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Opportunity Knocks with the East Brunswick Scholars Pathway Program

August 29, 2016

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Seventy percent of East Brunswick High School graduates (517) took an average of three dual-credit courses last year.  

Dual-credit classes provide students with the opportunity to gain both high school and college credits at the same time, moving them forward in higher education while they are still completing their high school requirements and electives. According ...

Sparta High School Ranked Among Highest in NJ Monthly's List

SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School has, once again been named to New Jersey Monthly’s list of Top 100 Public High Schools, coming in at number 50. 

The magazine publishes its top 100 public schools every two years using the New Jersey Department of Education statistics from 337 high schools, including seven charger schools. 

They looked at:

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All Around the Town; Drew Students Tour Madison Downtown to Ring in New School Year

MADISON, NJ - More than 300 Drew University freshmen toured downtown Madison on Saturday with various guides including Mayor Bob Conley, Drew President MaryAnn Baenniger, Councilman Robert Landrigan and other representatives from the borough.

The "Drew Town Tour" has become a tradition as students move into the borough they will call home for the next eight months. 

Merchant ...

Summer Reading Program Concludes with Ice Cream Party and Prize Give-Aways

UNION, NJ – The Sumer Reading Program at the Union Public Library concluded on Thursday with an ice cream party and prize give-away. 

As the Summer Reading Program progressed, students checked off a Bingo box upon completion of specific tasks.  “Of course we encourage children to read over the summer,” said Library Director Karen O’Malley.  ...

Vote Azra Baig For BOE

August 28, 2016

I am reaching out to the South Brunswick Community to show my support and encourage others to support the Re-Election of Azra Baig to the South Brunswick School Board on Nov. 8.

I have witnessed Azra being an active participant in the schools and our community for many years.

Having been involved in the schools as a PTO President and a PTO member myself, I have observed ...

Come to our Open House at Crimson Education

August 29, 2016

Crimson Education will host an open house for parents and prospective students on Monday, September 5 from 2:30pm to 5:00pm and on Saturday, September 10 from 10:30am to 1:00pm at 649 Central Ave. Suite 19, Westfield, NJ 07090. Come meet our staff, get to know our programs, and tour our classrooms.

For middle school students, Crimson Education offers:
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Amelia Bedelia Goes to Medical School

In May of 2014, Herman Parish awoke early one morning with “the worst headache I ever had,” he recalls. Still, he thought he’d get on with his plan for the day: to continue working on Amelia Bedelia Cleans Up. The book was slated to become the latest in the well-loved series created in 1963 by Parish’s aunt, the late Peggy Parish.

Three generations have grown up with ...

Westfield School District Prepares English Language Learners

Westfield Public School students in the “English as a Second Language (ESL)” summer program enhanced their study of English prior to entering first, second, or third grades in September.  The eleven participants in the extended school year program are from China, Brazil, Mexico, Ukraine, Germany, India, Philippines and Russia.

This year, the program focused on learning ...

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