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Recent News

Transition to Distance Learning Creates Opportunities for Cyber Actors to Disrupt Instruction and Steal Data. Please see the attached document for information.
Each academic year, the exemplary work of our Art Specialists and their students is showcased at the Central Office Exhibit. This year, we are also sharing the exhibit virtually for our extended JCPS community to enjoy.


Mission Statement

The vision of the Julia A. Barnes School is to provide every student with a comprehensive and efficient education. We believe that education is the development of the whole child. While there is an emphasis on academics, there is the additional concern for the social well-being of each child entrusted to our care. A cooperative partnership consisting of students, their family, staff and community members make the goal of a quality education an attainable one for all students.

About Us

  • Bilingual/ESL Hub for Bergen-Lafayette and Greenville Schools
  • Over 20 different nationalities and 9 different languages spoken
  • 12 BLA Enrichment (Breakfast, Lunch, and After School Tutoring) and a Saturday STEAM Program