further enhance Califon's reading literacy program. Check out the video presentation below to learn more about the focus of this initiative:

Welcome to the Califon Public School - Grades Pre-K through 8. If you want small class sizes (Average Class Size=12), excellent teachers, and a school that values a global outreach; then "You belong here!"

 Califon School participates in New Jersey Interdistrict Public School Choice Program!  

Learn about the uniqueness of our school and the advantages of attending the Califon Public School. Contact Dr. James Gamble at 908-832-2828 Ext. 210 or email  We have two (2) school choice seats avaiable for the 2015/16 school year. 

More information can be found here!


Califon Teacher Maryjane Medea is Rutgers Teacher of the Year!
Rutgers Center for Literacy Development (RCDL) announced a statewide all-call for the nomination of teachers for the selection...

Califon December Students of the Month!   
Congratulations to Califon Students of the Month:   Jett Lemley in K Zachary Bergmann in 2nd Rose Weber in 5th ...

Principal Reads to PreK!   
For the past week the Califon Preschool class celebrated Children's Book Week. Each day, an upper grade class came and read to...

Califon Band Students Nominated for Voorhees Honors Band   
Congratulations to the following students for their nomination: 8th Graders: Matthew Brandner- trombone Wendy King- clarinet...

2014/2015 School District Goals   
Five goals have been approved for the 2014/15 school year.