Education

June 9, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Ten Morristown residents have received their diplomas from area universities.  Erin Munro and Laura Weiss have received their diplomas from Colgate University. Munro, a graduate of Oak Knoll School, majored in Political Science and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Ten Morristown residents have earned degrees from area colleges.  Noelle Dolan and Dianna Colontonio have graduated from the University of New Hampshire. Colontonio earned a BS degree in Hospitality Cum Laude; Students who received the honor of cum laude graduated with a GPA of ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Neil Holman graduated from the University of Vermont with a Bachelor of Science degree in Community Entrepreneurship. The commencement ceremonies took place on May 20, 2018.  Maeve E. Doherty graduated from the University of Scranton. Doherty earned a Bachelor of Arts degree ...

Read more »

RANDOLPH, NJ — County College of Morris (CCM) presented diplomas to the Class of 2018 on Friday, May 25, at Mennen Sports Arena during its 49th commencement, which consisted of the largest number of graduates in the college’s history to participate in the ceremony. The Class of 2018 includes ...

Read more »

RANDOLPH, NJ – Building on its reputation as a nationally recognized center for cyber security education, County College of Morris (CCM) will be offering high school sophomores, juniors and seniors the opportunity to enroll in a free one-week GenCyber cyber security camp at the college this ...

Read more »

Washington, D.C. (May 18, 2018)— Character.org, the nonprofit organization that validates character initiatives in schools and communities around the world, today designated 73 schools and 5 districts from 17 states as 2018 National Schools and Districts of Character.  Unity Charter School was ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Alliance of Private Special Education Schools in North Jersey has announced the winners for their annual scholarships. The awards were given at the Alliance’s ‘Advocacy in Action’ Conference which took place on April 28that The College of Saint Elizabeth in ...

Read more »

RANDOLPH, NJ – With a room filled with people dressed from the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and the present, County College of Morris (CCM), on Friday, May 4, ushered in the college’s 50th anniversary celebrations at the Annual CCM Foundation Gala held at the Hanover Marriott. The “Dancing through the ...

Read more »

NEWARK, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy came to Newark Wednesday to sign legislation allowing students to apply for state financial aid assistance, joining nine other states nationally to make both tuition and financial aid available to DREAMers. The DREAM Act was a bill created by Congress to allow ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Educational Foundation surpassed last year’s record of $126,000 for Morristown Onstage by raising $143,000 for the 10 schools in the Morris School District to celebrate the 11th year of this “must-see” community event. Sponsors, playbill advertisers and ticket buyers ...

Read more »

Rowan University, NJ -  The Morristown High School Rocketry team, Colonial Rocketry,  placed 5th in the Annual Rowan Blast Off 2018 Rocketry Competition, with points totaling 176.55. Teacher Deborah Spencer led the team which consisted of six MHS students: Erik Vataker, Ava Steneck, Sydnee Day, ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A student from the Academy of Saint Elizabeth is the winner of Seton Hall University's 2018 essay contest: "Young People, Faith and Vocational Discernment, organized by the Catholic Studies Program, announced Seton Hall University. Junior Elizabeth Kilgore of Madison was ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ  - Morristown High School junior Jessica Vogel was among the students honored by the Mayo Performing Arts Center as Music Students of the Month for Outstanding Violinists. Students from schools based in Morristown, Randolph, Florham Park and Madison were honored prior to the ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - On April 12, 2018, parents from Morristown and the surrounding area were invited to participate in an interactive program entitled, “Hidden in Plain Sight.”   This initiative was presented by Morris County Prevention is Key and was designed to help parents of teens recognize ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Educational Foundation (MEF) will host the second part of its annual Parent Education Series on Tuesday, May 1 at 7 pm at Morristown High School, 50 Early Street, Morristown, NJ.  Today’s achieve-at-all-costs pressure starts young and may come with a cost. Almost 80% ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ – For high school students, choosing a college is one of the most exciting and important decisions of their young lives. However, the costs of attending a four-year university has gradual risen over the last few decades, leaving a significant financial burden on families and the ...

Read more »

RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) will be holding its Spring Open House on Saturday, April 21, for high school students and their parents, students attending other colleges who are looking to transfer, and adults interested in returning to school. The Open House takes place in the ...

Read more »

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ -  According to the taskforce facing addiction in the State of New Jersey, addiction to opioids affects people of all genders, races and adults of all ages. In 2015, more than 33,000 people in the United States died as result of opioid overdose, stated the agency. The Youth ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The student led group, March for Our Lives Morristown will be holding a Town hall on Saturday April 7 at Thomas Jefferson School in Morristown. The event will take place from 4pm - 6pm The Town Hall for Our Lives will feature Republican and Democratic candidates running for the ...

Read more »

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -The Morris Plains Municipal Alliance is sponsoring an important event tonight, Monday March 26. The event titled, "Don't Press Send; Kind & Careful On-Line Communication" will focus on teaching strategies to navigate the technological world. The event will take place at the ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The chant “enough is enough” could be heard across Morristown as over 10,000 people participated in the “March For Our Lives Morristown” walk on Saturday March 24. Organized by Bella Bhimani, a sophomore at West Morris Mendham High School, the walk was a non-partisan, student-led ...

Read more »

WHIPPANY, NJ - The Morristown High School Project Graduation committee hosted another successful Dinner and Fashion Show Fundraiser at the Birchwood Manor on Thursday night to raise money for this year’s Morristown High School Project Graduation. Over 450 attended this year's fashion show.

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown and surrounding-area students are planning to participate in a movement called 'March for Our Lives' taking place on Saturday, March 24. Part of a nationwide movement to pass common-sense gun legislation in America, the students plan on gathering in several places across ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Land Conservancy of New Jersey is now accepting applications for its 2018 Scholarship Program. Two scholarships are available to college students who reside in New Jersey and are pursuing a degree in environmental science, natural resource management, conservation, ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris School District has announced the Frelinghuysen Middle School students will have a delayed opening Tuesday March 13 due to no power at the middle school. School officials will update families at 8am with a follow up. The JCP&L outage map shows an outage ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The latest storms to hit the Morristown area caused snow, down trees and electrical wires, and left schools and residents without power. The result, was the closure of  all public schools on Thursday March 8 and Friday March 9. These closures have caused the Morris School District ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Another snow day! Morristown High School seniors can take advantage of this snow day by applying for a scholarship through the Morris Educational Foundation. The Morris Educational Foundation has announced that they are accepting applications from MHS seniors for 12 scholarships ...

Read more »

MORRSITOWN, NJ - Due to the severity of today's storm, the Morris School District has closed all Morristown public school on Thursday March 8.    Sign up to get all the news as it happens at www.TAPinto.net/enews and follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/MorristownTAP/ and on ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris School District has announced that all public schools in Morristown will be closed on Wednesday March 7 due to the expected Nor'easter snowfall.  All extracurricular activities, the Sunrise and Sunset Program as well as community school classes are cancelled. The ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris School District has announced that all public schools will be closed on Monday March 5. The closure is due to downed power lines on streets and sidewalks, said the district. All activities and events are cancelled. Sign up to get all the news as it happens ...

Read more »