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July 26, 2021

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Summit Board of Education: No Decision Yet on Masking Students

SUMMIT, NJ - Meeting less than six weeks before the first day of classes, the Summit Board of Education heard public input relative to two hot-button issues in advance of the 2021-22 school year -- masks in schools and critical race theory (CRT).

Superintendent of Schools Scott Hough introduced the preparations under way for the upcoming school year, noting that the District would be ...

South Plainfield High School's 2021 Spring Athletes, Coaches, and Teams Recognized

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ ­– Coaches, district administrators, and members of the board of education recently recognized dozens of South Plainfield athletes involved with spring 2021 sports.

During a video presentation held during the South Plainfield Board of Education's (SPBOE) Committee of the Whole meeting, members of the high school's wrestling, baseball, golf, girls ...

Crystal Marr Hired to Fill New Summit School District Role of Director, Student Personnel Services

SUMMIT, NJ - Crystal Marr has joined the Summit Board of Education in the newly-created role of Director of Student Personnel Services. The position was approved at the July 22 Board of Education meeting. Marr, who is relocating with her family from Florida to New Jersey, will be paid an annual salary of $140,000, prorated to reflect her August 9 start date.

In the new ...

Joseph Medica Named New Southern Regional High School Principal

STAFFORD — Eric Wilhelm recently retired as the long time Principal of Southern Regional High School in June.

Joseph Medica was named to serve as the new Southern Regional High School Principal at the July 14 Board of Education. Medica has served as an assistant principal for 12 years before stepping into his new role for the 2021-22 school year. Medica was a science teacher at Southern ...

Joseph Medica Named New Southern Regional High School Principal

STAFFORD — Eric Wilhelm recently retired as the long time Principal of Southern Regional High School in June.

Joseph Medica was named to serve as the new Southern Regional High School Principal at the July 14 Board of Education. Medica has served as an assistant principal for 12 years before stepping into his new role for the 2021-22 school year. Medica was a science teacher at Southern ...

Mold Related Testing Delayed at Sparta's Elementary Schools

SPARTA, NJ- Air scrubbers will begin running in the Helen Morgan School and Alpine School beginning Friday, July 23. At the Sparta Board of Education meeting on Thursday, superintendent Matthew Beck announced mold remediation at the two elementary schools was “delayed slightly.” The contractor’s air scrubbers were already in use at a separate  building within the county ...

Bill Requiring Civics Instruction for Middle Schoolers Signed into Law

TRENTON, NJ – In an effort to ensure students are receiving adequate civics and government education, legislation requiring civics instruction in middle school has been signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy.

The new law directs the Department of Education to require at least one course specifically in civics or United States government as part of the social studies credit ...

Bill Requiring Civics Instruction for Middle Schoolers Signed into Law

TRENTON, NJ – In an effort to ensure students are receiving adequate civics and government education, legislation requiring civics instruction in middle school,has been signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy.

The new law directs the Department of Education to require at least one course specifically in civics or United States government as part of the social studies credit ...

Giant Somerset Hills Used Book Sale Returns to Bernardsville; Donations Taken This Week

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ _ Following a year's interruption due to COVID-19, the 2021 Somerset Hills AAUW (American Association of University Women) used book sale returns to the Bernardsville Middle School on August 5, 6 and 7.

Masks will be required for entry, as per order of the Somerset Hills Board of Education, and hand sanitizer will be available. Attendees will be asked to ...

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