WTSD Families – If your financial situation has changed due to recent events, please complete the Free & Reduced Application for Breakfast and Lunch.

This application can be found on the Cafeteria page of our website.  Please return the application using one of the following methods:

Email (jflynn@washtwpsd.org), Fax (908-689-2356), or mailing to Brass Castle School, 16 Castle Street, Washington, NJ  07882.


As directed by Governor Murphy all schools will be closed until further notice.   The Governor does not “intend to assess the reopening of schools until at least April 17, 2020, at the earliest.” 


Additional information may be accessed by viewing the E-Blasts section of the website.

Please contact the main offices with any questions or concerns, during this time.

Stay healthy and safe!

Board of Education

Washington Township School District - Lighthouse District

Members of the Washington Township Board of Education:

  • Karen Graf, President
  • Edwards S. Kemp, Jr.,  Vice-President
  • Casey Grimm
  • Jennifer Knittel
  • Kimberley Morris
  • Lauren Schlaffer
  • Anita Smith
  • Keith Neuhs, Superintendent
  • Jean Flynn, Business Administrator

Meetings of the Washington Township Board of Education:

Board of Education Office (908) 689-1119. All meetings are held in the Brass Castle School Library/Media Center.

Meeting Dates Approved for 2019-2020

DateMeeting Information
January 6, 2020(Monday) Board Reorganization/Regular/Public Hearing on School Safety Report
February 10, 2020
March 9, 2020
April 27, 2020Public Hearing on Budget
May 11, 20202020-2021 Annual School Appointments and Adoptions
June 8, 2020
July 13, 2020Public Hearing on School Safety Report
August 24, 2020
September 14, 2020
October 5, 2020Public Hearing of Nurses Service Plan
November 9, 2020Public Hearing on Audit
December 14, 2020
January 4, 2020(Monday) Board Reorganization/Regular/Public Hearing on School Safety Report

The meetings will include the agenda as follows:
Call meeting to order, Minutes, Presentations,  Public Input (agenda items), Minutes,  Secretary’s/ Cash Report, , Superintendent’s Report, Principal’s Report, Technology Report,  Correspondence, Committee Reports – Facilities – Education – Personnel- Finance & Policy, Bills List, Public Input (old and/or new business), Executive Session (when necessary), Open Session, Adjournment.

Information concerning the school system may be obtained by contacting the school administration:

Name, SchoolPhone Number
Mr. Keith T. Neuhs, Superintendent of Schools (908) 689-1119 x 1602
Mrs. Jean Flynn, Bus. Admin./Board Secretary (908) 689-1119 x 1606
Mrs. Jessica Garcia, Principal, Brass Castle School (908) 689-1188 x 3603
Mr. Michael Neu, Principal, Port Colden School(908) 689-0681 x 2503

Harassment, Intimidation, & Bullying (HIB)

Beginning with the September 2011-2012 school year, our district has conscientiously implemented the requirements in the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act. For additional information please click the Read More button.

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