The board of education administers Fair Lawn's schools, including one high school, two middle schools and six…More elementary schools. Besides its offices at Thomas A. Edison School on Fair Lawn Avenue, the board also shares space with the Department of Buildings and Grounds and the Department of Transportation (housing the borough's school buses) on Bergen Avenue.
Bruce Watson is the superintendent of schools in Fair Lawn, while the board of education consists of nine members. Meetings are held monthly.
Thomas Edison School 37-01 Fair Lawn Ave, Fair Lawn, NJ07410 Located on Fair Lawn Avenue, this public school offers a unique educational enivronment for students with…More developmental disabilities. The school also houses the Fair Lawn Board of Education and Administrative offices and hosts monthly BOE meetings.
Fair Lawn Borough Department of Transportation, Buildings and Gr 5-01 Bergen Ave, Fair Lawn, NJ07410 The transportation and buildings and grounds departments both share space with the Fair Lawn Board of Education on…More Bergen Avenue. Part of the department of public works, the buildings and grounds department is responsible for maintaining and repairing the borough's properties. The board of education's transportation department houses and coordinates Fair Lawn's public school buses.
Fair Lawn Bible Church 11-09 Hopper Ave, Fair Lawn, NJ07410 Founded as the First Baptist Church of Fair Lawn in 1930, Fair Lawn Bible Church puts an emphasis on personal faith in…More Jesus Christ as savior and spreading of the gospel message throughout the world. In 1971, the church expanded to include Sunday school classrooms, a choir loft, increased seating capacity and a steeple. Fair Lawn Bible Church offers children's Bible club, pastoral counseling, men's and women's Bible classes, youth groups and family fellowships.
Fair Lawn Driving School 13-03 4th St, Fair Lawn, NJ07410 Since 1959, the Fair Lawn Driving School has been teaching its students automobile safety. Licensed by the…More state of New Jersey, the school offers private lessons, high school driver's education classes, defensive driving courses and corporate driver training. Free door-to-door service is available. The motto of the Fair Lawn Driving School instructors is "A defensive driver is a safe driver."
The Bris Avrohom of Fair Lawn is one of four Bris Avrohom centers in New Jersey. It is an affiliate of the worldwide…More Chabad-Lubavitch Hassidic movement. The synagogue is open to Jews of any walks of life but caters to Russian Jews in particular, often re-acquainting them with Jewish heritage and customs they were barred from practicing in the Former Soviet Union. A common practice at Bris Avrohom, which means "Covenant of Abraham" in Yiddish, is holding Jewish bar mitzvahs and wedding for those who couldn't have them when they were younger.
Bris Avrohom of Fair Lawn also holds Torah classes, Shabbat dinners, Hebrew School, a Jewish women's circle and youth activities. The facilities include a basketball court and a playground.
The recycling division collects recyclables, educates residents about Fair Lawn's recycling program and enforces…More recycling regulations for items such as paper, clothing, electronics and construction materials. Hazardous materials are not accepted for recycling.
Businesses submit a business recycling registration form and report their annual recycling tonnage to the borough. For residents, curbside recycling is cancelled when there are weather-related emergencies or when Fair Lawn schools are closed.
As part of New Jersey's Clean Communities Program, Fair Lawn receives grant money from the state each year for litter prevention and education. The borough has a "Litter Marshal Program" with more than 100 volunteers.
Located in Fair Lawn, The Shirley and Paul Pintel Nursery School of the Fair Lawn Jewish Center/CBI is a preschool…More that provides programs and services for students ages two to five. This nursery school offers an afternoon kindergarten enrichment, with transportation, full-day and half-day programs, before- and after-care, Judaic and secular programs, school trips, family programs, indoor and outdoor play areas, music, dance, yoga classes, a summer camp program and more.
For registration information, you may call the teleophone number or visit the web address provided.
Ro Insler Taekwondo 37-01 Fair Lawn Ave, Fair Lawn, NJ07410 Established by Master Roseanne “Ro” Insler, Ro Insler Taekwondo offers Taekwondo and other martial…More arts training to students of all levels. Classes are held in a club-like setting and in different locations. From September to June, classes are held in the Thomas Edison School Gym; from July through August, they're held at the Fair Lawn Rescue Association.