Ellen T. Briggs

Elementary School

Falcon Pride!


Welcome to Briggs!

  • Briggs School
    Mrs. Randi DeBrito

    Mrs. Diane Schilling

    Mrs. Liz West
    School Counselor
    Anti-Bullying Specialist

    Mrs. Jennifer Hirsch
    Nurse, X5317





    School Hours8:35 am - 3:00 pm

    1 Jefferson Drive
    Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849
    (973) 663-0900
    Fax (973) 663-7853



    The week of September 21st-25th is Start With Hello Week as part of the Sandy Hook Promise.  The students will be participating in several activities through out the week to celebrate being kind and being a good friend.   To help us we are asking the following:

    When you are friendly to others, your future is bright!!

    MONDAY 9/21/20:

    “Catch Our Kindness”  watch your teachers Start With Hello!

    TUESDAY 9/22/20:

    “Tie Dye Tuesday” Our kindness ties us together!  Send your teachers pictures in your tie dye/colorful shirts! 

    WEDNESDAY 9/23/20:

    Work Together Wednesday:  Help a family member complete a task!

    THURSDAY 9/24/20:

    I’m kind through and through:  Give 5 compliments throughout the day!

    FRIDAY 9/25/20:

    Friendly Friday:  Wear green, the color of KINDNESS!  Share a picture with your teacher!


    First Day of School Video


    Mrs. De Brito's Virtual Parent Meeting Slide Show


    Recording of Kindergarten Virtual Parent Meeting


    Recording of 1st & 2nd Grade Virtual Parent Meeting


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    • Check out Briggs' faculty and staff message to our students.  #Briggsstrong

    • Check out our Twitter Page https://twitter.com/briggs_school.


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