Unity Charter School is a tuition-free, public school in Morris Township that offers a unique approach to education for students from Kindergarten to 8th Grade throughout New Jersey. Enrollment is open to all New Jersey residents.



At Unity, we provide quality academic programs that integrate the principles of sustainability with the New Jersey Core Content Curriculum Standards in our courses of study. We strive to develop life-long learners-capable, confident children who are well-prepared academically and have an understanding of the importance of maintaining a healthy planet for current and future generations.

Anti-Bullying (HIB)

  • As per the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act (ABR) (P.L., 2010, c122), below is Unity Charter School's  Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act grade.

    HIB Report Self-Assessment Grade

  • Anti-Bullying Specialist

    Michael Piacenza
    michael.piacenza@unitycharterschool.org
    973 292 1808

  • Anti-Bullying Coordinator

    Michael Braverman
    michael.braverman@unitycharterschool.org
    973 292 1808

  • Report Anonymously

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  • 5512 Harassement, Intimidation and Bullying Policy Guide Read Policy

Calendar

   September  2014 »
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  • School Closed
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 2, 2014 - 12:00 am
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  • Opening Day for Teachers
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 3, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Community Engagement Committee Meeting
    Starts: 1:00 pm
    Ends: September 2, 2014 - 2:00 pm
    Description: The purpose of the Community Engagement Committee, a subcommittee of the Board of Trustees, is to provide clear, effective communications between the Board of Trustees and the CommUnity, as well as publicize the school to the greater community.

    Our first meeting of the 2014-15 school year will be Tuesday, Sept 2 at 1pm, immediately preceding the "Meet and Greet". Please come introduce yourself and get involved! We need photographers, bloggers, PR-types, social media aficionados, Festival on the Green hosts... stop in and see what we're about. If you wish to receive an agenda via email, please request one from the Chair at stacy.havens@unitycharterschool.org and you will be added to the distribution list.
  • Annual Meet & Greet
    Starts: 2:00 pm
    Ends: September 2, 2014 - 3:00 pm
    Description: Annual Meet & Greet…

    Come to the school on September 4th from 2-3pm to meet your teacher and take a tour of the classroom before school starts!

    For more information, please contact Christine Thorsen: 973-292-1808 or christine.thorsen@unitycharterschool.org
  • 245pm bus ride around the cul-de-sac for new students
    Starts: 2:45 pm
    Ends: September 2, 2014 - 3:00 pm
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  • Speaker for Staff
    Starts: 8:30 am
    Ends: September 3, 2014 - 4:00 pm
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  • First Day for Students
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 5, 2014 - 12:00 am
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  • Annual Welcome Gathering & CommUnity Kickball
    Starts: 2:00 pm
    Ends: September 7, 2014 - 4:00 pm
    Location: Collinsville Park, Morris Township, NJ, United States
    Description: Our Annual Welcome Gathering & CommUnity Kickball game!
    Sunday, September 7th, 2-4pm
    Collinsville Park (weather permitting)

    Enjoy an afternoon of snacks, while getting to know fellow Unity families and play a friendly game of kickball. If your last name begins with A-L, please bring a healthy snack for all to share, such as popcorn, chips and salsa, healthy muffins, cheese and crackers or hummus and veggies. If your last name begins with M-Z, please bring a fruit to share. Collinsville is walking distance from the school, but parking is limited so we are asking families to park at the school and walk to the playground. Keeping our mission in mind, please be sure to bring your own reusable plates, utensils and reusable water bottles, water coolers will be available.

    For more information, call or email Danielle Lang: 973-402-9986 or jndlang@optonline.net
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  • Whole School Viability Committee
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: September 15, 2014 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Unity Charter School
    Description: Agenda TBD and will be updated here. The commUnity are encouraged to attend.
  • High School Information Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: September 15, 2014 - 8:00 pm
16
  • Back to School Night K-4
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: September 16, 2014 - 8:00 pm
17
  • CommUnity Coffee: How To Get Involved
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: September 17, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Early dismissal for students
    Starts: 12:45 pm
    Ends: September 17, 2014 - 1:00 pm
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  • Interest Groups / Electives: Session 1
    Starts: 1:45 pm
    Ends: September 18, 2014 - 2:30 pm
    Description: Unity offers interest groups/electives for all students every week on Thursdays during the last period. The sessions typically run in 6-week cycles. The first session begins September 18th and the options are as follows:

    Lower School Interest Groups for kindergarten through 4th grade:
    Outdoor Sports - using new outdoor space to play a variety of team sports
    Run a Mile for Unity - running around either new outdoor space or laps in the front as in past to prepare for the Fun Run fundraiser
    Cooking Sustainably - cooking using locally grown foods- some even from our garden!
    Sustainable Sculptures - using everyday discard materials into art
    Reader's Theater - making books come alive through performances
    Gardening - tending to our school garden and planters both inside and outside of the school

    Middle School Electives for 5th - 8th grade:
    Poetry House-Word is Born
    Sci Fi Movie Analysis
    Hip Hop
    Digital Photography
    Community Gardens
  • Back to School Night Middle School 5th - 8th
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: September 18, 2014 - 8:00 pm
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  • Enrich & Grow Lunch Time Demo
    Starts: 11:30 am
    Ends: September 19, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    Description: Enrich & Grow will provide a presentation to students of the fall program offerings on September 19th during lunch time. The fall offerings are as follows:

    Mondays: Lego Architect
    Tuesdays: Glass Fusion/Mosaics
    Thursdays: Lego Robotics Team
    Fridays: Potter Book Club & Wizardry School

    All classes are from 2:45pm-3:45pm. Costs vary. Please refer to the Enrich & Grow flyer in your summer mailing packet.
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  • School Closed - Rosh Hashanah
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 26, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Interest Groups / Electives: Session 1
    Starts: 1:45 pm
    Ends: September 25, 2014 - 2:30 pm
    Description: Unity offers interest groups/electives for all students every week on Thursdays during the last period. The sessions typically run in 6-week cycles. The first session begins September 18th and the options are as follows:

    Lower School Interest Groups for kindergarten through 4th grade:
    Outdoor Sports - using new outdoor space to play a variety of team sports
    Run a Mile for Unity - running around either new outdoor space or laps in the front as in past to prepare for the Fun Run fundraiser
    Cooking Sustainably - cooking using locally grown foods- some even from our garden!
    Sustainable Sculptures - using everyday discard materials into art
    Reader's Theater - making books come alive through performances
    Gardening - tending to our school garden and planters both inside and outside of the school

    Middle School Electives for 5th - 8th grade:
    Poetry House-Word is Born
    Sci Fi Movie Analysis
    Hip Hop
    Digital Photography
    Community Gardens
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  • Morristown Festival on the Green
    Starts: 12:00 pm
    Ends: September 28, 2014 - 5:00 pm
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  • Lego Architect
    Starts: 2:45 pm
    Ends: September 29, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Board Meeting
    Starts: 6:30 pm
    Ends: September 29, 2014 - 8:30 pm
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  • Glass Fusion/Mosaics
    Starts: 2:45 pm
    Ends: September 30, 2014 - 3:45 pm
 

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